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St. JOHN, X.
own the sheep are not, seeth the
wolf coming, and leaveth the
sheep, and fleeth; and the wolf
catcheth them; and scattereth
the sheep.

13. The bireling fleeth because
he is an bireling, and careth not
for the sheep.

14. I am the good shepherd, and know my sheep; and am known of mine.

15. As the Father knoweth me, even so know I the Father : and I lay down my life for the sheep.

16. And other sheep I have, but not of this fold : them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice : and there shall be one fold, and one shepherd.

17. Therefore doth my Father love me; because I lay down my life ; that I might take it again.

18. No man taketh it from me ; but I lay it down of myself. I have power to lay it down : and I have power to take it again. This commandment have I received of my Father.

19. | There was a division therefore again among the Jews for these sayings.

20. And many of them said, He hath a devil and is mad. Why hear ye him?

21. Others said, These are not the words of him that hath & devil. Can a devil open the eyes of the blind?

22. | And it was at Jerusalem the feast of dedication ; and it was winter.

23. And Jesus walked in the temple in Solomon's porch.

24. Then came the Jews round about him, and said unto him, How long dost thou make us to doubt? If thou be the Christ tell us plainly.

25. Jesus answered them; I told you and ye believed not. The works that I do in my Father's name, they bear witness

26. But ye believe not; because ye are not of my sheep; as J said unto you.

27. Mysheep hearmy voice; and I know them, and they follow me.

28. And I give unto them eternal life : and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.

29. My father, which gave them me, is greater than all : and no man is able to pluck them out of my Father's hand.

30. I and my Father are one.

J. X. 40.

M. XIX. 1.

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Sr. MARK, X.


ST. JOHN, X. 31. Then the Jews took up stones again to stone him.

32. Jesus answered them, Many good works have I showed you from my Father: for which of those works do yo stone me?

33. The Jews answered him, saying, For a good work westone thee not : but for blasphemy; and because that thou, being a man, makest thyself God.

34. Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, Ye are gods ?

35. If he called them gods, unto whom the word of God came ; and the scripture cannot be broken ;

36. Say ye of him whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou blasphem. est, because I said, I am the Son of God ?

37. If I do not the works of my Father, believe me not.

38. But if I do; though yo believe not me; believe the works : that ye may know and believe that the Father is in me, and I in him.

39. Therefore they sought again to take him : but he escaped out of their hand.

40. And went away again beyond Jordan, unto the place where John at first baptized : and there be abode.

41. And many resorted unto him, and said, John did no miracle ; but all things that John spake of this man were true.

42. And many believed on him there.

Continued from P. 98.

From P. 97.

J. X. 23. P. 108. M. XIX. 1.

and came into the coasts of and cometh into the coasts of Judea beyond Jordan.

Judea, by the farther side of

2. And great multitudes fol- and the people resort unto him lowed him ; and he healed again : and, as he was wont, he them there.

taught them again.

For Chap. XI. see P. 111.

3. The Pharisees also came 2. And the Pharisees came unto him, tempting him, and to him, and asked him, saying unto him, Is it lawful Is it lawful for a man to put for a man to put away his away his wife? tempting him. wife for every cause ? 3. And he answered, and said

4. And he answered and said unto them, What did Moses unto them;

command you ?

4. And they said, Moses suffered to write a bill of divorcement, and to put her away.

5. And Jesus answered, and M XIX. 7, 8. said unto them, For the hard. ness of your heart he wrote



Sr. MARK, X.

ST. LUKE, XVI., XVIII. you this precept. Have ye not read that he which made them at the 6. But from the beginning of beginning made them male and the creation God made them male female,

and female. 5. And said, For this cause shall 7. For this cause shall a man a man leave father and mother, leave his father and mother, and and shall cleave to his wife : and cleave to his wife ; they twain shall be one flesh ? 8. And they twain shall be one

flesh : 6. Wherefore they are no more 80 then they are no more twain twain, but one flesh.

but one flesh. What therefore God bath joined 9. What therefore God hath together let no man put asunder. joined together let not man put


10. And in the house his disci. ples asked him again of the some

matter. (1) 7. They say unto him, Why did Moses then command to give a writing of divorcement, and to put her away?

8. He saith unto them, Moses, (Mk. X. 4, 5. P. 109. because of the hardness of your hearts, suffered you to put away your wives : but from the begin. ning it was not so.

9. And I say unto you, Whoso- 11. And he saith unto them, Chap. XVI. from P. 95. ever shall put away his wife, Whosoever shall put away his 18. Whosoever putteth away except it be for fornication, and wife

his wife, and marrieth another, shall marry another committeth and marry another, como committeth adultery. adultery :

mitteth adultery against her. and whoso marrieth her which is 12. And if a woman put away And whosoever marrieth her put away

her husband, and be married to that is put away from her doth commit adultery. another, she committeth adultery. husband

committeth adultery. 10. His disciples say unto

Continued P. 95. him, If the case of the man be so

Mk. X. 10. with his wife, it is not good to marry.

11. But he said unto them, All men cannot receive this saying, save they to whom it is given.

12. For there are some eunuchs, which were so born from their mother's womb : and there are some eunuchs which were made eunuchs of men : and there be eunuchs which have made them. selves eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven's sake. He that is able to

CHAP. XVIII. From P. 145. receive it, let him receive it.

1. And he spake & parable unto them to this end that men ought always to pray and not to faint;

2. Saying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man.

3. And there was a widow in that city, and she came unto him, saying, Avenge me of mine adversary.

4. And he would not for a while: but afterwards he said within himself, Though I fear

not God, por regard man ; (1) M. XIX. 10.

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5. Yet, because this widow
troubleth me, I will avenge her,
lest by her continual coming she
weary me.

6. And the Lord said, Hear
what the unjust judge saitb.

7. And shall not God avenge his own elect, which cry day and night unto him, though he bear long with them?

8. I tell you that he will avenge them speedily. Never. theless when the Son of man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth?

9. And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were right. eous, and despised others.

10. Two men went up into the temple to pray : the one a Phari. see, and the other a publican.

il. The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself : God, I thank thee that I am not as other men are; extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publican.

12. I fast twice in the week : I give tithes of all I possess.

13. And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up 80 much as his eyes unto heaven; but smote upon his breast, saying, God, be merciful to me a sinner.

14. I tell you, This man went down to his house justified rather than the other, For everyone that exalteth himself shall be abased : and he that humbleth

bimself shall be exalted. 13. Then were there brought 13. And they brought 15. And they brought unto unto bim little children, that young children to him, that he him also infants, that he would he should put his hands on should touch them : and his touch them. But when his dis. them

disciples rebuked those that ciples saw it, they rebuked them.

brought them. and the disciples rebuked them. 14. But Jesus said,

14. But when Jesus saw it, 16. But Jesus called them unto

him, he was much displeased, suffer little children, and forbid and said unto them, Suffer the and said, Suffer little children to them not to come unto me : little children to come unto me, come unto me, and forbid them for of such is the kingdom of and forbid them not : for of not : fur of such is the kingdom heaven. (1)

such is the kingdom of God. of God.

15. Verily I say unto you, 17. Verily I say unto you,
Whosoever shall not receive the Whosoever shall not receive the
kingdom of God as a little child, kingdom of God as a little child
he shall not enter therein. shall in no wise enter therein.
16. And he took them up his

Continued P. 115.
arms, put his hands upon them,
15. And he laid his hands on and blessed them.
them, and departed thence. 17. | And when he was gone

forth into the way,

and pray:

CHAP. XI. (from P. 109).

1. Now a certain man was sick, named Lazarus, of Bethany, the town of Mary and her sister Martha.

Continued P. 115.

(1) V. XVIII, 10.




St. JOHN, XI. 2. (It was that Mary which anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.)

3. Therefore his sisters sent unto him, saying, Lord, behold, he whom thou lovest is sick.

4. When Jesus heard that, he said, This sickness is not unto death, but for the glory of God, that the Son of God might be glorified thereby.

5. Now Jesus loved Martha, and her sister, and Lazarus.

6. When he had heard there. fore that he was sick, he abode two days still in the place where

he was.


7. Then after that, saith he to

his disciples, Let us go into * M. XIX, 1. Judea again. J. X. 40, 31, 39. P. 109. 8. His disciples say unto him,

Master, the Jews of late sought to stone thee ; and goest thou thither again ?

9. Jesus answered, Are there not twelve hours in the day? If

man walk in the day, he stumbleth not, because he seeth the light of this world.

10. But if a man walk in the night be stumbleth, because there is no light in him.

11. These things said he, and after that, he saith unto them, I Our friend Lazarus sleepeth : but I I go that I may awake him out of sleep.

12. Then said his disciples, Lord, if he eep, he shall do well.

13. Howbeit Jesus spake of his death : but they thought that he had spoken of taking of rest in sleep.

14. Then said Jesus unto them plainly, Lazarus is dead.

15. And I am glad for your sakes that I was not there; to the intent ye may believe : never. theless let us go unto him.

16. Then said Thomas, which is called Didymus, unto his fellow disciples, Let us also go, that we may die with him.

17. Then when Jesus came, he found that he had lain in the grave four days already.

18. Now Bethany was nigh unto (Fourth visit.) Jerusalem ; about fifteen furlongs


19. And many of the Jews came to Martha and Mary to comfort them concerning their brother.

20. Then Martha, as soon as she heard that Jesus was coming, went and met him: but Mary sat still in the house.

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