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Matthew 22:35-45 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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35 One of them, an expert in the law, tested him with this question: 35 One of them, an expert in the law, tested him with this question:
36 "Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?" 36 "Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?"
37 Jesus replied: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.' 37 Jesus replied: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.'
38 This is the first and greatest commandment. 38 This is the first and greatest commandment.
39 And the second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' 39 And the second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'
40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments." 40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments."
41 While the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them, 41 While the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them,
42 "What do you think about the Christ ? Whose son is he?" "The son of David," they replied. 42 "What do you think about the Christ ? Whose son is he?" "The son of David," they replied.
43 He said to them, "How is it then that David, speaking by the Spirit, calls him 'Lord'? For he says, 43 He said to them, "How is it then that David, speaking by the Spirit, calls him 'Lord'? For he says,
44 " 'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand until I put your enemies under your feet." ' 44 " 'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand until I put your enemies under your feet." '
45 If then David calls him 'Lord,' how can he be his son?" 45 If then David calls him 'Lord,' how can he be his son?"