Matthew 12:18-28 NAS

18 "1BEHOLD, MY aSERVANT WHOM I bHAVE CHOSEN; 2MY BELOVED IN WHOM MY SOUL c is WELL-PLEASED; 3 I WILL PUT MY SPIRIT UPON HIM, 4 AND HE SHALL PROCLAIMd JUSTICE TO THE e GENTILES.

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    • ų 12:18 - Lit "Child"
    • Ŵ 12:18 - Lit "chose"
    • ŵ 12:18 - Or "took pleasure"
    • Ŷ 12:18 - Or "judgment"
    • ŷ 12:18 - Or "nations"
      19 "5HE WILL NOT QUARREL, NOR CRY OUT; NOR WILL ANYONE HEAR HIS VOICE IN THE STREETS.

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      20 "6A BATTERED REED HE WILL NOT BREAK OFF, AND A SMOLDERING WICK HE WILL NOT PUT OUT, UNTIL HE fLEADS gJUSTICE TO VICTORY.

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        • Ÿ 12:20 - Or "puts forth"
        • Ź 12:20 - Or "judgment"
          21 "7AND IN HIS NAME THE hGENTILES WILL HOPE."

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            • ź 12:21 - Or "nations"

              The Pharisees Rebuked

              22 8Then a 9demon-possessed man who was blind and mute was brought to iJesus, and He healed him, so that the mute man spoke and saw.

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              23 All the crowds were amazed, and were saying, "This man cannot be the 10Son of David, can he?"

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              24 But when the Pharisees heard this, they said, "This man 11casts out demons only * * by jBeelzebul the ruler of the demons."

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                • ż 12:24 - Or "Beezebul;" i.e. ruler of demons
                  25 12And 13knowing their thoughts Jesus said to them, "kAny kingdom divided against itself is laid waste; and lany city or house divided against itself will not stand.

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                      26 "If 14Satan casts out Satan, he mis divided against himself; how then will his kingdom stand?

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                      27 "If I 15by nBeelzebul cast out demons, 16by whom do your sons cast them out? For this * reason * they will be your judges.

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                      28 "But 17if I cast out demons by the Spirit of God, then the kingdom of God has come upon you.

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