Luke 6:12-22 NAS

Choosing the Twelve

12 It was aat this time that He went off to 1the mountain to 2pray, and He spent the whole night in prayer to God.

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    • ã 6:12 - Lit "in these days"
      13 And when day came, 3He called His disciples to Him and chose twelve of them, whom He also named as 4apostles:

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      14 Simon, whom He also named Peter, and Andrew his brother; and bJames and John; and Philip and Bartholomew;

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        • ä 6:14 - Or "Jacob," also vv 15 and 16
          15 and 5Matthew and Thomas; James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon who was called the Zealot;

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          16 Judas the son of James, and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor.
          17 Jesus 6came down with them and stood on a level place; and there was 7a large crowd of His disciples, and a great throng of people from all Judea and Jerusalem and the coastal region of 8Tyre and Sidon,

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          18 who had come to hear Him and to be healed of their diseases; and those who were troubled with unclean spirits were being cured.
          19 And all the cpeople were trying to 9touch Him, for 10power was coming from Him and healing them all.

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          The Beatitudes

          20 And turning His gaze toward His disciples, He began to say, "11Blessed are dyou who are poor, for 12yours is the kingdom of God.

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          21 "Blessed are eyou who hunger now, for you shall be satisfied. Blessed are you who weep now, for you shall laugh.

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            • ç 6:21 - Lit "the"
              22 "13Blessed are you when men hate you, and 14ostracize you, and insult you, and scorn your name as evil, for the sake of the Son of Man.

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