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Almsgiving, prayer and fasting. MATTHEW, VI.
The heavenly treasure. said, a Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and A.D. 31. secret: and thy Father, which seeth in hate thine enemy:
secret, shall reward thee openly. 44 But I say unto you, Loveb your ene
a De. 23. 6.
19 Lay not up for yourselves treasures mies, bless them that curse you, do good No.12.14,20. upone earth, where moth and rust doth to them that hate you, and prayd for
c Pr. 23. 4. corrupt, and where thieves break through them which despitefully use you, and
Lu.18.24,25. and steal :
He. 13. 5. persecute you;
20 But lay up for yourselves treasures 45 That ye may be the children of your d Lu. 23.34. in heaven, where neither moth nor rust
Ac. 7. 60. Father which is in heaven: for he maketh
doth corrupt, and where thieves do not his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, Is. 33.6.
Lu.12.33,34. and sendeth rain on the just andon the unjust.
break through nor steal:
21 For where your treasure is, there
1 Ti. 6. 19. 46 For if ye love them which love you,
will your heart be also.
s Job 25. 3. what reward have ye? do not even the
22 The light of the body is the eye:) if
g Lu.11.34,36. publicans the same?
h Ge. 17.1.
therefore thine eye be single, thy whole 47 And if ye salute your brethren only,
De. 18. 13. body shall be full of light: what do ye more than others ? do not
23 But if thine eye be evil, thy whole even the publicans so?
Col. 1. 28. body shall be full of darkness. If there. 48 Be ye therefore perfect," even as your Lu. 16. 13. fore the light that is in thee be darkness, Father which is in heaven is perfect.
; Ga. 1. 10. how great is that darkness!
2 Ti. 4. 10. 24 No man can serve two masters :i for TAKE heed that ye do not your Balms
Ja. 4. 4. either he will hate the one, and love the before men, to be seen of them : otherwise Bor, right- other; or else he will hold to the one, ye have no reward Yof your Father which
and despise the other. Ye cannotj serve
Ps. 112. 9. is in heaven.
God and mammon. 2 Therefore when thou doest thine alms, yor, with. 25 Therefore I say unto you, Take no 8 do not sound a trumpet before thee, as sor, cause thoughtk for your life, what ye shall eat, or the hypocrites do in the synagogues and not a trum- what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, in the streets, that they may have glory
pet to be
what ye shall put on. Is not the life more of men. Verily, I say unto you, They sounded. than meat, and the body than raiment? have their reward.
ki Co. 7. 32. 26 Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow 3 But when thou doest alms, let not thy Phi. 4. 6. not, neither do they reap, nor gather into left hand know what thy right hand doeth : ! Job 38. 41. barns; yet your heavenly Father? feedeth
4 That thine alms may be in secret : Lu.12.24,&c. them. Are ye not much better than they? and thy Father, which seeth in secret,
m Lu. 8. 17. 27 Which of you by taking thought can himself shall rewardm thee openly.
add one cubit unto his stature ? 5 And when thou prayest, thou shalt » Pr. 16.5. 28 And why take ye thought for raiment? not be as the hypocrites are: for they • Ps. 34. i5.
Consider the lilies of the field, how they love to pray standing in the synagogues Is. 65. 24.
grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: and in the corners of the streets, that r Ps. 37. 3. 29 And yet I say unto you, That even they may be seen of men. Verily "I say 55. 22.
Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed unto you, They have their reward.n
1 Pe. 5. 7. like one of these. 6 But thou, when thou prayest, enter Ec: 5. 2. 30 Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass into thy closet, and, when thou hast shut rlKi. 18. 26, of the field, which to day is, and to morrow thy door, pray to thy Father, which is in &c. is cast into the oven, shall he not much
Lu. 12. 30. secret; and thy Father, which seeth in
more clothe you, O ye of little faith? secret, shall reward thee openly.
31 Therefore take no thought,” saying,
tl petitions, ? as the heathen do: for they v Ro. 8.15. 7. But when ye pray, use not yain re- « Lu.11.2&c. What shall we eat? or, What shall we drink?
or, Wherewithal shall we be clothed? think that they shall be heard for” their w Ps. 115. 3. 32 (For after all these things do the much speaking.
* Le.25.20,21. Gentiles seek :) for your heavenly Father 8 Be not ye therefore like unto them : 1 Ki. 3. 13." | knoweth that ye have need of all these for your Father knoweth® what things ye Ps. 37. 25. things. have need of, before ye ask him.
Mar. 10.30. 33 But seek ye first the kingdom of 9 After this manner therefore pray ye: y Ps. 111. 9. God, and his righteousness; and all these Our Father which art in wheaven, 139. 20. things shall be added* unto you. Hallowed bey thy name.
z ch. 16. 28. 34 Take therefore no thought for the mor
Re. 11. 15. 10 Thy kingdom: come. Thy will be
row: for the morrow shall take thought done in earth, as it is in heaven.
a Ps.103:20,21. for the things of itself. Sufficient unto 11 Give us this day our daily bread :
o De. 33. 25. the day is the evil thereof.
He. 13.5,6. 12 And forgive us our debts, d as we c Pr. 30.8.
CHAPTER VII. forgive our debtors.
JUDGE. not, that ye be not judged,
Is. 33. 16. 13 And lead us not into temptation, a ch.18.21..35.
2 For with what judgment ye judge, ye but deliver usg from evil: For thineh is Lu.7.40..48. shall be judged; and with what measure ye the kingdom, and the power, and the eLu. 6. 37. mete, it shall be measured to you again. glory, for ever. Amen.
Ro, 2. 1. 3 And why beholdest thou the mote that 14 For if ye forgive men their trespasses, 1 Co. 4. 5. is in thy brother's eye, but considerest not your heavenly Father will also forgive you. s ch. 26. 41. the beam that is in thine own eye? 15 But if ye forgive not men their tres
Lu.22.40,46. 4 Or how wilt thou say to thy brother, passes, neither will your Father forgive John 17. 15. Let me pull out the mote out of thine eye;
h Re.5.12, 13. your trespasses.k
and, behold, a beam is in thine own eye?
i Ju. 1. 7. 16 Moreover, when ye fast, be not, as
k Ep. 4. 31.
5 Thou hypocrite, first cast out the the hypocrites, of a sad countenance : for
Ja. 2. 13.
beam? out of thine own eye; and then they disfigure their faces, that they may
I Ga. 6. 1.
shalt thou see clearly to cast out the appear unto menm to fast. Verily I say m Is. 58. 3,5. mote out of thy brother's eye. unto you, They have their reward.
n Pr. 9. 7, 8.
6 Give not that which is holy unto the 17 But thou, when thou fastest, anoint 23. 9. dogs, neither" cast ye your pearls before thine head, and wash thy face;
o Is. 55. 6. swine, lest they trample them under their 18 That thou appear not unto men to
Lu. 18.1, feet, and turn again and rend you. fast, but unto thy Father which is
7 'Ask, and it shall be given you;' seek,
The broad and narrow way.
The Centurion's faith. and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be A.D. 31. 3 And Jesus put forth his hand, and touchopened unto you:
ed him, saying, I will ; be thou clean. And 8 For every one that asketha receiveth ; Ps.81.10,16. immediately his leprosy was cleansed. and he that seeketh findeth; and to him Jno.14.13,14. 4 And Jesus saith unto him, See thou that knocketh it shall be opened.
16.23,24. tellc no man; but go thy way, shew thyself 9 Or what man is there of you, whom if
1 Jno. 3. 22. to the priest, and offer the gift that Moses his son ask bread, will he give him a stone ? Pr. 8. 17. commanded, a for a testimony unto them. 10 Or if he ask a fish, will he give him
5 And when Jesus was entered into a serpent ?
c ch. 9. 30. Capernaum, there came unto him a cen11 If ye then, being evil, know how to give Mar. 5. 43. turion,", beseeching him, good gifts unto your children, how much Le.14.3,&c. 6 And saying, Lord, my servant lieth more shall your Father which is in heaven Lu.11.11,&c. at home sick of the palsy, grievously give good things to them that ask him ? f Lu.7.2, &c. tormented.
12 Therefore all things whatsoever ye Le. 19. 18. 7 And Jesus saith unto him, I will would that men should do to you, do ye
come and heal him.
Ga. 5. 14. even so to them: for, this is the law and
8 The centurion answered and said, Lord,
h Ps. 10. 17. the prophets. 13 Enter ye ini at the strait gate: for Lu. 13. 24.
I am not worthyh that thou shouldest Lu.15.19,21.
come under my roof: but speak the word wide is the gate, and broad is the way,
only,k and my servant shall be healed.
k verse 3. that leadeth to destruction, and many Ps. 33. 9.
9 For I am a man under authority, there be which go in thereat:
107. 20. having soldiers under me: and I say to 14 ß Because strait is the gate, and nar. Bor, How. this man, Go, and he goeth ; and to anorow is the way, which leadeth unto life;
ther, Come, and he cometh; and to my
Ich. 20. 16. and few? there be that find it.
servant, Do this, and he doeth it. 15 Beware of false prophets, which
10 When Jesus heard it, he marvelled, to you in sheep's clothing, but
m De. 13.1..3. and said to them that followed, Verily inwardly they are ravening” wolves. Je.23.13..16. say unto you, I have not found so great
16 Ye shall know them by theiro fruits. 1 John 4. 1. faith, no, not in Israel. Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs n Ac. 20. 29..
11 And I say unto you, That! many of thistles?
31. shall come from the east and west, and 17 Even so every good treer bringeth och. 12. 33. shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree Pch. 15. 28. and Jacob, in the kingdom of heaven. bringeth forth evil fruit.
q Is. 2. 2, 3. 12 But the children of the kingdom shall 18 A good tree cannot bring forth evil Lu. 13. 29. be cast out into outer darkness: there
Ac. 11. 18. fruit, neither can a corrupt tree bring
shall be weepingt and gnashing of teeth.
Ep. 3. 6. forth good fruit.
13 And Jesus said unto the centurion, 19 Everytree that bringeth not forth good Lu.6.43, 45. Go thy way; and as thou hast believed, fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire. 8 ch.7.22, 23. so be it done unto thee. And his servant
20 Wherefore by their fruits ye shall tch.13.42,50. was healed in the selfsame hour. know them.
uch. 3. 10. 14 And when Jesus was come into Pe21 Not every one that saith unto me, Jno.15.2,6. ter's house, he saw his wife's mother Lord, Lord,u shall enter into the king 1 ch.25.11,12. laid, and sick of a fever.
Is. 48. 1, 2. dom of heaven; but he that doeth the
Lu. 6. 46.
15 And he touched her hand, and the will of my Father which is in heaven.
fever left her: and she arose, and minis22 Many will say to me in that day,
Ro. 2. 13.
tered unto them. Lord, Lord, have we not prophesiedin w Mar. 1. 30,
16 When the even was come, they brought thy name?' and in thy name have cast
31. unto him manyy that were possessed with out devils ? and in thy name done many Lu.4.38,39. devils : and he cast out the spirits with his wonderful works?
# Nu. 24. 4. word, and healed all that were sick: 23 And then will I profess unto them,
1 Ki. 22. 11,
17 That it might be fulfilled which I never knew you: depart from me,' ye Je. 23.13, &c. ing, Himself took our infirmsties, and
was spoken by Esaias a the prophet, say, that work iniquity.
Ac.19.13..15. 24 Therefore whosoever heareth these
1 Co. 13. 2.
bare our sicknesses. sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will
18 Now when Jesus saw great multiliken him unto a wisec man, which built
z ch. 25. 41.
tudes about him, he gave commandment his house upon a rock:
Ps. 5. 5.
to depart unto the other side. 25 And the rain descended, and the
Re. 22. 15.
19 And a certain scribe came, and said floods came, and the winds blew, and a Is. 53. 4. unto him, Master, Id will follow thee beat upon that house; and it fell' not: 1 Pe. 2. 24. whithersoever thou goest. for it was founded upon a rock.e
6 Lu.6.47,&c. 20 And Jesus saith unto him, The 26 And every one that heareth these < Ps. 111. 10. foxes have holes, and the birds of the sayings of mine, and doeth them not, 119.99,130. air have nests; but the Son of man hath shall be likened unto a foolisht man, a Lu.9.57,58. not where to lay his head. which built his house upon the sand : e Ps.92.13..15. 21 And another of his disciples said
27. And the rain descended, and the 11 8a. 2. 30. unto him, Lord,, suffer me first to go floods came, and the winds blew, and Je. 8. 9. and bury my father. beat upon that house; and it fell': and 01 Ki. 19. 20. 22 But Jesus said unto him, Follow great wasi the fall of it.
h 1 Co. 3. 13. me; and let the dead bury their dead. 28 And it came to pass, when Jesus He.10.26,27. 23 And when he was entered into a had ended these sayings, the people
k Je. 23. 29.
ship, his disciples followed him.
Mar. 6. 2. were astonishedk at his doctrine:
24 And behold,' there arose a great tem29 For he taught them as one having
Lu.8.23, &c. pest in the sea, insomuch that the ship was authority, and not as the scribes.
m Mar. 1.40,
covered with the waves : but he was asleep. CHAPTER VIII.
25 And his disciples came to him, andawoke WHEN he was come down from the
Lu.5.12, &c. him, saying, Lord, save us : we perish. mountain, great multitudes followed him.
n Job 38. 11. 26 And he saith unto them, Why are 2 And, behold, there came a leperm and Ps. 89.9. ye fearful, o ye of little faith? Then he worshipped him, saying, Lord, if thou 107. 29. arose, and rebuked" the winds and the wilt, thou canst make me clean.
and there was a great calm.
Jairus's daughter raised. 27 But the men marvelled, saying, A.D. 31.
groom shall be taken from them, and What manner of man is this, that even
then shalla they fast. the winds and the sea obey him!
a Is. 22. 12. 16 No man putteth a piece of B new 28 And when he was come to the other
cloth unto an old garment for that which side, into the country of the Gergesenes,
is put in to fill it up taketh from the gar
or, unthere met him two possessed with devils, wrought ment, and the rent is made worse. coming out of the tombs, exceeding fierce, cloth.
17 Neither do men put new wine into so that no man might pass by that way. 6 Mar. 5.1.
old bottles, else the bottles break, and 29 And, behold, they cried out, saying, Lu.8.26,&c. the wine runneth out, and the bottles What have we to do with thee, Jesus, Job 32. 19. | perish: but they put new wine into new thou Son of God? art thou come hither a Mar. 5. 22. bottles, and both are preserved. to torment us before the time?
Lu.8.41, &c. 18 Whiled he spake these things unto 30 And there was a good way off from e John 11.22, them, behold, there came a certain ruler, them, an herd of many swine, feeding.
25. and worshipped him, saying, My daugh31 So the devils besought him, saying, Job1.10.,12. ter is even now dead: but come and lay If thou cast us out, suffer us to go away De. 14. 8.
thy hand upon her, and she shall live. into the herd of swine.g
Is. 65. 3, 4.
19 And Jesus arose, and followed him, 32 And he said unto them, Go. And when a Mar. 5.25. |and so did his disciples. they were come out, they went into the Lu. 8. 43. 20 And," behold, a woman, which was herd of swine: and, behold, the whole herd Ac. 19. 12. diseased with an issue of blood twelve of swine ran violently down a steep place ; Lu. 7. 50. years, came behind him, and touched
17. 19. into the sea, and perished in the waters.
the hem of his garment:
18. 42. 33 And they that kept them fled, and
21 For she said within herself, If I may
14. 9. went their ways into the city, and told & John 4.53. but touch his garment, I shall be whole. every thing, and what was befallen to
2 Mar. 5. 38.
22 But Jesus turned him about; and the possessed of the devils.
LU. 8. 51.
when he saw her, he said, Daughter, be 34 And, behold, the whole city came m2 Ch. 35. 25. of good comfort; thy; faith hath made out to meet Jesus: and when they saw in Job 21. 14. thee whole. And the woman was made him, they besought him that he would Lu. 5. 8. whole from that hour.k departn out of their coasts.
Ac. 16. 39. 23 And when Jesus came into the
o Ac. 20.10. CHAPTER IX.
ruler's house, and saw them minstrels AND he entered into a ship, and passed » Mar:2.3,&c. and the people making a noise, over, and came into his own city.
24 He said unto them, Give place; for 2 And, p behold, they brought to him a 9,2K1.4.33,&c. the maid is not dead, but sleepeth. man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed:
» Mar. 5. 34. And they laughed him to scorn. and Jesus seeing their faith, said unto yor, this 25 But when the people were put forth,? the sick of the palsy, Son, be of good fame. he went in, and took her by the hand, and cheer; thy sins be forgiven thee.
8 Ps. 139. 2.
the maid arose. 3 And, behold, certain of the scribes said Jno.2.24,25. 26 And y the fame hereof went abroad within themselves, This man blasphemeth. He. 4.12, 13. into all that land. 4 And Jesus knowing their thoughts,"
Re. 2. 23. 27 And when Jesus departed thence, two said, Wherefore think ye evil in your
tch. 15. 22.
lind men followed him, crying, and say. hearts ?
20,30,31. ing, Thou son of David, t have mercy on us.
u Mi. 7. 18. 5 For whether is easier, to say, Thy sins be
uch, 12. 16.
28 And when he was come into the house, forgiven thee; or to say, Arise, and walk ?
Is. 42. 2.
the blind men came to him: and Jesus saith 6 But that ye may know that the Son
52. 13. unto them, Believe ye that I am able to of man hath power on earth to forgiveu - Ac. 4. 21. do this? They said unto him, Yea, Lord. sins, (then saith he to the sick of the Ga. 1. 24. 29 Then touched he their eyes, saying, palsy,). Arise, take up thy bed, and go * Mar. 2. 14. According to your faith be it unto you. unto thine house.
Lu.5.27,&c. 30 And their eyes were opened : and 7 And he arose, and departed to his house. y ch. 12. 22. Jesus straitly charged them, saying, See 8 But when the multitudes saw it, they
Lu. 11. 14.
that no man know" it. marvelled, and glorified 70 God, which Is. 35. 6.
31 But they, when they were departed, had given such power unto men.
a ch. 12. 24.
spread abroad his fame in all that country.
Mar. 3. 22. 9 And* as Jesus passed forth from thence,
Lu. 11. 15.
32 As they went out, behold, they he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the bch. 4. 23. brought to him a dumb man y possessed receipt of custom: and he saith unto him, cch. 11. 19. with a devil. Follow me. And he arose, and followed him. Lu. 15. 2.
33 And when the devil was cast out, the 10 And it came to pass, as Jesus sat at He. 5. 2. dumb spake :: and the multitudes marvel. meat in the house, behold, many publi- d ch. 12. 7. led, saying, It was never so seen in Israel. cans and sinners came and sat down Pr. 21. 3.
34 But the Pharisees said, Hea casteth with him and his disciples.
out devils through the prince of the devils. 11 And when the Pharisees saw it, they
35 And Jesus went about all the cities said unto his disciples, Why eateth your & or, were and villages, teaching in their synagogues, Master with publicans and sinners ?c
and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, 12 But when Jesus heard that, he said
and healing every sickness and every disunto them, They that be whole need not e Lu. 24. 47. ease among the people. a physician, but they that are sick.
Ac. 5. 31. 36 But when he saw the multitudes, he 13 But go ye and learn what that mean
2 Pe. 3. 9. was moved with compassion on them, be. eth, Id will have mercy, and not sacrifice : Nu. 27. 17.
cause they : fainted, and were scattered for I am not come to call the righteous,
1 Ki. 22. 17. abroad, as sheep' having no shepherd.
Eze. 34. 5. but sinners to repentance.e
37 Then saith he unto his disciples,
Zec. 10. 2. 14 Then came to him the disciples of
g Lu. 10. 2.
The harvests truly is plenteous, but the John, saying, Why do we and the Phari- John 4. 35. labourers are few; sees fast oft, but thy disciples fast not?
38 Pray ye therefore the Lord of the 15 And Jesus said unto them, Can the John 3. 29. harvest, that he will send forthi labourchildren of the bridechamber mourn, as Re. 21. 2. ers into his harvest. long as the bridegroomk is with them? i Ps. 69. 11.
CHAPTER X. but the days will come, when the bride
AND when he had called unto him his
Mission of the Apostles.
MATTHEW, XI. Comfort against persecution. twelve disciples, hea gave them power A.D. 31. 26 Fear them not therefore: forb there is Bagainst unclean spirits, to cast them out,
nothing covered that shall not be revealand to heal all manner of sickness and a Mar.3.13,14. ed; and hid, that shall not be known. all manner of disease.
6.7, &c. 27 What I tell you in darkness, that 2 Now the names of the twelve apostles Lu. 9.1, &c. speak ye in light: and what ye hear in the are these: The first, Simon, who is called
Lu. 12.2,3. ear, that preach ye upon the housetops. Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the
28 And feard not them which kill the
1 Co. 4. 5. son of Zebedee, and John his brother;
body, but are not able to kill the soul: 3 Philip, and Bartholomew; Thomas, Lu. 6. 13. but rather fear him which is able to de. and Matthew the publican; James the son d Is. 8. 12, 13. stroy both soul and body in hell. of Alphæus, and Lebbæus, whose surname 51.7, 12. 29 Are not two sparrows sold for a y far. was Thaddæus ;
1 Pe. 3. 14. thing ? and one of them_shall not fall on 4. Simon the Canaanite, and Judas Is- y In value, the ground without your Father. cariot, who also betrayed him.
halfpenny 30 Bute the very hairs of your head are 5 These twelve Jesus sent forth, and farthing, a all numbered.
tenth part commanded them, saying, Go not into
31 Fear ye not therefore; ye are of
of the Rothe way of the Gentiles, and into any
more value than many sparrows.
man penny, city of the Samaritanss enter ye not:
ch. 18. 28.
32 Whosoever therefore shall confess 6 But gol rather to the lost sheepof e Ac. 27.34. me before_men, him will I confess also the house of Israel.
12 Ki. 17. 24. before my Father which is in heaven. 17 And, as ye go, preach, saying, The Jno.4.5,9,20. 33 But whosoeverk shall deny me bekingdom of heaven is at hand.
g Ac. 13. 46. fore men, him will I also deny before my 8 Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise * Ps. 119. 176. Father which is in heaven. the dead, cast out devils : freely? ye have
Is. 53. 6.
34 Think not that I am come to send
Je.50.6, 17. received, freely give.
peace on earth: Im came not to send 9 8 Provides neither gold, nor silver,
1 Pe. 2. 25.
but a sword. nor brass, in your purses ;
i Re. 3.5.
35 For I am come to set a man at vari10 Nor scrip for your journey, neither ich.3.2;4.17. ance against his father, and the daughter two coats, neither shoes, nor yet Š staves; Lu.9.2, 10.9. against her mother, and the daughter in for the workman is worthy of his meat. k 2 Ti. 2. 12. law against her mother in law. 11 And into whatsoever city or town ye
1 Ac. 8.18,20. 36 Anda a man's foes shall be they of shall enter, inquire who in it is worthy; m Lu.12.49,53. his own household. and there abide till ye go thence.
8 or, Get. 37 Her that loveth father or mother 12 And when ye come into an house, n Lu. 22. 35. more than me, is not worthy of me: and salute it.
1Co.9.7,&c. he that loveth son or daughter more than 13 And if the house be worthy, let
o Mi. 7.5, 6. your
me, is not worthy of me. peace come upon it: but if it be not wor- Š a staff. 38 And he that taketh not his cross, and thy, let your peace returns to you.
p Lu.10.7, &c. followeth after me, is not worthy of me. 14 And whosoever shall not receive ? Ps. 41. 9.
7 Lu. 14. 26.
39 He that findeth his life, shall lose you, nor hear your words, when ye de
it: and he that loseth his life for my sake,
8 Ps. 35. 13. part out of that house or city, shake” off ich. 16. 25.
shall find it. the dust of your feet.
u Ne. 5. 13.
40 Hev that receiveth you, receiveth 15 Verily I say unto you, Itv shall be Ac. 13. 51. me; and he that receiveth me, receiveth more tolerable for the land of Sodom and 18.6. him that sent me. Gomorrha in the day of judgment, than ch. 18.5. 41 Her that receiveth a prophet in the for that city.
25.40,45. name of a prophet, shall receive a pro16 Behold, I send you forth as sheep in John 12. 14. phet's reward; and he that receiveth a
w ch.11.22,24. the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wisey
* 1 Ki. 17.10.
righteous man in the name of a righteous as serpents, and n harmless: as doves.
He. 6. 10.
man, shall receive a righteous man's 17 But bewarea of men: for theyb will y Ro. 16. 19. reward. deliver you up to the councils, and they Ep.5.15. 42 And whosoever shall give to drink will scourgec you in their synagogues ; nor, simple. unto one of these little ones a cup of cold 18 And yed shall be brought before go- •Phi. 2. 15.
water only in the name of a disciple, verily vernors and kings for my sake, for a tes- a Phi. 3. 2. I say unto you, he shall in no wise lose timony against them and the Gentiles. b ch. 24. 9. his reward. 19 Bute when they deliver you up, take
Mar. 13. 9.
CHAPTER XI. no thought how or what ye shall speak;
c Ac. 5. 40. AND it came to pass, when Jesus had for it shall be given you in that same
2 Co. 11. 24. made an end of commanding his twelve hour what ye shall speak.
d Ac. XXIV. disciples, he departed thence, to teach 20 For it is not ye that speak, but the Spi- e Mar. 13. ii. and to preach in their cities. rit of your Father which speaketh in you. Lu. 12. 11.
2 Nows when John had heard in the 21 And the brother shall deliver up the 21.14,15. prison the works of Christ, he sent two brother to death, and the father the child: Lu.7.18, &c. of his disciples, and the children shall rise up against their | Da.12.12,13. 3 And said unto him, Art thou he that parents, and cause them to be put to death. Re. 2. 10. should come, or do we look for another?
22 And ye shall be hated of all men for h Ac. 8.1. 4 Jesus answered and said unto them, my name's sake; but heo that endureth or, end, or, Go and shew John again those things to the end shall be saved.
which ye do hear and see: 23 But when they persecute you in this Lu. 6. 40, 5 The blind receive their sight, and the city, fleek ye into another: for verily I say
John 13. 16. lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the unto you, Ye shall not have gone over the < 19. 8. 14; 16: deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the cities of Israel, till the Son of man be come. 1Co.1.22,23. poor have the gospel preached to them. 24 The disciplei is not above his mas- 1 Pe. 2.8.
6 And blessed is he, whosoever shall ter, nor the servant above his lord.
1 John 8.48. not be offendedk in me. 25 It is enough for the disciple that he m Lu.7.24..30 7 And, as they departed, Jesus began to be as his master, and the servant as his K Beelzebul. say unto the multitudes concerning John, lord. If they have called the master of n Ep. 4. 14, What wentm ye out into the wilderness the house « Beelzebub, how much more Ja. 1. 6. to see? A reed shaken with the wind ?n shall they call them of his household ?
8 But what went ye out for to see ? A man
Christ's testimony of John. MATTHEW, XII.
Pharisees refuted. clothed in soft raiment? behold, they that A.D. 31. 2 But when the Pharisees saw it, they wear soft clothing are in kings' houses.
said unto him, Behold, thy disciples do 9 But what went ye out for to see? A a Ex. 31. 15. that which is not lawful to doa upon the
6 Is. 40.3. prophet? yea, I say unto you, and more
Mal. 3.1. than a prophet.
3 But he said unto them, Have ye not
Lu, 1.76. 10 For this is he of whom it is written, Be
read what David did when he was an hold, I send my messenger before thy face, c1 Sa. 21. 6. hungred, and they that were with him; which shall prepare thy way before thee. d John 5. 35. 4 How he entered into the house of
11 Verily I say unto you, Amongd them e Ex. 25.30. God, and did eat the showbread, which that are born of women there hath not sJno.1.15,27. was not lawful for him to eat, neither for risen a greater than John the Baptist: 3. 30.
them which were with him, but only, for notwithstanding, hes that is least in the Ex.29.32,33. the priests ? kingdom of heaven is greater than he. h Nu. 28.9.
5 Or have ye not read in the law,k how 12 And from the days of John the Baptist
that on the sabbath days the priests in until now the kingdom of heaven B suffer- Bor, is gotten the temple profane the sabbath, and are
by force, eth violence, and the violent taket it by
and they force.
6 But I say unto you, That in this place 13 For all the prophets and the law
is one greater? than the temple. prophesied until John.
7 But if ye had known what this meaneth, 14 And if ye will receive it, this is
Io will have mercy, and not sacrifice, ye Elias, which m was for to come.
i Jno.7.22,23. would not have condemned the guiltless.
k Lu. 16. 16. 15 Hen that hath ears to hear, let him hear.
8 For the Son of man is Lord even of
Ep.6.11..13. the sabbath day. 16 Butr whereunto shall I liken this
I ch.23.17..21. neration? It is like unto children sitting in
9 And! when he was departed thence,
2 Ch.6.18. he went into their synagogue: the markets, and calling unto their fellows,
Mal.3.1. 17 And saying, We have piped unto you, mch. 17.12.
10 And, behold, there was a man which and ye have not danced; we have mourn
had his hand withered. And they asked
Mal. 4.5. ed unto you, and ye have not lamented.
him, saying, Is' it lawful to heal on the 18 For John came neither eating, nor
n Re. 2. 7,&c. sabbath days ? that they might accuse him.
oHo. 6.6. drinking, and they say, He hath a devil.
11 And he said unto them, What man
p Lu. 7.31. 19 The Son of man came eating and
shall there be among you that shall have drinking, and they say, Behold a man
one sheep, andif it fall into a pit on the gluttonous, and a winebibber, a friend
Lu. 6.6, &c. sabbath day, will he not lay hold on it,
q Lu. 14.3. of publicans, and sinners. But wisdom
and lift it out?
8 ch.10.25. is justified of her children.
12 How much then is a man better than
John 7. 20. 20 Then* began he to upbraid the cities
a sheep? Wherefore it is lawful to do
tch. 9. 10. wherein most of his mighty works were
well on the sabbath days.
John 2.2. done, because they repented not:
13 Then saith he to the man, Stretch forth 21 Woe unto thee, Chorazin! woe unto
u De. 22. 4. thine hand. And he stretched it forth; and thee, Bethsaida!y for if the mighty works
v Lu. 15. 2. it was restored whole, like as the other. which were done in you had been done
14 Then the Pharisees went out, and in Tyre and Sidon, they would have re
w Ps.92.5, 6. rheld a council against him, how they pented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.
* Lu. 10. 13, might destroy him. 22 But I say unto you, Itz shall be more
15 But when Jesus knew it, he withdrew tolerable for Tyre and Sidon at the day of y John 12.21. himself from thence: and great multitudes judgment, than for you.
followed him, and he healed them all; 23. And thou, Capernaum, which arta yor, took
16 And charged them that they should
counsel. exalted unto heaven, shalt' be brought
not make him known: down to hell: for if the mighty works z ch. 10. 15. 17 That it might be fulfilled which was which have been done in thee had been a Is.14.13..15. spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, done in Sodom, it would have remained
18 Behold my servant, whom I have until this day.
6 Is. 42.1.
chosen; my beloved, in whom my soul 24 But I say unto you, Thats it shall & Lu. 10.21,
c verse 22.
is well 'pleased: I will put my spirit upon be more tolerable for the land of Sodom &c. him, and he shall shew judgment to the in the day of judgment, than for thee. e Ps. 8. 2.
Gentiles. 25 Atd that time Jesus answered and
Je. 1.7,8. 19 He shall not strive, nor cry; neither said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of 1 Co.1.27. shall any man hear his voice in the streets. heaven and earth, because thou hast hid ch.28.18. 20 A bruised reed shall he not break, these things from the wise and prudent,
Lu. 10. 22. and smoking flax shall he not quench, till and hast revealed them unto babes.
John 3.35. he send forth judgment unto victory.
17.2. 26 Even so, Father: for so it seemed
21 And in his name shall the Gentiles
1 Co. 15. 27. good in thy sight.
g Mar. 3.11. 27_All things are delivered unto me of
Lu. 11. 14.
22 Then, was brought unto him one my Father: and no man knoweth the Son, 1 John 1.18. possessed with a devil
, blind and dumb: but the Father; neither knowethk any 1John 5.20. and he healed him, insomuch that the man the Father, save the Son, and he to i Is. 55.1..4. blind and dumb both spake and saw. whomsoever the Son will reveal' him.
23 And all the people were amazed, 28 Come unto me, all ye that labouri and
and said, Is not this the son of David ? are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
24 But when the Pharisees heard it, they 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learnk
1 Pe.2.21. said, This fellow doth not cast out devils,
i Zec. 9. 9. of me; for I am meek and lowly? in heart:
but by 8 Beelzebub the prince of the devils.
m Je. 6. 16. and yem shall find rest unto your souls.
25 And Jesus knew their thoughts," and
n Ps. 139.2. 30 For my yoke is easy, and my bur
said unto them, Every kingdom divided den is light.
01 John 5. 3. against itself is brought to desolation ; CHAPTER XII. At that timer Jesus went on the sab
p Mar. 2. 23, and every city or house divided against
&c. itself shall not stand : bath day through the corn; and his dis- Lu. 6.1, &c. 26 And if Satan cast out Satan, he is ciples were an hungred, and began to q De. 23. 25.
divided against himself; how shall then pluck, the ears of corn, and to eat.
his kingdom stand ?