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Christ is betrayed.

as he was wont, to the mount of Olives; and his disciples also followed him : 40 And when he was at the place, he said unto them, Pray that ye enter not into temptation. 41 And he was withdrawn from them about a stone's cast, and kneeled down, and prayed, 42 Saying, Father, if thou be willing, remove this cup from me: nevertheless, not my will, but thine be done. 43 And there appeared an angel unto him from heaven, strengthening him. 44 And, being in an agony, he prayed more earnestly : and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground. 45 And when he rose up from prayer, and was come to his disciples, he found them sleeping for sorrow, - - - -46 And said unto them, Why sleep ye rise and pray, lest ye enter into temptation. 47 || And, while he yet spake, behold a multitude, and he that was called Judas, one of the

twelve, went before them, and

drew near unto Jesus to kiss him. 48 But Jesus said unto him, Judas, betrayest, thou the Son of man with a kiss : - - - 49 When they which were about him saw what would follow, they said unto him, Lord, shall we smite with the sword : 50 T. And one of them smote a servant of the high priest, and cut off his right ear." 51 And Jesus answered, and said, Suffer ye thus far. And he touched his ear, and healed him. 52. Then Jesus said unto the chief priests, and captains of the

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were come to him, Beye come out, as against athief, with Swords and staves : 53 When I was daily with you in the temple, ye stretched forth no hands against me: but this is your hour, and the power of darkIłośS. 54 Ti Then took they him, and led him, and brought him into the high priest's house. And Peter followed afar off. 55 And when they had kindled a fire in the midst of the hall, and were set down together, Peter sat down among them. 56 But a certain maid beheld him as he sat by the fire, and earnestly looked upon him, and said, This man was also with him. 57 And he denied him, saying, Woman, I know him not. 58 And after a little while another saw him, and said, Thou art also of them. And Peter said, Man, I am not. 59 And about the space of one hour after, another confidently af. firmed, saying, Of a truth this fellow also was with him: for he is a Galilean. 60 And Peter said, Man, I know not what thou sayest. And immediately, while he yet Spake, the cock crew. 61 And the Lord turned, and looked upon Peter: And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how he had said unto him, Before the cock crow, thou shalt deny me thrice. 62 And Peter went out, and wept bitterly. 63 || And the men that held o mccked him, and smote 1771. * . 64 And when they had blindfolded him, they struck him on

temple, and the elders, which

the face, and asked him, saying,

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Herod mocketh Christ.

oftes: Who is it that Smote €e : 65 And many other things ormously spake they against lin. 66 T And, as soon as it was day, the elders of the people, and the chief priests, and the scribes, came together, and led him into their council, 67 Saying, Art thou the Christ? tellus. And he said unto them, If I tell you, ye will not believe: 68 And if I also ask you, ye will not answer me, nor let me

90. 69 Hereafter shall the Son of man sit on the right hand of the power of God. , 70 Then said they all, Art thou then the Son of God? And hesaiduntothem, Yesay that I am. 71 And they said, What need We any further witness? for we Ourselves have heard of his own mouth. CHAP. XXIII. Herod mocketh Christ. ND the whole multitude of them arose, and led him unto Pilate. .2 And they began to accuse him, saying, We found this fellow perverting the nation, and forbidding to give tribute to Cesar,

Soying, that he himself is Christ a


3 And Pilate asked him, saying, Art thou the King of the Jews? And he answered him, and said, Thou sayest it.

4 Then said Pilate to the chief priests, and to the people, I find no fault in this man.

5 And they were the more fierce, saying, He stirreth up the people, teaching throughout all Jewry, beginning from Galilee to

Chap. xxiii.

this place.

He is arraigned. 6 When Pilate heard of Gali

|lee, he asked whether the man Christ’s once, saying, Away with this {. and release unto us Barab3S : 19 (Who for a certain sedition made in the city, and for murder was cast into prison.) 20 Pilate, therefore, willing to release Jesus, spake again to them. 21 But they cried, saying, Crucify him, crucify him. 22 And he said unto them the third time, Why? whatevil hath he done? I have found no cause of death in him : I will therefore chastise him, and let him go. 23 And they were instant with loud voices, requiring that he might be crucified. And the voices of them, and of the chief priests, prevailed. 24 And Pilate gave sentence that it should be as they required. 25 And he released unto them him that for sedition and murder was cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will. 26 is And, as they led him away, they laid hold upon one Simon, a Cyrenian, coming out of the country, and on him they laid the cross, that he might bear it after Jesus. 27 And there followed him a great company of people, and of women, which also bewailed and lamented him. 28 But Jesus, turning unto them, said, Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but weep for yourselves, and for your children. 29 For, behold, the days are coming, in the which they shall

were a Galilean. 7 And as soon as he knew that he belonged unto Herod's jurisdićtion, he sent him to Herod, who himself, was also at Jerusalem at that time. 8 And when Herod saw Jesus, he was exceeding glad : for he was desirous to see him of a long season, because he had heard many things of him; and he hoped to have seen some miracle done by him. 9 Then he questioned with him in many words; but he answered him nothing. 10 And the chief priests and scribes stood, and vehemently accused him. 11 And Hercd, with his men of war, Sct him at nought, and mocked him, and arrayed him in a gorgeous robe, and sent him again to Pilate. 12 || And the same day Pilate and Herod were made friends together : for before they were at enmity between themselves. 13 || And Pilate, when he had called together the chief priests, and the rulers, and the people, 14 Said, unto them, Ye have brought this man unto me, as one that perverteth the people: and, behold, I, having examined him before you, have found no fault in this man, touching those things whereof ye accuse him : 15 No, nor yet Herod: for T. sent you to him ; and, lo, nothing worthy of death is done unto him : 16 I will, therefore, chastise him, and release him. 17 (For of necessity he must release one unto them at the feast.) 18 And they cried out all at


say, Blessed are the barren, and

the wombs that never bare, and the paps which never gave suck. 30 shen shall they beginto say

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crucifixion. to the mountains, Fall on us; and to the hills, Cover us. 3. For if they do these things in a green tree, what shall be done in the dry 32 T And there were also two others, malefactors, led with him to be put to death. 33 And when they were come to the place which is called Calvary, there they crucified him, and the malefactors; one on the o hand, and the other on the Cit, - 34 Ti Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots. 35 || And the people stood beholding: and the rulers also with them derided him, saying, He Saved others; let him save himself, if he be Christ, the chosen of God. 36 And the soldiers also mocked him, coming to him, and of. fering him vinegar, 37 And saying, If thou be the king of the Jews, save thyself. 38 And a superscription also was written over him, in letters of Greek, and Latin, and Hebrew, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS. - 39 || And one of the malefactors, which were hanged, railed on him, saying, If thou be Christ, save thyself and us. 40 But the other, answering, rebuked him, saying, Dost not thou fear God, seeing thou art in the same condemnation ? 41 And we indeed justly ; for we receive the due reward of our deeds: but this man hath done

nothing amiss.
42 And he said unto Jesus,

Lord, remember me when thou

comest into thy kingdom.

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Crist's death and burial. Chap. xxiv.

43 And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto thee, To-day shalt thou be with me in paradise. 44. T And it was about the sixth hour, and there was a dark

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hinth hour. 45 And the sun was darkened, and the vail of the temple was rent in the midst. 46 || And when Jesus had cried Witha loud voice, he said, Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit: and, having said thus, he gave up the ghost. 47 's Now, when the centurion saw what was done, he glorified Go", saying, Certainly this was a righteous man. 48 And all the people that came together to that sight, beholding the things which were done, * Smote their breasts, and returned, 49. And all his acquaintance, and the women that followed him from Galilee, stood asar off beholding these things. 50 " And, behold, there was a iman named Joseph, a counsellos; and be was a good man, and a just: 51 (The same had not consentcd to the counsel and deed of them :) &e was of Arimathea, a city of the Jews; who also himself waited for the kingdom of

52 This man went unto Pilate, and begged the body of Jesus. 53 And he took it down, and wrapped it in linen, and laid it in a sepulchre that was hewn in stone, wherein never man before was laid. . . 54 And that day was the preparation, and the sabbath drew on. 35 | And the women also, which came with him from Ga.

*\ ice, followed after, and beheld

His resurrection.

the sepulchre, and how his body was laid. 56 And they returned, and prepared spices and ointment; and rested the sabbath-day, according to the commandment. CHAP. XXIV. Christ's resurrection declared. OW, upon the first day of the week, very early in the morning, they came unto the sepulchre, bringing the Spices which they had prepared, and certain others with them. 2 And they found the stone rolled away from the sepulchre. 3 And they entered in, and found not the body of the Lord Jesus. 4 And it came to pass, as they were much perplexed thereabout, behold, two men stood by them in shining garments: 5 And as they were afraid, and bowed down their faces to the earth, they said unto them, Why seekye the living among the dead? 6 He is not here, but is risen: remember how he spake unto you when he was yet in Galilee, 7 Saying, The Son of man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and the third day rise again. 8 And they remembered his words, - 9 And returned from the sepulchre, and told all these things unto the eleven, and to all the rest. 10 It was Mary Magdalene, and Joanna, and Mary the mother of James, and other women that were with them, which o these things unto the apostleS. 11 And their words seemed to them as idle tales, and they believed them not.

12 Then arose Peter, and ran

Christ unto the sepulchre; and stooping down, he beheld the linen clothes laid by themselves, and departed, wondering in himself at that which was come to pass. 13 || And, behold, two of them went that same day to a village called Emmaus, which was from Jerusalem about threescore furlongs. 14 And they talked together of all these things which had happened. 15 And it came to pass, that, while they communed together, and reasoned, Jesus himself drew Hear, and went with them. . 16 But their eyes were holden, that they should not know him. 17 And he said unto them,

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his body, they came, saying, That they had also seen a vision of angels, which said, that he was alive. 24 And certain of them which were with us went to the sepulchre, and found it even so as the women had said: but him they SaW not. 25 Then he said unto them, O fools, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken! 26 Ought not Christ to have Suffered these things, and to enter into his glory? 27 And beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he cxpounded unto them in all the scriptures the things concerning himself. 28 And they drew nigh unto

What manner of communications the village whither they went:

are these that ye have one to another, as ye walk, and are sad : 18 And the one of them, whose name was Cleopas, answering, said unto him, Art thou only a stranger in Jerusalem, and hast Jnot known the things which are come to pass there in these days : 19 And he said unto them, What things: And they said unto him, Concerning Jesus of Nazareth, which was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people: 20 And how the chief priests and our rulers delivered him to be condemned to death, and have crucified him. 21 But we trusted that it had been he which should have redeemed Israel: and, beside all this, to-day is the third day since these things were done. 22 Yea, and certain women also of our company made us astonished, which were early at the sepulchre;

and he made as though he would have gone further. 29 But they constrained him, saying, Abide with us : for it is toward evening, and the day is far spent. And he went in to tarry with them. 30 And it came to pass, as he sat at meat with them, he took bread, and blessed it, and brake, and gave to them. 31 And their eyes were opened, and they knew him: and he vanished out of their sight. 32 And they said one to another, Did not our heart burn within us, while he talked with us by the way, and while he opened to us the scriptures : 33 And they rose up the same hour, and returned to Jerusalem, and found the eleven gathered together, and them that were with them, 34 Saying, The Lord is risen indeed, and hath appeared to Simon.

23 And, when they found not

35 And thcy told what things

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