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He is falsely accused and condemned. CHAP. XV.

Christ is crucified the servants, and warmed himself at the fire.. 10 (For he knew that the chief priests had de

55 And the chief priests, and all the council, livered him for envy.) sought for witness against Jesus to put him to 11 But the chief priests moved the people that denth ; and found none:

he should rather release Barabbas unto them. 56 For many bare false witness against him, 12 And Pilate answered, and said again unto but their witness agreed not together.

thein, What will ye then that I shall do unto him 57 And there arose certain, and bare false wit- whom ye call the King of the Jews ? ness against him, saying,

13 And they cried out again, Crucify him. 58 We heard hinı say, I will destroy this tem-, 14 Then Pilate said unto them, Why, what evil ple that is made with hands, and within three hath he done? And they cried out the more exdays I will build another made without hands. ceedingly, Crucify him.

50 But neither so did their witness agree to- 15 4 And so Pilate, willing to content the peo: gether.

ple, released Barabbas unto them, and delivered 60 And the high priest stood up in the midst, Jesus, when he had scourged him, io be crucified. and asked Jesus saying, Answerest thou nothing? 16 And the soldiers led him away into the ball, what is it which these witness against thee? called Pretorium; and they call together the 61 But he held his peace, and answered nothing. whole band; Again the high priest asked him, and said unto 17 And they clothed him with purple, and plathim, Art thou the Christ, the Son of the Blessed ? ted a crown of thorns, and put it about his head, 62 And Jesus said, I am: and ye shall see the 18 And began to saiute him, Hail, King of the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, Jews ! and coming in the clouds of heaven.

19 And they smote him on the hcad with a reed, 63 Then the high priest rent his clothes, and and did spit upon him, and bowing their knees, saith, What need we any further witnesses ? worshipped him. 64 Ye have heard the blasphemy: what think 20 And when they had mocked bim, they took ye? And they all condemned him to be guilty of off the purple from him, and put his own clothco death.

on him, and led him out to crucify him. 65 And some began to spit on him, and to cover 21 And they compel one Simon a Cyrenian, his face, and to buffet him, and to say unto him, who passed

by, coming out
of the country, the

faProphesy: and the servants did strike him with ther of Alexander and Rufus, to bear his cross. the palms of their hands.

22 And they bring him unto the place Golgotha, 66 11 And as Petor was beneath in the palace, which is, being interpreted, The place of a skull. there cometh one of the maids of the high priest: 23 And they gave him to drink, wine mingled

67 And when she saw Peter warming himselt, with myrrh: but he received it not. she looked upon him, and said, And ihou also 24 And when they had crucified him, they wast with Jesus of Nazareth.

parted his garments, casting lots upon them, 68 But he denied, saying, I know not, neither what every man should take. understand I what thou sayest. And he went 25 And it was the third hour, and they cruci. out into the porch ; and the cock crew. fied him, 69 And a maid saw him again, and began to 26 And the superscription of his accusation was say to them that stood by, This is one of them. written over, THE KING OF THE JEWS.

70 And he denied it again. And a little aster, 27 And with him they crucify two thieves, the chey that stood by said again to Peter, Surely one on his right band, and the other on his left. thou art one of them: for thou art a Galilean, 28 And the scripture was fulfilled, which saith, and thy speech agreeth thereto.

And he was numbered with the transgressors. 71 But he began to curse and to swear, saying, 29 And they that passed by, railer on him, wagI know not this man of whom ye speak. ging their heads, and saying, Al, thou that de72 And the second time the cock crew. And stroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days, Peter called to mind the word that Jesus said 30 Save thyself, and come down from the cross. unto him, Before the cock crow twice, thou shalt 31 Likewise also the chief priests mocking, deny me thrice. And when he thought thereon, said among themselves with the scribes, He

saved others; hiniselt he cannot save. CHAP. XV.

32 Let Christ the King of Israel descend now Christ brought before Pilale. from the cross, that we may see and believe. Apiestsangeh way

inulle morning Hoe olies And they that were crucified with him, reviled and scribes, and the whole council, and bound 33 And when the sixth hour was coine, there Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered him was darkness over the whole land, until the to Pilate.

ninth hour. 2 And Pilate asked him, Art thou the King of 34 And at the ninth hour Jesus cried with a the Jews? And he answering, said unto him, loud voice, saying, Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani ? Thou sayest it.

which is, being interpreted, My God, my God, 3 And the chief priests accused him of many why hast thou forsaken me? things: but he answered nothing.

35 And some of them that stood by, when they 4 And Pilate asked him again, saying, Answer- heard it, said, Behold, he calleth Elias. est thou nothing? behold low many things they 36 And one ran and killed a sponge full of vinc witness against thee.

gar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink, 5 But Jesus yet answered nothing; so that saying, Let alone ; let us see whether Elias will Pilate marvelled.

come to take him down. 6 Now at that feast he released unto them one 37 And Jesus cried with a loud voice, and gave prisoner, whomsoever they desired.

up the ghost. 7 And there was one named Barabbas, which 38 And the vail of the temple was rent in twain, lay bound with them that had made insurrec- from the top to the bottom. Lion with him, who had committed murder in 39 | And when the centurion which stood over the insurrection.

against him, saw that he so cried out, and gave 8 And the multitude crying aloud, began to de- up the ghost, he said, Truly this inan was the bire him to do as he had ever done unto them. Son of God.

9 But Pilate answered them, saying, Will ye 40 There were also women looking on afar off, Hai 1 release unto you the King of the Jews ? among whom was Mary Magdalene, and Mary

he wept.

Christ is honourably buried by Joseph. S. LUKE.

He appeareth lo the discipla the mother of James the less, and of Joses, and he is risen; he is not here: behold the plae Salome;

where they laid him. 41 Who also, when he was in Galilee, followed 7 But go your way, tell his disciples and Pete him, and ministered unto him; and many other that he goeth before you into Galilee: ther. women which came up with him unto Jerusa- shall ye see him, as he said unto you. lein.

8 And they went out quickly, and fled from 42 | And now, when the even was come, (be- the sepulchre; for they trembled, and were cause it was the preparation, that is, the day amazed: neither said they any thing to any before the sabbath,)

man; for they were afraid. 43 Joseph of Arimathea, an honourable coun- 9 1 Now, when Jesus was risen early, the first sellor, which also waited for the kingdom of day of the week, he appeared first to Mary Mag God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and dalene, out of whom he had cast seven devils. craved the body of Jesus.

10 And she went and told them that had been 44 And Pilate marvelled if he were already with him, as they nourned and wept. dead: and calling unto him the centurion, he | And they, when they had licard that he was asked him whether he had been any while dead. alive, and had been seen of her, believed nol. 45 And when he knew it of the centurion, he 12 11 After that, he appeared in another form gave the body to Joseph.

unto two of them, as they walked, and went 46 And he bought fine linen, and took him down, into the country. and wrapped him in the linen, and laid him in a 13 And they went and told it unto the residue: fepulchre which was hewn out of a rock, and neither believed they them. rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre. 14 1 Alterward he appeared unto the eleven,

47 And Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother as they sat at meat, and upbraided them with or Joses beheld where he was laid

their unbelief, and hardness of heart, because CHAP. XVI.

they believed not them which had seen him astes Christ's resurrection.

he was risen. dalene, and Mary the mother of James, and world, and preach the gospel to every creature Salome, had bought sweet spices, that they 16 He that believeth and is baptized, shall be might come and anoint him.

saved; but he that believeth not, shall be damned. 2 And very early in the morning, the first day, 17 And these signs shall follow them that beof the week, they came unto the sepulchre at lieve : In my name shall they cast out devil; the rising of the sun:

they shall speak with new tongues ; 3 And they said among themselves, Who shall| 18 They shall take up serpents; and if they roll us away the stone from the door of the se- drink any deadly thing, it shall not hurt them; pulchre ?

they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall 4 (And when they looked, they saw that the recover. stone was rolled away,) for it was very great.

19 11 So then, after the Lord had spoken unto 5 And entering into the sepulchre, they saw a them, he was received up into heaven, and sal young inan sitting on the right side, clothed in a on the right hand of God. long white garment; and they were affrighted. 20 And they went forth, and preached every

6 And he saith unto them, Be not affrighted : where, the Lord working with them, and conpc seek Jesus of Nazareth, which was crucificd: firming the word with signs following. Anien.

I The Gospel according to Saint LUKE.
CHAP. I.

(the Lord, standing on the right side of the altar Conception of St. John and Christ. or incense. NORASMUCH as many have taken in hand 12 And when Zacharias saw him, he was trou

in . things which are most surely believed among us, 13 But thc angel said unto him, Fear not, Za. 2 Even as they delivered them uno lis, which charias: for thy prayer is heard; and thy wife from the beginning were cye-witnesses, and Elisabeth shall bear thee a son, and thou shalt ministers of the word;

call his name John. 3 It seemed good to me also, having had per 14 And thou shalt have joy and gladness, and fect understanding of all things from the very inany shall rejoice at his birth. first, to write unto thee in order, most excellent 15 For he shall be great in the sight of the Theophilus,

Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong 4 That thou mightest know the certainty of drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Ghost, those things wherein thou hast been instructed. even from his mother's wonıb.

HERE was in the days of llerod the king) 16 And many of the children of Israel shall be

of Judea, a certain priest named Zacha- turn to the Lord their God. rias, of the course of Abia : and his wife was of 17 And he shall go before him in the spirit and the daughters of Aaron, and her name was power of Elias, to lurn the hearts of the fathers Elisabeth.

to the children, and the disohedient to the wis. 6 And they were both righteous before God, dom of the just; to inake ready a people prewalking in all the commandments and ordi- pared for the Lord. hances of the Lord blameless.

18 And Zacharias said unto the angel, Where7 And they had no child, because that Elisa- by shall I know this? for I am an old man, and beth was barren; and they both were now well my wife well stricken in years. stricken in years.

19 And the angel answermg, said unto hiin, I 8 And it came to pass, that, while he executed am Gabriel, that stand in the presence of God; the priest's office before God in the order of his and am sent to speak unto thee, and to stew course,

thee tliese glad tidings. 9 According to the custom of the priest's office, 20 And behold, thou shall be dunb, and not his lot was to burn incense when he went into abie to speak, until the day that these things the temple of the Lord.

shall be performed, because thou believest not 10 And the wliole multitude of the people were my words, which shall be fulfilled in their season. praying without, at the time of incense. 21 And the people waited for Zacharias, itn.d 11 And there appeared unto him an angel or marvelled that he tarried so long in the temple.

5 TON

Elisabeth's prophecy concerning Christ. CHAP. II. The nativity and circumcision of John 22 And when he came out, he could not speakshath scattered the proud in the imagination of unto them; and they perceived that he had seen their hearts. a vision in the temple; for he beckoned unto 52 He hath put down the mighty from their thern, and remained speechless.

seats, and exalted them of low degree. 23 And it came to pass, that as soon as the 53 He hath fived the hungry with good things, days of his ministration were accomplished, he and the rich he hath sent empty away. departed to his own house.

54 He hath holpen his servant Israel, in re2 And after those days his wife Elisabeth con- membrance of his mercy, ceived, and hid herself five months, saying, 55 As he spake to our fathers, to Abraham, and 25 Thus hath the Lord dealt with me in the to his seed, for ever. days wherein he looked on me, to take away my 56 And Mary abode with her about three months, reproach among men.

and returned to her own house. 26 And in the sixth month the angel Gabriel 57 Now Elisabeth's full time came that she was sent from God unto a city of Galilee, named should be delivered; and she brought forth a son. Nazareth,

58 And her neighbours and her cousins heard 27 To a virgin espoused to a man whose name how the Lord had shewed great mercy upon was Joseph, of the house of David; and the vir- her; and they rejoiced with her. gin's nanie was Mary.

59 And it came to pass, that on the eighth day 28 And the angel came in unto her, and said, they came to circumcise the child; and they Hail, thou that art highly favoured, the Lord is called him Zacharias, after the name of his father. with thee: blessed art thou among women.

60 And his mother answered and said, Not so; 29 And when she saw him, she was troubled at but he shall be called John. his saying, and cast in her mind what manner 61 And they said unto her, There is none of thy of salutation this should be.

kindred that is called by this name. 30 And the angel said unto her, Fear not, Ma-) 62 And they made signs to his father, how he ry: for thou hast found favour with God. would have him called.

31 And behold, thou shalt conceive in thy womb, 63 And he asked for a writing-table, and wrote, and bring forth a son, and shalt call his name saying, Ilis name is John. And they marvelled all. JESUS.

64 Aud his mouth was opened iminediately, and 32 He shall be great, and shall be called the his tongue loosed, and he spake, and praised God. Son of the Highest; and the Lord God shall give 65 And fear came on all that dwelt round about unto hin the throne of his father David.

tiiein:

these sayings were noised abroad 33 And he shall reign over the house of Jacob throughout all the hill-country of Judea. forever; and of his kingdom there shall be no end.. 66 And all they that heard them, laid then up

34 Then said Mary unto the angel, How shall in their hearts, saying, What manner of child this be, seeing I know not a man?

shall this be! And the hand of the Lord was 35 And the angel answered and said unto her, with him. The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the 67 And his father Zacharias was filled with the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee: Holy Ghost, and prophesied, saying, therefore also that holy thing which shall be 68 Blessed be the Lord God of Isracl; for he born of thee, shall be called the Son of God. hath visited and redeemed his people,

36 And behold, thy cousin Elisabeth, she hath 69 And hath raised up a horn of salvation for also conceived a son in her old age; and this is us, in the house of his servant David: the sixth month with her who was called barren: 0 As he spake by the mouth of his holy pro37 For with God nothing shall be impossible. Ipfiets, which have been since the world began : 38 And Mary said, Behold the handmaid of the 71 That we should be saved from our eneinies, Lord, be it unto me according to thy word. And and from the hand of all that hate us; the angel departed from her.

72 To perform the mercy promised to our fa39 And Mary arose in those days, and went into thers, and to rentember his holy covenant; the hill-country with haste, inio a city of Juda, 73 The oath wnica he sware to our father

40 And entered into the house of Zacharias, Abraham, and saluted Elisabeth.

74 That he would grant unto us, that we, be41 And it came to pass, that when Elisabething delivered out of the land of our eneniies, heard the salutation of Mary, the babe leaped in might serve him without fear, her womb: and Elisabeth was filled with the 75 In holiness and righteousness before him, Holy Ghost.

all the days of our life. 42 And she spake out with a loud voice and 76 And thou, child, shalt be called the Prophct said, Blessed art thou among women, and bless- of the Highest, for ihou shalt go before the face ed is the fruit of thy womb.

of the Lord to prepare his ways; 43 And whence is this to ine, that the mother 77 To give knowledge of salvation unto his of my Lord should come to me?

people, by the remission of their sins, 44 For lo, as soon as the voice of thy salutation 78' Through the tender mercy of our God; sounded in mine ears, the babe leaped in my whereby the day-spring from on high hath visitwomb for joy.

45 And blessed is she that believed : for there 79 To give light to them that sit in darkness shall be a performance of those things which and in the shadow of death, to guide our fcct were told her from the Lord.

into the way of peace. 46 And Mary said, My soul doth magnify the 80 And the child grew, and waxed strong in Lord,

spirit, aud was in the deserts till the day of his 47 And my spirit hath rejoiced in God my Sa- shewing unto Israel. viour.

CHAP. II. 48 For he hath regarded the low estate of his

The Roman empire tared. handmaiden: for behold, from henceforth a A went came a decree from Cesar Augustue, generations shall call me blessed. 49 For he that is inighty hath done to me great that all the world should be taxed. things; and holy is his name.

2 (And this taxing was first made when Cyre50 And his mercy is on them that fear him, nius was governor of Syria.) from generation to generation.

3 And all went to be taxed, every one into his 51 He bath shewed strength with his arm; helown city.

ed us,

unto us.

The nativily and circumcision of Christ. S. LUKE.

He disputeth with the doctors 4 And Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of 31 Which thou hast prepared before the fics the city of Nazareth, into Judea, unto the city of all people ; of David, which is called Bethlehem, (because 32 A light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glo be was of the house and lineage of David,) of thy people Israel.

5 To be taxed with Mary his espoused wife, 33 And Josepli and his mother marvelled being great with child.

those things which were spoken of him. 6 And so it was, that while they were there, 34 And Sincon blessed them, and said un the days were accomplished that she should be Mary his mother, Behold, this child is set i delivered.

the fall and rising again of many in Israel; and 7 And she brought forth her first-born son, and for a sign which shall be spoken against ; wrapped him in swaddling-clothes, and laid him 35 (Yea, a sword shall pierce through thy our in a manger; because there was no room for soul also ;) that the thoughts of many hears them in the inn,

may be revealed. 8 And there were in the same country shep- 36 And there was one Anna, a prophetess, ia herds abiding in the field, keeping watch over daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe of Aser: si their flock by night.

was of a great age, and had lived with a ha9 And lo, the angel of the Lord came upon band seven years from her virginity; them, and the glory of the Lord shone round 37 And she was a widow of about fourscon aboui them; and they were sore afraid. and four years, which departed not from the

10 And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for temple, bui served God with fastings and prayea beliold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, night and day. which shall be to all people.

38 And she coming in that instant, gave thank 11 For unto you is born this day, in the city of likewise unto the Lord, and spake of him to al David, a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. them that looked for redemption in Jerusalem

12 And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall 39 And when they had perforined all things & find the babe wrapped in swaddling-clothes, cording to the law of the Lord, they returna lying in a manger.

into Galilee, to their own city Nazareth, 13 And suddenly there was with the angel a 40 And the child grew, and waxed strong i multitude of the heavenly host praising God, spirit, filled with wisdom; and the grace of God and saying,

was upon him. 14 Glory to God in the highest, and on earth 41 Now his parents went to Jerusalem eres peace, good will toward men..

year at the feast of the passover. 15 And it came to pass, as the angels were 42 And when he was twelve years old, the gone away from them into heaven, the shep- went up to Jerusalem. after the custom of this herds said one to another, Let us now go even feast. unto Bethlehem, and see this thing which is 43 And when they had fulfilled the days, as they come to pass, which the Lord bath made known returned the child Jesus tarried behind in Jerus

tem; and Joseph and his mother knew not of 16 And they came with haste, and found Mary 44 But they, supposing him to have been in the and Joseph,

and the babe lying in a manger. company, went a day's journey; and they sought 17 And when they had seen it, they made him among their kinsfolk and acquaintance. known abroad the saying which was told them. 45 And when they found him not, they turned concerning this child.

back again to Jerusalern, seeking him. 18 And all they that heard it, wondered at those 46 And it came to pass, that after three days things which were told them by the shepherds. they found him in the temple, sitting in the mid

19 But Mary kept all these things, and ponder- of the doctors, both hearing them, and asking ed them in her heart.

them questions. 20 And the shepherds returned, glorifying and 47 And all that heard him were astonished praising God for all the things that they had his understanding and answers. heard and seen, as it was told unto them. 48 And when they saw him, they were amazed: 21 And when eight days were accomplished and his mother said unto him, Son, why has for the circumcising of the child, his name was thou thus dealt with us ? behold, thy father and called JESUS, which was so named of the angel I have sought thee sorrowing. before he was conceived in the womb.

49 And he said unto them, How is it that xe 22 And when the days of her purification ac- sought me? wist ye not that I must be about any cording to the law of Moses were accomplished, Father's business? they brought him to Jerusalem, to present him 50 And they understood not the saying which to the Lord;

he spake unto them. 23 (As it is written in the law of the Lord, 51 And he went down with them, and cane Every male that openeth the womb shall be call-to Nazareth, and was subject unto them: burdis ed holy to the Lord ;)

mother kept all these sayings in her heart. 24 And to offer a sacrifice according to that 52 And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, which is said in the law of the Lord, A pair of and in favour with God and man. turtle doves, or two young pigeons.

CHAP. III. 25 And behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, John's preaching and baptism. whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation

TOW in the fifteenth year of the reign of Ti N.

berius Cesar, Pontius Pilate being govern of Israel: and the Holy Ghost was upon him. of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee 26 And it was revealed unto him by the Holy and his brother Fhilip tetrarch of Iturea and el Ghost, that he should not see death, before he the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias e had seen the Lord's Christ.

tetrarch of Abilene, 27 And he came by the Spirit into the temple ; 2 Annas and Caiaphas being the high priesto and when the parents brought in the chiid Jesus, the word of God caine unto John the son of 28 to do for him after the custom of the law, charias in the wilderness. 28 Then took he him up in his arms, and bless- 3 And he came into all the conntry about Jor ed God, and said,

dan, preaching the baptisni of repentance, for 29 Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in the renission of sins ; peace, according to thy word:

4 As it is written in the book of the words of 30 For mine eyes have seen thy salvation, Esaias the prophet, saying, The voice of Que

Jokn s testimony of Christ.

CHAP. IV.

The genealogy of Christ crying in the wilderness, Preparc ye the way of the son of Addi, which was the son of Cosam, Lord, make his paths straight.

which was the son of Elmodam, which was tké 5 Every valley shall be filled, and every moun- son of Er, 1

tain and hill shall be brought low; and the 29 Which was the son of Jose, which was the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough son of Eliezer, which was the son of Jorim, ways shall be made smooth;

which was the son of Matthat, which was the 6 And all fesh shall see the salvation of God. son of Levi, 7 Then said he to the multitude that came forth 30 Which was the son of Simeon, which was to be baptized of him, O generation of vipers, the son of Juda, which was the son of Joseph, who hath warned you to dee from the wraih to which was the son of Jonan, which was the son conse?

of Eliakim, 8 Bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repent-|-31 Which was the son of Melea, which was the ance, and begin not to say within yourselves, son of Menan, which was the son of Mattatha, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto which was the son of Nathan, which was the you, That God is able of these stones to raise son of David, up children unto Abraham.

32 Which was the son of Jesse, which was the 9 And now also the axe is laid unto the root of son of Obed, which was the son of Booz, which the trees: every tree therefore which bringeth was the son of Salmon, which was the son of not forth good fruit, is hewn down, and cast Naasson, into the fire.

33 Which was the son of Aminadab, which 10 And the people asked him, saying, What was the son of Arain, which was the son of Esshall we do then ?

rom, which was the son of Phares, which was 11 He answereth and saith unto them, He that the son of Juda, hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath 34 Which was the son of Jacob, which was none; and he that hath meat, let him do likewise. the son of Isaac, which was the son of Abraham,

12 Then came also publicans to be baptized, which was the son of Thara, which was the son and said unto him, Master, what shall we do? or Nachor,

13 And he said unto then, Exact no more than 35 Which was the son of Saruch, which was that which is appointed you.

the son of Ragau, which was the son of Phalec, 14. And the soldiers likewise demanded of him, which was the son of Hcber, which was the son saying, And what shall we do? And he said un-of Sala, to them, Do violence to no man, neither accuse 36 Which was the son of Cainan, which was any falsely; and be content with your wages. the son of Arphaxad, which was the son of Sem,

15 And as the people were in expectation, and which was the son of Noe, which was the son all men mused in their hearts of John, whether of Lamech, he were the Christ, or not;

37 Which was the son of Mathusala, which 16 Johu answered, saying unto them all, I in- was the son of Enoch, which was the son of deed baptize you with water; but one mightier Jared, which was the son of Maleleel, which than I cometh, the latchet of whose shoes I am was the son of Cainan, not worthy to unloose: he shall baptize you 38 Which was the son of Enos, which was with the lioly Ghost, and with fire:

the son of Seth, which was the son of Adam, 17 Whose fan is in his hand, and he will tho- which was the son of God. roughly punge his floor, and will gather the

CHAP. IV. wheat into his garner; but the chaff he will burn Christ's temptation and victory. with fire

ND Jesus being full Holy Ghost, reki preached he unto the people.

Spirit into the wilderness, 19 But Herod the tetrarch, being reproved byl. 2 Being forty days tempted of the devil. And hiin for Herodias his brother Philip's wife, and in those days he did eat nothing:, and when for all the evils which Herod had done, they were ended, hc afterward hungered. 20 Added yet this above all, that he shut up 3 And the devil said unto him, If thou be the John in prison.

Son of God, command this stone that it be made 21 Now, when all the people were baptized, it bread. came to pass, that Jesus also being baptized, 4 And Jesus answered him, saying, It is writand praying, the heaven was opened,

ten, That man shall not live by bread alone, 22 And the Holy Ghost descended in a bodily but by every word of God.

shape like a dove upon him, and a voice came 5 And the devil, taking him up into a high 1

from heaven, which said, Thou art niy beloved mountain, shewed unto him all the kingdoms Son; in thee I am well pleased.

of the world in a moment of time. 23 And Jesus himself began to be about thirty 6 And the devil said unto him, All this power f years of age, being (as was supposed) the son of will I give thee, and the glory of them : fór that Joge Wiwch was ise'sens of Matthat

, which was I give it.

is delivered unto me, and to whomsoever I will, the son of Levi, which was the son of Melchi, 7 If thou therefore wilt worship me, all shall which was the son of Janna, which was the son be thine. of Joseph,

8 And Jesus answered and said unto him, Get 25 Which was the son of Mattathias, which thee behind nie, Satan: for it is written, Thou was the son of Amos, which was the son of shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only Naum, which was the son of Esli, which was shalt thou serve. the son of Nagge,

9 And he brought him to Jerusalem, and set 26 Which was the son of Maath, which was him on a pinnacle of the temple, and said unto the son of Mattathias, which was the son of Se-hiin, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down inei, which was the son of Joseph, which was from hence. the son of Juda,

10 For it is written, He shall give his angels 27 Which was the son of Joanna, which was charge over thee, to keep thee: the son of Rhesa, which was the son of Zoroba- 11 And in their hands they shall bear thee up, bel, which was the son of Salathiel, which was lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone. the son of Neri,

12 And Jesus answering, said unto him, It is 28 Which was the son of Melchi, which was said Thou shalt

not tempt the Lord thy God.

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