And they come to a house, and the multitude cometh together again, so that they could not so much as eat bread.
And when his friends had heard of it, they went out to lay hold on him. For they said: He is become mad.
And the scribes who were come down from Jerusalem, said: He hath Beelzebub, and by the prince of devils he casteth out devils.
And after he had called them together, he said to them in parables: How can Satan cast out Satan?
And if a kingdom be divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand.
And if a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand.
And if Satan be risen up against himself, he is divided, and cannot stand, but hath an end.
No man can enter into the house of a strong man and rob him of his goods, unless he first bind the strong man, and then shall he plunder his house.
Amen I say to you that all sins shall be forgiven unto the sons of men, and the blasphemies wherewith they shall blaspheme:
But he that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost, shall never have forgiveness, but shall be guilty of an everlasting sin.
Because they said: He hath an unclean spirit.
And his mother and his brethren came; and standing without, sent unto him, calling him.
And the multitude sat about him; and they say to him: Behold thy mother and thy brethren without seek for thee.
And answering them, he said: Who is my mother and my brethren?
And looking round about on them who sat about him, he saith: Behold my mother and my brethren.
For whosoever shall do the will of God, he is my brother, and my sister, and mother.