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1 Now after these things the Lord appointed seventy others also, and sent them two and two before his face into every city and place where he himself was about to come. 1 After this the Lord appointed seventy-two others and sent them two by two ahead of him to every town and place where he was about to go.
2 And he said to them, The harvest indeed [is] great, but the workmen few; supplicate therefore the Lord of the harvest that he may send out workmen into his harvest. 2 He told them, "The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.
3 Go: behold *I* send you forth as lambs in the midst of wolves. 3 Go! I am sending you out like lambs among wolves.
4 Carry neither purse nor scrip nor sandals, and salute no one on the way. 4 Do not take a purse or bag or sandals; and do not greet anyone on the road.
5 And into whatsoever house ye enter, first say, Peace to this house. 5 "When you enter a house, first say, 'Peace to this house.'
6 And if a son of peace be there, your peace shall rest upon it; but if not it shall turn to you again. 6 If a man of peace is there, your peace will rest on him; if not, it will return to you.
7 And in the same house abide, eating and drinking such things as they have; for the workman is worthy of his hire. Remove not from house to house. 7 Stay in that house, eating and drinking whatever they give you, for the worker deserves his wages. Do not move around from house to house.
8 And into whatsoever city ye may enter and they receive you, eat what is set before you, 8 "When you enter a town and are welcomed, eat what is set before you.
9 and heal the sick in it, and say to them, The kingdom of God is come nigh to you. 9 Heal the sick who are there and tell them, 'The kingdom of God is near you.'
10 But into whatsoever city ye may have entered and they do not receive you, go out into its streets and say, 10 But when you enter a town and are not welcomed, go into its streets and say,
11 Even the dust of your city, which cleaves to us on the feet, do we shake off against you; but know this, that the kingdom of God is come nigh. 11 'Even the dust of your town that sticks to our feet we wipe off against you. Yet be sure of this: The kingdom of God is near.'
12 I say to you that it shall be more tolerable for Sodom in that day than for that city. 12 I tell you, it will be more bearable on that day for Sodom than for that town.
13 Woe to thee, Chorazin! woe to thee, Bethsaida! for if the works of power which have taken place in you had taken place in Tyre and Sidon, they had long ago repented, sitting in sackcloth and ashes. 13 "Woe to you, Korazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles that were performed in you had been performed in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago, sitting in sackcloth and ashes.
14 But it shall be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in the judgment than for you. 14 But it will be more bearable for Tyre and Sidon at the judgment than for you.
15 And *thou*, Capernaum, who hast been raised up to heaven, shalt be brought down even to hades. 15 And you, Capernaum, will you be lifted up to the skies? No, you will go down to the depths.
16 He that hears you hears me; and he that rejects you rejects me; and he that rejects me rejects him that sent me. 16 "He who listens to you listens to me; he who rejects you rejects me; but he who rejects me rejects him who sent me."
17 And the seventy returned with joy, saying, Lord, even the demons are subject to us through thy name. 17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, "Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name."
18 And he said to them, I beheld Satan as lightning falling out of heaven. 18 He replied, "I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven.
19 Behold, I give you the power of treading upon serpents and scorpions and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing shall in anywise injure you. 19 I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you.
20 Yet in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subjected to you, but rejoice that your names are written in the heavens. 20 However, do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven."
21 In the same hour Jesus rejoiced in spirit and said, I praise thee, Father, Lord of the heaven and of the earth, that thou hast hid these things from wise and prudent, and hast revealed them to babes: yea, Father, for thus has it been well-pleasing in thy sight. 21 At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
22 All things have been delivered to me by my Father, and no one knows who the Son is but the Father, and who the Father is but the Son, and he to whomsoever the Son is pleased to reveal [him]. 22 "All things have been committed to me by my Father. No one knows who the Son is except the Father, and no one knows who the Father is except the Son and those to whom the Son chooses to reveal him."
23 And having turned to the disciples privately he said, Blessed are the eyes which see the things that ye see. 23 Then he turned to his disciples and said privately, "Blessed are the eyes that see what you see.
24 For I say to you that many prophets and kings have desired to see the things which ye behold, and did not see [them]; and to hear the things which ye hear, and did not hear [them]. 24 For I tell you that many prophets and kings wanted to see what you see but did not see it, and to hear what you hear but did not hear it."
25 And behold, a certain lawyer stood up tempting him, and saying, Teacher, having done what, shall I inherit life eternal? 25 On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. "Teacher," he asked, "what must I do to inherit eternal life?"
26 And he said to him, What is written in the law? how readest thou? 26 "What is written in the Law?" he replied. "How do you read it?"
27 But he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thine understanding; and thy neighbour as thyself. 27 He answered: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind'; and, 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' "
28 And he said to him, Thou hast answered right: this do and thou shalt live. 28 "You have answered correctly," Jesus replied. "Do this and you will live."
29 But he, desirous of justifying himself, said to Jesus, And who is my neighbour? 29 But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?"
30 And Jesus replying said, A certain man descended from Jerusalem to Jericho and fell into [the hands of] robbers, who also, having stripped him and inflicted wounds, went away leaving him in a half-dead state. 30 In reply Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he fell into the hands of robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.
31 And a certain priest happened to go down that way, and seeing him, passed on on the opposite side; 31 A priest happened to be going down the same road, and when he saw the man, he passed by on the other side.
32 and in like manner also a Levite, being at the spot, came and looked [at him] and passed on on the opposite side. 32 So too, a Levite, when he came to the place and saw him, passed by on the other side.
33 But a certain Samaritan journeying came to him, and seeing [him], was moved with compassion, 33 But a Samaritan, as he traveled, came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him.
34 and came up [to him] and bound up his wounds, pouring in oil and wine; and having put him on his own beast, took him to [the] inn and took care of him. 34 He went to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put the man on his own donkey, took him to an inn and took care of him.
35 And on the morrow [as he left], taking out two denarii he gave them to the innkeeper, and said to him, Take care of him, and whatsoever thou shalt expend more, *I* will render to thee on my coming back. 35 The next day he took out two silver coins and gave them to the innkeeper. 'Look after him,' he said, 'and when I return, I will reimburse you for any extra expense you may have.'
36 Which [now] of these three seems to thee to have been neighbour of him who fell into [the hands of] the robbers? 36 "Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?"
37 And he said, He that shewed him mercy. And Jesus said to him, Go, and do *thou* likewise. 37 The expert in the law replied, "The one who had mercy on him." Jesus told him, "Go and do likewise."
38 And it came to pass as they went that *he* entered into a certain village; and a certain woman, Martha by name, received him into her house. 38 As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him.
39 And she had a sister called Mary, who also, having sat down at the feet of Jesus was listening to his word. 39 She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord's feet listening to what he said.
40 Now Martha was distracted with much serving, and coming up she said, Lord, dost thou not care that my sister has left me to serve alone? Speak to her therefore that she may help me. 40 But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had to be made. She came to him and asked, "Lord, don't you care that my sister has left me to do the work by myself ? Tell her to help me!"
41 But Jesus answering said to her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful and troubled about many things; 41 "Martha, Martha," the Lord answered, "you are worried and upset about many things,
42 but there is need of one, and Mary has chosen the good part, the which shall not be taken from her. 42 but only one thing is needed. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."