26 (A)For what shall it profit a man though he should win the whole world, if he lose his own soul? or what shall a man give for recompense of his soul?

27 For the son of man shall come [a]in the glory of his Father with his Angels, and (B)then shall he give to every man according to his deeds.

28 (C)Verily I say unto you, there be some of them that stand here, which shall not taste of death, till they have seen the Son of man come in his [b]kingdom.

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Footnotes

  1. Matthew 16:27 Like a King, as Matt. 6:29.
  2. Matthew 16:28 By his kingdom is understood the glory of his ascension, and what followeth thereof, Eph. 4:10, or the preaching of the Gospel, Mark 9:1.
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