Parallel Bible results for Matthew 19:16-26

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Matthew 19:16-26

NIV 16 Now a man came up to Jesus and asked, "Teacher, what good thing must I do to get eternal life?" NIV 16 Now a man came up to Jesus and asked, "Teacher, what good thing must I do to get eternal life?" NIV 17 "Why do you ask me about what is good?" Jesus replied. "There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, obey the commandments." NIV 17 "Why do you ask me about what is good?" Jesus replied. "There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, obey the commandments." NIV 18 "Which ones?" the man inquired. Jesus replied, " 'Do not murder, do not commit adultery, do not steal, do not give false testimony, NIV 18 "Which ones?" the man inquired. Jesus replied, " 'Do not murder, do not commit adultery, do not steal, do not give false testimony, NIV 19 honor your father and mother,' and 'love your neighbor as yourself.' " NIV 19 honor your father and mother,' and 'love your neighbor as yourself.' " NIV 20 "All these I have kept," the young man said. "What do I still lack?" NIV 20 "All these I have kept," the young man said. "What do I still lack?" NIV 21 Jesus answered, "If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me." NIV 21 Jesus answered, "If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me." NIV 22 When the young man heard this, he went away sad, because he had great wealth. NIV 22 When the young man heard this, he went away sad, because he had great wealth. NIV 23 Then Jesus said to his disciples, "I tell you the truth, it is hard for a rich man to enter the kingdom of heaven. NIV 23 Then Jesus said to his disciples, "I tell you the truth, it is hard for a rich man to enter the kingdom of heaven. NIV 24 Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God." NIV 24 Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God." NIV 25 When the disciples heard this, they were greatly astonished and asked, "Who then can be saved?" NIV 25 When the disciples heard this, they were greatly astonished and asked, "Who then can be saved?" NIV 26 Jesus looked at them and said, "With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible." NIV 26 Jesus looked at them and said, "With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible."