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Matthew 9

LEB 1 And getting into a boat, he crossed over and came to his own town. NIV 1 Jesus stepped into a boat, crossed over and came to his own town. LEB 2 And behold, they brought to him a paralytic lying on a stretcher, and [when] Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, "Have courage, child, your sins are forgiven." NIV 2 Some men brought to him a paralytic, lying on a mat. When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, "Take heart, son; your sins are forgiven." LEB 3 And behold, some of the scribes said to themselves, "This man is blaspheming!" NIV 3 At this, some of the teachers of the law said to themselves, "This fellow is blaspheming!" LEB 4 And knowing their thoughts, Jesus said, "Why do you think evil in your hearts? NIV 4 Knowing their thoughts, Jesus said, "Why do you entertain evil thoughts in your hearts? LEB 5 For which is easier to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk'? NIV 5 Which is easier: to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk'? LEB 6 But in order that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins," then he said to the paralytic, "Get up, pick up your stretcher and go to your home." NIV 6 But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins . . ." Then he said to the paralytic, "Get up, take your mat and go home." LEB 7 And he got up [and] went to his home. NIV 7 And the man got up and went home. LEB 8 But [when] the crowds saw [this], they were afraid and glorified God who had given such authority to men. NIV 8 When the crowd saw this, they were filled with awe; and they praised God, who had given such authority to men. LEB 9 And [as] Jesus was going away from there, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at the tax booth and said to him, "Follow me!" And he stood up [and] followed him. NIV 9 As Jesus went on from there, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the tax collector's booth. "Follow me," he told him, and Matthew got up and followed him. LEB 10 And it happened [as] he {was dining} in the house, behold, many tax collectors and sinners were coming [and] {dining} with Jesus and his disciples. NIV 10 While Jesus was having dinner at Matthew's house, many tax collectors and "sinners" came and ate with him and his disciples. LEB 11 And [when they] saw [it], the Pharisees began to say to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?" NIV 11 When the Pharisees saw this, they asked his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and 'sinners'?" LEB 12 And [when he] heard [it], he said, "Those who are healthy do not have need of a physician, but those {who are sick}. NIV 12 On hearing this, Jesus said, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. LEB 13 But go [and] learn what it means, "I want mercy and not sacrifice." For I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners." NIV 13 But go and learn what this means: 'I desire mercy, not sacrifice.' For I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners." LEB 14 Then the disciples of John approached him, saying, "Why do we and the Pharisees fast often, but your disciples do not fast?" NIV 14 Then John's disciples came and asked him, "How is it that we and the Pharisees fast, but your disciples do not fast?" LEB 15 And Jesus said to them, "{The bridegroom's attendants} are not able to mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them. But days are coming when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they will fast. NIV 15 Jesus answered, "How can the guests of the bridegroom mourn while he is with them? The time will come when the bridegroom will be taken from them; then they will fast. LEB 16 But no one puts a patch of unshrunken cloth on an old garment, for its patch pulls away from the garment, and the tear becomes worse. NIV 16 "No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment, for the patch will pull away from the garment, making the tear worse. LEB 17 Nor do they put new wine into old wineskins. {Otherwise} the wineskins burst and the wine is spilled, and the wineskins are destroyed. But they put new wine into new wineskins and both are preserved." NIV 17 Neither do men pour new wine into old wineskins. If they do, the skins will burst, the wine will run out and the wineskins will be ruined. No, they pour new wine into new wineskins, and both are preserved." LEB 18 [As] he was saying these [things] to them, behold, one of the rulers came [and] knelt down before him, saying, "My daughter has just now died, but come, place your hand on her and she will live!" NIV 18 While he was saying this, a ruler came and knelt before him and said, "My daughter has just died. But come and put your hand on her, and she will live." LEB 19 And Jesus and his disciples got up [and] followed him. NIV 19 Jesus got up and went with him, and so did his disciples. LEB 20 And behold, a woman who had been suffering with a hemorrhage twelve years approached from behind [and] touched the edge of his cloak, NIV 20 Just then a woman who had been subject to bleeding for twelve years came up behind him and touched the edge of his cloak. LEB 21 for she said to herself, "If only I touch his cloak I will be healed." NIV 21 She said to herself, "If I only touch his cloak, I will be healed." LEB 22 But Jesus, turning around and seeing her, said, "Have courage, daughter! Your faith has healed you." And the woman was healed from that hour. NIV 22 Jesus turned and saw her. "Take heart, daughter," he said, "your faith has healed you." And the woman was healed from that moment. LEB 23 And [when] Jesus came into the ruler's house and saw the flute players and the disorderly crowd, NIV 23 When Jesus entered the ruler's house and saw the flute players and the noisy crowd, LEB 24 he said, "Go away, because the girl is not dead, but is sleeping." And they ridiculed him. NIV 24 he said, "Go away. The girl is not dead but asleep." But they laughed at him. LEB 25 But when the crowd had been sent out, he entered [and] took her hand, and the girl got up. NIV 25 After the crowd had been put outside, he went in and took the girl by the hand, and she got up. LEB 26 And this report went out into that whole region. NIV 26 News of this spread through all that region. LEB 27 And [as] Jesus was going away from there, two blind men followed him, crying out and saying, "Have mercy on us, Son of David!" NIV 27 As Jesus went on from there, two blind men followed him, calling out, "Have mercy on us, Son of David!" LEB 28 And [when he] came into the house, the blind men approached him, and Jesus said to them, "Do you believe that I am able to do this?" They said to him, "Yes, Lord." NIV 28 When he had gone indoors, the blind men came to him, and he asked them, "Do you believe that I am able to do this?" "Yes, Lord," they replied. LEB 29 Then he touched their eyes, saying, "According to your faith let it be done for you." NIV 29 Then he touched their eyes and said, "According to your faith will it be done to you"; LEB 30 And their eyes were opened, and Jesus sternly warned them, saying, "See [that] no one finds out." NIV 30 and their sight was restored. Jesus warned them sternly, "See that no one knows about this." LEB 31 But they went out [and] spread the report about him in that whole region. NIV 31 But they went out and spread the news about him all over that region. LEB 32 Now [as] they were going away, behold, they brought to him a demon-possessed man [who was] unable to speak. NIV 32 While they were going out, a man who was demon-possessed and could not talk was brought to Jesus. LEB 33 And [after] the demon had been expelled, the one who had been mute spoke, and the crowds were astonished, saying, "{This has never been seen before} in Israel!" NIV 33 And when the demon was driven out, the man who had been mute spoke. The crowd was amazed and said, "Nothing like this has ever been seen in Israel." LEB 34 But the Pharisees were saying, "By the ruler of demons he expels the demons!" NIV 34 But the Pharisees said, "It is by the prince of demons that he drives out demons." LEB 35 And Jesus was going around all the towns and the villages, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom and healing every disease and every sickness. NIV 35 Jesus went through all the towns and villages, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the good news of the kingdom and healing every disease and sickness. LEB 36 And [when he] saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were weary and dejected, like sheep that did not have a shepherd. NIV 36 When he saw the crowds, he had compassion on them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. LEB 37 Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest [is] plentiful, but the workers [are] few. NIV 37 Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. LEB 38 Therefore ask the Lord of the harvest that he send out workers into his harvest." NIV 38 Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field."