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A. D. 31. gave them power over unclean spirits, except it be given him from heaven, vi. 7. And when it was day, he called John iii. 27. The Father loveth the unto him his disciples : and of them Son, and hath given all things into his he chose twelve, whom also he named hand, 35. As thou hast given him apostles, Luke vi. 13. Jesus answered power over all flesh, that he should them, Have not I chosen you twelve, give eternal life to as many as thou and one of you is a devil ? John vi. 70. hast given him, xvii. 2. Then said And there appeared a great wonder Jesus to them again, Peace be unto in heaven ; a woman clothed with the you : as my Father hath sent me, even sun, and the moon under her feet, and so send I you. And when he had upon her head a crown of twelve stars, said this, he breathed on them, and Rev. xii. 1. And had a wall great saith unto them, Receive ye the Holy and high, and had twelve gates, and Ghost : Whose soever sins ye remit, at the gates twelve angels, and names they are remitted unto them; and written thereon, which are the names whose soever sins ye retain, they are of the twelve tribes of the children of retained, xx. 21–23. But ye shall Israel: On the east three gates; on receive power, after that the Holy the north three gates; on the south Ghost is come upon you : and ye shall three gates; and on the west three be witnesses unto me both in Jerusagates. And the wall of the city had lem, and in all Judea, and in Samatwelve foundations, and in them the ria, and unto the uttermost part of the names of the twelve apostles of the earth, Acts i.8. And killed the Prince Lamb, xxi, 12-14.
of life, whom God hath raised from b And lead us not into temptation, the dead; whereof we are witnesses. but deliver us from evil: For thine is And his name through faith in his the kingdom, and the power, and the name hath made this man strong, glory, for ever. Amen, Matt. vi. 13. whom ye see and know, yea, the faith And Jesus came and spake unto them, which is by him hath given him this saying, All power is given unto me in perfect soundness in the presence of heaven and in earth. Go ye therefore, you all, iii. 15, 16. And the evil and teach all nations, baptizing them spirit answered and said, Jesus I in the name of the Father, and of the know, and Paul I know; but who are Son, and of the Holy Ghost, xxviii. ye? xix. 15. 18, 19. And to have power to heal
VER. 2. sicknesses, and to cast out devils, Mark iii. 15. And these signs shall isti taita: apātos, Zipcar ó aszójetos
Τών δε δώδεκα αποστόλων τα ονόματα follow them that believe; In my name métpos, ral Aydzias o ádsipòs autcī• shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues; They shall
Now the names of the twelve a apostles take up serpents ; and if they drink are these ; The first b Simon, who is called any deadly thing, it shall not hurt Peter, and c Andrew his brother ; d James them; they shall lay hands on the sick, the son of Zebedee, and John his brother; and they shall recover, xvi. 17, 18. a And they gave forth their lots; Then he called his twelve disciples and the lot fell upon Matthias; and together, and gave them power and he was numbered with the eleven authority over all devils, and to cure apostles, Acts i. 26. And he gave diseases, Luke ix. 1. Behold, I give some, apostles ; and some, prophets; unto you power to tread on serpents and some, evangelists; and some, and scorpions, and over all the power pastors and teachers, Eph. iv. 11. of the enemy: and nothing shall by Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers any means hurt you, x. 19. For I will of the heavenly calling, consider the give you a mouth and wisdom, which Apostle and High-Priest of our proall your adversaries shall not be able to fession, Christ Jesus, Heb. ii. 1. gainsay nor resist,xxi.15. And, behold, b And Simon he surnamed Peter, I send the promise of my Father upon Mark iii
. 16. Simon, (whom he also you :
: but tarty ye in the city of Jeru- named Peter,) and Andrew his brother, salem, until ye be endued with power James and John, Philip and Barthofrom on high, xxiv. 49. John answered lomew, Luke vi. 14. One of the two and said, Å man can receive nothing, which heard John speak, and follow
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ed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's which is called Didymus, unto his brother. He first findeth his own bro- fellow-disciples, Let us also go, that ther Simon, and saith unto him, We we may die with him, John xi. 16. have found the Messias, which is, be • See parallels on ver. 9. ch. ix. ing interpreted, the Christ. And he d And Andrew, and Philip, and Bar. brought him to Jesus. And when tholomew, and Matthew, and Thomas, Jesus beheld him, he said, Thou art and James the son of Alphæus, and Simon the son of Jona: thou shalt be Thaddæus, and Simon the Canaanite, called Cephas, which is by interpreta- Mark iii. 18. And after they had held tion, A stone, John i. 40-42. Simon their peace, James answered, saying, Peter, a servant and an apostle of Men and brethren, hearken unto me, Jesus Christ, to them that have ob- Acts xv. 13. tained like precious faith with us e And Andrew, and Philip, and Barthrough the righteousness of God and tholomew, and Matthew, and Thomas, our Saviour Jesus Christ, 2 Pet. i. 1. and James the son of Alphæus, and
cOne of his disciples, Andrew, Si. Thaddæus, and Simon the Canaanite, mon Peter's brother, saith unto him, Mark iii. 18. Jude, the servant of John yi. 8.
Jesus Christ, and brother of James, to dAnd going on from thence, he saw them that are sanctified by God the other two brethren, James the son of Father, and preserved in Jesus Christ, Zebedee,and John his brother, in a ship and called, Jude 1. with Zebedee their father, mending
VER. 4. their nets; and he called them, Matt. iv. 21. And James the son of Zebedee,
Σίμων ο Καγανίτης, και Ιούδας ο Ισκαand John the brother of James; and he psáttns, ó sai wagadoùs aitór. surnamed them Boanerges, which is,
a Simon the Canaanite ; band Judas The sons of thunder, Mark iii. 17.
Iscariot, who also betrayed him,
a And Andrew, and Philip, and BarΙάκωβος και του Ζεβεδαίου, και Ιωάννης ο
tholomew,and Matthew, and Thomas, ådtapos airci. DíNIT TOS, Nal Bazoonopares Thaddæus, and Simon the Canaanite,
and James the son of Alphæus, and Θωμάς, και Ματθαίος ο τελώνης: Ιάκωβος • TOū 'Aaqalou, sal AECCałog o'tmixandeis Mark iii
. 18. Matthew and Thomas,
James the son of Alphæus, and Simon Gaddaros.
called Zelotes, Luke vi. 15. a Philip, and Bartholomew;
b Thomas, b Then one of the twelve, called and Matthew the publican; d James the Judas Iscariot, went unto the chief son of Alpheus; and Lebbeus, whose priests, Matt. xxvi. 14. And while he surname was Thaddæus;
yet spake, lo, Judas, one of the twelve, a The day following Jesus would go came, and with him a great multitude forth into Galilee, and findeth Philip, with swords and staves, from the chief and saith unto him, Follow me. Now priests and elders of the people, 45. Philip was of Bethsaida, the city of Then Judas, which had betrayed him, Andrew and Peter. Philip findeth when he saw that he was condemned, Nathanael, and saith unto him, We repented himself, and brought again have found him, of whom Moses in the the thirty pieces of silver to the chief law and the prophets did write, Jesus priests and elders, xxvii. 3. And Juof Nazareth, the son of Joseph. And das Iscariot, which also betrayed him : Nathanael said unto him, Can there and they went into an house, Mark any good thing come ont of Nazareth? iii. 19. Ånd Judas the brother of James, Philip saith unto him, Come and see, and Judas Iscariot, which also was the John i.43-46. The same came there traitor, Luke vi. 16. Judas then, havfore to Philip, which was of Bethsaida ing received a band of men and officers of Galilee, and desired him, saying, from the chief priests and Pharisees, Sir,we would see Jesus. Philip cometh cometh thither with lanterns and and telleth Andrew: and again An- torches and weapons. Jesus theredrew and Philip tell Jesus, xii. 21, 22. fore, knowing all things that should
b Matthew and Thomas, James the come upon him, went forth and said son of Alphæus, and Simon called Ze unto them, Whom seek ye? They lotes, Luke vi. 15. Then said Thomas, I answered him, Jesus of Nazareth.
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But a go
Jesus saith unto them, I am he. And ther in spirit and in truth : for the Judas also, which betrayed him, stood Father seeketh such to worship him. with them, John xviii. 3—5.
God is a Spirit: and they that worship VER. 5.
him must worship him in spirit and Τούτους τους δώδεκα απέστειλεν ο Ιησούς,
in truth, 22—24. But ye shall reπαραγγείλας αυτούς, λέγων· Είς οδόν εθνών | ceive power, after that the Holy Ghost μη απέλθητε, και εις πόλιν Σαμαρειτών | witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem
is come upon you; and ye shall be μη εισέλθητε. .
and in all Judea, and in Samaria, and These twelve Jesus a sent forth, and unto the uttermost part of the earth, commanded them, saying, Go not into Acts i. 8. the way of the Gentiles, and into any
VER. 6. city of the Samaritans enler ye not: a And sent forth his servants to call
Πορεύεσθε δε μάλλον προς τα πρόβατα
τα απολωλότα οίκου Ισραήλ. them that were bidden to the wedding :
. and they would not come, Matt. xxii. 3.
rather to b the lost sheep of And he sent them to preach the king the house of Israel. dom of God, and to heal the sick, Luke a But he answered and said, I am ix. 2. After these things the Lord not sent but unto the lost sheep of the appointed other seventy also, and sent house of Israel. Then came she and them two and two before his face into worshipped him, saying, Lord, help every city and place, whither he him- me. But he answered and said, It is self would come, a. 1. Then said Jesus not meet to take the children's bread, to them again, Peace be unto you: and to cast it to dogs, Matt. xv. 24–26. as my Father hath sent me, even so And that repentance and remission of send I you, John xx. 21.
sins should be preached in his name b Then said the Jews among them- among all nations, beginning at Jeselves, Whither will he go, that we rusalem, Luke xxiv. 47. Unto you shall not find him ? will he go unto first, God, having raised up his Son the dispersed among the Gentiles, Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning and teach the Gentiles? John vii. 35. away every one of you from his iniqui
cAnd the king of Assyria ought ties, Actsiii. 26. Then Paul and Barmen from Babylon, and from Cuthah, nabas waxed bold,and said, It was neand from Ava, and from Hamath, and cessary that the word of God should from Sepharvaim, and placed them in first have been spoken to you: but the cities of Samaria instead of the seeing ye put it from you, and judge children of Israel : and they possessed yourselves unworthy of everlasting Samaria, and dwelt in the cities there- | life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles, xiii. 46. of, 2 Kings xvii. 24. And sent mes. And when they opposed themselves, sengers before his face: and they went, and blasphemed, he shook his raiment, and entered into a village of the Sa- and said unto them, Your blood be maritans, to make ready for him. And upon your own heads; I am clean : they did not receive him, because his from henceforth I will go unto the face was as though he would go to Je- Gentiles, xviii. 6. But shewed first rusalem. And when his disciples James unto them of Damascus, and at Jeand John saw this, they said, Lord, rusalem, and throughout all the coasts wilt thou that we command fire to of Judea, and then to the Gentiles, come down from heaven, and consume that they should repent and turn to them, even as Elias did? Luke ix. God, and do works meet for repent52–54. Then saith the woman of Sa- ance, xxvi. 20. And when they agreed maria unto him, How is it that thou, not among themselves, they departed, being a Jew, askest drink of me, which after that Paul had spoken one word, am a woman of Samaria? for the Jews Well spake the Holy Ghost by Esaias have no dealings with the Samaritans, the prophet unto our fathers, Saying, John iv. 9. Ye worship ye know not Go unto this people, and say, Hearing what: we know what we worship: ye shall hear, and shall not underfor salvation is of the Jews. But the stand; and seeing ye shall see, and hour cometh, and now is, when the not perceive: For the heart of this true worshippers shall worship the Fa- | people is waxed gross, and their ears
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are dull of hearing, and their eyes Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom have they closed; lest they should see God raised from the dead, even by with their eyes, and hear with their bim doth this man stand here before ears, and understand with their heart, you whole, Acts iv. 9,10. By stretchand should be converted, and I should ing forth thine hand to heal; and heal them. Be it known therefore that signs and wonders may be done unto you, that the salvation of God is by the name of thy holy child Jesus, sent unto the Gentiles, and that they 30. And by the hands of the apowill hear it, xxviij. 25-28.
stles were many signs and wonders See parallels on clause 2, ver.36, wrought among the people ; (and chap .ix.
they were all with one accord in SoVER. 7.
lomon's porch. And of the rest durst Πορευόμενοι δε κηρύσσετε, λέγοντες, "Οτι no man join himself to them : but the ήγγικεν η βασιλεία των ουρανών.
people magnified them. And believAnd as ye go, a preach, saying, "The ers were the more added to the Lord,
multitudes both of men and women.) kingdom of heaven is at hand. a Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great sick into the streets, and laid them on
Insomuch that they brought forth the city, and preach unto it the preach- beds and couches, that at the least ing that f bid thee, Jonah iii. 2: the shadow of Peter passing by might And they wentout, and preached that men should repent, Mark vi. 12. Je- overshadow some of them, v. 12–15. sus said unto him, Let the dead bury have I none ; but such as I have give
b Then Peter said, Silver and gold their dead : but
thou and the kingdom of God, Luke 1x. 60. I thee : In the name of Jesus Christ The law and the prophets were until i. 6. Saying, Give me also this
of Nazareth rise up and walk, Acts John: since that time the kingdom of God is preached, and every man
power, that on whomsoever I lay presseth into it, xvi. 16.
hands, he may receive the Holy Ghost. Being
But Peter said unto him, Thy money grieved that they taught the people, perish with thee, because thou hast and preached through Jesus the resurrection from the dead, Acts iv. 2. thought that the gift of God may be See parallels on clause 2, ver. 2.
purchased with money. Thou hast
neither part nor lot in this matter: chap. üi.
for thy heart is not right in the sight VER. 8.
of God. Repent therefore of this thy 'Achevõrraç SepateúeTE, MET Çoùç xabc- wickedness, and pray God, if perhaps ρίζετε, νεκρούς εγείρετε, δαιμόνια εκβάλ- | the thought of thine heart may be λετε δωρεάν ελάβετε, δωρεάν δότε.
forgiven thee. For 1 perceive that - Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, thou art in the gall of bitterness, raise the dead, cast out devils: b freely and in the bond of iniquity, viii. 19 ye have received, freely give.
23. I have coveted no man's silver, * And when he called unto him his or gold, or apparel. Yea, ye yourtwelve disciples, he gave them power selves know, that these hands have against unclean spirits, to cast them ministered unto my necessities, and out, and to heal all manner of sick to them that were with me. I have ness and all manner of disease, Matt. shewed you all things, how that so I. 1. They shall take up serpents; labouring ye ought to support the and if they drink any deadly thing, weak, and to remember the words of it shall not hurt them; they shall lay the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more hands on the sick, and they shall re- blessed to give than to receive, xx. cover, Mark xvi. 18. And heal the 33-35. sick that are therein, and say unto
VER. 9. them, The kingdom of God is come nigh unto you, Luke z. 9. If we this si Xanxà els tàc Sárvas ipãr.
Μή κτήσησθε χρυσόν, μηδέ άργυρον, μηday be examined of the good deed done to the impotent man, by what means
Provide a neither gold, nor silver, nor he is made whole ; Be it known unto brass in your purses, you all, and to all the people of Israel, a And commanded them that they that by the name of Jesus Christ of should take nothing for their journey,
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A. D. 31. save a staff only; no scrip, no bread, sown unto you spiritual things, is it a no money in their purse, Mark vi. 8. great thing if we shall reap your carAnd he said unto them, Take nothing nal things? If others be partakers for your journey, neither staves, nor of this power over you, are not we rascrip, neither bread, neither money; ther? Nevertheless we have not used neither have two coats apiece, Luke ix. this power; but suffer all things, lest 3. Carry neither purse, nor scrip, nor we should hinder the gospel of Christ. shoes : and salute no man by the way, Do ye not know that they which mi. x. 4. And he said unto them, When nister about holy things, live of the I sent you without purse, and scrip, things of the temple ? and they which and shoes, lacked ye any thing? And wait at the altar are partakers with they said, Nothing, xxii. 35.
the altar? Even so hath the Lord orVER. 10.
dained that they which preach the Mòd whpay siç odòv, undè dúo xétāvas; i Cor. ix. 4-14. Let him that is
gospel should live of the gospel, yundè imodipata, unda çaßsor äfios yàpo taught in the word communicate unto εργάτης της τροφής αυτού έστιν.
him that teacheth in all good things. Nor a scrip for your journey, neither Be not deceived; God is not mocked: b two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves : for whatsoever a man soweth, that Cfor the workman is worthy of his meat. shall he also reap, Gal. vi. 6,7. Let
2 And he took his staff in his hand, the elders that rule well be counted and chose him five smooth stones out worthy of double honour, especially of the brook, and put them in a shep- they who labour in the word and doca herd's bag which he had, even in a trine. For the Scripture saith, Thou scrip; and his sling was in his hand: shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth and he drew near to the Philistine, out the com. And, The labourer is 1 Sam. xvii. 40.
worthy of his reward, 1 Tim. v. 17, 18. • He answereth and saith unto
VER, 11. them, He that hath two coats, let him impart to him that hath none; and
Εις ήν δ' αν πόλιν ή κώμην εισέλθητε, he that hath meat, let him do' like-iepárati riç iv avtñ ágiós érti spirer wise, Luke iii. 11.
μείνατε έως αν εξέλθητε. cAnd in the same house remain,
And into whatsoever city or town ye eating and drinking such things as
shall enter, ainquire who in it is worthy ; they give : for the labourer is worthy band there abide till ye go thence. of his hire. Go not from house to a And when she was baptized, and house, Luke x. 7. Have we not power her household, she besought us, sayto eat and to drink? Have we not ing, Ifye have judged me to be faithful power to lead about a sister, a wife, to the Lord, come into my house, and as well as other apostles, and as the abide there. And she constrained us, brethren of the Lord, and Cephas? Acts xvi. 15. After these things Paul Or I only and Barnabas, have not we departed from Athens, and came to power to forbear working ? Who Corinth ; and found a certain Jew goeth a warfare any time at his own named Aquila, born in Pontus, lately charges? who planteth a vineyard, come from Italy, with his wife Prisand eateth not of the fruit thereof? cilla; (because that Claudius had or who feedeth a flock, and eateth not commanded all Jews to depart from of the milk of the flock? Say I these Rome :) and came unto them. And things as a man? or saith not the law because he was of the same craft, he the same also ? For it is written in abode with them, and wrought: for the law of Moses, Thou shalt not by their occupation they were tentmuzzle the mouth of the ox that tread-makers, xviii. 1-3. eth out the corn. Doth God take care b And he said unto them, in what for oxen? Or saith he it altogether place soever ye enter into an house, for our sakes ? For our sakes, no there abide till ye depart from that doubt, this is written : that he that place, Mark vi. 10. And whatsoever ploweth should plow in hope ; and house ye enter into, there abide, and that he that thresheth in hope should thence depart, Luke ix. 4. And in be partaker of his hope. If we have the same house remain, eating and