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In Ot. 1o So likewise ye, when ye shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our duty to do. 11 of And it came to pass, as he went to Jerusalem, that he passed through the midst of Samaria and Galilee. 12 And, as he entered into a certain village, there met him ten men that were lepers, which stood afar off: 13 And they histed up their voices, and said, Jesus, Master, have mercy on us. 14 And, when he saw them, he said unto them, Go shew yourselves unto the priests. And it came to pass, that, as they went, they were cleansed. 15 And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, and with a loud voice glorified God, 16 And fell down on his face at his feet, giving him thanks: and he was a Samaritan. 17 And Jesus answering, said, Were there not ten cleansed ? but where are the nine * 18 There are not found that returned to give glory to God, save this stranger. 19 And he said unto him, Arise, go thy way; thy faith hath made thce whole. 20 || And when he was demanded of the Pharisees, when

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the kingdom of Godshould come, he answered them, and said, The kingdom of God cometh not with observation. 21 Neither shall they say, Lo here; or, lo there ! for, behold, the kingdom of God is within. you. * 22 || And he said unto the disciples, The days will come, when ye shall desire to see one of the days of the Son of man, and ye. shall not see it. 23 And they shall say to you, See here; or, see there: go not after them, nor follow them. 24 For as the lightning, that lighteneth out of the one part under heaven, shineth unto the other part under heaven; so shall also. the Son of man be in his day. 25 But first must he suffer ma-. ny things, and be rejected of this. generation. 26 And as it was in the days of Noe, so shall it be also in the days of the Son of man: 27 They did eat, they drank, they married wives, they were given in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark; and the flood came, and destroyed them all. 28 Likewise also, as it was in the days of Lot, they did eat, they drank, they bought, they sold, they planted, they builded : 29 But the same day that Lot went out of Sodom, it rained fire and brimstone from heaven, and destroyed them all. 80 Even thus shall it be in the o, when the Son of man is reWCà!C(i. 31 in that day, he which shall be upon the house-top, and his stuff in the house, let him not come down to take it away :

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Žhe importunate widow. Chap. xviii. The Pharisee and publicast.

let him likewise not return back. 32 Remember Lot's wife. 33 Whosoever shall seek to save his life shall lose it; and whosoever shall lose his life shall preserve it. 34 I tell you, In that night there shall be two men in one bed; the one shall be taken, and the other shall be left. 35 Two women shall be grinding together; the one shall be taken, and the other left. 36 Two men shall be in the field; the one shall be taken, and the other left. 37 And they answered, and said unto him, Where, Lord And he said unto them, Wheresoever the body is, thither will the eagles be gathered together. CHAP. XVIII. 7%e importunate widow. ND he spake a parable unto them, to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint; 2 Saying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man: 3 And there was a widow in that city; and she came unto him, saying, Avenge me of mine adversary. 4 And he would not for awhile: but afterward he said within himself, Though I fear not God, nor regard man ; 5 Yet, because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest by her continual coming she Weary me. 6 And the Lord said, Hear what the unjust judge saith. 7 And shall not God avenge his own elect, which cry dayandnight unto him, though he bear long with them :

them speedily. . Nevertheless, when the Son of man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth : 9 || And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were rightcous, and despised others: 10 Two men went up into the temple to pray; the One a Pharisee, and the other a publican. 11 The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee, that I am not as other men are, extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publiCall. 12 I, fast twice in the week, I give tithes of all that I possess. 13 And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up so much as his eyes unto heaven, but smote upon his breast, saying, God be merciful to me a sinner. 14 I tell you, This man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted. 15 T And they brought unto him also infants, that he would touch them : but when his disciples saw it, they rebuked them. 19 But Jesus called them unto him, and said, Suffer little children to come unto me, and forbid them not : for of such is the kingdom of God. 17 Verily Isay unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, shall in no wise enter therein. 18 is And a certain ruler asked him, saying, Good Master, what shall I do to inheriteterial life? 19 And Jesus said unto him, Why callest thou me good? noné is good, save one, that is, God.

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- o ‘....” The danger of riches ments, Do not commit adultery, Do not kill, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Honour thy father and thy mother, 21 And he said, All these have I kept from my youth up. 22 Now, ū. Jesus heard these things, he said unto him, Yet lackest thou one thing: sell all that thou hast, and distribute unto the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me. 23 And when he heard this, he was very sorrowful: for he was very rich. 24 And, when Jesus saw that he was very sorrowful, he said, How hardly shall they that have riches enterinto the kingdom of God! 25 For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle's eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God. 26 And they that heard it said, Who then can be saved : 27, And he said, The things which are impossible with men are possible with God. 28 || Then Peter said, Lo, we have left all, and followed thee. 29 And he said unto them, Verily I say unto you, There is no man that hath left house, or parents, or brethren, or wife, or children, for the kingdom of God’s SdKC, 3o Who shall not receive manifold more in this present time, and in the world to come life everlasting. 31 || Then he took unto him the twelve, and said unto them, Bchold, we go up to Jerusalem, and all things that are written by the prophets concerning the Son of man shall be accomplished. 32 For he shall be delivered

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mocked, and spitefully entreated, and spitted on ; 33 And they shall scourge Aim, and put him to death ; and the third day he shall rise again. 34 And they understood none of these things; and this saying was hid from them, neither knew they the things which were spoken. 35 || And it came to pass, that, as he was come nighunto Jericho, a certain blind man sat by the wayside begging: 36 And hearing the multitude pass by, he asked what it meant. 37 And they told him, that Jcsus of Nazareth passeth by. 38 And he cried, saying, Jesus, thou son of David, have mercy On 111C. 39 And they which went before rebuked him, that he should hold his peace; but he cried so much the more, Thou son of David, have mercy on me. 40 And Jesus stood, and commanded him to be brought unto him : and, when he was come near, he asked him, 41 Saying, What wilt thou that I shall do unto thee : And he said, Lord, that I may receive my sight. 42 And Jesus said unto him, Receive thy sight: thy faith hath saved thee. 43 And immediately he received his sight, and followed him, glorifying God: and all the people, when they saw it, gave praise unto God. CHAP, XIX. The publican Zaccheus. ND}ests entered and passed through Jericho. 2 And, behold, there was a man named Zaccheus, which was the chief among the publicans, and

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3 And he sought to see Jesus who he was ; and could not for the press, because he was little of Stature. 4 And he ran before, and climbed up into a sycamore-tree to see him ; for he was to pass that way. 5 And, when Jesus came to the place, he looked up, and saw him, and said unto him, Zaccheus, make haste, and come down; for to-day I must abide at thy house. 6 And he made haste, and came down, and received him joyfully. 7 And when they saw it, they a\\ murmured, saying, That he was gone to be guest with a man that is a sinner. 8 And Zaccheus stood, and said unto the Lord, Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; and if I have taken any thing from any man by false accusation, I restore him fourfold. 9 And Jesus said unto him, This day is salvation come to this house, forasmuch as he also is a son of Abraham. 1O For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost. 11 is And, as they heard these things, he added, and spake a parable, because he was nigh to Jerusalem, and because they thought that the kingdom of God should immediately appear. 12 He said, therefore, A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return. 13 And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten Founds, and said unto them, Occupy tiil I come. 14. But his citizens hated him,

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ing, We will not have this man to reign over us. J 15 And it came to pass, that when he was returned, having received the kingdom, then he commanded these servants to be called unto him, to whom he had given the money, that he might know how much every man had gained by trading. 16 Then came the first, saying, Lord, thy pound hath gained ten pounds. 17 And he said unto him, Well, thou good servant; because thou hast been faithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten citleS. 18 And the second came, saying, Lord, thy pound hath gained five pounds. 19 And he said likewise to him, Be thou also over five cities. 20 And another came, saying, Lord, behold, here is thy pound, which I have kept laid up in a napkin : 21 For I feared thee, becausc thou art an austere man; thout takest up that thou layest not down, and reapest that thou didst not SOW.

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23 Wherefore then gavest not thou my money into the bank, that at my coming I might have required mine own with usury

24 And he said unto them that stood by, Take from him the pound, and gave it to him that fath ten pounds.

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26 For I say unto you, That unto every one which hath, shall be given; and from him that hath not, even that he hath, shall be taken away from him. 27, But those mine enemies, which would not that I should reign over them, bring hither, and slay them before me. 28 || And when he had thus spoken he went before, ascending up to Jerusalem. 29 And it came to pass, when he wascomenightobethphageand Bethany, at the mount called the mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, 30 Saying, Go ye into the village over against you; in the which, at your entering, ye shall find a colt tied, whereonyet never man Sat: loose him, and bring him hither. 31 And if any man ask you, Why do ye loose him 2 thus shall ye say unto him, Because the Lord hath need of him. 32 And they that were sent went their way, and found even as he had said unto them. 33 And, as they were loosing the colt, the owners thereof said unto them, Why loose ye the colt * 34 And they said, The Lord hath need of him. 35 And they brought him to Jesus: and they cast their garments upon the colt, and they set Jesus thereon. 36 And, as they went, they spread their clothes in the way. 37 And when he was come nigh, even now at the descent of the mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoice, and praise God with a loud voice, for all the mighty

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38 Saying, Blessed be the King that cometh in the name of the Lord : peace in heaven, and glory in the highest. 39 And some of the Pharisees from among the multitude said unto him, Master, rebuke thy disciples. 40'And he answered, and said unto them, Itell you, Thatif these should hold their peace, the stones would immediately cry Out. 41 || And when he was come near, he beheld the city, and wept over it, 42 Saying, . If thou hadst known, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things which belong unto thy peace' but now they are hid from thine eyes. 43 For the days shall come upon thee, that thine enemies shall cast a trench about thee, and compass thee round, and keep thee in on every side, 44 And shall lay thee even with the ground, and thy children within thee; and they shall not leave in thee one stone upon another: because thou knewest not the time of thy visitation. 45's And he went into the temple, and began to cast out them that sold therein, and them that bought; 46 Saying unto them, It is written, My house is the house of prayer: but ye have made it a den of thieves. 47 's And he taught daily in the temple. But the chief priests, and the scribes, and the chief of the people, sought to destroy him; 48 And could not find what they might do: for all the people were very attentive to hear him.

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