New Living Translation
But the gateway to life is very narrow and the road is difficult, and only a few ever find it.
King James Bible
Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.
Darby Bible Translation
For narrow the gate and straitened the way that leads to life, and they are few who find it.
World English Bible
How narrow is the gate, and restricted is the way that leads to life! Few are those who find it.
Young's Literal Translation
how strait is the gate, and compressed the way that is leading to the life, and few are those finding it!
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LibraryOn the Words of the Gospel, Matt. vii. 7, "Ask, and it Shall be Given You;" Etc. An Exhortation to Alms-Deeds.
1. In the lesson of the Holy Gospel the Lord hath exhorted us to prayer. "Ask," saith He, "and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you. For every one that asketh receiveth, and he that seeketh findeth, and to him that knocketh it shall be opened. Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a stone? Or if he ask a fish, will he give him a serpent?  Or if he ask an egg, will he offer him a scorpion?  If ye then," …
Saint Augustine—sermons on selected lessons of the new testament
Known by their Fruits.
You will show me the way of life, granting me the joy of your presence and the pleasures of living with you forever.
And a great road will go through that once deserted land. It will be named the Highway of Holiness. Evil-minded people will never travel on it. It will be only for those who walk in God's ways; fools will never walk there.
"You can enter God's Kingdom only through the narrow gate. The highway to hell is broad, and its gate is wide for the many who choose that way.
"Beware of false prophets who come disguised as harmless sheep but are really vicious wolves.
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