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He that toucheth pitch shall be defiled therewith.
Ye cannot serve God and mammon.
Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin ; and yet I say unto
; you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. * Chap. vi. Verses 28, 29.
Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.
Judge not, that ye be not judged.
Neither cast ye your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn again and rend you.
Chap. vii. Verse 6.
* See also St. Luke xii. 27.
For the workman is worthy of his meat.
Chap. x. Verse 10.
Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh *
What therefore God hath joined together let not man put asunder,
Chap. xix. Verse 6.
Thou hast made them equal unto us, which have borne the burden and heat of the day.
Is it not lawful for me to do what I will with mine own?
So the last shall be first, and the first last, for many be called, but few chosen.
Chap. xx. Verse 16.
Render therefore unto Cæsar the things which are Cæsar's and unto God the things that are God's. I
Ye blind guides! which strain at a gnat, and swallow a camel. Chap. XXIII.
* See also St. Luke vi. 45.
For wheresoever the carcase is, there will the eagles be gathered together.
Chap. XXIV. Verse 28.
The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath.
If a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand. *
And whosoever shall not receive you, nor hear you, when ye depart thence, shake off the dust under your feet for a testimony against them. +
Physician, heal thyself.
* See St. Matthew xii. 25; St. Luke xi. 17.
Acts xiii. 51.
For the labourer is worthy of his hire.*
Go and do thou likewise.
Take thine ease, eat, drink, and be merry.
For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required.
Chap. XII. Verse 48.
Can there any good thing come out of Nazareth ?
Chap. 1, Verse 46.
A prophet hath no honour in his own country. +
* “ The labourer is worthy of his reward.”—1 TimoTHY V. 18.
+ See also St. Matthew xiii. 57; St. Mark vi. 4; St. Luke iv. 24.
He was a burning and a shining light.*
Search the scriptures ; for in them ye think ye have eternal life ; and they are they which testify of me,
Chap. v. Verse 39.
Judge not according to the appearance.
Verse 2 4.
The night cometh when no man can work.
ALIFORNIA For in Him we live, and move, and have our being.
Chap. xvII. Verse 28.
It is more blessed to give than to receive.
When I have a convenient season, I will call for thee.
* That I am here afore thy sight,
For gifts and grace ;
Burns.-Holy Willie's Prayer