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Christ foretelleth his passion.

His transfiguration. 16 Then he took the five 26 For whosoever shall be loaves, and the two fishes, and ashamed of me, and of my words, looking up to heaven, he blessed of him shall the Son of man be them, and brake, and gave to ashamed, when he shall come in the disciples to set before the his own glory, and in his Famultitude.

ther's, and of the holy angels. 17 And they did eat, and were 27 But I tell you of a truth, all filled; and there was taken there be some standing here up of fragments that remained which shall not taste of death to them twelve baskets.

till they see the kingdom of God. 18 And it came to pass, as

28 And it came to pass, he was alone praying, his dis- about an eight days after these ciples were with him; and he sayings, he took Peter, and John, asked them, saying, Whom say and James, and went up into a the people that I am?

mountain to pray. 19 They answering, said, John 29 And as he prayed, the the Baptist; but some say, Eli- fashion of his countenance was as; and others say, that one of altered, and his raiment was the old prophets is risen again. white and glistering.

20 He said unto them, But 30 And behold, there talked whom say ye that I am? Peter with him two men, which were answering, said, The Christ of Moses and Elias : God.

31 Who appeared in glory, and 21 And he straitly charged spake of his decease which he them, and commanded them to should accomplish at Jerusalem. tell no man that thing,

32 But Peter and they that 22 Saying, The Son of man were with him were heavy with must suffer many things, and sleep: and when they were be rejected of the elders, and awake, they saw his glory, and chief priests, and scribes, and the two men that stood with be slain, and be raised the third him. day.

33 And it came to pass, as 23 | And he said to them all, they departed from him, Peter If

any man will come after me, said unto Jesus, Master, it is let him deny himself, and take good for us to be here: and let up his cross daily, and follow me. us make three tabernacles; one

24 For whosoever will save for thee, and one for Moses, and his life, shall lose it : but who- one for Elias: not knowing what soever will lose his life for my he said. sake, the same shall save it. 34 While he thus spake, there

25 For what is a man advan- came a cloud, and overshadowed taged, if he gain the whole them: and they feared as they world, and lose himself, or be entered into the cloud. cast away?

35 And there came a voice


Christ healeth a lunatic,

CHAP. IX. and foresheweth his sufferings. out of the cloud, saying, This is 45 But they understood not my

beloved Son: hear him. this saying, and it was hid from 36 And when the voice was them, that they perceived it not: past, Jesus was found alone and they feared to ask him of And they kept it close, and that saying told no man in those days any 46 T Then there arose a reaof those things which they had soning among them, which of

them should be greatest. 37 And it came to pass, that 47 And Jesus perceiving the on the next day, when they thought of their heart, took a were come down from the hill, child, and set him by him, much people met him.

48 And said unto them, Who38 And behold, a man of the soever shall receive this child company cried out, saying, Mas- in my name, receiveth me; and ter, I beseech thee look upon my whosoever shall receive me, reson: for he is mine only child.ceiveth him that sent me : for

39 And lo, a spirit taketh him, he that is least among you all, and he suddenly crieth out; and the same shall be great. it teareth him that he foameth 49 T And John answered and again, and bruising him, hardly said, Master, we saw one castdeparteth from him.

ing out devils in thy name; and 40 And I besought thy disci- we forbade him, because he folples to cast him out, and they | loweth not with us. could not.

50 And Jesus said unto him, 41 And Jesus answering, said, Forbid him not: for he that is O faithless and perverse genera- not against us, is for us. tion, how long shall I be with | 51 ? And it came to pass, you, and suffer you ? Bring thy when the time was come that son hither.

he should be received up, he 42 And as he was yet a com- steadfastly set his face to go to ing, the devil threw him down, Jerusalem, and tare him. And Jesus re- 52 And sent messengers bebuked the unclean spirit, and fore his face : and they went healed the child, and delivered and entered into a village of the him again to his father.

Samaritans, to make ready for 43 | And they were all ama-him. zed at the mighty power of God. 53 And they did not receive But while they wondered every him, because his face was as one at all things which Jesus though he would go to Jerudid, he said unto his disciples, salem.

44 Let these sayings sink 54 And when his disciples down into your ears : for the James and John saw this, they Son of man shall be delivered said, Lord, wilt thou that we into the hands of men

command fire to come down from

are of.

of man hath not where to lay?

Fiery zeal reproved.


Christ sendeth out ,


, even as Elias did?

55 But he turned, and re-enty also, and sent them two buked them, and said, Ye know and two before his face into not what manner of spirit ye every city, and place, whither

he himself would come. 56 For the Son of man is not 2 Therefore said he unto them, come to destroy men's lives, but The harvest truly is great, but to save them. And they went the labourers are few: pray ye to another village.

therefore the Lord of the har57 | And it came to pass, vest, that he would send forth that as they went in the way, labourers into his harvest. a certain man said unto him, 3 Go your ways: behold, I Lord, I will follow thee whith- send you forth as lambs among ersoever thou goest.

wolves. 58 And Jesus said unto him, 4 Carry neither purse, nor Foxes have holes, and birds of scrip, nor shoes: and salute no the air have nests; but the Son man by the way.

5 And into whatsoever house his head.

ye enter, first say, Peace be to 59 And he said unto another, this house. Follow me. But he said, Lord, 6 And if the son of peace be suffer me first to go and bury there, your peace shall rest upon

it: if not, it shall turn to you 60 Jesus said unto him, Let again. the dead bury their dead: but 7 And in the same house rego thou and preach the king- main, eating and drinking such dom of God.

things as they give : for the 61 And another also said, labourer is worthy of his hire. Lord, I will follow thee; but let Go not from house to house, me first go bid them farewell 8 And into whatsoever city ye which are at home at my house.enter, and they receive you, eat

62 And Jesus said unto him, such things as are set before you. No man having put his hand 9 And heal the sick that are to the plough, and looking back, therein, and say unto them, The is fit for the kingdom of God. kingdom of God is come nigh

unto you.

| 10 But into whatsoever city 1 Christ sendeth out at once seventy disciples to ye enter, and they receive you work miracles, and to preach : 17 admonisheth them to be humble, and wherein to rejoice: 21 not, go your ways out into the thanketh his Father for his grace : 23 magni- streets of the

streets of the same, and say, fieth the happy estate of his church :

11 Even the very dust of your teachelh the lawyer how to attain eternal life, and to take every one for his neighbour that city which cleaveth on us, we needeth his mercy: 41 reprehendeih Martha, do wipe off against you : notand commendeth Mary her sister.

my father.





that city

the seventy disciples.

The lawyer's question. withstanding, be ye sure of this, / thee, O Father, Lord of heaven that the kingdom of God is and earth, that thou hast hid come nigh unto you.

these things from the wise and 12 But I say unto you, That prudent, and hast revealed them it shall be more tolerable in unto babes: even so, Father; for that day for Sodom than for so it seemed good in thy sight. .

22 All things are delivered to 13 Wo unto thee, Chorazin! me of my Father: and no man wo unto thee, Bethsaida! for knoweth who the Son is, but if the mighty works had been the Father; and who the Fadone in Tyre and Sidon, which ther is, but the Son, and he to have been done in you, they had whom the Son will reveal him. a great while ago repented, sit- 23 | And he turned him unting in sackcloth and ashes. to his disciples, and said private

14 But it shall be more tol- ly, Blessed are the eyes which erable for Tyre and Sidon at see the things that ye see. the judgment, than for you. 24 For I tell you, that many

15 And thou, Capernaum, prophets and kings have desired which art exalted to heaven, to see those things which ye see, shalt be thrust down to hell. and have not seen them; and to

16 He that heareth you, hear- hear those things which ye hear, eth me; and he that despiseth and have not heard them. you, despiseth me; and he that 25 | And behold, a certain despiseth me, despiseth him lawyer stood up, and tempted that sent me.

him, saying, Master, what shall 17 | And the seventy return- I do to inherit eternal life? ed again with joy, saying, Lord, 26 He said unto him, What even the devils are subject unto is written in the law? how readus through thy name.

est thou ? 18 And he said unto them, I 27 And he answering, said, beheld Satan as lightning fall | Thou shalt love the Lord thy from heaven.

God with all thy heart, and 19 Behold, I give unto you with all thy soul, and with all power to tread on serpents and thy strength, and with all thy scorpions, and over all the pow- mind; and thy neighbour as er of the enemy: and nothing thyself. shall by any means hurt you.

28 And he said unto him, 20 Notwithstanding, in this Thou hast answered right : this rejoice not, that the spirits are do, and thou shalt live. subject unto you; but rather 29 But he, willing to justify rejoice, because your names are himself, said unto Jesus, And written in heaven.

who is my neighbour? 21 In that hour Jesus re- 30 And Jesus answering, said, joiced in spirit, and said, I thank ! A certain man went down from

The good Samaritan.


Christ commendeth Mary. Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell | Mary, which also sat at Jesus' among thieves, which stripped feet, and heard his word. . him of his raiment, and wound- 40 But Martha was cumbered ed him, and departed, leaving about much serving, and came him haif dead.

to him, and said, Lord, dost 31 And by chance there came tħou not care that my sister down a certain priest that way; hath left me to serve alone? bid and when he saw him, he passed her therefore that she help me. . by on the other side.

41 And Jesus answered, and 32 And likewise a Levite, said unto her, Martha, Martha, when he was at the place, came thou art careful, and troubled and looked on him, and passed about many things : by on the other side.

42 But one thing is needful ; 33 But a certain Samaritan, and Mary hath chosen that good as he journeyed, came where he part, which shall not be taken was: and when he saw him, he away from her. had compassion on him,

CHAP. XI. 34 And went to him, and 1 Christ teacheth to pray, and that instantly : bound up his wounds, pouring

11 assuring that God so will give us good

things. 14 He; casting out a dumb devil, in oil and wine, and set him

rebuketh the blasphemous Pharisees : 28 and on his own beast, and brought

sheweth who are blessed: 29 preacheth to

the people, 37 and reprehendeth the outward him to an inn, and took care of shew of holiness in the Pharisees, scribes, him.

and lawyers. 35 And on the morrow, when A

ND it came to pass, that he departed, he took out two as he was praying in a pence, and gave them to the certain place, when he ceased, host, and said unto him, Take one of his disciples said unto care of him; and whatsoever him, Lord, teach us to pray, as thou spendest more, when I John also taught his disciples. come again, I will repay thee. 2 And he said unto them,

36 Which now of these three, When ye pray, say, Our Father thinkest thou, was neighbour which art in heaven, Hallowed unto him that fell among the be thy name. Thy kingdom thieves ?

come. Thy will be done, as in 37 And he said, He that heaven, so in earth. shewed mercy on him. Then 3 Give us day by day our said Jesus unto him, Go, and daily bread. do thou likewise.

4 And forgive us our sins; 38 Now it came to pass, as for we also forgive every one they went, that he entered into that is indebted to us. And a certain village : and a certain lead us not into temptation ; woman, named Martha, received but deliver us from evil. him into her house.

5 And he said unto them, 39 And she had a sister called | Which of you shall have a

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