1"Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing but inwardly are 2ravenous wolves.
You will recognize them 3by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles?
So, 4every healthy tree bears good fruit, but the diseased tree bears bad fruit.
A healthy tree cannot bear bad fruit, nor can a diseased tree bear good fruit.
5Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire.
Thus you will recognize them 6by their fruits.