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that he went into a ship, and the prophecy of Esaias, which sat; and the whole multitude saith, By hearing ye shall hear, : stood on the shore. . and shall not understand ; and i
3 And he spake many things seeing ye shall see, and shall unto them in parables, saying, not perceive: Behold, a sower went forth to 15 For this people's heart is sow;
waxed gross, and their ears are 4"And when he sowed, some dull of hearing, and their eyes seeds fell by the way-side, and they have closed ; lest at any : the fowls came and devoured time they should see with their them up:
eyes, and hear with their ears, 5 Some fell upon stony places, and should understand with where they had not much earth : their heart, and should be conand forthwith they sprung up, verted, and I should heal them. · because they had not deepness 16 But blessed are your eyes, . of earth;
for they see: and your ears, for 6 And when the sun was up, they hear. they were scorched ; and be- 17 For, verily, I say unto you, cause they had no root, they That many prophets and rightwithered away. .
eous men have desired to see 7 And some fell among thorns; those things which ye see, and and the thorns sprung up, and have not seen them; and to hear choked them:
those things which ye hear, and 8 But other fell into good have not heard them.. ground, and brought forth fruit, 18 I Hear ye therefore the some a hundred-fold, some six- parable of the sower. ty-fold, some thirty-fold.
19 When any one heareth 9 Who hath ears to hear, let the word of the kingdom, and him hear.
understandeth it not, then con10 And the disciples came, eth the wicked one, and catchand said unto him, Why speak-eth away that which was sown est thou unto them in parables ? in his heart. This is he which
11 He answered and said un- received seed by the way-side. to them, Because it is given un- 20 But he that received the to you to know the mysteries of seed into stony places, the same the kingdom of heaven, but to is he that heareth the word, and them it is not given.
. anon with joy receiveth it; . 12 For whosoever hath, to 21 Yet hath he not root in him shall be given, and he shall himself, but dureth for a while : have more abundance : but who- for when tribulation or persecusoever hath not, from him shall tion ariseth because of the word, be taken away even that he hath. by and by he is offended.
13 Therefore speak I to them 22 He also that received seed in parables : because they see- among the thorns is he that ing, see not; and hearing, they heareth the word; and the care hear not; neither do they un- of this world, and the deceitfulderstand.
ness of riches choke the word, 14 And in them is fulfilled and he becometh unfruitful..
23 But he that received seed and becometh a tree, so that into the good ground is he that the birds of the air come and heareth the word, and under-lodge in the branches thereof. standeth it; which also beareth 33 1 Another parable spake fruit, and bringeth forth, some he unto them ; The kingdom of a hundred-fold, some sixty, some heaven is like unto leaven, thirty.
which a woman took, and hid 24 1 Another parable put he in three measures of meal, till forth unto them, saying, The the whole was leavened. kingdom of heaven is likened 34 All these things spake unto a man which sowed good Jesus unto the multitude in paseed in his field:
rables; and without a parable 25 But while men slept, his spake he not unto them: enemy came and sowed tares 35 That it might be fulfilled among the wheat, and went his which was spoken by the proway.
. phet, saying, I will open my 26 But when the blade was mouth in parables ; I will utter sprung up, and brought forth things which have been kept fruit, then appeared the tares secret from the foundation of also.
the world.. . 27 So the servants of the 36 Then Jesus sent the mulhouseholder came and said unto titude away, and went into the him, Sir, didst not thou sow house : and his disciples came good seed in thy field ? from unto him, saying, Declare unto whence then hath it tares ? us the parable of the tares of
28 He said unto them, An the field. enemy hath done this. The 37 He answered and said unservants said unto him, Wilt to them, He that soweth the thou then that we go and gather good seed is the Son of man; , them up?
38 The field is the world ; 29 But he said, Nay; lest the good seed are the children while ye gather up the tares, ye of the kingdom; but the tares rootup also the wheat with them. are the children of the wicked
30 Let both grow together one; until the harvest : and in the 39 The enemy that sowed time of harvest I will say to the them is the devil; the harvest reapers, Gather ye together first is the end of the world; and the the tares, and bind them in reapers are the angels. bundles to burn them: but ga- 40 As therefore the tares ther the wheat into my barn. are gathered and burned in the
31 1 Another parable put he fire : so shall it be in the end of forth unto them, saying, The this world. kingdom of heaven is like to a 41 The Son of man shall send grain of mustard-seed, which a forth his angels, and they shall man took, and sowed in his field: gather out of his kingdom all
32 Which indeed is the least things that offend, and them of all seeds: but when it is grown, which do iniquity; it is the greatest among herbs, 42 And shall cast them into
a furnace of fire: there shall be these parables, he departed: wailing and gnashing of teeth. thence.
43 Then shall the righteous 54 And when he was come. shine forth as the sun in the into his own country, he taught kingdom of their Father. Who them in their synagogue, inso-* hath ears to hear, let him hear. much that they were astonished,
44 1 Again, The kingdom of and said, Whence hath this heaven is like unto treasure hid man this wisdom, and these mighin a field ; the which when a ty works? man hath found, he hideth, and 55 Is not this the carpenter's for joy thereof goeth and selleth son! is not his mother called Ma-' all that he hath, and buyeth that ry! and his brethren, James, field.
and Joses, and Simon, and Ju45 1 Again, The kingdom of das? heaven is like unto a merchant- 56 And his sisters, are they man seeking goodly pearls : not all with us? Whence then
46 Who, when he had found hath this man all these things? one pearl of great price, went 57 And_they were offended and sold all that he had, and in him. But Jesus said unto bought it. .
them, A prophet is not without :47 1 Again, The kingdom of honour, save in his own country, heaven is like unto a net, that and in his own house. was cast into the sea, and ga- 58 And he did not many thered of every kind :
mighty works there, because of - 48 Which, when it was full, their unbelief. they drew to shore, and sat
ing.sat1 CHAP. XIV. down, and gathered the good into 1 Herod's opinion of Christ....3 John Baptist vessels, but cast the bad away. | beheaded....15 Five thousand fed, &c. :'
49 So.shall it be at the end. A T that time Herod the Te-' of the world : the angels shall trarch 'heard of the fame come forth, and sever the wick- of Jesus, ed from among the just,
2 And said unto his servants, 50' And shall cast them into This is John the Baptist; he is the furnace of fire : there shall risen from the dead; and therebe wailing and gnashing of teeth. fore' mighty works do shew
_51 Jesus saith unto them, forth themselves in him. Have ye understood all these 3 I For Herod had laid hold": things? They say unto him, on John, and bound him, and Yea, Lord.
'put him in prison for Herodias 52 Then said he unto them, sake, his brother Philip's wife, Therefore every scribe which ist. 4 For John said unto him, It instructed unto the kingdom of is not lawful for thee to have her. heaven, is like unto a man that 5 And when he would have is a householder, which bring- put him to death, he feared the eth forth out of his treasure multitude, because they countthings new and old. ' Jed him as a prophet.' ! 'oti
53 I And it came to pass, 6 But when Herod's birththat when Jesus had finished day was kept, the daughter of
30 But when he saw the ther or mother, let hiin die the wind boisterous, he was afraid ; death. and beginning to sink, he cried, 5 But ye say, Whosoever saying, Lord, save me.
shall say to his father or his mo31 And immediately Jesus ther, It is a gift, by whatsoever stretched forth his hand, and thou , mightest be profited by caught him, and said unto him,me; O thou of little faith, wherefore 6 And honour not his father' didst thou doubt?
or his mother, he shall be free. 32 And when they were come Thus have ye made the cominto the ship, the wind ceas- mandment of God of none effect
by your tradition. 33 Then they that were in ñ Ye hypocrites, well did the ship came and worshipped Esaias prophesy of you, saying, him, saying, Of a truth thou 8 This people draweth nigh art the Son of God.
unto me with their mouth, and 34:1 And when they were honoureth me with their lips; gone over, they came into the but their heart is far from me. land of Gennesaret.
| 9 But in vain they do worship 35 And when the men of me, teaching for doctrines the. that place had knowledge of commandments of men. him, they sent out into all that 10 1 And he called the mulcountry round about, and titude, and said unto them, Hear, brought unto him all that were and understand : diseased;
11 Not that which goeth into 36 And besought him that the mouth defileth a man ; but they might only touch the hem that which cometh out of the of his garment: and as many mouth, this defileth a man. . as touched were made perfectly 12 Then came his disciples,
and said unto him, Knowest thou · CHAP. XV.
that the Pharisees were offended i of God's commandments, and men's tra- after they heard this saying? ditions....10. Christ sheweth what defileth a man....30 He healeth great multitudes,
11 13 But he answered and said,
12 Birtha &c."
Every plant which my heavenly THEN came to Jesus scribes Father hath not planted, shall
1 and Pharisees, which were be rooted up. of Jerusalem, saying,
14 Let them alone : they be 2 Why do thy disciples trans-blind leaders of the blind. And gress the tradition of the elders ? if the blind lead the blind, both for they wash not their hands shall fall into the ditch. when they eat bread.
15 Then answered Peter and 3 But he answered and said said unto him, Declare unto us unto them, Why do ye also this parable. transgress the commandment of 16 And Jesus said, Are ye God by your tradition! :. also yet without understanding?
4 For God commanded, say- 17 Do not ye yet understand, ing, Honour thy father and mo- that whatsoever entereth in at cher: and, He that curseth fa- the mouth goeth into the belly,