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18 1At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, 'Who is the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven?'The Greatest in the Kingdom Mt.18.1-5 (Capernaum) | Mk.9.33-37 | Lk.9.46-48Ἐν ἐκείνῃ τῇ ὡρᾳ προσῆλθον οἱ μαθηταὶ τῷ Ἰησοῦ λέγοντες, Τίς ἀρα μείζων ἐστὶν ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν;
2He called a child, set him in front of them, καὶ προσκαλεσάμενος παιδίον ἐστησεν αὐτὸ ἐν μέσῳ αὐτῶν
3and said, 'I tell you this: unless you turn round and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of Heaven. καὶ εἶπεν, Ἀμὴν λέγω ὑμῖν, ἐὰν μὴ στραφῆτε καὶ γένησθε ὡς τὰ παιδία, οὐ μὴ εἰσέλθητε εἰς τὴν βασιλείαν τῶν οὐρανῶν.
4Let a man humble himself till he is like this child, and he will be the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven. ὁστις οὖν ταπεινώσει ἑαυτὸν ὡς τὸ παιδίον τοῦτο, οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ μείζων ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν.
5Whoever receives one such child in my name receives me.Temptations to Sin Mt.18.5-9 (Capernaum) | Mk.9.42-48 | Lk.17.1-2καὶ ὃς ἐὰν δέξηται ἓν παιδίον τοιοῦτο ἐπὶ τῷ ὀνόματί μου, ἐμὲ δέχεται.

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