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A. D. 33.
102. Christ raiseth Lazarus from the dead.
ness is not unto death, but for the glory of
thereby.” Now Jesus loved Martha, and her 5
any man walk in the day, he stumbleth not,
cause there is no light in ? him.” These things 11
said he: and after that he saith unto them,
Howbeit Jesus spake of his death : but they 13
Then when Jesus came, he found that he had 17
1 Cor. 15.
1 John 1.
The sickness and death of Lazarus.
135 J. 11. lain in the grave four days already. Now A. D. 33.
18 Bethany was nigh unto Jerusalem, about fifteen
Martha and Mary, to comfort them concerning
heard that Jesus was coming, went and met 21 him : but Mary sat still in the house. Then
said Martha unto Jesus, Lord, if thou hadst 22 been here, my brother had not died. But I
know, that even now, whatsoever thou wilt ask 23 of God, God will give it thee. Jesus saith unto 24 her, “Thy brother shall rise again.” Martha
saith unto him, I know that he shall rise again 25 in the resurrection at the last day. Jesus said
unto her, “I am the resurrection, and the life: Col. 3. 4. “ che that believeth in me, though he were
1, 2. & 5. 26“ dead, yet shall he live: and whosoever liveth 11. “ and believeth in me shall never die. Believest
5. 10, &c. 27“ thou this?” She saith unto him, Yea, Lord :
I believe that thou art the Christ, the Son of 28 God, which should come into the world. And
when she had so said, she went her way, and
called Mary her sister secretly, saying, The 29 Master is come, and calleth for thee. As soon
as she heard that, she arose quickly, and came 30 unto him. Now Jesus was not yet come into
the town, but was in that place where Martha
in the house, and comforted her, when they saw
followed her, saying, She goeth unto the grave
where Jesus was, and saw him, she fell down
at his feet, saying unto him, Lord, if thou hadst 33 been here, my brother had not died. When
Jesus therefore saw her weeping, and the Jews
also weeping which came with her, he groaned 34 in the spirit, and was troubled, and said, "Where
“ have ye laid him ?” They said unto him, Lord, 35, 36 come and see. Jesus wept. Then said the Jews,
Lazarus raised to life again.
A. D. 33. Behold how he loved him! And some of them J. 11.
said, Could not this man, which opened the eyes 37
And I knew that thou hearest 42 “ me always: but because of the people which “ stand by I said it, that they may believe that “ thou hast sent me." And when he thus had 43 spoken, he cried with a loud voice, “Lazarus,
come forth.” And he that was dead came 44 forth, bound hand and foot with graveclothes : and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, “ Loose him, and let
“ him go."
Then many of the Jews which came to Mary, 45 and had seen the things which Jesus did, believed on him. But some of them went their 46
ways to the Pharisees, and told them what * Ps. 2 2. things Jesus had done. Then gathered the 47
chief priests and the Pharisees a council, and Acts 4.16. said, e What do we? for this man doeth many
miracles. If we let him thus alone, all men will 48 believe on him: and the Romans shall come
and take away both our place and nation. And 49 * Acts 4.6. one of them, named ' Caiaphas, being the high
priest that same year, said unto them, Ye know nothing at all, nor consider that it is expedient 50 for us, that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation perish not. And this 51
1 John 2. 2.
2 Chr. 13. 19.
J. 11. spake he not of himself: but being high priest A. D. 33.
that year, he prophesied that Jesus should die 52 for that nation; and not for that nation only, 6 Is. 49.6.
" but that also he should gather together in one
the children of God that were scattered abroad. h Eph. 2. 53 Then from that day forth they took counsel to-17
14, 15, 16, 54 gether for to put him to death. Jesus therefore
walked no more openly among the Jews; but
risees concerning divorcement. M". 19.
And it came to pass, that when Jesus had finished these sayings, he departed from Ga
lilee, and came into the coasts of Judæa be
2 yond Jordan; and great multitudes followed Mk.10.1 him; and, as he was wont, he taught them M". 19. again; and he healed them there. 2, 3 The Pharisees also came unto him, 'tempting
him, and saying unto him, Is it lawful for a man 4 to put away his wife for every cause? And he answered and said unto them, "Have ye not “ read, that he which made them at the begin- Gen.1.27. 5“ ning made them * male and female, and said,
For this cause shall a man leave father and "Gen.2.24. “ mother, and shall cleave to his wife and Eph 5.31. 6“ e they twain shall be one flesh? wherefore 1 Cor.6.6.
& 7. 2. they are no more twain, but one flesh. What “ therefore God hath joined together, let not 7“ man put asunder.” They say unto him, "Why Deut. 24.
did Moses then command to give a writing of 8 divorcement, and to put her away? 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. 9“ e And I say unto you, Whosoever shall put 1 Cor. 7. away his wife, except it be for fornication, and 10, 11.
trying. C. a male and a female. C.
& 5. 2. Mal. 2. 15.
Of divorce and marriage.
A. D. 33. “ shall marry another, committeth adultery: M". 19.
“ and whoso marrieth her which is put away
“ doth commit adultery." His disciples say unto 10 * Prov. 21. him, If the case of the man be so with his
wife, it is not good to marry. But he said unto 11 5 1 Cor. 7. them, “ 6 All men cannot receive this saying, 2, 7, 9, 17. “ save they to whom it is given. For there are 12
some eunuchs, which were so born from their
“ mother's womb: and there are some eunuchs, h 1 Cor.7.
which were made eunuchs of men: and "there
“ be eunuchs, which have made themselves eu& 9. 5, 15.
“ nucls for the kingdom of heaven's sake. He
104. Christ receiveth little children.
to attain eternal life. Parable of the labour-
17 there came a certain ruler running, and kneeled
L.18.18 to him, and asked him, Good Master, what shall
Mk. 10. I do that I may inherit eternal life? And Jesus
17, 18 said unto him, “ Why callest thou me good ? “ there is none good but one, that is, God. But M". 19. “ if thou wilt enter into life, keep the com- 17
“ mandments.” He saith unto him, Which ? 18 *Ex.20.13. Jesus said, “ a Thou shalt do no murder, Thou Deu. 5.17. « shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not