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Matthew 17 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:1 - And after six days Jesus took with him Peter and James and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain apart.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:2 - And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his garments became white as light.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:3 - And behold, there appeared to them Moses and Eli'jah, talking with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:4 - And Peter said to Jesus, "Lord, it is well that we are here; if you wish, I will make three booths here, one for you and one for Moses and one for Eli'jah."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:5 - He was still speaking, when lo, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and a voice from the cloud said, "This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased; listen to him."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:6 - When the disciples heard this, they fell on their faces, and were filled with awe.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:7 - But Jesus came and touched them, saying, "Rise, and have no fear."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:8 - And when they lifted up their eyes, they saw no one but Jesus only.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:9 - And as they were coming down the mountain, Jesus commanded them, "Tell no one the vision, until the Son of man is raised from the dead."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:10 - And the disciples asked him, "Then why do the scribes say that first Eli'jah must come?"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:11 - He replied, "Eli'jah does come, and he is to restore all things;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:12 - but I tell you that Eli'jah has already come, and they did not know him, but did to him whatever they pleased. So also the Son of man will suffer at their hands."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:13 - Then the disciples understood that he was speaking to them of John the Baptist.
(Mar 9:14–29; Luk 9:37–42 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:14 - And when they came to the crowd, a man came up to him and kneeling before him said,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:15 - "Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is an epileptic and he suffers terribly; for often he falls into the fire, and often into the water.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:16 - And I brought him to your disciples, and they could not heal him."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:17 - And Jesus answered, "O faithless and perverse generation, how long am I to be with you? How long am I to bear with you? Bring him here to me."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:18 - And Jesus rebuked him, and the demon came out of him, and the boy was cured instantly.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:19 - Then the disciples came to Jesus privately and said, "Why could we not cast it out?"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:20 - He said to them, "Because of your little faith. For truly, I say to you, if you have faith as a grain of mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move; and nothing will be impossible to you."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:21 - Other ancient authorities insert verse 21, But this kind never comes out except by prayer and fasting.
(Mar 9:30–32; Luk 9:43–45 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:22 - As they were gathering in Galilee, Jesus said to them, "The Son of man is to be delivered into the hands of men,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:23 - and they will kill him, and he will be raised on the third day." And they were greatly distressed.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:24 - When they came to Caper'na-um, the collectors of the half-shekel tax went up to Peter and said, "Does not your teacher pay the tax?"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:25 - He said, "Yes." And when he came home, Jesus spoke to him first, saying, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do kings of the earth take toll or tribute? From their sons or from others?"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:26 - And when he said, "From others," Jesus said to him, "Then the sons are free.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:27 - However, not to give offense to them, go to the sea and cast a hook, and take the first fish that comes up, and when you open its mouth you will find a shekel; take that and give it to them for me and for yourself."
RSV Footnotes
Other ancient authorities insert verse 21, [But this kind never comes out except by prayer and fasting.]
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