Jesus concludes the Sermon on the Mount—He commands, Judge not; ask of God; beware of false prophets—He promises salvation to those who do the will of the Father.
1 not, that ye be not .
2 For with what ye judge, ye shall be judged: and with what ye mete, it shall be to you again.
3 why beholdest thou the that is in thy brother’s eye, but considerest not the that is in thine own eye?
4 Or how wilt thou say to thy brother, Let me pull out the mote out of thine eye; and, behold, a beam is in thine own eye?
5 Thou , first cast out the beam out of thine own eye; and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote out of thy brother’s eye.
6 ¶ not that which is unto the dogs, neither cast ye your before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn again and rend you.
7 ¶ , and it shall be you; , and ye shall find; , and it shall be opened unto you:
8 For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.
9 Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask , will he give him a stone?
10 Or if he ask a fish, will he give him a serpent?
11 If ye then, , know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your Father which is in heaven give good things to them that ask him?
12 Therefore all things ye would that should to you, ye even so to them: for this is the and the prophets.
13 ¶ Enter ye in at the : for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to , and many there be which go in thereat:
14 Because is the , and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto , and few there be that find it.
15 ¶ Beware of , which come to you in clothing, but they are ravening .
16 Ye shall them by their . Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles?
17 Even so every good tree bringeth forth ; but a tree bringeth forth fruit.
18 A good tree cannot bring forth evil fruit, neither can a corrupt tree bring forth good fruit.
19 Every tree that bringeth not forth good is down, and cast into the fire.
20 Wherefore by their ye shall know them.
21 ¶ Not every one that unto me, , Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that the of my Father which is in .
22 Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not in thy name? and in thy have cast out devils? and in thy name done many wonderful works?
23 then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: from me, ye that work .
24 ¶ Therefore whosoever these sayings of mine, and them, will liken him unto a man, which his house upon :
25 And the descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and upon that house; and it fell not: for it was founded upon a .
26 And every one that heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them not, shall be likened unto a man, which built his house upon the sand:
27 And the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that ; and it : and great was the fall of it.
28 And it came to pass, when Jesus had ended were at his :
29 For he taught them as one having , and not as .