Bible: Mark 10:17-22

The Rich Man

10:17 Now 1  as Jesus 2  was starting out on his way, someone ran up to him, fell on his knees, and said, “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life? 3  10:18 Jesus said to him, “Why do you call me good? 4  No one is good except God alone. 10:19 You know the commandments: ‘Do not murder, do not commit adultery, do not steal, do not give false testimony, do not defraud, honor your father and mother.’ 5  10:20 The man 6  said to him, “Teacher, I have wholeheartedly obeyed 7  all these laws 8  since my youth.” 9  10:21 As Jesus looked at him, he felt love for him and said, “You lack one thing. Go, sell whatever you have and give the money 10  to the poor, and you will have treasure 11  in heaven. Then come, follow me.” 10:22 But at this statement, the man 12  looked sad and went away sorrowful, for he was very rich. 13 

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