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s MARK. 20 But the days will come, when the bride-him, fell down before him, and cried, Say groom shall be taken away from them, andling, Thou art the Son of God. then shall they fast in those days.

12 And he straitly charged them that 2.' he up mountain,

21 No man also seweth a piece of new they should not make him known. that filled it up taketh away from the old, aud calleth unto him whom he would, and and the rent is made worse.

they came unto him. 22 And no man putieth new wine into old 14 And he ordained twelve, that they boules; else the new wine doth burst the should be with him, and that he might send boules, and the wine is spilled, and the bot-them forth to preach, lies will be marred: but new wine must be 15 And to have power to heal sicknesses. put into new bottles.

and to cast out devils. 23 | And it came to pass, that he went 16 And Simon he surnamed Peter, through the corn-fields on the sabbath-day; 17 And James the son of Zebedee, and John and his disciples began, as they went, 10 the brother of James; (and be surnamed them pluck the ears of corn.

Boanerges, which is, The sons of thunder ;) 24 And the Pharisees said unto him, Be 18 And Andrew, and Philip, and Barthobold, why do they on tie sabbain-day that somew, and Mathew, and "Thomas, and which is not lawful?

James the son of Alpheus, and Thaddeus, 2-5 And he said unto them, Have ye never and Simon the Canaanite, read what David did, when he had need, and 19 And Judas Iscariot, which also betraywas an hungered, he, and they that were ed him: and they went into an house. with him?

20 [ And the multitude cometh together 20 How he went into the house of God, in again, so that they could not so much as eat the days of Abiathar the high priest, and did bread. eat the shew-bread, which is not lawful to 21. And when his friends heard of il, they

at but for the priests, and gave also to them went out to lay hold on him: for ibey said, which were with him?

He is beside himself. 27 And he said unto idem, The sabbath was 22 | And the scribes which came down nade for man, and not man for the sabbath: from Jerusalem said, He hath Berlebub,

28 Therefore the Son of man is Lord also sand by the prince of the devils ca of the sabbath.

out devils. CHAP. III.

23 And he called them unto him, and said ND he entered again into the syna- unto them in parables, How can Satan cas!

gogue; and there was a man there fout Sayan whichi bad a withered hand.

24 And if a kingdom be divided agaist 2 And they watched him, whether he itself, that kingdom cannot stand. kould heal him on the sabbath-day; that 25 And if a house be divided against it they might accuse hiin.

self, that house cannot stand. 3 And he saith unto the man which had 26 And if Satan rise up against himself, he withered hand, stand forth.

and be divideti, he cannot stand, but hati an 4 And he saith unto them, Is it lawful to do end. good on the sabbath-days,or to do evil? to save 27 No man can enter into a strong man's *c, or to kill ? But they held their peace. house, and spoil his goods, except he will

5 And when he had looked round about first bind the strong man; and then he will

thein with anger, being grieved for the spoil his house. Dardness of their hearts, he saith unto the 28 Verily I say unto you, Allsius sball he man, Stretch forth thine hand. And be forgiven unto the sons of men, and blasphestretched it out: and his hand was restored mies wherewith soever they shall blasphere whole as the other.

29 But he that shall blaspheme against the 6 And the Pharisees went forth, and Holy Ghost hath never forgiveness, but is straightway took counsel with the Herodians in danger of eternal damnation : against bin, how they might destroy him. 30 Because they said, He bath an un

7 But Jesus withdrew himself with his dis- clean spirit. ciples to the sea: and a great multitude 31 | There came then his brethren and fioin Galilee followed him, and from Judea, his mother, and, stauding without, sent unto

S And froin Jerusalem, and from Idumea, him, calling him. and from beyond Jordan; and they about 32 And the multitude sat about him; and Tyré and Sidon, a greai multitude, when they said unto him, Behold, thy mother and they had beard what great things he did, thy brethren without seek for thee. came unto him

33 And he answered him, saying, Who 9 And he spake to his disciples,that a small is my mother, or my brethren? ship should wait on him because of the mul 34 And he looked round about on then utude, lest they should throng bim: which sat about him, and said, Behold my

10 For he had bealed many ; insomuch mother and my brethren! zhat they pressed upon him for to touch bim, 35 For whosoever shall do the will of God, as many as had plagues.

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CHAP. IV.

a bed ? and not to be set on a candlestick ND he began again to teach by the sea. 22 For there is nothing hid, which shall not

side: and there was gathered unto him, he manifested; neither was any thing kepi sea great multitude, so that he entered into cret, but that it should come abroado a ship, and sat in the sea ; and the whole mul 23 If any man have ears to hear, let him titude was by the sea on the land.

bear. ? And he laught them many things hy pa 24 And he saith unto them, Take heed what rables, and said unto them in his doctrine, ye hear: with what measure ye mete, it shall 3 Hearken; Behold, there went out a sow. be measured to you; and unio you that hear

shall more be given. 4 And it came to pass, as he sowed, some 25 For he thai hath, to him shall be given fell by the way-side, and the fowls of the air and oe that hath not, from him shall be taken came and devoured it up.

even that which he bath. 5 And some fell on stony ground, where 26 | And he said, So is the kingdom o it had not much earth ; and immediately it God, as if a man should cast seed into the sprang up, because it had no depth of earth : ground;

6 But when the sun was up, it was scorched; 27 And should sleep, and rise night and and because it had no root, it withered away. day, and the seed should spring and grow up,

7 And some fell among thorns, and the he knoweth not how. thorns grew up and choked it, and it yielded 28 For the earth bringeth forth fruil of no fruil.

herself; first the blade, then the ear,

after 8 And other fell on good ground, and did that the full corn in the ear. yield fruit that sprang up and increased, and 29 But when the fruit is brought forth, imbrought forth some thirty, and some sixty, mediately he putteeb in the sichle, because and some an hundred.

the harvest is come. 9 And he said unto them, Ilc that hath 30 f. And he said, Whereunto shall we li. ears to bear, let him hear.

ken the kingdom of God? or with what com10 1 And when he was alune, they that parison shall we coznpare it? were about liim, with the twelve, asked of 31 It is like a grain of mustard-seed.which, jin the parable.

when it is sown in the earth, is less than all 11 And he said unto them, Unto you it is the seeds that be in the earth : given to know the mystery of the kingdom 32 Blit when it is sown, it groweth up, and of God: but unto them that are withoui, all becometh greater than all herbs, and shoot these things are done in parables :

eth out great branches; so that the fowls of 12 That seeing they may see, and not per- the air may lodge under the shadow of it. ceive ; and hearing they may hear, and not 33 And with many such parables spake he understand ; lest at any time they should be the word unto theni, as they were able 10 converted, and their sius should be forgiven hear it. ther.

34 But without a parable spake he not unto 13 And he said unto them, Know ve not them: and when they were alone, he exthis parable? and how iher will ye know all pounded ail things to his disciples. parables?

35 And the same day, when the even was 14 | The sower soweth the word. come, he saith unto them, Let us pass over 15 A!d these are they by the way-sidle, unto the otiser side. where the word is sow'n; but, when they 36 And when they had sent away the mulbave heard, Satan cometh inmediately, and titude, they took hiin even as he was in the taketh away the word that was sown in their ship. And there were also with him other hearts.

livle ships. 16 And these are they likewise which are 37 And there arose a great storm of wind, Sownon stouy ground; who, when they have and the waves beat into the ship, so that it heard the word, immediately receive it with was now !oll. gladness;

33 An he was in the hinder part of the 17 And have no root in themselves, and so ship, asleep on a pillow: and they awake him endure but for a time: afterward, when atilic. and say unto him, Master, carest thou not tion or persecution ariseth for the words that we perish? sake, immediately they are oftended. 39 And he arosc, and rebaked the wind,

18 And these are ihey which are sown and said unto the sea, Pecce, be still. And among thorns, such as hear the word, the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.

19 Ard the cares of this world, and the 40 And he said unto viem, Why are ye so deceitfulness of riches, and the lusts of other fearful? how is it that ye have no faith? things entering in, cioke the word, and it 41 And they feared exceedingly, and said becometh unfruitful.

one to another, What manuer of man is this, 20 And these are they which are sown on that even te wind and the sea obey him? good ground; such as hear the word, and

CHAP. V. receive it, and priug forth fruil, some thirty- AND they came over unto the other sido fold, some sixiy, and some an hundred. of the sea, into the country of the Ga

21 | And he said unto them, Is a candle darenes. brough w be put under a bushel, or under 2 And when he was come out of the ship

imediately there met him out of the iobs that she may be healed, and she shall live. a man with an unclean spirit,

21. And Jesus went with him; and much 3 Who had his dwelling among the tombs; people followed bim, and thronged him. and no man could bind him, no, not with 25 And a certain woman, which had an chains

issue of blood twelve years, 4 Because that he had been often bound 26. And had suffered many things of many with fetters and chains, and the chains had physicians and had spent all that she had, and been plucked asunder by him, and the fet was nothing bettered, but rather grew worse, ters broken in pieces: neither could any man

27 When she had heard of Jesus, came in tame bim.

the press behind, and touched bis garinent. 5 And always, night and day, he was in 28 For she said, If I may touch but his the mountains, and in the tombs, crying, and clothes, I shall be whole. cutting himse f with stones.,

29 And straightway the fountain of her 6 But when he saw Jesus afar off, he ran blood was dried up; and he felt in her body and worshipped him,

that she was healed of that plague. 7 And cried wi:h a loud voice, and said, 30 And Jesus, immediately knowing is What have 1 to do with thee, Jesus, thou himself that virtue had gone out of him, Son of the most high God? I adjure thee by turned him about in the press, and said, Who God, that thou torment me not.

souched my clothes? 8 (For he said unto bim, Come out of the 31 And his disciples said unto him, Thru man, thou unclean spirit.)

seest the multitude thronging thee, and say9 And he asked him, What is thy name?est thou, Who touched me? And he answered, saying, My name is Le 32 And he looked round about to see her gion: sor we are many.

that had done this thing. 10 And he besought him much that he 33 But the woman, fearing and trembling, would not send them away jut of the country. knowing what was done in her, came and fell

11 Now there was there, nigh unto the down before him, and told him all the truth. mountains, a great herd of swine feeding. 34 And he said unto her, Daughter, thy

12 And all the devils besought him, say- faith nath made thee whole; go in peace, ing, Send us into the swine, that we may en- and he whole of thy plague. ter into them.

35 [ While he yet spake, there came from 13 And forthwith Jesus gave them leave, the ruler of the synagogue's house certain And the unclean spirits went out, and en-which said, Thy daughter is dead; why troutered into the swine; and the herd ran vio- blest thou the Master any further? lently down a steep place into the sea, (they 36 As soon as Jesus heard the word that were about two thousand,) and were chok- was spokeo, he saith unto the ruler of the ed in the sea.

synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe. 14 And they that fed the swine fied, and told 37° And he suffered no maji to follow him, it in the city, and in the country. And they save Peter, and James, and John the brother went out to see what it was that was done. of James.

15 And they come to Jesus, and see him 36 And he cometh to the house of the rushat was possessed with the devil

, and had the ler of the synagogue, and seeth the tumult, legion, sitting, and clothed, and in his right and them that wept and wailed greatly. mind; and they were afraid.

39 And when he was come in, he saith un16 And they that saw it told them how it to them, Why make ye this ado, and weep: befell to him that was possessed with the de- the damsel is not dead, but sleepeth vil, and also concerning the swine.

40 And they laughed bim to scorn. But 17 And they began to pray him to depart when he had put them all out, he taketh out of their coasts.

the father and the mother of the damsel And 18 And when he was come into the ship, them that were with him, and entereth in he thai had been possessed with the devil where the damsel was lying prayed him that he might be with him. 41 And he took the danisel by the hand, ana

19 Howbeil Jesus suffered him not; but said unto her, Talitha-cumi; which is, being saita unto hina, Go home to thy friends, and interpreted, Damsel, (I say unto thee,) arise. tell them how great things the Lord hath done 42 And straightway the damsel arose, and for thee, and hath bad compassion on thee. walked; for she was of the age of twelve

20 And he departed, and began to publish years. And they were astonished with a in Decapolis how great things Jesus had great astonishment. done for him: and all men did marvel. 43 And he charged them straitly that no

21 ? And when Jesus was passed over again man should know ii; and commanded that by ship unto the other side, much people ga- something should be given her lo eat. Hiered unto him: and he was nigh unto the sca.

CHAP. VI. culers of the synagogue, Jairus by name; into his own country; and his disciples ard wheu he saw him he fell at his feet, follow him.

23 Ard besought him greatly, saying, My 2 And when the sabbath-day was come, little daughter lieth at ihe point of death: he began to teach in the synagogue: and I pray thee, come and lay thy hands on her 'many hearing him were astonished, saying,

From whence hath this man these things ? rodias came in, and dauced, and pleased He and what wisdom is this which is given un-rod, and them that sat with him, the king to him, that even such nighty works are said unto the dainsel, Ask of me whatsoever wrought by his hands?

thou wilt, and I will give it thee. 3 is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, 23 Aud he sware unto her, Whatsoever dhe brother of James, and Joscs, and of Juda, thou shail ask of ine, I will give it thee, unto and Sunon ? and are noi bis sisters here with the half of any kingdom. us ? An they were offended at him.

24 And she went forth, and said unto her 4 But Jesus said unto them, A prophet is mother, What shall I ask? And she said, not without honour, but in luis own country, The Head of John the Baptist. and among his own kin, and in his own house. 25 And she came in straightway with haste

5 And he could there do no mighty work, urto the king, and asked, saying, I will that save that he laid his hands upon a few sick thou give me, by and by in a charger, the folk, and healed them.

head of John the Baptist. 6 And he marvelled because of ineir un 26 And the king was excceding sorry; yjet belief. And he went round ahout the vil- for his oath's sake, and for their sakes which lages, teaching,

sat with him, he would not reject her. And he called unto him the twelve, and 27 And immediately the king sent an exe began to send them forth by two and two ; cutioner, and commanded his head to be and gave them power aver unclean spirits; brought: and he went and beheaded him in

8 And commanded them that they should the prison, take nothing for theirjourney,save a staffonly; 23 And brought his head in a charger, and no scrip, no bread, no money in their purse : gave it to the damsel: and the damsel gave

O Bui be shod with sandals; and not put it to her mother. on two coats.

29 And when his disciples heard of it, they 10 And he said unto them, In what place came and took up his corpse, and laid it in soever ye enter into an house, there abide till a somb. ye depart from that place.

30 [ And the apostles gathered themselves 11 And whosoever shall not receive you, together unto Jesus, and told him all things, nor hear you, when ye depart thence, shake both what they had done, and what they l.ad off the dust wider your feet for a testimony taught. against them. Verily I say unto you, It shall 31 And he said unto them, Come ye your be more tolerable for Sodom and Gomorrhia sclves apart into a desert place, and rest a in the day of judgment than for that city. while: for there were many coming and go.

12 And they went out, and preached that ing and they had no leisure so much as to cat. men should repent.

32 And they departed into a desert placo 13 And the cast out many devils, and by ship privaiely. anoined with oil many that were sick, and 33 And the people saw them departing, healed them.

and inany knew him, and ran a-fooi thither 14 1 And king Herod heard oj' him; (for u! of all cities, and outwent them, and his name was spread abroad :) and he said, came together unto liim. That Jolm the Baptist was risen from the 31 And Jestis, when he came out, saw dead, and therefore mighty works do shew much people, and was moved with compas. forth themselves in him.

sinn toward then, because they were as sheep 15 Others said, That it is Elias. And others not saving a shepherd: and he began to sajd, That it is a prophet, or as one of the teach then many chings. prophets.

35 And when the day was now far spent, his 16 But when Herod heard thereof, he disciples came unto him, and said, This is a saie? Ii is Jolin, whom I beheaded: he is desert place, and now the time is tar passed; risen from the dead.

36 Send them away, that ibey may go 17 For Ilerod bimse! had sent forth and into the country round about, and into the laid hold upon John, and boun.bim in prison villages, and buy themselves bread: for they for Herodías' sake, his brother Philip's wife; lave nothing to eat. for l.e had married her.

37 Heanswered and said unto ihen, Give 18 For Jolm had said unto Herod, It is not ye them to cat. And they say unto him, lawful for thee to have thy brother's wife. Shall we go and buy two hundred penny.

19 Therefore Herodias had a quarrel wortii of bread, and give them to eat? against him, and would bave killed bim; 38 He sailb unto thein, How many loaves but she could not:

have ye? go and see. And when they knew 20 For Herod feared Juhn, knowing that they say, Five, and two fishes. he was a just man, and an holy, and obser 3:1 And he commanded them to make all ved him; and when he heard hiin, he did sit down by companies upon the green grass many things, and heard him gladly.

40 And they sat down in ranks,

bhun. 21 And when a convenient day was come, dreds, and by filties. that Herod, on his birth-day, made a sup 41 And when he had taken the five loaves per to his lords, high captains, and chief es and the two fishes, he looked up to heaven Lotes of Galilee;

land blessed, and brake the loaves, and gave

the iwo fishes divided he among them all. it is written, This people honoureth nie with

42 And they did all eat, and were filled. their lips, but their heart is far from me. 43 And they took op twelve baskets full 7 Howbeit in vain do they worship

me; of the fragments, and of the fishes, teaching for doctrines the commandments

44 And they that did Pal of the loaves of men. were about five tousand men.

8 For, laying aside the commandment of 45 And straightway he constrained his Gud, ye hold ihe tradition of men, as the disciples to get into the ship, and to go to the washing of pots and cups: and many other other side before unto Bethsaida, while he such like things ye do. sent away the people.

9 And he said unto them, Full well ye re46 And when he had sent them away, ne jeet the commandment of God, that ye may Geparted into a mountain to piay. keep your own tradition.

47 And when even was conie, the ship 10 For Moses said, Honour thy father and was in the midst of the sea, and he alone on thy mother; and, Whoso curseih father or the lond.

mother, let hiin die the death: 18 And he saw them toiling in rowing: 11 Bu ye say, If a man shall say to his (for the wind was contrary unto them •) and father or mother, Il is Corhan, that is to say, about the fourth watch of the night he cometh a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest be prounto them, walking upon the sea, and would fied by me; he shall be free have passed by them.

12 And ye suffer him no more to do ought 49 Bui when they saw him walking upon for his father or his mother; the sea, they supposed it had been a spirit, 13 Making the word of God of none effect and cried out:

through your tradition, which ye have deli50 (For they all saw him, and were trou-vered: and many such like things do ye. bled :) and immediately he talked with them, 14 And when he had called all the people and saith unto them, Be of good chcer: it is unto him, he said unto them, Hearken unto 1; be not afraid.

ine every one of you, and understand : 51 And he went up unto them into the 15 There is nothing from witliout a man, ship; and the wind ceased: and they were that entering into him can defile him : but sore amazed in themselves beyond measure, the things which come out of him, tbose are and wondered.

they that defile the man 52 For they considered not the miracle of 16 If any man have cars to bea' let him the loaves: foi their heart was hardened. hear. 53 And when they bad passed over, they

17 And when he was entered now coe came into the land of Gennesarel, acd drew house from the people, his disciples askeu to the shore.

bim concerning the parable. 51 And when they were come out of the 18 And he saith unto them, Are ye so ship, straightway ihey knew him,

without understanding also? Do ye not per55 And ran through that whole region round ceive, that whats over thing from without enabout, and began to carry about in beds those tereth into the man, it cannot defile him; that were sick, where they heard he was. 19 Because it entereth not into his heart,

56 And whithersoever he entered, into vil but into the belly, and goeth out into the lages, or cities, or owtry, they laid the draught, purging all meats? sick in she streets, and besovghi him that 20 And he said, That which cometh out they inight touch if it were but the border of of the man, that defileth the man. bis garment: and as many as touched him 21 For from within, out of the heart o were made whole.

men, proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, for. CHAP. VII.

nications, murders, THEN came together unto him the Pha 22 Thesis, coveiousness, wickedness, de

risees, and certam of the scribes, which ceil, lasciviousness, an evil eye, blasphemy, came froin Jerusalem.

pride, foolishness: And when they saw some of bis disci 23 All these evil things come from withples cat bread with defiled (ihat is to say, in, and defile the man. with unwasten) hands, they found l'ault. 24 I And from thence he arose, ard wenu

3 For the Pharisces, and ail the Jews, into the borders of Tyre and Sidon, and en. except they wash their hands oft, est not, tered into an house, and would have no man molling the tradition of the elders.

know it : but he could not be hid. 4 And when they come from the market, 25 For a certain woman, whose young except they wash, they eat not. And many daughter had an unclean spirit, heard of him, other things there be which they have re. and came and fell at his feet ;, ceived to hold, as the washing of cups and 26 (The woman was a Greek, a Syrophe. pots, brazen vessels, and of tables. nician by nation ;) and she besought him

5 Then the Charisees and scribes asked that he would cast forth the devil out of her him, Wly walk bot thy disciples according daughter. to the tradition of the elders, but eat bread 27 But Jesus said unto her, Let the children with uwashen hands?

first be filled: for it is not meet to take the 6 He answered and said unto them, Well children's bread, and to cast il unto the dogs. heith Esaias prophesied

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