Mat 20:1 “For the reign of the heavens is like a man, a householder who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.
Mat 20:2 “And when he had agreed with the workers for a denariusa a day, he sent them into his vineyard. Footnote: aRoman monetary unit.
Mat 20:3 “And he went out about the third hour and saw others standing idle in the market-place,
Mat 20:4 and said to them, ‘You too go into the vineyard, and whatever is right I shall give you.’ And they went.
Mat 20:5 “Having gone out again about the sixth and the ninth hour, he did likewise.
Mat 20:6 “And about the eleventh hour, having gone out, he found others standing idle, and said to them, ‘Why do you stand here idle all day?’
Mat 20:7 “They said to him, ‘Because no one hired us.’ He said to them, ‘You too go into the vineyard, and whatever is right you shall receive.’
Mat 20:8 “And when evening came, the master of the vineyard said to his manager, ‘Call the workers and pay them their wages, beginning with the last to the first.’
Mat 20:9 “And when those came who were hired about the eleventh hour, they each received a denariusa.
Mat 20:10 “And when the first came, they thought they would receive more. But they too received each a silver piece.
Mat 20:11 “And when they received it, they grumbled against the householder,
Mat 20:12 saying, ‘These last have worked only one hour, and you made them equal to us who have borne the burden and the heat of the day.’
Mat 20:13 “But he answering, said to one of them, ‘Friend, I do you no wrong. Did you not agree with me for a denarius?a Footnote: aRoman monetary unit.
Mat 20:14 Take yours and go. But I wish to give to this last man as also to you.
Mat 20:15 Is it not right for me to do what I wish with my own? Or is your eye evil because I am good?’
Mat 20:16 “Thus the last shall be first, and the first last. For many are called, but few chosen.
Mat 19:16 And see, one came and said to Him, “Good Teacher, what good shall I do to have everlasting life?”
Mat 19:17 And He said to him, “Why do you call Me good? No one is good except One – Alahim. But if you wish to enter into life, guard the commands.
Mat 19:1 And it came to be, when יהושע had ended these words, that He left Galil and came to the borders of Yahuḏah beyond the Yarděn.
Mat 19:2 And large crowds followed Him, and He healed them there.
Mat 19:3 And the Pharisees came to Him, trying Him, and saying to Him, “Is it right for a man to put away his wife for every reason?”
Mat 19:4 And He answering, said to them, “Did you not read that He who made them at the beginning made them male and female, Gen_1:27; Gen_5:2.
Mat 19:5 and said, ‘For this cause a man shall leave his father and mother and cleave to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh’? Gen_2:24.
Mat 19:6 “So that they are no longer two, but one flesh. Therefore, what Elohim has joined together, let man not separate.”
Mat 19:7 They said to Him, “Why then did Mosheh command to give a certificate of divorce, and to put her away?”
Mat 19:8 He said to them, “Because of the hardness of your hearts, Mosheh allowed you to put away your wives, but from the beginning it was not so.
Mat 19:9 “And I say to you, whoever puts away his wife, except on the ground of whoring, and marries another, commits adultery. And whoever marries her who has been put away commits adultery.