He began to aspeak
to them in bparables
: A man planted a cvineyard
and put a hedge around it
and dug a vat for a dwinepress
and built a tower; and he leased it out to evinedressers
and went fabroad
he sent a aslave
to the vinedressers at the proper
time so that from the vinedressers he might take of the fruit of the vineyard.
they took him and abeat him
and sent him
again he sent to them another slave; and that one they struck on the head and dishonored.
he sent another, and that one they akilled
; and so with
many others, beating some and killing others.
had yet one, a abeloved
son; he sent him to them last, saying, They will respect my son.
those vinedressers said to one another, This is the aheir
. Come, let us kill him, and the inheritance will be ours!
they took him
him and threw him bout
of the vineyard.
then will the amaster
of the vineyard do? He will come and bdestroy
the vinedressers and will give the vineyard to 1cothers
you not even read this Scripture,"The stone which the abuilders
rejected, this has become the head of the 1corner
was from the Lord, and it is marvelous in our eyes''?
to seize Him, yet they bfeared
the crowd, for they perceived that it was
with them in view that
He spoke the parable. And cleaving
Him, they went away.
By the Pharisees and Herodians
to Him some of the 2Pharisees
that they might catch Him in His cspeech
they came and said to Him, Teacher, we know that You are true and 1do
not fear anyone, for You do not regard the 2aperson
of men, but teach the bway
of God in truth. Is it lawful to give ctribute
, or not? Should we give, or should we not give?
He, knowing their ahypocrisy
, said to them, Why do you btempt
Me? Bring Me a denarius that I may look at it.
they brought one.
And He said to them, Whose is this image and inscription? And they said to Him, Caesar's.
Jesus said to them, The things that are Caesar's arender
to Caesar, and the bthings
that are God's cto
God. And they marveled greatly at Him.
By the Sadducees
came to Him, who say that there is bno
resurrection, and they cquestioned
, Moses wrote for us that if anyone's brother dies and leaves a awife
behind and leaves no child, his brother should take the wife and raise up seed to his brother.
were seven brothers. And the first took a wife, and when he died, he left no seed;
the second took her and died, leaving behind no seed; and the third similarly;
the seven left no seed. Last of all the woman also died.
the resurrection, when they rise, whose wife will she be? For the seven had her as
said to them, Is it not because of this that
you err, that you do anot
know the Scriptures nor the bpower
when they arise
from the dead, they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in the heavens.
concerning the dead, that they are raised, have you not read in the book of Moses, in the section
concerning the abush
, how God spoke to him, saying,"I am the bGod
of Abraham and the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob''?
is not the God of the dead, but of the aliving
. You err greatly.
By a scribe
of the 2scribes
approached and heard them 3disputing
perceiving that He answered them well, he aquestioned
Him, Which is the first commandment of all?
answered, The first is:"Hear, Israel: the Lord our God is aone
you shall alove
the Lord your God from your whole heart and from your whole soul and from your whole mind and from your whole 1strength
second is this:"You shall alove
your neighbor as yourself.'' There is no other commandment greater than 1these
the scribe said to Him, Well said,
Teacher; in truth You have said that He is one and there is not another abesides
to love Him from the whole heart and from the whole understanding and from the whole strength and to love one's neighbor as himself is much more than all the burnt aofferings
Jesus, seeing that he answered intelligently, said to him, You are not far from the akingdom
of God. And no one bdared
to question Him anymore.
Muzzling all the mouths
Jesus, while He was 2ateaching
in the temple, answered and bsaid
, How is it that
say that the Christ is the son of David?
himself said in the aHoly
Spirit,"The Lord said to my Lord, bSit
at My right hand until I put Your enemies cunderneath
himself calls Him Lord, and how is He ahis 1son
? And the great crowd bheard
Warning against the scribes
in His ateaching
, Beware of the cscribes
, who like to walk around in long robes, and like
greetings in the marketplaces
seats in the synagogues and bplaces
of honor at the dinners,
the widows' houses, and for a pretense make long prayers. These shall receive bgreater 1judgment
Praising the poor widow
He sat down opposite the atreasury
how the crowd cast 2cmoney
into the treasury. And many rich people
cast in much.
widow came and cast in two lepta, which is a 1quadrans
He called His disciples to Him
and said to them, Truly I say to you that this poor widow has cast in more than all those who were casting into the treasury,
they all cast in out of their surplus, but she, out of her lack, has cast in all that she had, her whole aliving