Matthew 10: 24 — 33
Ordinary 12 Sunday Year A
24 No disciple is above his teacher, no slave above his master.
25 It is enough for the disciple that he become like his teacher, for the
26 “Therefore do not be afraid of them. Nothing is concealed that will not
27 What I say to you in the darkness, speak in the light; what you hear
28 And do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul;
29 Are not two sparrows sold for a small coin? Yet not one of them falls to
30 Even all the hairs of your head are counted.
31 So do not be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.
32 (14) Everyone who acknowledges me before others I will acknowledge
33 But whoever denies me before others, I will deny before my heavenly
(12)  Beelzebul: see ⇒ Matthew 9:34 for the charge linking Jesus with “the prince of demons,” who is named
(13)  The concealed and secret coming of the kingdom is to be proclaimed by them, and no fear must be
(14) [32-33] In the Q parallel # (⇒ Luke 12:8-9), the Son of Man will acknowledge those who have acknowledged
Note: # Q parallel — from the word “quelle” = source. Reference to the “Q” Source means the evangelists
Scripture texts in this work are taken from the New American Bible, revised edition