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A Jericho.

Zaccheus entertains Jesus. CHAP. XIX. The paraole of the talents.

36 And hearing the multitude pass by, a message after him, saying, We will not he asked what it meant.

have this man to reign over us. 37 And they toid him, that Jesus of Na- 15 And it came to pass, that when he zareth passeth by:

was returned, having received the king38 And he cried, saying, Jesus, thou son dom, then he commanded these servants of David, have mercy on me.

to be called unto him, to whom he had 39 And they which went before rebuked given the money, that he might know how lim, that he should hold his peace: but much every man had gained by trading.. he cried so much the more, Thou son of 16 Then came the first, saying, Lord, David, have mercy on me.

thy pound hath gained ten pounds. 40 Ảnd Jesus stood and commanded him -217 And he said unto him, Well, thou to be brought unto him: and when he was good servant: because thou hast been come near, he asked him,

taithful in a very little, have thou authority 41 Saying, What wilt thou that I shall over ten cities. do unto thee? And he said, Lord, that I 18 And the second came, saying, Lord, may receive my sight.

thy pound hath gained five pounds. 42 And Jesus said unto him, Receive 19 And he said likewise to him, Be thou thy sight: thy faith hath saved thee. also over five cities.

43 And immediately he received his 20 And another came, saying, Lord, sight, and followed him, glorifying God: behold here is thy pound, which I haver and all the people, when they saw it, gave kept laid up in a napkin: praise unto God.

21 For I feared thee, because thou art an CHAP. XIX.

austere man: thou takestup that thoulayedst ND Jesus entered and passed through not down,and reapest that thou didst not sow.

22 And he saith unto him, Out of thine 2 And behold, there was a man named own mouth will I judge thee, thou wicked Zaccheus, which was the chief among the servant. Thou knewest that I was an publicans, and he was rich.

austere man, taking up that I laid not 3 And he sought to see Jesus who he down, and reaping that I did not sow: was; and could not for the press, because 23 'Wherefore then gavest not thou my he was little of stature.

money into the bank, that at my coming 1 4 And he ran before, and climbed up might have required mine own with usury? into a sycamore-tree to see him ; for he 24 And he said unto them that stood by, was to pass that way.

Take from him the pound, and give it to 5 And when Jesus came to the place, him that hath ten pounds. he looked up, and saw him, and said unto 25 (And they said unto him, Lord, he him, Zaccheus, make haste, and come hath ten pounds.) down: for to-day I must abide at thy house. 26 For I say unto you, That unto every

6 And he made haste, and came down, one which hath, shall be given; and from and received him joyfully.

him that hath not, even that he hath shall 7 And when they saw it, they all mur- be taken away from him. mured, saying, That he was gone to be 27 But those mine enemies, which would guest with a man that is a sinner. not that I should reign over them, bring

8 And Zaccheus stood, and said unto hither, and slay them before me. the Lord; Behold, Lord, the half of my 28 | And when he had thus spoken, he goods I give to the poor ; and if I have went before, ascending up to Jerusalem. taken any thing from any man by false ac- 29 And it came to pass, when he was cusation, I restore hiin four-fold. come nigh to Bethphage and Bethany, at

9 And Jesus said unto him, This day is the mount called the mount of Olives, he salvation come to this house, forasmuch as sent two of his disciples, he also is a son of Abraham.

30 Saying, Go ye into the village over 10 For the Son of man is come to seek against you; in the which at your entering and to save that which was lost.

ye shall find a colt tied, whereon yet never 11 And as they heard these things, he man sat: loose him, and bring him hither. added and spake a parable, because he 31 And if any man ask you, Why do was nigh to Jerusalem, and because they ye loose him? thus shall ye say unto him, thought that the kingdom of God should Because the Lord hath need of him. immediately appear.

32 And they that were sent went their 12 He said therefore, A certain noble-way, and found even as he had said unto man went into a far country to receive for them. himself a kingdom, and to return. 33 And as they were loosing the colt,

13 And he called his ten servants, and the owners thereof said unto them, Why delivered them ten pounds, and said unto loose ye the colt? them, Occupy till I come.

34 And they said, The Lord hath need 14 But his citizens hated him, and sent of him.

Christ rides into Jerusalem. S. LUKE. The parable of the vineyard.

35 And they brought him to Jesus: and people will stone us: for they be perthey cast their garments upon the colt, and suaded that John was a prophet. they set Jesus thereon.

7 And they answered, That they could 36 And as he went, they spread their not tell whence it was. clothes in the way.

8 And Jesus said unto them, Neither 37 And when he was come nigh, éven tell I you by what authority I'do these now at the descent of the mount of Olives, things. the whole multitude of the disciples began 9 Then began he to speak to the people to rejoice and praise God with a loud this parable: A certain man planted a voice, for all the mighty works that they vineyard, and let it forth to husbanden, had seen;

and went into a far country for a long time. 38 Saying, Blessed be the King that 10 And at the season be sent a servant cometh in the name of the Lord: Peace to the husbandmen, that they should give in heaven, and glory in the highest. him of the fruit of the vineyard: but the

39 And some of the Pharisees from husbandmen beat him, and sent him away among the multitude said unto him, Mas- empty. ter, rebuke thy disciples.

11 And again he sent another servant: 40 And he answered and said unto them, and they beat him also, and entreated kia I tell you, that if these should hold their shamefully, and sent him away empty. peace, the stones would immediately cry 12 And again be sent a third: and out.

they wounded him also, and cast him out. 41 9 And when he was come near,

he 13 Then said the lord of the vineyard, beheld the city, and wept over it, What shall I do? I will send my beloved

42 Saying, If thou hadst known, even son: it may be they will reverence kia thou, at least in this thy day, the things when they see him. which belong unto thy peace! but now they 14 But when the husbandmen saw him, are hid from thine eyes.

they reasoned among themselves, saying, 43 For the days shall come upon thee, This is the heir: come, let us kill him, that thine enemies shall cast a trench about that the inheritance may be ours. thee, and compass' thee round, and keep 15 So they cast him out of the vinethee in on every side,

yard, and killed him. What therefore 44 And shall lay thee even with the shall the lord of the vineyard do unto them? ground, and thy children within thee: and 16 He shall come and destroy these they shall not leave in thee one stone upon husbandmen, and shall give the vineyard another: because thou knewest not the to others. And when they heard it, they time of thy visitation.

said, God forbid. 45 And he went into the temple, and 11 And he beheld them, and said, What began to cast out them that sold therein, is this then that is written, The stone which and them that bought,

the builders rejected, the same is become 46 Saying unto them, It is written, My the head of the corner ? house is the house of prayer, but ye have 18 Whosoever shall fall upon that stone, made it a den of thieves.

shall be broken: but on whomsoever it 47 And he taught daily in the temple. shall fall, it will grind him to powder. But the chief priests, and the scribes, and 19 | And the chief priests and the the chief of the people sought to destroy him, scribes the same hour sought to lay hands

48. And could not find what they might on him; and they feared the people: for do; for all the people were very attentive they perceived that he had spoken this to hear him.

parable against them. CHAP. XX.

20 And they watched him, and sent ND it came to pass, that on one of forth spies, which should seign themselves in the temple, and preached the gospel, words, that so they might deliver him unto the chief priests and the scribes came upon the power and authority of the governor. him, with the elders,

21 And they asked him, saying, Master, 2 And spake unto him, saying, Tell us, we know that thou sayest and teachest By what authority doest thou these things? rightly, neither acceptest thou the person or who is he that gave thee this authority? of any, but teachest the way of God truly:

3 And he answered and said unto them, I 22 Is it lawful for us to give tribute unto will also ask you one thing; and answer me: Cesar, or no?

4 The baptism of John, was it from 23 But he perceived their craftiness, heaven, or of men?

and said unto them, Why tempt ye me? 5. And they reasoned with themselves, 24 Shew me a penny, Whose image saying, If we shall say, From heaven; he and superscription hath it? They answered will say, Why then believed ye him not? and said, Cesar's.

6 But and if we say, Of men; all the! 25 And he said unto them, Render there

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Of the resurrection.

CHAP. XXI. Desolation of Jerusalem foretold. fore unto Cesarthe things which be Cesar's,

CHAP. XXI. and unto God the things which be God's. ND he looked up and saw the rich men words before the people: and they marvel- 2 And he saw also a certain poor widow, led at his answer, and held their peace. casting in thither two mites.

27 T Then came to him certain of the 3 And he said, Of a truth I say unto Sadducees (which deny that there is any you, That this poor widow hath cast in resurrection) and they asked him, more than they all.

28 Saying, Master, Moses wrote unto us, 4 For all these have of their abundance If any man's brother die, having a wife, cast in unto the offerings of God: but she and he die without children, that his bro- of her penury hath cast in all the living ther should take his wite, and raise up that she had. seed unto his brother.

5 | And as some spake of the temple, 29 There were therefore seven breth- how it was adorned with goodly stones, ren: and the first took a wife, and died and gifts, he said, without children.

6 As for these things which ye behold, 30 And the second took her to wife, and the days will come, in the which there he died childless.

shall not be left one stone upon another, 31 And the third took her; and in like that shall not be thrown down. manner the seven also: and they left no 7 And they asked him, saying, Master, children, and died.

but when shall these things be? and what 32 Last of all the woman died also. sign will there be when these things shall

33 Therefore in the resurrection, whose come to pass ? wife of them is she? for seven had her to 8 And he said, Take heed that ye be not wife.

deceived: for many shall come in my name, 34 And Jesus answering, said unto them, saying, I am Christ; and the time draweth The children of this world marry, and are near: go ye not therefore after them. given in marriage:

9 But when ye shall hear of wars, and 35 But they which shall be accounted commotions, be not terrified: for these worthy to obtain that world, and the resur- things must first come to pass; but the end rection from the dead, neither marry, nor is not by and by: are given in marriage :

10 Then said he unto them, Nation 36 Neither can they die any more: for shall rise against nation, and kingdom they are equal unto the angels; and are the against kingdom: children of God, being the children of the 11 And great earthquakes shall be in resurrection.

divers places, and famines, and pesti37 Now that the dead are raised, even lences : and fearful sights, and great signs Moses shewed at the bush, when he calleth shall there be from heaven. the Lord the God of Abraham, and the 12 But before all these they shall lay God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. their hands on you, and persecute you, de

38 For he is not a God of the dead, but livering you up to the synagogues, and of the living: for all live unto him. into prisons, being brought before kings

39 | Then certain of the scribes answer- and rulers for my name's sake. ing, said, Master, thou hast well said. 13 And it shall turn to you for a testi

40 And after that, they durst not ask mony. him any question at all.

14 Settle it therefore in your hearts, not 41 And he said unto them, How say to meditate before what ye shall answer. they that Christ is David's son?

15 For I will give you a mouth and wis42 And David himself saith in the book dom, which all your adversaries shall not of Psalms, The LORD said unto my Lord, be able to gainsay nor resist. Sit thou on my right hand,

16 And ye shall be betrayed both by 43 Till I make thine enemies thy foot- parents, and brethren, and kinsfolks, and stool.

friends; and some of you shall they cause 44 David therefore calleth him Lord, to be put to death. how is he then his son?

17 And ye shall be hated of all men for 45 Then in the audience of all the peo- my name's sake. ple, he said unto his disciples,

18 But there shall not a hair of your 46 Beware of the scribes, which desire head perish. to walk in long robes, and love greetings 19 In your patience possess ye your souls. in the markets, and the highest seats in 20 And when ye shall see Jerusalem the synagogues, and the chief rooms at compassed with armies, then know that the feasts ;

desolation thereof is nigh. 47 Which devour widows' houses, and! 21 Then let them which are in Judea for a shew make long prayers: the same flee to the mountains; and let them which shall reccive greater damnation, are in the midst of it depart out; and let The ogns of the last day. S. LUKE. The Lord's supper instituted. not them that are in the countries enter sought how they might kill him: for they thereinto.

feared the people. 22 For these be the days of vengeance, 3 | Then entered Satan into Judas surthat all things which are written may be named Iscariot, being of the number of fulfilled.

the twelve. 23 But wo unto them that are with 4 And he went his way, and communed child, and to them that give suck in those with the chief priests and captains, how days! for there shall be great distress in he might betray him unto them. the land, and wrath upon this people. 5 And they were glad, and covenanted

24 And they shall fall by the edge of to give him money. the sword, and shall be led away captive 6 And he promised, and sought opporinto all nations : and Jerusalem shall be tunity to betray him unto them in the abtrodden down of the Gentiles, until the sence of the multitude. times of the Gentiles be fulfilled.

7 | Then came the day of unleavened 25 | And there shall be signs in the bread, when the passover must be sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and killed. upon the earth distress of nations, with 8 And he sent Peter and John, saying, perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring; Go and prepare us the passorer, that we

26 Men's hearts failing them for fear, may eat. and for looking after those things which 9 And they said unto him, Where wilt are coming on the earth: for the powers of thou that we prepare ? heaven shall be shaken.

10 And he said into them, Behold, 27 And then shall they see the Son of when ye are entered into the city, there man coming in a cloud, with power and shall a man meet you, bearing a pitcher of great glory

water; follow him into the house where he 28 And when these things begin to come entereth in. to pass, then look up, and lift up your 11 And ye shall say unto the good man heads: for your redemption draweth nigh. of the house, The Master saith unto thee,

29 And he spake to them a parable ; Where is the guest-chamber, where I shall Behold the fig-tree, and all the trees; eat the passover with my disciples ?

30 When they now shoot forth, ye see 12 And he shall shew you a large upper and know of your ownselves that summer room furnished : there make ready. is now nigh at hand.

13 And they went and found as he bad 31 So likewise ye, when ye see these said unto them: and they made ready the things come to pass, know ye that the passover. kingdom of God is nigh at hand.

14 And when the hour was come, he sat 32 Verily, I say unto you, This genera- down, and the twelve apostles with him. tion shall not pass away, till all be fulfilled. 15 And he said unto them, With desire

33 Heaven and earth shall pass away: I have desired to eat this passover with but my words shall not pass away,

you before I suffer. 34 | And take heed to yourselves, lest 16 For I say unto you, I will not any at any time your hearts be overcharged more eat thereof, until it be fulfilled in the with surfeiting and drunkenness, and cares kingdom of God. of this life, and so that day come upon you 17 And he took the cup, and gave unawares.

thanks, and said, Take this, and divide it 35 For as a snare shall it come on all among yourselves. them that dwell on the face of the whole 18 For I say unto you, I will not drink earth.

of the fruit of the vine, until the kingdon 36 Watch ye therefore, and pray al- of God shall come. ways, that ye may be accounted worthy 19 | And he took bread, and gare to escape all these things that shall come to thanks, and brake it, and gave into them, pass, and to stand before the Son of saying, This is my body which is given for

you: this do in remembrance of me. 37 And in the day-time he was teaching 20 Likewise also the cup after supper, in the temple; and at night he went out, saying, This cup is the new testament in and abode in the mount that is called the my blood. which is shed for you. mount of Olives.

21 | But bebold, the hand of him that 38 And all the people came early in the betrayeth me is with me on the table. morning to him in the temple, for to hear 22° And truly the Son of man goeib as him.

it was determined: but wo unto that man CHAP. XXII.

by whom he is betraved! OW the feast of unleavened bread NO

23 And they began to inquire among drew night, which is called the Pass-themselves, which of them it was that

should do this thing. 2 And the chief priests and scribes! 24 And there was also a strife among






Christ goes to prayer.

CHAP. XXII. He is betrayed and denied. them, which of them should be accounted were great drops of blood falling down to the greatest.

the ground. 25 And he said unto them, The kings 45 And when he rose up from prayer, of the Gentiles exercise lordshipoverthem; and was come to his disciples, he found and they that exercise authority upon them them sleeping for sorrow, are called benefactors.

46 And said unto them, Why sleep ye? 26 But ye shall not be so: but he that is rise and pray, lestye enter into temptation. greatest among you, let him be as the 47 | And while he yet spake, behold a younger; and he that is chief, as he that multitude, and he that was called Judas, doth serve.

one of the twelve, went before them, and 27 For whether is greater, he that sitteth drew near unto Jesus to kiss him. at meat, or be that serveth? is not he that) 48 But Jesus said unto him, Judas, besitteth at meat? but I am among you as he trayest thou the Son of man with a kiss ? that serveth.

49 When they which were about him, 28 Ye are they which have continued saw what would follow, they said unto him, with me in my temptations;

Lord, shall we smite with the sword? 29 And I appoint unto you a kingdom, 50 | And one of them smote as my Father hath appointed unto me; vant of the high priest, and cut off his right

30 That ye may eat and drink at my ear. table in my kingdom, and sit on thrones, 51 And Jesus answered and said, Sufjudging the twelve tribes of Israel. fer thus far. And he touched his ear,

31 † And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, and healed him. behold, Satan bath desired to have you, 52 Then Jesus said unto the chief priests, that he may sist you as wheat :

and captains of the temple, and the elders 32 But I have prayed for thee, that thy which were come to him, Be ye come out faith fail not: and when thou art convert- as against a thief, with swords and staves? ed, strengthen thy brethren.

53 When I was daily with you in the 33 And he said unto him, Lord, I am temple, ye stretched forth no hands against ready to go with thee, both into prison, me: but this is your hour, and the power and to death.

of darkness. 34 And he said, I tell thee, Peter, the 54. Then took they him, and led him, cock shall not crow this day, before that and brought him into the high priest's thou shalt thrice deny that thou knowest me. house. And Peter followed afar off.

35 | And he said unto them, When I 55 And when they had kindled a fire in sent you without purse, and scrip, and the midst of the hall, and were set down shoes, lacked ye any thing? And they together, Peter sat down among them. said, Nothing:

56 But a certain maid beheld him as he 36 Then said he unto them, But now, sat by the fire, and edrnestly looked upon he that hath a purse, let him take it, and him, and said, 'This man was also with him. likewise his scrip: and he that hath no 57 And he denied him, saying, Woman, sword, let him sell his garment, and buy one. I know him not.

37 For I say unto you, that this that is 58 And after a little while another saw written must yet be accomplished in me, him, and said, Thou art also of them And he was reckoned among the trans- And Peter said, Man, I am not. gressors: for the things concerning me 59 And about the space of one hour after, have an end.

another confidently affirmed, saying, Of 38 And they said, Lord, behold, here a truth this fellow also was with him; for are two swords. And he said unto them, he is a Galilean. It is enough.

60 And Peter said, Man, I know not 39 11 And he came out, and went, as he what thou sayest. And immediately, while was wont, to the mount of Olives; and his he yet spake, the cock crew. disciples also followed him.

61 And the Lord turned, and looked 40 And when he was at the place, he upon Peter. And Peter remembered the said unto them, Pray that ye enter not in- word of the Lord, how he had said unto to temptation.

him, Before the cock crow, thou shalt de41 And he was withdrawn from them ny ine thrice. about a stone's cast, and kneeled down, 62 And Peter went out and wept bitterly. and prayed,

63 | And the men that held Jesus, 42 Saying, Father, if thou be willing, mocked him, and smote him. remove this cup from me: nevertheless, 64 And when they had blindfolded him, not my will, but thine, be done.

they struck him on the face, and asked 43. And there appeared an angel unto him, saying, Prophesy, who is it that smote him from heaven, strengthening him. thee?

44 And being in an agony, he prayed 65 And many other things blasphemore earnestly: and his sweat was as it mously spake they against him.

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