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Luke 1:

Chapter 1:80 Verses

42 Luke

(Geneva 1587) .

42-1:1††††† Forasmuch as many haue taken in hand to set foorth the storie of those things, whereof we are fully persuaded,

42-1:2††††† As they haue deliuered them vnto vs, which from the beginning saw them their selues, & were ministers of ye word,

42-1:3††††† It seemed good also to me ( most noble Theophilus) assoone as I had searched out perfectly all things from the beginning, to write vnto thee thereof from point to point,

42-1:4††††† That thou mightest acknowledge the certaintie of those things, whereof thou hast bene instructed.

42-1:5††††† In the time of Herod King of Iudea, there was a certaine Priest named Zacharias, of the course of Abia: and his wife was of the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elisabet.

42-1:6††††† Both were iust before God, and walked in all the commandements and ordinances of the Lord, without reproofe.

42-1:7††††† And they had no childe, because that Elisabet was barren: and both were well stricken in age.

42-1:8††††† And it came to passe, as he executed the Priestes office before God, as his course came in order,

42-1:9††††† According to the custome of the Priests office, his lot was to burne incense, when he went into the Temple of the Lord.

42-1:10†††† And the whole multitude of the people were without in prayer, while the incense was burning.

42-1:11†††† Then appeared vnto him an Angel of the Lorde standing at the right side of the altar of incense.

42-1:12†††† And when Zacharias sawe him, he was troubled, and feare fell vpon him.

42-1:13†††† But the Angel saide vnto him, Feare not, Zacharias: for thy prayer is heard, and thy wise Elisabet shall beare thee a sonne, and thou shalt call his name Iohn.

42-1:14†††† And thou shalt haue ioy and gladnes, and many shall reioyce at his birth.

42-1:15†††† For he shalbe great in the sight of the Lord, and shall neither drinke wine, nor strong drinke: and he shalbe filled with the holy Ghost, euen from his mothers wombe.

42-1:16†††† And many of the children of Israel shall he turne to their Lord God.

42-1:17†††† For he shall goe before him in the spirite and power of Elias, to turne the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisedome of the iust men, to make ready a people prepared for the Lord.

42-1:18†††† Then Zacharias said vnto ye Angel, Whereby shall I knowe this? For I am an olde man, and my wife is of a great age.

42-1:19†††† And the Angell answered, and sayde vnto him, I am Gabriel that stand in the presence of God, and am sent to speake vnto thee, & to shew thee these good tidings.

42-1:20†††† And beholde, thou shalt be domme, & not be able to speake, vntill the day that these things be done, because thou beleeuedst not my words, which shalbe fulfilled in their season.

42-1:21†††† Now the people waited for Zacharias, and marueiled that he taried so long in the Temple.

42-1:22†††† And when hee came out, hee coulde not speake vnto them: then they perceiued that hee had seene a vision in the Temple: For he made signes vnto them, and remained domme.

42-1:23†††† And it came to passe, when the daies of his office were fulfilled, that he departed to his owne house.

42-1:24†††† And after those daies, his wife Elisabet conceiued, and hid her selfe fiue moneths, saying,

42-1:25†††† Thus hath the Lorde dealt with me, in the daies wherein he looked on me, to take from me my rebuke among men.

42-1:26†††† And in the sixth moneth, the Angell Gabriel was sent from God vnto a citie of Galile, named Nazareth,

42-1:27†††† To a virgin affianced to a man whose name was Ioseph, of the house of Dauid, & the virgins name was Marie.

42-1:28†††† And the Angel went in vnto her, and said, Haile thou that art freely beloued: the Lorde is with thee: blessed art thou among women.

42-1:29†††† And when she saw him, she was troubled at his saying, and thought what maner of salutation that should be.

42-1:30†††† Then the Angel saide vnto her, Feare not, Marie: for thou hast found fauour with God.

42-1:31†††† For loe, thou shalt conceiue in thy wobe, and beare a sonne, and shalt call his name Iesus.

42-1:32†††† He shall be great, and shall be called the Sonne of the most High, and the Lorde God shall giue vnto him the throne of his father Dauid.

42-1:33†††† And hee shall reigne ouer the house of Iacob for euer, and of his kingdome shall bee none ende.

42-1:34†††† Then sayde Marie vnto the Angel, How shall this be, seeing I knowe not man?

42-1:35†††† And the Angel answered, & said vnto her, The holy Ghost shall come vpon thee, and the power of the most High shall ouershadowe thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall bee borne of thee, shall be called the Sonne of God.

42-1:36†††† And behold, thy cousin Elisabet, she hath also conceiued a sonne in her olde age: and this is her sixt moneth, which was called barren.

42-1:37†††† For with God shall nothing be vnpossible.

42-1:38†††† Then Marie said, Behold the seruant of the Lord: be it vnto me according to thy woorde. So the Angel departed from her.

42-1:39†††† And Marie arose in those daies, & went into ye hil countrey with hast to a citie of Iuda,

42-1:40†††† And entred into the house of Zacharias, and saluted Elisabet.

42-1:41†††† And it came to passe, as Elisabet heard the salutation of Marie, the babe sprang in her bellie, and Elisabet was filled with the holy Ghost.

42-1:42†††† And she cried with a loud voice, and saide, Blessed art thou among women, because the fruit of thy wombe is blessed.

42-1:43†††† And whence commeth this to mee, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?

42-1:44†††† For loe, assoone as the voice of thy salutation sounded in mine eares, the babe sprang in my bellie for ioye,

42-1:45†††† And blessed is shee that beleeued: for those things shall be perfourmed, which were tolde her from the Lord.

42-1:46†††† Then Marie sayde, My soule magnifieth the Lorde,

42-1:47†††† And my spirite reioyceth in God my Sauiour.

42-1:48†††† For hee hath looked on the poore degree of his seruaunt: for beholde, from henceforth shall all ages call me blessed,

42-1:49†††† Because hee that is mightie, hath done for me great things, and holy is his Name.

42-1:50†††† And his mercie is from generation to generation on them that feare him.

42-1:51†††† Hee hath shewed strength with his arme: hee hath scattered the proude in the imagination of their hearts.

42-1:52†††† Hee hath put downe the mighty from their seates, and exalted them of lowe degree.

42-1:53†††† Hee hath filled the hungrie with good things, and sent away the rich emptie.

42-1:54†††† Hee hath vpholden Israel his seruaunt to be mindefull of his mercie

42-1:55†††† ( As hee hath spoken to our fathers, to wit, to Abraham, and his seede) for euer.

42-1:56†††† And Marie abode with her about three moneths: after, shee returned to her owne house.

42-1:57†††† Nowe Elisabets time was fulfilled, that shee should be deliuered, and shee brought foorth a sonne.

42-1:58†††† And her neighbours, and cousins heard tell howe the Lorde had shewed his great mercie vpon her, and they reioyced with her.

42-1:59†††† And it was so that on the eight day they came to circumcise the babe, and called him Zacharias after the name of his father.

42-1:60†††† But his mother answered, and saide, Not so, but he shalbe called Iohn.

42-1:61†††† And they saide vnto her, There is none of thy kindred, that is named with this name.

42-1:62†††† Then they made signes to his father, howe he would haue him called.

42-1:63†††† So hee asked for writing tables, and wrote, saying, His name is Iohn, and they marueiled all.

42-1:64†††† And his mouth was opened immediately, and his tongue, and he spake and praised God.

42-1:65†††† Then feare came on all them that dwelt neere vnto them, and all these woordes were noised abroade throughout all the hill countrey of Iudea.

42-1:66†††† And al they that heard them, laid them vp in their hearts, saying, What maner childe shall this be! and the hand of the Lord was with him.

42-1:67†††† Then his father Zacharias was filled with the holy Ghost, and prophesied, saying,

42-1:68†††† Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, because he hath visited and redeemed his people,

42-1:69†††† And hath raised vp the horne of saluation vnto vs, in the house of his seruant Dauid,

42-1:70†††† As he spake by ye mouth of his holy Prophets, which were since the world began, saying,

42-1:71†††† That he would sende vs deliuerance fro our enemies, and from the hands of all that hate vs,

42-1:72†††† That he might shewe mercie towards our fathers, and remember his holy couenant,

42-1:73†††† And the othe which he sware to our father Abraham.

42-1:74†††† Which was, that he would graunt vnto vs, that we being deliuered out of the handes of our enemies, should serue him without feare,

42-1:75†††† All the daies of our life, in holinesse and righteousnesse before him.

42-1:76†††† And thou, babe, shalt be called the Prophet of the most High: for thou shalt goe before the face of the Lord, to prepare his waies,

42-1:77†††† And to giue knowledge of saluation vnto his people, by the remission of their sinnes,

42-1:78†††† Through ye tender mercy of our God, wherby the day spring from an hie hath visited vs,

42-1:79†††† To giue light to them that sit in darknes, and in the shadow of death, & to guide our feete into the way of peace.

42-1:80†††† And the childe grewe, and waxed strong in spirit, and was in the wildernesse, til the day came that he should shewe him selfe vnto Israel.

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Luke 2:

Chapter 2:52 Verses

42 Luke

(Geneva 1587) .

42-2:1††††† And it came to passe in those daies, that there came a decree from Augustus Cesar, that all the world should be taxed.

42-2:2††††† (This first taxing was made when Cyrenius was gouernour of Syria.)

42-2:3††††† Therefore went all to be taxed, euery man to his owne Citie.

42-2:4††††† And Ioseph also went vp from Galile out of a citie called Nazareth, into Iudea, vnto the citie of Dauid, which is called Beth-leem (because he was of the house and linage of Dauid,)

42-2:5††††† To bee taxed with Marie that was giuen him to wife, which was with childe.

42-2:6††††† And so it was, that while they were there, the daies were accomplished that shee shoulde be deliuered,

42-2:7††††† And she brought foorth her first begotten sonne, and wrapped him in swadling clothes, and laide him in a cratch, because there was no roome for them in the ynne.

42-2:8††††† And there were in the same countrey shepheards, abiding in the fielde, and keeping watch by night ouer their flocke.

42-2:9††††† And loe, the Angel of the Lord came vpon them, and the glorie of the Lord shone about them, and they were sore afraide.

42-2:10†††† Then the Angel saide vnto them, Be not afraid: for behold, I bring you glad tidings of great ioy, that shalbe to all the people,

42-2:11†††† That is, that vnto you is borne this day in the citie of Dauid, a Sauiour, which is Christ the Lorde.

42-2:12†††† And this shalbe a signe to you, Yee shall finde the babe swadled, and laid in a cratch.

42-2:13†††† And straightway there was with the Angel a multitude of heauenly souldiers, praising God, and saying,

42-2:14†††† Glory be to God in the high heauens, and peace in earth, and towards men good will.

42-2:15†††† And it came to passe whe the Angels were gone away from them into heauen, that the shepheards sayde one to another, Let vs goe then vnto Beth-leem, and see this thing that is come to passe which the Lord hath shewed vnto vs.

42-2:16†††† So they came with haste, and founde both Marie and Ioseph, & the babe laid in the cratch.

42-2:17†††† And when they had seene it, they published abroade the thing, that was tolde them of that childe.

42-2:18†††† And all that heard it, wondred at ye things which were tolde them of the shepheards.

42-2:19†††† But Mary kept all those sayings, and pondred them in her heart.

42-2:20†††† And the shepheardes returned glorifiyng and praising God, for all that they had heard and seene as it was spoken vnto them.

42-2:21†††† And when the eight daies were accomplished, that they shoulde circumcise the childe, his name was then called Iesus, which was named of the Angell, before he was conceiued in the wombe.

42-2:22†††† And when the daies of her purification after the Lawe of Moses were accomplished, they brought him to Hierusalem, to present him to the Lord,

42-2:23†††† (As it is written in the Lawe of the Lorde, Euery man childe that first openeth ye wombe, shalbe called holy to the Lord)

42-2:24†††† And to giue an oblation, as it is commanded in the Lawe of the Lorde, a paire of turtle doues, or two yong pigeons.

42-2:25†††† And behold, there was a man in Hierusalem, whose name was Simeon: this man was iust, and feared God, and waited for the consolation of Israel, and the holy Ghost was vpon him.

42-2:26†††† And it was declared to him from God by the holy Ghost, that he shoulde not see death, before he had seene that Anointed of the Lord.

42-2:27†††† And he came by the motion of the spirit into the Temple, and when the parents brought in the babe Iesus, to do for him after the custome of the Lawe,

42-2:28†††† Then hee tooke him in his armes, and praised God, and sayd,

42-2:29†††† Lorde, nowe lettest thou thy seruaunt depart in peace, according to thy woorde,

42-2:30†††† For mine eyes haue seene thy saluation,

42-2:31†††† Which thou hast prepared before the face of all people,

42-2:32†††† A light to be reueiled to the Gentiles, and the glory of thy people Israel.

42-2:33†††† And Ioseph and his mother marueiled at those things, which were spoken touching him.

42-2:34†††† And Simeon blessed them, and saide vnto Mary his mother, Beholde, this childe is appointed for the fall and rising againe of many in Israel, and for a signe which shalbe spoken against,

42-2:35†††† (Yea and a sworde shall pearce through thy soule) that the thoughts of many heartes may be opened.

42-2:36†††† And there was a Prophetesse, one Anna the daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe of Aser, which was of a great age, after she had liued with an husband seuen yeeres from her virginitie:

42-2:37†††† And she was widowe about foure score and foure yeeres, and went not out of the Temple, but serued God with fastings & prayers, night and day.

42-2:38†††† She then coming at the same instant vpon them, confessed likewise the Lord, & spake of him to all that looked for redemption in Hierusalem.

42-2:39†††† And when they had performed all thinges according to the lawe of the Lorde, they returned into Galile to their owne citie Nazareth.

42-2:40†††† And the childe grewe, and waxed strong in Spirit, and was filled with wisedome, and the grace of God was with him.

42-2:41†††† Nowe his parents went to Hierusalem euery yeere, at the feast of the Passeouer.

42-2:42†††† And when hee was twelue yeere olde, and they were come vp to Hierusalem, after the custome of the feast,

42-2:43†††† And had finished the dayes thereof, as they returned, the childe Iesus remained in Hierusalem, and Ioseph knew not, nor his mother,

42-2:44†††† But they supposing, that he had bene in the company, went a dayes iourney, and sought him among their kinsfolke, and acquaintance.

42-2:45†††† And when they found him not, they turned backe to Hierusalem, and sought him.

42-2:46†††† And it came to passe three dayes after, that they found him in the Temple, sitting in the mids of the doctours, both hearing them, and asking them questions:

42-2:47†††† And all that heard him, were astonied at his vnderstanding and answeres.

42-2:48†††† So when they sawe him, they were amased, and his mother said vnto him, Sonne, why hast thou thus dealt with vs? beholde, thy father and I haue sought thee with very heauie hearts.

42-2:49†††† Then said he vnto them, Howe is it that ye sought me? knewe ye not that I must goe about my Fathers busines?

42-2:50†††† But they vnderstoode not the word that he spake to them.

42-2:51†††† Then hee went downe with them, and came to Nazareth, and was subiect to them: and his mother kept all these sayings in her heart.

42-2:52†††† And Iesus increased in wisedome, and stature, and in fauour with God and men.

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Luke 3:

Chapter 3:38 Verses

42 Luke

(Geneva 1587) .

42-3:1††††† Nowe in the fifteenth yeere of the reigne of Tiberius Cśsar, Pontius Pilate being gouernour of Iudea, and Herod being Tetrarch of Galile, and his brother Philip Tetrarch of Iturea, and of the countrey of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the Tetrarch of Abilene,

42-3:2††††† ( When Annas and Caiaphas were the hie Priestes) the worde of God came vnto Iohn, the sonne of Zacharias in the wildernes.

42-3:3††††† And hee came into all the coastes about Iordan, preaching the baptisme of repentance for the remission of sinnes,

42-3:4††††† As it is written in the booke of the sayings of Esaias the Prophet, which saith, The voyce of him that crieth in the wildernes is, Prepare ye the way of the Lord: make his paths straight.

42-3:5††††† Euery valley shalbe filled, and euery mountaine and hill shall be brought lowe, and crooked things shalbe made straight, and the rough wayes shalbe made smoothe.

42-3:6††††† And all flesh shall see the saluation of God.

42-3:7††††† Then said he to the people that were come out to be baptized of him, O generations of vipers, who hath forewarned you to flee from the wrath to come?

42-3:8††††† Bring foorth therefore fruites worthy amendement of life, and beginne not to say with your selues, We haue Abraham to our father: for I say vnto you, that God is able of these stones to raise vp children vnto Abraham.

42-3:9††††† Nowe also is the axe layed vnto the roote of the trees: therefore euery tree which bringeth not foorth good fruite, shalbe hewen downe, and cast into the fire.

42-3:10†††† Then the people asked him, saying, What shall we doe then?

42-3:11†††† And he answered, and said vnto them, He that hath two coates, let him part with him that hath none: and hee that hath meate, let him doe likewise.

42-3:12†††† Then came there Publicanes also to bee baptized, and saide vnto him, Master, what shall we doe?

42-3:13†††† And hee saide vnto them, Require no more then that which is appointed vnto you.

42-3:14†††† The souldiers likewise demaunded of him, saying, And what shall we doe? And he saide vnto them, Doe violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely, and be content with your wages.

42-3:15†††† As the people waited, and all men mused in their heartes of Iohn, if he were not that Christ,

42-3:16†††† Iohn answered, and saide to them all, In deede I baptize you with water, but one stronger then I, commeth, whose shoes latchet I am not worthy to vnloose: hee will baptize you with the holy Ghost, and with fire.

42-3:17†††† Whose fanne is in his hande, and hee will make cleane his floore, and will gather the wheate into his garner, but the chaffe will hee burne vp with fire that neuer shalbe quenched.

42-3:18†††† Thus then exhorting with many other things, he preached vnto the people.

42-3:19†††† But when Herod the Tetrarch was rebuked of him, for Herodias his brother Philips wife, and for all the euils which Herod had done,

42-3:20†††† He added yet this aboue all, that he shut vp Iohn in prison.

42-3:21†††† Nowe it came to passe, as all the people were baptized, and that Iesus was baptized and did pray, that the heauen was opened:

42-3:22†††† And the holy Ghost came downe in a bodily shape like a doue, vpon him, and there was a voyce from heauen, saying, Thou art my beloued Sonne: in thee I am well pleased.

42-3:23†††† And Iesus himselfe began to bee about thirtie yeere of age, being as men supposed the sonne of Ioseph, which was the sonne of Eli,

42-3:24†††† The sonne of Matthat, the sonne of Leui, the sonne of Melchi, the sonne of Ianna, the sonne of Ioseph,

42-3:25†††† The sonne of Mattathias, the sonne of Amos, the sonne of Naum, the sonne of Esli, the sonne of Nagge,

42-3:26†††† The sonne of Maath, the sonne of Mattathias, the sonne of Semei, the sonne of Ioseph, the sonne of Iuda,

42-3:27†††† The sonne of Ioanna, the sonne of Rhesa, the sonne of Zorobabel, the sonne of Salathiel, the sonne of Neri,

42-3:28†††† The sonne of Melchi, the sonne of Addi, the sonne of Cosam, the sonne of Elmodam, the sonne of Er,

42-3:29†††† The sonne of Iose, the sonne of Eliezer, the sonne of Iorim, the sonne of Matthat, the son of Leui,

42-3:30†††† The sonne of Simeon, the sonne of Iuda, the sonne of Ioseph, the sonne of Ionan, the sonne of Eliacim,

42-3:31†††† The sonne of Melea, the sonne of Mainan, the sonne of Mattatha, the sonne of Nathan, the sonne of Dauid,

42-3:32†††† The sonne of Iesse, the sonne of Obed, the sonne of Booz, the sonne of Salmon, the sonne of Naasson,

42-3:33†††† The sonne of Aminadab, the sonne of Aram, the sonne of Esrom, the sonne of Phares, the sonne of Iuda,

42-3:34†††† The sonne of Iacob, the sonne of Isaac, the sonne of Abraham, the sonne of Thara, the sonne of Nachor,

42-3:35†††† The sonne of Saruch, the sonne of Ragau, the sonne of Phalec, the sonne of Eber, the sonne of Sala,

42-3:36†††† The sonne of Cainan, the sonne of Arphaxad, the sonne of Sem, the sonne of Noe, the sonne of Lamech,

42-3:37†††† The sonne of Mathusala, the sonne of Enoch, the sonne of Iared, the sonne of Maleleel, the sonne of Cainan,

42-3:38†††† The sonne of Enos, the sonne of Seth, the sonne of Adam, the sonne of God.

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Luke 4:

Chapter 4:44 Verses

42 Luke

(Geneva 1587) .

42-4:1††††† And Iesus full of the holy Ghost returned from Iordan, and was led by that Spirit into the wildernes,

42-4:2††††† And was there fourtie dayes tempted of the deuil, & in those dayes he did eate nothing: but when they were ended, he afterward was hungry.

42-4:3††††† Then the deuil saide vnto him, If thou be the Sonne of God, commaunde this stone that it be made bread.

42-4:4††††† But Iesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not liue by bread only, but by euery word of God.

42-4:5††††† Then the deuill tooke him vp into an high mountaine, and shewed him all the kingdomes of the world, in the twinkeling of an eye.

42-4:6††††† And the deuill saide vnto him, All this power will I giue thee, and the glory of those kingdomes: for that is deliuered to mee: and to whomsoeuer I will, I giue it.

42-4:7††††† If thou therefore wilt worship mee, they shalbe all thine.

42-4:8††††† But Iesus answered him, and saide, Hence from mee, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lorde thy God, and him alone thou shalt serue.

42-4:9††††† Then hee brought him to Hierusalem, and set him on a pinacle of the Temple, and said vnto him, If thou be the Sonne of God, cast thy selfe downe from hence,

42-4:10†††† For it is written, That hee will giue his Angels charge ouer thee to keepe thee:

42-4:11†††† And with their handes they shall lift thee vp, least at any time thou shouldest dash thy foote against a stone.

42-4:12†††† And Iesus answered, and said vnto him, It is said, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.

42-4:13†††† And when the deuil had ended all the tentation, he departed from him for a litle season.

42-4:14†††† And Iesus returned by the power of the spirite into Galile: and there went a fame of him throughout all the region round about.

42-4:15†††† For he taught in their Synagogues, and was honoured of all men.

42-4:16†††† And hee came to Nazareth where hee had bene brought vp, and (as his custome was) went into the Synagogue on the Sabbath day, and stoode vp to reade.

42-4:17†††† And there was deliuered vnto him the booke of the Prophet Esaias: and when hee had opened the booke, hee founde the place, where it was written,

42-4:18†††† The Spirit of the Lorde is vpon mee, because he hath anoynted me, that I should preach the Gospel to the poore: he hath sent mee, that I should heale the broken hearted, that I should preach deliuerance to the captiues, and recouering of sight to the blinde, that I should set at libertie them that are bruised:

42-4:19†††† And that I should preache the acceptable yeere of the Lord.

42-4:20†††† And hee closed the booke, and gaue it againe to the minister, and sate downe: and the eyes of all that were in the Synagogue were fastened on him.

42-4:21†††† Then he began to say vnto them, This day is the Scripture fulfilled in your eares.

42-4:22†††† And all bare him witnes, and wondered at the gracious wordes, which proceeded out of his mouth, and said, Is not this Iosephs sonne?

42-4:23†††† Then he said vnto them, Ye will surely say vnto mee this prouerbe, Physician, heale thy selfe: whatsoeuer we haue heard done in Capernaum, doe it here likewise in thine owne countrey.

42-4:24†††† And he saide, Verely I say vnto you, No Prophet is accepted in his owne countrey.

42-4:25†††† But I tell you of a trueth, many widowes were in Israel in the dayes of Elias, when heauen was shut three yeres and sixe moneths, when great famine was throughout all the land:

42-4:26†††† But vnto none of them was Elias sent, saue into Sarepta, a citie of Sidon, vnto a certaine widowe.

42-4:27†††† Also many lepers were in Israel, in the time of Eliseus the Prophet: yet none of them was made cleane, sauing Naaman the Syrian.

42-4:28†††† Then all that were in the Synagogue, when they heard it, were filled with wrath,

42-4:29†††† And rose vp, and thrust him out of the citie, and led him vnto the edge of the hil, whereon their citie was built, to cast him downe headlong.

42-4:30†††† But he passed through the middes of them, and went his way,

42-4:31†††† And came downe into Capernaum a citie of Galile, and there taught them on the Sabbath dayes.

42-4:32†††† And they were astonied at his doctrine: for his worde was with authoritie.

42-4:33†††† And in the Synagogue there was a man which had a spirit of an vncleane deuill, which cryed with a loude voyce,

42-4:34†††† Saying, Oh, what haue we to doe with thee, thou Iesus of Nazareth? art thou come to destroy vs? I know who thou art, euen the holy one of God.

42-4:35†††† And Iesus rebuked him, saying, Holde thy peace, and come out of him. Then the deuill throwing him in the middes of them, came out of him, and hurt him nothing at all.

42-4:36†††† So feare came on them all, and they spake among themselues, saying, What thing is this: for with authoritie and power he commaundeth the foule spirits, and they come out?

42-4:37†††† And ye fame of him spred abroad throughout all the places of the countrey round about.

42-4:38†††† And he rose vp, and came out of the Synagogue, and entred into Simons house; Simons wiues mother was taken with a great feuer, and they required him for her.

42-4:39†††† Then he stoode ouer her, and rebuked the feuer, and it left her, and immediatly she arose, and ministred vnto them.

42-4:40†††† Now at the sunne setting, all they that had sicke folkes of diuers diseases, brought them vnto him, and he layd his hands on euery one of them, and healed them.

42-4:41†††† And deuils also came out of many, crying, and saying, Thou art that Christ that Sonne of God: but he rebuked them, and suffered them not to say that they knewe him to be that Christ.

42-4:42†††† And when it was day, he departed, and went foorth into a desart place, and the people sought him, and came to him, and kept him that he should not depart from them.

42-4:43†††† But he sayd vnto them, Surely I must also preach the kingdome of God to other cities: for therefore am I sent.

42-4:44†††† And hee preached in the Synagogues of Galile.

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Luke 5:

Chapter 5:39 Verses

42 Luke

(Geneva 1587) .

42-5:1††††† Then it came to passe, as the people preassed vpon him to heare the word of God, that he stoode by the lake of Gennesaret,

42-5:2††††† And sawe two shippes stand by the lakes side, but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nettes.

42-5:3††††† And he entred into one of the ships, which was Simons, & required him that he would thrust off a litle from the land: and he sate downe, and taught the people out of the ship.

42-5:4††††† Now when he had left speaking, he sayd vnto Simon, Lanch out into the deepe, and let downe your nettes to make a draught.

42-5:5††††† Then Simon answered, and sayd vnto him, Master, we haue trauailed sore all night, & haue taken nothing: neuerthelesse at thy worde I will let downe the net.

42-5:6††††† And when they had so done, they enclosed a great multitude of fishes, so that their net brake.

42-5:7††††† And they beckened to their parteners, which were in the other ship, that they shoulde come and helpe them, who came then, and filled both the ships, that they did sinke.

42-5:8††††† Now when Simon Peter saw it, he fel down at Iesus knees, saying, Lord, go from me: for I am a sinfull man.

42-5:9††††† For he was vtterly astonied, and all that were with him, for the draught of fishes which they tooke.

42-5:10†††† And so was also Iames & Iohn the sonnes of Zebedeus, which were companions with Simon. Then Iesus sayde vnto Simon, Feare not: from henceforth thou shalt catch men.

42-5:11†††† And when they had brought the ships to land, they forsooke all, and followed him.

42-5:12†††† Nowe it came to passe, as he was in a certaine citie, beholde, there was a man full of leprosie, and when he sawe Iesus, he fell on his face, and besought him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me cleane.

42-5:13†††† So he stretched forth his hand, & touched him, saying, I will, be thou cleane; immediately the leprosie departed from him.

42-5:14†††† And he commaunded him that hee should tell it no man: but Go, sayth he, and shew thy selfe to the Priest, and offer for thy clensing, as Moses hath commanded, for a witnes vnto them.

42-5:15†††† But so much more went there a fame abroad of him, and great multitudes came together to heare, and to be healed of him of their infirmities.

42-5:16†††† But he kept himselfe apart in the wildernes, and prayed.

42-5:17†††† And it came to passe, on a certaine day, as he was teaching, that the Pharises & doctours of the Law sate by, which were come out of euery towne of Galile, & Iudea, and Hierusalem, & the power of the Lord was in him to heale them.

42-5:18†††† Then beholde, men brought a man lying in a bed, which was taken with a palsie, and they sought meanes to bring him in, and to lay him before him.

42-5:19†††† And when they could not finde by what way they might bring him in, because of the preasse, they went vp on the house, and let him downe through the tyling, bed and all, in the middes before Iesus.

42-5:20†††† And when he sawe their faith, he sayd vnto him, Man, thy sinnes are forgiuen thee.

42-5:21†††† Then the Scribes & the Pharises began to reason, saying, Who is this that speaketh blasphemies? who can forgiue sinnes, but God onely?

42-5:22†††† But when Iesus perceiued their reasoning, he answered, and sayd vnto them, What reason ye in your hearts?

42-5:23†††† Whether is easier to say, Thy sinnes are forgiuen thee, or to say, Rise and walke?

42-5:24†††† But that ye may know that that Sonne of man hath authoritie to forgiue sinnes in earth, (he sayd vnto the sicke of the palsie) I say to thee, Arise: take vp thy bed, and goe to thine house.

42-5:25†††† And immediatly he rose vp before them, and tooke vp his bed whereon he lay, and departed to his owne house, praysing God.

42-5:26†††† And they were all amased, & praysed God, and were filled with feare, saying, Doutlesse we haue seene strange things to day.

42-5:27†††† And after that, he went foorth and sawe a Publicane named Leui, sitting at the receite of custome, and sayd vnto him, Follow me.

42-5:28†††† And he left all, rose vp, and folowed him.

42-5:29†††† Then Leui made him a great feast in his owne house, where there was a great company of Publicanes, and of other that sate at table with them.

42-5:30†††† But they that were Scribes and Pharises among them, murmured against his disciples, saying, Why eate ye and drinke ye with Publicanes and sinners?

42-5:31†††† Then Iesus answered, and sayd vnto them, They that are whole, neede not the Physician, but they that are sicke.

42-5:32†††† I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.

42-5:33†††† Then they said vnto him, Why do the disciples of Iohn fast often, & pray, & the disciples of the Pharises also, but thine eate and drinke?

42-5:34†††† And he said vnto them, Can ye make the children of the wedding chamber to fast, as long as the bridegrome is with them?

42-5:35†††† But the dayes will come, euen when the bridegrome shalbe taken away from them: then shall they fast in those dayes.

42-5:36†††† Againe he spake also vnto them a parable, No man putteth a piece of a newe garment into an olde vesture: for then the newe renteth it, and the piece taken out of the newe, agreeth not with the olde.

42-5:37†††† Also no man powreth newe wine into olde vessels: for then ye new wine wil breake the vessels, and it will runne out, and the vessels will perish:

42-5:38†††† But newe wine must be powred into newe vessels: so both are preserued.

42-5:39†††† Also no man that drinketh olde wine, straightway desireth newe: for he sayth, The olde is more profitable.

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Luke 6:

Chapter 6:49 Verses

42 Luke

(Geneva 1587) .

42-6:1††††† And it came to passe on a second solemne Sabbath, that hee went through the corne fieldes, and his disciples plucked the eares of corne, and did eate, and rub them in their hands.

42-6:2††††† And certaine of the Pharises sayde vnto them, Why doe ye that which is not lawfull to doe on the Sabbath dayes?

42-6:3††††† Then Iesus answered them, and said, Haue ye not read this, that Dauid did when he himselfe was an hungred, and they which were with him,

42-6:4††††† Howe he went into the house of God, and tooke, and ate the shewbread, and gaue also to them which were with him, which was not lawful to eate, but for the Priests onely?

42-6:5††††† And he sayd vnto them, The Sonne of man is Lord also of the Sabbath day.

42-6:6††††† It came to passe also on another Sabbath, that hee entred into the Synagogue, and taught, and there was a man, whose right hand was dryed vp.

42-6:7††††† And the Scribes & Pharises watched him, whether he would heale on the Sabbath day, that they might finde an accusation against him.

42-6:8††††† But he knew their thoughts, and sayd to the man which had the withered hand, Arise, and stand vp in the middes; hee arose, and stoode vp.

42-6:9††††† Then sayd Iesus vnto them, I will aske you a question, Whether is it lawfull on the Sabbath dayes to doe good, or to doe euill? to saue life, or to destroy?

42-6:10†††† And he behelde them all in compasse, and sayd vnto the man, Stretch forth thine hand; he did so, and his hand was restored againe, as whole as the other.

42-6:11†††† Then they were filled full of madnes, and communed one with another, what they might doe to Iesus.

42-6:12†††† And it came to passe in those dayes, that he went into a mountaine to praye, & spent the night in prayer to God.

42-6:13†††† And when it was day, he called his disciples, and of them he chose twelue which also he called Apostles.

42-6:14†††† (Simon whome he named also Peter, and Andrewe his brother, Iames and Iohn, Philippe and Bartlemewe:

42-6:15†††† Matthewe and Thomas: Iames the sonne of Alpheus, and Simon called Zelous,

42-6:16†††† Iudas Iames brother, and Iudas Iscariot, which also was the traitour.)

42-6:17†††† Then he came downe with them, & stood in a plaine place, with the company of his disciples, and a great