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 [Arabic, p. 150] 27172717 Matt. xxi. 14.And when Jesus entered the temple, they brought unto him blind and  lame: and he healed them. 27182718 Matt. xxi. 15.But when the chief priests and the Pharisees saw the wonders that he did, and the children that were crying in the temple and  saying, Praise be to the Son of David: it distressed them, 27192719 Matt. xxi. 16.and they said, Hearest thou not what these say? Jesus said unto them, Yea: did ye not read long ago, From  the mouths of children and infants thou hast chosen my praise? 27202720 John xii. 19.And the Pharisees said one to another, Behold, do ye not see that nothing availeth us? for lo, the whole world hath followed him.
 27212721 John xii. 20.And there were among them certain Gentiles also, which had come up to worship  at the feast: 27222722 John xii. 21.these therefore came to Philip, who was of Bethsaida of Galilee,  and asked him, and said unto him, My lord, we wish to see Jesus. 27232723 John xii. 22.And Philip  came and told Andrew: and Andrew and Philip told Jesus. 27242724 John xii. 23.And Jesus answered and said unto them, The hour is come nigh, in which the Son of man is to be glorified.  27252725 John xii. 24.Verily, verily, I say unto you, A grain of wheat, if it fall not and die in the  earth, remaineth alone; but if it die, it beareth much fruit. 27262726 John xii. 25.He that loveth his life27272727 Or, soul; or, self. destroyeth it; and he that hateth his life27282728 Or, soul; or, self. in this world shall keep it unto the life eternal.  27292729 John xii. 26.If a man serve me, he will follow me; and where I am, there shall my servant be  also: and whosoever serveth me, the Father will honour him. 27302730 John xii. 27.Now is my soul troubled: [Arabic, p. 151] and what shall I say? My Father, deliver me from this hour. But  for this cause came I unto this hour. 27312731 John xii. 28.My Father, glorify thy name. And a  voice was heard from heaven, I have glorified it, and shall glorify it. 27322732 John xii. 29.And the multitude that were standing heard, and said, This is thunder: and others said, An  angel speaketh to him. 27332733 John xii. 30.Jesus answered and said unto them, Not because of me  was this voice, but because of you. 27342734 John xii. 31.Now is the judgement of this world; and the  prince of this world shall now be cast forth. 27352735 John xii. 32.And I, when I am lifted up from the  earth, shall draw every man unto me. 27362736 John xii. 33.This he said, that he might shew by what  manner of death he should die. 27372737 John xii. 34.The multitudes said unto him, We have heard out of the law that the Messiah abideth for ever: how then sayest thou, that the Son of  man is to be lifted up? who is this, the Son of man? 27382738 John xii. 35.Jesus said unto them, Another little while is the light with you. Walk so long as ye have light, lest the darkness overtake you; for he that walketh in the darkness knoweth not whither he goeth.  27392739 John xii. 36.So long as ye have light, believe the light, that ye may be the children of the light.
 27402740 Luke xvii. 20.And when certain of the Pharisees asked of Jesus, when the kingdom of God should come, he answered and said unto them, The kingdom of God cometh not  with expectation: 27412741 Luke xvii. 21.neither shall they say, Lo, it is here! nor, Lo, it is there! for the kingdom of God is within you.
 27422742 Luke xxi. 37.And in the daytime he was teaching in the temple; and at night he used to go  out, and pass the night in the mount called the mount of Olives. 27432743 Luke xxi. 38.And all the people came27442744 i.e., used to come. to him in the morning in the temple, to hear his word.
[26, 27] 27452745 Matt. xxiii. 1.Then spake Jesus unto the multitudes and his disciples, and said unto them, 27462746 Matt. xxiii. 2.On  [Arabic, p. 152] the seat of Moses are seated the scribes and Pharisees: 27472747 Matt. xxiii. 3.everything that they say unto you now to keep, keep and do: but according to their deeds  do ye not; for they say, and do not. 27482748 Matt. xxiii. 4.And they bind heavy burdens, and lay them on the shoulders of the people; while they with one of their fingers will not come [30, 31] near27492749 Or, touch. them. 27502750 Matt. xxiii. 5a.But all their deeds they do to make a shew before men. 27512751 Mark xii. 37b.And all the multitude were hearing that with pleasure.
 27522752 Mark xii. 38.And in the course of his teaching he said unto them, Guard yourselves from the  scribes, who desire to walk in robes, 27532753 Mark xii. 39.and love salutation in the marketplaces, and sitting in the highest places of the synagogues, and at feasts in the highest parts of  the rooms: 27542754 Matt. xxiii. 5b.and they broaden their amulets, and lengthen the cords of their cloaks,  27552755 Matt. xxiii. 7b.and love that they should be called by men, My master, 27562756 Mark xii. 40.and devour widows’ houses, because27572757 The Syriac word means on the pretext of as well as because of (cf. § 50, 11, note). of their prolonging their prayers; these then shall receive greater judgement.  27582758 Matt. xxiii. 8.But ye, be ye not called masters:27592759 This word is not spelled in the ordinary way. Doubtless we should supply two diacritical points and read, with the Syriac versions, My master. for your master is one; all ye are brethren.  27602760 Matt. xxiii. 9.Call not then to yourselves any one27612761 cf. Peshitta. father on earth: for your Father is one, who is  in heaven. 27622762 Matt. xxiii. 10.And be not called directors: for your director is one, even the Messiah. [39, 40] 27632763 Matt. xxiii. 11.He that is great among you shall be unto you a minister. 27642764 Matt. xxiii. 12.Whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and whosoever shall abase himself shall be exalted.
 27662766 Matt. xxiii. 14.Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye devour widows’ houses, because27672767 Syriac, same as in § 40, 35; Arabic different. of your prolonging your prayers: for this reason then ye shall receive greater judgement.
 [Arabic, p. 153] 27692769 Luke xi. 52a.Woe unto you that know the law! for ye concealed the keys of knowledge: 27702770 Matt. xxiii. 13b.ye enter not, and those that are entering ye suffer not to enter.
 27712771 Matt. xxiii. 15.Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because27722772 Adopting the reading of Borg. ms. (cf. next verse). ye compass land and sea to draw27732773 Perhaps this reading is due to the easy confusion of d and r in Syriac; but it might also conceivably be a corruption of the Arabic word in the next clause. It occurs also in the text of Ibn-at-Tayyib’s Commentary. one proselyte; and when he is become so, ye make him a son of hell twice as much27742774 Doubtless the Arabic word should be read as a monosyllable, as in Ibn-at-Tayyib’s Commentary. as yourselves.
 27752775 Matt. xxiii. 16.Woe unto you, ye blind guides! because ye say, Whosoever sweareth by the temple, it is nothing; but whosoever sweareth by the gold that is in the temple,  shall be condemned.27762776 See § 10, 13. 27772777 Matt. xxiii. 17.Ye blind foolish ones: which is greater, the gold, or the  temple which sanctifieth the gold? 27782778 Matt. xxiii. 18.And, Whosoever sweareth by the altar, it is nothing; but whosoever sweareth by the offering that is upon it, shall be condemned.27792779 See § 10, 13.  27802780 Matt. xxiii. 19.Ye blind foolish ones: which is greater, the offering, or the altar which sanctifieth  the offering? 27812781 Matt. xxiii. 20.Whosoever then sweareth by the altar, hath sworn by it, and by all  that is upon it. 27822782 Matt. xxiii. 21.And whosoever sweareth by the temple, hath sworn by it, and by  him that is dwelling in it. 27832783 Matt. xxiii. 22.And whosoever sweareth by heaven, hath sworn by the throne of God, and by him that sitteth upon it.
 27842784 Matt. xxiii. 23.Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye tithe mint and rue and dill and cummin and all herbs, and ye leave the important matters of the law, judgement, and mercy, and faith, and the love of God: this ought ye to do, and  not to leave that undone. 27852785 Matt. xxiii. 24.Ye blind guides, which strain out a gnat, and swallow27862786 The Arabic word as printed gives no suitable sense. Either the last radical has been omitted, or the last two radicals have exchanged places. camels.
 27872787 Matt. xxiii. 25.Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye cleanse the outside of the cup and of the platter, while the inside of them is full of injustice and wrong.  27882788 Matt. xxiii. 26.Ye blind Pharisees, cleanse first the inside of the cup and of the platter, then shall the outside of them be cleansed.
 [Arabic, p. 154] 27892789 Matt. xxiii. 27.Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye resemble whited sepulchres, which appear27902790 Lit. are seen. from the outside beautiful, but within  full of the bones of the dead, and all uncleanness. 27912791 Matt. xxiii. 28.So ye also from without appear unto men like the righteous, but within ye are full of wrong and hypocrisy.
 27922792 Luke xi. 45.One of the scribes answered and said unto him, Teacher, in this saying of thine  thou art casting a slur on us. 27932793 Luke xi. 46.He said, And to you also, ye scribes, woe! for ye lade men with heavy burdens, and ye with one of your fingers come not near27942794 Or, touch. those burdens.
 27952795 Matt. xxiii. 29a; Luke xi. 47b; Matt. xxiii. 29b.Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye build the tombs of the prophets, which your fathers killed, and adorn the burying-places of the righteous,  and say, 27962796 Matt. xxiii. 30.If we had been in the days of our fathers, we should not have been partakers  with them in the blood of the prophets. 27972797 Matt. xxiii. 31.Wherefore, behold, ye witness against  yourselves, that ye are the children of those that slew the prophets. 27982798 Matt. xxiii. 32.And ye also,  ye fill up the measure27992799 Lit. boundary or limit. of your fathers. 28002800 Matt. xxiii. 33.Ye serpents, ye children of vipers, where shall ye flee from the judgement of Gehenna?
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