Matthew: Chapter 22

The Gospel According to Matthew. The 22nd Chapter
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22:1 And Jesus answered, and spake again in parables to them, and said, And Jesus answered and spake unto them again, in similitudes, saying. Then Jesus answered, and spake unto them again in parables, saying, And Jesus answered, and spake unto them again by parables, and said,
22:2 The kingdom of heavens is like to a man king that made weddings to his son. The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which married his son, The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain King which married his son, The Kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain King, which made a marriage for his son,
22:3 And he sent his servants to call men that were bidden to the weddings, and they would not come. and sent forth his servants, to call them that were bid to the wedding, and they would not come. And sent forth his servants, to call them that were bid to the wedding, but they would not come. And sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding, and they would not come.
22:4 Again he sent other servants, saying, Say to the men that be bidden to the feast, Lo! I have made ready my meat, my bulls and my volatiles be slain, and all things be ready; come ye to the weddings. Again he sent forth other servants, saying: tell them which are bidden: Lo I have prepared my dinner, mine oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready, come unto the marriage. Again he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them which are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner: mine oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the marriage. Again, he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them which are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner: my oxen, and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the marriage.
22:5 Soothly they despised, and they went away, one into his vineyard, forsooth another to his merchandise. They made light of it, and went their ways: one to his farm place, another about his merchandise, But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his farm, & another about his merchandise. But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his farm, another to his merchandise:
22:6 But the others held his servants, and tormented them, and slew them. the remnant took his servants and intreated them ungoodly and slew them. And the remnant took his servants, & intreated them sharply, and slew them. And the remnant took his servants, and intreated them spitefully, and slew them.
22:7 But the king, when he had heard, was wroth; and he sent his hosts, and destroyed those man-quellers, and burnt their city. When the king heard that, he was wroth, and sent forth his warriors and destroyed those murderers, and burnt up their city. But when the King heard it, he was wroth, & sent forth his warriors, & destroyed those murderers, and burnt up their city. But when the king heard thereof, he was wroth, and he sent forth his armies, and destroyed those murderers, and burnt up their city.
22:8 Then he saith to his servants, The weddings be ready, but they that were called to the feast, were not worthy. Then said he to his servants: The wedding was prepared: but they which were bidden thereto, were not worthy. Then said he to his servants, Truly the wedding is prepared but they which were bidden, were not worthy. Then saith he to his servants, The wedding is ready, but they which were bidden, were not worthy.
22:9 Therefore go ye to the outgoings of ways, and whomever ye shall find, call to the weddings. Go ye therefore out in to the highways, and as many as ye find, bid them to the marriage. Go ye therefore out into the highways, and as many as ye find, bid them to the marriage. Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage.
22:10 And his servants went out into the ways, and gathered together all that they found, good and evil; and the weddings was full-filled with men sitting at the meat. The servants went out in to the ways, and gathered together as many as they could find, both good and bad, and the wedding was furnished with guests. So those servants went out into the high ways and gathered together all that ever they found, both good and bad: so the wedding was furnished with guests. So those servants went out into the highways, and gathered together all as many as they found, both bad and good, and the wedding was furnished with guests.
22:11 And the king entered, to see men sitting at the meat; and he saw there a man not clothed with bridal clothes. The king came in, to visit the guests, and spied there a man which had not on a wedding garment, Then the King came in, to see the guests, and saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment. And when the King came in to see the guests, he saw there a man, which had not on a wedding garment,
22:12 And he saith to him, Friend, how enteredst thou hither, not having bride clothes? And he was dumb. and said unto him: friend, how camest thou in hither, and hast not on a wedding garment? and he was even speechless And he said unto him, Friend, how camest thou in hither, & hast not on a wedding garment? And he was speechless. And he saith unto him, Friend, how camest thou in hither, not having a wedding garment? And he was speechless.
22:13 Then the king said to the ministers, His hands and feet bound, send ye him into utter-more darknesses; there shall be weeping and beating together of teeth. Then said the king to his ministers: take and bind him hand and foot, and cast him into utter darkness, there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth. Then said the King to the servants, Bind him hand and foot: take him away, and cast him into utter darkness: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth. Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer darkness, there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
22:14 For many be called, but few be chosen. For many are called and few be chosen. For many are called, but few chosen. For many are called, but few are chosen.
22:15 Then Pharises, going away, took a counsel, that they should take him in word. Then went the pharises and took counsel, how they might tangle him in his words. Then went the Pharises & took counsel how they might tangle him in talk. Then went the Pharises, and took counsel, how they might entangle him in his talk.
22:16 And they send to him their disciples, with Herodians, saying, Master, we know, that thou art soothfast, and thou teachest in truth the way of God, and there is no care to thee of any man, for thou beholdest not the person of men. And sent unto him their disciples with Herod’s servants, saying: master, we know that thou art true, and that thou teachest the way of god truly, neither carest for any man, for thou considerest not men’s estate. And they sent unto him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, Master, we know that thou art true, and teachest the way of God truly, neither carest for any man: for thou considerest not the person of men. 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.
22:17 Therefore say to us, what seemeth to thee. Is it leaveful that tribute be given to Caesar, rent, or nay? Tell us therefore: how thinkest thou? is it lawful to give tribute unto Cesar, or not? Tell us therefore, how thinkest thou? Is it lawful to give tribute unto Cesar, or not? Tell us therefore, what thinkest thou? Is it lawful to give tribute unto Cesar, or not?
22:18 And when Jesus had known the wickedness of them, he said, Hypocrites, what tempt ye me? Jesus perceived their wiliness, and said: Why tempt ye me ye hypocrites? But Jesus perceived their wickedness, & said, Why tempt ye me, ye hypocrites? But Jesus perceived their wickedness, and said, Why tempt ye me, ye hypocrites?
22:19 Shew ye to me the print of the money. And they brought to him a penny. let me see the tribute money. And they took him a penny. Shew me the tribute money. And they brought him a penny. Shew me the tribute money. And they brought unto him a penny.
22:20 And Jesus saith to them, Whose is this image, and the writing above? And he said unto them: whose is this image and superscription? And he said unto them, Whose is this image and superscription? And he saith unto them, Whose is this image and superscription?
22:21 They say to him, Of Caesar. Then he saith to them, Therefore yield ye to Caesar those things that be Caesar’s, and to God those things that be of God. They said unto him: Cesar’s. Then said he unto them: Give therefore to Cesar, that which is cesar’s: and give unto god, that which is god’s. They said unto him, Cesar’s. Then said he unto them, Give therefore to Cesar, the things which are Cesar’s, and give unto God, those things which are God’s. They say unto him, Cesar’s. Then saith he unto them, Render therefore unto Cesar, the things which are Cesar’s: and unto God, the things that are God’s.
22:22 And they hearing wondered; and, him left, they went away. When they heard that they marvelled, and left him and went their way. And when they heard it, they marvelled, and left him, and went their way. When they had heard these words, they marvelled, and left him, and went their way.
22:23 In that day Sadduces, that say there is no rising again, came to him, and asked him, The same day the saduces came to him (which say that there is no resurrection) and they asked him The same day the Sadduces came to him (which say that there is no resurrection) and asked him, The same day came to him the Sadduces, which say that there is no resurrection, and asked him,
22:24 saying, Master, Moses said, if any man be dead, not having a son, that his brother wed his wife, and raise seed to his brother. saying: Master, Moses bade, if a man die having no children, that the brother Marry his wife, and raise up seed unto his brother. Saying, Master, Moses said, If a man die, having no children, let his brother marry his wife, and raise up seed unto his brother. Saying, Master, Moses said, If a man die, having no children, his brother shall marry his wife, and raise up seed unto his brother.
22:25 Forsooth seven brethren were with us; and the first, a wife wedded, is dead. And he not having seed, left his wife to his brother; There were with us seven brethren, the first Married and died without issue, and left his wife unto his brother. Now there were with us seven brethren, and the first married a wife, and deceased: and having none issue, left his wife unto his brother. Now there were with us seven brethren, and the first when he had married a wife, deceased, and having no issue, left his wife unto his brother.
22:26 also the second, and the third, till to the seventh. Likewise the second and the third, unto the seventh Likewise also the second, & the third, unto the seventh. Likewise the second also, and the third, unto the seventh.
22:27 But the last of all, also the woman is dead. Last of all the woman died also. And last of all the woman died also. And last of all the woman died also.
22:28 Therefore in the rising again, whose wife of the seven shall she be? for all had her. Now in the resurrection whose wife shall she be of the seven? for all had her. Therefore in the resurrection, whose wife shall she be of the seven? for all had her. Therefore, in the resurrection, whose wife shall she be of the seven? for they all had her.
22:29 Jesus answered, and said to them, Ye err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the virtue of God. Jesus answered and said unto them: ye are deceived, and know not what the scripture meaneth, nor yet the virtue of god. Then Jesus answered, and said unto them, Ye are deceived, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God. Jesus answered, and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God.
22:30 For in the rising again, neither they wed, neither be wedded; but they be as the angels of God in heaven. For in the resurrection they neither Marry nor are Married: but are as the angels of god in heaven. For in the resurrection they neither marry wives, nor wives are bestowed in marriage, but are as the Angels of God in heaven. For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the Angels of God in heaven.
22:31 And of the rising again of dead men, have ye not read, that it is said of the Lord, saying to you, As touching the resurrection of the dead: have ye not read what is said unto you of god, which saith And concerning the resurrection of the dead, have ye not read what is spoken unto you of God, saying, But as touching the resurrection of the dead, have ye not read that which was spoken unto you by God, saying,
22:32 I am God of Abraham, and God of Isaac, and God of Jacob? he is not God of dead men, but of living men. I am Abraham’s God, and Isaac’s God, and the God of Jacob? God is not the god of the dead: but of the living. I am the God of Abraham, & the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? God is not the God of the dead, but of the living. I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? God is not the God of the dead, but of the living.
22:33 And the companies hearing, wondered on his teaching. And when the people heard that, they were astonied at his doctrine. And when the people heard it, they were astonied at his doctrine. And when the multitude heard this, they were astonished at his doctrine.
22:34 And the Pharises heard that he had put silence to Sadduces, and came together. When the pharises had heard, how that he had put the saduces to silence, they drew together, But when the Pharises had heard, that he had put the Sadduces to silence, they assembled together. But when the Pharises had heard that he had put the Sadduces to silence, they were gathered together.
22:35 And one of them, a teacher of the law, asked Jesus, tempting him, and one of them which was a doctor of law asked him a question tempting him and saying: And one of them, which was an expounder of the Law, asked him a question, tempting him, and saying, Then one of them, which was a Lawyer, asked him a question, tempting him, and saying,
22:36 Master, which is a great commandment in the law? Master which is the great commandment in the law? Master, which is the great commandment in the Law? Master, which is the great Commandment in the Law?
22:37 Jesus said to him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God, of all thine heart, and of all thy soul, and in all thy mind. Jesus said unto him: thou shalt love thy lord god with all thine heart, with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. Jesus said to him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thine heart, with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.
22:38 This is the first and the most commandment. This is the first and that great commandment. This is the first and the great commandment. This is the first and great Commandment.
22:39 And the second is like to this; Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. And there is another like unto this. Thou shalt love thine neighbour as thyself. And the second is like unto this, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
22:40 In these two commandments hangeth all the law and the prophets. In these two commandments, hang all the law and the prophets. On these two commandments hangeth the whole Law, and the Prophets. On these two Commandments hang all the Law and the Prophets.
22:41 And when the Pharises were gathered together, Jesus asked them, While the pharises were gathered together Jesus asked them While the Pharises were gathered together, Jesus asked them, While the Pharises were gathered together, Jesus asked them,
22:42 saying, What seemeth to you of Christ, whose son is he? They say to him, Of David. saying: what think ye of Christ? whose son is he? they said unto him: the son of david. Saying, What think ye of Christ? whose son is he? They said unto him, David’s. Saying, What think ye of Christ? whose son is he? They say unto him, The son of David.
22:43 He saith to them, How then David in spirit calleth him Lord, saying, He said unto them: how then doth david in spirit call him lord, saying? He said unto them, How then doth David in spirit call him Lord, saying, He saith unto them, How then doth David in spirit call him Lord, saying,
22:44 The Lord said to my Lord, Sit thou on my right half, till I put thine enemies a stool of thy feet? The lord said to my lord, sit on my right hand: till I make thine enemies thy footstool. The Lord said to my Lord, Sit at my right hand, till I make thine enemies thy footstool? The Lord said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand, till I make thine enemies thy footstool?
22:45 Then if David calleth him Lord, how is he his son? if david call him lord: how is he then his son? If then David call him Lord, how is he his son? If David then call him Lord, how is he his son?
22:46 And no man might answer a word to him, neither any man was hardy from that day, to ask him more. And none of them could answer him again one word. Neither durst any man from that day forth ask him any more questions. And none could answer him a word, neither durst any from that day forth ask him any more questions. And no man was able to answer him a word, neither durst any man (from that day forth) ask him any more questions.
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