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That they were righteous
The Pharisee having stood, prayed these to himself, O God, I return thee thanks that I am not as the rest of men, rapacious, unjust, adulterers, or also as this publican.
And the Pharisee having called him, seeing, said within himself, This, if he were a prophet, had known who and what race of woman which had touched him: for she is sinful.
And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, That this receives the sinful, and eats together with them.
And all they having seen, murmured, saying, That he entered in to rest with a sinful man.
Then the Pharisees answered them, Have ye not also been deceived
Then answered the Jews, and said to him, Say we not well that thou art a Samaritan, and hast a demon?
And he said to me, Go: for I will send thee far off to the nations.
And why judgest thou thy brother? or why also despisest thou thy brother? for we shall all stand at the judgment seat of Christ.