49"I ahave come to castfire upon the earth ; and bhow I wish it were alreadykindled !50"But I have a 1baptism to cundergo, and howdistressed I am until it is accomplished !51"2Do you suppose that I came to grantpeace on earth ? I tell you, no, but ratherdivision ;52for from now on five members in onehousehold will be divided, threeagainsttwo and twoagainstthree.53"They will be divided, 3fatheragainstson and sonagainstfather, motheragainstdaughter and daughteragainstmother, mother-in-lawagainstdaughter-in-law and daughter-in-lawagainstmother-in-law."54
And He was alsosaying to the crowds, "4When you see a cloudrising in the west, immediately you say, 'A shower is coming,' and so it turns out.55"And when you see a southwindblowing, you say, 'It will be a 5hot day,' and it turns out that way.56"You hypocrites ! 6You knowhow to analyze the appearance of the earth and the sky, but dwhy do you not analyzethis present time ?57"And 7why do you not even on your owninitiativejudgewhat is right ?58"For 8while you are going with your opponent to appear before the magistrate, on your way there make an effort to esettle with him, so that he may not drag you before the judge, and the judgeturn you over to the officer, and the officerthrow you into prison.59"I say to you, you will not get out of thereuntil you have paid the verylastf9cent."