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shall have a friend, and shall go unto him at midnight, and say unto him, Friend, lend me three loaves :
6 For a friend of mine in his journey is come to me, and I have nothing to set before him?
7 And he from within shall answer, and
children are with me in bed:
8 I say unto you, Though
say unto you, Ask,
10 For every one that asketh, receiveth; and he that seeketh, findeth ; and to him that knocketh, it shall be opened.
11 If a son shall ask bread of any of you that is a father, will he give him a stone ? or if he ask a fish, will he for a fish give him a serpent ?
12 Or if he shall ask an egg, will he offer him a scorpion ?
13 If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts
children : how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?
JOHN. CHAP. XIII. $ 88." Jesus restores a Woman ; who }, had been bowed down for eighteen Years.
10 I And he was teaching in one of the synagogues on the sabbath.
11'And, behold, there was a woman which had a spirit of infirmity eighteen years, and was bowed together, and could in no wise lift up herself.
12 And when Jesus saw her, he called her to him, and said unto her, Woman, thou art loosed from thine infirmity.
13 And he laid his hands on her : and immediately she was made straight, and glorified God.
14 And the ruler of the synagogue answered with indigna. tion, because that Jesus had heal. ed on the sabbath-day, and said unto the people, There are six days in which men ought to work : in them therefore come and be healed, and not on the sabbath-day.
15 The Lord then answered him, and said, Thou hypocrite, doth not each one of you on the sabbath tooge his ox or his ass from the stall, and lead him
away to watering?
16 And ought not this woman, being a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan hath bound, lo, these eighteen years, be loosed from this bond on the sabbath-day?
17 And when he had said these things, all his adversaries were ashamed : and all the people rejoiced for all the glorious things that were done by him.
19 It is like a grain of mus-
grew, and waxed a great tree ; and the fowls of the air lodged in the branches of it.
20 And again he said, Whereunto shall I liken the kingdom of God?
21 It is like leaven, which a
measures of meal, till the whole
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22 And he went through the cities and villages, teaching, and journeying toward Jerusalem.
23 Then said one unto him, .: Lord, are there few that be saved? And he said unto them,
24 | Strive to enter in at the straight gate: for many, I : .. say unto yoy, will seek to enter
in, and shall not be able.
24 When once the master of the house is risen up and hath shut to the door, and ye begin to stand without, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, lord, open unto us ; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not whence you are :
26 Then shall ye begin to
27 But he shall say,
I tell you
depart from me all workers
28 There shall be weeping
29 And they shall come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shail sit down in the kingdom of God.
30 And behold, there are last which shall be first, and there are first which shall be last.
31 | The same day there came certain of the Pharisees, saying unto him, Get thee out, and depart hence : for Herod will kill thee.
32 And he said unto them,
34 O Jerusalem, Jerusalem,
35 Behold, your house is left unto you desolate, and verily I say unto you, Ye shall not see me, until the time come when ye shall say, Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord.
90. The transactions when our Lord atc bread with a chief Pharisee on the Sabbath.
AND it came to pass, as he went into the house of one of the chief Pharisees to eat bread on the sabbath-day,that they watched him.
2 And behold, there was a certain man before him which had the dropsy.
3 And Jesus answering, spake unto the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, Is it lawful to heal on the sabbath-day?
4 And they held their peace,
6 And they could not answer
7 s And he put forth a parable to those which were bid. den, when he marked how they chose out the chief rooms ; say ing unto them,
8 When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room,
lest a more honourable man than thou be bidden of him;
9 And he that bade thee and him, come and say to thee, Give this man place; and thou begin with shame to take the lowest room.
10 But when thou art bidden, go and sit down in the