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3And while he was at Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as he sat at table, a woman came with an alabaster flask of ointment of pure nard, very costly, and she broke the flask and poured it over his head.The Anointing at Bethany Mk.14.3-9 | Mt.26.6-13 | Lk.12.1-8Καὶ ὀντος αὐτοῦ ἐν Βηθανίᾳ ἐν τῇ οἰκίᾳ Σίμωνος τοῦ λεπροῦ κατακειμένου αὐτοῦ ἦλθεν γυνὴ ἐχουσα ἀλάβαστρον μύρου νάρδου πιστικῆς πολυτελοῦς· συντρίψασα τὴν ἀλάβαστρον κα τέχεεν αὐτοῦ τῆς κεφαλῆς.
4But there were some who said to themselves indignantly, "Why was the ointment thus wasted? ἦσαν δέ τινες ἀγανακτοῦντες πρὸς ἑαυτούς, Εἰς τί ἡ ἀπώλεια αὑτη τοῦ μύρου γέγονεν;
5For this ointment might have been sold for more than three hundred denarii The denarius a day's wage for a labourer, and given to the poor." And they reproached her. ἠδύνατο γὰρ τοῦτο τὸ μύρον πραθῆναι ἐπάνω δηναρίων τριακοσίων καὶ δοθῆναι τοῖς πτωχοῖς· καὶ ἐνεβριμῶντο αὐτῇ.
6But Jesus said, "Let her alone; why do you trouble her? She has done a beautiful thing to me. ὁ δὲ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν, Ἄφετε αὐτήν· τί αὐτῇ κόπους παρέχετὲ καλὸν ἐργον ἠργάσατο ἐν ἐμοί.
7For you always have the poor with you, and whenever you will, you can do good to them; but you will not always have me. πάντοτε γὰρ τοὺς πτωχοὺς ἐχετε μεθ' ἑαυτῶν, καὶ ὁταν θέλητε δύνασθε αὐτοῖς εὖ ποιῆσαι, ἐμὲ δὲ οὐ πάντοτε ἐχετε.
8She has done what she could; she has anointed my body beforehand for burying. ὃ ἐσχεν ἐποίησεν· προέλαβεν μυρίσαι τὸ σῶμά μου εἰς τὸν ἐνταφιασμόν.
9And truly, I say to you, wherever the gospel is preached in the whole world, what she has done will be told in memory of her." ἀμὴν δὲ λέγω ὑμῖν, ὁπου ἐὰν κηρυχθῇ τὸ εὐαγγέλιον εἰς ὁλον τὸν κόσμον, καὶ ὃ ἐποίησεν αὑτη λαληθήσεται εἰς μνημόσυνον αὐτῆς.

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