38Now as they were traveling along, He entered a village ; and a womannamed1Marthawelcomed Him into her home.
She had a sistercalled2Mary, who was 3seated at the Lord'sfeet, listening to His word.
But 4Martha was distracted with ball her preparations ; and she came up to Him and said, "Lord, do You not care that my sister has left me to do all the servingalone ? Thentell her to help me."
But the Lordanswered and said to her, "5Martha, Martha, you are 6worried and botheredabout so manythings ;427but only onething is necessary, for 8Mary has chosen the goodpart, which shall not be takenaway from her."