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the lame to walk, and the blind to the sign of the prophet Jonas. And see: and they glorified the God of he left them, and departed. Israel.

5 1 And when his disciples were 32 | Then Jesus called his dis- come to the other side, they had ciples unto him, and said, I have forgotten to take bread. compassion on the multitude, be 6 Then Jesus said unto them, cause they continue with me now Take heed, and beware of the leathree days, and have nothing to eat: ven of the Pharisees, and of the and I will not send them away fast- Sadducees. ing, lest they faint in the way. 7 And they reasoned among

33 And his disciples say unto him, themselves, saying, It is because we Whence should we have so much have taken no bread. bread in the wilderness as to fill so 8 Which when Jesus perceived, he great a multitude ?

said unto them, O ye of little faith, 34 And Jesus saith unto them, why reason ye among yourselves, How many loaves have ye? And because ye have brought ro bread they said, Seven, and a few little 9 Do ye not yet understand, neifishes.

ther remember the five loaves of 35 And he commanded the mul- the five thousand, and how many titude to sit down on the ground. baskets ye took up ?

36 And he took the seven loaves 10 Neither the seven loaves of and the fishes, and gave thanks, and the four thousand, and how many brake them,and gave to his disciples, baskets ye took up? and the disciples to the multitude. 11 How is it that ye do not un

37 And they did all eat, and were derstand that I spake it not to you filled: and they took up of the concerning bread, that ye should broken meat that was left seven beware of the leaven of the Phari. baskets full.

sees, and of the Sadducees? 38 And they that did eat were 12 Then understood they how four thousand men, besides women that he bade then not beware of the and children.

leaven of bread, but of the doctrine of 39 And he sent away the multi- the Pharisees, and of the Sadducees, tude, and took ship, and came into 13 | When Jesus came into the the coasts of Magdala.

coasts of Cesarea Philippi, he askCHAP. XVI.

ed his disciples, saying, Who do The Pharisees require a sign. men say that I, the Son of man, am? Tedd else came, and, tempt thou arts John the Baptist ; some, ing, desired him that he would shew Elias ; and others, Jeremias, or one them a sign from heaven.

of the prophets. 2 He answered, and said unto 15 He saith unto them, But them, When it is evening, .ye say, who say, ye that I am ? It will be fair weather; for the sky 16 And Simon Peter answered is red:

and said, Thou art the Christ, the 3 And in the morning, It will be Son of the living God. foul weather to-day; for the sky is 17 And Jesus answered and said ied and lowering. O ye hypocrites! unto him, Blessed art thou, Simon ye can discern the face of the sky; Bar-jona : for flesh and blood hath but can ye not discern the signs of not revealed it unto thee, but my the times ?

Father which is in heaven. 4 A wicked and adulterous gene 18 And I say also unto thee, ration seeketh aftera sign; and there. That thou art Peter; and upu this shall no sign be given unto it, but rock I will build my church, and

the gates of hell shall not prevall 2 And was transfigured before against it.

them; and his face did shine as the 19 And I will give unto thee the sun, and his raiment was white as keys of the kingdom of heaven: the light. and whatsoever thou shalt bind on 3 And, behold, there appeared carth, shall be bound in heaven; unto them Moses and Elias talking and whatsoever thou shalt loose on with him. earth, shall be loosed in heaven. 4 Then answered Peter, and said

20 Then charged he his disciples, unto Jesus, Lord, it is good for us that they should tell no man that he to be here: if thou wilt, let us make was Jesus the Christ.

here three tabernacles; one for thee, 21 9 From that time forth began and one for Moses, and one for Jesus to shew unto his disciples, Elias. how that he must go unto Jerusa 5 While he yet spake, behold, a lem, and suffer many things of the bright cloud overshadowed them: elders, and chief priests, and seribes, and, behold, a voice out of the and he killed, and be raised again cloud, which said, This is my bethe third day.

loved Son, in whom I am well 22 Then Peter took him, and pleased : hear ye him. began to rebuke him, saying, Be it 6 And when the disciples heard far from thee, Lord: this shall not it, they fell on their face, and were be unto thee.

sore afraid. 23 But he turned, and said unto 7 And Jesus came and touched Peter, Get thee behind me, Satan; them, and said, Arise, ‘and 'be not thou art an offence unto me: for afraid. thou savourest not the things that 8 And when they had lifted up be of God, but those that be of men. their eyes, they saw no man, save 244 Then said Jesus unto his dis- | Jesus only.

any man will come after 9 And, as they came down from me, let him deny himself, and take the mountain, Jesus charged them, up his cross, and follow me. saying, Tell the vision to no man,

25 For whosoever will save his until the Son of man be risen again lise, shall lose it; and whosoever will from the dead. lose his life for my sake, shall find it. 10 And his disciples asked him,

26 For what is a man profited, if saying, Why then say the scribes he shall gain the whole world, and that Elias must first come? lose his own soul? or what shall a 11 And Jesus answered and said man give in exchange for his soul? unto them, Elias truly shall first

27 For the Son of man shall come come, and restore all things: in the glory of his Father, with his 12 But I say unto you,

That Elias angels; and then he shall reward | is come already, and they knew him every man according to his works. not; but have done unto him what

28 Verily I say unto you, There soever they listed: likewise, shall be some standing here which shall also the Son of man suffer of them. not taste of death, till they see 13 Then the disciples understood the Son of man coming in his king- that he spake unto them of John dom.

the Baptist. CHAP. XVII.

14 And when they were come The transfiguration of Christ, &c. to the multitude, there came to A Perafter six days: Jesus tak this boomine centaimamian, kneeling down brother, and bringeth them up into 15 Lord, have mercy on my son; a bigh mountain apart,

for he is lunatic, and sore vexed:

ciples, f


say unto

for oft-times he falleth into the fire, thou hast opened his mouth, thou and oft into the water.

shalt find a piece of money: that 16 And I brought him to thy take, and give unto them for me disciples, and they could not cure and thee. him.

CHAP. XVIII. 17 Then Jesus answered and said, Christ exhorteth to humility, &c. fajthless and perverse generation!

A how long shall I be with you? how ciples unio Jesus, saying, Who long shall I suffer you? Bring him is the greatest in the kingdom of hither to me.

heaven? 18 And Jesus rebuked the devil, 2 And Jesus called a little child and he departed out of him: and unto him, and set him in the midst the child was eured from that very of them, hour.

3 And said, Verily I say unto you, 19 Then came the disciples to Except ye be converted, and beJesus apart, and said, Why could come as little children, ye shall not not we cast him out?

enter into the kingdom of hearen. 20 And Jesus said unto them, 4 Whosoever, therefore, shall Because of your unbelief: for verily humble himself as this little child, I



ye have faith as the same is greatest in the kingdom a grain of mustard-seed, ye shall of heaven. say unto this mountain, Remove 5 And whoso shall receive one hence to yonder place, and it shall such little child in my name, reremove; and nothing shall be im- ceiveth me. possible unto you.

6 But whoso shall offend one of 21 Howbeit, this kind goeth not these little ones which believe in out but by prayer and fasting. me, it were better for him that a

22 1 And, while they abode in millstone were hanged about his Galilee, Jesus said unto them, The neck, and that he were drowned Son of man shall be betrayed into in the depth of the sea. the hands of men;

7 Woe unto the world because 23 And they shall kill him; and of offences! for it must needs be the third day he shall be raised that offences come; but woe to that again. And they were exceeding man by whom the offence cometh! sorry

8 Wherefore, if thy hand or thy 24 | And when they were come foot offend thee, cut them off, and to Capernaum, they that received cast them from thee: it is better tribute-money came to Peter, and for thee to enter into life halt or said, Hoth not your Master pay maimed, rather than having two tribute?

hands, or two feet, to be east into 25 He saith, Yes. And when he everlasting fire. was come into the house, Jesus pre 9 And if thine eye offend thee, vented him, saying, What thinkest pluck it out, and cast it from thee: thou, Simon? Of whom do the kings it is better for thee to enter into life of the earth take custom or tribute with one eye, rather than having oftheirown children, orofstrangers? two eyes to be cast into hell-fire.

26 Peter saith unto him, Of 10 Take heed that ye despise strangers. Jesus saith unto him, not one of these little ones: for I Then are the children free.

say unto you, that in heaven their 27 Notwithstanding, lest we should angels do always behold the face offend them, go thou to the sea, and of my Father which is in heaven. cast a hook, and take up the fish 11 For the Son of man is com that first cometh up; and, when to save that which was lost.

12 Ilow think ye? If a man have reckon, one was brought unto him a hundred sheep, and one of them which owed him ten thousand tabe gone astray, doth he not leave lents : the ninety and nine, and goeth in 25 But forasmuch as he had not to the mountains, and seeketh that to pay, his lord commanded him which is gone astray?

to be sold, and his wife and chil13 And if so be that he find it, dren, and all that he had, and payverily I say unto you, he rejoiceth ment to be made. more of that sheep, than of the nine 26 The servant, therefore, fell ty and nine which went not astray. down and worshipped him, saying,

14 Everso, it is not the will of your Lord, have patience with me, and Father which is in heaven that one I will pay thee all. of these little ones should perish. 27 Then the lord of that servant

15 [ Moreover, if thy brother was moved with compassion, and shall trespass against thee, go and loosed him and forgave him the debt. tell him his fault between thee and 28 But the same servant went him alone: if he shall hear thee, out, and found one of his fellowthou hast gained thy brother. servants which owed him a hun

16 But if he will not hear thee, dred pence, and he laid bands on then take with thee one or two him, and took him by the throat, more, that in the mouth of two or saying, Pay me that thou owest. three witnesses every word may be

29 And his fellow-servant fel established.

down at his feet, and besought him, 17 And if he shall neglect to hear saying, Have patience with me, and them, tell it unto the church: but I will pay thee all. if he neglect to hear the church, 30 And he would not; but went iet him be unto thee as a heathen and cast him into prison till he man and a publican.



the debt. 18 Verily I say unto you, What 31 So when his fellow-servants soever ye shall bind on earth shall saw what was done, they were very be bound in heaven; ard what-sorry, and came and told unto their soever ye shall loose on earth shall lord all that was done. be loosed in heaven.

32 Then his lord, after that he had 19 Again I say unto you, That called him, said unto him, 0 thou if two of you shall agree on earth wicked servant,I forgave thee all that as touching any thing that they debt, because thou desiredst me: shall ask, it shall be done for them 33 Shouldest not thou also have of my father which is in heaven. had compassion on thy fellow-ser

20 For where two or three are vant, even as I had pity on thee? gathered together in my name, 34 And his lord was wroth, and delithere am I in the midst of them. vered him to the tormentors, till he

21 4 Then came Peter to him, should pay all that was due unto him. and said, Lord, how oft shall my 35 So likewise shall my heavenly brother sin against me, and I for- Father do also unto you, if


from give him ? till seven times ? your hearts forgive not every one

22 Jesus saith unto him, I say his brother their trespasses. but imto thee, Until seven times;

CHAP. XIX. but, until seventy times seven.

Christ healeth the sick, &c. 23 | Therefore is the kingdom A

ND it came to pass, that when of heaven likened unto a certain king, which would take accountings, he departed from Galilee, and of his servants.

came into the coasts of Judea, be. 21 And when he had begun to yond Jordan;

2 And great multitudes followed children, and forbid them not, to him; and he healed them there. come unto me; for of such is the

3 | The Pharisees also came un- kingdom of heaven. to him, tempting him, and saying 15 And he laid his hands on thein, unto him, Is it lawful for a man to and departed thence. put away his wife for every cause? 16 1 And, behold, one came, and

4 And he answered and said unto said unto him, Good Master, what them, Have ye not read, that he good thing shall I do, that I may which made them at the beginning have eternal life? made them male and female ; 17 And he said unto him, Why

5 And said, For this cause shall callest thou me good ? there is none a man leave father and mother, good but one, that is, God: but if and shall cleave to his wife: and thou wilt enter into life, keep the they twain shall be one flesh? commandinents.

6 Wherefore they are no more 18 He saith unto him, Which? twain, but one flesh. What, there- Jesus said, Thou shalt do no murfore, God hath joined together, let der, Thou shalt not commit adulnot man put asunder..

tery, Thou shalt not steal, Thou ? They say unto him, Why did shalt not bear false witness, Moses- then command to give a 19. Honour thy father and thij writing of divorcement, and to put mother; and, Thou shalt love thy her away?

neighbour as thyself. 18 He saith un them, Moses, 20 TH

young man

with unto because of the hardness of your him, All these things have I kept hearts, suffered you to put away from my youth up: what lack I yet? your wives: but from the begin 21 Jesus said unto him, If ihou ning it was not so.

wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou 9 And I say unto you, Whosoever hast, and give to the poor, and thou shall put away his wife, except it shalt have treasure in heaven; and be for fornication, and shall marry come and follow me. another, committeth adultery: and 22 But when the young man hearel whoso marrieth her which is put that saying he went away sorrowful: away doth commit adultery. for he had great possessions. 1 10 His disciples say unto him, 231 Then said Jesus unto his disIf the case of the man be so with ciples, Verily I say unto you, that his wife, it is not good to marry. a rich man shall hardly enter into

11 But he said unto them, All the kingdom of heaven. men cannot receive this saying, 24 And again I say unto you, It is save they to whom it is given. easier for a camel to go through the

12 For there are some eunuchs, eye of a needle than for a richi which were so born from their mo- man to enter into the kingdom of ther's womb; and there are some God. eunuehs, which were made eunuchs 25 When his disciples heard it, of men; and there be eunuchs, they were exceedingly amazed,saywhich have made themselves eu- ing, Who then can be saved ? nuchs for the kingdom of heaven's 26 But Jesus beheld then, and sake. He that is able to receive it, said unto them, With men this is let him receive it.

impossible; but with God all things 131 Then were there brought un- are possible. to him little children, that he should 27 4 Then answered Peter, and put his hands on them, and pray: said unto him, Behold, we have and the disciples rebuked them. forsaken all; and followed thet;

14 But Jesus said, Suffer little /what shall we have therefore

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