We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we sang a dirge and you did not mourn.'
Cross ReferencesGenesis 50:10
When they reached the threshing floor of Atad, which is across the Jordan, they lamented and wailed loudly, and Joseph mourned for his father seven days.
To what can I compare this generation? They are like children sitting in the marketplaces and calling out to others:
For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon!'
They are like children sitting in the marketplace and calling out to one another: 'We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we sang a dirge, and you did not weep.'
Meanwhile everyone was weeping and mourning for her. But Jesus said, "Stop weeping; she is not dead but asleep."
A great number of people followed Him, including women who kept mourning and wailing for Him.
Chapter Outline1. John sends his disciples to Jesus.
7. Jesus' testimony concerning John.
16. The perverse judgment of the people concerning the Son.
20. Jesus upbraids Korazin, Bethsaida, and Capernaum;
25. and praising his Father's wisdom in revealing the Gospel to the simple,
28. he calls to him those who are weary and burdened.
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1 Kings 1:40
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