Matthew: Chapter 10

The Gospel According to Matthew. The 10th Chapter
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Wycliffe (1382/95)
Tyndale (1526)
Geneva (1560)
King James (1611)
10:1 And the twelve disciples called together, he gave to them power of unclean spirits, that they should cast them out, and that they should heal all ache, and all sickness. And he called his twelve disciples unto him, and gave them power over all unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sicknesses, and all manner of diseases. And he called his twelve disciples unto him, and gave them power against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal every sickness, & every disease. And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness, and all manner of disease.
10:2 And these be the names of the twelve apostles; the first, Simon, that is called Peter, and Andrew, his brother; James of Zebedee, and John, his brother; The names of the twelve apostles are these. The first, Simon which is called Peter: and Andrew his brother. James the son of Zebede, and Jhon his brother. Now the names of the twelve Apostles are these. The first is Simon, called Peter, and Andrew his brother: James the son of Zebedeus, and John his brother. Now the names of the twelve Apostles are these: The first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother, James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother:
10:3 Philip, and Bartholomew; Thomas, and Matthew, publican; and James of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus; Philip and Bartlemew. Thomas and Mathew the publican. James the son of Alphe and Lebbeus, otherwise called Taddeus. Philippe and Bartholomew: Thomas, and Matthew the Publican: James the son of Alpheus, and Lebbeus whose surname was Thaddeus: Philip, and Bartholomew, Thomas, and Matthew the Publican, James the son of Alpheus, and Lebbeus, whose surname was Thaddeus:
10:4 Simon Canaanite, and Judas Iscariot, which betrayed him. Simon of cane, and Judas Iscarioth, which also betrayed him. Simon the Canaanite, and Judas Iscariot, who also betrayed him. Simon the Canaanite, and Judas Iscariot, who also betrayed him.
10:5 Jesus sent these twelve, commanding to them, and saying, Go ye not into the way of heathen men, and enter ye not into the cities of Samaritans; These twelve sent Jesus, and commanded them saying: Go not into the ways that lead to the gentiles, and into the cities of the samaritans enter ye not: These twelve did Jesus send forth, and commanded them, saying, Go not into the way of the Gentiles, and into the cities of the Samaritans enter ye not: These twelve Jesus sent forth, and commanded them, saying, Go not into the way of the Gentiles, and into any city of the Samaritans enter ye not:
10:6 but rather go ye to the sheep of the house of Israel, that perished. But go rather to the lost sheep of the house of israhel. But go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel. But go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
10:7 Soothly ye going preach, saying, for the kingdom of heavens shall nigh; go and preach saying: that the kingdom of heaven is at hand. And as ye go, preach, saying, The kingdom of heaven is at hand. And as ye go, preach, saying, The kingdom of heaven is at hand:
10:8 heal ye sick men, raise ye dead men, cleanse ye leprous men, cast ye out devils; freely ye have taken, freely give ye. Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out the devils. Freely ye have received, freely give again. Heal the sick: cleanse the lepers: raise up the dead: cast out the devils. Freely ye have received, freely give. Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out devils: freely ye have received, freely give.
10:9 Do not ye wield gold, nor silver, nor money in your girdles, Possess not gold, nor silver, nor brass, in your girdles, Possess not gold, nor silver, nor money in your girdles, Provide neither gold, nor silver, nor brass in your purses:
10:10 neither a scrip in the way, neither two coats, neither shoes, neither a rod; for a workman is worth his meat. nor yet scrip towards your journey. Neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet a rod. For the workman is worthy to have his meat. Nor a scrip for the journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor a staff: for the workman is worthy of his meat. Nor scrip for your journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves: (for the workman is worthy of his meat.)
10:11 Into whatever city or castle ye shall enter, ask ye who therein is worthy, and there dwell ye, till ye go out. Into whatsoever city or town ye shall come, enquire who is worthy in it, and there abide till ye go thence. And into whatsoever city or town ye shall come, enquire who is worthy in it, & there abide till ye go thence. And into whatsoever city or town ye shall enter, inquire who in it is worthy, and there abide till ye go thence.
10:12 Forsooth ye entering into an house, greet ye it, saying, Peace to this house. And when ye come into an house, greet the same. And when ye come into an house, salute the same. And when ye come into an house, salute it.
10:13 And if that house be worthy, your peace shall come on it; but if that house be not worthy, your peace shall turn again to you. And if the house be worthy, your peace shall come upon the same. But if it be not worthy, your peace shall return to you again. And if the house be worthy, let your peace come upon it: but if it be not worthy, let your peace return to you. And if the house be worthy, let your peace come upon it: but if it be not worthy, let your peace return to you.
10:14 And whoever shall not receive you, nor hear your words, ye going out from that house, or city, smite away the dust from your feet. And whosoever shall not receive you, nor will hear your preaching, when ye depart out of that house, or that city, shake off the dust of your feet. And whosoever shall not receive you, nor hear your words, when ye depart out of that house, or that city, shake off the dust of your feet. And whosoever shall not receive you, nor hear your words: when ye depart out of that house, or city, shake off the dust of your feet.
10:15 Truly I say to you, it shall be more sufferable to the land of men of Sodom and Gomorrha in the day of judgment, than to that city. Truly I say unto you: it shall be easier for the land of Zodoma, and Gomora, in the day of judgement, than for that city. Truly I say unto you, it shall be easier for them of the land of Sodom and Gomorrha in the day of judgement, than for that city. Verily I say unto you, it shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom and Gomorrha in the day of judgment, than for that city.
10:16 Lo! I send you as sheep in the midst of wolves; therefore be ye prudent as serpents, and simple as doves. Lo I send you forth as sheep among wolves. Be ye therefore wise as serpents, and innocent as doves. Behold, I send you as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and innocent as doves. Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.
10:17 But be ye ware of men, for they shall take you in councils, and they shall beat you in their synagogues; Beware of men, for they shall deliver you up to the councils, and shall scourge you in their synagogues. But beware of men, for they will deliver you up to the Councils, and will scourge you in their Synagogues. But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to the Councils, and they will scourge you in their Synagogues,
10:18 and to mayors and to kings, ye shall be led for me, in witnessing to them, and to heathen men. And ye shall be brought to the head rulers and kings for my sake, in witness to them and to the gentiles. And ye shall be brought to the governors and Kings for my sake, in witness to them, and to the Gentiles. And ye shall be brought before Governors and Kings for my sake, for a testimony against them, and the Gentiles.
10:19 But when they shall take you, do not ye think, how or what ye shall speak, for it shall be given to you in that hour, what ye shall speak; But when they put you up, take no thought how or what ye shall speak, for it shall be given you, even in that same hour, what ye shall say. But when they deliver you up, take no thought how or what ye shall speak: for it shall be given you in that hour, what ye shall say. 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.
10:20 for it be not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father, that speaketh in you. For it is not ye that speak, but the spirit of your father which speaketh in you. For it is not ye that speak, but the spirit of your Father which speaketh in you. For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father, which speaketh in you.
10:21 And the brother shall betake the brother into death, and the father the son, and the sons shall rise against their father and mother, and shall torment them to death. The brother shall betray the brother to death, and the father the son. And the children shall arise against their fathers, and mothers: and shall put them to death, And the brother shall betray the brother to death, and the father the son, and the children shall rise against their parents, and shall cause them to die. And the brother shall deliver up the brother to death, and the father the child: and the children shall rise up against their parents, and cause them to be put to death.
10:22 And ye shall be in hatred to all men for my name; forsooth he that shall continue till into the end, shall be safe. and ye shall be hated of all men, for my name. But whosoever shall continue unto the end, shall be saved. And ye shall be hated of all men for my Name: but he that endureth to the end, he shall be saved. And ye shall be hated of all men for my Name’s sake: but he that endureth to the end, shall be saved.
10:23 And when they pursue you in this city, flee ye into another. Truly I say to you, ye shall not end the cities of Israel, till that man’s Son come. When they persecute you in one city, fly in to another. I tell you for a truth, ye shall not finish all the cities of israhel, till the son of man be come. And when they persecute you in this city, flee into another: for verily I say unto you, ye shall not finish all the cities of Israel, till the Son of man be come. 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.
10:24 The disciple is not above his master, nor the servant above his lord; The disciple is not above his master: Nor yet the servant above his lord. The disciple is not above his master, nor the servant above his lord. The disciple is not above his master, nor the servant above his lord.
10:25 it is enough to the disciple, that he be as his master, and to the servant as his lord. If they have called the husbandman Beelzebub, how much more his household members? It is enough for the disciple to be as his master is, and that the servant be as his lord is. If they have called the lord of the house beelzebub: how much more shall they call them of his household so? It is enough for the disciple to be as his master is, and the servant as his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebub, how much more them of his household? It is enough for the disciple that he be as his master, and the servant as his Lord: If they have called the Master of the house Beelzebub, how much more shall they call them of his household?
10:26 Therefore dread ye not them; for nothing is covered, that shall not be shewed; and nothing is privy, that shall not be known. fear them not therefore. There is nothing so closed, that shall not be opened, and nothing so hid that shall not be known. Fear them not therefore: for there is nothing covered, that shall not be disclosed, nor hid, that shall not be known. Fear them not therefore: for there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; and hid, that shall not be known.
10:27 That thing that I say to you in darknesses, say ye in the light; and preach ye upon roofs, that thing that ye hear in the ear. What I tell you in darkness, that speak ye in light. And what ye hear in the ear that preach ye on the housetops. What I tell you in darkness, that speak ye in light: and what ye hear in the ear, that preach ye on the houses. What I tell you in darkness, that speak ye in light: and what ye hear in the ear, that preach ye upon the housetops.
10:28 And do not ye dread them that slay the body; truly they be not able to slay the soul; but rather dread ye him, that be able to lose both soul and body into hell. And fear ye not them which kill the body, and be not able to kill the soul. But rather fear him, which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell. And fear ye not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him, which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell. And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
10:29 Whether two sparrows be not sold for an halfpenny? and one of them shall not fall on the earth without your Father. Are not two sparrows sold for a farthing? And none of them doth light on the ground, without your father. Are not two sparrows sold for a farthing, and one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father? Are not two Sparrows sold for a farthing? And one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father.
10:30 And all the hairs of your head be numbered. And now are all the hairs of your heads numbered. Yea, and all the hairs of your head are numbered. But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.
10:31 Therefore do not ye dread; ye be better than many sparrows. Fear ye not therefore, ye are of more value, than many sparrows. Fear ye not therefore, ye are of more value than many sparrows. Fear ye not therefore, ye are of more value than many Sparrows.
10:32 Therefore every man that shall acknowledge me before men, and I shall acknowledge him before my Father that is in heavens. Whosoever therefore knowledgeth me before men, him will I knowledge before my father in heaven. Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father, which is in heaven. Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven.
10:33 But he that shall deny me before men, and I shall deny him before my Father which is in heavens. But whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my father which is in heaven. But whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father, which is in heaven. But whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father which is in heaven.
10:34 Do not ye deem, that I came to send peace into the earth; I came not to send peace, but sword. Think not, that I am come to send peace in to the earth. I came not to send peace, but a sword. Think not that I am come to send peace into the earth: I came not to send peace, but the sword. Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword.
10:35 For I came to part a man against his father, and the daughter against her mother, and the son’s wife against the husband’s mother; 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 I am come to set a man at variance against his father, and the daughter against her mother, & the daughter in law against her mother in law. For I am come to set a man at variance against his father, & the daughter against her mother, and the daughter in law against her mother in law.
10:36 and the enemies of a man be they, that be at home with him. And a man’s foes shall be, they of his own household. And a man’s enemies shall be they of his own household. And a man’s foes shall be they of his own household.
10:37 He that loveth father or mother more than me, is not worthy of me. And he that loveth son or daughter more than me, is not worthy of me. He that loveth his father, or mother more than me, is not worthy of me. And he that loveth his son, or daughter more than me, is not meet for me. He that loveth father or mother more than me, is not worthy of me. And he that loveth son, or daughter more than me, is not worthy of me. He that loveth father or mother more than me is not worthy of me: and he that loveth son or daughter more than me, is not worthy of me.
10:38 And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth me, is not worthy of me. And he that taketh not his cross and followeth me, is not meet for me. And he that taketh not his cross, & followeth after me, is not worthy of me. And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after me, is not worthy of me.
10:39 He that findeth his life, shall lose it; and he that loseth his life for me, shall find it. He that findeth his life, shall lose it: and he that loseth his life for my sake, shall find it. He that will save his life, shall lose it, and he that loseth his life for my sake, shall save it. He that findeth his life, shall lose it: and he that loseth his life for my sake, shall find it.
10:40 He that receiveth you, receiveth me; and he that receiveth me, receiveth him that sent me. He that receiveth you, receiveth me: and he that receiveth me, receiveth him that sent me. He that receiveth you, receiveth me: and he that receiveth me, receiveth him that hath sent me. He that receiveth you, receiveth me: and he that receiveth me, receiveth him that sent me.
10:41 He that receiveth a prophet in the name of a prophet, shall receive the meed of a prophet. And he that receiveth a just man in the name of a just man, shall receive the meed of a just man. He that receiveth a prophet in the name of a prophet, shall receive a prophet’s reward. And he that receiveth a righteous man in the name of a righteous man, shall receive the reward of a righteous man. He that receiveth a Prophet in the name of a Prophet, shall receive a Prophet’s reward: and he that receiveth a righteous man in the name of a righteous man, shall receive the reward of a righteous man. He that receiveth a Prophet in the name of a Prophet, shall receive a Prophet’s reward: and he that receiveth a righteous man, in the name of a righteous man, shall receive a righteous man’s reward.
10:42 And whoever giveth drink to one of these least a cup of cold water only in the name of a disciple, truly I say to you, he shall not lose his meed. And whosoever shall give unto one of these little ones to drink, a cup of cold water only, in the name of a disciple: I tell you of a truth, he shall not lose his reward. And whosoever shall give unto one of these little ones to drink a cup of cold water only, in the name of a Disciple, verily I say unto you, he shall not lose his reward. And whosoever shall give to drink unto one of these little ones, a cup of cold water only, in the name of a disciple, verily I say unto you, he shall in no wise lose his reward.
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