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Christ's genealogy:

His temptation. Eliezer, which was the son of | Noe, which was the son of Jorim, which was the son of Lamech, Matthat, which was the son 37 Which was the son of of Levi,

Mathusala, which was the son 30 Which was the son of of Enoch, which was the son Simeon, which was the son of of Jared, which was the son of Juda, which was the son of Jo-Maleleel, which was the son of seph, which was the son of Cainan, Jonan, which was the son of 38 Which was the son of Eliakim,

Enos, which was the son of 31 Which was the son of Seth, which was the son of Melea, which was the son of Adam, which was the son of Menan, which was the son of God. Mattatha, which was the son

CHAP. IV. of Nathan, which was the son Christ's temptation and victory. of David,

32 Which was the son of Jesse, which was the son of from Jordan, and was led by Obed, which was the son of the Spirit into the wilderness, Booz, which was the son of 2 Being forty days tempted Salmon, which was the son

son of the devil. And in those days of Naasson,

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

made bread. 34 Which was the son of Ja- 4 And Jesus answered him, cob, which was the son of Isaac, saying, It is written, That man which was the son of Abraham, shall not live by bread alone, which was the son of Thara, but by every word of God. which was the son of Nachor, 5 And the devil, taking him

35 Which was the son of up into an high mountain, Saruch, which was the son of shewed unto him all the kingRagau, which was the son of doms of the world in a moment Phaleg, which was, the son of of time. Heber, which was the son of

6 And the devil said unto Sala,

him, All this power will I give 36 Which was the son of thee, and the glory of them: Cainan, which was the son of for that is delivered unto me; Arphaxad, which was the son and to whomsoever I will, of Sem, which was the son of | I give it.


Christ's temptation:

He beginneth to predch. 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 said unto him, Get thee behind is upon me, because he hath me, Satan: for it is written, anointed me to preach the gosThou shalt worship the Lord pel to the poor; he hath sent thy God, and him only shalt me to heal the broken-hearted, thou serve.

to preach deliverance to the 9 And he brought him to captives, and recovering of Jerusalem, and set him on a sight to the blind, to set at pinnacle of the temple, and said liberty them 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 his mouth. And they said, Is departed 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 proverb, Physician, heal thyself: a fạme of him through all the whatsoever we have heard done region round about.

in Capernaum, do also here in 15 And he taught in their thy country: synagogues, being glorified of all.

24 And he said, Verily I say 16 And he came to Naza- unto you, No prophet is acreth, where he had been brought cepted in his own country. up: and, as his custom was, he 25 But I tell you of a truth, went into the synagogue on the Many widows were in Israel in sabbath-day, and stood up for the days of Elias, when the to read.

heaven was shut up three years 17 And there was delivered and six months, when great unto him the book of the pro- famine was throughout all the phet Esaias. And when he had | land;

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and to work miracles.

Simon's wife's mother healed. 26 But unto none of them 36 And they were all amazed, was Elias sent, save unto Sarepta, and spake among themselves, a city of Sidon, unto a woman saying, What a word is this ! that was a widow.

for with authority and power he 27 And many lepers were in commandeth the unclean spirits, Israel in the time of Eliseus the 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 syn

38 And he arose out of the agogue, when they heard these synagogue, and entered into things, were filled with wrath, Simon's house. And Simon's

29 And rose up, and thrust wife's mother was taken with him out of the city, and led a 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 the and ministered unto them. midst of them, went his way,

40 Now when the sun was 31 And came down to Caper- setting, all they that had any naum, a city of Galilee, and sick with divers diseases brought taught them on the sabbath-them unto him; and he laid his days.

hands on every one of them, 32 And they were astonished and healed them. at his doctrine: for his word was 41 And devils also came out with power.


many, crying out, and saying, 33 And in the synagogue there Thou art Christ the Son of God. was a man which had a spirit of And he, rebuking them, suffered an unclean devil, and cried out them not to speak: for they with a loud voice,

knew that he was Christ. 34 Saying, Let us alone; what 42 And when it was day, he have we to do with thee, thou departed, and went into a desert Jesus of Nazareth? art thou place: and the people sought come to destroy us? I know him, and came unto him, and thee who thou art; the Holy stayed him, that he should not One of God.

depart from them. 35 And Jesus rebuked him, 43 And he said unto them, saying, Hold thy peace, and I must preach the kingdom of come out of him. And when God to other cities also; for the devil had thrown him in therefore am I sent. the midst, he came out of him, 44. And he preached in the and hurt him not.

synagogues of Galilee.

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Christ cleanseth the leper, CHAP. V.

10 And so was also James A miraculous draught of fishes. and John, the sons of Zebedee, ND it came to pass, that, as which were partners with Simon.

And Jesus said unto , him to hear the word of God, he Fear not; from henceforth thou stood by the lake of Genesaret, shalt catch men.

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

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

4 Now when he had left 13 And he put forth his hand, speaking, he said unto Simon, and touched him, saying, I will; Launch out into the deep, and be thou clean. And immediately let down your nets for a draught. the leprosy departed from him.

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

6 And when they had this mony unto them. done, they inclosed a great mul- 15 But so much the more went titude of fishes: and their net there a fame abroad of him: and brake.

great multitudes came together 7 And they beckoned unto to hear, and to be healed by their partners, which were in him of their infirmities. the other ship, that they should 16 And he withdrew himself come and help them. And they into the wilderness, and prayed. came, and filled both the ships, 17 | And it came to pass on so that they began to sink. a certain day, as he was teaching,

8 When Simon Peter saw it, that there were Pharisees and he fell down at Jesus' knees, doctors of the law sitting by, saying, Depart from me; for which were come out of every I am a sinful man, O Lord. town of Galilee, and Judea, and

9 For he was astonished, and Jerusalem; and the power of the all that were with him, at the Lord was present to heal them. draught of the fishes which they 18 And, behold, men brought had taken:

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and healeth the palsy :

He calleth Matthew. with a palsy: and they sought went forth, and saw a publican, means to bring him in, and to named Levi, sitting at the relay him before him.

ceipt of custom: and he said 19 And when they could not unto him, Follow me. find by what way they might

28 And he left all, rose up, bring him in because of the and followed him. multitude, they went upon

the 29 And Levi made him a great house-top, and let him down feast in his own house: and there through the tiling, with his was a great company of publicans couch, into the midst before and of others that sat down with Jesus.

them. 20 And when he saw their 30 But their scribes and faith, he said unto him, Man, Pharisees murmured against his thy sins are forgiven thee. disciples, saying, Why do ye

21 And the scribes and the eat and drink with publicans Pharisees began to reason, say- and sinners? ing, Who is this which speaketh 31 And Jesus answering, said blasphemies? Who can forgive unto them, They that are whole sins but God alone?

need not a physician; but they 22 But when Jesus perceived that are sick. their thoughts, he ‘answering 32 I came not to call the rightsaid unto them, What reason eous, but sinners to repentance.

33 And they said unto him, 23 Whether is easier, to say, Why do the disciples of John Thy sins be forgiven thee; or fast often, and make prayers, to say, Rise up and walk? and likewise the disciples of the

24 But that ye may know Pharisees; but thine eat and that the Son of man hath power drink? upon earth to forgive sins, (he 34 And he said unto them, said unto the sick of the palsy,) Can ye make the children of I say unto thee, Arise, and take the bridechamber fast, while the up thy couch, and go into bridegroom is with them? thine house.

35 But the days will come 25 And immediately he rose when the bridegroom shall be up before them, and took up taken away from them, and then that whereon he lay, and de- shall they fast in those days. parted to his own house, glorify 36 And he spake also a parable

unto them: No man putteth ą 26 And they were all amazed, piece of a new garment upon an and they glorified God, and were old; if otherwise, then both the filled with fear, saying, We have new maketh a rent, and the seen strange things to-day. piece that was taken out of the

ye in

your hearts ?

27 And after these things he new agreeth not with the old,

ing God.

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