Bible VersionsNASMatthew 5:16; Matthew 11:2; Matthew 11:19; Matthew 23:3; Matthew 23:5; Matthew 26:10
Matthew 5:16; Matthew 11:2; Matthew 11:19; Matthew 23:3; Matthew 23:5; Matthew 26:10 (New American Standard)
"Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven.
Now when John, while imprisoned, heard of the works of Christ, he sent word by his disciples
"The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Behold, a gluttonous man and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' Yet wisdom is vindicated by her deeds."
therefore all that they tell you, do and observe, but do not do according to their deeds; for they say things and do not do them.
"But they do all their deeds to be noticed by men; for they broaden their phylacteries and lengthen the tassels of their garments.
But Jesus, aware of this, said to them, "Why do you bother the woman? For she has done a good deed to Me.
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