Luke 19

1 And Jesus entered and passed through aJericho. 2 And, behold, there was a man named Zacchaeus, which was the chief among the publicans, and he was rich. 3 And he sought to see Jesus who he was; and could not for the press, because he was little of stature. 4 And he ran before, and climbed up into a sycomore tree to see him: for he was to pass that way. 5 And when Jesus came to the place, he looked up, and saw him, and said unto him, Zacchaeus, make haste, and come down; for to day I must abide at thy house. 6 And he made haste, and came down, and received him joyfully. 7 And when they saw it, they all murmured, saying, bThat he was gone to be guest with a man that is a sinner. 8 And Zacchaeus stood, and said unto the Lord; Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; and if I have taken any thing from any man by dfalse accusation, cI restore him fourfold. 9 And Jesus said unto him, This day is salvation come to this house, forsomuch as ehe also is a son of Abraham. 10 fFor the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.

11 And as they heard these things, he added and spake a parable, because he was nigh to Jerusalem, and because gthey thought that the kingdom of God should immediately appear. 12 hHe said therefore, A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return. 13 And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come. 14 iBut his citizens hated him, and sent a message after him, saying, We will not have this man to reign over us.

15 And it came to pass, that when he was returned, having received the kingdom, then he commanded these servants to be called unto him, to whom he had given the money, that he might know how much every man had gained by trading. 16 Then came the first, saying, Lord, thy pound hath gained ten pounds. 17 And he said unto him, Well, thou good servant: because thou hast been jfaithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities. 18 And the second came, saying, Lord, thy pound hath gained five pounds. 19 And he said likewise to him, Be thou also over five cities.

20 And another came, saying, Lord, behold, here is thy pound, which I have kept laid up in a napkin: 21 kFor I feared thee, because thou art an austere man: thou takest up that thou layedst not down, and reapest that thou didst not sow. 22 And he saith unto him, mOut of thine own mouth will I judge thee, thou wicked servant. lThou knewest that I was an austere man, taking up that I laid not down, and reaping that I did not sow: 23 Wherefore then gavest not thou my money into the bank, that at my coming I might have required mine own with usury? 24 And he said unto them that stood by, Take from him the pound, and give it to him that hath ten pounds. 25 (And they said unto him, Lord, he hath ten pounds.) 26 For I say unto you, nThat unto every one which hath shall be given; and from him that hath not, even that he hath shall be taken away from him. 27 But those mine enemies, which would not that I should reign over them, bring hither, and slay them before me.

28 And when he had thus spoken, ohe went before, ascending up to Jerusalem. 29 pAnd it came to pass, when he was come nigh to Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount called the mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, 30 Saying, Go ye into the village over against you; in the which at your entering ye shall find a colt tied, whereon yet never man sat: loose him, and bring him hither. 31 And if any man ask you, Why do ye loose him? thus shall ye say unto him, qBecause the Lord hath need of him.

32 And they that were sent went their way, and found even as he had said unto them. 33 And as they were loosing the colt, the owners thereof said unto them, Why loose ye the colt? 34 And they said, The Lord hath need of him. 35 And they brought him to Jesus: rand they cast their garments upon the colt, and they set Jesus thereon. 36 sAnd as he went, they spread their clothes in the way. 37 And when he was come nigh, even now at the descent of the mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoice and praise God with a loud voice for all the mighty works that they had seen; 38 Saying, tBlessed be the King that cometh in the name of the Lord: upeace in heaven, and glory in the highest. 39 And some of the Pharisees from among the multitude said unto him, Master, rebuke thy disciples. 40 And he answered and said unto them, I tell you that, if these should hold their peace, vthe stones would immediately cry out.

41 And when he was come near, he beheld the city, and wwept over it, 42 Saying, If thou hadst known, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things which belong unto thy peace! but now they are hid from thine eyes. 43 For the days shall come upon thee, that thine enemies shall xcast a trench about thee, and compass thee round, and keep thee in on every side, 44 And yshall lay thee even with the ground, and thy children within thee; and zthey shall not leave in thee one stone upon another; because athou knewest not the time of thy visitation. 45 bAnd he went into the temple, and began to cast out them that sold therein, and them that bought; 46 Saying unto them, cIt is written, My house is the house of prayer: but dye have made it a den of thieves. 47 And he taught daily in the temple. But ethe chief priests and the scribes and the chief of the people sought to destroy him, 48 And could not find what they might do: for all the people were very attentive to hear him.

Cross Ref
1aJos 6:26
1 Kin 16:34
7bMat 9:11
Luk 5:30
8c2 Cor 7:11
Pro 6:31
2 Sam 12:6
1 Sam 12:13
Lev 6:1-5
Exo 22:1
dLuk 3:14
9eLuk 13:16
Rom 4:11-12
Rom 4:16
Gal 3:7
10fEze 34:16
Rom 5:8
Mat 9:13
Luk 5:32
Mar 2:17
11g2 The 2:1-3
Luk 17:20
Act 1:6
12hMat 25:14
14iJoh 1:11
17jLuk 16:10
Rev 2:26-28
21kJam 2:19
Exo 20:19-20
2 Tim 1:7
22lMat 25:26
mJob 15:6
Tit 3:11
2 Sam 1:16
26nLuk 8:18
Mat 13:12
28oMar 10:32
Luk 9:51
29pMat 21:1
Mar 11:1
Joh 8:1
Act 1:12
Zec 14:4
31qPsa 50:10
Act 10:36
35rJoh 12:14
2 Kin 9:13
Mar 11:7
36sMat 21:8
38tPsa 118:26
Mat 21:9
Mar 11:9
Luk 13:35
1 Tim 1:17
uLuk 2:14
Eph 2:14
40vHab 2:11
41wIsa 53:3
Hos 11:8
Joh 11:35
Rom 12:15
43xJer 6:6
Luk 21:20
Isa 29:3-4
Jer 6:3
44y1 Kin 9:7
zMar 13:2
Luk 21:6
aDan 9:24
Luk 1:68
1 Pet 2:12
45bMat 21:12
Joh 2:14
46cPsa 93:5
Isa 56:7
dJer 7:11
Joh 7:19