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S. MATTHETY.

True greatrikss 8 So when even was come, the lord drink indeed of niy cup, and be bap of the vineyard saith unto his steward, lized with the brpusni liat l ain bup. Call the labourers, and give then their tized with; but to sit on my right hire, beginning from the last unto the hand, and on my left, is not inine to first.

give; but it shall be given 10 then for 9 And when they came tbat were whom it is prepared of my Father. hired about the eleventh hour, they'2it And when the ten beard il, they received every indul a penny.

were moved with indignation against 10 But when the first came, they sup the two breturen. posed that they should have received 25 But Jesus called them into him, more; and they likewise received and said, Ye kuow that the princes of every nin a penny.

the Gentiles exercise dominicn orer 11 And when they bad received it, them, and uiry that are great exercise they murmured against the good me autority upon them, of the house,

Po But it shall not be so anong you: 12 Sayiny, Tliesc last lave wrought but whosoever will be great amoris but one hour, and thou hast made you, let him be your minister; thein equal unto us, wluch have borne 27 And whosoever will be chiel Ine burden and beat of the day. among you, let him be your servant:

13 But he answered one of them, and 28 Even 3 tlie Son of man came not said, friend, I do thec no wrong: to be ministered unto, but to minister, didsi not thou agree with me for a and to giveliis lise a ransom for many. peony?

29 T And as they departed from Jeri. 14 Take that thine is, and go thy cho, a great mullitude followed him, svay: I will give unto this lisi, eren 30 and, beliold, tivo blind men sit. as uoto thee,

ting by the way-side, wlien they he:ưd 15 Is it not lawful for me to do what that Jesus passed by', cried out, saying, I will with mine own? Is thine cyc Have inercy on us, O Lord, thou son evil because I am good ?

of David. 10 So the last gliall be first, and the 31 And the multitude rebuked them, first last: for many be called, but few because they should hold their peace : chogen.

but they cried the more, saying, Have 17 T and Jesus going up to Jerusa mercy on us, O Lord, thou son of lem, took the twelve disciples apart David. illie way, and said unto them, 32 Anu Jesus stood still, and called

18 Behold, we go up to Jerusalem : them, and said, What will ye that I aul the Son of man shall be betrayed shell do unto you? unto the chier priests, and unto tbe 33 They say unto him, Lord, that scribes, and they shall condemn himleyes may be opened. lo death,

34 So Jesus had coiopassion on thein, 19 And shall deliver bin to the Geo- and couched their eyes: and immedi*iles to mock, and to scourge, and to ately their eyes received sighs and crucily hin: and we third day he they followed bim. shall rise again.

CHAP. XXI. 20 TT Then came to linn the inother or Zcbedee's children with her song, Jerusalem, and were come to worshipping him, and desiring 2 cer- Bethphage, unto the mount of Olives, tain thing of him.

then cnt Jesus two disciples, 21 And he said unto her, What wilt 2 Saying unto them, Go into the vil Thou? She saith unto him, Grant that lage over against you, and straightway these my two sous may sit, the one on se shall find an ass tied, and a colt the right hand, and the other on the with her: loose them, and bring them Int, in the kingdom.

22 Hu Jesus answered and said, Yel 3 And if any man say aught unto koo not what,o ask. Are ye abie you, ye shall say, The Lord hath necu to drink of the cup that I shall drink of them; and straightway he will oi, and to be baptized with the bap- send them. tism that I am baptized with? Tliey 4 All this was done, that it might be say unto liim, We are able

fulblled which was spoken by the 23 Anille saith unto thcia, Yc shall prophet, saying,

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CHAP. XXI. Parable of the t100 Sors. 6 Tell ye the daughter of Sion, Be- ,they niai velled, saying, How soon is hold, thy king comcuh unto thee, the lig-trec withered away! meek, and sitting upon an ass,

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21 Jesus answered and said unto colt the foal of an ass.

them, Verily, I say unto you, if ye 6 And the disciples went, and dilas bave faith, ud doubt not, ye shar! Jesus commanded tiem,

not only do this which as done to the 7 And brought the ass, aná the colt, tig-tice, but also, if ye shall say unto and put on them their clothes, induis mountain, Be thou removed, and they set him thereon.

be tlou cast into the sea; it shall be 8 And a very great multitude spread done. their garinents in the way; others cut 22 And all things, whatsoever ye down branches from the trees, and shall ask in prayer, believing, ye strewed them in the way.

shall receive 9 And the multitudes that went l:c- 2:31 And wlien he was

come into fure, and that followed, cried, saying, the temple, the chief priests and the Hosanna to the sonor David : Blessed elder oi the people canc unto iiin as is he that cometh in the nane of the lie was leaching, and said, By whai Lord ; Hosanna in the highest authority doest thou tliese things? and

10 And when he was come into Je- who gave thee this authority? rusalem, all the city was noved, say-24 1d Jesus answered and said unto ing, Who is this?

them, I al:0 will ask you one thing, Il And the multilude said, Tlus is which il ve tell nie, I in like wise Jesus thic prophet of Nazareth of will tell you by what authority I do Galilee.

these things. 12 1 And Jesus went into the temple 05 The baptism of Jolio, whence of God, and cast out all them that was it? from heaver, or of men? Gold and bought in the temple, and And they reasoned with themselves, overthrew the tables of the money- saying, if we shali say, From learen; changers, and the stais of them that he will satywny us, Why dj ye los solu doves,

then believe him? 13 And said unto them, It 19 written, | 26 But if we shall say or men; we My house shall be called the house of fear the people: for alt liold John as prayer; but ye have made it a den of a prophet. thieves.

27 And they answered Jesus, and 14 And the blind and the lame cave said, we cannot tell. And he said to him in the temple; and bc healed unto them, Neither tell I you by what tliem.

authority i do these things. lo | And when the chief priests ind 28 T But what ibink je? A certain scribes saw the wonderful Wings that man had two sons; and he came to he did, and the children crying in the the first, iud srid, Son, go work totemple, and saying, Hosanna to the day in my vineyaril. son of David; they were sore lis. He answered and said, I will pleased,

not; but afterward he repented, and 16 Aud said unto him, Hearest thou went. what these say? And Jesus saith uoto 30 And le came to the second, and them, Yea, lavc ye never read, Out said likewise. And he viswered and of the inoull of babes and sucklings said, I go, sir, and went not. thou bast perfected praise?

:31 Whether of tiem twain did th? 17 9 And he left thein, and went out will of his father? They say unto of the city into Bethany; and he lody hin, The first. Jesus saith unto thein, ed there.

Verily I say unto you, Tbat the pub18 Now in the morning, 28 he relicans and the Harlots go into the turned into the city, he hungerci. kingdom of God before you.

19 dud wben be saw a liy-tree in 32 For Jobn came unto you in the the way, he came to it, and found way of righteousness, and ye believed nothing thereon, but leaves only, and him not, but tie publicans and the said unto it, Let no fruit grow on techarlois believed him: and Je, when henceforward for ever. And presently ye had seen it, repented not alterward, the fiy-tree withered away.

that we might believe bin. 20 And wlicu the disciples saw it, l 33 Ilear another parable; There

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Parable of the l'incyard. S. MATTHEW. The welding feasi. was a certain householder, which 2 The kingdom of heaven is like plented a vieyard, and hedged it unto a certain king, which inade a found about, and digged a wine press marriage for his son, in it, und built a tower, and let it out 3 And sent forth his servants to call Lo busbandmen, and went into a far them that were bidden to the wedcountry,

ding: and they would not come. 31 And when the time of the fruit 4 Again, he sent forth other servants, drew near, he sent his servants to the saying, Tell them which are bidden, Qusbandmen, that they might receive Behold, I have prepared my dinner; the fruits of it.

iny oxen and my fällings are killeul, 35 And the husbandmen took hisland all things are ready; come unto servants, and beat one, and killed the marriage. another, and stoned another.

5 But they made light of it, and 36 Again, le sentoiles servants more went tlieir ways, one to his farin, than the first: and they did unto them other to his inerchandise: likewise.

6 And the remnant took his servants, :37 But last of all he sent unto them and entreated them spitefully', and liis son, saying, They will reverence slew them. my son.

7 But when the king heard the cof, 38 But when the husbanılmcn saw he was wroth: and he sent fortlı lis the son, they said among themselves, armies, and destroyed those inurder This is the beir; come, let its killers, and burned up their city. bim, and let us seize on his inherit- & Then saith lie to his servants, The

wedding is really, but they which 39 And they caught him, and cast were bidden were not worthy: him out of the vineyard, and slew 9 Goye therefore into the lighways, him.

and as many as ye shall Gud, bid to 10 When the lord therefore of the the narriage. vineyard cometh, what will he do 10 So those servants went out into unto those husbandınen?

the lighways, and gathered together il They say unto liiin, He will mis- all, as inany as they found, both bad erably destroy those wicked inco, aud and good : and the wedding was sur will let out his vineyard unto other nished with guests. husband men, which shall render him 11 TAnd when the king came in to Che fruits in their sezons.

see the guests, lie saw there a min 42 Jesus saitli unto them, Did ye which had not on a weduling-garinent: never read in the scriptures, The 12 And he saith unto him, Friend, stone which the builders rejected, the how canest thou iu hither, not having same is become the bead of the cor a wedding.garment? And he was ner: This is the Lord's dome, and it specchless. 29 marvellous in our eyes?

13 Then said the king to the servants, 43 Thereforc say I unto you, The Bind him land and fout, and takelio kingdom of God shall be taken from away and cast him into outer darkyou, and given to a nation bringing ness; Viere shall be weeping aod forth the fruits thereor.

gnashing of teeth. 41 And whosoever shall fall on this 14 For many are called, but few are stone shall be broken; but on whom-chosen. boerer il shall fall, it will grind him to 15 1 Then went the Pliarisees, and powder.

took counsel how they might entangle 15 And when the chier priests and him in his talk. Pharisces had heard his piirables, they 10 And they sent out unto hin their perceived that he spake of them. disciples with the Herodians, saying, -16 But when they sought to lay Master, we know that thou art true, hands on huon, they leared the mul- and teachest the way of God in truth, litude, because they took hin for a neither carest thou for any man; for propbet.

ibou regardest not the person of men CHAP XXII.

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all thy muid. 19 Show me the tribute-money. And 38 This is the first and great com they brought unto bim a penny:

manulment. 20 And he saith curto thein, Whose is 39 And the second is like unto it, this image and superscription? Thou shalt love thy neighbour as this

21 They say unto him, Cesar's. Then self. saith le unto them, Render therefore 10 On these two commandments hang into Cesar the things which are all the latv and tbe prophets. Cesar's; and unto God the thirgs that 11 | While the Pliarisees were gatiare God's.

ered together, Jesus asked them, 22 When they had heard these words, 4. Saying, What think ye of Christ? they maryelled, and left bin, and whose son is he? They say unto bini, went their way.

The son of David. 23 | The same day came to him the 13 He saith unto them, How thea Sadelucecs, which say that there is no doth David in Spirit call him Lord, resurrection, and asked lun, saying,

24 Saying, Master, Moses said, If a 44 T'he LORD said unto my Lord, Sit man die, laving no children, his thou on my right band, till I make brother shall inarry luis wife and thinc cnrmies thy footstool? raise up seed unto his brother.

15 If David then call him Lord, how 25 Now there were with us scren is he his son? bretliren: ud the first, when he had 6 And no man was able to answer married or wile, deccascd; and, lav- him a word; neither Jurst any marl, ing no issue, left his wile, unto his from that day forth, ask him any more brother:

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CHAP XXIII. hird, unto dic seventh.

27 And last of all the woman died THEN Jesus to mwii also.

tude, and to his disciples 28 Therefore in the resurrection 2 Saying, The scribes and the Phari. whose wile sball she be of the seven ? sees sit in Moses' seat: ior they all had ber,

3 All therefore whatsoever they bid 29 Jesus answered and said unto you observe, that observe and do; birt them, Ye do err, not knowing the do not ye alter their works: for they scriptures, nor the power of God. say, and do not.

30 For in the resurrection they nei- 4 For they bind heavy burdens, and Uier marry, nor are given in marriage, grierous to be borne, and lay them on but are as the angels of God in bea- men's slioulders; but they therlsclues

will not more thicm with one of their 31 But as touching the resurrection of lingers. We dead, lave ye not rend that which 5 But all their works they do for to was spoken into you by God, saying, be seeu of men: they make bron:

32 I am the God of Abraham, and the their plıylacteries, and enlarge the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? borders of their garments, Gull is not the God of the dead, but of 6 And lore the upperinost rooms at the living

leasts, and the chief seats in the aynı 33 And when the multitude leerd agogucs, this, they were astonished at his doc-Ånd greetings in the markets, and trine.

to be called of men, Rabbi, Rabbi. 3L 1! But when the Pharisees had 3 But be not yc called Rabbi: for one heard that he had put the Sadducees to is your master, even Christ; and ail silence, they were gathered togetlicr. ye are brethren.

35 Then one of them, which was a 9 And call no man your fatlier upon lawyer, asked him a question, tempt- the carth: for one is your l'ather, ing him, and saying,

which is in heaven. 36 Master, which is the great con- 10 Ncither be ye called masters: for miandment in the law?

one is your Master, even Christ 37 Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt Il But lie that is greatest among you: love the Lord uiy God with i!! iliy shall be your servant.

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S. MATTHEW. Puristiment of hypocrisy. And wliosoever shall exalt him-ter, that the outside of them may be soll shall be abaged; and be that shall clean also. humble himsell shall be exal:ed. 27 Woe unto you, scribes and Plan

13 | But woe unto you, scribes and sees, bypocrites! for ye are like im Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye shut up to whited sepulchres, which indeed the kingdom of heaven against men: appcar beautiful outward, but for ye neither go in yourselves, neither within full of dead men's Lones, und sutler ye them that are entering, loof all uncleanness.

28 Even so ye also outwardly appear 14 Woe unto you, scribes and Phar. righteous linco men, but within ye are isees, lıypocrites! for ye devour wid full of hypocrisy and iniquity. Ow8' houses, and for a pretence make 29 Woe unto you, scribes and Phari long prayer: therefore ye shall receive secs, hypocrites! because ye build the the greater damnation.

lomb3 of the prophets, and garnish 15 Woe unto you, scribes and Phari- the sepulchres of the righteous, sees, hypocrites! for ye compass sea 30 And say, If we had been in the und land to make one proselyte; and days of our fatliers, we would nou when he is inade, ye make liiin two have been partakers with them in the fold more the child of hell than your blood of the prophets. selves.

31 1 herefore ye be witnesses unto 16 Woe unto you, ye blind guides, yourselves, that yc are the children of which

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Whosoever shall swear by Wein which killed tlie prophets. the temple, it is nothing; but whoso. 32 Fill je up then the measure of ever shall swear by the gold of the your fathers. temple, he is a debtor!

33 Yc serpents, ye genemtion of vi. 17. Ve fools, and blind! for whether pers, low can ye escape the damna lx greater, the gold, or the temple that iion of hell? sanctifieth the gold?

311 Wherefore, behold, I send unto 18 And, wbosoever shall swcar by you proplets, and wise men, and the altar, it is nothing; but whoso. scribes; and some of them ye shall ever sweareth by the gilt that is upon kill and crucify; and some of them it, he is guilty.

sball ye scourge in your smagogues, 19 Ye Tools, and blindl! for bvliether and persecute them from city curity: is greater, the gilt, or the altar that :35 That upon you may come all the Banctifieth the gift?

righteous blood shed upon the earth, 20 Whoso therefore shall swer by from the blood of righteous Abcl unto the altar, sweareth by it, and by all the blood of Zacharias, son of Parathings thereon.

chias, whom ve slew between the 21 And wloso shall swear by the temple and tre allar. temple, sweareth by it, and by him :36 Verily I say unto you, All these wat dweliet thercin.

things shall coinc upon this generation. 22 And he that shall swear by die 370 Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou ven, sweareth by the throne of God, that killest the prophets, and stones! and by him tliat sittelh thereon. them which are sent unto tice, low

23 Wue unto you, scribes and Plann often would I have gathered thy china sces, hypocrites! for ye pay title or uren Logether, even as a len gathereth inint, and annise, and cinimi:), and her chickens under her wings, and yo have onnitted the weightier mall0rs of would not! the law, judgment, mercy, and lith; 38 Belold, your house is left unto these ought ye to have done, and not you desolate. to leave ile ollier undone.

39 For I say unto you, Ye shall not 24 Ye blind guides, which strain at a see me henceforth, till ye shall say, gnat, and gwallow a canel.

Blesscd is he that cometh in the name 25 Woe unto you, scribes iind Pbari- of the Lord. sees, hypocrites! for ye wake clean

CHAP. XXIV. die outside of the cup and oi the plat- ND Jesus weut out, and departed ter, but within they are full of extor. I from the temple: and his diecition and excess.

ples came to him, for to show him the 26 Thou blind Plarisee, cicanse first buildings of the temple. Lal which is within the cup and plats! 2 And Jesus said uninthem, See ye

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