31 Because of this,(A) I tell you, people will be forgiven every sin and blasphemy,(B) but the blasphemy against[a] the Spirit will not be forgiven.[b] 32 Whoever speaks a word against the Son of Man,(C) it will be forgiven him. But whoever speaks against the Holy Spirit, it will not be forgiven him, either in this age or in the one to come.(D)

A Tree and Its Fruit

33 “Either make the tree good and its fruit good, or make the tree bad[c] and its fruit bad; for a tree is known by its fruit.(E)

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Footnotes

  1. Matthew 12:31 Or of
  2. Matthew 12:31 Other mss add people
  3. Matthew 12:33 Or decayed; lit rotten

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