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crucifixior. once, saying, Away with this to the mountains, Fall on us; and ad man, and release unto us Barab- to the hills, Cover us.
31 For if they do these things in tube 19 (Who for a certain sedition a green tree, what shall be done! made in the city, and for murder, in the dry? was cast into prison.)
32 And there were also two 20 Pilate, therefore, willing to others, malefactors, led with him release Jesus, spake again to to be put to death. them.
33 And when they were come ta 21 But they cried, saying, Cru- to the place which is called Calcify him, crucify him.
vary, there they crucified him, 22 And he said unto them the and the malefactors; one on the third time, Why? what evil hath right hand, and the other on the he done? I have found no cause left, of death in him: I will there- 34 1 Then said Jesus, Father, fore chastise him, and let him go.forgive them; for they know not
23 And they were instant with what they do. And they parted loud voices, requiring that he his raiment, and cast lots. might be crucified. And the 35 9 And the people stood be. voices of them, and of the chief holding: and the rulers also with priests, prevailed.
them derided him, saying, He 24 And Pilate gave sentence saved others; let him save himthat it should be as they required. self, if he bę Christ, the chosen
25 And he released unto them of God. him that for sedition and murder 36 And the soldiers also mockwas cast into prison, whom they ed him, coming to him, and ofhad desired; but he delivered fering him vinegar, Jesus to their will.
37 And saying, If thou be the 26 | And, as they led him king of the Jews, save thyself, away, they laid hold upon one 38 And a superscription also Simon, a Cyrenian, coming out was written over him, in letters of the country, and on him they of Greek, and Latin, and Hebrew, laid the cross, that he might bear THIS IS THE KING OF THE it after Jesus.
JEWS. 27 And there followed him a 39 T And one of the malefacgreat company of people, and of tors, which were hanged, railed women, which also bewailed and on him, saying, If thou be Christ, lamented him.
save thyself and us. 28 But Jesus, turning untol. 40 But the other, answering, re. them, said, Daughters of Jeru- buked him, saying, Dost not salem, weep not for me, but thou fear God, seeing thou art in weep for yourselves, and for the same condemnation ? your children.
41 And we indeed justly; for 29 For, behold, the days are we receive the due reward of our coming, in the which they shall deeds : but this man hath done say, Blessed are the barren, and nothing amiss. the wombs that never bare, and 42 And he said unto Jesus, the paps which rever gave suck. Lord, remember me when thou
30 Then shall they begin to say comest into thy kingdom:
Christ's death and burial. Chap. xxiv. His resurrection. 43 And Jesus said unto him, the sepulchre; and how his body Verily I say unto thee, To-day was laid. shalt thou be with me in paradise. 56 And they returned, and
44 1 And it was about the prepared spices and ointment; sixth hour, and there was a dark- and rested the sabbath-day, acness over all the earth until the cording to the commandment. ninth hour.
CHAP. XXIV. 45 And the sun was darkened, Christ's resurrection declared. and the vail of the temple was TOW, upon the first day of rent in the nidst.
early in the 46 And when Jesus had cried morning, they came unto the sewith a loud voice, he said, Father, pulchre, bringing the spices which into thy hands I commend my they had prepared, and certain spirit: and, having said thus, he others with them. gave up the ghost.
2 And they found the stone 47 1 Now, when the centurion rolled away from the sepulchre. saw what was done, he glorified 3 And they entered in, and God, saying, Certainly this was found not the body of the Lord a righteous man.
Jesus. 48 And all the people that came 4 And it came to pass, as they together to that sight, beholding were much perplexed thereabout, the things which were done, behold, two men stood by theni smote their breasts, and returned. in shining garments :
49 And all his acquaintance, 5 And as they were afraid, and and the women that followed him bowed down iheir faces to the from Galilee, stood afar off be-earth, they said unto them, Why holding these things.
seek ye the living among the dead? 50 And, behold, there was a
6 He is not here, but is risen: man named Joseph, a counsel-remember how he spake unto lor; -and be was a good man, and you when he was yet in Galilee, a just :
7 Saying, The Son of man must 51 (The same had not conscnt- be delivered into the hands of sined to the counsel and deed of ful men, and be crucified, and the them :) be was of Arimathea, a third day rise again. city of the Jews; who also him- 8 And they remembered his self waited for the kingdom of words, God;
9 And returned from the se52 This man went unto Pilate, pulchre, and told all these things and begged the body of Jesus. unto the eleven, and to all the rest.
53 And he took it down, and 10 It was Mary Magdalene, wrapped it in linen, and laid it in and Joanna, and Mary a sepulchre that was hewn in mother of James, and other wostone, wherein never man before men that were with them, which
told these things unto the apos54 And that day was the prepa- tles. ration, and the sabbath crew on. 11 And their words seemed to
35 T And the women also, them aş idle tales, and they bewhich came with him from Galieved them not. like, followed after, and beheld 12 T Then arose Peter, and ran
13. TAnd, behold, two of them were with us went to the sepul. went that same day to a village schre, and found it even so as the called Emmaus, which was from women had said: but him they Jerusalem about threescore fur-saw not. longs.
25 Then he said unto them, O 14 And they talked together of fools, and slow of heart to believe all these things which had hap- all that the prophets have spoken! pened.
96 Ought not Christ to have 15 And it came to pass, that, suffered these things, and to enwhile they communed together, ter into his glory? and reasoned, Jesus himself drew 27 And beginning at Moscs and near, and went with them.. all the prophets, he expounded
16 But their eyes were holden, unto them in all the scriptures that they should not know him. the things concerning himself.
17 And he said unto them, 28 And they drew nigh unto What manner of communications the village whither they went: are these that ye have one to ano- and he made as though he would ther, as ye walk, and are sad ? have gone further.
18 And the one of them, whose 29 But they constrained him, name was Cleopas, answering, saying, Abide with us : for it is said unto him, Art thou only a toward evening, and the day is stranger in Jerusalem, and hast far spent. And he went in to not known the things which are tarry with them. Come to pass there in these days? 30 And it came to pass, as he
19 And he said unto them, sat at meat with them, he took What things? And they said unto bread, and blessed it, and brake, him, Concerning Jesus of Naza- and gave to them. reth, which was a prophet migh- 31 And their eyes were opened, ty in deed and word before God and they knew him: and he vaand all the people :
nished out of their sight. 20 And how the chief priests, 32 And they said one to anoand our rulers delivered him to ther, Did not our heart burn be condemned to death, and have within us, while he talked with crucified him.
us by the way, and while he open21 But we trusted that it had sed to us the scriptures ? been he which should have re- 33
up the same deemed Israel : and, beside all hour, and returned to Jerusalem, this, to-day is the third day since and found the eleven gathered these things were done.
together, and them that were 22 Yea, and certain women with them, also of our company made us 34 Saying, The Lord is risen astonished, which were early at indeed, and hath appeared to the sepulchre ;
Simon. 23 And, when they found not 35 And they told what things
Christ giveth a charge Chap. xxiv. to his apostles: were done in the way, and how the law of Moses, and in the pro he was known of them in break-phets, and in the Psalms, con: ing of bread,
cerning me. 36 T. And, as they thus spake , 45 Then opened he their uns Jesus himself stood in the midst derstanding, that they might unof them, and saith unto them, derstand the scriptures, Peace be unto you.
46 And said unto them, Thus 37 But they were terrified and it is written, and thus it behoved affrighted, and supposed that they Christ to suffer, and to rise from had seen a spirit.
the dead the third day; 38 And he said unto them, 47 And that repentance and Why are ye troubled ? and why remission of sins should be do thoughts arise in your hearts : preached in his name, among all
39 Behold my hands and my nations, beginning at Jerusafeet, that it is I myself; handleslem. me, and see ; for a spirit hath not 48 And ye are witnesses of flesh and bones, as ye see me these things. have.
49 And, behold, I send the 40 And when he had thus spok-promise of my Father upon you: en, he shewed them his hands but tarry ye in the city of Jerusaand bis feet.
lem, until ye bé endued with pow: 41 And while they yet believed er from on high. not for joy, and wondered, he 50 I And he led them out as said unto them, Have ye here far as to Bethany, and he lifted any meat?
up his hands, and blessed them. 42 And they gave him a piece 51 And it came to pass, while of a broiled fish, and of an ho-he blessed them, he was parted ney-comb.
from them, and carried up into 43 And he took it, and did eat heaven. before them.
52 And they worshipped him; 44 And he said unto them, and returned to Jerusalem with These are the words which I great joy : spake unto you, while I was yet 53 And were continually in the with you, that all things must be temple, praising and blessing
God. fulfilled, which were written in Amen.
THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO S. JOHN.
5 And the light shineth in dark The divinity, Esc. of Christ. ness; and the darkness compreN the beginning was the Word, hended it not.
and the Word was with God, 69 There was a man sent from and the Word was God.
God, whose name was John. 2 The same was in the begin 7 The same came for a witness, ning with God.
to bear witness of the Light, that 3 All things were made by all men through him might behim; and without him was not lieve. any thing made that was made. 8 He was not that Light, but
4 In him was life; and the life was seilt to bear witness of that was the light of men.
of Christ. 9 That was the true Light,| 23 He said, I am the voice of which lightcth every man that one crying in the wilderness, cometh into the world.
Make straight the way of the 10 He was in the world, and Lord, as said the prophet Esaias. the world was made by him, and 24 And they which were sent the vorid knew him not.
were of the Pharisees. 11 He came unto his own, and 25 And they asked him, and his own received him not. said unto him, Why baptizest
12 But as many as received thou then, if thou be not that him, to them gave he power to Christ, nor Elias, neither that become the sons of God, even to prophet? them that believe on his name: 26 John answered them, say
13 Which were born, not of ing, I baptize with water : but blood, nor of the will of the flesh, there standeth one among you, nor of the will of man, but of God. whom ye know not;
14 T And the word was made 27 He it is, who, coming after flesh, and dwelt among us, (and me, is preferred before me, whose We beheld his glory, the glory as shoes' latchet I am not worthy to of the only begotten of the Father,) unloose. full of grace and truth.
28 These things were done in 15 John bare witness of him, Bethabara beyond Jordan, where anci cried, saying, This was he John was baptizing. of whom I spake, He that com- 29 T The next day John seeth cth after me is preferred before Jesus coming, unto him, and me; for he was before me. saith, Behold the Lamb of God,
16 And of his fulness have all which taketh away the sin of the we received, and grace for grace. world !
17 For the law was given by 30 This is he of whom I said, Moses, but grace and truth came After me cometh a man which is by Jesus Christ.
prcferred before me: for he was 18 No man hath seen God at before me. any time; the only begotten Son, 31 And I knew him not: but which is in the bosom of the Fa- that he should be made manifest ther, he hath declared him. to Israel, therefore am I come
19 | And this is the record of baptizing with water. John, when the Jews sent priests 32 And John bare record, sayand Levites from Jerusalem toling, I saw the Spirit descending ask him, Who art thou ? from heaven like a dove, and it
20 And he confessed, and de-abodle upon him. nied not; but confessed, I am 33 And I knew him not: but not the Christ.
he that sent me to baptize with 21 And they asked him, What water, the same said unto me, then ? Art thou Elias? And he Upon whom thou shalt see the saith, I am not. Art thou that Spirit descending, and remaining propaet? And he answered, No. on him, the same is he which
22 Then said they unto him, baptizeth with the Holy Ghost. Who ari thou ? that we may give 34 And I saw, and bare record, an ansilcr to them that sent us ; that this is the Son of God. What sayest thou of thyself?! 251 Again, the next day after,