He called a child, had him stand among them,
Go! I 1 am sending you out like lambs 2 surrounded by wolves. 3
1 although we could have imposed our weight as apostles of Christ; instead we became 2 little children 3 among you. Like a nursing mother caring for her own children,
For where two or three are assembled in my name, I am there among them.”
When evening came, the boat was in the middle of the sea and he was alone on the land.
He took a little child and had him stand among them. Taking him in his arms, he said to them,
Other seed fell among the thorns, 1 and they grew up with it and choked 2 it.
When they had made a fire in the middle of the courtyard and sat down together, Peter sat down among them.
While they were saying these things, Jesus 1 himself stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” 2
The experts in the law 1 and the Pharisees 2 brought a woman who had been caught committing adultery. They made her stand in front of them
After 1 making Peter and John 2 stand in their midst, they began to inquire, “By what power or by what name 3 did you do this?”
saying, “I will proclaim your name to my brothers; 1 in the midst of the assembly I will praise you.” 2
and in the midst of the lampstands was one like a son of man. 1 He was dressed in a robe extending down to his feet and he wore a wide golden belt 2 around his chest.
“I 1 am sending you out like sheep surrounded by wolves, 2 so be wise as serpents and innocent as doves.
But on Herod’s birthday, the daughter of Herodias danced before them and pleased Herod,
After 1 three days 2 they found him in the temple courts, 3 sitting among the teachers, 4 listening to them and asking them questions.
Then those who are in Judea must flee 1 to the mountains. Those 2 who are inside the city must depart. Those 3 who are out in the country must not enter it,
For who is greater, the one who is seated at the table, 1 or the one who serves? Is it not 2 the one who is seated at the table? But I am among you as one 3 who serves.
Now when they heard this, they began to drift away one at a time, starting with the older ones, 1 until Jesus was left alone with the woman standing before him.
In those days 1 Peter stood up among the believers 2 (a gathering of about one hundred and twenty people) and said,