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Mark 12:28-44

NIV 28 One of the teachers of the law came and heard them debating. Noticing that Jesus had given them a good answer, he asked him, “Of all the commandments, which is the most important?” NRS 28 One of the scribes came near and heard them disputing with one another, and seeing that he answered them well, he asked him, "Which commandment is the first of all?" NIV 29 “The most important one,” answered Jesus, “is this: ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. NRS 29 Jesus answered, "The first is, "Hear, O Israel: the Lord our God, the Lord is one; NIV 30 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ NRS 30 you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.' NIV 31 The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’There is no commandment greater than these.” NRS 31 The second is this, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no other commandment greater than these." NIV 32 “Well said, teacher,” the man replied. “You are right in saying that God is one and there is no other but him. NRS 32 Then the scribe said to him, "You are right, Teacher; you have truly said that "he is one, and besides him there is no other'; NIV 33 To love him with all your heart, with all your understanding and with all your strength, and to love your neighbor as yourself is more important than all burnt offerings and sacrifices.” NRS 33 and "to love him with all the heart, and with all the understanding, and with all the strength,' and "to love one's neighbor as oneself,'—this is much more important than all whole burnt offerings and sacrifices." NIV 34 When Jesus saw that he had answered wisely, he said to him, “You are not far from the kingdom of God.” And from then on no one dared ask him any more questions. NRS 34 When Jesus saw that he answered wisely, he said to him, "You are not far from the kingdom of God." After that no one dared to ask him any question. NIV 35 While Jesus was teaching in the temple courts, he asked, “Why do the teachers of the law say that the Messiah is the son of David? NRS 35 While Jesus was teaching in the temple, he said, "How can the scribes say that the Messiah is the son of David? NIV 36 David himself, speaking by the Holy Spirit, declared: “ ‘The Lord said to my Lord:“Sit at my right handuntil I put your enemiesunder your feet.” ’ NRS 36 David himself, by the Holy Spirit, declared, "The Lord said to my Lord, "Sit at my right hand, until I put your enemies under your feet." ' NIV 37 David himself calls him ‘Lord.’ How then can he be his son?”The large crowd listened to him with delight. NRS 37 David himself calls him Lord; so how can he be his son?" And the large crowd was listening to him with delight. NIV 38 As he taught, Jesus said, “Watch out for the teachers of the law. They like to walk around in flowing robes and be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, NRS 38 As he taught, he said, "Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, NIV 39 and have the most important seats in the synagogues and the places of honor at banquets. NRS 39 and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets! NIV 40 They devour widows’ houses and for a show make lengthy prayers. These men will be punished most severely.” NRS 40 They devour widows' houses and for the sake of appearance say long prayers. They will receive the greater condemnation." NIV 41 Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people threw in large amounts. NRS 41 He sat down opposite the treasury, and watched the crowd putting money into the treasury. Many rich people put in large sums. NIV 42 But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins, worth only a few cents. NRS 42 A poor widow came and put in two small copper coins, which are worth a penny. NIV 43 Calling his disciples to him, Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put more into the treasury than all the others. NRS 43 Then he called his disciples and said to them, "Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put in more than all those who are contributing to the treasury. NIV 44 They all gave out of their wealth; but she, out of her poverty, put in everything—all she had to live on.” NRS 44 For all of them have contributed out of their abundance; but she out of her poverty has put in everything she had, all she had to live on."

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