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31 It hath been said, Whoso-borrow of thee, turn not thou ever shall put away his wife, let away.


him give her a writing of di- 43 I Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love 32 But I say unto you, That thy neighbor, and hate thine whosoever shall put away his enemy:

wife, saving for the cause of for- 44 But I say unto you, Love nication, causeth her to commit your enemies, bless them that adultery and whosoever shall curse you, do good to them marry her that is divorced, com- that hate you, and pray for them mitteth adultery. which despitefully use you, and

33 Again, ye have heard persecute you; that it hath been said by them 45 That ye may be the chilof old time, Thou shalt not for- dren of your Father which is in swear thyself, but shalt perform heaven: for he maketh his sun unto the Lord thine oaths: to rise on the evil and on the 34 But I say unto you, Swear good, and sendeth rain on the not at all: neither by heaven; just and on the unjust. for it is God's throne:

46 For if ye love them which 35 Nor by the earth; for it is love you, what reward have ye! his footstool: neither by Jeru-do not even the publicans the salem; for it is the city of the same?

great King:

47 And if ye salute your 36 Neither shalt thou swear brethren only, what do ye more by thy head, hecause thou canst than others? do not even the not make one hair white or publicans so! black.

37 But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.

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

48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.


1 Of alms, 5 prayer, 14 forgiveness....19 Our treasure....24 Of God and mammon.


AKE heed that ye do not your alms before men, to 39 But I say unto you, That be seen of them: otherwise ye ye resist not evil: but whoso-have no reward of your Father ever shall smite thee on thy which is in heaven.

right cheek, turn to him the 2 Therefore, when thou doest other also. thine alms, do not sound a trum

40 And if any man will sue pet before thee, as the hypocrites thee at the law, and take away do, in the synagogues, and in the thy coat, let him have thy cloak streets, that they may have glory also. of men. Verily, I say unto you, 41 And whosoever shall com- They have their reward. pel thee to go a mile, go with him twain.

3 But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what

42 Give to him that asketh thy right hand doeth ;

thee, and from him that would. 4 That thine alms may be in

secret: and thy Father which! 16 1 Moreover, when ye fast, seeth in secret, himself shall re- be not as the hypocrites, of a ward thee openly. sad countenance: for they dis

5 ¶ And when thou prayest, figure their faces, that they may thou shalt not be as the hypo- appear unto men to fast. Verily, crites are for they love to pray I say unto you, They have their standing in the synagogues, and reward.

in the corners of the streets, 17 But thou, when thou fastthat they may be seen of men. est, anoint thy head, and wash Verily, I say unto you, They thy face;

have their reward.

18 That thou appear not un6 But thou, when thou pray-to men, to fast, but unto thy est, enter into thy closet, and Father, which is in secret: and when thou hast shut thy door, thy Father, which seeth in sepray to thy Father, which is in cret, shall reward thee openly. secret; and thy Father, which 19 Lay not up for yourseeth in secret, shall reward selves treasures upon earth, thee openly. where moth and rust doth cor

7 But when ye pray, use not rupt, and where thieves break vain repetitions, as the heathen through and steal: do: for they think that they shall 20 But lay up. for yourselves be heard for their much speaking. treasures in heaven, where nei

8 Be not ye therefore like ther moth nor rust doth corrupt, unto them for your Father and where thieves do not break knoweth what things ye have through nor steal.. need of before ye ask him. 21 For where your treasure 9 After this manner there- is, there will your heart be alfore pray ye: Our Father which so. :


art in heaven, Hallowed be thy 22.The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye 10 Thy kingdom come. Thy be single, thy whole body shall will be done in earth as it is in be full of light.

ly bread.

⚫heaven. 23. But if thine eye be evil, 11 Give us this day our dai- thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light 12 And forgive us our debts, that is in thee be darkness, how as we forgive our debtors. great is that darkness!

13 And lead us not into temp- 24 1 No man can serve two tation, but deliver us from evil. masters: for either he will hate For thine is the kingdom, and the one, and love the other; or the power, and the glory, for- else he will hold to the one, and ever. Amen. despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.

14 For, if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you:

25 Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, 15 But, if ye forgive not men what ye shall eat, or what ye their trespasses, neither will your shall drink; nor yet for your Father forgive your trespasses. body, what ye shall put on. Is

not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?

2 For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged: 26 Behold the fowls of the and with what measure ye mete, air: for they sow not, neither it shall be measured to you do they reap, nor gather into again. "'*

barns; yet your heavenly Father 3 And why beholdest thou feedeth them. Are ye not much the mote that is in thy brother's better than they? eye, but considerest not the beam

27 Which of you by taking that is in thine own eye? thought can add one cubit unto his stature?

4 Or how wilt thou say to thy 'brother, Let me pull out the 28 And why take ye thought mote out of thine eye; and befor raiment? Consider the lilies hold, a beam is in thine own eye? of the field how they grow; 5 Thou hypocrite, first cast they toil not,neither do they spin; out the beam out of thine own

29 And yet I say unto you, eye; and then shalt thou: see That even Solomon in all his clearly to cast out the mote out glory was not arrayed like one of thy brother's eye.

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30 Wherefore, if God so holy unto the dogs, neither cast clothe the grass of the field, ye your pearls before swine, lest which to-day is, and to-morrow they trample them under their is cast into the oven, shall he not feet, and turn again and rend much more clothe you, O'ye of you.

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7 I Ask, and it shall be given 31 Therefore take no thought, you; seek, and ye shall find ; saying, What shall we eat? or, knock, and it shall be opened what shall we drink? or, where- unto you :

withal shall we be clothed?

8 For every one that asketh, 32 (For after all these things receiveth; and he that seeketh, do the Gentiles seek) for your findeth; and to him that knockheavenly Father knoweth that eth, it shall be opened.

ye have need of all these things. 9 Or what man is there of 33 But seek ye first the king-you, whom if his son ask bread, dom of God, and his righteous- will he give him a stone? ness, and all these things shall

be added unto you.

10 Or if he ask a fish, will he give him a serpent?

34 Take therefore no thought 11 If ye then being evil know for the morrow: for the morrow how to give good gifts unto your shall take thought for the things children, how much more shall of itself. Sufficient unto the day your Father which is in heaven is the evil thereof. give good things to them that ask him?


1 Christ, endeth his sermon on the mount, 12 Therefore all things whatreproveth rash judgment, 6 forbiddeth to cast holy things to dogs, 7 exhorteth to soever ye would that men should prayer, 13 to enter in at the strait gate, &c. do to you, do ye even so to

JUDGE not, that ye be not them: for this is the law and


the prophets.

13 ¶ Enter ye in at the strait and doeth them, I will liken him gate; for wide is the gate, and unto a wise man, which built broad is the way, that leadeth his house upon a rock :

to destruction, and many there 25 And the rain descended, be which go in thereat: and the floods came, and the

14 Because, strait is the gate, winds blew, and beat upon that and narrow is the way, which house; and it fell not: for it was leadeth unto life, and few there founded upon a rock.

be that find it.

26 And every one that heareth 15 ¶ Beware of false prophets, these sayings of mine, and doeth which come to you in sheep's them not, shall be likened unto clothing, but inwardly they are a foolish man, which built his ravening wolves. house upon the sand:

16 Ye shall know them by 27 And the rain descended, their fruits: Do men gather and the floods came, and the grapes of thorns, or figs of this- winds blew, and beat upon that tles? house; and it fell and great

17 Even so every good tree was the fall of it. bringeth forth good fruit; but a 28 And it came to pass when corrupt tree bringeth forth evil Jesus had ended these sayings, fruit. the people were astonished at 18 A good tree cannot bring his doctrine. forth evil fruit, neither can a 29 For he taught them as one corrupt tree bring forth good having authority, and not as the fruit. scribes.

19 Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire.. 20 Wherefore, by their fruits ye shall know them.

21 ¶ Not every one that saith unto me Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in hea


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From the mountain, great multitudes followed him..

2 And behold, there came a leper and worshipped him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou 22 Many will say to me in canst make me clean. that day, Lord, Lord, have we 3 And Jesus put forth his not prophesied in thy name? hand, and touched him, saying, and in thy name have cast out I will; be thou clean. And devils and in thy name done immediately his leprosy was many wonderful works? cleansed.

23 And then will I profess 4 And Jesus saith unto him, unto them, I never knew you: See thou tell no man; but go depart from me, ye that work thy way, shew thyself to the iniquity. priest, and offer the gift that 24 Therefore, whosoever Moses commanded, for a testiheareth these sayings of mine, mony unto them.

51 And when Jesus was 16 ག When the even was entered into Capernaum, there come, they brought unto him came unto him a centurion, be- many that were possessed with seeching him, devils: and he cast, out the

6 And saying, Lord, my ser- spirits with his word, and healvant lieth at home sick of the ed all that were sick; palsy, grievously tormented.

17 That it might be fulfilled 7 And Jesus saith unto him, which was spoken by Esaias I will come and heal him. the prophet, saying, Himself 8 The centurion answered took our infirmities, and bare and said, Lord, I am not worthy our sicknesses. that thou shouldst come under 18 Now when Jesus saw my roof: but speak the word great multitudes about him, he only, and my servant shall be gave commandment to depart healed. unto the other side.

9 For I am a man under au- 19 And a certain scribe came, thority, having soldiers under and said unto him, Master, Í me and I say to this man, Go, will follow thee whithersoever and he goeth; and to another, thou goest.

Come, and he cometh; and to 20 And Jesus saith unto him, my servant, Do this, and he The foxes have holes, and the doeth it. birds of the air have nests; but 10 When Jesus heard it, he the Son of man hath not where marvelled, and said to them that to lay his head. followed, Verily I say unto you, 21 And another of his disciI have not found so great faith, ples said unto him, Lord, suffer no, not in Israel. me first to go and bury my fa

11 And I say unto you, That ther. many shall come from the east

22 But Jesus said unto him,

and west, and shall sit down with Follow me; and let the dead Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, bury their dead.

in the kingdom of heaven:

23 ¶ And when he was entered into a ship, his disciples

12 But the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into followed him. outer darkness: there shall be

24 And behold, there arose weeping and gnashing of teeth. a great tempest in the sea, in13 And Jesus said unto the somuch that the ship was covcenturion, Go thy way; and as ered with the waves: but he thou hast believed, so be it done was asleep.

Lord, save us: we perish.

unto thee. And his servant was 25 And his disciples came to healed in the self-same hour. him, and awoke him, saying, 14 And when Jesus was come into Peter's house, he saw his wife's mother laid, and sick of a fever.

15 And he touched her hand, and the fever left her and she arose, and ministered unto them.

26 And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm.

27 But the men marvelled, B

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