Mark 10:17-30

The Rich Young Man

17 a  And as he was setting out on his journey, a man ran up and b  knelt before him and asked him, “Good Teacher, what must I do to c  inherit eternal life?” 18And Jesus said to him, Why do you call me good? No one is good except God alone. 19You know the commandments: d  ‘Do not murder, Do not commit adultery, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Do not defraud, Honor your father and mother.’” 20And he said to him, “Teacher e  all these I have kept from my youth.” 21And Jesus f  looking at him g  loved him, and said to him, You lack one thing: go h  sell all that you have and give to the poor, and you will have i  treasure in heaven; and come, follow me.” 22 j  Disheartened by the saying, he went away sorrowful, for he had great possessions.

23And Jesus k  looked around and said to his disciples, l  How difficult it will be for those who have wealth to enter m  the kingdom of God!” 24And the disciples n  were amazed at his words. But Jesus said to them again, o  Children p  how difficult it is
Some manuscripts add for those who trust in riches
to enter r  the kingdom of God!
25It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter s  the kingdom of God.” 26And they were exceedingly astonished, and said to him
Some manuscripts  to one another
Then who can be saved?”
27Jesus u  looked at them and said, v  With man it is impossible, but not with God. For all things are possible with God.” 28Peter began to say to him, “See w  we have left everything and followed you.” 29Jesus said, Truly, I say to you x  there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or lands, for my sake and y  for the gospel, 30who will not receive a hundredfold z  now in this time, houses and brothers and sisters and mothers and children and lands, aa  with persecutions, and in ab  the age to come eternal life.
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