Then if anyone says to you, ‘Look, here is the Christ!’ 1 or ‘There he is!’ do not believe him.
so that no one can say that you were baptized in my name!
If anyone says anything to you, you are to say, ‘The Lord needs them,’ 1 and he will send them at once.”
But you say that if anyone tells his father or mother, ‘Whatever help you would have received from me is corban’ 1 (that is, a gift for God),
If anyone says to you, ‘Why are you doing this?’ say, ‘The Lord needs it 1 and will send it back here soon.’”
But if someone says to you, “This is from a sacrifice,” do not eat, because of the one who told you and because of conscience 1 –
If the foot says, “Since I am not a hand, I am not part of the body,” it does not lose its membership in the body because of that.
And if the ear says, “Since I am not an eye, I am not part of the body,” it does not lose its membership in the body because of that.
For he has put everything in subjection under his feet. 1 But when it says “everything” has been put in subjection, it is clear that this does not include the one who put everything in subjection to him.
But I say to you that anyone who is angry with a brother 1 will be subjected to judgment. And whoever insults 2 a brother will be brought before 3 the council, 4 and whoever says ‘Fool’ 5 will be sent 6 to fiery hell. 7
But you say, ‘If someone tells his father or mother, “Whatever help you would have received from me is given to God,” 1
and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, keep warm and eat well,” but you do not give them what the body needs, 1 what good is it?
I tell you the truth, 1 if someone says to this mountain, ‘Be lifted up and thrown into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart but believes that what he says will happen, it will be done for him.