Matthew 23:34-39 NIV

34 Therefore I am sending you prophets and wise men and teachers. Some of them you will kill and crucify;1 others you will flog in your synagogues2 and pursue from town to town.3

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35 And so upon you will come all the righteous blood that has been shed on earth, from the blood of righteous Abel4 to the blood of Zechariah son of Berekiah,5 whom you murdered between the temple and the altar.6

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36 I tell you the truth, all this will come upon this generation.7

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37 "O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those sent to you,8 how often I have longed to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings,9 but you were not willing.

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38 Look, your house is left to you desolate.10

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39 For I tell you, you will not see me again until you say, 'Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.'a "11

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