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Parable of the Sower.


The issue of blood healed. 12 Those by the way side are they that A.D. 31. would not command them to go out hear; then cometh the devil, and taketh

into the deep. awaya the word out of their hearts, lest a Pr. 4.5. 32 And there was there an herd of many they should believe and be saved.

Is. 63. 11.

swine feeding on the mountain: and they 13 They on the rock are they, which, when Ja. 1. 23, 24. besought him that he would suffer them to they hear, receive the word with joy; and Re. 20. 3. enter into them: and he suffered them. these have no root,d which for a while be- c Ps. 106. 12, 33 Then went the devils out of the lieve, and in time of temptation fall away.


and entered into the swine : and 14 And that which fell among thorns

Is. 59. 2. the herd ran violently down a steep place are they, which, when they have heard,

Ga. 3. 1, 4. into the lake, and were choked. go forth, and are choked with cares a Pr. 12. 3. 34 When they that fed them saw what and riches and pleasures of this life,

Ho. 6. 4.

was done, they fled, 9 and went and told and bring no fruits to perfection.

el Ti. 6.9, 10.

it in the city and in the country. 15 But that on the good ground are 2 Ti. 4. 10. 35 Then they went out to see what was they, which, in an honest and good heart, 1Jno.2.15.. done ; and came to Jesus, and found the having heard the word, keep it, and bring 17. man, out of whom the devils were departed, forth fruit withi patience.

f John 15. 6. sitting at the feet of Jesus, clothed, and in 16 Nok man, when he hath lighted a can- Ac.19.16,17 his right' mind : and they were afraid. dle, covereth it with a vessel, or putteth it h Je. 32. 39. 36 They also which saw it told them under a bed; but setteth it on a candlestick, i He. 10. 36. by what means he that was possessed of that they which enter in may see the light. Ja. 1. 4. the devils was healed.

17 Form nothing is secret that shall not k chap.11.33. 37 Then the whole multitude of the counbe made manifest; neither any thing hid Mat. 5. 15. try of the Gadarenes round about besought that shall not be known and come abroad. Mar. 4. 21. hinn to depart from them; for they were 18 Takeo heed therefore how ye hear :

? Ps. 51. 10. taken with great fear: and he went up for whosoever hath, to him shall be mchap. 12. 2. into the ship, and returned back again.

Ec, 12. 14. given;, and whosoever hath not, from

38 Now the man out of whom the de

Mat. 10. 26. him shall be taken even that which he

1 Co. 4. 5.

vils were departed, besought him that he B seemeth to have.

n Ac. 16. 39. might be with him: but Jesus sent him 19 Then" came to him his mother and

o Ja.1.21..25.

away, saying, his brethren, and could not come at him

39 Return to thine own house,s and for the press.

p chap. 19.26. shew how great things God hath done

Mat. 13. 12. 20 And it was told him by certain, which

unto thee. And he went his way, and

25. 29. said, Thy mother and thy brethren stand

published throughout the whole city how

think. without, desiring to see thee.

great things Jesus had done unto him.

eth that 21 And he answered and said unto them,

he hath.

40 And it came to pass, that, when Jesus My mother and my brethren are these which hear the word of God, and do it.

9 De.10.20,21 him: for they were all waiting for him.

was returned, the people gladly received 22 Now it came to pass on a certain


41 And, behold, thereu came a man day, that he went into a ship with his Mat. 12. 46, named Jairus, and he was a ruler of thę disciples : and he said unto them, Let

Mar. 3. 32, synagogue ;, and he fell down at Jesus us go over unto the other side of the

*&c. feet, and besought him that he would lake. And they launched forth.

81 Ti. 5.8.

come into his house : 23 But as they sailed, he fell asleep :

t Ps.126.2,3.

42 For he had one only daughter, about and there came down a storm of wind on the lake; and they were filled with

u Mat. 8.23, But as he went, the people thronged him.

twelve years of age, and she lay a dying.

. water, and were in jeopardy.

Mar. 4. 35,

43 And a woman having an issue of 24 And they came to him, and w awoke

blood twelve years, which had spentä him, saying, Master, master, we perish! - Mat. 9. 18, all her living upon physicians, neither Then he arose, and rebuked the wind &c. could be healed of any, and the raging of the water: and they

Mar. 5. 22,

44 Came behind him, and touched the ceased, and there was a calm.

&c. border of his garment: and immediately 25 And he said unto them, Where is your

20 Ps. 44. 23. her issue of blood stanched. faith? And they, being afraid, wondered - 2 Ch. 16. 12. when all denied, Peter,

and they that

45 And Jesus said, Who touched me? saying one to another, What manner of

Is. 55. 2. man is this! for he commandeth even the

were with him, said, Master, the multi

y Job 13. 4. winds and water, and they obey him.

tude throng thee and press thee, and say26 Anda they arrived at the country of the 2 chap.13,13. est thou, Who touched me? Gadarenes, which is over against Galilee.

46 And Jesus said, Somebody hath

20. 34. 27 And when he went forth to land, there met him out of the city a certain

a Mat. 8. 28, is gone out of me.

touched me: for I perceive that virtueb

&c. man, which had devils long time, and

47 And when the woman saw that she ware no clothes, neither abode in any 6 chap. 6.19: was not bid, she came trembling, a and house, but in the tombs.

1 Pē. 2. 9. falling down before him, she declared 28 When he saw Jesus, he cried out, c Ps. 38. 9. unto him, before all the people, for what and fell down before him, and with a Ho. 5. 3.

cause she had touched him, and how she loud voice said, What have I to do with a Is. 66. 2. was healed immediately. thee, Jesus, thou Son of God most high ? Ho. 13. 1. 48 And he said unto her, Daughter, be I beseech thee, tormente me not.

Ac. 16. 29. of good comfort: thy faith hath made 29 (For he had commanded the unclean e Is. 27. 1. thee whole: go in peace.

Ja. 2. 19. spirit to come out of the man. For often

49 While he yet spake, there cometh

Re. 20. 10. times it had caught him: and he was kept

one from the rulers of the synagogue's bound with chains and in fetters; and he Mat. 9. 23, house, saying to him, Thy daughter is brake the bands, and was driven of the

Mar. 5. 35,

dead: trouble not the Master. devil into the wilderness.)

&c. 50 But when Jesus heard it, he an30 And Jesus asked him, saying, What ! ver. 41, 42. swered him, saying, Fear not:: believe is thy name? And he said, Legion : be- * John 11.

25. only, and she shall be made whole.

Ro. 4. 17. cause many devils were entered into him.

51 And when he came into the house, 31 And they besought him that he!

he suffered no man to go in, save Peter,



Mission of the twelve Apostles. LUKE, IX.

Christ's Transfiguration. and James, and John, and the father and A.D. 31. 19 They answering, said, John« the Bapthe mother of the maiden.

tist; but some say, Elias, and others say, 52 And all wept, and bewailed her : a ver. 7, 8. that one of the old prophets

is risen again. but he said, Weep not; she is not dead,

Mat. 14. 2. 20 He said unto them, But whom say but sleepeth.

6 John 11.11, ve that I am ? Peter,' answering, said,

13. 53 And they laughed him to scorn,

The Christ of God.

John 6. 69. knowing that she was dead.

d chap.16.14.

21 And he straitly charged them, and com54 And he put them all out, and took her by

Ps. 22. 7.

manded them to tell no man that thing ; the hand, and called, saying, Maid,e arise.

e chap. 7. 14. 22 Saying, The Sons of man must suffer 55 And her spirit came again, and she John 11. 43. many things, and be rejected of the elders arose straightway: and he commanded Mat. 16. 21. and chief priests and scribes, and be slain, to give her meat.

17. 22. and be raised the third day. 56 And her parents were astonished; chap.14.27. 23 And he said to them all, Ifo any man but he chargedk them that they should Mat. 10. 38. will come after me, let him deny himself,

16. 24. tell no man what was done.

Mar. 8. 34.

and take up his cross daily, and follow me. CHAPTER IX.

Ro. 8. 13.

24 For whosoever will save his life, THEN hei called his twelve disciples Col. 3. 5.

shall lose it: but whosoever will lose his together, and gave them power and autho- Mat. 8. 4. life for my sake, the same shall save it. rity over all devils, and to cure diseases.

9. 30. 25 For what is a man advantaged, if he 2 And he sent them to preach the king- Mar. 5. 43. gain the whole world, and lose himself, dom of God, and to heal the sick.

i Mat.10.1,&c or be cast away? 3 And he said unto them, Takek


26 For whosoever? shall be ashamed of thing for your journey, neither staves, nor

6.7, &c k ch.10.4, &c.

me and of my words, of him shall the Son scrip, neither bread, neither money ; nei

of man be ashamed, when he shall come

12.22. ther have two coats apiece.

I Mat. 10.33. in his own glory, and in his Father's, and And whatsoever house ye enter into, Mar. 8. 38. of the holy angels. there abide, and thence depart.

2 Ti. 2. 12. 27 But Im tell you of a truth, there be 5 And whosoever will not receive you, m Mat. 16. 28. some standing here, which shall not taste* when ye go out of that city, shake off the

Mar. 9. 1. of death, till they see the kingdom of God. very dust from your feet, for a testimony - John 8. 62.

28 Andr it came to pass, about an eight

He. 2. 9. against them.

days after these_B sayings, he took Peter

o Ne. 5. 13. 6 And they departed, and went through

Ac. 13. 51.

and John and James, and went up into the towns, preaching the gospel, and heal

18. 6.

a mountain to pray. ing every where.

p Mat. 17. 1,

29 And as he prayed, the fashion of his 7 Now Herode the tetrarch heard of all

&c. countenance was altered, and his raiment that was done by him : and he was per- Mar.9.2,&c. was white and glistering. plexed, because that it was said of some, Bor, things. 30 And, behold, there talked with him that John was risen from the dead;

Mat. 14. 1, two men, which were Moses and Elias : 8 And of some, that Elias had appear.

&c. 31 Who appeared in glory, and spake ed; and of others, that one of the old Mar.6.14,&c. of his decease which he should accomprophets was risen again.

r Da. 8. 18.

plish at Jerusalem. 9° And Herod said, John have I behead. 10. 9. 32 But Peter and they that were with ed: but who is this, of whom I hear such Schap. 23. 8. him were heavy" with sleep: and when things? And hes desired to see him. John 1. 14. they were awake, they saw his glory,' 10. And the apostles, when they were

« P. 27. 4.

and the two men that stood with him. returned, told him all that they had doni - Ro.10.14,17. parted from him, Peter said unto Jesus,

73. 28.

33 And it came_to pass, as they deAnd he took them, and went aside privately into a desert, place, belonging to

w John 6. 37. Master, it isgood for us to be here: and the city called Bethsaida.

* Mar. 10. 38. let us 'make three tabernacles; one for 11 And the people, when they knew it, y Ac. 28. 31. thee, and one for Moses, and one for followed him: and he receivedw them, and 2 chap. 1. 53. Elias : not knowing* what he said. spake unto them of the kingdomy of God,

5. 31.

34 While he thus spake, there came a

He. 4. 16. and healed them that had needof healing.

cloud, and overshadowed them: and they 12 And a when the day began to wear a Mat. 14. 15, feared as they entered into the cloud.

&c. then came the twelve, and said un

35 And there came a voice out of the to him, Send the multitude away, that Mar 6,35,&c cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son: they may go into the towns and country Mat. 3. 17. hearc him. round about, and lodge, and get victuals :

2 Pe. 1.17,18

36 And when the voice was past, Jesus for we are here in a desertd place.

c De. 18. 15. was found alone. And they kept it close, 13 But he said unto them, Give ye them Ac. 3. 22. and told no man in those dayse any of to eat. And they said, We have no more d Ps.78.19,20. those things which they had seen. but five loaves and two fishes; except we

Eze. 34. 25. 37 And it came to pass, that on the

Ho. 13. 5. should go and buy meat for all this people.

e Ec. 3. 7.

next day, when they were come down 14 For they were about five thousand

from the hill, much people met him. men. And he said to his disciples, Makes Mat. 17. 14,

38 And, behold, a man of the company them sit down by fifties in a company.

&c. Mar.9.17,&c

cried out, saying, Master, I beseech thee, 15. And they did so, and made them

01 Co.
14.40. look upon my son;

for he is mines only all sit down.


h Zec. 12. 10. 16 Then he took the five loaves and the

i Ps. 107.9.

39. And lo, a spirit taketh him, and he two fishes; and looking up to heaven, he

suddenly crieth out; and it teareth him blessed them, and brake, and gave to the * Ac. 19. 13. that he foameth again;

and, bruis him, disciples to set before the multitude. 17 And they did eat, and were all i fill

1 Mat. 16.13, hardly departeth from him.

40 And I besought thy disciples to cast ed: and there was taken up of fragments

Mar.8.27,&c him out; and they could not.& that remained to them, twelve baskets. m John 20.27. 41 And Jesus answering, said, O faith

18 And it came to pass, as he was alone He. 4. 2. less m and perversen generation! how praying, his disciples were with him : n De. 32. 5. long shall I be with you, and suffer you? and he asked them, saying, Whom say Ps. 78. 8.

Bring thy son hither. the people that I am ?

42 And as he was yet a coming, the devil


Mistaken zeal of the apostles.


The mission of the seventy. threw him down, and tare him. And A.D. 32. 3 Go your ways: behold, I send you Jesus rebukeda the unclean spirit, and

forth as lambs among wolves. healed the child, and delivered him again a Mar. 1.27. 4 Carryb neither purse, nor scrip, nor to his father.

bch. 9. 3, &c. shoes : anda salute no man by the way. 43 And they were all amazed at the cPs. 139. 14. 5 And into whatsoever house ye enter, mighty power of God. But while they Zec. 8.6. first say, Peace be to this house. wondered every one at all things which a Ge. 24.33,56 6 And if the son of peace be there, Jesus did, he said unto his disciples,

2 Ki. 4. 29. your peace shall restj upon it: if not, it 44 Let these sayings sink down into Pr.4. 25. shall turn to you again. your ears : for I the Son of man shall be e Is. 9. 6. 7 And in the same house remain, eating delivered into the hands of men.h

12 Th. 3. 16.

and drinking such things as they give :

Ja. 3. 18. 45 Buti they understood not this say

fork the labourer is worthy of his hire. ing, and it was hid from them, that they : Mat. 17. 22. Go not from house to house. perceived it not: and they feared to ask 12 Sa. 24. 14. 8 And into whatsoever city ye enter, him of that saying.

ichap: 2.50. and they receive you, eat a such things as 46 Thenm there arose a reasoning among

18. 34.

are set before you :

Mar. 9. 32. them, which of them should be greatest.

9 And heal the sick that are therein,

k 1 Co.9.4..14. 47 And Jesus, perceiving the thought of

1 Ti.5. 18.

and say unto them, Theo kingdom of God their heart, took a child, and set hím by 11 Ti. 5. 13. is come nigh unto you. him,

m Mat. 18.1,

10 But into whatsoever city ye enter, 48 And said unto them, Whosoeverr shall

&c. and they receive you not, go your ways receive this child in my name, receiveth Mar.9.34,&c. out into the streets of the same, and say, me; and whosoever shall receive me, receiv- n1 Co. 10. 27. 11 Even' the very dust of your city, which eth him that sent me: for9 he that is least

o Mat. 3. 2.

cleaveth on us, we do wipe off against among you all, the same shall be great. p Mat, 10. 40. you: notwithstanding, be ye sure of this, 49 And John answered and said, Mas- John 12. 44. that the kingdom of God is come nigh

13. 20. ter, we saw one casting out devils in

unto you.

chap.14.11. thy name; and we forbad him, because

Mat. 23.11,

12 But I say unto you, that it shall be he followeth not with us.

12. more tolerable in that day for Sodom, 50 And Jesus said unto him, Forbid him rchap. 9. 5. than for that city. not: fort he that is not against us, is for us. Nu.11.27.29 13 Woe“ unto thee, Chorazin! woe unto

51 And it came to pass, when the time tchap.16.13. thee, Bethsaida! forw if the mighty works was come that he should be received" up, Mat. 12. 30. had been done in Tyre and Sidon, which he stedfastly set his face to go to Jerusalem,

u Mat. 11. 21, have been done in you, they had a great

&c. 52 And sent messengers before his face:

v Mar. 16.19.

while ago repented, sitting in sackcloth and they went, and entered into a village

Ac. 1.2.

and ashes. of the Samaritans," to make ready for him.

10 Eze. 3. 6.

14 But it shall be more tolerable for 53 And they did not receive him, be- * John 4. 4. Tyre and Sidon at the judgment, than for cause his face was as though he would y Is.14.13..15. you. go to Jerusalem.

Je. 51. 53. 15 And thou, Capernaum, which y art 54 Andwhen his disciples James and John Am. 9.2, 3. exalted to heaven, shalt be thrust. down saw this, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we - Eze. 26. 20. to hell. command fire to come down from heaven, 31.18. 16 Hea that heareth you, heareth me; and consume them, even as Eliasc did ? a John 13.20. and heb that despiseth you, despiseth me;

6 Ac. 5. 4. 55 But he turned, and rebuked them,

andd he that despiseth me, despiseth him and said, Ye know not what manner of 2Ki.1.10,12. that sent me.

d John 5.23. spirit ye are of.

e John 3. 17.

17 And the seventy returned again 56 Fore the Son of man is not come 12.47.

with joy, saying, Lord, even the devils to destroy men's lives, but to save them. Re. 12. 8, 9. are subject unto us through thy name. And they went to another village.

g Mat.8.19, 18 And he said unto them, I beheld 57 Ando it came to pass, that, as they

&c. Satan' as lightning fall from heaven. went in the way, a certain man said unto Mar. 16. 18. 19 Behold, I give unto you power to him, Lord, I will follow thee whither. Ac. 28. 5. tread on serpentsh and scorpions, and soever thou goest.

i Ex. 32.32. over all the power of the enemy: and

Ps. 69. 29. 58 And Jesus said unto him, Foxes have

nothing shall by any means hurt you.

Is. 4. 3. holes, and birds of the air have nests; but the

Da. 12. 1.

20 Notwithstanding, in this rejoice not, Son of man hath not where to lay his head.

Phi. 4. 3.

that the spirits are subject unto you; but 59 And he said unto another, Follow He. 12. 23. rather rejoice, because your names me. But he said, Lord, sufferk 'me first Re. 13. 8.

writteni in heaven. to go and bury my father.

20. 12. 21 In that hour Jesus rejoiced in spirit, 60 Jesus said unto him, Let the dead 21. 27. and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of bury their dead; but go thou and preach *1 Ki. 19.20. heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these the kingdom of God.

B Many an. things from the wise and prudent, and hast 61 And another also said, Lord, I will cient copies revealed them unto babes: even so, Fafollow thee; but let me first go bíd them

add, And

ther, for so it seemed good in thy sight. farewell which are at home at my house. turning to 22 B All things? are delivered to me of 62 And Jesus said unto him, No man,

his disciples,

my Father : and nom man knoweth who

he said. having put his hand to the plough, and look

the Son is, but the Father; and who the ing back, is fit for the kingdom of God. ? Mat. 28.18. Father is, but the Son, and he to whom CHAPTER X.

John 3.35. The Son will reveal him. AFTER- in these things the Lord appoint

m Jno.6.44,46

23 And he turned him unto his discied other seventy also, and sent them two in Mat. 10. 1: ples, and said privately, Blessed are the

&c. and two before his face into every city and


eyes which see the things that ye see: place, whither he himself would come.

01 Pe. 1.10.

24 For I tell you, that many prophets 2 Therefore said he unto them, The Mat. 9. 37. and kings have desired to see those things barvest truly is great, but the labourers John 4. 35. which ye see, and have not seen them; are few: pray ye therefore the Lord of 91 Co.3.9. and to hear those things which ye hear, the harvest, that he would send forth 1 Ti. 5. 17. and have not heard them. labourers into his harvest.

25 And, behold, a certain lawyer stood


The good Samaritan,


Christ teaches to pray. up, and tempted him, saying, Master, A.D. 32. is come to me, and I have nothing to set what a shall I do to inherit eternal life

before him ? 26 He said unto him, What is written a Ac.16.30,31 7 And he from within shall answer and in the law ? how readest thou ?

b Ga. 3. 18. say, Trouble me not: the door is now 27 And he answering said, Thou shalt < De.6.5. shut, and my children are with me in love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, a Le. 19. 18. bed; I cannot rise and give thee. and with all thy soul, and with all thyech. 18.1..8. 8 I say unto you, Though he will not strength, and with all thy mind; and Le. 18.5. rise and give him because he is his friend, thyd neighbour as thyself.

Ne. 9. 29. yet because of his importunitye he will 28 And he said unto him, Thou hast an- Eze. 20. 11, rise and give him as many as he needeth, swered right: this do, and thou shalt live.

21. 9 And I say unto you, Ask,h and it shall

Ro. 10. 5, 29 But be, willing to justify9 himself,

be given you; seek, and ye shall find;

a. 3. 12. said unto Jesus, And who is my neighbour?

knock, and it shall be opened unto you. 30 And Jesus answering said, A certain schap. 16.15. 10 For every one that asketh receiveth;

Job 32.2. man went down from Jerusalem to Jericho,

and he that seeketh findeth; and to him

Ro.4. 2. and fell among thieves, which stripped Ga.3.11.

that knocketh it shall be opened. him of his raiment, and wounded him, Ja. 2. 24.

11 If a son shall ask bread of any of you and departed, leaving him half dead.

h Mat.7.7.

that is a father, will he give him a stone? 31 And by chance there came down a 21. 22. or if he ask a fish, will he for a fish give certain priest that way; and when he saw John 15.7. him a serpent? him, he passed byk on the other side.

Ja. 1.5. 12 Or if he shall ask an egg, will he 32 And likewise a Levite, when he was 1 Jno. 3. 22. B offer him a scorpion ? at the place, came and looked? on him, i Mat.5.13,44 13 If ye then, being evil, know how to and passed by on the other side.

k Ps. 38.11. give good gifts unto your children; how 33 But a certain Samaritan, m as he give. much more shall your heavenly Father journeyed, came where he was : and when ? Ps. 109.25. give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him? he saw him, he had compassion” on him, Pr. 27.10. 14 Andr he was casting out a devil,

34 And went to him, and boundó up m John 4. 9. and it was dumb. And it came to pass, his wounds, pouring in oil and wine, and nEx. 2.6. when the devil was gone out, the dumb set him on his own beast, and brought Ps. 147.3. spake; and the people wondered.

Is. 1.6. him to an inn, and took care of him.

15 But some of them said, He casteth

p Mat. 9.32. 35 And on the morrow when he depart

out devils through 8 Beelzebub the chief

12. 22, &c. ed, he took out two y pence, and gave them

of the devils. to the host, and said unto him, Take care of y See Mat. 16 And others, tempting him,? sought

20.2. him; and whatsoever thou spendest more,

of him a sign from heaven. when I come again, I will repay' thee.

8 Beelzebul,

17 But he, knowing their thoughts, 36 Which now of these three, thinkest

so ver.18,19. said unto them, Everyt kingdom divided thou, was neighbour unto him that fell 9 Mat. 12.38. against itself is brought to desolation; and among the thieves ?

r chap.14.14. a house divided against a house falleth. 37 And he said, He_that shewed mercy” Pr. 19.17.

18 If Satan also be divided against him. on him. Then said Jesus unto him, Go, 8 John 2. 25. self, how shall his kingdom stand ? beand do thou likewise.

t Mat. 12.25. cause ye say that I cast out devils through 38 Now it came to pass, as they went,

Mar. 3.24. Beelzebub. that he entered into a certain village : - Pr. 14.21. 19 And if I by Beelzebub cast out deand a certain woman, named Martha,

Ho. 6.6. vils, by whom do your sons cast them out? received him into her house.

Mi. 6.8. therefore shall they be your judges. 39 And she had a sister called Mary, which

Mat. 23. 23.

20 But if I with the finger of God also satw at Jesus' feet, and heard his word.

v John 11.1.

cast out devils, no doubt the kingdom of 40 But Martha was cumbered about

12.2,3. God is come upon you. much serving, and came to him and said,

w chap. 8.35.
Ac. 22.3.

21 When a strong man armed keepeth Lord, dost thou not care that my sister - Ex. 8. 19.

his palace, his goods are in peace: hath left me to serve alone? bid her there

y Is. 53.12.

22 But when a strongery than he shall fore that she help me.

Col. 2. 15. come upon him, and overcome him, he 41 And Jesus answered and said unto - chap. 21.34. taketh from him all his armour wherein her, Martha, Martha, thou art: careful Mar. 4. 19. he trusted, and divideth his spoils. and troubled about many things :

1Co.7.32,35 23 He that is not with me is against 42 But one thinga is needful: and Mary a chap. 18.22. me: and he that gathereth not with me hath chosen that good part, which shall Ps. 27.4. scattereth. not be taken away from her.

73. 25. 24 When the unclean spirit is gone out of CHAPTER XI.

Ec. 12. 13.

a man, he walketh through dry places, seekAnd it came to pass, that as he was

Mar. 8. 36.

ing rest; and finding none, he saith, I will

1 Co. 13.3. praying in a certain place, when he ceased,

return unto my house whence I came out. one of his disciples said unto him, Lord,

6 Mat.6.9,&c. 25 And when he cometh, he findeth it teach us to pray, as John also taught his

c John 5. 14. swept and garnished. disciples.


26 Then goeth he, and taketh to him seven 2 And he said unto them, When ye pray,

10,26, 27. other spirits more wicked than himself; and say, Our Father which art in heaven, Hal


they enter in, and dwell there: and the last lowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Sor, for the state of that man is worse c than the first. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so in earth.


27 And it came to pass, as he spake these 3 Give us $ day by day our daily bread. d Mar.11.25, things, a certain woman of the company 4 And forgive us our sins; ford we also

26. lifted up her voice, and said unto him, forgive every one that is indebted to us. ech. 1.28, 48. Blessede is the womb that bare thee, and And lead us not into temptation; but schap. 8.21. the paps which thou hast sucked. deliver us from evil.

Ps.119.1, 2. 28 But he said, Yea, rather blessed 5 And he said unto them, Which of you

Mat. 7. 21.

are they that hear the word of God, and shall have a friend, and shall go unto him

Ja. 1. 25.

keep it. at midnight, and say unto him, Friend, nor, out of 29 And when the people were gatherlend me three loaves;

ed thick together, he began to say, This 6 For a friend of mine n in his journey

is an evil generation: they seek a sign ;

his way

The Pharisees reqroved.


Christ's charge to his Apostles. anda there shall no sign be given it, but A.D. 33. the world, may be requiredo of this gethe sign of Jonas the prophet.

neration : 30 For as Jonasc was a sign unto the a Mat.12.40, 51 From the blood of Abeld unto the blood Ninevites, so shall also the Son of man

&c. of Zacharias, which perished between the be to this generation.

Mar. 8. 12. altar and the temple: verily I say unto you, 31 The queens of the south shall rise Ex. 20.5. It shall be required of this generation... up in the judgment with the men of this


52 Woe unto you, lawyers ! for ye have generation, and condemn them: for she cJon.1. 17.

taken away the key of knowledge :k ye

2.10. came from the utmost parts of the earth

entered not in yourselves, and them that

d Ge. 4.8. to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and, be

were entering in ye Bhindered. hold, a greater than Solomon is here.

e2 Ch. 24. 20.

53 And as he said these things unto 32 The men of Nineve shall rise up in 11i,10.1,&c them, the scribes and the Pharisees began the judgment with this generation, and Je.7.28,29. to urge him vehemently, and to provokek shall condemn it: fori they repented at - Mal. 2.7. him to speak of many things : the preaching of Jonas; and, behold, a Bor, forbad. 54 Laying wait for him, and seeking greater than Jonas is here.

i Jon.3.5,10. to catch something out of his mouth, that 33 Nom man, when he hath lighted a k 1 Co. 13.5. they might accuse him. candle, putteth it in a secret place, nei- Mar. 12.


CHAPTER XII. ther under a bushel, þut on a candlestick, mchap.8. 16. In the mean time, when there were that they which come in may see the light. Mat.5.15, gathered together an innumerable multi34 The light of the body is the eye: there- &c. tude of people, insomuch that they trode

Mar. 4.21. fore when thine eye is single, thy whole

n Mat. 16.6,

one upon another, he began to say unto his body also is full of light; but when thine eye


disciples first of all, Beware ye of tủe leais evil,? thy body also is full of darkness.

Mar. 8.15,

ven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy. 35 Take heed, therefore, that the light

&c. 2 For? there is nothing covered, that which is in thee be not darkness.

• Mat.6.22,&c shall not be revealed; neither hid, that 36 If thy whole body therefore be full Pr. 28. 22. shall not be known. of light," having no part dark, the whole Mar. 7. 22. 3 Therefore whatsoever ye have sposhall be full of light, as when y the bright achap.8. 17. ken in darkness shall be heard in the shining of a candle doth give thee light. Mat.10.26. light; and that which ye have spoken in

37 And as he spake, a certain Pharisee Mar. 4. 22. the ear in closets shall be proclaimed besought him to dine with him: and he Ps. 119. 105. upon the housetops. went in, and sat down to meat.


4 And I say unto you my friends, u Be 38 Ando when the Pharisee saw it, he

Is. 8. 20.

not afraid of them that kill the body, and

2 Co. 4.6. marvelled that he had not first washed

after that have no more that they can do. before dinner.

ya candle by

5 But I will forewarn you whom ye

its bright 39 And the Lord said unto him, Now do

shall fear: Fear him, which after he hath w ye Pharisees make clean the outside of


killed hath power to cast into hell; yea,

Pr. 4. 18. the cup and the platter; but* your inward

20. 27.

I say unto you, Fear him. part is full of ravening and wickedness.

t John 15.14.

6 Are not five sparrows sold for two 40 Ye fools, did not he that made u Is.51.7..13. farthings, and not one of them is forthat which is without make that which

Mat. 10. 28, gotten before God? is within also ?

&c. 7 But even the very hairs of your head 41 Buty rather give alms 5 of such Mar. 7.3. are all numbered. Fear not therefore: things as ye have; and, behold, all things - Mat. 23.25. ye are of more value than many sparrows. are clean unto you.

* Tit. 1.15. 8. Also I say unto you, Whosoever 42. But woea unto you, Pharisees! for 8 See Mat. shall confess me before men, him shall ye tithe mint and rue and all manner of

10. 29. the Son of man also confesso before the herbs, and pass over judgment and the

y chap.12.33.
Is. 58.7.

angels of God: love of God: these ought ye to have

9 But he that denietho me before men done, and not to leave the other undone.

Sor, as you

shall be denied before the angels d of God.

are able. 43 Woe unto you, Pharisees! fore ye

10 And whosoever shall speak a word

z1 Sa. 2. 30. love the uppermost seats in the syna

Ps. 119.46.

against the Son of man, it shall be forgogues, and greetings in the markets.

2 Ti.2.12.

given him: but unto him that blasphe. 44 Woe unto you, scribes and Phari- Re.2.10.

meth against the Holy Ghost it shall sees, hypocrites ! for ye are ass

graves a Mat.23.23, noto be forgiven. which appear not, and the men that walk

11 And when they bring you unto the syover them are not aware of them.

6 Jude 24. nagogues, and unto magistrates, and powers, 45 Then answered one of the lawyers, Ac.3.13, 14. take ye no thought how or what thing and said unto him, Master, thus saying



shall answer, or what ye shall say: thou reproachest us also.

d Mat. 25.31. 12 For the Holy Ghost shall teachi you 46 And he said, Woe unto you also,

e Mat. 23.6.

in the same hour what ye ought to say.

Mar. 12.38. ye lawyers! for ye lade men with bur

13 And one of the company said unto

. dens grievous to be borne, and ye your- 1 . Mat.12:31. him, Master, speak to my brother, that selves touch not the burdens k with one 1 John 5.16. he divide the inheritance with me.? of your fingers.

1 chap.21.14. 14 And he said unto him, Man,m who 47 Woe unto you! for ye build the Mat. 10. 19. made me a judge or a divider over you ? sepulchres of the prophets, and your

Mar. 13.11. 15 And he said unto them, Take heed, fathers killed them.

i Ac.6.10. and beware of covetousness :for a man's 48 Truly ye bear witness that ye al- XXVI. lifeo consisteth not in the abundance of low the deeds of your fathers : for they

k Is. 58.6. the things which he possesseth. indeed killed them, and ye build their

i Eze, 33.31.

16 And he spake a parable unto them,

m John 18.35. sepulchres.

nl Ti.6.7..10.

saying, The ground of a certain rich 49 Therefore also said the wisdom of

o Job 2.4.

man brought forth plentifully: God, I will send them prophets and Mat. 6.25.

17 And he thought within himself, sayapostles, and some of them they shall Eze. 18. 19. ing, What shall I do, because I have no slay and persecute:

q He.11.35,37 room where to bestow my fruits ? 50 That the blood of all the prophets,

Ja. 4.15,16. 18 And he said, This will' I do: I will pull which was shed from the foundation of

down my barns, and build greater; and there


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