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Chap. XIL.

The Pharisees reproved

concerning the fabhaih. and did eat the shewbread, which was not 30 He that is not with me is againft me; Jawful for him to eat, neither for them which and he that gathereth not with me scattereth were with him, but only for the prieits

abroad. 5 Or have ye not read in the law, how that, 3! Wherefore I say unto you, Ali manner on the fabbath days the priefts in the temple of fin and blasphemy thall be forgiven unto profane the Sabbath, and are blameless? men: but the blasphemy against the Holy

6 But I say un'o you, That in this place is Ghort Thall not be forgiven unto men. one greater than the temple.

32 And whosoever leaketh a word against 7 But if ye had known what this meaneth, ! the Son of man, it shall be forgiven him: but will have mercy, and not sacrifice, ye would whosoever speaketh against the Holy Ghoit, it not have condemned the guiltless.

shall not be forgiven him, neither in this 8 For the Son of man is Lord even of the fab. world, neither in the world to come. bath day.

33 Either make the tree good, and his 99 And wien he was departed thence, he fruit goud; or else make the tree corrupt, went into their synagogue :

and his fruit corrupt : fer the tree is known by 10 And, behold, there was a man which had his fruit. his hand withered. And they a ked him, say- 340 generation of vipers, How can ye, be. ing, Is it lawful to heal on the sabbath days? ing evil, speak good things! for out of the that they might accuse him.

abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh. II And he said unto them, what man shall 35 A good man out of the good treasure there be among you, that mall have one sheep, of the heart bringeth forth good things; and and if it fail into a pit on the sabbath day, will an evil man out of the evil treasure bringeth he not lay hold on it, and lift it out?

forth evil things. 12 How much then is a man better than a 36 But I say unto you, That every idle word Meep! Wherefore it is lawful to do well on that men shall speak, they shall give account The fabbath day.

thereof in the day of judgment. 13 Then faith he to the man, Stretch forth 37 For by thy words thou thalt be justified, thine hand. And he ftretched it forth; and and by thy words thou thalt be condemned. 11 was restored whole, like as the other.

38 rhen certain of the scribes and of 14 g mien the Pharisees went out, and held the Pharisees answered, saying, Matter, we A council against him, how they might destroy would see a sign from thee. him.

39 But he answered and said unto them, 15 But when Jesus knew it, he withdrew An evil and adulterous generation seeketh himself from thence; and great multitudes after a fign; and there shall no sign be given followed him, and he healed them all;

to it, but the fign of the prophet Jonas : 1h Aud charged them, that they thould not 40 For as Jonas was three days and three make him known:

nights in the whale's belly : rohall the son 17 That it might be fulfilled which was of man be tree days and three nights in the {poken by Efaias the prophet, saying,

heart of the earth. 18 Behold my servant, whom I have chosen; 41 The men of Nineveh shall rise in my beloved, in whom my soul is well pleafed? judgment with this generation, and thall

will put my Spirit upon him, and he shall condemo it: because i hey repented at the thew judgment to the Gentiles.

preaching of Jonas; and, behold, a greater 19 He thall not ftrive, norcry; neither thall ihan Jonas is here. any man hear his voice in the streets.

42. The queen of the south thall rise up in 20 A bruised reed shall he not break, and the judgment with this generation, and thall Smoking flax thall he not quench, till he fend condemn it for the came irom the utter. iorth judgment unto victory:

nioft parts of the earth to hear the wisdom 21 And in his name ihail the Gentiles truft. of Solonion; and, behold, a greater than

229 Then was brought unto him one pos. Solomon is here. Terred with a devil, blind, and dumb: and he 43 When the unclean spirit is gone out of Brealed him, insomuch that the blind and dumb a man, he walketh through dry places, seck. both spake and saw.

ing rent, and findeth none 23 And all the people were amazed, and 44 Then he faith, I will return into my faid, is not this the son of David ?

house from whence I came out; and when 24 But when the Pharisees heard it, they he is come, he findeth it empty, swept, and faid, This fillocv doth not caft out devils, but garnithed. by Beclzebub the prince of the devils.

45 Then goeth he, and taketh with him. 25.And Jerus krew their thoughts, and said self sevep other spirits more wicked than unto them, Every kingdom divided against hitaself, and they enter in and dwell there; irreitis brought to desolation; and every city and the last state of that man is worse than or house divided against itself'Mall not ftand: the first. Even so thall it be also unto this

20 And it Satan cast out Satan, he is divided wicked generation. against himself; How thall then his kingdom 46 Wnile he yet talked to the people, be. stand!

hold, bis mother and his brethren itood with. 27 And if I by Bcelzebub cast out devils, by out, de firing to speak with him. whom do your chilaren caft bem out? there. 47 Then one said unto him, Behold, thy fore they shall be your judges.

mother and thy brethren stand without, dé. 28 t if I cut out 'devils by the Spirit of firing to speak with thee. God, in the kingdom of God is come unto 48° But he answered and said unto him that you.

told him, who is my mother? And who are 29 Or else how can one criter into a ftrong my brethren! man's house, and spoil his goods, except he 49 And he ftretched forth his hand toward firit bind tie itrong mand and then he will his disciples, and said, Behold my mother spoil his house,

2nd my brethren!

Parable of the lower.

S. MATTHEW Divers other parableso So For whosoever thall do the will of my dureth for a while : for when tribulation or Father which is in heaven, the same is my persecution ariseth because of the word, by brother, and fifter, and mother,

and by he is oftended. CHAP. XIII

22 He also that received seed among the 1 Of tbe lower and the seed; with other pa. thorns, is he that heareth the word; and the

rables. 12 Why Chriji taught in parables. care of this world, and the deceitfulness of 53 Cbrift contemned by his countrymen. riches, choke the word, and he becometh un. T "he same day went Jesus out of the houle, fruitful. and fat by the sea lide.

23 But he that received seed into the good 2 And great multitudes were gathered to- ground, is he that heareth the word, and un. gether unto him, so that he went into a mip, derttandeth ir; which also beareth fruit, and and sat; and the whole multitude food on bringeth forth, rome an Lundred fold, some the thore.

fixty, some thirty. 3 And he spake many things onto them 24. Another parable put he forth unto in parables, saying, Behold, i lower went them," saying, the kingdom of heaven is forth to fow";

likened unto a man which sowed good feed 4 And, when he fowed, fome seeds fell by in his field: the way fide, and the fowls came and de. 25 But while men flept, his enemy came Youred them up:

and lowed tares among the wheat, and went 5 Some fell upon fony places, where they his way. had not much earth: and forthwith they 26 But when the blade was sprung up, fprung up, because they had no deepness of and brought forth fruit, then appeared the earth:

tares also. 6 And when the sun was up, they were 27 So the servants of the householder came Scorched; and, because they had not root, and said unto him, Sir, Didit oot thou sow they withered away.

good seed in thy field ? From whence then 7 And some fell among thorns; and the hath it tares ? thorns sprung up and choked them.

28 He said unto them, Anenemy hath done 8 But other fell into good ground, aud this. The servants said unto him, Wilt thou brought forth fruit, fome an hundred fold, then that we go and gather them up! some sixty fold, some thirty fold.

29 But he said, nay; left while ye gathet 9 Who hath ears to hear, let him hear. up the tares, ye root up also the wheat with 1o And the disciples came, and said unto them. him, Why speakeft thou unto them in pa. 30 Let both grow together until the har. rables!

veit : and in the time of harveft I will fay 11 He antwered and said unto them, Be- to the reapers, Gather ye together first the caufe it is given unto you to know the my. tares, and bind them in bundles to burn Aeries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them them: but gather the wheat into my barn. it is not given.

31. Another parable put he forth unto 12 For whosoever hath, to him shall be gi. them," saying, The kingdom of heaven is ven, and he thall have more abundance; but like to á grain of mutlard seed, which i whosoever hath not, from him Mall be taken man took, and lowed in his field : away even that he hath.

32 Which indeed is the leaft of all recds! 13 Therefore fpeak I to them in parables : but when it is grown, it is the greatest % because they seeing, see not; and hearing mong herbs, and becometh a free, so that they hear not; neither do they underttand. the birds of the air come and lodge in the

14 And in them is fulfilled the prophecy branches thereof, of Efaias, which faith, By hearing ye thaíl -33,9 Another parable spake he unto them; hear, and thall not understand ; and seeing the kingdom of heaven is like unto leven, ye thall see, and shall not perceive :

which a woman took, and hid in three meae 15 For this peoples' heart is waxed gross, sures of meal, till the whole was leavened. and their ears are dull of hearing, and their 34. All these things (pake Jesus unto the eyes they have closed ; lett at any time they multitude in parables; and without a pa thould see with their eyes, and hear with rable Sp ke he not unto them : their ears, and should underftand with their 35 That it might be fulfilled which was heart, and thould be converted, and I thould spoken by the prophet, saying, I will open heal them.

my mouth in parables; I will utter things 16 But bleffed are your eyes, for they fee; which have been kept secret from the foun. and your cars, for thy hear.

dation of the world. 19. For verily I say unto you, That many 36 Then Jesus sent the multitude away, prophets and righteous men have defired to and went into the house: and his disciples fee those things which ye see, and have not came unto him, saying, Declare unto us the seen them; and to hear' those things which parable of the tares of the field. ye hear, and have not heard them.

37 He answered and said unto them, He 18 Hear ye therefore the parable of the that rowcth the good feed is the son of rower.

man: 19 When any one heareth the word of the 38'The field is the world; the good seed kingdom, and underftandeth it not, then are the children of the kingdom; but the cometh the wicked one, and catcheth away tares are the children of the wicked on: that which was sown in his heart. This is he 39 The enemy that fowed them is the which received seed by the way fide. devil; the harvest is the end of the world;

20 But he that received the l'eed into fony and the reapers are ihe angels. places, the same is he that heareth the word, 40 As therefore the tares are gathered and anon with joy receiveth it;

and burned in the fire ; fo thall it be in the 21 Yet hath he not ront in himself, but end of this world.

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