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1 And after these [things], the Lord also appointed seventy-two others and sent them out two by two before {him} into every town and place where he was about to go. 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 [is] plentiful, but the workers [are] few. Therefore ask the Lord of the harvest that he send out workers 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 am sending you out like lambs in the midst of wolves! 3 Go! I am sending you out like lambs among wolves.
4 Do not carry a money bag or a traveler's bag or sandals, and greet no one along the road. 4 Do not take a purse or bag or sandals; and do not greet anyone on the road.
5 And into whatever house you enter, first say, "Peace [be] to this household!" 5 "When you enter a house, first say, 'Peace to this house.'
6 And if a son of peace is there, your peace will rest on him. But if not, it will return to you. 6 If a man of peace is there, your peace will rest on him; if not, it will return to you.
7 And remain in the same house, eating and drinking {whatever they provide}, for the worker [is] worthy of his pay. Do not move 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 whatever town you enter and they welcome you, eat {whatever 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 has come near to you." 9 Heal the sick who are there and tell them, 'The kingdom of God is near you.'
10 But into whatever town you enter and they do not welcome 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 town that clings to our feet we wipe off against you! Nevertheless know this: that the kingdom of God has come near!" 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 tell you that it will be more bearable on that day for Sodom than for that town! 12 I tell you, it will be more bearable on that day for Sodom than for that town.
13 Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles that were done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago, 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 will be more bearable for Tyre and for 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 you, Capernaum, will you be exalted to heaven? No! You will be brought down to Hades! 15 And you, Capernaum, will you be lifted up to the skies? No, you will go down to the depths.
16 The one who listens to you listens to me, and the one who rejects you rejects me. But the one who rejects me rejects the one who 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-two returned with joy, saying, "Lord, even the demons are subject to us in your name!" 17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, "Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name."
18 So he said to them, "I saw Satan falling like lightning from heaven. 18 He replied, "I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven.
19 Behold, I have given you the authority to tread on snakes and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing will ever harm 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 Nevertheless, do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are inscribed in heaven." 20 However, do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven."
21 At [that] same time he rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you have hidden these [things] from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to young children. Yes, Father, for this was pleasing before you. 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 handed over to me by my Father, and no one knows who the Son is except the Father and who the Father is except the Son, and [anyone] to whom the Son wants 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 turning to the disciples, he said privately, "Blessed [are] the eyes that see [the things] which you see! 23 Then he turned to his disciples and said privately, "Blessed are the eyes that see what you see.
24 For I tell you that many prophets and kings desired to see [the things] which you see, and did not see [them], and to hear [the things] which you 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 legal expert stood up to test him, saying, "Teacher, what must I do so that I will inherit eternal life?" 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 do you read [it]?" 26 "What is written in the Law?" he replied. "How do you read it?"
27 And he answered [and] said, "You shall love the Lord your God from all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself." 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, "You have answered correctly. Do this and you will live." 28 "You have answered correctly," Jesus replied. "Do this and you will live."
29 But he, wanting to justify himself, said to Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?" 29 But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?"
30 And Jesus replied [and] said, "A certain man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell into the hands of robbers, who both stripped him and beat [him]. [After] inflicting blows on [him], they went away, leaving [him] half dead. 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 Now by coincidence a certain priest was going down on that road, and [when he] saw him, he passed by 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 the same way also a Levite, [when he] came down to the place and saw [him], passed by 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 who was traveling came up to him and, [when he] saw [him], had 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 he came up [and] bandaged his wounds, pouring on olive oil and wine, and he put him on his own animal [and] brought him to an 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 next day, he took out two denarii [and] gave [them] to the innkeeper, and said, "Take care of him, and whatever you spend in addition, I will repay to you when I return. 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 of these three do you suppose became a neighbor of the man who fell among the robbers?" 36 "Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?"
37 So he said, "The one who showed mercy to him." And Jesus said to him, "You go and do likewise." 37 The expert in the law replied, "The one who had mercy on him." Jesus told him, "Go and do likewise."
38 Now as they traveled along, he entered into a certain village. And a certain woman {named} Martha welcomed him. 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 named Mary, who also sat at the feet of Jesus [and] was listening to his teaching. 39 She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord's feet listening to what he said.
40 But Martha was distracted with much preparation, so she approached [and] said, "Lord, is it not a concern to you that my sister has left me alone to make preparations? Then tell her that she should 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 the Lord answered [and] said to her, "Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many [things]! 41 "Martha, Martha," the Lord answered, "you are worried and upset about many things,
42 But few [things] are necessary, or [only] one [thing], for Mary has chosen the better part, which will not be taken away from her." 42 but only one thing is needed. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."