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ple of the City was with her. And Anno Luke wii. 13. when the Lord faw her, he had com- Etat, 31. paffion on her, and faid unto her, weep And he came and touched the bier, (and they that bare him stood still) and he said, young man, I fay unto thee, 15. Arife. And he that was dead, fat up and began to speak: and he delivered him to his Mother.
15. And there came a fear on all; and
John the Baptift being in prison, fends
when John had heard in the Luke vii.
NOW Luke vii. 19. prifon the works of Chrift, *cal 19. ling unto him two of his difciples, fent ↳ Mat. xi. 20. them unto Jefus, faying, Art thou be that should come, or look we for another? 21. And in that fame hour he cured many of their infirmities, and plagues, and of
evil Spirits; and unto many that were. Mar. xi. 22. blind he gave fight. Then Jefus an- 4, 5, 6, 7, fwering, faid unto them, Go your way, 8,9,10,11.
and tell John what things ye have feen Galilee. Atat. 31. and heard, how that the blind fee, and Luke vii. Minift, 2. the lame walk, the lepers are cleanfed,
the deaf hear, the dead are raised, to the
And when the meffengers of John 24. were departed, he began to speak unto the people concerning John. "What
went ye out into the wilderness for
kings courts. But what went ye out 26.
unto you, and much more than a prophet. This is he of whom it is writ- 27. ten, [Malachi iii. 1.] Behold I fend my messenger before thy face, which fhall prepare thy way before thee. For 28. "I fay unto you, among thofe that are "born of women, there is not a greater prophet than John the Baptift, but "he that is leaft in the kingdom of God, is greater than he. And from 12. Mat. xi., "the days of John the Baptift, until now, the kingdom of heaven fuffer"eth violence, and the violent take it
"by force. For all the Prophets, and 13.
"the Law prophefied until John. And if 14.
t ye will receive it, this is Elias which
* And all the people that heard him, Anno Luke vii. 29. and the Publicans juftified God, being 32. Etat. Minift. 30. baptized with the baptifm of John. But the Pharifees and Lawyers rejected the councel of God against themselves, being not baptized by him.
And the Lord faid, "Whereunto. Mat. xi. "then fhall I liken the men of this ge. 16, 17, 18, neration? and to what are they like? 19. 32." They are like unto children fitting in "the market-place, and calling one to another, and faying, we liave piped unto you, and ye have not danced: we have mourned to you, and ye have not wept. For John the Baptift came neither eating bread nor drinking 34." wine, and ye fay he has a devil. The Son of man is come eating and drinking; and ye fay, Behold, a gluttonous man, and a wine-bibber, a friend 35. of publicans and finners. But wisdom
is juftified of all her children.
S E C T. LI.
Jefus reproaches the Cities in which
Hen [Jefus] began ro upbraid the of his mighty works were done, because they repented
"Wo unto thee Chorazin, wo unto "thee Bethfaida: for if the mighty "works
"works which were done in you, had Galilee. Etat. 31. "been done in (a) Tyre and Sidon, they Mat. xi. "would have repented long ago in fack"cloth and afhes. But I fay unto you, 22. "it fhall be more tolerable for Tyre "and Sidon at the day of judgment, "than for you.
"And thou Capernaum which art 23. "exalted unto heaven, fhalt 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 until this day. But I 24. fay unto you, that it fhall be more "tolerable for the land of Sodom in "the day of judgment, than for thee.
At that time Jefus anfwered and faid, 25. "I thank thee, O Father, Lord of hea
ven and earth, because thou haft hid "these things from the wife and pru"dent, and haft revealed them unto "babes. Even fo Father, for fo it 26. "feemed good in thy fight.
"All things are delivered unto me of 27. my Father, and no man knoweth the "Son but the Father, neither knoweth any man the Father fave the Son, " and he to whomfoever the Son will "reveal him.
"Come unto me all ye that labour 28. "and are heavy laden, and I will give
you reft. Take my yoke upon you, 29. "and learn of me, for I am meek and
(a) Tyre and Sidon, two Cities of the Gentiles bordering upon Canaan.
"lowly in heart; and ye fhall find reft Anno unto your fouls. For my yoke is tat. 31. "eafie, and my burden is light.
Jefus is entertained in the house of a
ND one of the Pharifees defired [Fefus] that he would eat with him. And he went into the Pharifee's houfe, and fat down to meat.
And behold a woman in the city, which was a finner, when she knew that Jefus fat at meat in the Pharifee's house, brought an alabafter box of ointment. 38. And itood at his feet behind him weeping, and began to wash his feet with tears, and did wipe them with the hairs of her head, and kiffed his feet, and anointed them with the ointment. Now when the Pharifee which had bidden him, faw it, he spake within himself, faying, This man, if he were a prophet, would have known who, and what manner of woman this is that toucheth him: 40.for fhe is a finner. And Jefus anfwer
ing faid unto him, Simon, I have fome-
"creditor which had two debtors: the
Luke vii. 36.