Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They answered and said unto him - In sins, wast, thou, born, altogether; and art, thou, teaching, us? And they cast him out.
The Pharisees, therefore, answered them - Surely, ye also, have not been led astray?
Then, coming near, his disciples say unto him - Knowest thou, that the Pharisees, hearing the word, were caused to stumble?
Alas for you, blind guides! that say - Whosoever shall swear by the Temple, it is, nothing, but, whosoever shall swear by the gold of the Temple, is bound:
And the Lord said unto him: Now, ye, the Pharisees, the outside of the cup and of the tray, do make pure; but, your inward part, is full of plunder and wickedness.
Art persuaded, moreover, that, thou thyself, art - a guide of the blind, a light of them that are in darkness,
Because thou sayest, Rich, am I, and have become enriched, and, of nothing, have I need, and knowest not that, thou, art the wretched one, and pitiable, and destitute, and blind, and naked,
There is a way that enticeth a man, but, at the latter end thereof, are the ways of death.
For this reason, in parables, unto them, do I speak, - because, seeing, they see not, and, hearing, they hear not, - neither do they understand.
Be looking to it, therefore, lest, the light that is in thee, be, darkness.
But, this multitude, that take no note of the law, are, laid under a curse.