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1 And Jesus being full of the Holy Ghost, returned from the Jordan and was led the by the spirit into the desert, 1 Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the desert,
2 For the space of forty days, and was tempted by the devil. And he ate nothing in those days. And when they were ended, he was hungry. 2 where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and at the end of them he was hungry.
3 And the devil said to him: If thou be the Son of God, say to this stone that it be made bread. 3 The devil said to him, "If you are the Son of God, tell this stone to become bread."
4 And Jesus answered him: is written that Man liveth not by bread alone, but by every word of God. 4 Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man does not live on bread alone.' "
5 And the devil led him into a high mountain and shewed him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time. 5 The devil led him up to a high place and showed him in an instant all the kingdoms of the world.
6 And he said to him: To thee will I give all this power and the glory of them. For to me they are delivered: and to whom I will, I give them. 6 And he said to him, "I will give you all their authority and splendor, for it has been given to me, and I can give it to anyone I want to.
7 If thou therefore wilt adore before me, all shall be thine. 7 So if you worship me, it will all be yours."
8 And Jesus answering said to him. It is written: Thou shalt adore the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve. 8 Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Worship the Lord your God and serve him only.' "
9 And he brought him to Jerusalem and set him on a pinnacle of the temple and said to him: If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself from hence. 9 The devil led him to Jerusalem and had him stand on the highest point of the temple. "If you are the Son of God," he said, "throw yourself down from here.
10 For it is written that He hath given his angels charge over thee that they keep thee. 10 For it is written: " 'He will command his angels concerning you to guard you carefully;
11 And that in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest perhaps thou dash thy foot against a stone. 11 they will lift you up in their hands, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.' "
12 And Jesus answering, said to him: It is said: Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God. 12 Jesus answered, "It says: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.' "
13 And all the temptation being ended, the devil departed from him for a time. 13 When the devil had finished all this tempting, he left him until an opportune time.
14 And Jesus returned in the power of the spirit, into Galilee: and the fame of him went out through the whole country. 14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside.
15 And he taught in their synagogues and was magnified by all. 15 He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him.
16 And he came to Nazareth, where he was brought up: and he went into the synagogue, according to his custom, on the sabbath day: and he rose up to read. 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. And he stood up to read.
17 And the book of Isaias the prophet was delivered unto him. And as he unfolded the book, he found the place where it was written: 17 The scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is written:
18 The spirit of the Lord is upon me. Wherefore he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor, he hath sent me to heal the contrite of heart, 18 "The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to release the oppressed,
19 To preach deliverance to the captives and sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised, to preach the acceptable year of the Lord and the day of reward. 19 to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor."
20 And when he had folded the book, he restored it to the minister and sat down. And the eyes of all in the synagogue were fixed on him. 20 Then he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant and sat down. The eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fastened on him,
21 And he began to say to them: This day is fulfilled this scripture in your ears. 21 and he began by saying to them, "Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing."
22 And all gave testimony to him. And they wondered at the words of grace that proceeded from his mouth. And they said: Is not this the son of Joseph? 22 All spoke well of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his lips. "Isn't this Joseph's son?" they asked.
23 And he said to them: Doubtless you will say to me this similitude: Physician, heal thyself. As great things as we have heard done in Capharnaum, do also here in thy own country. 23 Jesus said to them, "Surely you will quote this proverb to me: 'Physician, heal yourself ! Do here in your hometown what we have heard that you did in Capernaum.' "
24 And he said: Amen I say to you that no prophet is accepted in his own country. 24 "I tell you the truth," he continued, "no prophet is accepted in his hometown.
25 In truth I say to You, there were many widows in the days of Elias in Israel, when heaven was shut up three years and six months, when there was a great famine throughout all the earth. 25 I assure you that there were many widows in Israel in Elijah's time, when the sky was shut for three and a half years and there was a severe famine throughout the land.
26 And to none of them was Elias sent, but to Sarepta of Sidon, to a widow woman. 26 Yet Elijah was not sent to any of them, but to a widow in Zarephath in the region of Sidon.
27 And there were many lepers in Israel in the time of Eliseus the prophet: and none of them was cleansed but Naaman the Syrian. 27 And there were many in Israel with leprosy in the time of Elisha the prophet, yet not one of them was cleansed--only Naaman the Syrian."
28 And all they in the synagogue, hearing these things, were filled with anger. 28 All the people in the synagogue were furious when they heard this.
29 And they rose up and thrust him out of the city: and they brought him to the brow of the hill whereon their city was built, that they might cast him down headlong. 29 They got up, drove him out of the town, and took him to the brow of the hill on which the town was built, in order to throw him down the cliff.
30 But he passing through the midst of them, went his way. 30 But he walked right through the crowd and went on his way.
31 And he went down into Capharnaum, a city of Galilee: and there he taught them on the sabbath days. 31 Then he went down to Capernaum, a town in Galilee, and on the Sabbath began to teach the people.
32 And they were astonished at his doctrine: for his speech was with power. 32 They were amazed at his teaching, because his message had authority.
33 And in the synagogue there was a man who had an unclean devil: and he cried out with a loud voice, 33 In the synagogue there was a man possessed by a demon, an evil spirit. He cried out at the top of his voice,
34 Saying: Let us alone. What have we to do with thee, Jesus of Nazareth? Art thou come to destroy us? I know thee who thou art, the holy one of God. 34 "Ha! What do you want with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are--the Holy One of God!"
35 And Jesus rebuked him, saying: Hold thy peace and go out of him. And when the devil had thrown him into the midst, he went out of him and hurt him not at all. 35 "Be quiet!" Jesus said sternly. "Come out of him!" Then the demon threw the man down before them all and came out without injuring him.
36 And there came fear upon all; and they talked among themselves, saying: What word is this, for with authority and power he commandeth the unclean spirits, and they go out? 36 All the people were amazed and said to each other, "What is this teaching? With authority and power he gives orders to evil spirits and they come out!"
37 And the fame of him was published into every place of the country. 37 And the news about him spread throughout the surrounding area.
38 And Jesus rising up out of the synagogue, went into Simon’s house. And Simon’s wife’s mother was taken with a great fever: and they besought him for her. 38 Jesus left the synagogue and went to the home of Simon. Now Simon's mother-in-law was suffering from a high fever, and they asked Jesus to help her.
39 And standing over her, he commanded the fever: and it left her. And immediately rising, she ministered to them. 39 So he bent over her and rebuked the fever, and it left her. She got up at once and began to wait on them.
40 And when the sun was down, all they that had any sick with divers diseases brought them to him. But he, laying his hands on every one of them, healed them. 40 When the sun was setting, the people brought to Jesus all who had various kinds of sickness, and laying his hands on each one, he healed them.
41 And devils went out from many, crying out and saying: Thou art the son of God. And rebuking them he suffered them not to speak; for they knew that he was Christ. 41 Moreover, demons came out of many people, shouting, "You are the Son of God!" But he rebuked them and would not allow them to speak, because they knew he was the Christ.
42 And when it was day, going out he went into a desert place: and the multitudes sought him, and came unto him. And they stayed him that should not depart from them. 42 At daybreak Jesus went out to a solitary place. The people were looking for him and when they came to where he was, they tried to keep him from leaving them.
43 To whom he said: To other cities also I must preach the kingdom of God: for therefore am I sent. 43 But he said, "I must preach the good news of the kingdom of God to the other towns also, because that is why I was sent."
44 And he was preaching in the synagogues of Galilee. 44 And he kept on preaching in the synagogues of Judea.