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27 What I tell you in darkness you must speak in the daylight, and what is whispered[a] in your ear you must shout from the housetops. 28 Stop being[b] afraid of those who kill the body but can’t kill the soul. Instead, be afraid of the one who can destroy both body and soul in hell.[c]

29 “Two sparrows are sold for a penny, aren’t they? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground without your Father’s permission.[d]

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  1. Matthew 10:27 Lit. what you hear
  2. Matthew 10:28 Or Don’t be
  3. Matthew 10:28 Gehenna; a Gk. transliteration of the Heb. for Valley of Hinnom
  4. Matthew 10:29 Lit. apart from your Father