so that you may know the certainty of the things you have been taught.
He will bring many of Israel's descendants back to the Lord their God.
You will have great joy, and many people will rejoice at his birth,
But he said, "Instead, how blessed are those who hear God's word and obey it!"
So he told them, "Then give back to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's."
Everyone who heard about it kept thinking what had happened and asked, "What will this child become?" because it was obvious that the hand of the Lord was with him.
Yet look! The hand of the man who is betraying me is with me on the table!
He was trying to see who Jesus was, but he couldn't do so due to the crowd, since he was a short man.
Then Jesus asked his disciples, "When I sent you out without a wallet, traveling bag, or sandals, you didn't lack anything, did you?" They replied, "Nothing at all."
When the days of his service were over, he went home.
How blessed are those servants whom the master finds watching for him when he comes! I tell all of you with certainty, he himself will put on an apron, make them sit down at the table, and go around and serve them.
"But how terrible it will be for you who are rich, because you have had your comfort!
"Glory to God in the highest, and peace on earth to people who enjoy his favor!"
I fast twice a week, and I give a tenth of my entire income.'
Instead, when you give a banquet, make it your habit to invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind.
but his mother said, "Absolutely not! He must be named John."
because the time is surely coming when people will say, "How blessed are the women who couldn't bear children and the wombs that never bore and the breasts that never nursed!'
The man who had been dead sat up and began to speak, and Jesus gave him back to his mother.
Then I'll say to myself, "You've stored up plenty of good things for many years. Take it easy, eat, drink, and enjoy yourself."'
And if they do this when the wood is green, what will happen when it is dry?"
They had no children because Elizabeth was barren and because both of them were getting old.
"Now, salt is good. But if the salt should lose its taste, how can its flavor be restored?
And yet not a hair on your head will be lost.
John's disciples told him about all these things. So John called two of his disciples
Rejoice in that day and leap for joy, because your reward in heaven is great! That's the way their ancestors used to treat the prophets.
By chance, a priest was traveling along that road. When he saw the man, he went by on the other side.
Then the day of the Festival of Unleavened Bread came, on which the Passover lamb was to be sacrificed.
"Why do you call me good?" Jesus asked him. "Nobody is good except for one God.
But one of them, when he saw that he had been healed, came back and praised God with a loud voice.
Both of them were righteous before God, having lived blamelessly according to all of the commandments and regulations of the Lord.
After this, his wife Elizabeth became pregnant and remained in seclusion for five months. She said,
like a trap, because it will come on everyone who lives on the face of the earth.
Then the angel told her, "Stop being afraid, Mary, because you have found favor with God.
But Jesus answered him, "It is written, "You must worship the Lord your God and serve only him.'"
Then he told them, "Be careful to guard yourselves against every kind of greed, because a person's life doesn't consist of the amount of possessions he has."
Your eye is the lamp of your body. When your eye is healthy, your whole body is full of light. But when it's evil, your body is full of darkness.
Then Jesus cried out with a loud voice and said, "Father, into your hands I entrust my spirit." After he said this, he breathed his last.
But the gardener replied, "Sir, leave it alone for one more year, until I dig around it and fertilize it.
But Martha was worrying about all the things she had to do, so she came to him and asked, "Lord, you do care that my sister has left me to do the work all by myself, don't you? Then tell her to help me."