Luke 20:41-47 NIV

Whose Son Is the Christ?

20:41-47pp -- Mt 22:41-23:7; Mk 12:35-40

41 Then Jesus said to them, "How is it that they say the Christa is the Son of David?1

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      42 David himself declares in the Book of Psalms: " 'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand
      43 until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet." 'b2

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      44 David calls him 'Lord.' How then can he be his son?"
      45 While all the people were listening, Jesus said to his disciples,
      46 "Beware of the teachers of the law. They like to walk around in flowing robes and love to be greeted in the marketplaces and have the most important seats in the synagogues and the places of honor at banquets.3

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      47 They devour widows' houses and for a show make lengthy prayers. Such men will be punished most severely."