Matthew 23:13-1713“But woe a to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you b shut the kingdom of heaven in people’s faces. For you c neither enter yourselves nor allow those who would enter to go in. ▼
▼Some manuscripts add here (or after verse 12) verse 14: Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you devour widows’ houses and for a pretense you make long prayers; therefore you will receive the greater condemnation15Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you travel across sea and land to make a single e proselyte, and when he becomes a proselyte, you make him twice as much a f child of g hell ▼
▼Greek Gehenna; also verse 33as yourselves. 16“Woe to i you j blind guides, who say k ‘If anyone swears by the temple, it is nothing, but if anyone swears by the gold of the temple, he is bound by his oath.’ 17You blind fools! For which is greater, the gold or l the temple that has made the gold sacred?
Matthew 23:3333You serpents, m you brood of vipers, how are you to escape being sentenced to n hell?
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