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S. MARK. to his disciples. the door, and sat upon it. (and shewed unto the chief

3 His countenance was like priests all the things that lightning, and his raiment were done. white as snow:

12 And when they were as4 And for fear of him the sembled with the elders, and keepers did shake, and be- had taken counsel, they gave came as dead men,

large money unto the sol5 And the angel answered diers, and said unto the women, 13 Saying, Say ye,His disciFear not ye: for I know that ples came by night, and stole ye seek Jesus, which was him away while we slept. crucified.

14 And if this come to the t 6 He is not here: for he is governor's ears, we will perrisen, as he said. Come, see suade him, and secure you. the place where the Lord 15 So they took the money, lay.

and did as they were taught: g 7 And go quickly, and tell and this saying is commonly his disciples that he is risen reported among the Jews from the dead; and, behold, until this day: he goeth before you into Ga-116 Then the eleven discililee; there shall ye see him: ples went away into Galilee, lo, I have told you.

into a mountain where Jesus Ś And they departed quick- had appointed them. ly from the sepulchre with 17 And when they saw fear and great joy; and did him, they worshipped him:

to bring his disciples but some doubted. word.

t 18 And Jesus came and d 9 f And as they went to tell spake wito them, saying, his disciples, behold, Jesus All power is given unto me niet theil, saying, All hail. in heaven and in earth. And they came and held him 19 4 Go ye therefore, and by the feet, and worshipped cach all nations, baptizing him.

them in the name of the 1' 10 Then said Jesus unto Father, and of the Son, and them, Be not afraid: go tell of the Holy Ghost: my brethren that they go in- « 20 Teaching them to obto Galilee, and there shall serve all things whatsoever they see me.

I have commanded you: and, fiifNow when they were lo, I am with you alway,«ren going, behold, some of the unto the end of the world. watch came into the city,! Amen.

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The GOSPEL according to St. MARK.
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the Son of God;
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Christ baptized. CHAP. I. Peter and others called. messenger before thy face, spirit driveth him into the which shall prepare thy way wilderness. before thee.

t 13 And he was there in the 3 The voice of one crying, wilderness forty days, temptin the wilderness, Prepare ed of Satan; and was with the ye the way of the Lord, niake wild beasts; and the angels his paths straight.

ministered unto him. + 4 John did baptize in the f 14 Now after that John wilderness, and preach the was put in prison, Jesus baptism of repentance for came into Galilee, preachthe remission of sins.

ing the gospel of the king& 5 And there went out unto dom of God, him all the land of Judea, d 15 And saying, The time and they of Jerusalem, and is fulfilled, and the kingdom were all baptized of him in of God is at hand: repent ye, the river of Jordan, confess- and believe the gospel. ing their sins.

f 16 Now as he walked by fo And John was clothed the sea of Galilee, he saw Siwith camel's hair, and with mon and Andrew his brother a girdle of a skin about his casting a net into the sea: for loins; and he did eat locusts they were fishers. and wild honey;

d 17 And Jesus said unto t? And preached, saying, them, Come ye after me, and There cometh one mightier I wiỦ make you to become than I after me, the latchet fishers of men. of whose shoes I am not wor- f 18. And straightway they thy to stoop down and un- Porsook their nets, and fol. loose.

lowed him. + 8 I indeed have baptized

19 And when he had gone you with water: but he shall a little farther thence, he baptize you with the Holy saw James the son of ZebeGhost.

dee, and John his brother, ( 9 And it came to pass in who also were in the ship those days, that Jesus came mending their nets. from Nazareth of Galilee, 20 And straightway he and was baptized of John in called them: and they left Jordan.

their father Zebedee in the $ 10 And straightway com- ship with the hired servants, ing up out of the water, he and went after him. saw ihe heavens opened, d 21 And they went into Caand the Spirit like a dove pernaum; and straightway descending upon him: on the sabbath day he enter1 11 And there came a voice ed into the synagogue, and from heaven, saying, Thou taught. art my beloved Son, in whom 22 And they were astonishI am well pleased.

ed at his doctrine: for he s 12 And immediately the taught them as one that had

Christ healeth


many diseased, authority, and not as the sun did set, they brought scribes.

unto him all that were diss 23 And there was in their eased, and them that were synagogue a man with an possessed with devils. unclean spirit; and he cried

33 And all the city was gaout,

thered together at the door. t 24 Saying, Let us alone; m34 And he healed many what have we to do with that were sick of divers disthee, thou Jesus of Naza- eases, and cast out many reth? art thou come to de- devils; and suffered not the stroy us? I know thee who devils to speak, because they thou art, the Holy One of knew him. God.

d 35 And in the morning, 25 And Jesus rebuked him, rising up a great while besaying, Hold thy peace, and fore day, he went out, and decome out of him.

parted into a solitary place, m26 And when the unclean and there prayed. spirit had torn him, and 36 And Simon and they cried with a loud voice, he that were with him followed came out of him.

after him. t 27 And they were all 37 And when they had amazed, insomuch that they found him, they said unto questioned among

them- him, All men seek for thee. selves, saying, What thing 38' And he said unto them, is this? what new doctrine Let us go into the next is this? for with authority towns, that I may preach commandeth he even the un- there also: for therefore clean spirits, and they do came I forth. obey him.

m39 And he preached in & 28 And immediately his their synagogues throughfame spread abroad through- out all Galilee, and cast out out all the region round devils. about Galilee.

d 40 And there came a leper f 29 And forth with, when to him, beseeching him, and they were come out of the kneeling down to him, and synagogue, they entered into saying unto him, If thou the house of Simon and An- wilt, thou canst make me drew, with James and John. clean.

30 But Simon's wife's most 41 And Jesus, moved with ther lay sick of a fever, and compassion, put forth his anon they tell him of her. hand, and touched him, and n31 And he came and took saith unto him, I will; be her by the hand, and lifted thou clean, her up; and immediately the m42 And as soon as he had fever left her, and she minis- spoken, immediately the letered unto them.

prosy departed from him, $32 And at even, when the land he was cleansed.

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The sick of

CHAP. II. the palsy healed. 43 And he straitly charged reasoning in their hearts, him, and forth with sent him t 7 Why doth this man thus away;

speak blasphemies? who can ( 44 And saith unto him, See forgive sins but God only? thou say nothing to any man: / 8 And immediately when but go thy way, shew thyself Jesus perceived in his spirit to the priest, and offer for that they so reasoned within thy, cleansing those things themselves, he said unto which Moses commanded, them, Why reason ye these for a testimony unto them. thing's in your hearts? f45 But he went out, and 9 Whether is it easier to began to publish it much, say to the sick of the palsy, and to blaze abroad the mat- Thy sins be forgiven thee; ter, insomuch that Jesus or to say, Arise, and take up could no more openly enter thy bed, and walk? into the city, but was with t*10 But that ye may know out in desert places: and that the Son of man hath they came to him from every power on earth to forgive quarter,

sins, (he saith to the sick of & CHAP. II.

the palsy,) ND he entered into

, Arise, days; and it was noised that thy way into thine house. he was in the house.

mi2 And immediately he s 2 And straightway many arose, took up the bed, and were gathered together, in- went forth before them all; somuch that there was no insomuch that they were all room to receive them, no, not amazed, and glorified God, so much as about the door: saying, We never saw it on and he preached the word this fashion. unto them.

f 13 And he went forth again 3 And they come unto him, by the sea side; and all the bringing one sick of the pal- multitude resorted unto him, sy, which was borne of four. and he taught them. o 4 And when they could not d 14 And as he passed by, come nigh unto him for the he saw Levi the son of Alpress, they uncovered the pheus sitting at the receipt roof where he was: and when of custom, and said unto they had broken it up, they him, Follow me.

And he let down the bed wherein the arose and followed him. sick of the palsy lay. f 15 And it came to pass, t*5 When Jesus saw their that, as Jesus sat at meat in faith, he said unto the sick his house, many publicans of the palsy, Son, thy sins and sinners sat also together be forgiven thee.

with Jesus and his disciples, 6 But there were certain of for there were many, and the scribes sitting there, and I they followed him.

Eateth with publicans. S. MARK. Withered hand healed.

16 And when the scribes that he went through the and Pharisees saw him eat corn fields on the sabbath with publicans and sinners, day; and his disciples began, they said unto his disciples, as they went, to pluck the How is it that he eateth and ears of corn, drinketh with publicans and C 24 And the Pharisees said sinners?

unto him, Behold, why do t 17 When Jesus heard it, they on the sabbath day that he saith unto them, They which is not lawful? that are whole have no need 25 And he said unto them, of the physician, but they Have ye never read what that are sick: I came not to David did, when he had call the righteous, but sin- need, and was an hungred, ners to repentance.

he, and they that were with f 18 And the disciples of him? John and of the Pharisees 26 How he went into the used to fast: and they come house of God in the days of and say unto him, Why do the Abiathar the high priest, disciples of John and of the and did eat the shew-bread, Pharisees fast, but thy disci- which is not lawful to eat ples fast not?

but for the priests, and gave 1 19 And Jesus said unto also to them which were them, Can the children of the with him? bride-chamber fast, while t 27 And he said unto them, the bridegroom is with them? The sabbath was made for as long as they have the man, and not man for the bridegroom with them, they sabbath: cannot fast.

28 Therefore the Son of 20 But the days will come, man is Lord also of the sabwhen the bridegroom shall bath. be taken away from them,

CHAP. III. and then shall they fast in those days.

into the synagogue; and t 21 No man also seweth a there was a man there which piece of new cloth on an old had a withered hand. garment: else the new piece c 2 And they watched him, that filled it up taketh away whether he would heal him from the old, and the rent is on the sabbath day; that made worse.

they might accuse him. 0 22 And no man putteth 3 And he saith unto the new wine into old bottles: man which had the withered else the new wine doth burst hand, Stand forth. the bottles, and the wine is 4 And he saith unto them, spilled, and the bottles will Is it lawful to do good on the be marred: but new wine sabbath days, or to do evil? to must be put into new bottles. save life, or to kill? But they 23 And it came to pass, (held their peace,


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