The Life of Jesus Retold from the Gospels for Children

The Life of Jesus Retold from the Gospels for Children

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...his happy father took him home. "Why could we not cast him out?" the disciples asked Jesus as they went back to Capernaum. "Because of your unbelief," Jesus answered, "for verily I say unto you, if ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you. Howbeit this kind goeth not out but by prayer and fasting." In Capernaum the gatherer of taxes came to Peter and asked, "Doth not your master pay tribute?" "Yes," answered Peter. "What thinkest thou, Simon," Jesus asked, "of whom do the kings of the earth take custom or tribute? Of their own children or of strangers?" "Of strangers," Peter said. "Then are the children free," Jesus replied. "Notwithstanding, lest we should offend them, go thou to the sea, and cast a hook, and take up the fish that first cometh up; and when thou hast opened his mouth, thou shalt find a piece of money; that take, and give unto them for me and thee," for Jesus, while he rendered always unto God the things that were God's, rendered also unto Caesar the things that were Caesar's. Then once more he told his disciples that he must leave them, and that the light he had brought to earth they must carry on, clear and undimmed. They must learn of him while he was still with them how to heal the sick and cast out sin and raise the dead, so that they should not fail as they had with the lunatic boy. "The Son of Man," Jesus said, "shall be betrayed into the hands of men; and they shall kill him, and the third day he shall be raised again." But they could not understand all that Jesus meant. Indeed...show more

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  • Paperback | 34 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236493540
  • 9781236493545