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Jerusalem's deftruction foretold. Chap. xxl. Signs foregoing the laf day 38 For he is not a God of the dead, but rents, and brethren, and kinsfolks, and of the living: for all live unto him.

friends; and some of you shall they cause 39 Then certain of the scribes answering, to be put to death. faid, Master thou haft well said.

17 And ye thall be hated of all men for 46 And after that they durft sot ak him my name's sake. any qarfiion at all.

18 But there thall not an hair of your head 417 And he said unto them, How say they perith. that Christ is David's fon?

19 In your patience poffefs ye your souls. 42 And David himself faith in the book of 20 And when ye thall see Jerusalem com. Psalms, The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit paffed with armies, then know that the de. thou on my right hand,

folation thereof is nigh. 43 Till I make thine enemies thy footstool. 21 Then let them which are in Judea fiec

44 Davia therefore calleth him Lord, how to the mountains; and let them which are in is he then his son?

the midft of it depart out; and let not them 45. Then in the audience of all the peo. that are in the countries enter thereinto. ple, he said unto his disciples,

- 22 For these be the days of vengeance, 46 Beware of the scribes, which defire to that all things which are' written may be walk in long robes, and love greetings in fulfilled. the markets, and the highest seats in the 23 But woe unto them that are with child, synagogues, and the chief rooms at feasts; and to them that give suck in those days!

47 Which devour widows' houses, and for for there mall he great distress in the land, a thew make long prayers: the same thall and wrath upon this people. receive greater damnation.

24 And they mail fall by the edge of the CHA P. XXI.

sword, and thall be led away captive into 1 Tie poor widow is commended. S. The de. all pations: and Jerufalem mall be troduen

firuction of the temple and city, foretold. down of the Gentiles, until the times of the Aviatie conseked up and fames the rich men Gentiles be fulfilled.

25 9 And there shall be signs in the sun, 2 And he saw airo a certain poor widow and in the moon, and in the Itars; and catting in thither two mites,

upon the earth diftress of nations, with pere 3 And he said, of a truth I say unto you, plexity; the sea and the waves roaring; That this poor widow hath caft in more than 26 Men's hearts failing them ior Icar, and they all.

for looking after tho'e things which are com. 4 For all these bave of their abundance ing on the earth: for the powers of heaven tant in unto the offerings of God: but the mall be taken. of her penury hath caft in all the living that 27. And then thall they see the Son of Man The had.

coming in a cloud, with power and great 59 And as some spake of the temple, how glory. it was adorned with goodly stones and gifts, 28 And when these things begin to come to he said,

pass, then look up, and litt up your heads; 6 As for these things wrich ye behold, the for your redemption draweth nigh. days will come, in the which there mall not 29. And he (pake to them a parable; Be. be left one itoné upon another, that Mall not hold the fig tree, and all the trees; be thrown down.

30 When they now Moot forth, ye fee and 7 And they asked him, saying, Mafter, but know of your own selves that summer is now when thall these things bed and what sign nigh at hand. will there be when these things thall come 31 So likewise ye, when ye see these things to pass?

come to pass, know ye that the kingdom of 8 And he said, Take heed that ye be not God is nigh at hand. deceived: for many thall come in iny name, 32 Verily I say unto you, This generation saying, I am Chrift; and the time draweth thall not pass away till all be fulfilled. near : go ye not therefore after them. 33 Heaven and earth fhall pass a way ; but

9 But when ye fall hear of wars and com- my words shall not pass away motions, be not terrified: for these things 34 And take heed to yourselves, left at any must first come to pass; but the end is not time your hearts be overcharged with surteit. by and.by.

ing, and drunkenness, and cares of this lite, so Then said he unto them, Nation Mall and so that day come upor you unawares. rise against nation, and kingdom against 35 For as a snare Mall it come on all them kingdom:

that dwell on the face of the whole earth. ii Andgreat earthquakes Mhall be in divers :36 Watch ye therefore, and pray always, places, and famines, and peftilences; and that ye may be accounted worthy to escape learful lights, and great figns shall there be all these things that shall come to pass, and to from heaven.

ftand before the Son of Man. 12 But before all these they Mall lay their 37 And in the day-time he was teaching hands on you, and persecute you, delivering in the temple; and at night he went out, you up to the synagogues, and into prisons, and abode in the mount that is called the being brought before kings and rulers for my mount of Olives. name's fake.

38 And all the people came early in the 13 And it hall turn to you for a testimony. morning to him in the temple, for to hear

14 Settle it therefore in your hearts, not to m. meditate before what ye mall answer?

CHA P. XXII. ss for I will give you a mouth and wif. 1 The Fews conspire again Chrif: 3 Saran dom, which all your adversaries thall not preparerb judas to hetray him. be able to gainsay nor reift.

Ow the feast of unleavened bread drew To And ye dhall be betrayed both by 24- nigh, which is called the Pastores,

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The Lord's Supper infitutet.

LUKE. Chrif deceived and betrayed. 2 And the chief prietts and feribes fought at meat, or he that serveth! Is not he that how they might kill him; for they feared fitteth at meat? But I am among you as he the people.

that servethi. 3. Then entered Satan into Judas sur. 28 Ye are they which have continued with named Iscariot, being of the nun: ber of the me in my tempiations : twelve.

29 Ani 1 appoint unto you a kingdom, is 4 And he went his way, and communed my Father hath appointed unto me ; with the chief prieits and captains, how he 30 That ye may eat and drink at my table might betray him uxo them.

in my kingdon, and fit on thrones, judging and they were glad, and covenanted to the twelve tribes of Israel. give him money.

31 9 And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, And he promiseda anni fought opportu- behold, Satan hath delired to bave you, that mity to hetray him unto enem in the absence he may find you as wheat : os the multitude.

32 But have prayed for thee, that the 79 Then came the day, of unleavened faith fail not; and when thou art convertei, bread, when the pailover must be killed, trengthen thy brethren.

8 And he tent Peter and John, saying, Go 33 And he said unto him, Lord, I am and prepare us the pastover, that we may eat. ready to go with thee, both into prison, and

9 And they said unto him, Where wilt thou to death. that we prepare !

34 And he said, I tell thee, Peter, the cock 10 And he said unto them, Behold, when mall not crow this day, before that thou ye arc entered into the city, there ihall a thalt thrice deny that thou knowe it me. man meet you, bearing a pitcher of water; 35 And he said unto them, When I sent you follow him into the house where he entereth without purse, and ferip, and thoes, lacked in.

ye any thing! And they laid, Nothing. And ye shall say unto the good man of 36 Then said he unto them, But now, he the house, The Mafter faith unto Thee, Where that hath a purse, let him take it, and like is the queit-chamber, where i hall eat the wife bis fcrip: and he that hath no sword, pairover with my disciples !

let him sell his garmeni, and buy one. 12 And he hall thew you a large upper 37 For I say unto you, That this that is soom furnithed: there make ready.

written murt yet be accomplithed in me 13 And they went, and found as he had And he was reckoned among the trans faid unto them : and they made ready the gressors : for the things concerning me hare pastover.

an end. 14 And when the hour was come, he sat 38 And they said, Lord, behold, here are down, and the twelve apoftles with him. two swords. And he said unto them, It is

15 And he said unto them, With defire I enough. have dead to eat this pattover with you 39° And he came out, and went, as he before I luter.

was wont, to the mount of Olives; and his 16 For I say unto you, I will not any more disciples also followed him. eat thereof, until it be fulfilled in the king- 40 And when he was at the place, he said dom of God.

unto them, Pray that ye enter not into 17 And he took the cup and gave thanks, temptation. and said, Take this and divide it ainong your. 41 And he was withdrawn from them felves:

about a itone's caft, und kneeled down, and 18 For I say unto you, I will not driuk of prayed, the fruit of the vine, until the kingdom of 42 saying, Father, if thou be willing, reGod shall come.

move this cup from me: nevertheless, sot 19 9 And he took bread, and gave thanks, my will, but thine, be done. and brake it, ard gave unto them, saying, 43 And there appeared an angel unte him This is my body which is given for you : from heaven, ftrengthening him. this do in remembrance of me.

44 And being in an agony, he prayed 20 Likewise also the cup after supper, say. more rocftly: and his Tweat was Is it ing, This cup is the new testament in my were great drops of blood falling down to blood which is thed for you.

the ground. 21 [ But, behold, the hand of him that 45. And when he role up from prayer, and betrayeth me is with me on the table. was come to his disciples, he found them

22 And truly the Son of man goeth, as it deeping or forrox. was determined: but woe unto that man by 48 And said unto them, Why feep yet Rik whom he is betrayed!

and pray, left ye enter into temptation. 23 And they began to enquire among them. 47 And while he yet fpake, behold, & relves, which of them it was that would do multitude, and he that was calico Judas, one this thing.

of the cuelve, went before them, and are 24 9 And there was also a strife among near upto Jesus to kiss him. them," which of them should be accounted the 48 But Jesus said unto him, Judas, betrayeit greatest.

thou the son of Man with a kiss ? 25 And he said unto them, the kings of 49 When they which were about him (aw the Gentiles exercise lordihip over them; what would tollow, they said unto him, I ord, and they that exercise authority upon them fall we (mite with the sword? are called benetactors.

So And one of them (mote the servant of 26 But ye shall not be so: but he that is the high priest, and cut off his right ear. greatett among you, let him be as the 51 And Jesus answered and said, Suiter ye younger; and he that is chief, as he that thus far. And he touched his ear, and healed doth serve,

him. 27 For whether is greater, he that fittech 53 Trien Jcfus Said unto the chief pricas He is accused, mocked, and Chap. xxiii.

delivered to be crucified, and captains of the temple, and the elders, out all Jewry, beginning from Galilee to which were come to him, Be ye come out as this place. against a thiet, with Swords and staves?

6 When Pilate heard of Galilee, he asked $3 When I was daily with you in the tem. whether the man were a Galilean. ple, ye ttretched forth no hands against me; 7 And as soon as he knew that he belonged but this is your hour, and the power of unto Herod's jurisdiction, he sent him to Herod, darkness.

who himself was also at Jerufalem at that time. 54 Then took they him, and led him, 8 And when Herod law Jefus, he was ex. and brought him into the high priett's house. ceeding glad: for he was defirous to see him And Peter followed afar off.

of a long season, because he had heard many 55 And when they had kindled a fire in things of him: and he hoped to have seen the midit of the hall, and were set down some miracle done by him. together, Peter sat down among them.

9 Then he questioned with him in many 3S But a certain maid beheld him as he fat words; but he answered him nothing. by the fire, and earueftly looked upon him, 10 And the chief prieits and scribes food and said, This man was also with him. and vehemently accused him.

57 And he denied him, ing, Woman, I U And Herod with his men of war set him know him not.

at nought, and mocked bin, and arrayed hiin 58 And after a little while, another faw in a gorgeous robe, and sent him again to him, and said, Thou art also of them. And Pilate. Peter said, Man, I am not.

12 G And the same day Pilate and Herod 59 And about the space of one hour after, were made friends together; for before they another confidently aitirmed, saying, of a were at enmity between themselves. truth this fellow also was with him; for le 13 C And Pilate, when he had called tois a Galilean.

gether the chief priests, and the rulers, and 60 And Peter said, Man, I know not what the people, thou Sayeft. And immediately, while he yet 14 Said unto them, Ye have brought this fpake, the cock crew,

man unto me, as one that perverteth the 61 And the Lord turned, and looked upon people: and belold, I, having examined bir Peter: and Peter remembered the word of the before you, have found no fault in this man Lord, how he had said unto him, Before the touching those things whereof ye accuse him; cock crow, thou ihalt deny me i hrice.

15 No, nor yet Herod : for 1 fent you to 62 And Peter went out, and wept bitterly. him; and, lo, nothing worthy of death is 63 | And the men that held Jetus mocked done unto him: him, and smote bim,

16 I will therefore chastise him, and re04 And when they had blindfolded him, lease bim. they ftruck him on the face, and asked him, 17 (For of neceffity he must release one unsaying, Prophesy, Who is it that (mote thee to them at the feaft.)

0; And many other things blasphemoully 18 And they cried out all at once, say. Spake they against him.

ing, Away with this man, and release unto 66 G And as soon as it was day, the elders us Barabbas : of the people, and the chief priests, and the 19 (Who for a certain fedition made in the scribes, came together, and led him into city, and for murder, was cast into prison :) their council, saying,

20 Pilate therefore willing to release Jesus, 67 Art thou the Chrift! tell us. And he spake again to them. Said unto them, if I tell you, ye will not 21 But they cried, saying, Crucify him, believe:

crucifv him. 68 And if I also ask you, ye will not answer 22 And he said unto then the third time, me, nor let me go.

Why, what evil bath he done? Lhave found by Hereafter shall the Son of Man fit on the no cause of death in him: I will therefore right hand of the power of God.

chastise him, and let him go. 70 Then said they all, Art thou then the 23. And they were inttant with loud voices, Son of God? And he said unto them, Ye say requiring that he might be crucified: and that I am.

the voices of them and of the chief priests 71 And they said, What need we any fur. prevailed. ther witness! For we ourselves have heard of 24 And Pilate gave sentence, that it thould his own mouth,

be as they required. CHAP. XXIII.

25 And he released unto them him that for i Jefus accused before Pilate, 7 lent to Herod, sedition and murder was caft into prison, 11 mocked, and sent back Pilate, 25 delia whom they had desired; but he delivered vered to be crucified: 33 two evil-doers are Jesus to their will. crucified with him: 46 bis death and burial. 26 And as they led him away, they laid ND the whole multitude of them arose, hold upon one Simon, a Cyrenian, coming and led him unto Pilate.

out of the country, and on him they laid the 2 And they began to accuse him, saying, cross, that lie might bear it atter Jérus, We found this fellow perverting the nation, 27 And there followed him a great com. and forbidding to give tribute to Cesar, say. pany of people, and of women, which also ing, That he himself is Chritt a king. bewailed and iamented him.

Ş'And Pilate asked him, saying, Art thou 28 But jesus, turning unto them, said, Daugh. the king of the Jews!. And he answered him ters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but weep and said, Thou sayeft it.

for yourselves and for your chileiren. 4 Then said Pilate to the chief priefts, and 29 For, behoid, the days are coming, in the to the people, I find no fault in this man. which they hall say, Bleffed are the barren,

5 And they were the more fierce, saying, and the wombs that never bare, and the paps He Airreth up the people, teaching through which never gave fuck.

Chrif is crucified.

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His refurre lines. 30 Then Mail they begin to lay to the moun. 56 And they returned, and prepared (f igen tains, Fall on us; and to the hills, Cover us. and ointments; and refted the fabbath day,

31 For if they do these things in a green according to the commandment, tree, what Mall be done in the dry!

CHA P. XXIV. 32 And there were also two others male- I Chriftus refurretiion declared torbe svi factors led with him to he put to death.

13 He appeareth, si and afcendeth.

OW which is called Calvary, there they crucified early in the morning, they came unto him, and the maleiaetors: one on the right the sepulchre, bringing che i pices were de hand, and the other on the left.

had prepared, and certain others with them 34 Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; 2 And they found the Itone rolled any for they know not what they do. And they from the fepulchre. parted his raiment, and cartiots.

3 And they entered in, and found not the 35 And the people ftood beholding: and body of the Lord Jesus. the rulers also with them derided him, say: 4 And it came to pass, as they were exech ing, He savet others; let him save himself, perplexed thereabout, behold, tivo reen stood it he be Christ, the chosen of God.

by them in thining garments: 36 And the cldiers also inocked him, com. SAnd as they were afraid, and bowed down ing to him, and offering hin vinegar, toeir faces to the earth, they said unto them,

37 And saying, If thou be the king of the Why seek ye the living among the dead! Jews, fave thyfelt.

6 He is not here, but is rilea: remember 38 And a lúpericription also was written how hc spake unto you when he was yet ia over him ja letters of Greek, and Latin, Galilee, and Itebrew, THIS IS THE KING OF 7 Saying, The Son of Man must be deli. THE JEWS.

vered into the hands of fintul men, and be 39 And one of the malefactors which crucified, and the third day nfe again. were hanged raileu on him, saying, If thou 8 And they remembered his words, be Christ, lave chyself and us.

9 And returned from the fepulchre, and 40 But the other auswering, rebuked him, told all these things to the eleven, and usta faying, Doll not thou fear God, seeing thou all the rest. art in the same condemnation!

10 It was Mary Magdalene, and Joants, 41 And we indeed jutly; for we reccive and Mary the morber of James, and other the due reward of our deeds: but this man women that were with them, which wid hath done nothing amiss.

these things unto the apostles. 42. And he said unto Jefus, Lord, remem. I1 And their words seemed to them as ber me when thou cmeit into thy kingdom. idle tales, and they believed them not.

43 And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say 12. Then arose Peter, and ran unto the unto thec, To-day thalt thou be with me in fepulchre; and, stooping down, he beheld the paradise.

linen clothes laid by themselves, and do 44 And it was about the fixth hour, and parted, wondering is himself at that which there was a darkness over all the earth until was come to pars, the nin h hour.

13 | And, behold, two of them went that 45 And the sun was darkened, and the veil same day to a village called Emmaus, which of the temple was rent in the midit.

was from Jerusalem about threescore for. 46 And when Jesus had cried with a longs. loud voice, he said, Father, into thy hands 14 And they talked together of all these I commcnd my spirit; and, having said thus, things which had happened. he gave up the ghost.

15 Aud it came to pass, that while they 47 Now when the centurion law what was communed togetler, and rcafoned, Jefu done, he glorified God, saying, Certainly himself drew near, and went with them. this was a righteous man.

16 But their eyes were bolden, that they 48 And all the people that came together to should not know him. that fight, beholding the things which were 17 And he said unto them, What manne done, I'mote their breafts, and returned. of communications are there that ye has

49 And all his acquaintance, and the wae one to another, as ye walk, and are fad! men that followed him from Galilee, ftood 18 And the one of them, whose name ** afar off, bcholding these things.

Cleophas, answering, said unto him, at 50 q'Aud behold, there was a man named i hou only a stranger in Jerusalem, and let Josephi, a counsellor; and be was a good not known the things which are come topeis man, and a jutt:

there in these days? 51' (The same had not consented to the 19 And he said unto them, What things? counsel and deed of them :) be was of Ari. And they said unto him, Concerning das mathea, a city of the Jews; who also him. of Nazareth, which was a prophet mighty seif waited for the kingdom of God.

in deed and word before God and all the 52 This man went unto Pilate, and begged people : the body of Jesus.

20 And how the chief priefts and out 53 And he took it down, and wrapped it rulers delivered him to be coadem ned lo in linen, and laid it in a sepulchre that was death, and have crucified lim. hewn in ftone, wherein never man before 21 But we trusted that it had heen he

which should have redcenicd Israel and, 54 And that day was the preparation, and besides all this, to-day is the third day fince Che fabbath drew on.

these things were done. 55 And the women also, which came with 22 Yea, and certain women alfo of our him from Galilee, followed after, and be company made us attonithed, which were held the fepulcbre, and how his body was early at the fepulchre : laid,

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and teflimony of John. 23 And when they found not his body, they 38 And he said unto them, Why are ye came, saying, That they had also seen a vision troubled! and why do thoughts arise in your of angels, which said that he was alive. hearts?

24 And certain of them which were with 39 Behold my hands and my feet, that us went to the sepulchre, and found it even it is I myself: Handle me, and see; for a so as the women had said; but him they saw spirit hath not fileth and bones, as ye see me not.

have. 25 Then he said unto them, o fools, and 40 And when he had thus sp.ken, he thew. now of heart to belicve all thai the prophets cd them his hands and bis feet. . have spoken!

41 And while they yet believed not for joy, 26 Ought not Chrif to have suffered these and wondered, he said unto them, Have ye things, and to enter into his glory!

here any meat? 27. And beginning at Mofes, and all the 42 And they gave him a piece of a broiled prophets, he expounded unto them in all the fin, and of an honey.comb. icriptures the things concerning himself. 43 And he took it and did eat before

28 And they drew nigh unto the village them. whither they went: and he made as though 44. And he said unto them, there are the he would have gone further.

words which I spake unto you, while I was 29 But they constrained him, saying, Abide yet with you, that all things must be fulfilled with us; for it is towards evening, and the which were written in the law of Mofes, and day is far spent. And he went in to tarry in the prophets, and in the pralms, concerna with them.

ing me. 30 And it came to pass, as he fat at meat 45 Then opened he their understanding, with them, he took bread, and blessed it, and that they might understand the scriptures, brake, and gave to them.

46 And said unto them, Thus it is written, 31 And their eyes were opened, and they and thus it behoved Christ to suffer, and to knew him; and hé vanithed out of their fighi. rise from the dead the third day :

32 And they said one to another, Did not 47 And that repentance and remiffion of our heart burn within us, while he talked fins should be preached in his name among with us by the way, and while he opened to all nations, beginning at Jerusalemi. us the scriptures ?

48 And ye are witnesses of these things. 33 And they rose up the same hour, and 49 9 And, behold, I send the promise of returned to Jerusalem, and found the eleven my Father upon you : but tarryiye in the gathered together, and them that were with city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with them,

power from on high. 34 saying, The Lord is risen indeed, and So And he led them out as far as to Bethhath appeared to Simon.

any; and he lifted up his hands, and blesed 3ş And they told what things were done them. in the way, and how he was known of them s! And it came to pars, while he blessed in breaking of bread.

them, he was parted from them and carrie 3h. And as they thus spake, Jesus himself up into heaven. food in the inidit of them, and faith unto 52 And they worthipped him, and returne them, Peace be unto you.

to Jerusalem with greai joy ;, 37 But they were terrified and affrighted, 5. And were continually in the temple and supposed that they had seen a spirit. praising and blessing God. Amen.

1 The GOSPEL according to Saint JOHN,
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was made by him, and the world knew him 1 The office of Tejus. 15 The testimony of John. not.

39 Tbe calling of Andrew, Peter, &c. 11 He came unto his own, and his own re.

N the beginning was the Word, and the ceived him not.
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Word was with God, and the Word was 12 But as many as received him, to them
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gave he power to become the sons of God, 2 The same was in the beginning with even to them that believe on his name: God.

13 Which were born, not of blood, nor of 3. All things were made by him; and the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, without him was not any thing made that but of God. was mate,

14. And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt 4 In him was life; and the life was the among us, and we beheld his glory, the glolight of men.

ry as of the only begotten of the Father, full 5 And the light shineth in darkness; and of grace and truth. the darkness comprehended it not.

15 John bare witness of him, and cried, 6There was a man sent from God, saying, "This was he of whom I (pake, He whose name was Jobn.

that cometh after me is preferred before me: 7 The same came for a witness, to bear for he was before me. witness of the Light, that all men through 16 And of his fulness have all we received, hirn might believe.

and grace for grace. 8 He was not that Light, but was sent to 19 For the law was given by Moses, but bear witness of that Light.

grace and truth came by Jesus Christ. 9 that was the true Light, which lighteth 18 No man hath reen God at any time; every man that cometh into the world. the only begotten Son, which is in the borom He was in the world, and the world of the Father, he hath declared him.

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