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Matthew 11:1-19

NIV 1 After Jesus had finished instructing his twelve disciples, he went on from there to teach and preach in the towns of Galilee. NIV 1 After Jesus had finished instructing his twelve disciples, he went on from there to teach and preach in the towns of Galilee. NIV 2 When John heard in prison what Christ was doing, he sent his disciples NIV 2 When John heard in prison what Christ was doing, he sent his disciples NIV 3 to ask him, "Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?" NIV 3 to ask him, "Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?" NIV 4 Jesus replied, "Go back and report to John what you hear and see: NIV 4 Jesus replied, "Go back and report to John what you hear and see: NIV 5 The blind receive sight, the lame walk, those who have leprosy are cured, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the good news is preached to the poor. NIV 5 The blind receive sight, the lame walk, those who have leprosy are cured, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the good news is preached to the poor. NIV 6 Blessed is the man who does not fall away on account of me." NIV 6 Blessed is the man who does not fall away on account of me." NIV 7 As John's disciples were leaving, Jesus began to speak to the crowd about John: "What did you go out into the desert to see? A reed swayed by the wind? NIV 7 As John's disciples were leaving, Jesus began to speak to the crowd about John: "What did you go out into the desert to see? A reed swayed by the wind? NIV 8 If not, what did you go out to see? A man dressed in fine clothes? No, those who wear fine clothes are in kings' palaces. NIV 8 If not, what did you go out to see? A man dressed in fine clothes? No, those who wear fine clothes are in kings' palaces. NIV 9 Then what did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet. NIV 9 Then what did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet. NIV 10 This is the one about whom it is written: " 'I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way before you.' NIV 10 This is the one about whom it is written: " 'I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way before you.' NIV 11 I tell you the truth: Among those born of women there has not risen anyone greater than John the Baptist; yet he who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he. NIV 11 I tell you the truth: Among those born of women there has not risen anyone greater than John the Baptist; yet he who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he. NIV 12 From the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been forcefully advancing, and forceful men lay hold of it. NIV 12 From the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been forcefully advancing, and forceful men lay hold of it. NIV 13 For all the Prophets and the Law prophesied until John. NIV 13 For all the Prophets and the Law prophesied until John. NIV 14 And if you are willing to accept it, he is the Elijah who was to come. NIV 14 And if you are willing to accept it, he is the Elijah who was to come. NIV 15 He who has ears, let him hear. NIV 15 He who has ears, let him hear. NIV 16 "To what can I compare this generation? They are like children sitting in the marketplaces and calling out to others: NIV 16 "To what can I compare this generation? They are like children sitting in the marketplaces and calling out to others: NIV 17 " 'We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we sang a dirge, and you did not mourn.' NIV 17 " 'We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we sang a dirge, and you did not mourn.' NIV 18 For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon.' NIV 18 For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon.' NIV 19 The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Here is a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and "sinners." ' But wisdom is proved right by her actions." NIV 19 The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Here is a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and "sinners." ' But wisdom is proved right by her actions."