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to be humble. humble himself as this little. 13 And if so be that he find child, the same is greatest in it, verily I say unto you, he the kingdom of heaven. rejoiceth more of that sheep,

5 And whoso shall receive than of the ninety and nine one such little child in my which went not astray. name receiveth me.

( 14 Even so it is not the will t 6 Butwhoso shall offend one of your Father which is in of these little ones which be- heaven, that one of these litlieve in me, it were better for|tle ones should perish. him that á millstone were d*154 Moreover, if thy brohanged about his neck, and ther shall trespass against that he were drowned in the thee, go and tell him his depth of the sea.

fault between thee and, him w79 Woe unto the world be alone: if he shall hear thee, cause of offences! for it must thou hast gained thy brother. needs be that offences comc; II 16 But if he will not hear but woe to that man by whom thee, then take with thee one the offence cometh!

or two more, that in the d Wherefore if thy hand or mouth of two or three, witthy foot off-nd thee, cut them neses every word may be off, and cast them from thee: established. it is better for thee to enter d 17 And if he shall neglect into life halt or maimed, to hear them, tell it into the rather than having two hands church: but if he neglect to or two feet to be cast into hear the church, let him be everlasting fire.

to thee as an heathen man t 9 And it' thine eye offend and a publican. thee, pluck it out, and cast t 18 Verily I say unto you, it from thee: it is better for Whatsoever ye shall bind on thee to enter into life with one earth shall be bound in heaeye, rather than having two ven; and whatsoever ye shall eyes to be cast into hell fire.

loose on earth, shall be loosed d 10 Take heed that ye des- in heaven. pise not one of these little b 19 Again I say unto you, ones; for I say unto you, That That it two of you shall in heaven their angiels do al- agree on earth as touching ways behold the face of my any thing that they shall ask, Father which is in heaven. it shall be done for them of t11 For the Son of manis come my Father which is in hea1o save that which was lost.

12 How think ye? if a man t*20 For where two or three have an hundred sheep, and are gathered together in my one of them be gone astray, name, there am I in the doth he not leave the ninety midst of them. and nine, and goeth into the 1214 Then came Peter to mountains, and seeketh that him, and said, Lord, how oft which is gone astray?



brother sin against


How oft to forgive. S. MATTHEW. He healeth the sick. me, and I forgive him? till came and told unto their seven times?

lord all that was done. d 22 Jesus saith unto him, I 32 Then his lord, after that say not unto thee, Until se- he had called him, said unto ven times: but, Until seventy him, O thou wicked servant, times seven.

I forgave thee all that debt, i 237 Therefore is the king- because thou desiredst me: dom of heaven likened unto d 33 Shouldest not thou also a certain king, which would have had compassion on thy take account of his servants. fellow-servant, even as I had

24 And when he had begun pity on thee? to reckon, one was brought

34 And his lord was wroth, unto him, which owed him and delivered him to the torten thousand talents.

mentors, till he should pay 25 But forasmuch as he had all that was due unto him. not to pay, his lord com- t 35 So likewise shall my manded bim to be sold, and heavenly Father do also unto his wife, and children, and you, if ye from your hearts all that he had, and payment forgive not everyone his to be made.

brother their trespasses. 26 The servant therefore f CHAP. XIX. fell down, and worshipped A 20 him, saying, Lord, have pa.

when Jesus bad finished tience with me, and I will these sayings, he departed pay thee all.

from Galilee, and came into 27 Then the lord of that the coasts of Judea beyond servant was moved with com- Jordan; passion, and loosed him, and m2 And great multitudes folforgave him the debt. lowed him; and he healed

28 But the same servant them there. went out, and found one of 83 | The Pharisees also his fellow-servants, which came into him, tempting owed him an hundred pence: him, and saying unto him, Is and he laid hands on him and it lawful for a man to put took him by the throat, say- away his wife for every cause? ing, Pay me that thou owest. 4 And he answered and

29 And his fellow-servant said unto them, Have ye not full down at his feet, and be- read, that he which iade sought him, saying, Have them at the beginning made patience with me, and I will them male and female, pay thee all.

5 And said, For this cause 30 And he would not: but shall a man leave father and went andcast him into prison. mother, and shall cleave to till he should pay the debt. his wife: and they twain

31 So when his fellow-ser- shall be one flesh? vants saw what was done, t 6 Wherefore they are no hey were very sorry, and more twain, but one flesh.

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to be perfect. What therefore God hath for of such is the kingdom joined together, let not man of heaven.

f 15 And he laid his hands on 7 They say unto him, Why them, and departed thence. did Moses then command to 16 Í And, behold, one came give a writing of divorce- and said unto him, Good ment, and to put her away? Master, what good thing

8 He saith unto them, Moses shall I do, that I may have because of the hardness of eternal life? your hearts suffered you tot 17 And he said unto him, put away your wives: but Why callest thou, me good? from the beginning it was there is none good but one, not so.

that is, God: but if thou wilt p9 And I say unto you, Who- enter into life, keep the comsoever shall put away his mandments. wife, except it be for forni- d 18 He saith unto him, cation, and shall marry Which? Jesus said, Thou another, committeth adul- shat do no murder, Thou tery: and whoso marrieth shalt not commit adultery, her which is put away doth Thou shalt not steal, Thou commit adultery,

shalt not bear false witness, 10 9 His disciples say unto il 19 Honour thy father and him, If the case of the man thy mother: and, Thou shalt be so with his wife, it is not love thy neighbour as thyself. good to marry.

f 20 The young man saith 11 But he said unto them, unto him, All these things All men cannot receive this have I kept from my youth saying, save they to whom it up: what lack I yet? is given.

d 21 Jesus said unto him, If 12 For there are some eu- thou wilt be perfect, go anal nuchs, which were so bom sell that thou hast, and give from their mother's womb: to the poor, and thou shalt and there are some eunuchs, have treasure in heaven: and which were made eunuchs of come and follow me. men: and there be eunuchs, c 22 But when the young which have made themselves man heard that saying, he eunuchs for the kingdom of went away sorrowful: for he heaven's sake. He that is able had great possessions. to receive it, let him receiveit. t 23 | Then said Jesus unto i*13 1 Then were there his disciples, Verily, I say brought unto him little chil- unto you, That a rich man dren, that he should put his shall hardly enter into the hands on them, and pray:and kingdom of heaven. the disciples rebuked them. 24 And again I say unto you, d 14 But Jesus said, Suffer It is easier for a camel to go little children, and forbid through the eye of a needle', them not, to come unto me:Ithan for a rich man to enter The labourers S. MATTHEW. in the vineyard. into the kingdom of God. others standing idle in the f25 When his disciples heard market-place, it, they were exceedingly 4 And said unto them; Go amazed, saying, Who then ye also into the vineyard, can be saved?

and whatsoever is right Iwill t 26 But Jesus beheld them, give you. And they went and said untothem, With men their way. this is impossible; but with 5 Again he went out about God all things are possible. the sixth and vinth hour, t 27 Then answered Peter and did likewise. and said unto him, Behold, 6 And about the eleventh we have forsaken all, and hour he went out, and found followed thee; what shall we others standing idle, and have therefore?

saith unto them, Why stand b 28 And Jesus said unto ye here all the day idle? them, Verily I say unto you, 7 They say unto him, BeThat ye which have followed cause no man hati

hired us. me, in the regeneration when He saith unto them; Go ye the Son of man shall sit in also into the vineyard; and the throne of his glory, ye whatsoever is right, that also shall sit upon twelve shall ye receive. thrones, judging the twelve 8 So when even was come, tribes of Israel.

the lord of the vineyard saith b29 And every one that hath unto his steward, call the laforsaken houses, or brethren, bourers, and give them their or sisters, or father, or mo-hire, beginning from the last ther, or wife, or children, or unto the first. lands, for my name's sake, 9 And when they came that shall receive an hundred were hired about the eleventh fold, and shall inherit ever- hour, they received every lasting life.

man a penny. 30 But many that are first 10 But when the first came, shall be last; and the last they supposed that they shall be first.

should have received more; i CHAP. XX.

and they likewise received FOR the kingdom of hea- every man a penny.

ven is like unto a man c 11 And when they had rethat is an householder, ceived it, they murmured which went out early in the against the good man of the morning to hire labourers house, into his vineyard.

12 Saying, These last have 2 And when he had agreed wrought but one hour, and with the labourers for a thou hast made them equal penny a day, he sent them unto us, which have borne the into his vineyard.

burden and heat of the day. 3 And he went out about 13 But he answered one of the third hour and sawl them, and said, Friend, I do


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to be lowly. thee no wrong:didst not thout 23 And he saith unto them, agree with me for a penny? Ye shall drink indeed of my

14 Take that thine is, and cup, and be baptized with go thy way: I will give unto the baptism that I am bapthis last, even as unto thee. tised with: but to sit on my t 15 Is it not lawful for me to right hand, and on my left, is do what I will with mine not mine to give, but it shall own? Is thine eye evil, because be given to them for whom it I am good?

is prepared of my Father. 16 So the last shall be first, .f 24 And when the ten heard and the first last: for many it, they were moved with inbe called, but few chosen. dignation against the two

f 17 [ And Jesus going up brethren. to Jerusalem took the twelve 25But Jesus called them undisciples a part in the way, to him,and said, Ye know that and said unto them,

the princes of the Gentiles qe 18 Behold, we go up to Je- exercise dominion over them, rusalem; and the Son of man and they that are great exershail be betrayed unto the cise authority upon them. chief priests, and unto the d 26 But it shall not be so scribes, and they shall con- among you: but whosoever demn him to death,

will be great among you, let 19 And shall deliver him to him be your minister; the Gentiles to mock, and to d 27 And whosoever will be scourge, and to crucify him: chief among you, let him be and the third day he shall your servant: rise again.

t 28 Even as the Son of man f 20 1 Then came to him the came not to be ministered unmother of Zebedee's children to, but to minister and to give with her sons, worshipping his life a ransom for many. him, and desiring a certain f 29 And as they departed thing of him.

from Jericho, a great multic 21 And he said unto her, tude followed him. What wilt thou? She saith / 30 And, behold, two blind unto him, Grant that these inen sitting by the way side, my two sons may sit, the one when they heard that Jesus on thy right hand, and the passed by, cried out, saying, other on the left, in thy Have mercy on us, o Lord, kingdom.

thou Son of David. t 22 But Jesus answered and d 31 And the multitude resaid, Ye know not what ye buked them, because they ask. Are ye able to drink of should hold their peace; but the cup that I shall drink of, they cried the more, saying, and to be baptized with the Have mercy on us, o Lord, baptism that I am baptized thou Son of David. with? They say unto him, 32 And Jesus stood still, and We are able.

called them, and said, What

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