11At that atime the disciplescame to Jesus and said, "2Whothen is greatest in the kingdom of heaven ?"
And He called a child to Himself and set him bbefore them,
and said, "Truly I say to you, unless you care converted and 3becomelikechildren, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven.4"Whoeverthenhumbleshimself as thischild, he is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.5"And whoeverreceivesonesuchchild in My namereceives Me;6but 4whoever5causesone of theselittleones who believe in Me to stumble, it dwould be better for him to have a eheavymillstonehungaround his neck, and to be drowned in the depth of the sea.
7"Woe to the worldbecause of its stumblingblocks ! For 6it is inevitable that stumblingblockscome ; but woe to that manthroughwhom the stumblingblockcomes !8"7If your handor your footcauses you to stumble, cut it off and throw it from you; it is better for you to enterlifecrippledorlame, thanfto havetwohandsortwofeet and be cast into the eternalfire.