1 Then said he unto the disciples, It
is impossible but that offences will come: but woe unto him, through whom they
were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and he cast
into the sea, than that he should offend one of these little ones.
heed to yourselves: If thy brother trespass against thee, rebuke him; and if he
repent, forgive him.
if he trespass against thee seven times in a day, and seven times in a day turn
again to thee, saying, I repent; thou shalt forgive him.
5 And the apostles said unto the Lord, Increase our faith.
6 And the Lord said, If ye had faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye might say unto this sycamine
tree, Be thou plucked up by the root, and be thou planted in the sea; and it
should obey you.
which of you, having a servant ploughing or feeding cattle, will say unto him by
and by, when he is come from the field, Go and sit down to meat?
will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup, and gird thyself,
and serve me, till I have eaten and drunken; and afterward thou shalt eat and
he thank that servant because he did the things that were commanded him? I trow
likewise ye, when ye shall have done all those things which are commanded you,
say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our duty to do.