51"1Do 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, 2fatheragainstson and sonagainstfather, motheragainstdaughter and daughteragainstmother, mother-in-lawagainstdaughter-in-law and daughter-in-lawagainstmother-in-law."54
And He was alsosaying to the crowds, "3When 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 4hot day,' and it turns out that way.56"You hypocrites! 5You knowhow to analyze the appearance of the earth and the sky, but awhy do you not analyzethis present time?57"And 6why do you not even on your owninitiativejudgewhat is right?58"For 7while you are going with your opponent to appear before the magistrate, on your way there make an effort to bsettle 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 verylastc8cent."