132And they were bringingchildren to Him so that He might touch them; but the disciplesrebuked them.
But when Jesussaw this, He was indignant and said to them, "Permit the children to come to Me; do not hinder them; 3for the kingdom of Godbelongs to such as these.15"Truly I say to you, 4whoever does not receive the kingdom of Godlike a child will not enter it at all."16
And He 5took them in His arms and began blessing them, laying His hands on them.
176As He was setting out on a journey, a manran up to Him and 7kneltbefore Him, and asked Him, "GoodTeacher, what shall I do to 8inheriteternallife ?"
And Jesussaid to him, "Why do you call Me good ? Noone is goodexceptGodalone.19"You know the commandments, '9DO NOT MURDER, DO NOT COMMITADULTERY, DO NOT STEAL, DO NOT BEARFALSEWITNESS, Do not defraud, HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER.' "20
And he said to Him, "Teacher, I have kept10allthesethings from my youth up."
21Looking at him, Jesusfelt a love for him and said to him, "Onething you lack : go and sellall you possess and give to the poor, and you will have11treasure in heaven ; and come, follow Me."22
But at thesewordsbhe was saddened, and he wentawaygrieving, for he was one who ownedmuchproperty.