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Matthew 9

NAS 1 Getting into a boat, Jesus crossed over the sea and came to His own city. NIV 1 Jesus stepped into a boat, crossed over and came to his own town. NAS 2 And they brought to Him a paralytic lying on a bed. Seeing their faith, Jesus said to the paralytic, "Take courage, son; 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." NAS 3 And some of the scribes said to themselves, "This fellow blasphemes." NIV 3 At this, some of the teachers of the law said to themselves, "This fellow is blaspheming!" NAS 4 And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, "Why are you thinking evil in your hearts? NIV 4 Knowing their thoughts, Jesus said, "Why do you entertain evil thoughts in your hearts? NAS 5 "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'? NAS 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, pick up your bed and go 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." NAS 7 And he got up and went home. NIV 7 And the man got up and went home. NAS 8 But when the crowds saw this, they were awestruck, 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. NAS 9 As Jesus went on from there, He saw a man called Matthew, sitting in the tax collector's booth; and He said to him, "Follow Me!" And he got 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. NAS 10 Then it happened that as Jesus was reclining at the table in the house, behold, many tax collectors and sinners came and were 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. NAS 11 When the Pharisees saw this, they said to His disciples, "Why is your Teacher eating with the 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'?" NAS 12 But when Jesus heard this, He said, "It is not those who are healthy who need 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. NAS 13 "But go and learn what this means: 'I DESIRE COMPASSION, 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." NAS 14 Then the disciples of John came to Him, asking, "Why do we and the Pharisees fast, 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?" NAS 15 And Jesus said to them, "The attendants of the bridegroom cannot mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them, can they? But the days will come 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. NAS 16 "But no one puts a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment; for the patch pulls away from the garment, and a worse tear results. 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. NAS 17 "Nor do people put new wine into old wineskins; otherwise the wineskins burst, and the wine pours out and the wineskins are ruined; but they put new wine into fresh 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." NAS 18 While He was saying these things to them, a synagogue official came and bowed down before Him, and said, "My daughter has just died; but come and lay 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." NAS 19 Jesus got up and began to follow him, and so did His disciples. NIV 19 Jesus got up and went with him, and so did his disciples. NAS 20 And a woman who had been suffering from a hemorrhage for twelve years, came up behind Him and touched the fringe 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. NAS 21 for she was saying to herself, "If I only touch His garment, I will get well." NIV 21 She said to herself, "If I only touch his cloak, I will be healed." NAS 22 But Jesus turning and seeing her said, "Daughter, take courage; your faith has made you well." At once the woman was made well. 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. NAS 23 When Jesus came into the official's house, and saw the flute-players and the crowd in noisy disorder, NIV 23 When Jesus entered the ruler's house and saw the flute players and the noisy crowd, NAS 24 He said, "Leave; for the girl has not died, but is asleep." And they began laughing at Him. NIV 24 he said, "Go away. The girl is not dead but asleep." But they laughed at him. NAS 25 But when the crowd had been sent out, He entered and took her by the 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. NAS 26 This news spread throughout all that land. NIV 26 News of this spread through all that region. NAS 27 As Jesus went on from there, two blind men followed Him, crying out, "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!" NAS 28 When He entered the house, the blind men came up to 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. NAS 29 Then He touched their eyes, saying, "It shall be done to you according to your faith." NIV 29 Then he touched their eyes and said, "According to your faith will it be done to you"; NAS 30 And their eyes were opened. And Jesus sternly warned them: "See that no one knows about this!" NIV 30 and their sight was restored. Jesus warned them sternly, "See that no one knows about this." NAS 31 But they went out and spread the news about Him throughout all that land. NIV 31 But they went out and spread the news about him all over that region. NAS 32 As they were going out, a mute, demon-possessed man was brought to Him. NIV 32 While they were going out, a man who was demon-possessed and could not talk was brought to Jesus. NAS 33 After the demon was cast out, the mute man spoke; and the crowds were amazed, and were saying, "Nothing like this has ever been seen 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." NAS 34 But the Pharisees were saying, "He casts out the demons by the ruler of the demons." NIV 34 But the Pharisees said, "It is by the prince of demons that he drives out demons." NAS 35 Jesus was going through all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every kind of disease and every kind of 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. NAS 36 Seeing the people, He felt compassion for them, because they were distressed and dispirited like sheep without 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. NAS 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. NAS 38 "Therefore beseech the Lord of the harvest to send out workers into His harvest." NIV 38 Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field."