13 ‘Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is
wide and the road is easy that leads to destruction, and there are
many who take it.
14 For the gate
is narrow and the road is hard that leads to life, and there are
few who find it.
of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing but
inwardly are ravenous wolves.
16 You will know
them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thorns, or figs from
17 In the same
way, every good tree bears good fruit, but the bad tree bears bad
18 A good tree
cannot bear bad fruit, nor can a bad tree bear good fruit.
19 Every tree
that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire.
20 Thus you will
know them by their fruits.
everyone who says to me, “Lord, Lord”, will enter the
kingdom of heaven, but only one who does the will of my Father in
22 On that day
many will say to me, “Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your
name, and cast out demons in your name, and do many deeds of power
in your name?”
23 Then I will
declare to them, “I never knew you; go away from me, you evildoers.”