Eight Woes

13 (A)But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, (B)because you shut the kingdom of heaven in front of people; for you do not enter it yourselves, nor do you allow those who are entering to go in.[a]

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  1. Matthew 23:13 Late mss add (traditionally v 14): Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, because you devour widows’ houses even while for appearances’ sake you make long prayers; therefore you will receive greater condemnation (as v 14); cf. Mark 12:40; Luke 20:47

42 (A)But woe to you Pharisees! For you (B)pay tithes of mint, rue, and every kind of garden herb, and yet you [a]ignore justice and the love of God; but these are the things you should have done without neglecting the others.

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  1. Luke 11:42 Or neglect