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1 He entered Jericho and was passing through. 1 Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through.
2 There was a man named Zacchaeus who was a chief tax collector, and he was rich. 2 A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy.
3 He was trying to see who Jesus was, but he was not able because of the crowd, since he was a short man. 3 He wanted to see who Jesus was, but being a short man he could not, because of the crowd.
4 So running ahead, he climbed up a sycamore tree to see Jesus, since He was about to pass that way. 4 So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore-fig tree to see him, since Jesus was coming that way.
5 When Jesus came to the place, He looked up and said to him, "Zacchaeus, hurry and come down, because today I must stay at your house." 5 When Jesus reached the spot, he looked up and said to him, "Zacchaeus, come down immediately. I must stay at your house today."
6 So he quickly came down and welcomed Him joyfully. 6 So he came down at once and welcomed him gladly.
7 All who saw it began to complain, "He's gone to lodge with a sinful man!" 7 All the people saw this and began to mutter, "He has gone to be the guest of a 'sinner.' "
8 But Zacchaeus stood there and said to the Lord, "Look, I'll give half of my possessions to the poor, Lord! And if I have extorted anything from anyone, I'll pay back four times as much!" 8 But Zacchaeus stood up and said to the Lord, "Look, Lord! Here and now I give half of my possessions to the poor, and if I have cheated anybody out of anything, I will pay back four times the amount."
9 "Today salvation has come to this house," Jesus told him, "because he too is a son of Abraham. 9 Jesus said to him, "Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham.
10 For the Son of Man has come to seek and to save the lost." 10 For the Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost."
11 As they were listening to this, He went on to tell a parable because He was near Jerusalem, and they thought the kingdom of God was going to appear right away. 11 While they were listening to this, he went on to tell them a parable, because he was near Jerusalem and the people thought that the kingdom of God was going to appear at once.
12 Therefore He said: "A nobleman traveled to a far country to receive for himself authority to be king and then return. 12 He said: "A man of noble birth went to a distant country to have himself appointed king and then to return.
13 He called 10 of his slaves, gave them 10 minas, and told them, 'Engage in business until I come back.' 13 So he called ten of his servants and gave them ten minas. 'Put this money to work,' he said, 'until I come back.'
14 "But his subjects hated him and sent a delegation after him, saying, 'We don't want this man to rule over us!' 14 "But his subjects hated him and sent a delegation after him to say, 'We don't want this man to be our king.'
15 "At his return, having received the authority to be king, he summoned those slaves he had given the money to so he could find out how much they had made in business. 15 "He was made king, however, and returned home. Then he sent for the servants to whom he had given the money, in order to find out what they had gained with it.
16 The first came forward and said, 'Master, your mina has earned 10 more minas.' 16 "The first one came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned ten more.'
17 " 'Well done, good slave!' he told him. 'Because you have been faithful in a very small matter, have authority over 10 towns.' 17 " 'Well done, my good servant!' his master replied. 'Because you have been trustworthy in a very small matter, take charge of ten cities.'
18 "The second came and said, 'Master, your mina has made five minas.' 18 "The second came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned five more.'
19 "So he said to him, 'You will be over five towns.' 19 "His master answered, 'You take charge of five cities.'
20 "And another came and said, 'Master, here is your mina. I have kept it hidden away in a cloth 20 "Then another servant came and said, 'Sir, here is your mina; I have kept it laid away in a piece of cloth.
21 because I was afraid of you, for you're a tough man: you collect what you didn't deposit and reap what you didn't sow.' 21 I was afraid of you, because you are a hard man. You take out what you did not put in and reap what you did not sow.'
22 "He told him, 'I will judge you by what you have said, you evil slave! [If] you knew I was a tough man, collecting what I didn't deposit and reaping what I didn't sow, 22 "His master replied, 'I will judge you by your own words, you wicked servant! You knew, did you, that I am a hard man, taking out what I did not put in, and reaping what I did not sow?
23 why didn't you put my money in the bank? And when I returned, I would have collected it with interest!' 23 Why then didn't you put my money on deposit, so that when I came back, I could have collected it with interest?'
24 So he said to those standing there, 'Take the mina away from him and give it to the one who has 10 minas.' 24 "Then he said to those standing by, 'Take his mina away from him and give it to the one who has ten minas.'
25 "But they said to him, 'Master, he has 10 minas.' 25 " 'Sir,' they said, 'he already has ten!'
26 " 'I tell you, that to everyone who has, more will be given; and from the one who does not have, even what he does have will be taken away. 26 "He replied, 'I tell you that to everyone who has, more will be given, but as for the one who has nothing, even what he has will be taken away.
27 But bring here these enemies of mine, who did not want me to rule over them, and slaughter them in my presence.' " 27 But those enemies of mine who did not want me to be king over them--bring them here and kill them in front of me.' "
28 When He had said these things, He went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. 28 After Jesus had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem.
29 As He approached Bethphage and Bethany, at the place called the Mount of Olives, He sent two of the disciples 29 As he approached Bethphage and Bethany at the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, saying to them,
30 and said, "Go into the village ahead of you. As you enter it, you will find a young donkey tied there, on which no one has ever sat. Untie it and bring it here. 30 "Go to the village ahead of you, and as you enter it, you will find a colt tied there, which no one has ever ridden. Untie it and bring it here.
31 If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' say this: 'The Lord needs it.' " 31 If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it.' "
32 So those who were sent left and found it just as He had told them. 32 Those who were sent ahead went and found it just as he had told them.
33 As they were untying the young donkey, its owners said to them, "Why are you untying the donkey?" 33 As they were untying the colt, its owners asked them, "Why are you untying the colt?"
34 "The Lord needs it," they said. 34 They replied, "The Lord needs it."
35 Then they brought it to Jesus, and after throwing their robes on the donkey, they helped Jesus get on it. 35 They brought it to Jesus, threw their cloaks on the colt and put Jesus on it.
36 As He was going along, they were spreading their robes on the road. 36 As he went along, people spread their cloaks on the road.
37 Now He came near the path down the Mount of Olives, and the whole crowd of the disciples began to praise God joyfully with a loud voice for all the miracles they had seen: 37 When he came near the place where the road goes down the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of disciples began joyfully to praise God in loud voices for all the miracles they had seen:
38 Blessed is the King who comes in the name of the Lord. Peace in heaven and glory in the highest heaven! 38 "Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!" "Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!"
39 Some of the Pharisees from the crowd told Him, "Teacher, rebuke Your disciples." 39 Some of the Pharisees in the crowd said to Jesus, "Teacher, rebuke your disciples!"
40 He answered, "I tell you, if they were to keep silent, the stones would cry out!" 40 "I tell you," he replied, "if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out."
41 As He approached and saw the city, He wept over it, 41 As he approached Jerusalem and saw the city, he wept over it
42 saying, "If you knew this day what [would bring] peace-but now it is hidden from your eyes. 42 and said, "If you, even you, had only known on this day what would bring you peace--but now it is hidden from your eyes.
43 For the days will come on you when your enemies will build an embankment against you, surround you, and hem you in on every side. 43 The days will come upon you when your enemies will build an embankment against you and encircle you and hem you in on every side.
44 They will crush you and your children within you to the ground, and they will not leave one stone on another in you, because you did not recognize the time of your visitation." 44 They will dash you to the ground, you and the children within your walls. They will not leave one stone on another, because you did not recognize the time of God's coming to you."
45 He went into the temple complex and began to throw out those who were selling, 45 Then he entered the temple area and began driving out those who were selling.
46 and He said, "It is written, My house will be a house of prayer, but you have made it a den of thieves !" 46 "It is written," he said to them, " 'My house will be a house of prayer'; but you have made it 'a den of robbers.' "
47 Every day He was teaching in the temple complex. The chief priests, the scribes, and the leaders of the people were looking for a way to destroy Him, 47 Every day he was teaching at the temple. But the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the leaders among the people were trying to kill him.
48 but they could not find a way to do it, because all the people were captivated by what they heard. 48 Yet they could not find any way to do it, because all the people hung on his words.