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Verily I say unto Verily I say unto
the kingdom of
fold now in this fold more in this
and in and shall inherit the world to come the world to come everlasting life. eternal life. life everlasting. 30 But many
31 But many that are first shall that are first shall be last ; and the be last; and the last shall be first. last first.
C. XX. FOR the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder,whichwent out early in the morning to hire labourers into his vineyard.
CHAP. XX. 2 And when he had agreed with the labourers for a penny a day, he sent them into his vineyard.
3 And he went out about the third hour, and saw others standing idle in the market place,
4 And said unto them, Goye also into the vineyard, and whatsoever is right I will give you. And they went their way.
5 Again he went out about the sixth and ninth hour, and did likewise.
6 And about the eleventh hour he went out, and found others standing idle, and saith unto them, Why stand ye here all the day idle ? 7 They say unto him, Because
man hath hired us. He saith unto them; Go ye also into the vineyard ; and whatsoever is right, that shall ye receive.
8 So when even was come, the lord of the vineyard saith unto his steward, Call the labourers, and give them their hire, beginning from the last unto the first.
9 And when they came that were hired about the eleventh hour, they received every man a penny:
10 But when the first came, they supposed that they should have received more ; and they likewise received every man a penny.
11 And when they had received it, they murmured against the good man of the house,
12 Saying, These last have wrought but one hour, and thou hast made them equal unto us, which have borne the burden and heat of the day.
13 But he answered one of them, and said, Friend, I do thee no wrong : didst not thou agreewith me for a penny ?
14 Take that thine is, and go thy way: I will give unto this last, even as unto thee.
15 Is it not lawful for me to do what I will with mine own? is thine eye evil, because I am good?
16 So the last shall be first, and the first last : for many be called, but few chosen.
106. Jesus, as he is going up to Jerusalem, again foretels his Sufferings to the Twelve apart.
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32 And they were in the way going up to Jeru
salem, 17 And Jesus,
went before them:
took And he took 31 Then he took
them what things
salem, & all things
to death, 19 And shall
and shall 32For he shall be deliver him to the deliver him to the delivered unto the Gentiles, Gentiles :
33 And they shall scourge, scourge him,
scourge him, and shall
32 And spit upon him,
spitted on: and to crucifyhin: and shall kill him:
33 And put him
to death: and the third day and the third day and the third day he shall rise again. he shall rise again. he shall rise again.
34 And they understood none of these things : and this sayingwas hid from them,neither knew they the things which were spoken.
CHAP. X. $ 107. The ambitious request of James and John.
20 Then came to him the mother of Zebedee's children, with her sons,
35 And James & John the sons of Zebedee
come unto him, worshipping him,
saying, Master, we would that thou
shouldest do for us and desiring a certain whatsoever we shall thing of him.
desire. 21 And he said unto 36 And he said unto her, What wilt thou ? them, What would ye
that I should do for
She saith unto him, 37 They said unto him, Grant that these my Grant unto us two sons may sit, the' that we may sit, one on thy right hand, one on thy right hand, and the other on the and the other on thy left,
left hand, in thy kingdom. in thy glory:
22 But Jesus an- 38 But Jesus said swered and said,
unto them, Ye know not what ye Ye know not what ye ask.
ask : Are ye able to drink of
Can ye drink of the cup that I shall the cup that I drink of, and to be drink of, and be baptised with the bap- baptised with the baptism that I am baptised tism that I am baptised with:
with ? They say unto 39 And they say unto him, We are able. him, We can.
23 And he saith unto And Jesus said unto them, Ye shall indeed them, Ye shall indeed drink of my cup,
drink of the
that I drink of, & with the baptism that & with the baptism that