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The genealogy of Christ


from Joseph upwards. 27 Which was the son of 35 Which was the son of SaJoanna, which was the son of ruch, which was the son of RaRhesa, which was the son of gau, which was the son of PhaZorobabel, which was the son lec, which was the son of Heber, of Salathiel, which was the son which was the son of Sala, of Neri,

36 Which was the son of 28 Which was the son of

the son of Cainan, which was the son of Melchi, which was the son of Arphaxad, which was the son of Addi, which was the son of Sem, which was the son of Noe, Cosam, which was the son of which was the son of Lamech, Elmodam, which was the son 37 Which was the son of of Er

Mathusala, which was the son 29 Which was the son of Jose, of Enoch, which was the son of which was the son of Eliezer, Jared, which was the son of which was the son of Jorim, Maleleel, which was the son of which was the son of Matthat, Cainan, which was the son of Levi, 38 Which was the son of

30 Which was the son of Enos, which was the son of Simeon, which was the son of Seth, which was the son of AdJuda, which was the son of Jo-am, which was the son of God. seph, which was the son of Jo

CHAP. IV. nan, which was the son of Eli

1 The temptation and fasting of Christ. 13 akim,

He overcometh the devil : 14 beginneth to 31 Which was the son of Me

preach. 16 The people of Nazareth admire

his gracious words. 33 He cureth one poslea, which was the son of Menan,

sessed of a devil, 38 Peter's mother-in-law,

20 and divers other sick persons. 41 The which was the son of Mattatha, devils acknowledge Christ, and are reproved which was the son of Nathan, for it. 43 He preacheth through the cities. which was the son of David,

AND Jesus being full of 32 Which was the son of Jes- the Holy Ghost, returned se, which was the son of Obed, from Jordan, and was led by which was the son of Booz, the Spirit into the wilderness, which was the son of Salmon, 2 Being forty days tempted of which was the son of Naasson, the devil. And in those days

33 Which was the son of he did eat nothing: and when Aminadab, which was the son they were ended, he afterward of Aram, which was the son of hungered. Esrom, which was the son of 3 And the devil said unto Phares, which was the son of him, If thou be the Son of Juda,

God, command this stone that 34 Which was the son of Ja- it be made bread. cob, which was the son of Isaac, 4 And Jesus answered him, which was the son of Abraham, saying, It is written, That man which was the son of Thara, shall not live by bread alone, which was the son of Nachor, but by every word of God.


give it.

Christ is tempted.

The people of Nazareth 5 And the devil, taking him | synagogues, being glorified of up into an high mountain, shew-all. ed unto him all the kingdoms 16 And he came to Nazaof the world in a moment of reth, where he had been brought time.

up: and, as his custom was, he 6 And the devil said unto went into the synagogue on the him, All this power will I give sabbath-day, and stood up for to thee, and the glory of them :

of them : | read. for that is delivered unto me, 17 And there was delivered and to whomsoever I will, I unto him the book of the proph

et Esaias. And when he had 7 If thou therefore wilt wor- opened the book, he found the ship me, all shall be thine. place

where it was written, 8 And Jesus answered and

18 The Spirit of the Lord is said unto him, Get thee behind upon me, because he hath me, Satan: for it is written, anointed me to preach the gospel Thou shalt worship the Lord to the poor; he hath sent me thy God, and him only shalt to heal the broken-hearted, to thou serve.

preach deliverance to the cap9 And he brought him to Je- tives, and recovering of sight to rusalem, and set him on a pin- the blind, to set at liberty them nacle of the temple, and said that are bruised, unto him, If thou be the Son of 19 To preach the acceptable God, cast thyself down from year of the Lord. hence.

20 And he closed the book, 10 For it is written, He shall and he gave it again to the give his angels charge over thee, minister, and sat down. And to keep thee:

the eyes of all them that were 11 And in their hands they in the synagogue were fastened shall bear thee up, lest at any on him. time thou dash thy foot against 21 And he began to say unto a stone.

them, This day is this scripture 12 And Jesus answering, said fulfilled in your ears. unto him, It is said, Thou shalt 22 And all bare him witness, not tempt the Lord thy God. and wondered at the gracious

13 And when the devil had words which proceeded out of ended all the temptation, he de- his mouth. And they said, Is parted from him for a season. not this Joseph's son?

14 And Jesus returned in 23 And he said unto them, the power of the Spirit into Ye will surely say unto me this Galilee: and there went out a proverb, Physician, healthyself: fame of him through all the re- whatsoever we have heard done gion round about.

in Capernaum, do also here in 15 And he taught in their | thy country.

admire his gracious words.


He casteth out a devil. 24 And he said, Verily I say come to destroy us? I know unto you, No prophet is accept- thee who thou art, the Holy ed in his own country.

One of God. 25 But I tell you of a truth,

35 And Jesus rebuked him, many widows were in Israel in saying, Hold thy peace, and the days of Elias, when the come out of him. And when heaven was shut up three years the devil had thrown him in the and six months, when great fam- midst, he came out of him, and ine was throughout all the land: hurt him not.

26 But unto none of them 36 And they were all amazed, was Elias sent, save unto Sa- and spake among themselves, repta, a city of Sidon, unto a saying, What a word is this ! woman that was a widow. for with authority and power

27 And many lepers were in he commandeth the unclean Israel in the time of Eliseus the spirits, and they come out. prophet; and none of them was 37 And the fame of him went cleansed, saving Naaman the out into every place of the counSyrian.

try round about. 28 And all they in the syna- 38 And he arose out of gogue, when they heard these the synagogue, and entered inthings, were filled with wrath, to Simon's house. And Simon's

29 And rose up, and thrust wife's mother was taken with a him out of the city, and led great fever; and they besought him unto the brow of the hill, him for her. (whereon their city was built,) 39 And he stood over her, and that they might cast him down rebuked the fever; and it left headlong

her: and immediately she arose 30 But he, passing through and ministered unto them. the midst of them, went his 40 | Now when the sun was way,

setting, all they that had any 31 And came down to Caper- sickwith divers diseases, brought naum, a city of Galilee, and them unto him: and he laid his taught them on the sabbath- hands on every one of them, and days.

healed them. 32 And they were astonished 41 And devils also came out at his doctrine: for his word of many, crying out, and saying, was with power.

Thou art Christ the Son of God. 33 | And in the synagogue And he, rebuking them, suffered there was a man which had a them not to speak: for they knew spirit of an unclean devil; and that he was Christ. he cried out with a loud voice, 42 And when it was day, he

34 Saying, Let us alone; what departed, and went into a desert have we to do with thee, thou place; and the people sought Jesus of Nazareth ? art thou ( him, and came unto him, and

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The draught of fishes.


Christ cleanseth the leper, stayed him, that he should not | titude of fishes : and their net depart from them.

brake. 43 And he said unto them, I 7 And they beckoned unto must preach the kingdom of their partners, which were in God to other cities also, for the other ship, that they should therefore am I sent.

come and help them. And they 44 And he preached in the came, and filled both the ships synagogues of Galilee.

so that they began to sink.

8 When Simon Peter saw it,

he fell down at Jesus' knees, 1 Christ teacheth the people out of Peter's ship: 4 in a miraculous taking of fishes

, saying, Depart from me ;' for í sheweth how he will make him and his parl- am a sinful man, O Lord . ners fishers of men: 1% cleanseth the leper : 16 prayeth in the wilderness : 18 healeth one

9 For he was astonished, and sick of the palsy : 27 calleth Matthew the all that were with him, at the publican : 29 eateth with sinners, as being the physician of souls : 34 foretelleth the draught of the fishes which they fastings and afflictions of the apostles after had taken : his ascension : 36 and likeneth faint-hearted and weak disciples to old bottles and worn

10 And so was also James

and John the sons of Zebedee, A

ND it came to pass, that which were partners with Si

as the people pressed upon mon. And Jesus said unto Sihim to hear the word of God, mon, Fear not: from henceforth he stood by the lake of Gen- thou shalt catch men. nesaret,

11 And when they had brought 2 And saw two ships standing their ships to land, they forsook by the lake: but the fishermen all, and followed him. were gone out of them, and were 12 | And it came to pass, washing their nets.

when he was in a certain city, 3 And he entered into one of behold, a man full of leprosy the ships, which was Simon's, who seeing Jesus, fell on his and prayed him that he would face, and besought him, saying, thrust out a little from the land. Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst And he sat down, and taught make me clean. the people out of the ship. 13 And he put forth his hand

4 Now when he had left speak- and touched him, saying, I will: ing, he said unto Simon, Launch Be thou clean. And immediately out into the deep, and let down the leprosy departed from him. your nets for a draught.

14 And he charged him to 5 And Simon answering, said tell no man: but go, and shew unto him, Master, we have toil- thyself to the priest, and offer ed all the night, and have taken for thy cleansing, according as nothing ; nevertheless, at thy Moses commanded, for a testi word I will let down the net.

mony unto them. 6 And when they had this 15 But so much the more done, they inclosed a great mul- I went there a fame abroad of

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and healeth the palsy.

He calleth Matthew him: and great multitudes came , said unto the sick of the palsy,) together to hear and to be heal. I say unto thee, Arise, and take ed by him of their infirmities. up thy couch, and go unto thine

16 T And he withdrew him- house. self into the wilderness, and 25 And immediately he rose prayed.

up before them, and took up 17 And it came to pass on a that whereon hé lay, and decertain day, as he was teaching, parted to his own houşe, glorithat there were Pharisees and fying God. doctors of the law sitting by, 26 And they were all amazed, which were come out of every and they glorified God, and were town of Galilee, and Judea, and filled with fear, saying, We have Jerusalem: and the power of the seen strange things to-day. Lord was present to heal them. 27 And after these things

18 And behold, men brought he went forth, and saw a pubin a bed a man which was taken lican named Levi, sitting at the with a palsy: and they sought receipt of custom: and he said means to bring him in, and to unto him, Follow me. lay him before him.

28 And he left all, rose up, 19 And when they could not and followed him. find by what way they might 29 And Levi made him a great bring him in, because of the feast in his own house ; and multitude, they went upon the there was a great company of house-top, and let him down publicans, and of others that sat through the tiling with his couch, down with them. into the midst before Jesus. 30 But their scribes and Phar

20 And when he saw their isees murmured against his disfaith, he said unto him, Man, ciples, saying, Why do ye eat thy sins are forgiven thee. and drink with publicans and

21 And the scribes and the sinners? Pharisees began to reason, say- 31 And Jesus answering, said ing, Who is this which speak- unto them. They that are whole eth blasphemies? Who can for- need not a physician; but they give sins but God alone ? that are sick.

22 But when Jesus perceived 32 I came not to call the rightheir thoughts, he answering, teous, but sinners to repentance. said unto them, What reason 33 And they said unto him, ye in your hearts?

Why do the disciples of John 23 Whether is easier, to say, | fast often, and make prạyers, Thy sins be forgiven thee; or and likewise the disciples of the to say, Rise up and walk ? Pharisees; but thine eat and

24 But that ye may know drink? that the Son of man hath power 34 And he said unto them, upon earth to forgive sins, (he I Can ye make the children of

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