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Matthew 9

WEB 1 He entered into a boat, and crossed over, and came into his own city. NIV 1 Jesus stepped into a boat, crossed over and came to his own town. WEB 2 Behold, they brought to him a man who was paralyzed, lying on a bed. Jesus, seeing their faith, said to the paralytic, "Son, cheer up! Your sins are forgiven you." 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." WEB 3 Behold, some of the scribes said to themselves, "This man blasphemes." NIV 3 At this, some of the teachers of the law said to themselves, "This fellow is blaspheming!" WEB 4 Jesus, knowing their thoughts, 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? WEB 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'? WEB 6 But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins..." (then he said to the paralytic), "Get up, and take up your mat, and go up to your house." 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." WEB 7 He arose and departed to his house. NIV 7 And the man got up and went home. WEB 8 But when the multitudes saw it, they marveled 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. WEB 9 As Jesus passed by from there, he saw a man called Matthew, sitting at the tax collection office. He said to him, "Follow me." 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. WEB 10 It happened, as he sat at the table in the house, behold, many tax collectors and sinners came and sat down 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. WEB 11 When the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat 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'?" WEB 12 When Jesus heard it, he said to them, "Those who are healthy have no need for a physician, but those who are sick do. NIV 12 On hearing this, Jesus said, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. WEB 13 But you go and learn what this means: 'I desire mercy, and not sacrifice,' for I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance." 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." WEB 14 Then John's disciples came to him, saying, "Why do we and the Pharisees fast often, but your disciples don't 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?" WEB 15 Jesus said to them, "Can the friends of the bridegroom mourn, as long as the bridegroom is with them? But the days will come when the bridegroom will be 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. WEB 16 No one puts a piece of unshrunk cloth on an old garment; for the patch would tear away from the garment, and a worse hole is made. 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. WEB 17 Neither do people put new wine into old wineskins, or else the skins would burst, and the wine be spilled, and the skins ruined. No, 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." WEB 18 While he told these things to them, behold, a ruler came and worshiped him, saying, "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." WEB 19 Jesus got up and followed him, as did his disciples. NIV 19 Jesus got up and went with him, and so did his disciples. WEB 20 Behold, a woman, who had an issue of blood for twelve years, came behind him, and touched the tassels of his garment; 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. WEB 21 for she said within herself, "If I just touch his garment, I will be made well." NIV 21 She said to herself, "If I only touch his cloak, I will be healed." WEB 22 But Jesus, turning around and seeing her, said, "Daughter, cheer up! Your faith has made you well." And the woman was made well 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. WEB 23 When Jesus came into the ruler'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, WEB 24 he said to them, "Make room, because the young lady isn't dead, but sleeping." They were ridiculing him. NIV 24 he said, "Go away. The girl is not dead but asleep." But they laughed at him. WEB 25 But when the crowd was put out, he entered in, took her by the hand, and the young lady arose. NIV 25 After the crowd had been put outside, he went in and took the girl by the hand, and she got up. WEB 26 The report of this went forth into all that land. NIV 26 News of this spread through all that region. WEB 27 As Jesus passed by from there, two blind men followed him, calling 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!" WEB 28 When he had come into the house, the blind men came to him. Jesus said to them, "Do you believe that I am able to do this?" They told 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. WEB 29 Then he touched their eyes, saying, "According to your faith be it done to you." NIV 29 Then he touched their eyes and said, "According to your faith will it be done to you"; WEB 30 Their eyes were opened. Jesus strictly charged them, saying, "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." WEB 31 But they went out and spread abroad his fame in all that land. NIV 31 But they went out and spread the news about him all over that region. WEB 32 As they went forth, behold, there was brought to him a mute man who was demon possessed. NIV 32 While they were going out, a man who was demon-possessed and could not talk was brought to Jesus. WEB 33 When the demon was cast out, the mute man spoke. The multitudes marveled, 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." WEB 34 But the Pharisees said, "By the prince of the demons, he casts out demons." NIV 34 But the Pharisees said, "It is by the prince of demons that he drives out demons." WEB 35 Jesus went about all the cities and the villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every sickness among the people. 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. WEB 36 But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion for them, because they were weary and scattered, as 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. WEB 37 Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest indeed is plentiful, but the laborers are few. NIV 37 Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. WEB 38 Pray therefore that the Lord of the harvest will send forth laborers into his harvest." NIV 38 Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field."