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Luke 19

NIV 1 Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. NIV 1 Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. NIV 2 A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. NIV 2 A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. NIV 3 He wanted to see who Jesus was, but being a short man he could not, because of the crowd. NIV 3 He wanted to see who Jesus was, but being a short man he could not, because of the crowd. NIV 4 So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore-fig tree to see him, since Jesus was coming that way. NIV 4 So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore-fig tree to see him, since Jesus was coming that way. NIV 5 When Jesus reached the spot, he looked up and said to him, "Zacchaeus, come down immediately. I must stay at your house today." NIV 5 When Jesus reached the spot, he looked up and said to him, "Zacchaeus, come down immediately. I must stay at your house today." NIV 6 So he came down at once and welcomed him gladly. NIV 6 So he came down at once and welcomed him gladly. NIV 7 All the people saw this and began to mutter, "He has gone to be the guest of a 'sinner.' " NIV 7 All the people saw this and began to mutter, "He has gone to be the guest of a 'sinner.' " NIV 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." NIV 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." NIV 9 Jesus said to him, "Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham. NIV 9 Jesus said to him, "Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham. NIV 10 For the Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost." NIV 10 For the Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost." NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 12 He said: "A man of noble birth went to a distant country to have himself appointed king and then to return. NIV 12 He said: "A man of noble birth went to a distant country to have himself appointed king and then to return. NIV 13 So he called ten of his servants and gave them ten minas. 'Put this money to work,' he said, 'until I come back.' NIV 13 So he called ten of his servants and gave them ten minas. 'Put this money to work,' he said, 'until I come back.' NIV 14 "But his subjects hated him and sent a delegation after him to say, 'We don't want this man to be our king.' NIV 14 "But his subjects hated him and sent a delegation after him to say, 'We don't want this man to be our king.' NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 16 "The first one came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned ten more.' NIV 16 "The first one came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned ten more.' NIV 17 " 'Well done, my good servant!' his master replied. 'Because you have been trustworthy in a very small matter, take charge of ten cities.' NIV 17 " 'Well done, my good servant!' his master replied. 'Because you have been trustworthy in a very small matter, take charge of ten cities.' NIV 18 "The second came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned five more.' NIV 18 "The second came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned five more.' NIV 19 "His master answered, 'You take charge of five cities.' NIV 19 "His master answered, 'You take charge of five cities.' NIV 20 "Then another servant came and said, 'Sir, here is your mina; I have kept it laid away in a piece of cloth. NIV 20 "Then another servant came and said, 'Sir, here is your mina; I have kept it laid away in a piece of cloth. NIV 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.' NIV 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.' NIV 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? NIV 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? NIV 23 Why then didn't you put my money on deposit, so that when I came back, I could have collected it with interest?' NIV 23 Why then didn't you put my money on deposit, so that when I came back, I could have collected it with interest?' NIV 24 "Then he said to those standing by, 'Take his mina away from him and give it to the one who has ten minas.' NIV 24 "Then he said to those standing by, 'Take his mina away from him and give it to the one who has ten minas.' NIV 25 " 'Sir,' they said, 'he already has ten!' NIV 25 " 'Sir,' they said, 'he already has ten!' NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 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.' " NIV 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.' " NIV 28 After Jesus had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. NIV 28 After Jesus had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. NIV 29 As he approached Bethphage and Bethany at the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, saying to them, NIV 29 As he approached Bethphage and Bethany at the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, saying to them, NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 31 If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it.' " NIV 31 If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it.' " NIV 32 Those who were sent ahead went and found it just as he had told them. NIV 32 Those who were sent ahead went and found it just as he had told them. NIV 33 As they were untying the colt, its owners asked them, "Why are you untying the colt?" NIV 33 As they were untying the colt, its owners asked them, "Why are you untying the colt?" NIV 34 They replied, "The Lord needs it." NIV 34 They replied, "The Lord needs it." NIV 35 They brought it to Jesus, threw their cloaks on the colt and put Jesus on it. NIV 35 They brought it to Jesus, threw their cloaks on the colt and put Jesus on it. NIV 36 As he went along, people spread their cloaks on the road. NIV 36 As he went along, people spread their cloaks on the road. NIV 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: NIV 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: NIV 38 "Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!" "Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!" NIV 38 "Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!" "Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!" NIV 39 Some of the Pharisees in the crowd said to Jesus, "Teacher, rebuke your disciples!" NIV 39 Some of the Pharisees in the crowd said to Jesus, "Teacher, rebuke your disciples!" NIV 40 "I tell you," he replied, "if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out." NIV 40 "I tell you," he replied, "if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out." NIV 41 As he approached Jerusalem and saw the city, he wept over it NIV 41 As he approached Jerusalem and saw the city, he wept over it NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 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." NIV 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." NIV 45 Then he entered the temple area and began driving out those who were selling. NIV 45 Then he entered the temple area and began driving out those who were selling. NIV 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.' " NIV 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.' " NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 48 Yet they could not find any way to do it, because all the people hung on his words. NIV 48 Yet they could not find any way to do it, because all the people hung on his words.