(A)Whoever humbles himself like this child is the (B)greatest in the kingdom of heaven.

(C)“Whoever receives one such child in my name receives me, but (D)whoever causes one of these (E)little ones who believe in me to sin,[a] it would be better for him to have a great millstone fastened around his neck and to be drowned in the depth of the sea.

Temptations to Sin

“Woe to the world for (F)temptations to sin![b] (G)For it is necessary that temptations come, (H)but woe to the one by whom the temptation comes!

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Footnotes

  1. Matthew 18:6 Greek causes… to stumble; also verses 8, 9
  2. Matthew 18:7 Greek stumbling blocks

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