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New Testament Revision 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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the sins of the world, and to bring salvation unto the heathen nations; togather together those who are lost, which are of the sheep fold of Israel; yea, even her dispersed and afflicted; and also to prepare <​the​> away, and make possable the preaching of the Gospel unto the gentiles. <​4/​> and to <​be​> a light unto all who sit in darkness, unto the uttermost parts of the earth; to bring to pass the resurection from the dead, and to asend upon high, to dwell on the right hand of the Father, untils the fulness of time, and the law and the testimony shall be sealed, and the keys of the kingdom shall be delivered up again unto the Father; to administer justice unto all; to come down in judgement upon all, and to convince all the ungodly of their ungodly deeds, which they have ungodly committed; and all this in the day that he shall come, for it is a day of power; yea, every vally shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall <​be​> brought low; the croocked shall be made straight, and the roughf ways made smooth and all flesh shall see the salvation of God. <​5/​> Then said John to the multitud that came forth to be baptized of him, crying against them with a loud voice, saying, O generation of Vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come? bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentence, and begin not to say within yourselves, Abraham is our father; we have kept the commandments of God, and none can inherit the promises but the seed <​children​> of Abraham: for I say unto you, that God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham. and <​now​> also, the ax is laid at unto the root of the trees; eve every tree therefore which bringeth not forth good fruit, shall be hewn down, and cast into the fire. <​6/​> and the people asked him, saying, What shall we do then? he <​He​> answereth and saith unto them, he that hath two coats, let him impart to him who hath none; and he that hath meet, let him do likewise. <​7/​> Then came also publicans to be baptized, and said unto him, master, what shall we do? and he said unto them, exact no more than that which is appointed unto you. <​8/​> For it is well known unto you, Theophelus, that after the manner of the Jews, and according to the custom of their law, in receiving money in the treasury, that out of the abundince which was received was appointed unto the poor, every man his portion; and after this manner did the publicans also, wherefore John said unto them, exact no more than that which is appointed you. <​8/​> and the Soldiers likewise demanded [p. 52 (second numbering)]
the sins of the world, and to bring salvation unto the heathen nations; togather together those who are lost, which are of the sheep fold of Israel; yea, even her dispersed and afflicted; and also to prepare the away, and make possable the preaching of the Gospel unto the gentiles. 4/ and to be a light unto all who sit in darkness, unto the uttermost parts of the earth; to bring to pass the resurection from the dead, and to asend upon high, to dwell on the right hand of the Father, untils the fulness of time, and the law and the testimony shall be sealed, and the keys of the kingdom shall be delivered up again unto the Father; to administer justice unto all; to come down in judgement upon all, and to convince all the ungodly of their ungodly deeds, which they have committed; and all this in the day that he shall come, for it is a day of power; yea, every vally shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be brought low; the croocked shall be made straight, and the roughf ways made smooth and all flesh shall see the salvation of God. 5/ Then said John to the multitud that came forth to be baptized of him, crying against them with a loud voice, saying, O generation of Vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come? bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentence, and begin not to say within yourselves, Abraham is our father; we have kept the commandments of God, and none can inherit the promises but the children of Abraham: for I say unto you, that God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham. and now also, the ax is laid unto the root of the trees; eve every tree therefore which bringeth not forth good fruit, shall be hewn down, and cast into the fire. 6/ and the people asked him, saying, What shall we do then? He answereth and saith unto them, he that hath two coats, let him impart to him who hath none; and he that hath meet, let him do likewise. 7/ Then came also publicans to be baptized, and said unto him, master, what shall we do? and he said unto them, exact no more than that which is appointed unto you. For it is well known unto you, Theophelus, that after the manner of the Jews, and according to the custom of their law, in receiving money in the treasury, that out of the abundince which was received was appointed unto the poor, every man his portion; and after this manner did the publicans also, wherefore John said unto them, exact no more than that which is appointed you. 8/ and the Soldiers likewise demanded [p. 52 (second numbering)]
Page 52 (second numbering)