Matthew: Chapter 19

The Gospel According to Matthew. The 19th Chapter
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19:1 And it was done, when Jesus had ended these words, he passed from Galile, and came into the coasts of Judaea over Jordan. And it followed when Jesus had finished those sayings, he gat him from Galile, and came into the coasts of jewry beyond Jordan, And it came to pass, that when Jesus had finished those sayings, he departed from Galile, and came into the coasts of Judea beyond Jordan. And it came to pass, that when Jesus had finished these sayings, he departed from Galilee, and came into the coasts of Judea, beyond Jordan:
19:2 And many companies followed him, and he healed them there. and much people followed him, and he healed them there. And great multitudes followed him, and he healed them there. And great multitudes followed him, and he healed them there.
19:3 And Pharises came nigh to him, tempting him, and saying, Whether it is leaveful for a man to leave his wife, for whatever cause? Then came unto him the pharises to tempt him, and said to him: Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for all manner of causes? Then came unto him the Pharises tempting him, and saying to him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every fault? The Pharisees also came unto him, tempting him, and saying unto him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?
19:4 Which answered, and said to them, Have ye not read, for he that made men at the beginning, made them male and female? He answered, and said unto them Have ye not read how that he which made man at the beginning, made them man and woman? And he answered and said unto them, Have ye not read, that he which made them at the beginning, made them male and female, And he answered, and said unto them, Have ye not read, that he which made them at the beginning, made them male and female?
19:5 And he said, For this thing a man shall leave father and mother, and he shall cleave to his wife; and they shall be twain in one flesh. and said for this thing, shall a man leave father and mother, and cleave unto his wife, and they twain shall be one flesh. And said, For this cause, shall a man leave father and mother, and cleave unto his wife, and they twain shall be one flesh? And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh.
19:6 Therefore they be not two, but one flesh. Therefore a man part not that thing that God enjoined. Wherefore now are they not twain, but one flesh. Let not man therefore put asunder, that which god hath coupled together. Wherefore they are no more twain, but one flesh. Let not man therefore put asunder that, which God hath coupled together. Wherefore they are no more twain, but one flesh. What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.
19:7 They say to him, What then commanded Moses, to give a little book of forsaking, and to forsake. Then said they to him: why did Moses command to give unto her a testimonial of divorcement and to put her away? They said to him, Why did then Moses command to give a bill of divorcement, and to put her away? They say unto him, Why did Moses then command to give a writing of divorcement, and to put her away?
19:8 And he saith to them, For Moses, at the hardness of your heart, suffered you to forsake your wives; but from the beginning it was not so. He said unto them: Moses because of the hardness of your hearts suffered you to put away your wives: But from the beginning it was not so. He said unto them, Moses, because of the hardness of your heart, suffered you to put away your wives: but from the beginning it was not so. He saith unto them, Moses, because of the hardness of your hearts, suffered you to put away your wives: but from the beginning it was not so.
19:9 And I say to you, that whoever leaveth his wife, but for fornication, and weddeth another, doeth adultery; and he that weddeth the forsaken wife, doeth adultery. I say therefore unto you, whosoever putteth away his wife (except it be for fornication) and marrieth another, breaketh wedlock. and whosoever marrieth her which is divorced, doth commit advoutry. I say therefore unto you, that whosoever shall put away his wife, except it be for whoredom, and marry another, committeth adultery: and whosoever marrieth her which is divorced, doth commit adultery. And I say unto you, Whosoever shall put away his wife, except it be for fornication, and shall marry another, committeth adultery: and whoso marrieth her which is put away, doth commit adultery.
19:10 His disciples say to him, If the cause of a man with his wife is so, it speedeth not to wed. Then spake his disciples to him: if the matter be so between man and wife, then is it not good to marry. Then said his disciples to him, If the matter be so between man and wife, it is not good to marry. His disciples say unto him, If the case of the man be so with his wife, it is not good to marry.
19:11 And he said to them, Not all men take this word; but to whom it is given. He said unto them: all men cannot away with that saying: but they to whom it is given. But he said unto them, All men cannot receive this thing, save they to whom it is given. But he said unto them, All men cannot receive this saying, save they to whom it is given.
19:12 For there be geldings, which be thus born of their mother’s womb; and there be geldings, that be made of men; and there be geldings, that have gelded themselves, for the kingdom of heavens. He that may take, take he. There are chaste, which were so born out of the mother’s belly. And there are chaste, which be made of men. And there be chaste, which have made themselves chaste for the kingdom of heaven’s sake. He that can take it let him take it. For there are some chaste, which were so born of their mother’s belly: and there be some chaste, which be made chaste by men: & there be some chaste, which have made themselves chaste for the kingdom of heaven. He that is able to receive this, let him receive it. 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.
19:13 Then little children were brought to him, that he should put his hands to them, and pray. And the disciples blamed them. Then were brought to him young children, that he should put his hands on them and pray And his disciples rebuked them. Then were brought to him little children, that he should put his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them. Then were there brought unto him little children, that he should put his hands on them, and pray: and the disciples rebuked them.
19:14 But Jesus said to them, Suffer the little children come to me, and do not ye forbid them to come to me; for of such is the kingdom of heavens. Jesus said unto them: suffer the children, and forbid them not to come to me, for unto such belongeth the kingdom of heaven. But Jesus said, Suffer the little children, and forbid them not to come to me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven. But Jesus said, Suffer little children, and forbid them not to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.
19:15 And when he had put to them hands, he went thence. And when he had put his hands on them, he departed thence. And when he had put his hands on them, he departed thence. And he laid his hands on them, and departed thence.
19:16 And lo! one came, and said to him, Good master, what good thing shall I do, that I have everlasting life? And behold one came, and said unto him: good master, what good thing shall I do, that I may have eternal life? And behold one came, and said unto him, Good Master, what good thing shall I do, that I may have eternal life? And behold, one came and said unto him, Good master, what good thing shall I do, that I may have eternal life?
19:17 Which said to him, What askest thou me of good thing? One is good God. But if thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments. He said unto him: why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, and that is god. But and thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments. And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, even God: but if thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments. And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good? there is none good but one, that is, God: but if thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments.
19:18 He saith to him, Which? And Jesus said, Thou shalt not do manslaying, thou shalt not do adultery, thou shalt not do theft, thou shalt not say false witnessing; He said: Which? And Jesus said: thou shalt not kill. thou shalt not break wedlock. Thou shall not steal: thou shalt not bear false witness. He said to him, Which? And Jesus said, These, Thou shalt not kill: Thou shalt not commit adultery: Thou shalt not steal: Thou shalt not bear false witness. He saith unto him, Which? Jesus said, Thou shalt do no murder, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness,
19:19 honour thou thy father and thy mother, and, thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. honour thy father and mother. and thou shalt love thine neighbour as thyself: Honour thy father and mother: and thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. Honour thy father and thy mother: and, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
19:20 The young man saith to him, I have kept all these things from my youth, what yet faileth to me? the young man said unto him: I have observed all these things from my youth, what have I more to do? The young man said unto him, I have observed all these things from my youth: what lack I yet? The young man saith unto him, All these things have I kept from my youth up: what lack I yet?
19:21 Jesus saith to him, If thou wilt be perfect, go, and sell all things that thou hast, and give to poor men, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven; and come, and follow me. Jesus said unto him: if thou wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou hast, and give it to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven, and come and follow me. Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go, sell that thou hast, & give it to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven, and come and follow me. Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come and follow me.
19:22 And when the young man had heard these words, he went away sorrowful, for he had many possessions. When the young man heard that saying, he went away mourning. For he had great possessions. And when the young man heard that saying, he went away sorrowful: for he had great possessions. But when the young man heard that saying, he went away sorrowful: for he had great possessions.
19:23 Forsooth Jesus said to his disciples, Truly I say to you, for of hard a rich man shall enter into the realm of heavens. Jesus said then unto his disciples: Verily I say unto you, a rich man shall with difficulty enter into the kingdom of heaven. Then Jesus said unto his disciples, Verily I say unto you, that a rich man shall hardly enter into the kingdom of heaven. Then said Jesus unto his disciples, Verily I say unto you, that a rich man shall hardly enter into the kingdom of heaven.
19:24 And again I say to you, it is easier a camel for to pass through the hole of a needle, than a rich man to enter into the kingdom of heavens. And moreover I say unto you: it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of heaven. And again I say unto you, It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God. And again I say unto you, It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
19:25 Truly these words heard, the disciples wondered greatly, saying, Who then may be safe? When his disciples heard that, they were exceedingly amazed, saying: who then can be saved? And when his disciples heard it, they were exceedingly amazed, saying, Who then can be saved? When his disciples heard it, they were exceedingly amazed, saying, Who then can be saved?
19:26 Jesus beheld, and said to them, With men this thing is impossible; but with God all things be possible. Jesus beheld them, and said unto them: with men this is unpossible, but with god all things are possible. And Jesus beheld them, and said unto them, With men this is unpossible, but with God all things are possible. But Jesus beheld them, and said unto them, With men this is unpossible, but with God all things are possible.
19:27 Then Peter answered, and said to him, Lo! we have forsaken all things, and we have followed thee; what therefore shall be to us? Then answered Peter, and said to him: Behold we have forsaken all, and have followed thee: what shall we have therefore? Then answered Peter, & said to him, Behold, we have forsaken all, & followed thee: what shall we have? Then answered Peter, and said unto him, Behold, we have forsaken all, and followed thee, what shall we have therefore?
19:28 And Jesus said to them, Truly I say to you, that ye that have forsaken all things, and have followed me, in the regeneration when man’s Son shall sit in the seat of his majesty, and ye shall sit on twelve seats, deeming the twelve kindreds of Israel. Jesus said unto them: verily I say to you, that ye which have followed me in the second generation (when the son of man shall sit in the seat of his majesty) shall sit also upon twelve seats, and judge the twelve tribes of Israhel. And Jesus said unto them, Verily I say to you, that when the Son of man shall sit in the throne of his majesty, ye which followed me in the regeneration, shall sit also upon twelve thrones, and judge the twelve tribes of Israel. And Jesus said unto them, Verily I say unto you, that ye which have followed me, in the regeneration when the Son of man shall sit in the throne of his glory, ye also shall sit upon twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
19:29 And every man that forsaketh house, or brethren, or sistren, or father or mother, or wife or children, or fields, for my name, he shall take an hundredfold, and shall wield everlasting life. And whosoever forsaketh house, or brethren, or sisters, other father, or mother, or wife, or children, or livelihood, for my name’s sake, the same shall receive an hundred fold, and shall inherit everlasting life. And whosoever shall forsake houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my Name’s sake, he shall receive an hundred fold more, & shall inherit everlasting life. And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my Name’s sake, shall receive an hundred fold, and shall inherit everlasting life.
19:30 But many shall be, the first the last, and the last the first. Many that are first shall be last, and the last shall be first. But many that are first, shall be last, and the last shall be first. But many that are first, shall be last, and the last shall be first.
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