Luke 6:11-21 NIV

11 But they were furious1 and began to discuss with one another what they might do to Jesus.

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The Twelve Apostles

6:13-16pp -- Mt 10:2-4; Mk 3:16-19; Ac 1:13

12 One of those days Jesus went out to a mountainside to pray, and spent the night praying to God.2

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13 When morning came, he called his disciples to him and chose twelve of them, whom he also designated apostles:3

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14 Simon (whom he named Peter), his brother Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholomew,
15 Matthew,4 Thomas, James son of Alphaeus, Simon who was called the Zealot,

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16 Judas son of James, and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor.

Blessings and Woes

6:20-23pp -- Mt 5:3-12

17 He went down with them and stood on a level place. A large crowd of his disciples was there and a great number of people from all over Judea, from Jerusalem, and from the coast of Tyre and Sidon,5

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18 who had come to hear him and to be healed of their diseases. Those troubled by evila spirits were cured,

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    • a 6:18 - Greek "unclean"
      19 and the people all tried to touch him,6 because power was coming from him and healing them all.7

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      20 Looking at his disciples, he said: "Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.8

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      21 Blessed are you who hunger now, for you will be satisfied.9 Blessed are you who weep now, for you will laugh.10

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