Images de page


40 And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom: and the grace of God was upon him.

8 (For his disciples were gone away unto the city to buy meat.)

41 Now his parents went to Jerusalem every year at the feast of the Passover.

42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up to Jerusalem after the custom of the feast.

43 And when they had fulfilled the days, as they returned, the child Jesus tarried behind in Jerusalem; and Joseph and his mother knew not of it.

9 Then saith the woman of Samaria unto him, How is it that thou, being a Jew, askest drink of me, which am a woman of Samaria? for the Jews have no dealings with the Samaritans.

10 Jesus answered and said unto her, If thou knewest the gift of God, and who it is that saith to thee, Give me to drink; thou wouldest have asked of him, and he would have given thee living water.

11 The woman saith unto him, Sir, thou hast nothing to draw with, and the well is deep: from whence then hast thou that living water?

44 But they, supposing 12 Art thou greater than him to have been in the our father Jacob, which gave company, went a day's us the well, and drank journey; and they sought thereof himself, and his chilhim among their kinsfolk dren, and his cattle? and acquaintance.

45 And when they found

13 Jesus answered and

for it is his footstool:
neither by Jerusalem;
for it is the city of the
great King.

126. 36 Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, be

themselves, and so endure but for a time: afterward, when affliction or persecution ariseth for the word's sake, immediately they are offended.

18 And these are they which are sown among cause thou canst not thorns; such as hear the make one hair white or word, black.

127. 37 But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these

cometh of evil.

128. 38 Ye have heard that it hath been said, An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth:

129. 39 But I say unto
you, That ye resist not
evil: but whosoever shall
smite thee on thy right
cheek, turn to him the
other also.
130. 40 And if any man
will sue thee at the law,
and take away thy coat,
let him have thy cloke
131. 41 And whosoever shall
compel thee to go a mile,
go with him twain.

19 And the cares of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the lusts of other things entering in, choke the word, and it becometh unfruitful.

20 And these are they which are sown on good ground; such as hear the word and receive it, and bring forth fruit, some thirtyfold, some sixty, and some an hundred.

21 And he said unto them, Is a candle brought to be put under a bushel, or under a bed? and not to be set on a candlestick?

22 For there is nothing hid, which shall not be manifested; neither was any thing kept secret, but that it should come abroad.

23 If any man have ears to hear, let him hear.

[blocks in formation]
[blocks in formation]

you, Love your enemies, the kingdom of God, as if a
bless them that curse man should cast seed into
you, do good to them the ground;
that hate you, and pray
for them which despite-
fully use you, and perse-

cute you;
135. 45 That ye may be
the children of your Fa-
ther which is in heaven:
for he maketh his sun to
rise on the evil and on
the good, and sendeth
rain on the just and on
the unjust.
136. 46 For if ye love
them which love you,
what reward have ye?
do not even the Publi-
cans the same?

137. 47 And if ye salute your brethren only, what

27 And should sleep, and rise night and day, and the seed should spring and grow up, he knoweth not how.

28 For the earth bringeth forth fruit of herself; first the blade, then the ear, after that the full corn in the ear.

29 But when the fruit is brought forth, immediately

52 And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and




OW in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Cæsar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judæa, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of Ituræa and of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene,

2 Annas and Caiaphas being the High Priests, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness.

20 Our fathers worshipped in this mountain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.

21 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, believe me, the hour cometh, when ye shall neither in this mountain, nor yet at Jerusalem, worship the Father.

22 Ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship: for salvation is of the Jews.

[blocks in formation]
« PrécédentContinuer »