4 And He * said to them, “Is it lawful to do good or to do harm on the Sabbath, to save a life or to kill?” But they kept silent.
9 aAnd He told His disciples that a boat should stand ready for Him because of the crowd, so that they would not crowd Him;
11 Whenever the unclean spirits saw Him, they would fall down before Him and shout, “You are athe Son of God!”
16 And He appointed the twelve: aSimon (to whom He gave the name Peter),
27 “aBut no one can enter the strong man’s house and plunder his property unless he first binds the strong man, and then he will plunder his house.
28 “aTruly I say to you, all sins shall be forgiven the sons of men, and whatever blasphemies they utter;
29 but awhoever blasphemes against the Holy Spirit never has forgiveness, but is guilty of an eternal sin”—
32 A crowd was sitting around Him, and they * said to Him, “Behold, Your mother and Your brothers are outside looking for You.”
33 Answering them, He * said, “Who are My mother and My brothers?”
35 “For whoever adoes the will of God, he is My brother and sister and mother.”
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