Matthew 22:41-45 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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41 Now while the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them a question, 41 While the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them,
42 saying, "What do you think of the Christ? Whose son is he?" They said to him, "The son of David." 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, inspired by the Spirit, calls him Lord, saying, 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, till I put thy enemies under thy feet'? 44 " 'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand until I put your enemies under your feet." '
45 If David thus calls him Lord, how is he his son?" 45 If then David calls him 'Lord,' how can he be his son?"