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5 And 'whosoever will not receive ye go out of that city, shake off the very dust from

your feet for a testimony against them. 6 And they departed, and went through the towns, 'preaching the Gospel, and healing every where. A. D. 32. 7 Now "Herod the Tetrarch heard of all that was done by him: and he was 'perplexed, because that it was said of some, that John was risen from the dead

8 And of some, that Elias had appeared; and of others, that one of the old prophets was risen again.

9 And Herod said, John have I beheaded : but who is this, of whom I hear such things? And he kdesired to see him.

10 And the 'apostles, when they were returned, told him all that they had done. And he "took them, and went aside privately into a desert place belonging to the city called Bethsaida.

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Peace be to this house. And if the Son of peace be there, your peace


it: if not, it shall turn to you again. See on MAT. X. 14.

& MARK, vi. 12: And they went out, and preached that men should repent. 2 Tim. iv. 2: Preach the word, be instant in season, out of season ; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.

" See on MAT. xiy, 1.

Mat. ii. 3: When Herod the king had heard these things, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him.

Luke, xxiii. 8: When Herod saw Jesus, he was exceeding glad: for he was desirous to see him of a long season.

MARK, vi. 30: And the apostles gathered themselves together unto Jesus, and told him all things, both what they had done, and what they had taught.

m Mat. xiv. 13: 'He departed thence by ship into a desert place apart.

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11 And the people, when they "knew it, followed him: and he received them, and spake unto them of the kingdom of God, and healed them that had need of healing.

12 And when the 'day began to wear away, then came the twelve, and said unto him, Send the multitude áway, that they may go into the towns and country round about, and lodge,

and get victuals : for we are here in a "desert place.

13 But he said unto them, Give ye them to eat. And they said, We have no more but five loaves and two fishes; except we should go and buy meat for all this people.

14 For they were about five thousand men. And he said to his disciples, "Make them sit down by fifties in a company.

3 decline. Wh. Pu. * by companies, fifty and fifty. Rh. n Rom. x. 14, 17: How then shall they call on him in whom they have not believed ? and how sħall they believe in him of whom they have not heard? and how shall they hear without a preacher? So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.

John, vi. 37: All that the Father givethi me shall come to me; and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.

PActs, xxviii. 31: Preaching the kingdom of God, and teaching those things which concern the Lord Jesus Christ, with all confidence, no man forbidding him.

9 LUKE, i. 53: He hath filled the hungry with good things ; and the rich he hath sent empty away. do. v.31And Jesus answering said unto them, They thật áré whole need not å physician; but they that are sick. Heb. iv. 15, 16: For we have not an High Priest which cannot be touched with a feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we

Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.

See on Mat. xiv. 15.
Ps. lxxviii. 19, 20: Yea, they spake against God : they said

, Can God furnish a table in the wilderness? Behold, he smote the rock, that the waters gushed out, and the streams overflowed; can he give bread also ? can he provide flesh for his people ?

] Cor. xiv. 40: Let all things be done decently and in order.

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15 And they did so, and made them all sit down.

16 Then he took the five loaves and the two fishes, and looking up to heaven, he "blessed them, and brake, and gave to the disciples to set before the multitude.

17 And they did eat, and were all filled : and there was taken up of fragments that remained to them twelve baskets.

18 ( And it came to pass, as he was alone praying, his disciples were with him :' and he asked them, saying, Whom say the people that I am ?

19 They answering said, "John the Baptist; but some say, Elias; and others say, that one of the old prophets is risen again.

20 He said unto them, But whom say ye that I am? Peter answering said, The Christ of God.

21 And he straitly charged them, and commanded them to tell no man that thing;

5 came to him. Han. u See on Mat. xiv. 19. "MAT. xvi. 13: When Jesus came into the coasts of Cæsarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, Whom do men say that I the Son of man am ? MARK, N Philippi: and

: Jesus went out, by the way he asked his disciples, saying unto them, Whom do men say that I am ?

"Ver. 7, 8, MAT. xiv. 2: This is John the Baptist; he is risen from the dead; and therefore mighty works do show forth themselves in him. do. xvi. 14: Some say that thou art John the Baptist; some Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets. The like opinions of Herod and the people concerning our Lord, are recorded in MARK, vi. 14, and viii. 28.

* JOHN, vi. 69: We believe and are sure, that thou art that Christ, the Son of the living God. y See on MAT. xvi. 16.

Mat. xvi. 20: Then charged he his disciples that they should tell no man that he was Jesus the Christ. See on MAT. viii. 4.

22 Saying, The Son of man must ‘suffer many things, and be rejected of the elders and Chief Priests and Scribes, and be slain, and be raised the third day.

23 ( And he said to them all, 'If any man will come after me, let him deny himself

, and take up his cross daily, and follow me.

24 For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: but whosoever will lose his life for the same shall save it.

25 For what is a man advantaged, if he gain the whole world, and lose himself, or be cast

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26 For whosoever shall be ashamed of me and of my words, of him shall the Son of man be ashamed, when he shall come in his own glory, and in his Father's, and of the holy angels

. 27 But I tell you of a truth, there be some

6 the Son of man coming in his glory. Wh. a See on MAT. xvi. 21.

b Rom. viii. 13: If ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live. Col. iii. 5: Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth, fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry. See on MAT. xvi. 24.

c Mat. xvi. 26: What is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul? MARK, viii. 36: What shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?

d MAT. x.33 : Whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father which is in heaven. Mark, viï.38: Whosoever therefore shall be ashamed of me and of my words, in this adulterous and sinful generation; of hin also shall the Son of man be ashamed, when he cometh in the glory of his Father, with the holy angels. 2 Tim. ii. 12: If we deny him, he also will deny us.

• Mat. xvi. 28 : Verily I say unto you, There be some standing here, which shall not taste of death, till they see the Son of man coming in his kingdom. MARK, ix. 1: Verily I say you,

that there be some of them that stand here, which


standing here, which shall not 'taste of death, till they see the kingdom of God.

28. And it came to pass about an eight days after these sayings," he took Peter and John and James, and went up into a mountain to pray.

29 And as he prayed, the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white and glistering.

30 And, behold, there talked with him two men, which were Moses and Elias :

31 Who appeared in glory, and spake of his decease which he should accomplish at Jerusalem.

32 But Peter and they that were with him were "heavy with sleep: and when they were awake, they saw 'his glory, and the two men that stood with him,

33 And it came to pass, as they departed from him, Peter said unto Jesus, Master, it is good for us to be here: and let us make three tabernacles, one for thee, and one for Moses, and one for Elias : not knowing what he said. 34 While he thus spake, there came a cloud, 'things. A.V. appearance. Ham.

9 tents. We. shall not taste of death till they have seen the kingdom of God come with power.

f John, viii. 52: If a man keep my saying, he shall never taste of death. Heb. ii. 9: But we see Jesus, who was made a little lower than the angels for the suffering of death, crowned with glory and honour, that he by the grace of God should taste death for

every 8 See on Mat. xvii. 1.

DAN. x. 9: I was in a deep sleep on my face toward the ground.

John, i. 14: And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotien of the Father, full of grace and truth. MARK, X. 38: But Jesus said unto them, Ye know not ye

ask: can ye drink of the cup that I drink of? and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with ?






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