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found him in the temple, Take nothing for your joursitting in the midst of the ney, neither staves, nor scrip, doctors, both hearing them, neither bread, neithermoand asking them questions. ney;

neither have two coats 47 And all that heard him apiece. were astonished at his under- 4 And whatsoever house ye standing and answers. enter into, there abide, and

48 And when they saw him thence depart. they were amazed.' And his 5 And whosoever will not mother said unto him, Son, receive you, when ye go out why hast thou thus dealt with of that city, shake off the us? behold, thy father and I very duft from your feet for have fought thee forrowing. a testimony against them.

49 And he said unto them, 6 And they departed and How is it that ye sought me? went through the towns, wist ye not that I must be preaching the gospel, and about my Father's business? healing every where.

50 And they understood 79 Now Herod the te. not the saying which he spake trarch heard of all that was unto them.

done by him: and he was 51 And he went down with perplexed, because that it them, and came to Nazareth, was said of fome, that John and was subject unto them. was risen from the dead; But his mother kept all these 8 And of some, that Elias fayings in her heart.

had appeared ; and of others, 52 And Jesus increased in that one of the old prophets wisdom and stature, and in was risen again. favour with God and man. 9 And Herod said, John

have I beheaded : but who is

this of whom I hear such CHAP. IX.

things? And he desired to HEN he called his fee him.

twelve disciples toge- 10 And the apostles, when ther, and gave them power they were returned, told him and authority over all devils, all that they had done. And and, to cure diseases.

he took them, and went afide 2 And he sent them to privately into a desert place, preach the kingdom of God, belonging to the city called and to heal the fick.

Bethsaida. 3 And he said unto them, 11 And the people, when



they knew it, followed him: / disciples were with him: and and he received them, and he asked them, saying, Whom spake unto them of the king- say the people that I am ? dom of God, and healed them 19 They answering faid, that had need of healing. John the Baptist : but some

12 And when the day be- say, Elias; and others say, gan to wear away, then came that one of the old prophets the twelve, and said unto is risen again. him, Send the multitude 20 He said unto them, But away, that they may go into whom say ye that I am ? the towns and country round Peter answering faid, The about, and lodge, and get Christ of God. victuals : for we are here in 21 And he straitly charged a defert place.''

them and commanded them 13 But he said unto them, to tell no man that thing; Give


them to eat. And 22 Saying, The Son of they said, We have no more man must suffer many things, but five loaves and two fifhes; and be rejected of the elders except we should go and buy and chief priests and scribes, meat for all this people. and be fain, and be raised

14 For they were about the third day. five thousand men. And he


And he said to them all, said to his disciples, Make If any man will come after them fit down by fifties in a me, let him deny himself, and company.

take up his cross daily, and 15 And they did so, and follow me. made them all fit down.


For whosoever will 16 Then he took the five fave his life, shall lose it : loaves and the two fishes, and but whosoever will lose his looking up to heaven, he life for my fake, the fame blessed them, and brake, and ihall save it. gave to the disciples to set 25 For what is a man adbefore the multitude. vantaged, if he gain the

17 And they did eat, and whole world, and lose himwere all filled: and there was self, or be cast away? taken up of fragments that 26 For whosoever shall be remained to them twelve ashamed of me, and of my baskets.

words, of him shall the Son 18 And it came to pass, of man be ashamed, when he as he was alone praying, his shall come in his own glory,


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and in his Father's, and of shadowed them : and they the holy angels.

feared as they entered into 27 But I tell you of a the cloud. truth, there be some stand

35 And there came a voice ing here which shall not taste out of the cloud, saying, This of death till they see the king- is my beloved Son: hear him. dom of God.

36 And when the voice 28 q And it came to pass was past, Jesus was found about an eight days after alone. And they kept it these sayings, he took Peter, close, and told no man in and John, and James, and thofe days any of those things went up into a mountain to which they had seen. pray.

37 9 And it came to pass, 29 And as he prayed, the that on the next day, when fashion of his countenance they were come down from was altered, and his raiment the hill, much people met was white and gliftering. him.

30 And, behold, there 38 And, behold, a man of talked with him two men, the company cried out, saywhich were Moses and Elias: ing, Master, I beseech thee,

31 Who appeared in glory, look upon my son: for he is and spake of his decease which mine only child: he should accomplish at Je- 39 And, lo, a fpirit taketh rufalem.

him, and he suddenly crieth 32 But Peter, and they out; and it teareth him that that were with him, were he foameth again, and bruisheavy with sleep: and when ing him, hardly departeth they were awake, they saw from him. his glory, and the two men 40 And I besought thy that stood with him.

disciples to cast him out; 33 And it came to pass, as and they could not. they departed from him, Pe- 41 And Jesus answering ter said unto Jesus, Master, it said, O faithless and perverse is good for us to be here: and generation, how long shall I let us make three tabernacles, be with you, and fuffer you? one for thee, and one for Mo- Bring thy fon hither. ses, and one for Elias: no: 42 And as he was ye knowing what he faid.

coming, the devil threw him 34 While he thus spake, down, and tare him. And there came a cloud and over- Jefus rebuked the unclean



spirit, and healed the child, he that is not against us is and delivered him again to for us. his father.

51 9 And it came to pass, 43 And they were all when the time was come that amazed at the mighty power he should be received up; he of God. But while they ftedfastly set his face to go to wondered every one at all Jerusalem, things which Jesus did, he 52 And fent messengers faid unto his disciples, before his face: and they

44 Let there sayings sink went, and entered into a vil. down into your ears : for the lage of the Samaritans to Son of man shall be delivered make ready for him., into the hands of men.

53 And they did not re45 But they understood ceive him, because his face not this saying, and it was was as though he would go hid from them that they per- to Jerusalem. ceived it not: and they feared 54 And when his disciples to ask him of that saying. James and John faw this,

46 q Then there arose a they said, Lord, wilt thou reasoning among them, which that we command fire to of them should be greatest. come down from heaven,

47 And Jesus perceiving and consume them, even as the thought of their heart, Elias did?". took a child, and set him by 55 But he turned, and rehim,

buked them, and said, Ye 48 And faid unto them, know not what manner of Whosoever shall receive this fpirit ye are of. child in my name receiveth 56 For the Son of man is me; and whosoever shall re- not come to destroy men's ceive me receiveth him that lives, but to save thein. And sent me : for he that is least they went to another village. among you all, the same shall

57 And it came to pass,

that as they went in the way, 49 And John anfwered and a certain man said unto him, faid, Master, we faw one caft- Lord, I will follow thee whi ing out devils in thy name; therfoever thou goeft. and we forbad him, because 58 And Jesus faid unto he followeth not with us. him, Foxes have holes, and

50 And Jesus said unto birds of the air have nests; him, Forbid him not: for but the Son of man hath not

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be great.

where to lay his head.

ders rejoicing 59 And he said unto an- 6 And when he cometh other, Follow me. But he home, he calleth together faid, Lord, suffer me first to his friends and neighbours, go and bury my father.

saying unto them, Rejoice 60 Jesus said unto him, with me: for I have found Let the dead bury their dead; my sheep which was loft. but go thou' and preach the 7 I say unto you,

that like kingdom of God.

wife joy shall be in heaven 61 And another also said, over one finner that repentLord, I will follow thee; but eth, more than over ninety let me first go bid them fare- and nine just persons which well which are at home at need no repentance. .

8 9 Either what woman 62 And Jesus said unto having ten pieces of silver, him, No man having put his if she lose one piece, doth hand to the plough, and not light a candle, and sweep looking back, is fit for the the house, and seek diligently kingdom of God.

till she find it?

9 And when she hath found CHAP. XV.

it, the calleth her friends and

her neighbours together, fayHEN drew near unto ing, Rejoice with me; for I

him all the publicans have found the piece which I and sinners for to hear him. had lost.

2 And the Pharisees and 10 Likewise I fay unto scribes murmured, saying, you, There is joy in the This man receiveth finners, presence of the angels of and eateth with them. God over one finner that

3 And he spake this parable repenteth. unto them, saying,

II q And he said, A cer4 What man of


hav- tain man had two sons : ing an hundred sheep, if he 12 And the younger_of lofe one of them, doth not them faid to his father, Faleave the ninety and nine in ther, give me the portion of the wilderness, and go after goods that falleth to that which is loft until he And he divided unto them find it?

his living 5 And when he hath found 13 And not many days it, he layeth it on his shoul- after the younger son ga

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