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Parable of the ten pieces of money.
A. D. 33. “ and said unto them, ’Occupy till I come. But L. 19.
5 his citizens hated him, and sent a message 14
kingdom, then he commanded these servants
every man had gained by trading. Then came 16
Lord, thy pound hath gained five pounds. And 19
behold, here is thy pound, which I have kept
down, and reaping that I did not sow: where- 23
bank, that at my coming I might have re
quired mine own with * usury? And he said 24
pounds. (And they said unto him, Lord, he 25
reign over them, bring hither, and slay them
d 2 Sam.
2 Trade with these. D. Improve these. C. 4 interest? D. C.
3 malignant. C.
The people flock to see Lazarus.
145 L. 19.28 “ before me.” And when he had thus spoken, A. D. 33.
he went before, ascending up to Jerusalem.
110. Jesus arrives at Bethany six days before
the passover. J. 11.
And the Jews' passover was nigh at hand: and many went out of the country up to Jeru
salem before the passover, to purify themselves. 56 Then sought they for Jesus, and spake among
themselves, as they stood in the temple, What
think ye, that he will not come to the feast?
had given a commandment, that, if any man
they might take him.
to Bethany, where Lazarus was which had been 9 dead, whom he raised from the dead. Much people of the Jews therefore knew that he was there: and they came not for Jesus' sake only,
but that they might see Lazarus also, whom 10 he had raised from the dead. But the chief
priests consulted that they might put Lazarus
many of the Jews went away, and believed on
weepeth over it. He foretelleth his death. The
Jews are generally blinded. J. 12.
On the next day much people that were come to the feast, when they heard that Jesus was 13 coming to Jerusalem, took branches of palm
trees, and went forth to meet him. L. 19. And it came to pass,
when he was come nigh to Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount called
the mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, 30 saying, “Go ye into the village over against you; in the which at your entering ye shall
Christ rideth into Jerusalem.
A. D. 33. “ find a colt tied, whereon yet never man sat: L. 19.
“ loose him, and bring him hither. And if any 31
need of him.” And they that were sent went 32
the colt? And they said, The Lord hath need 34 * 2 Kin. 9. of him. And they brought him to Jesus : 4 and 35
they cast their ’ garments upon the colt, and - Zech. 9. they set Jesus thereon; as it is written, ”Fear J. 12.
not, daughter of Sion: behold, thy King cometh, 14, 15
with a loud voice for all the mighty works that Ps. 118 they had seen; and cried, Hosanna: Blessed J. 12.
is the King of Israel that cometh in the name 13
father David, that cometh in the name of the 10 a Ps. 148. Lord: Hosanna in the highest. And some of L. 19.
the Pharisees from among the multitude said 39
that, if these should hold their peace, e the
2 mantles. C.
• Hab. 2. 11.
He weepeth over it.
24. 1 Pet. 2. 12.
L. 19. And when he was come near, he beheld the A. D. 33. 41, 42 city, and wept over it, saying, “If thou hadst
known, even thou, at least in this thy day, “ the things which belong unto thy peace! but 43“ now they are hid from thine eyes. For the
days shall come upon thee, that thine enemies “shall cast a trench about thee, and compass 'Is.29.3, 4.
Jer. 6.3,6. " thee round, and keep thee in on every side, 44" and shall lay thee even with the ground, and 1 Kin. 9.
7, 8. thy children within thee; and they shall not Mic3. 12. “ leave in thee one stone upon another; "be- h Dan. 9.
cause thou knewest not the time of thy visi
66 tation.” MW. 21. And when he was come into Jerusalem, all 10, 11 the city was moved, saying, Who is this? And
the multitude said, This is Jesus the prophet of 14 Nazareth of Galilee. And the blind and the
lame came to him in the temple; and he healed
saw the wonderful things that he did, and the
sanna to the son of David; they were sore dis-
these say? And Jesus saith unto them, “Yea;
“ and sucklings thou hast perfected praise ?" J. 12. And there k were certain Greeks among them * Acts 17. 20, 21 " that came up to worship at the feast: the same i1 Kin. 8.
came therefore to Philip, which was of Beth-41, 42.
saida of Galilee, and desired him, saying, Sir, we 22 would see Jesus. Philip cometh and telleth
Andrew: and again Andrew and Philip tell 23 Jesus. And Jesus answered them, saying, “The
“ hour is come, that the Son of man should be 24 “ glorified. Verily, verily, I say unto you,” Ex- m1 Cor.15.
m m . “ cept a 'corn of wheat fall into the ground and
“ die, it abideth alone: but if it die, it bringeth 25 forth much fruit. He that loveth his life shall “ lose it; and he that hateth his life in this
2 grain. C.
Acts 8. 27.
Christ foretelleth his death. A. D. 33. “ world shall keep it unto life eternal. If any J. 12. n 1 Thess. “ man serve me, let him follow me; and “where 26
“ I am, there shall also my servant be: if any
man serve me, him will my Father 2 honour.
glorify thy name.” Then came there a voice
“ because of me, but for your sakes. Now is 31 • Acts 26. “ the judgment of this world: now shall othe
prince of this world be cast out. And I, if I 32 Eph. 2.2. “ be lifted up from the earth, will draw Pall
“ men unto me.” This he said, signifying what 33
death he should die. The people answered him, 34 Heb. 2. 9. 9 We have heard out of the law that Christ 36, 37. abideth for ever: and how sayest thou, The Son
of man must be lifted up? who is this Son of
man? Then Jesus said unto them, “Yet a little 35 Ezek. 37. “ while is the light with you. *Walk while ye
“ have the light, lest darkness come upon you: 7. 14, 27; “ for he that walketh in darkness knoweth
“ not whither he goeth. While ye have light, 36
“ believe in the light, that ye may be the Eph. 5.8 *1 John 2. “ children of light.” These things spake Jesus. Mk. 11.
And now the eventide was come, he went out 11 * Eph. 5.8. 1 Thess. 5. unto Bethany with the twelve; and he lodged M". 21.
there. 2.9, 10, 11.
But though he had done so many miracles J. 12. before them, yet they believed not on him: that 37, 38
the saying of Esaias the prophet might be fulIs. 53. 1. filled, which he spake, Lord, who hath believed
our report? and to whom hath the arm of the
Lord been revealed? Therefore they could not 39 * 18.6.9,10. believe, because that Esaias said again, *He 40
& 6. 12. p Rom. 5. 18.
. 9 Ps. 89.
& 116). 4. Is. 9. 7. & 53. 8.
2. 44. &
Mic. 4. 7. r Jer. 13. 16.
5. 1 John
Rom. 10. 16.
2 reward. C.