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The disciples vindicated. MATTHEW, The issue of blood healed. Jesus sat at meat in the house, | daughter is even now dead : behold, many publicans and but come and lay thy hand sinners came and sat down with upon her, and she shall live. him and his disciples.

19 And Jesus arose and 11. And when the Pharisees followed him, and so did his saw it, they said unto his dis disciples. ciples, Why eateth your Mas- 20 And, behold, a woman, ter with publicans and sinners? which was diseased with an

12 But when Jesus heard issue of blood twelve years, that, he said unto them, They came behind him, and touched that be whole need not a phy- the hem of his garment: sician, but they that are sick. 21 For she said within her

13 But go ye and learn what self, If I may but touch his that meaneth, I will have mercy, garment, I shall be whole. and not sacrifice: for I am not 22 But Jesus turned him come to call the righteous, but about; and when he saw her, sinners to repentance.

he said, Daughter, be of good 14 Then came to him the comfort; thy faith hath made disciples of John, saying, Why thee whole. And the woman do we and the Pharisees fast was made whole from that hour. oft, but thy disciples fast not? 23 And when Jesus came

15 And Jesus said unto them, into the ruler's house, and saw Can the children of the bride- the minstrels and the people chamber mourn, as long as the making a noise, bridegroom is with them? but 24 He said unto them, Give the days will come, when the place; for the maid is not bridegroom shall be taken from dead, but sleepeth. And they them, and then shall they fast. laughed him to scorn.

16 No man putteth a piece 25 But when the people of new cloth unto an old gar- were put forth, he went in, ment; for that which is put in and took her by the hand, and to fill it up taketh from the gar- the maid arose. ment, and the rentis made worse. 26 And the fame hereof

17 Neither do men put new went abroad into all that land. wine into old bottles; else the 27 And when Jesus debottles break, and the wine run-parted thence, two blind men neth out, and the bottles perish: followed him, crying, and saybut they put new wine into new ing, Thou son of David, have bottles, and both are preserved. mercy on us.

18 | While he spake these 28 And when he was come things into them, behold, there into the house, the blind men came a certain ruler and wor- came to him: and Jesus saith shipped him, saying, My I unto them, Believe that


29 Then touched he their A unto him his twelve disci

The blind and dumb cured. CHAP. X. The apostles sent forth, I am able to do this? They


T said unto him, Yea, Lord. The apostles sent to do miracles.

ND when he had called eyes, saying, According to your faith be it unto you. ples, hegavethem power against

30 And their eyes were unclean spirits, to cast them out, opened: and Jesus straitly and to heal ali manner of sickcharged them, saying, See that ness and all manner of disease. no man know it.

2 Now the names of the 31 But they, when they twelve apostles are these: The were departed, spread abroad first, Simon, who is called his fame in all that country. Peter, and Andrew his brother;

32 As they went out, be- James the son of Zebedee, and hold, they brought to him a John his brother; dumb man possessed with a 3 Philip, and Bartholomew; devil.

Thomas, and Matthew the 33 And when the devil was publican; James the son of cast out, the dumb spake: and Alpheus; and Lebbeus, whose the multitudes marvelled, say- surname was Thaddeus ; ing, It was never so seen in 4 Simon the Canaanite; and Israel.

Judas Iscariot, who also be34 But the Pharisees said, He trayed him. casteth out the devils through 5 These twelve Jesus sent the prince of the devils. orth, and commanded them,

35 | And Jesus went about saying, Go not into the way of all the cities and villages, the Gentiles, and into any city teaching in their synagogues, of the Samaritans enter ye not: and preaching the gospel of 6 But go rather to the lost the kingdom, and healing sheep of the house of Israel. every sickness and

7 And, as ye go, preach, among the people.

saying, The kingdom of hea36 But when he saw the ven is at hand. multitudes, he was moved with 8 Heal the sick, cleanse the compassion on them, because lepers, raise the dead, cast out they fainted, and were scattered devils: freely ye have received, abroad, as sheep having no freely give. shepherd

9 Provide neither gold, nor 37 Then saith heunto his dis- silver, nor brass, in your purses: ciples, The harvest truly is plen- 10 Nor scrip for your journey, teous, but the labourers are few: neithertwo coats, neither shoes,

38 Pray yetherefore the Lord nor yet stayes: for the workof the harvest, that he will send man is worthy of his meat, forth labourers into his harvest. 11 And into whatsoever city

every disease


The apostles sent forth:

Christ comforteth them or town ye shall enter, inquire their parents, and cause them who in it is worthy; and there to be put to death. abide till ye go thence.

22 And ye shall be hated of 12 And when ye come into all men for my name's sake; an house, salute it.

but he that endureth to the 13 And if the house be end shall be saved. worthy, let your peace come 23 But when they persecute upon it: but if it be not worthy, you in this city, flee ye into let

your peace return to you. another: for verily I say unto

14 And whosoever shall not you, Ye shall not have gone receive you, nor hear your over the cities of Israel till the words, when ye depart out of Son of man be come. that house or city, shake off 24 The disciple is not above the dust of


his master, nor the servant 15 Verily I say unto you, above his lord. It shall be more tolerable for 25 It is enough for the disthe land of Sodom and Go- ciple that he be as his master, morrah in the day of judgement, and the servant as his Lord. If - than for that city.

they have called the master of 16 Behold, I send you forth the house. Beelzebub, how as sheep in the midst of wolves: much more shall they call be ye therefore wise as serpents, them of his household? and harmless as doves.

26 Fear them not therefore : 17 But beware of men: for forthere is nothing covered that they will deliver you up to the shall not be revealed; and hid, councils, and they will scourge that shall not be known. you in their synagogues;

27 What I tell


in dark18 And ye shall be brought ness, that speak ye in light: before governors and kings for and what ye hear in the ear, my sake, for a testimony against that preach ye upon the housethem and the Gentiles.

tops. 19 But when they deliver 28 And fear not them which you up, take no thought how kill the body, but are not able or what ye shall speak; for it to kill the soul : but rather fear shall be given you in that same him which is able to destroy hour what

shall speak.

both soul and body in hell. 20 For it is not ye that speak, 29 Are not two sparrows. but the Spirit of your Father sold for a farthing ? and one of which speaketh in you.

them shall not fall

on the ground 21 And the brother shall without your Father. deliver


the brother to death, 30 But the very hairs of your and the father the child: and head are all numbered. the children shall rise upagainst 31 Fear ye not therefore; ye

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Christ's testimony of John. are of more value than many to drink unto one of these little sparrows.

ones a cup of cold water only 32 Whosoever therefore shall in the name of a disciple, verily confess' me before men, him I say unto you, he shall in no will I confess also before my wise lose his reward. Father which is in heaven.

CHAP. XI. 33 But whosoever shall deny Christ's testimony of John. me before men, him will I also

ND it came to pass,

when deny before

ту is in heaven.

commanding his twelve disci34 Think not that I am come ples, he departed thence, to to send peace on earth: I came teach and to preach in their cities. not to send peace, but a sword. 2 | Now when John had

35 For Iam come to set a man heard in the prison the works at variance against his father, of Christ, he sent two of his and the daughter against her disciples, mother, and the daughter-in- 3 And said unto him, Art law against her mother-in-law. thou he that should come, or

36 And a man's.foes shall be do we look for another? they of his own household. 4 Jesus answered and said

37 He that loveth father or unto them, Go and shew John mother more than me is not again those things which worthy of me: and he that hear and see: loveth son or daughter more 5 The blind receive their than me is not worthy of me. sight, and the lame walk, the

38 And he that taketh not lepers are cleansed, and the his cross, and followeth after deaf hear, the dead are raised me, is not worthy of me. up, and the poor have the go

39 He that findeth his life spel preached to them. shall lose it: and he that loseth 6 And blessed is he, whosohis life for my sake shall find it. ever shall not be offended in me.

40 He that receiveth you, Ý And, as they departed, receiveth me; and he that re- Jesus began to say unto the ceiveth me, receiveth him that multitudes concerning John, sent me.

What went ye out into the 41 He that receiveth a pro- wilderness to see? a reed shaken phet, in the name of a prophet, with the wind ? shall receive a prophet's reward; 8 But what went ye out for and he that receiveth a righte- to see! a man clothed in soft ous man, in the name of a raiment? Behold, they that righteous man, shall receive a wear soft clothing are in srighteous man's reward. king's houses. 42 And whosoever shall give 9 But what went ye out for to

ye do Christ upbraideth the cities MATTHEW, of Chorazin, Bethsaida, &c. see? a prophet? yea, I say unto 20 Then began he to upbraid you, and more than a prophet. the cities wherein most of his

10 For this is he of whom it mighty works were done, beis written, Behold, I send my cause they repented not: messenger before thy face, 21 Woe unto thee, Chorazin! which shall prepare thy way woe unto thee, Bethsaida! for before thee.

if the mighty works which were 11 Verily I say unto you, done in you had been done in Among them that are born of Tyre and Sidon, they would women there hath not risen have repented long ago in sacka greater than John the Bap-cloth and ashes. tist: notwithstanding, he that is

22 But I say unto you, It least in the kingdom of heaven shall be more tolerable for Tyre is greater than he.

and Sidon at the day of judge12 And from the days of ment, than for you. John the Baptist until now the 23 And thou, Capernaum, kingdom of heaven suffereth which art exalted unto heaven, violence, and the violent take shalt be brought down to hell: it by force.

for if the mighty works which 13 For all the prophets and have been done in thee had the law prophesied until John. been done in Sodom, it would

14 And if ye will receive it, have remained until this day. this is Elias, which was for to 24 But I say unto you, That

it shall be more tolerable for 15 He that hath ears to hear, the land of Sodom in the day let him hear.

of judgement, than for thee. 16 But whereunto shall I liken 25 At that time Jesus anthis generation. It is like unto swered and said, I thank thee, children sitting in the markets, O Father, Lord of heaven and and calling unto their fellows, earth, because thou hast hid

17 And saying, We have these things from the wise and piped unto you, and ye have not prudent, and hast revealed them danced; we have mourned unto unto babes. you, and ye have not lamented. 26 Even so, Father: for so

18 For John came neither it seemed good in thy sight. eating nor drinking; and they 27 All things are delivered say, He hath a devil.

unto me of my Father': and no 19 The Son of man came man knoweth the Son but the eating and drinking; and they Father; neither knoweth any say, Behold a man gluttonous, man the Father, save the Son, and a wine-bibber, a friend of and he to whomsoever the Son publicansand sinners. But Wis- will reveal him. dom is justified of her children. 28 Come unto me all ye



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