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New Testament Revision 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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them that are born of women there hath not risen a greater than John the Baptist notwithstanding he that is least in the Kingdom of heaven is greater than he and from the days of John the Baptist untill now the Kingdom of heaven suffereth violence and the violent take it by force but the days will come when the violent shall have no power for all the prophets and the law prophecied that it should be thus untill John yea as many as have prophecied have foretold of these days and if ye will receive me I am Elias which was for to come he that hath ears to hear let him hear but whereunto shall I liken this genaration it is like unto children sitting in their <​the​> markets and calling unto their fellows and saying we have piped unto you and ye have not danced we have mourned for you and ye have not lamented for John came neither eating nor drinking and they say he hath a devil the son of man came eating and drinking and they say behold a gluttonous man and a wine biber bibber a friend of publicans and sinner but I say unto you wisdom is justified of her children. Then began he to upbraid the Cities wherein most of his mighty workes were done because they repented not Wo! unto thee Corazin Chorazin Wo unto thee Bethsaida for if the mighty works which were done in you were <​had been​> done in Tyre and and Sidon they would have repented long since in sack cloth and ashes but I say unto you it shall be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon at the day of judgement than for you and thou Capernaum which art <​are​> exalted unto heaven shall be brought down to hell for it <​if​> the mighty works which have been done in thee had been done in Sodom it would have remained untill this day but I say unto you that it shall be more tollerable tolerable for the land of Sodom in the day of judgment than for thee. And at that time there came a voice out of heaven and Jesus answered and said I thank thee oh father Lord of [p. 28]
them that are born of women there hath not risen a greater than John the Baptist notwithstanding he that is least in the Kingdom of heaven is greater than he and from the days of John the Baptist untill now the Kingdom of heaven suffereth violence and the violent take it by force but the days will come when the violent shall have no power for all the prophets and the law prophecied that it should be thus untill John yea as many as have prophecied have foretold of these days and if ye will receive me I am Elias which was for to come he that hath ears to hear let him hear but whereunto shall I liken this genaration it is like unto children sitting in the markets and calling unto their fellows and saying we have piped unto you and ye have not danced we have mourned for you and ye have not lamented for John came neither eating nor drinking and they say he hath a devil the son of man came eating and drinking and they say behold a gluttonous man and a wine bibber a friend of publicans and sinner but I say unto you wisdom is justified of her children. Then began he to upbraid the Cities wherein most of his mighty workes were done because they repented not Wo! unto thee Chorazin Wo unto thee Bethsaida for if the mighty works which were done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon they would have repented long since in sack cloth and ashes but I say unto you it shall be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon at the day of judgement than for you and thou Capernaum which are exalted unto heaven shall be brought down to hell for if the mighty works which have been done in thee had been done in Sodom it would have remained untill this day but I say unto you that it shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in the day of judgment than for thee. And at that time there came a voice out of heaven and Jesus answered and said I thank thee oh father Lord of [p. 28]
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