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Matthew

20:1 “Let me tell you about the kingdom of the heavens: It’s like a landowner who went out one morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

ὁμοια
G3664
similar
γαρ
G1063
because
εστιν
G2076
is

G3588
the
βασιλεια
G932
kingdom
των
G3588
[of]-the
ουρανων
G3772
[of]-skies
ανθρωπω
G444
[to]-person
οικοδεσποτη
G3617
[to]-house-owner
ὁστις
G3748
who
εξηλθεν
G1831
exited
ἁμα
G260
simultaneously
πρωϊ
G4404
early-in-day
μισθωσασθαι
G3409
to-hire
εργατας
G2040
workers
εις
G1519
into
τον
G3588
the
αμπελωνα
G290
vineyard
αυτου
G846
[of]-self

20:2 He offered the usual amount for a day’s work and they agreed, so he sent them off to his vineyard.

συμφωνησας
G4856
agreeing
δε
G1161
yet
μετα
G3326
with
των
G3588
[of]-the
εργατων
G2040
[of]-workers
εκ
G1537
out
δηναριου
G1220
denarius
την
G3588
the
ἡμεραν
G2250
day
απεστειλεν
G649
commissioned
αυτους
G846
them
εις
G1519
into
τον
G3588
the
αμπελωνα
G290
vineyard
αυτου
G846
[of]-self

20:3 About three hours later he went out and saw others loitering in the marketplace,

και
G2532
and
εξελθων
G1831
departing
περι
G4012
about
τριτην
G5154
third
ὡραν
G5610
hour
ειδεν
G1492
saw
αλλους
G243
others
ἑστωτας
G2476
having-stood
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
αγορα
G58
[to]-market
αργους
G692
inactive

20:4 so he said to them, ‘Go out to my vineyard and I’ll pay you a fair wage.’

και
G2532
and
εκεινοις
G1565
[to]-those
ειπεν
G2036
said
ὑπαγετε
G5217
yous-withdraw-yourselves!
και
G2532
and
ὑμεις
G5210
yous
εις
G1519
into
τον
G3588
the
αμπελωνα
G290
vineyard
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
εαν
G1437
if-ever
η
G2228
or-else
δικαιον
G1342
just
δωσω
G1325
I-shall-give
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous

20:5 “They went off to work, and then after about another three hours he repeated this, and again three hours after that.

οἱ
G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
απηλθον
G565
they-departed
παλιν
G3825
again
δε
G1161
yet
εξελθων
G1831
departing
περι
G4012
about
ἑκτην
G1623
sixth
και
G2532
and
ενατην
G1766
ninth
ὡραν
G5610
hour
εποιησεν
G4160
did
ὡσαυτως
G5615
similarly

20:6 Even a couple hours after that he still found more people standing around, and he said to them, ‘Why have you been standing around all day, doing nothing?’

περι
G4012
about
δε
G1161
yet
την
G3588
the
ἑνδεκατην
G1734
eleventh
εξελθων
G1831
departing
εὑρεν
G2147
found
αλλους
G243
others
ἑστωτας
G2476
having-stood
και
G2532
and
λεγει
G3004
is-saying
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
τι
G5101
what
ὡδε
G5602
here
ἑστηκατε
G2476
yous-have-stood
ὁλην
G3650
whole
την
G3588
the
ἡμεραν
G2250
day
αργοι
G692
inactive

20:7 “ ‘No one has hired us,’ they replied.“ ‘Come to my vineyard,’ he said.

λεγουσιν
G3004
they-are-relating
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
ὁτι
G3754
since
ουδεις
G3762
not-even-one
ἡμας
G2248
us
εμισθωσατο
G3409
hired
λεγει
G3004
is-saying
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
ὑπαγετε
G5217
yous-withdraw-yourselves!
και
G2532
and
ὑμεις
G5210
yous
εις
G1519
into
τον
G3588
the
αμπελωνα
G290
vineyard

20:8 “Now when evening came the owner said to his paymaster, ‘Call in the workers and pay them their wages, starting with the last hired and ending with the first.’

οψιας
G3798
[of]-late
δε
G1161
yet
γενομενης
G1096
[of]-becoming
λεγει
G3004
is-saying

G3588
the
κυριος
G2962
master
του
G3588
[of]-the
αμπελωνος
G290
[of]-vineyard
τω
G3588
[to]-the
επιτροπω
G2012
[to]-legal-guardian
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
καλεσον
G2564
you-call!
τους
G3588
the
εργατας
G2040
workers
και
G2532
and
αποδος
G591
you-reimburse!
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
τον
G3588
the
μισθον
G3408
pay
αρξαμενος
G757
beginning
απο
G575
from
των
G3588
[of]-the
εσχατων
G2078
[of]-farthest
ἑως
G2193
until
των
G3588
[of]-the
πρωτων
G4413
[of]-first

20:9 Then the last ones hired came and were given a full day’s wages,

και
G2532
and
ελθοντες
G2064
coming
οἱ
G3588
the
περι
G4012
about
την
G3588
the
ἑνδεκατην
G1734
eleventh
ὡραν
G5610
hour
ελαβον
G2983
I/they-acquired
ανα
G303
up
δηναριον
G1220
denarius

20:10 so the first ones hired expected to be given more. But when they too were given a full day’s wages,

και
G2532
and
ελθοντες
G2064
coming
οἱ
G3588
the
πρωτοι
G4413
first
ενομισαν
G3543
they-supposed
ὁτι
G3754
since
πλειον
G4119
more
λημψονται
G2983
they-shall-take
και
G2532
and
ελαβον
G2983
I/they-acquired
το
G3588
the
ανα
G303
up
δηναριον
G1220
denarius
και
G2532
and
αυτοι
G846
-selves

20:11 they complained to the landowner:

λαβοντες
G2983
taking
δε
G1161
yet
εγογγυζον
G1111
they-grumbled
κατα
G2596
down
του
G3588
[of]-the
οικοδεσποτου
G3617
[of]-house-owner

20:12 ‘These who only worked one hour were given the same pay as we who did the bulk of the work and endured the scorching heat!’

λεγοντες
G3004
saying
οὑτοι
G3778
these
οἱ
G3588
the
εσχατοι
G2078
farthest
μιαν
G1520
one
ὡραν
G5610
hour
εποιησαν
G4160
they-made
και
G2532
and
ισους
G2470
similar
ἡμιν
G2254
[to]-us
αυτους
G846
them
εποιησας
G4160
you-did
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
βαστασασιν
G941
[to]-lifting
το
G3588
the
βαρος
G922
weight
της
G3588
[of]-the
ἡμερας
G2250
days
και
G2532
and
τον
G3588
the
καυσωνα
G2742
scorching-heat

20:13 “So the landowner explained to one of the workers, ‘Buddy, I have not cheated you. Didn’t you agree to a day’s wages?


G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
αποκριθεις
G611
responding
ἑνι
G1520
one
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
ειπεν
G2036
said
ἑταιρε
G2083
pal
ουκ
G3756
not
αδικω
G91
I-am-wronging
σε
G4571
you
ουχι
G3780
not (emph.)
δηναριου
G1220
denarius
συνεφωνησας
G4856
you-agreed
μοι
G3427
[to]-me

20:14 Take your pay and go; isn’t it my business if I want to give the last hired the same pay as you?

αρον
G142
you-elevate!
το
G3588
the
σον
G4674
your
και
G2532
and
ὑπαγε
G5217
you-withdraw!
θελω
G2309
I-am-choosing
δε
G1161
yet
τουτω
G5129
[to]-this
τω
G3588
[to]-the
εσχατω
G2078
[to]-farthest
δουναι
G1325
to-give
ὡς
G5613
as
και
G2532
and
σοι
G4671
[to]-you

20:15 Can’t I do what I want? Are you angry with me because I am kind?’

η
G2228
or-else
ουκ
G3756
not
εξεστιν
G1832
is-allowed
μοι
G3427
[to]-me

G3588
the
θελω
G2309
I-am-choosing
ποιησαι
G4160
to-do
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
εμοις
G1699
[to]-our
η
G2228
or-else

G3588
the
οφθαλμος
G3788
eye
σου
G4675
[of]-you
πονηρος
G4190
evil
εστιν
G2076
is
ὁτι
G3754
since
εγω
G1473
I
αγαθος
G18
good
ειμι
G1510
I-am

20:16 “And so it will be: the last will be first, and the first will be last.”

οὑτως
G3779
likewise
εσονται
G2071
they-shall-be
οἱ
G3588
the
εσχατοι
G2078
farthest
πρωτοι
G4413
first
και
G2532
and
οἱ
G3588
the
πρωτοι
G4413
first
εσχατοι
G2078
farthest

20:17 Then Jesus went up toward Jerusalem, and along the way he took the Twelve aside and spoke to them privately:

και
G2532
and
αναβαινων
G305
ascending

G3588
the
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
εις
G1519
into
ἱεροσολυμα
G2414
Jerusalem
παρελαβεν
G3880
accepted
τους
G3588
the
δωδεκα
G1427
twelve
μαθητας
G3101
pupils
κατ᾽
G2596
down
ιδιαν
G2398
one's-own
και
G2532
and
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
ὁδω
G3598
[to]-way
ειπεν
G2036
said
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them

20:18 “Look, we’re about to enter Jerusalem, where the Human will be handed over to the ruling priests and scripture scholars. They will condemn him to death

ιδου
G2400
look!
αναβαινομεν
G305
we-are-ascending
εις
G1519
into
ἱεροσολυμα
G2414
Jerusalem
και
G2532
and

G3588
the
υἱος
G5207
son
του
G3588
[of]-the
ανθρωπου
G444
[of]-person
παραδοθησεται
G3860
shall-be-handed-over
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
αρχιερευσιν
G749
[to]-ruling-priests
και
G2532
and
γραμματευσιν
G1122
[to]-writers
και
G2532
and
κατακρινουσιν
G2632
they-shall-condemn
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
θανατω
G2288
[to]-death

20:19 and hand him over to the non-Judeans, who will jeer at him and flog him and crucify him. But he will arise on the third day.”

και
G2532
and
παραδωσουσιν
G3860
they-shall-hand-over
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
εθνεσιν
G1484
[to]-nations
εις
G1519
into
το
G3588
the
εμπαιξαι
G1702
to-jeer
και
G2532
and
μαστιγωσαι
G3146
to-flog
και
G2532
and
σταυρωσαι
G4717
to-impale
και
G2532
and
τη
G3588
[to]-the
τριτη
G5154
[to]-third
ἡμερα
G2250
[to]-day
εγερθησεται
G1453
shall-be-waked-up

20:20 Then he was approached by the mother of Zebedee’s sons, who brought them to him and knelt down before him to ask him something.

τοτε
G5119
then
προσηλθεν
G4334
approached
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]

G3588
the
μητηρ
G3384
mother
των
G3588
[of]-the
υἱων
G5207
[of]-sons
ζεβεδαιου
G2199
[of]-Zebedee
μετα
G3326
with
των
G3588
[of]-the
υἱων
G5207
[of]-sons
αυτης
G846
[of]-herself
προσκυνουσα
G4352
worshiping
και
G2532
and
αιτουσα
G154
asking
τι
G5101
what
απ᾽
G575
from
αυτου
G846
[of]-self

20:21 “What is it you want?” asked Jesus.“Grant that these two sons of mine will sit beside you in your kingdom, one at the right and one at the left,” she said.


G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
ειπεν
G2036
said
αυτη
G846
herself
τι
G5101
what
θελεις
G2309
you-are-choosing
λεγει
G3004
is-saying
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
ειπε
G3004
you-say!
ἱνα
G2443
that
καθισωσιν
G2523
they-may-sit
οὑτοι
G3778
these
οἱ
G3588
the
δυο
G1417
two
υἱοι
G5207
sons
μου
G3450
[of]-me
εἱς
G1520
one
εκ
G1537
out
δεξιων
G1188
[of]-right
σου
G4675
[of]-you
και
G2532
and
εἱς
G1520
one
εξ
G1537
out
ευωνυμων
G2176
[of]-left
σου
G4675
[of]-you
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
βασιλεια
G932
kingdom
σου
G4675
[of]-you

20:22 “Neither of you realize what you’re asking,” Jesus replied. “Can you drink from the same cup I must drink from?”“Yes!” they said.

αποκριθεις
G611
responding
δε
G1161
yet

G3588
the
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
ειπεν
G2036
said
ουκ
G3756
not
οιδατε
G1492
yous-have-seen
τι
G5101
what
αιτεισθε
G154
yous-ask
δυνασθε
G1410
yous-are-able
πιειν
G4095
to-drink
το
G3588
the
ποτηριον
G4221
cup

G3588
the
εγω
G1473
I
μελλω
G3195
I-am-intending
πινειν
G4095
to-drink
λεγουσιν
G3004
they-are-relating
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
δυναμεθα
G1410
we-are-able

20:23 “Indeed you will!” Jesus responded. “But it is not up to me to say who will sit at my right and left. Those places are for the ones predetermined by my Father.”

λεγει
G3004
is-saying
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
το
G3588
the
μεν
G3303
in-fact
ποτηριον
G4221
cup
μου
G3450
[of]-me
πιεσθε
G4095
yous-shall-drink
το
G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
καθισαι
G2523
to-sit
εκ
G1537
out
δεξιων
G1188
[of]-right
μου
G3450
[of]-me
και
G2532
and
εξ
G1537
out
ευωνυμων
G2176
[of]-left
ουκ
G3756
not
εστιν
G2076
is
εμον
G1699
my
τουτο
G5124
this
δουναι
G1325
to-give
αλλ᾽
G235
but
οἱς
G3739
[to]-whom
ἡτοιμασται
G2090
has-been-prepared
ὑπο
G5259
under
του
G3588
[of]-the
πατρος
G3962
[of]-father
μου
G3450
[of]-me

20:24 When the Ten heard about this, they were indignant with the two brothers.

και
G2532
and
ακουσαντες
G191
hearing
οἱ
G3588
the
δεκα
G1176
ten
ηγανακτησαν
G23
they-were-indignant
περι
G4012
about
των
G3588
[of]-the
δυο
G1417
two
αδελφων
G80
[of]-siblings

20:25 So Jesus called them all to himself and said, “You know that the rulers of the nations exercise mastery over their people, and their high officials wield authority over them.


G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
προσκαλεσαμενος
G4341
calling-to-self
αυτους
G846
them
ειπεν
G2036
said
οιδατε
G1492
yous-have-seen
ὁτι
G3754
since
οἱ
G3588
the
αρχοντες
G758
rulers
των
G3588
[of]-the
εθνων
G1484
[of]-nations
κατακυριευουσιν
G2634
they-are-mastering-over
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
και
G2532
and
οἱ
G3588
the
μεγαλοι
G3173
large
κατεξουσιαζουσιν
G2715
they-are-wielding-jurisdiction
αυτων
G846
[of]-them

20:26 But it must not be this way among you! For whoever wants to be in charge of you must become your servant,

ουχ
G3756
not
οὑτως
G3779
likewise
εσται
G2071
shall-be
εν
G1722
in
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
αλλ᾽
G235
but
ὁς
G3739
who
εαν
G1437
if-ever
θελη
G2309
may-choose
εν
G1722
in
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
μεγας
G3173
big
γενεσθαι
G1096
to-become
εσται
G2071
shall-be
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous
διακονος
G1249
attendant

20:27 and whoever wants to be the most prominent among you must be your slave.

και
G2532
and
ὁς
G3739
who
αν
G302
ever
θελη
G2309
may-choose
εν
G1722
in
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
ειναι
G1511
to-be
πρωτος
G4413
first
εσται
G2071
shall-be
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous
δουλος
G1401
slave

20:28 After all, the Human did not come to be waited on but to be the waiter, and to give his life as a ransom payment for many.”

ὡσπερ
G5618
just-as

G3588
the
υἱος
G5207
son
του
G3588
[of]-the
ανθρωπου
G444
[of]-person
ουκ
G3756
not
ηλθεν
G2064
came
διακονηθηναι
G1247
to-be-attended-to
αλλα
G235
but
διακονησαι
G1247
to-attend-to
και
G2532
and
δουναι
G1325
to-give
την
G3588
the
ψυχην
G5590
soul
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
λυτρον
G3083
ransom
αντι
G473
instead
πολλων
G4183
[of]-many

20:29 As he left Jericho, a large crowd followed along.

και
G2532
and
εκπορευομενων
G1607
[of]-going-out
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
απο
G575
from
ιεριχω
G2410
Jericho
ηκολουθησεν
G190
followed
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
οχλος
G3793
crowd
πολυς
G4183
many

20:30 At one point they came to two blind people sitting beside the road, and when the blind ones heard that Jesus was passing by, they shouted out, “Have pity on us, Sir, Descendant of David!”

και
G2532
and
ιδου
G2400
look!
δυο
G1417
two
τυφλοι
G5185
opaque
καθημενοι
G2521
sitting-down
παρα
G3844
beside
την
G3588
the
ὁδον
G3598
way
ακουσαντες
G191
hearing
ὁτι
G3754
since
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
παραγει
G3855
is-changing
εκραξαν
G2896
they-shouted
λεγοντες
G3004
saying
ελεησον
G1653
you-pity!
ἡμας
G2248
us
κυριε
G2962
(oh)-master
υἱος
G5207
son
δαυιδ
G1138
David

20:31 The crowd told them to shut up but they shouted all the louder, “Have pity on us, Sir, Descendant of David!”


G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
οχλος
G3793
crowd
επετιμησεν
G2008
rebuked
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
ἱνα
G2443
that
σιωπησωσιν
G4623
they-may-hush
οἱ
G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
μειζον
G3185
greater
εκραξαν
G2896
they-shouted
λεγοντες
G3004
saying
ελεησον
G1653
you-pity!
ἡμας
G2248
us
κυριε
G2962
(oh)-master
υἱος
G5207
son
δαυιδ
G1138
David

20:32 Jesus stopped and called to them, “What is it you want me to do for you?”

και
G2532
and
στας
G2476
standing

G3588
the
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
εφωνησεν
G5656
called
αυτους
G846
them
και
G2532
and
ειπεν
G2036
said
τι
G5101
what
θελετε
G2309
yous-are-choosing
ποιησω
G4160
I-should-do
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous

20:33 “Sir, we want to see!” they replied.

λεγουσιν
G3004
they-are-relating
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
κυριε
G2962
(oh)-master
ἱνα
G2443
that
ανοιγωσιν
G455
they-may-be-opened-up
οἱ
G3588
the
οφθαλμοι
G3788
eyes
ἡμων
G2257
[of]-us

20:34 Jesus, moved with compassion, touched their eyes, and instantly they could see. So they followed him.

σπλαγχνισθεις
G4697
being-moved-with-compassion
δε
G1161
yet

G3588
the
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
ἡψατο
G680
touched
των
G3588
[of]-the
ομματων
G3659
[of]-eyes
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
και
G2532
and
ευθεως
G2112
immediately
ανεβλεψαν
G308
they-looked-up
και
G2532
and
ηκολουθησαν
G190
they-followed
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]