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MATT. XIV. 1--5.

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prophets was risen again. And He For John said unto him, a It is not law-
rod said, John have I beheaded : but ful for thee to have her.
who is this, of whom I hear such
things? And he desired to see him,

a Thou shalt not uncover the nakedLuke ix. 7-9.

ness of thy brother's wife, it is thy ► Now in the fifteenth year of the brother's nakedness, Lev. xviii

. 16. reign of Tiberius Cesar, Pontius Pi. And if a man shall take his brother's late being governor of Judea, and wife, it is an unclean thing: he hath Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and uncovered his brother's nakedness ; his brother Philip tetrarch of Iturea they shall be childless, xx. 21. For and of the region of Trachonitis, and John had said unto Herod, It is not Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene, lawful for thee to have thy brother's Luke iii. 1.

wife, Mark vi. 18. VER. 2.

VER. 5. Και είπε τους παισιν αυτού. Ούτός έστιν Ιωάννης ο Βαπτιστής: αυτός ηγέρθη τον όχλον, ότι ως προφήτην αυτόν είχον.

Και θέλων αυτών αποκτεϊναι, εφοβήθη από των νεκρών, και διά τούτο αι δυνάμεις ενεργούσιν εν αυτώ. .

And a when he would have put him to And said unto his servants, a This is death, he feared the multitude, b because John the Baptist ; he is risen from the they counted him as a prophet. dead; and therefore mighty works do shew a Therefore Herodias had a quarrel forth themselves in him.

against him, and would have killed * a Verily I say unto you, Among them him; but she could not : For Herod that are born of women there hath not feared John, knowing that he was a just risen a greater than John the Baptist, man and an holy, and observed him; notwithstanding he that is least in the and when he heard him, he did many kingdom of heaven is greater than he, things, and heard him gladly, Mark vi. Matt. xi. 11. And they said, Some 19,20. After two days, was the feast say that thou art John the Baptist : Bread : and the chief priests and the

of the passover, and of unleavened some, Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets, xvi. 14. And they scribes sought how they might take answered, John the Baptist : but some

him by craft, and put him to death. say Elias ; and others, One of the pro- lest there be an uproar of the people,

But they said, Not on the feast day, phets, Mark viii. 28. And many resorted unto him, and said, John did no xiv. 1, 2. So when they had further miracle : but all things that Johnspake ing nothing how they might punish

threatened them, they let them go, findof this man were true, John X. 41.

them, because of the people: for all VER. 3.

men glorified God for that which was 'o gae 'Hpódns agathsaç tòx 'iwávyny, done, Acts iv. 21. Then went the έδησεν αυτόν, και έθετο εν φυλακή, διά | captain with the officers, and brought “Ηρωδιάδα την γυναίκα Φιλίππου του αδελ- | them without violence: for they feared

the people, lest they should have been For a Herod had laid hold on John, stoned, v. 26. and bound him, and put him in prison

But if we shall say, Of men; we for Herodias' sake, this brother Philip's fear the people ; for all hold John as a wife.

prophet. For John came unto you in a See on clause 2. ver. 2. chap. xi. the way of righteousness, and ye be

b Now in the fifteenth year of the lieved him not : but the publicans and reign of Tiberius Cesar, Pontius Pilate the harlots believed him : and ye, being governor of Judea, and Herod when ye had seen it, repented not being tetrarch of Galilee, and his bro- afterward, that ye might believe him, ther Philip tetrarch of Iturea and of Matt. xxi: 26. 32.

The baptism of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysa- John, was it from heaven, or of men? nias the tetrarch of Abilene, Luke iii. 1.

answer me. And they reasoned with

themselves, saying, If we shall say, VER. 4.

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MATT. XIV. 6-10.

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for all men counted John, that he was theless for the oath's sake, and them a prophet indeed, Mark xi. 30—31. which sat with him at meat, he com

manded it to be given her. VER. 6.

a And when he would have put him Teracion dè åyouévw tou Hpádov, wex“- to death, he feared the multitude, beσατο η θυγάτηρ της Ηρωδιάδος εν τω μέσα, και ήρεσε το Ηρώδη.

cause they counted him as a prophet, ver. 5.

For Herod feared John, But when Herod's a birthday was kept, knowing that he was a just man and the daughter of Herodias danced before an holy, and observed him; and when them, and pleased Herod.

he heard him, he did many things, a And it came to pass the third day, and heard him gladly. And the king which was Pharaoh's birthday, that was exceeding sorry; yet for his oath's he made a feast unto all his servants : sake, and for their sakes which sat and he lifted up the head of the chief with him, he would not reject her, butler, and of the chief baker among Mark vi. 20. 26. his servants, Gen. xl. 20. And when And Jephthah vowed a vow unto a convenient day was come, that He- the Lord, and said, If thou shalt rod on his birthday made a supper to without fail deliver the children bis lords, high captains and chief Ammon into mine hands, Then it shall estates of Galilee. And when the be, that whatsoever cometh forth of daughter of the said Herodias, came the doors of my house to meet me, in, and danced, and pleased Herod and when I return in peace from the chilthem that sat with him, the king said dren of Ammon, shall surely be the unto the damsel, Ask of me whatso- LORD's, and I will offer it up for ever thou wilt, and I will give it thee, burnt-offering; And it came to pass Mark vi. 21-23.

at the end of two months, that she

returned unto her father, who did with VER. 7.

her according to his vow which he "O8EY use õprov Sporóznjev aütñ doīvas had vowed : and she knew no man, ο εαν αιτήσηται.

Judges xi. 30, 31. 39. Whereupon he promised with an oath

VER. 10. to give her whatsoever she would ask.

Και σέμψας απεκεφάλισε τον Ιωάννης VER. 8.

εν τη φυλακή. “Η δε, προβιβασθείσα υπό της μητρός

And he sent, a and beheaded John in αυτής: Δός μοι, φησίν, αδε επί πίνακι την | the prison. κεφαλήν Ιωάννου του Βαπτιστού.

a But I say unto you, That Elias is And she, a being before instructed of come already, and they knew him not, her mother, said, Give me here John but have done unto him whatsoever Baptist's head in bu charger.

they listed. Likewise shall also the a And she went forth, and said unto

Son of man suffer of them, Matt. xvii.

12. And the husbandmen took his serher mother, What shall I ask? And vants, and beat one, and killed anshe said, The head of John the Baptist, other, and stoned another. Again, Mark vi. 34.

he sent other servants more than the b And his offering was one silver first: and they did unto them likecharger, the weight thereof was an wise, xxi. 35, 36. And sent forth his hundred and thirty shekels, Numb.

servants to call them that were bid. vii. 13. And this is the number of den to the wedding, and they would them : thirty chargers of gold, a thou, not come. Again, he sent forth other sand chargers of silver, nine and servants, saying, Tell them which are twentyknives, Ezra i. 9.

bidden, Behold, I have prepared my VER. 9.

dinner : my oxen and my fatlings are

killed, and all things are ready: come Και ελυπήθη ο βασιλεύς: διά δε τους unto the marriage. But they made όρκους, και τους συνανακειμένους, εκέλευσε light of it, and went their ways, one dcopyal.

to his farm, another to his merchanAnd a the king was sorry:

never

dise : And the remnant took his ser.

b

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MATT. XIV. 10-14.

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vants, and entreated them spitefully, thine eyes and thine heart are not and slew them, xxii. 3-6. Where- but for thy covetousness, and for to fore, behold, I send unto you prophets, shed innocent blood, and for oppresand wise men, and scribes : and some sion, and for violence to do it, Jer. of them

ye shall kill and crucify; and xxii. 17. And say, What is thy mosome of them shall ye scourge in ther? A lioness: she lay down among your synagogues; and persecute them lions, she nourished her whelps among from city to city. That upon you may young lions. And she brought up one come all the righteous blood shed of her whelps : it became a young upon the earth, from the blood of righ lion, and it learned to catch the prey; teous Abel unto the blood of Zacha- it devoured men, Ezek. xix. 2, 3. rias son of Barachias, whom ye slew Therefore, as I live, saith the Lord between the temple and the altar. God, I will prepare thee unto blood, Verily I say unto you, All these things and blood shall pursue thee: since shall come upon this generation, xxiii. thou hast not hated blood, even blood 34-36. But they mocked the mes shall pursue thee, xxxv. 6. For they sengers of God, and despised his have shed the blood of saints and prowords, and misused his prophets, until phets, and thou hast given them blood the wrath of the LORD arose against to drink ; for they are worthy, Rev. his people, till there was no remedy, xvi. 6. And I saw the woman drunken 2 Chron. xxxvi. 16. In vain have I with the blood of the saints, and with smitten your children ; they received the blood of the martyrs of Jesus : no correction : your own sword hath and when I saw her, I wondered with devoured your prophets, like a destroy- great admiration, xvii. 6. ing lion, Jer. ii. 30. And immediately

VER, 12. the king sent an executioner, and commanded his head to be brought : And το σώμα, και έθαψαν αυτό και ελθόντες

Και προσελθόντες οι μαθηταί αυτού, ήρων he went and beheaded him in the

απήγγειλαν τώ Ιησού. . prison, And brought his head in a charger, and gave it to the damsel :

And his disciples came, and a took up and the damsel gave it to her mother. the body, and buried it, and went and And when his disciples beard of it,

told Jesus. they came and took up his corpse, and a He went to Pilate, and begged the laid it in a tomb, Mark vi. 27–29. body of Jesus. Then Pilate comBut I say unto you, That Elias is in- manded the body to be delivered. deed come, and they have done unto And when Joseph had taken the body, him whatsoever they listed, as it is he wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, written of him, ix. 13. And Herod | And laid it in his own new tomb, said, John have I beheaded : but who which he had hewn out in the rock : is this, of whom I hear such things and be rolled a great stone to the And he desired to see him, Luke door of the sepulchre, and departed.

And there was Mary Magdalene, and VER. 11.

the other Mary,sitting over against the Kai svéxong ý nepali avto éwi wivaxı, sepulchre, Matt. xxvii. 58–61, And και εδόθη το κορασίω, και ήνεγκε τη μητρι | devout men carried Stephen to his αυτής.

burial, and made great lamentation

over him, Acts viii. 2. And his head was brought in a charger aand given to the damsel: and she brought

VER. 13. it to her mother.

Και ακούσας ο Ιησούς, ανεχώρησεν εκεί

θεν εν πλοίω εις έρημον τόσον κατ' ιδίαν. aCursed be their anger for it was

Και ακούσαντες οι όχλοι, ακολούθησαν αυτό fierce; and their wrath, for it was

πεζή από των πόλεων. . cruel: I will divide them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel, Gen. xlix.

When Jesus heard of it, he departed 7. Wrath is cruel, and anger is out thence by ship into a desert place apart: rageous ; but who is able to stand and when the people had heard thereof, before envy, Prov. xxvii. 4. The

they followed him on foot out of the cities, bloodthirsty hate the upright : but

VER. 14. the just seek his soul, xxix. 10. But Και εξελθών ο Ιησούς, είδε πολύν όχλον:

ix. 9.

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και έσπλαγχνίσθη επ' αυτούς, και εθερά- | μαθηταί αυτού, λέγοντες· "Ερημός εστιν και πευσε τους αρρώστους αυτών.

τόπος, και η ώρα ήδη παρήλθεν απόλυσον And Jesus went forth, and saw a great | τους όχλους, ένα απελθόντες εις τας κώμας, multitude, aand was moved with com- ayogásosiy laurois Bpásuara. passion toward them, and he healed their And when it was evening, a his dissick.

ciples came to him, saying, This is a dea But when he saw the multitudes, sert place, and the time is now past; send he was moved with compassion on

the multitude away, that they may go them, because they fainted, and were into the villages, and buy themselves vicscattered abroad, as sheep having no

tuals. shepherd, Matt. ix. 36. Then Jesus a And when the day was now far called his disciples unto him, and spent, his disciples came unto him, and said, I have compassion on the mul- said, This is a desert place, and now titude, because they continue with the time is far passed, Send them me now three days, and have nothing away, that they may go into the counto eat: and I will not send them away try round about, and into the villages, fasting, lest they faint in the way, and buy themselves bread : for they xv. 37. And Jesus, when he came have nothing to eat, Mark vi. 35, 36. out, saw much people, and was moved And when the day began to wear with compassion toward them, be- away, then came the twelve, and said cause they were as sheep not having unto him, Send the multitude away, a shepherd : and he began to teach that they may go into the towns and them many things, Mark vi. 34. In country round about, and lodge, and those days the multitude being very get victuals : for we are here in a great, and having nothing to eat, desert place, Luke ix. 12. Jesus called his disciples unto him, and saith unto them, I have com

VER. 16. passion on the multitude, because ο δε Ιησούς είπεν αυτοίς: Ου χρείαν they have now been with me three | έχουσιν ασελθεϊν· δότε αυτούς ύμείς φαγείν. days, and have nothing to eat, viii. But Jesus said unto them, They need 1, 2. And when the Lord saw her, not depart; give ye them to eat. he had compassion on her, and said unto her, Weep not, Luke vii. 13.

VER. 17. And when he was come near, he be Οι δε λέγουσιν αυτώ· Ουκ έχομεν ώδε εί held the city, and wept over it, xix. | μη πέντε άρτους και δύο ιχθύας." 41. When Jesus therefore saw her And they say unto him, a We have here weeping, and the Jews also weeping but five loaves, and two fishes. which came with her, he groaned in the spirit, and was troubled, And said, Whence should we have so much

a And his disciples say unto him, Where have ye laid him? They said bread in the wilderness, as to fill so unto him, Lord, come and see. Jesus wept, John xi. 33–35. Wherefore great a multitude ? And Jesus saith

unto them, How many loaves have ye? in all things behoved him to be made like unto his brethren, that he Matt. xv. 33, 34. And Moses said,

And they said, Seven, and a few fishes, might be a merciful and faithful High The people, among whom I am, are Priest in things pertaining to God, to six hundred thousand footmen ; and make reconciliation for the sins of the thou hast said, I will give them flesh, people,Heb.ii. 17. For we have not an that they may eat a whole month. High Priest which cannot be touched Shall the flocks and the herds be with the feeling of our infirmities; but slain for them, to suffice them? or was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin, iv. 15. Who shall all the fish of the sea be gathercan have compassion on the ignorant, And the Lord said unto Moses, Is

ed together for them, to suffice them? and on them that are out of the way; the Lord's hand waxed short? thou for that he himself also is compassed shalt see now whether my word shall with infirmity, v. 2.

come to pass unto thee or not, Num. VE 15.

xi. 21--23. He answered and said 'Ofias dè gevojhéms, ngoona lov avtớ oi unto them, Give ye them to eat. And

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MATT. XIV. 17-19.

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they say unto him, Shall we go and / thanks, and brake, and gave to his buy two hundred pennyworth of bread, disciples to set before them; and they and give them to eat? He saith unto did set them before the people, viü. 6. them, How many loaves have ye? go For they were about five thousand and see. And when they knew, they men. And he said to his disciples, say, Fire, and two fishes, Mark vi. Make them sit down by fifties in a 37, 38. And his disciples answered company. And they did so, and made him, From whence can a man satisfy them all sit down, Luke ix. 14, 15. these men with bread here in the And Jesus said, Make the men sit wilderness? And he asked them, down. Now there was much grass How many loaves have ye? And they in the place. So the men sat down, said, Seven, viii. 4, 5. But he said in number about five thousand, John unto them, Give ye them to eat. And vi. 10. they said, We have no more but five b And when he had taken the five loaves and two fishes ; except we loaves and the two fishes, he looked should go and buy meat for all this up to heaven, and blessed, and brake people, "Luke ix. 13. When Jesus the loaves, and gave them to his dis. then lifted up his eyes, and saw a ciples to set before them; and the great company, come unto him, he two fishes divided he among them all, saith unto Philip, Whence shall we Mark vi. 41. And looking up to hea. buy bread, that these may eat? And ven, he sighed, and saith unto him, this he said to prove him for he him- Ephphatha, that is, Be opened, vii. self knew what he would do. Philip 34. Then he took the five loaves and "answered him, Two hundred penny- the two fishes, and looking up to hea. worth of bread is not: sufficient for ven, he blessed them, and brake, and them, that every one of them may gave to the disciples to set before the take a little. One of his disciples, multitude, Luke ix. 16.

Then they Andrew, Simon Peter's brother, saith took away the stone from the place unto him, There is a lad here, which where the dead was laid. And Jesus hath five barley loaves, and two small lifted up his eyes, and said, Father, I fishes : but what are they among so

thank thee that thou hast heard me, many? John vi. 5–9.

John xi. 41.

cAnd he took the seven loaves and VER. 18.

the fishes, and gave thanks, and brake 'O dè sits: DięEté Mor autcùs W8E.

them, and gave to his disciples, and He said, Bring them hither to me. the disciples to the multitude, Matt. VER. 19.

xv. 36. And as they were eating, Jesus Kai xemsúcas tous öxnoug ávaxrobioos took bread, and blessed it, and brake Émi Tojs xóptous, sai napig teùs, Tivte said, Take, eat; this is my body. And

it, and gave it to the disciples, and άρτους και τους δύο ιχθύας, αναβλέψας εις

he took the

cup,

and τον ουρανόν, ευλόγησε και κλάσας, έδωκε

thanks, and

gave ross maontais toas õptovs, oi di uaontai of it, xxvi. 26, 27. As soon as ye be

gave it to them, saying, Drink ye all τοϊς όχλοις. .

come into the city, ye shall straightAnd a he commanded the multitude to

way find him, before he go up to the sit down on the grass, and took the five high place to eat: for the people will loaves, and the two fishes, and blooking not eat until he come, because he up to heaven, Che blessed, and brake, and doth bless the sacrifice; and aftergave the loaves to his disciples, and the wards they eat that be bidden. Now disciples to the multitude.

therefore get you up; for about this a And he commanded the multitude time ye shall find him, 1 Sam. ix. 13. to sit down on the ground, Matt. xv. And he commanded the people to sit 35. And he commanded them to make down on the ground: and he took the all sit down by companies upon the seven loaves, and gave thanks, and green grass. And they sat down in brake, and gave to his disciples to set ranks, by hundreds, and by fifties, before them; and they did set them Mark vi. 39, 40. And he commanded before the people, Mark vii. 6. And the people to sit down on the ground: as they did eat, Jesus took bread, and and he took the seven loaves, and gave blessed, and brakeit, and gave to them,

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