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ST. JOHN. the feet of Jesus. that same year, said unto them, any, where Lazarus was which Ye know nothing at all,

had been dead, whom he raised 50 Nor consider that it is expe from the dead. dient for us, that one man should 2 There they made him a supdie for the people, and that the per ; and Martha served : but whole nation perish not.

Lazarus was one of them that 51 And this spake he not of sat at the table with him. himself: but being high priest 3 Then took Mary a pound of that year, he prophesied that ointment of spikenard, very costJesus should die for that nation; ly, and anointed the feet of Je

52 And not for that nation only, sus, and wiped his feet with her but that also he should gather hair: and the house was filled together in one the children of with the odour of the ointGod that were scattered abroad. | ment.

53 Then from that day forth 4 Then saith one of his discithey took counsel together for ples, Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, to put him to death.

which should betray him, 54 Jesus therefore walked no 5 Why was not this ointment more openly among the Jews; sold for three hundred pence, but went thence unto a country and given to the poor? near to the wilderness, into a 6 This he said, not that he city called Ephraim, and there cared for the poor; but because continued with his disciples. he was a thief, and had the bag,

55 | And the Jews' passover was and bare what was put therein. nigh at hand: and many went 7 Then said Jesus, Let her out of the country up to Jerusa alone: against the day of my lem before the passover, to puri burying hath she kept this. fy themselves.

8 For the poor always ye have 56 Then sought they for Jesus, with you; but me ye have not and spake among themselves, as always. they stood in the temple, What 9 Much people of the Jews think ye, that he will not come therefore knew that he was to the feast?

there : and they came not for 57 Now both the chief priests Jesus' sake only, but that they and the Pharisees had given a might see Lazarus also, whom commandment, that, if any man he had raised from the dead. knew where he were, he should 10 | But the chief priests con: shew it, that they might take him. sulted that they might put Laz:

arus also to death; CHAPTER XII.

11 Because that by reason of 1 Jesus ercuseth Mary anointing his feet. him many of the Jews went 9 The people flock to see Lazarus. 10 The high priests consult to kill him. 12 Christ away, and believed on Jesus. rideth in to Jerusalem. 20 Greeks desire 12 T On the next day much peoto see Jesus. 23 He foretelleth his death.

ple that were come to the feast, 37 The Jews are generally blinded : 42 yet many chief rulers believe, but do not con

when they heard that Jesus was fess him: 44 therefore Jesus calleth earn coming to Jerusalem, estly for confession of faith.

13 Took branches of palm trees, 'HEN Jesus six days before and went forth to meet him, and came to Beth cried, Hosanna: Blessed is the

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Christ foretelleth ST. JOHN.

his own death. King of Israel that cometh in 26 If any man serve me, let the name of the Lord.

him follow me; and where I am, 14 And Jesus, when he had there shall also my servant be: found a young ass, sat thereon; if any man serve me, him will as it is written,

my Father honour. 15 Fear not, daughter of Sion: 27 Now is my soul troubled ; behold, thy King cometh, sitting and what shall I say? Father, on an ass's colt.

save me from this hour: but for 16 These things understood not this cause came I unto this hour. his disciples at the first: but 28 Father, glorify thy name. when Jesus was glorified, then Then came there a voice from remembered they that these heaven, saying, I have both glothings were written of him, and rified it, and will glorify it again. that they had done these things 29 The people therefore that unto him.

stood by, and heard it, said that 17 The people therefore that it thundered: others said, An was with him when he called angel spake to him. Lazarus out of his grave, and 30 Jesus answered and said, raised him from the dead, bare This voice came not because of record.

me, but for your sakes. 18 For this cause the people 31 Now is the judgment of this also met him, for that they heard world : now shall the prince of that he had done this miracle. this world be cast out.

19 The Pharisees therefore said 32 And I, if I be lifted up from among themselves, Perceive ye the earth, will draw all men unto how ye prevail nothing? behold, the world is gone after him. 33 This he said, signifying

20 | And there were certain what death he should die. Greeks among them that came 34 The people answered him, up to worship at the feast: We have heard out of the law

21 The same came therefore to that Christ abideth for ever: Philip, which was of Bethsaida and how sayest thou, The Son of Galilee, and desired him, say- of man must be lifted up? who ing, Sir, we would see Jesus. is this Son of man? 22 Philip cometh and telleth 35 Then Jesus said unto them, Andrew: and again Andrew and Yet a little while is the light with Philip tell Jesus.

you. Walk while ye have the 23 | And Jesus answered them, light, lest darkness come upon saying, The hour is come, that the you: for he that walketh in darkSon of man should be glorified. ness knoweth not whither he

24 Verily, verily, I say unto goeth. you, Except a corn of wheat fall 36 While ye have light, believe into the ground and die, it abideth in the light, that ye may be the alone : but if it die, it bringeth children of light. These things forth much fruit.

spake Jesus, and departed, and 25 He that loveth his life shall did hide himself from them. lose it; and he that hateth his 37 | But though he had done life in this world shall keep it so many miracles before them, unto life eternal.

yet they believed not on him:


494 These things said Esaias N Passover, when Jesus knew

The Jews' blindness. ST. JOHN. Christ teacheth humility.

38 That the saying of Esaias | mandment, what I should say, the prophet might be fulfilled, and what I should speak. which he spake, Lord, who hath 50 And I know that his combelieved our report ? and to mandment is life everlasting : whom hath the arm of the Lord whatsoever I speak therefore, been revealed ?

even as the Father said unto 39 Therefore they could not be me, so I speak. lieve, because that Esaias said

CHAPTER XIII. again, 40 He hath blinded their eyes,

1 Jesus washeth the disciples' feet : exhortand hardened their heart; that

eth them to humility and charity. 18

He foretelleth, and discovereth to John they should not see with their

by a token, that Judas should betray cyes, nor understand with their

him: 31 commandeth them to love one heart, and be converted, and I another, 36 and forewarneth Peter of his should heal them.


OW before the feast of the when he saw his glory, and spake of him.

that his hour was come that he 42 | Nevertheless among the should depart out of this world chief rulers also many believed unto the Father, having loved on him; but because of the his own which were in the Pharisees they did not confess world, he loved them unto the him, lest they should be put out end. of the synagogue:

2 And supper being ended, the 43 For they loved the praise devil having now put into the of men more than the praise of heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's

son, to betray him ; 14 T Jesus cried and said, He 3 Jesus knowing that the Fathat believeth on me, believeth ther had given all things into not on me, but on him that sent his hands, and that he was come

from God, and went to God; 45 And he that seeth me seeth 4 He riseth from supper, and him that sent me.

laid aside his garments; and 46 I am come a light into the took a towel, and girded himworld, that whosoever believeth self. on me should not abide in dark 5 After that he poureth water

into a basin, and began to wash 47 And if any man hear my the disciples' feet, and to wipe words, and believe not, I judge them with the towel wherewith him not: for I came not to judge he was girded. the world, but to save the world. 6 Then cometh he to Simon

48 He that rejecteth me, and Peter : and Peter saith unto receiveth not my words, hath him, Lord, dost thou wash my one that judgeth him : the word feet? that I have spoken, the same 7 Jesus answered and said unto shall judge him in the last day. him, What I do thou knowest

49 For I have not spoken of not now; but thou shalt know myself; but the Father which hereafter. sent me, he gave me à com 8 Peter saith






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out the traitor. shalt never wash my feet. Je- | he that receiveth me receiveth sus answered him, If I wash him that sent me. thee not, thou hast no part with 21 When Jesus had thus said,

he was troubled in spirit, and 9 Simon Peter saith unto him, testified, and said, Verily, verily, Lord, not my feet only, but also I say unto you, that one of you my hands and


shall betray me. 10 Jesus saith to him, He that 22 Then the disciples looked is washed needeth not save to on another, doubting of wash his feet, but is clean every whom he spake. whit: and ye are clean, but not 23 Now there was leaning on all.

Jcsus' bosom one of his disciples, 11 For he knew who should be- / whom Jesus loved. tray him; therefore said he, Ye 24 Simon Peter therefore beckare not all clean.

oned to him, that he should ask 12 So after he had washed their who it should be of whom he feet, and had taken his garments, spake. and was set down again, he said 25 He then lying on Jesus' unto them, Know ye what I have breast saith unto him, Lord, done to you?

who is it? 13 Ye call me Master and Lord: 26 Jesus answered, He it is, to and ye say well; for so I am. whom I shall give a sop, when

14 If I then, your Lord and I have dipped it. And when he Master, have washed your feet; had dipped the sop, he gave it ye also ought to wash one an to Judas Iscariot, the son of Siother's feet.

15 For I have given you an 27 And after the sop Satan enexample, that ye should do as tered into him. Then said Jesus I have done to you.

unto him, That thou doest, do 16 Verily, verily, I say unto quickly. you, The servant is not greater 28 Now no man at the table than his lord; neither he that is knew for what intent he spake sent greater than he that sent this unto him. him.

29 For some of them thought, 17 If ye know these things, because Judas had the bag, that happy are ye if ye do them. Jesus had said unto him, Buy

18 I speak not of you all : those things that we have need know whom I have chosen: but of against the feast; or, that he that the Scripture may be fulfill should give something to the ed, He that eateth bread with me poor. hath lifted up his heel against 30 He then, having received me.

the sop, went immediately out; 19 Now I tell you before it and it was night. come, that, when it is come to 31 Therefore, when he was pass, ye may believe that I am

gone out, Jesus said, Now is he.

the Son of man glorified, and 20 Verily, verily, I say unto God is glorified in him. you, He that receiveth whom 32 If God be glorified in him, soever I send receiveth me; and God shall also glorify him in



Ats disciples.

Christ comforteth ST. JOHN. himself, and shall straightway , we know not whither shod goest; glorify him.

and how can we know the e way 33 Little children, yet a little 6 Jesus saith unto him, I am while I am with you. Ye shall the way, the truth, and the life seek me; and as I said unto the no man cometh unto the Father, Jews, Whither I go, ye cannot but by me. come; so now I say to you. 7 If ye had known me, ye

34 A new commandment I give should have known my Father unto you, That ye love one an also : and from henceforth ye other; as I have loved you, that know him, and have seen him. ye love one another.

8 Philip saith unto bu, Lord, 35 By this shall all men know shew us the Father, and it sufthat ye are my disciples, if ye ficeth us. have love one to another.

9 Jesus saith unto him, Have I 36 | Simon Peter said unto him, been so long time with you, and Lord, whither goest thou? Jesus yet hast thou not known me, answered him, Whither I go, thou Philip? he that hath seen me canst not follow me now; but hath seen the Father; and how thou shalt follow me afterwards. sayest thou then, Shew us the

37 Peter said unto him, Lord, Father? why cannot I follow thee now? I 10 Believest thou not that I am will lay down my life for thy sake. in the Father, and the Father in

38 Jesus answered him, Wilt me? the words that I speak unthou lay down thy life for my to you I speak not of myself : sake? Verily, verily, I say unto but the Father that dwelleth in thee, The cock shall not crow, me, he doeth the works. till thou hast denied me thrice. 11 Believe me that I ain in the

Father, and the Father in me: CHAPTER XIV.

or else believe me for the very 1 Christ comforteth his disciples with the hope of heaven: 6 professeth himself the

works' sake. way, the truth, and the life, and one with

12 Verily, verily, I say unto you, the Father : 13 assureth their prayers in his name to be effectual: 15 requesteth love He that believeth on me, the and obedience, lo promiseth the

Holy Ghost the Comforter, 37 and leaveth his peace

works that I do shall he do also;

and greater works than these ET not your heart be troub- shall he do; because I go unto

with them.

lieve also in me.

13 And whatsoever ye shall ask 2 In my Father's house are in my name, that will I do, that many mansions : if it were not the Father may be glorified in 80, I would have told you. I the Son. go to prepare a place for you. 14 If ye shall ask any thing in 3 And if I go and prepare a

my name, I will do it. place for you, I will come again, 15 | If ye love me, keep my and receive you unto myself; commandments. that where I am, there ye may 16 And I will pray the Father, be also.

and he shall give you another 4 And whither I go ye know, Comforter, that he may abide and the way ye know.

with you for ever;. 6 Thomas saith unto him, Lord, 17 Even the Spirit of truth;

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