Now there were some present at that time who told Jesus about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mixed with their sacrifices.
Parh'san dev CONJ tine? X-NPM ejn PREP aujtw'/ P-DSM tw'/ T-DSN kairw'/ N-DSM ajpaggevllonte? aujtw'/ P-DSM peri; PREP tw'n T-GPN Galilaivwn wJ'n V-PXP-NSM to; T-NSN aiJ'ma N-NSN Pila'to? N-NSM e~mixen meta; PREP tw'n T-GPN qusiw'n N-GPF aujtw'n. P-GPM
Jesus answered, "Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all the other Galileans because they suffered this way?
kai; CONJ ajpokriqei;? V-AOP-NSM ei\pen V-2AAI-3S aujtoi'?, P-DPM Dokei'te V-PAI-2P o&ti CONJ oiJ T-NPM Galilai'oi ouJ'toi D-NPM aJmartwloi; A-NPM para; PREP pavnta? A-APM tou;? T-APM Galilaivou? ejgevnonto, V-2ADI-3P o&ti CONJ tau'ta D-APN pepovnqasin;
I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will all perish.
oujciv, PRT levgw V-PAI-1S uJmi'n, P-2DP ajll# CONJ eja;n COND mh; PRT metanoh'te pavnte? A-NPM oJmoivw? ADV ajpolei'sqe.
Or those eighteen who died when the tower in Siloam fell on them--do you think they were more guilty than all the others living in Jerusalem?
h^ T-NSF ejkei'noi D-NPM oiJ T-NPM dekaoktw; ejfj PREP ouJ;? R-APM e~pesen V-2AAI-3S oJ T-NSM puvrgo? ejn PREP tw'/ T-DSM Silwa;m kai; CONJ ajpevkteinen aujtouv?, P-APM dokei'te V-PAI-2P o&ti CONJ aujtoi; P-NPM ojfeilevtai ejgevnonto V-2ADI-3P para; PREP pavnta? A-APM tou;? T-APM ajnqrwvpou? N-APM tou;? T-APM katoikou'nta? rousalhvm; N-PRI
I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will all perish."
oujciv, PRT levgw V-PAI-1S uJmi'n, P-2DP ajll# CONJ eja;n COND mh; PRT metanoh'te pavnte? A-NPM wJsauvtw? ADV ajpolei'sqe.
Then he told this parable: "A man had a fig tree, planted in his vineyard, and he went to look for fruit on it, but did not find any.
~elegen V-IAI-3S de; CONJ tauvthn D-ASF th;n T-ASF parabolhvn: N-ASF Sukh'n N-ASF ei\cevn V-IAI-3S ti? I-NSM pefuteumevnhn ejn PREP tw'/ T-DSM ajmpelw'ni N-DSM aujtou', P-GSM kai; CONJ h\lqen V-2AAI-3S zhtw'n V-PAP-NSM karpo;n N-ASM ejn PREP aujth'/ P-NSF kai; CONJ oujc PRT euJ'ren. V-2AAI-3S
So he said to the man who took care of the vineyard, 'For three years now I've been coming to look for fruit on this fig tree and haven't found any. Cut it down! Why should it use up the soil?'
ei\pen V-2AAI-3S de; CONJ pro;? PREP to;n T-ASM ajmpelourgovn, #Idou; V-2AAM-2S triva N-APN e~th N-APN ajfj PREP ouJ' R-GSM e~rcomai zhtw'n V-PAP-NSM karpo;n N-ASM ejn PREP th'/ T-DSF sukh'/ N-NSF tauvth/ D-DSF kai; CONJ oujc PRT euJrivskw. e~kkoyon V-AAM-2S ?ou\n? CONJ aujthvn: P-ASF iJnativ ADV kai; CONJ th;n T-ASF gh'n N-ASF katargei';
" 'Sir,' the man replied, 'leave it alone for one more year, and I'll dig around it and fertilize it.
oJ T-NSM de; CONJ ajpokriqei;? V-AOP-NSM levgei V-PAI-3S aujtw'/, P-DSM Kuvrie, N-VSM a~fe? V-2AAM-2S aujth;n P-ASF kai; CONJ tou'to D-ASN to; T-NSN e~to?, N-ASN e&w? CONJ o&tou R-GSN-ATT skavyw peri; PREP aujth;n P-ASF kai; CONJ bavlw kovpria:
If it bears fruit next year, fine! If not, then cut it down.' "
ka^n COND me;n PRT poihvsh/ V-AAS-3S karpo;n N-ASM eij? PREP to; T-ASN mevllon eij V-PXI-2S de; CONJ mhv PRT ge, PRT ejkkovyei? aujthvn. P-ASF
On a Sabbath Jesus was teaching in one of the synagogues,
\hn V-IXI-3S de; CONJ didavskwn V-PAP-NSM ejn PREP mia'/ N-DSF tw'n T-GPN sunagwgw'n ejn PREP toi'? T-DPM savbbasin. N-DPN
and a woman was there who had been crippled by a spirit for eighteen years. She was bent over and could not straighten up at all.
kai; CONJ ijdou; V-2AAM-2S gunh; N-NSF pneu'ma N-NSN e~cousa V-PAP-NSF ajsqeneiva? N-APF e~th N-APN dekaoktwv, kai; CONJ h\n V-IXI-3S sugkuvptousa kai; CONJ mh; PRT dunamevnh ajnakuvyai eij? PREP to; T-ASN pantelev?.
When Jesus saw her, he called her forward and said to her, "Woman, you are set free from your infirmity."
ijdw;n V-2AAP-NSM de; CONJ aujth;n P-ASF oJ T-NSM #Ihsou'? N-NSM prosefwvnhsen V-AAI-3S kai; CONJ ei\pen V-2AAI-3S aujth'/, P-NSF Guvnai, N-VSF ajpolevlusai th'? T-GSF ajsqeneiva? N-APF sou, P-2GS
Then he put his hands on her, and immediately she straightened up and praised God.
kai; CONJ ejpevqhken V-AAI-3S aujth'/ P-NSF ta;? T-APF cei'ra?: N-APF kai; CONJ paracrh'ma ADV ajnwrqwvqh, kai; CONJ ejdovxazen to;n T-ASM qeovn. N-ASM
Indignant because Jesus had healed on the Sabbath, the synagogue ruler said to the people, "There are six days for work. So come and be healed on those days, not on the Sabbath."
ajpokriqei;? V-AOP-NSM de; CONJ oJ T-NSM ajrcisunavgwgo?, ajganaktw'n o&ti CONJ tw'/ T-DSM sabbavtw/ N-DSN ejqeravpeusen V-AAI-3S oJ T-NSM #Ihsou'?, N-NSM e~legen V-IAI-3S tw'/ T-DSM o~clw/ N-DSM o&ti CONJ J;ex hJmevrai N-NPF eijsi;n V-PXI-3P ejn PREP aiJ'? R-DPF dei' V-PQI-3S ejrgavzesqai: ejn PREP aujtai'? P-DPF ou\n CONJ ejrcovmenoi V-PNP-NPM qerapeuvesqe kai; CONJ mh; PRT th'/ T-DSF hJmevra/ N-DSF tou' T-GSN sabbavtou. N-GSN
The Lord answered him, "You hypocrites! Doesn't each of you on the Sabbath untie his ox or donkey from the stall and lead it out to give it water?
ajpekrivqh V-ADI-3S de; CONJ aujtw'/ P-DSM oJ T-NSM kuvrio? N-NSM kai; CONJ ei\pen, V-2AAI-3S JUpokritaiv, N-VPM e&kasto? A-NSM uJmw'n P-2GP tw'/ T-DSM sabbavtw/ N-DSN ouj R-GSM luvei to;n T-ASM bou'n aujtou' P-GSM h^ T-NSF to;n T-ASM o~non N-ASF ajpo; PREP th'? T-GSF favtnh? kai; CONJ ajpagagw;n potivzei;
Then should not this woman, a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan has kept bound for eighteen long years, be set free on the Sabbath day from what bound her?"
tauvthn D-ASF de; CONJ qugatevra N-ASF #Abraa;m N-PRI ou\san, hJ;n V-IXI-3S e~dhsen V-AAI-3S oJ T-NSM Satana'? N-NSM ijdou; V-2AAM-2S devka N-NUI kai; CONJ ojktw; N-NUI e~th, N-APN oujk PRT e~dei V-IQI-3S luqh'nai ajpo; PREP tou' T-GSN desmou' touvtou D-GSN th'/ T-DSF hJmevra/ N-DSF tou' T-GSN sabbavtou; N-GSN
When he said this, all his opponents were humiliated, but the people were delighted with all the wonderful things he was doing.
kai; CONJ tau'ta D-APN levgonto? V-PAP-GSM aujtou' P-GSM kath/scuvnonto pavnte? A-NPM oiJ T-NPM ajntikeivmenoi aujtw'/, P-DSM kai; CONJ pa'? A-NSM oJ T-NSM o~clo? N-NSM e~cairen ejpi; PREP pa'sin A-DPN toi'? T-DPM ejndovxoi? toi'? T-DPM ginomevnoi? uJpj PREP aujtou'. P-GSM
Then Jesus asked, "What is the kingdom of God like? What shall I compare it to?
~elegen V-IAI-3S ou\n, CONJ Tivni X-DSM oJmoiva A-NSF ejsti;n V-PXI-3S hJ T-NSF basileiva N-DSF tou' T-GSM qeou', N-GSM kai; CONJ tivni X-DSM oJmoiwvsw V-FAI-1S aujthvn; P-ASF
It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his garden. It grew and became a tree, and the birds of the air perched in its branches."
oJmoiva A-NSF ejsti;n V-PXI-3S kovkkw/ N-DSM sinavpew?, N-GSN oJ;n R-ASM labw;n V-2AAP-NSM a~nqrwpo? N-NSM e~balen V-2AAI-3S eij? PREP kh'pon eJautou', F-3GSM kai; CONJ hu~xhsen kai; CONJ ejgevneto V-2ADI-3S eij? PREP devndron, N-NSN kai; CONJ ta; T-NPN peteina; N-NPN tou' T-GSM oujranou' N-GSM kateskhvnwsen ejn PREP toi'? T-DPM klavdoi? N-DPM aujtou'. P-GSM
Again he asked, "What shall I compare the kingdom of God to?
Kai; CONJ pavlin ADV ei\pen, V-2AAI-3S Tivni X-DSM oJmoiwvsw V-FAI-1S th;n T-ASF basileivan N-ASF tou' T-GSM qeou'; N-GSM
It is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into a large amount of flour until it worked all through the dough."
oJmoiva A-NSF ejsti;n V-PXI-3S zuvmh/, N-DSF hJ;n V-IXI-3S labou'sa V-2AAP-NSF gunh; N-NSF ?ejn?evkruyen V-AAI-3S eij? PREP ajleuvrou N-GSN savta N-APN triva N-APN e&w? CONJ ouJ' R-GSN ejzumwvqh V-API-3S o&lon. A-ASM
Then Jesus went through the towns and villages, teaching as he made his way to Jerusalem.
Kai; CONJ dieporeuveto kata; PREP povlei? N-APF kai; CONJ kwvma? N-APF didavskwn V-PAP-NSM kai; CONJ poreivan poiouvmeno? eij? PREP JIerosovluma. N-ASF
Someone asked him, "Lord, are only a few people going to be saved?" He said to them,
ei\pen V-2AAI-3S dev CONJ ti? I-NSM aujtw'/, P-DSM Kuvrie, N-VSM eij V-PXI-2S ojlivgoi A-NPM oiJ T-NPM sw/zovmenoi; oJ T-NSM de; CONJ ei\pen V-2AAI-3S pro;? PREP aujtouv?, P-APM
"Make every effort to enter through the narrow door, because many, I tell you, will try to enter and will not be able to.
jAgwnivzesqe eijselqei'n V-2AAN dia; PREP th'? T-GSF stenh'? A-GSF quvra?, N-GSF o&ti CONJ polloiv, A-NPM levgw V-PAI-1S uJmi'n, P-2DP zhthvsousin eijselqei'n V-2AAN kai; CONJ oujk PRT ijscuvsousin.
Once the owner of the house gets up and closes the door, you will stand outside knocking and pleading, 'Sir, open the door for us.' "But he will answer, 'I don't know you or where you come from.'
ajfj PREP ouJ' R-GSN a^n PRT ejgerqh'/ V-APS-3S oJ T-NSM oijkodespovth? N-NSM kai; CONJ ajpokleivsh/ th;n T-ASF quvran, N-ASF kai; CONJ a~rxhsqe e~xw V-PAI-1S eJstavnai kai; CONJ krouvein th;n T-ASF quvran N-ASF levgonte?, V-PAP-NPM Kuvrie, N-VSM a~noixon hJmi'n: P-1DP kai; CONJ ajpokriqei;? V-AOP-NSM ejrei' V-FAI-3S uJmi'n, P-2DP Oujk PRT oi\da V-RAI-1S uJma'? P-2AP povqen ADV ejstev. V-PXI-2P
"Then you will say, 'We ate and drank with you, and you taught in our streets.'
tovte ADV a~rxesqe levgein, V-PAN #Efavgomen ejnwvpiovn ADV sou P-2GS kai; CONJ ejpivomen, kai; CONJ ejn PREP tai'? T-DPF plateivai? N-DPF hJmw'n P-1GP ejdivdaxa?:
"But he will reply, 'I don't know you or where you come from. Away from me, all you evildoers!'
kai; CONJ ejrei' V-FAI-3S levgwn V-PAP-NSM uJmi'n, P-2DP Oujk PRT oi\da V-RAI-1S ?uJma's? P-2AP povqen ADV ejstev: V-PXI-2P ajpovsthte ajpj PREP ejmou', P-1GS pavnte? A-NPM ejrgavtai N-NPM ajdikiva?.
"There will be weeping there, and gnashing of teeth, when you see Abraham, Isaac and Jacob and all the prophets in the kingdom of God, but you yourselves thrown out.
ejkei' ADV e~stai V-FXI-3S oJ T-NSM klauqmo;? N-NSM kai; CONJ oJ T-NSM brugmo;? N-NSM tw'n T-GPN ojdovntwn, N-GPM o&tan CONJ o~yesqe V-FDI-2P #Abraa;m N-PRI kai; CONJ #Isaa;k N-PRI kai; CONJ #Iakw;b N-PRI kai; CONJ pavnta? A-APM tou;? T-APM profhvta? N-APM ejn PREP th'/ T-DSF basileiva/ N-DSF tou' T-GSM qeou', N-GSM uJma'? P-2AP de; CONJ ejkballomevnou? e~xw. V-PAI-1S
People will come from east and west and north and south, and will take their places at the feast in the kingdom of God.
kai; CONJ h&xousin ajpo; PREP ajnatolw'n N-GPF kai; CONJ dusmw'n N-GPF kai; CONJ ajpo; PREP borra' kai; CONJ novtou N-GSM kai; CONJ ajnakliqhvsontai V-FPI-3P ejn PREP th'/ T-DSF basileiva/ N-DSF tou' T-GSN qeou'. N-GSM
Indeed there are those who are last who will be first, and first who will be last."
kai; CONJ ijdou; V-2AAM-2S eijsi;n V-PXI-3P e~scatoi A-NPM oiJ; T-NPM e~sontai V-FXI-3P prw'toi, A-NPM kai; CONJ eijsi;n V-PXI-3P prw'toi A-NPM oiJ; T-NPM e~sontai V-FXI-3P e~scatoi. A-NPM
At that time some Pharisees came to Jesus and said to him, "Leave this place and go somewhere else. Herod wants to kill you."
jEn PREP aujth'/ D-NSF th'/ T-DSF w&ra/ N-DSF prosh'lqavn V-2AAI-3P tine? X-NPM Farisai'oi N-NPM levgonte? V-PAP-NPM aujtw'/, P-DSM ~exelqe kai; CONJ poreuvou V-PNM-2S ejnteu'qen, ADV o&ti CONJ JHrwv/dh? N-NSM qevlei V-PAI-3S se P-2AS ajpoktei'nai. V-AAN
He replied, "Go tell that fox, 'I will drive out demons and heal people today and tomorrow, and on the third day I will reach my goal.'
kai; CONJ ei\pen V-2AAI-3S aujtoi'?, P-DPM Poreuqevnte? V-AOP-NPM ei~pate V-2AAM-2P th'/ T-DSF ajlwvpeki tauvth/, D-DSF #Idou; V-2AAM-2S ejkbavllw V-PAI-1S daimovnia N-APN kai; CONJ ijavsei? ajpotelw' shvmeron ADV kai; CONJ au~rion, ADV kai; CONJ th'/ T-DSF trivth/ A-DSF teleiou'mai.
In any case, I must keep going today and tomorrow and the next day--for surely no prophet can die outside Jerusalem!
plh;n ADV dei' V-PQI-3S me P-1AS shvmeron ADV kai; CONJ au~rion ADV kai; CONJ th'/ T-DSF ejcomevnh/ poreuvesqai, V-PNN o&ti CONJ oujk PRT ejndevcetai profhvthn N-ASM ajpolevsqai e~xw V-PAI-1S rousalhvm. N-PRI
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those sent to you, how often I have longed to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you were not willing!
jIerousalh;m N-PRI rousalhvm, N-PRI hJ T-NSF ajpokteivnousa V-PAP-NSF tou;? T-APM profhvta? N-APM kai; CONJ liqobolou'sa V-PAP-NSF tou;? T-APM ajpestalmevnou? V-RPP-APM pro;? PREP aujthvn, P-ASF posavki? ADV hjqevlhsa V-AAI-1S ejpisunavxai ta; T-NPN tevkna N-APN sou P-2GS oJ;n R-ASM trovpon N-ASM o~rni? N-NSM th;n T-ASF eJauth'? F-3GSF nossia;n uJpo; PREP ta;? T-APF ptevruga?, N-APF kai; CONJ oujk PRT hjqelhvsate. V-AAI-2P
Look, your house is left to you desolate. I tell you, you will not see me again until you say, 'Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.' "
ijdou; V-2AAM-2S ajfivetai V-PPI-3S uJmi'n P-2DP oJ T-NSM oi\ko? N-NSM uJmw'n. P-2GP levgw V-PAI-1S ?de;? CONJ uJmi'n, P-2DP ouj R-GSN mh; PRT i~dhtev V-2AAS-2P me P-1AS e&w? CONJ ?h&xei o&te? ADV ei~phte, V-2AAS-2P Eujloghmevno? V-RPP-NSM oJ T-NSM ejrcovmeno? V-PNP-NSM ejn PREP ojnovmati N-DSN kurivou. N-GSM
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