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A. D. 33. “
• Acts 2.
Parable of the prodigal son,
country; and he sent him into his fields to
unto him, Father, I have sinned against hea-
“ his father. But when he was yet a great way 39. Eph. “ off, his father saw him, and had compassion, 2. 13, 17.
“ and ran, and fell on his neck, and kissed him.
And the son said unto him, Father, I have 21 a Ps. 51. 4. “ sinned against heaven, and in thy sight, and
am no more worthy to be called thy son. But 22
ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet: and 23
bring hither the fatted calf, and kill it; and
“ was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and
vants, and asked what these things meant.
cause he hath received him safe and sound.
Lo, these many years do I serve thee, neither
& 5.14. Rev. 3.1.
and of the unjust steward.
125 L. 15.“ and yet thou never gavest me a kid, that I A. D. 33. 30“ might make merry with my friends: but as
soon as this thy son was come, which hath “ devoured thy living with harlots, thou hast 31 “ killed for him the fatted calf. And he said
unto him, Son, thou art ever with me, and
we should make merry, and be glad: for this
93. Parable of the unjust steward ; and of the
rich man and Lazarus. L. 16.
And he said also unto his disciples, “ There was a certain rich man, which had a steward ; " and the same was accused unto him that he 2“ had wasted his goods. And he called him, “ and said unto him, How is it that I hear this “ of thee? give an account of thy stewardship; 3“ for thou mayest be no longer steward. Then
“ the steward said within himself, What shall “ I do? for my lord taketh away from me “ the stewardship: I cannot dig; to beg I am 4“ ashamed. I am resolved what to do, that,
“ when I am put out of the stewardship, they 5 6 may receive me into their houses. So he “ called every one of his lord's debtors unto him,
“ and said unto the first, How much owest thou 6“ unto my lord? And he said, An hundred mea“sures of oil. And he said unto him, Take thy
bill, and sit down quickly, and write fifty. 7 “ Then said he to another, And how much owest
“ thou? And he said, An hundred measures of “ wheat. And he said unto him, Take thy bill, 8" and write fourscore. And the lord commend“ ed the unjust steward, because he had done * Eph. 5.8. “ ? wisely: for the children of this world are in “ their generation wiser than a the children of Dan. 4.
27. 1 Tim. 9 “ light. And I say unto you, "Make to your-6.17,18,19.
• . prudently.
1 Thes. 5.
Parable of the A. D. 33. “ selves friends ? of the mammon of unrighte-L. 16.
ousness; that, when ye fail, they may receive
you into everlasting habitations. He that is 10
masters : for either he will hate the one, and
And the Pharisees also, who were covetous, 14 heard all these things: and they derided him.
And he said unto them, “ Ye are they which 15
“ eth your hearts : for that which is highly
sight of God. The law and the prophets were 16
“ God is preached, and every man presseth into e Ps. 102.6 it. And it is easier for heaven and earth to 17 26, 27.
pass, than one tittle of the law to fail.
“ * Whosoever putteth away his wife, and 18 fi Cor. 7.
marrieth another, committeth adultery: and 10, 11.
“ whosoever marrieth her that is put away from
“ There was a certain rich man, which was 19
sumptuously every day: and there was a cer- 20
man's table: moreover the dogs came and
poor man. D. C. 4 ulcers. D.
d 1 Sam. 16.7.
Is. 40. 8.
rich man and Lazarus.
12. h Is. 66.24. i 13.
L. 16. “ into Abraham's bosom : the rich man also A. D. 33.
23 “ died, and was buried; and in ? hell he lift up
“ his eyes, being in torments, and seeth Abra24 " ham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom. And “ he cried and said, Father Abraham, have
mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may
dip the tip of his finger in water, and 8 cool 6 Zech. 14. “ my tongue; for I am tormented in this
h 25" flame.
flame. But Abraham said, Son, remember Job 21. “ that thou in thy lifetime receivedst thy good
things, and likewise Lazarus evil things : but
now he is comforted, and thou art tormented. 26" And beside all this, between us and
there “ is a great gulf fixed: so that they which would
pass from hence to you cannot; neither can
they pass to us, that would come from thence. 27 “ Then he said, I pray thee therefore, father,
" that thou wouldest send him to my father's
testify unto them, lest they also come into
. 8. 20.
11. 31.“ the dead, they will ’ repent. And he said unto
him, If they hear not Moses and the prophets, “ neither will they be persuaded, though one rose from the dead."
2 the unseen world. D. hades. C. 3 reform. C.
& Acts 15.
A. D. 33.
94. Christ teacheth the disciples to avoid offences ;
woe unto him, through whom they come! it 2
sea, than that he should 4 offend one of these
“ little ones. Take heed to yourselves : If thy 3 » Lev. 19. “ brother trespass against thee, "rebuke him; 17. Prov. “ and if he repent, forgive him. And if he tres- 4 Jam. 5. 19. “
pass against thee seven times in a day, and
ing, I repent; thou shalt forgive him.” And 5
a servant plowing or feeding cattle, will say
me, till I have eaten and drunken; and after-
were commanded him? I otrow not. So like- 10
things which are commanded you, say, We 16, 17. “ are unprofitable servants: we have done that
“ which was our duty to do.”
c Job 22.3.