Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost.
of being pledged
to come together
But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost.
having been generated
And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.
she will give birth
Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him.
And they said unto him, In Bethlehem of Judaea: for thus it is written by the prophet,
it has been written
And thou Bethlehem, in the land of Juda, art not the least among the princes of Juda: for out of thee shall come a Governor, that shall rule my people Israel.
he will come out
And when they were departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and be thou there until I bring thee word: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.
Saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and go into the land of Israel: for they are dead which sought the young child's life.
And saying, Repent ye: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
For this is he that was spoken of by the prophet Esaias, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.
And think not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to [our] father: for I say unto you, that God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham.
And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer [it to be so] now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he suffered him.
And saith unto him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down: for it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in [their] hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.
it has been written
Then saith Jesus unto him, Get thee hence, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.
it has been written
you will advance
From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers.
Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great [is] your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.
For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled.
For I say unto you, That except your righteousness shall exceed [the righteousness] of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.
it might be in excess
And if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast [it] from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not [that] thy whole body should be cast into hell.
it might be exterminated
And if thy right hand offend thee, cut if off, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not [that] thy whole body should be cast into hell.
it might be exterminated
For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same?
you might "love"
But when ye pray, use not vain repetitions, as the heathen [do:] for they think that they shall be heard for their much speaking.
you might go on blabbering
they will be listened to
Be not ye therefore like unto them: for your Father knoweth what things ye have need of, before ye ask him.
For if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you:
Moreover when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.
they might be revealed
For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.
No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.
(For after all these things do the Gentiles seek:) for your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have need of all these things.
he strenuously seeks
Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day [is] the evil thereof.
For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged: and with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you again.
you will be judged
For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.
it will be opened
Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.
And the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that house; and it fell not: for it was founded upon a rock.
it had been founded
For he taught them as [one] having authority, and not as the scribes.
For I am a man under authority, having soldiers under me: and I say to this [man,] Go, and he goeth; and to another, Come, and he cometh; and to my servant, Do this, and he doeth [it. ]
For whether is easier, to say, [Thy] sins be forgiven thee; or to say, Arise, and walk?
they have been forgiven
But go ye and learn what [that] meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
No man putteth a piece of new cloth unto an old garment, for that which is put in to fill it up taketh from the garment, and the rent is made worse.
For she said within herself, If I may but touch his garment, I shall be whole.
He said unto them, Give place: for the maid is not dead, but sleepeth. And they laughed him to scorn.
Nor scrip for [your] journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves: for the workman is worthy of his meat.
But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to the councils, and they will scourge you in their synagogues;
they will hand over
to community centers
But when they deliver you up, take no thought how or what ye shall speak: for it shall be given you in that same hour what ye shall speak.
they may hand over
it will be given
For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father which speaketh in you.
But when they persecute you in this city, flee ye into another: for verily I say unto you, Ye shall not have gone over the cities of Israel, till the Son of man be come.
you might complete
Fear them not therefore: for there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; and hid, that shall not be known.
it will be known
For I am come to set a man at variance against his father, and the daughter against her mother, and the daughter in law against her mother in law.
For this is [he,] of whom it is written, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, which shall prepare thy way before thee.
it has been written
For all the prophets and the law prophesied until John.
For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, He hath a devil.
For my yoke [is] easy, and my burden is light.
For the Son of man is Lord even of the sabbath day.
Either make the tree good, and his fruit good; or else make the tree corrupt, and his fruit corrupt: for the tree is known by [his] fruit.
O generation of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.
For by thy words thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned.
you will be made just
you will be condemned
For as Jonas was three days and three nights in the whale's belly; so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth.
For whosoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.
For whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance: but whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that he hath.
it will be given
he will be lavished
it will be taken up
For this people's heart is waxed gross, and [their] ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with [their] eyes, and hear with [their] ears, and should understand with [their] heart, and should be converted, and I should heal them.
they might comprehend
For verily I say unto you, That many prophets and righteous [men] have desired to see [those things] which ye see, and have not seen [them;] and to hear [those things] which ye hear, and have not heard [them. ]
For Herod had laid hold on John, and bound him, and put [him] in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife.
For John said unto him, It is not lawful for thee to have her.
But the ship was now in the midst of the sea, tossed with waves: for the wind was contrary.
Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.
For God commanded, saying, Honour thy father and mother: and, He that curseth father or mother, let him die the death.
he become a legacy
For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, blasphemies:
And she said, Truth, Lord: yet the dogs eat of the crumbs which fall from their masters' table.
He answered and said unto them, When it is evening, ye say, [It will be] fair weather: for the sky is red.
And in the morning, [It will be] foul weather to day: for the sky is red and lowring. O [ye] hypocrites, ye can discern the face of the sky; but can ye not [discern] the signs of the times?
For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: and whosoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it.
For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?
For the Son of man shall come in the glory of his Father with his angels; and then he shall reward every man according to his works.
he will duly give
Lord, have mercy on my son: for he is lunatick, and sore vexed: for ofttimes he falleth into the fire, and oft into the water.
And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.
it will pass on
it will be impossible
Woe unto the world because of offences! for it must needs be that offences come; but woe to that man by whom the offence cometh!
Take heed that ye despise not one of these little ones; for I say unto you, That in heaven their angels do always behold the face of my Father which is in heaven.
For the Son of man is come to save that which was lost.
For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.
having been gathered
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 themselves eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven's sake. He that is able to receive [it,] let him receive [it. ]
they were born
they were made chamberlains
they made chamberlains
But Jesus said, Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.
But when the young man heard that saying, he went away sorrowful: for he had great possessions.
For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man [that is] an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire labourers into his vineyard.
So the last shall be first, and the first last: for many be called, but few chosen.
those selected out
But if we shall say, Of men; we fear the people; for all hold John as a prophet.
For John came unto you in the way of righteousness, and ye believed him not: but the publicans and the harlots believed him: and ye, when ye had seen [it,] repented not afterward, that ye might believe him.
For many are called, but few [are] chosen.
those selected out
And they sent out unto him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, Master, we know that thou art true, and teachest the way of God in truth, neither carest thou for any [man:] for thou regardest not the person of men.
Therefore in the resurrection whose wife shall she be of the seven? for they all had her.
For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.
All therefore whatsoever they bid you observe, [that] observe and do; but do not ye after their works: for they say, and do not.
For they bind heavy burdens and grievous to be borne, and lay [them] on men's shoulders; but they [themselves] will not move them with one of their fingers.
But be not ye called Rabbi: for one is your Master, [even] Christ; and all ye are brethren.
you might be called
And call no [man] your father upon the earth: for one is your Father, which is in heaven.
Neither be ye called masters: for one is your Master, [even] Christ.
you might be called
But woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for ye neither go in [yourselves,] neither suffer ye them that are entering to go in.
[Ye] fools and blind: for whether is greater, the gold, or the temple that sanctifieth the gold?
[Ye] fools and blind: for whether [is] greater, the gift, or the altar that sanctifieth the gift?
For I say unto you, Ye shall not see me henceforth, till ye shall say, Blessed [is] he that cometh in the name of the Lord.
having been spoken well of
For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many.