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8. JOHN. The doctrine of John concerning Christ the sheep, and the oren: and poured out the ed : but he that believeth not, is condemned changers' money, and overthrew the tables : already, because he hath not believed in the

16 And said unto them that sold doves, Take name of the only begotten Son of God. these things hence : make not my Father's 19 And this is the condemnation, that light is house a house of merchandise.

come into the world, and men loved darkness 17 And his disciples remembered that it was rather than light, because their deeds were written, The zeal of thy house hath eaten me up. evii.

18 ! Then answered the Jews, and said unto 20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the hin, What sign shewest thou unto us, seeing light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds that thou doest these things?

should he reproved. 19 Jesus answered and said unto them, Destroy 21 But he that doeth truth, cometh to the light, this temple, and in three days I will raise it up. that his deeds may be made manifest, that they

20 Then said the Jews, Forty and six years are wrought in God. was this temple in building, and wilt thou rear 221 After these things came Jesus and his disIt up in uiree days ?

Iciples into the land of Judea ; and there he tar21 But he spake of the temple of his body. Tried with them, and baptized.

22 When therefore he was risen from the dead, 23 1 And John also was baptizing in Ænon, his disciples remembered that he had said this near to Salim, because there was much water unto them: and they believed the scripture, and there and they came, and were baptized. the word which Jesus had said.

24 For John was not yet cast into prison. 23 Now, when he was in Jerusalem at the 25 1 Then there arose a question between some passover, in the seast-day, many believed in his of John's disciples and the Jews, about purifying. name, when they saw the miracles which he did. 26 And they came unto John, and said unto

24 But Jesus did not commit himself unto him, Rabbi, he that was with ihee beyond Jorthem, because he knew all men,

dan, to whom thou barest witness, behold, the 25 And needed not that any should testify of same baptizeth, and all men come to him. Bian: for he knew what was in man

27 John answered and said, A man can receive CHAP. III.

nothing, except it be given him from heaven. The necessity of regeneration.

28 Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, THERE was a man of the Pharisees named I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him. 1 Nicodeinus, a ruler of the Jews:

| 29 He that hath the bride, is the bridegroom : The same came to Jesus by night, and said but the friend of the bridegroom, which standunto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a eth and heareth him, rejoiceth greatly, because teacher come from God for no man can do of the bridegroom's voicc : this my joy thcrethese miracles that thou doest, except God be fore is fulfilled. with him.

30 He must increase, but I must decreare. 3 Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, 31 He that cometh from above is above all: he verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born that is of the earth is earthly, and speaketh of again, we cannot see the kingdom of God. the earth: he that cometh from heaven is above

4 Nicodemus saith unto him, How can a man all. be born when he is old ? can he enter the second 32 And what he hath seen and heard, that he time into his mother's womb, and be born ? testifieth; and no man receiveth his testimony.

5 Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto. 33 lle that hath received his testimony, hath thee, Except a man be born of water, and of the set to his seal that God is truc. Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. 34 For he whom God hath sent, speaketh the

6 That which is born of the flesh, is flesh; words of God: for God giveth not the Spirit by and that which is born of the Spirit, is spirit. measure unto him.

7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must 35 The Father loveth the Son and hath given be born again.

all things into his hand. 8 The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou 36 He that believeth on the Son hath everlasthearest the sound thereof, but canst not telling life : and he that believeth not the Son, shall whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: so is not see life; but the wrath of God abideth op every one that is born of the Spirit.

him. 9 Nicodemus answered and said unto him,

CHAP. IV. How can these things be ?

The woman of Samaria. 10 Jesus answered and said unto him, Art thou W HEN therefore the Lord knew how tho a master of Israel, and knowest not these things? V Pharisees had heard that Jesus made and

11 Verily, verily, I say unto thee, We speak baptized more disciples than John, that we do know, and testify that we have 2 (Though Jesus himself baptized not, but his seen; and ye receive not our witness.

disciples,) 12 If I have tuld you earthly things, and ye 3 He left Judea, and departed again into Galilee. believe not, how shall ye believe if I tell you 4 And he must needs go through Samaria. of heavenly things?

| 5 Then cometh he to a city of Samaria, which 13 And no man hath ascended up to heaven, is called Sychar, near to the parcel of ground but he that came down from heaven, even the that Jacob gave to his son Joseph. Son of man which is in heaven.

| 6 Now Jacob's well was there. Jesus therefore 14 | And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the being wearied with his journey, sat thus on the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be well: and it was about the sixth hour lifted up:

7 There cometh a woman of Samaria to draw 15 That whosoever believeth in him should notlwater: Jesus saith unto her, Give me to drink. perist, but liave eternal life.

8 (For his disciples were gone away unto the '16 1 For God so loved the world, that he gave city to buy meat.) his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth 9 Then saith the woman ol Samara uno null, in hini, should not perish, but have everlasting How is it that thou, being a Jew, askest drink life.

of me, which am a woman of Samaria ? for the 17 For God sent not his Son into the world to Jews have no dealings with the Samaritans. condemn the world, but that the world through 10 Jesus answered and said unto her, If thiou him might be saved.

knewest the gift of God, and who it is that saith 18 11 He that believeth on him, is not condemn-Ito thee, Give me to drink; thou wouldcst have

Christ's zeal for God's glory.


He healeth the nobleman's son. asked of him, and he would have given theef believed on him for the saying of the woman living water.

which testified, He told me all that ever I did. 11 The woman saith unto him, Sir, thou hast 40 So when the Samaritans were come unto nothing to draw with, and the well is deep: from him, they besought him that he would tarry with whence then hast thou that living water ? them: and he abode there two days.

12 Art thou greater than our father Jacob, 41 And many more believed, because of his which gave us the well, and drank thereof him-lown word; self, and his children, and his cattle?

42 And said unto the woman, Now we believe, 13 Jesus answered and said unto her, Whoso- not because of thy saying: for we have heard ever drinketh of this water, shall thirst again : him ourselves, and know that this is indeed uie

14 But whosoever drinketh of the water that I Christ, the Saviour of the world. shall give him, shall never thirst; but the water 43 11 Now, after two days he departed thence, that I shall give him, shall be in him a well of and went into Galilee. water springing up into everlasting life.

44 For Jesus himself testified, that a prophet 15 The woman saith unto him, Sir, give nie hath no honour in luis own country. this water, that I thirst not, neither come hitler 45 Their when he was come into Galilee, the to draw.

Galilearis received hini, having seen all the 16 Jesus saith unto her, Go call thy husband, things that he did at Jerusalem at the tcast: for and come hither.

they also went unto the feast. 17 The woman answered and said, I have no 46 So Jesus came again into Cana of Galilee, husband. Jesus said unto her, Thou hast well where he made the water wine. And there was said, I have no husband :

ja certain nobleman, whose son was sick at Ca. 18 For thou hast had five husbands, and he pernaum. whom tholl now hast, is not iliy husband : inl' 47 When he heard that Jesus was come out of that saidst thou truly.

Judea into Galilee, he went unto him, and be. 19 The woman saith unto him, Sir, I perceive sought him that he would come down, and heal that thou art a prophet.

This son: for he was at the point of death. 20 Our fathers worshipped in this mountain ;/ 48 Then said Jesus unto hun, Except ye sec and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where signs and wonders, ye will not believe. men ought to worship.

| 49 The nobleman saith unto bim, Sir, come 21 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, believe me, Idown ere my child die the hour cometh, when ye shall neither in this 50 Jesus saith unto him, Go thy way; thy son mountain, iior yet at Jerusalem, worship the liveth. And the man believed the word that Jesus Father.

vad spoken unto him, and he went his way. 22 Ye worship ye know not what : we know 51 And as he was now going down, his servants what we worship, for salvation is of the Jews. inet hiin, and told him, saying, Thy son liveth.

23 But the hour cometh, and now is, when the 52 Then inquired he of them the hour when true worshippers shall worship the Father in he began to amend. And they said unto liin, spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such Yesterday at the seventh hour the fever left Lo worship him).

him. 24 God is a Spirit: and they that worship him, 53 So the father knew that it was at the same must worship him in spirit and in truth. hour, in the which Jesus said unto him, Thy

25 The woman saith quto him, I know that son liveth: and hiinself believed, and his whole Messias cometh, which is called Christ; when house. jie is coine, he will tell us all things.

| 54 This is again the second miracle that Jesus 26 Jesus saith unto her, I that speak unto thee did, when he was come out of Judea into Galilee. ann he.

CHAP. V. 27 is And upon this came his disciples, and

The impotent man healed. marvelled that he talked with the woman: yet! AFTER this there was a feast of the Jews : 110 man said, What seekest thou ! or, Why and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. talkest thou with her ?

2 Now there is at Jerusalem, by the sheep mar28 The woman then left her water-pot, and ket, a pool, which is called in the Hebrew tongue, went her way into the city, and saith to ile men, Bethesda, having five porches.

29 Come, see a man which told me all things 3 In these lay a great multitude of impotent that ever I did : is not this the Christ?

folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the 30 Then they went out of the city, and came moving of the water. unto him.

| 4 For an angel went down at a certain season 31 1 in the mean while his disciples prayed into the pool, and troubled the water: whosohim, saying, Master, eat.

ever then first after the troubling of the water 32 But he said unto them, I have meat to eat stepped in, was made whole of whatsoever disthat ye know not of.

ease he had. 33 Therefore said the disciples one to another, 5 And a certain man was there, which had an Hath any inanı bronght himn aught to eat ? infirmity thirty and eight years.

31 Jesus saith unto them, My meat is to do thel 6 When Jesus saw him lie, and knew that he will of' him that sent me, and to finish his work. had been now a long time in that case, he saith

35 Say not ye, There are yet four months, and unto him, Wilt thou be made whole ? then cometh harvest ? behold, I say unto you, 7 The inipotent man answered him, Sir, I havo Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; for no man, when the water is troubled, to put me they are white already to harvest.

into the pool: but while I am coming, another 36 And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and steppeth down before me. gathereth fruit unto life eternal: that both hel 8 Jesus saith unto hin, Rise, ta

y bed, that soweth, and he that reapeth, may rejoice and walk. together.

| 9 And immediately the man was inade whole, 37 And herein is that saying true, One soweth, and took up his bed, and walked: and on tho and another reapeth.

same day was the sabbath. 38 ( sent you to reap that whereon ve bestowed 10 1 The Jews therefore said unto him that no labour: other men laboured, and ye are en-was cured, It is the sabbath-day; it is not law. tered into their labours.

ful for thee to carry thy bed. 39 1 And many of the Samaritans of that cityl 11 He answered them, He that made inc whole,

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8. JOAN.

and of himself the same said unto me, Take up thy bed, and 37 And the Father himself which hath sent me, walk.

hath borne witness of me. Ye have neither 12 Then asked they him, What man is that heard his voice at any time, nor scen his shapr. which said unto thee, Take up thy bed, and 38 And ye have not his word abiding in you: walk ?

for whom he latlı se'nt, him ye believe not. 13 And he that was healed wist not who it 39 1 Search the scriptures; for in them ye was: for Jesus liad conveyed limself away, a think ye have etcrnal life: And they are they multitude being in that place.

which testify of me. 14 Afterward Jesus findeth him in the temple, 40 And ye will not come to me, that ye might and said unto him, Behold, thou art made wliole: have life. sin no more, lest a worse thing come unto thee. 41 I receive mot honour from men.

15 The man departed, and told the Jews that 42 But I know you, that ye have not the love it was Jesus which had made him whole. of God in you.

16 And therefore did the Jews persecute Jesus, 43 I am come in my Father's naine, and ye re. and sought to slay him, because he had done ceive ine not: if another shall come in his own these things on the sabbath-day.

name, him ye will receive 17 1 Bui Jesus answered them, My Father 44 How can ye believe, which receive honour worketh hitherto, and I work.

one of another, and seek not the honour that 18 Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill cometh from God only? him, because he not only had broken llie sabbath, 45 Do not think that I will accuse you to the but said also, that God was his Father, making Father: there is one that accuseth you, EVER himself equal with God.

Moses, in whom ye trust. 19 Then answered Jesus, and said unto them, 46 For had ye believed Moses, ye would have Verily, verily, I say unto you, The Son can do believed me: for he wrote of me. nothing of himself, but what he secth the Father 47 But if ye believe not his writings, how shall do: for what things soever he doeth, these also ye believe my words? doeth the Son likewise.

CIIAP. VI. 20 For the Father loveth the Son, and sheweth

Five thousand miraculously fed. him all things that himself doeth: and he will AFTER these things Jesus went over the sea slew bim greaier works than these, that ye may of Galilee, which is the sea of Tiberias. marvel.

| 2 And a great multitude followed him, because 21 For as the Father raiseth up the dead, and they saw his miracles which he did on them quickeneth them; even so the son quickeneth that were diseased. whom he will.

3 And Jesus went up into a mountain, and 22 For the Father judgeth no man; but hath there he sat with his disciples. committed all judgment unto the Son :

| 4 And the passover, a feast of the Jews, was 23 That all men shouid honour the Son, even nigh. as they honour the Father. He that honoureth 5 | When Jesus then lifted up his cyes, and not the Son, honourcth not the Father which saw a great company coine unto him, he saitli bath sent him.

unto Philip, Whence shall we buy bread that 24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, Be that hear- these may eat ? cth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, 6 (And ihis he said to prove him: for he himhath everlasting life, and shall not come into self knew what he would do.) condemnatiou ; but is passed froin death unto 7 Philip answered him, Two hundred penny. life.

worth of bread is not sufficient for them, that 25 Verily, verily, I say unto you, The hour is every one of them may take a little. coming, and now is, when the dead shall hcar 8 One of his disciplcs, Andrew, Simon Peter's the voice of the Son of God: and they that hear brother, saith unto him, shall live.

9 There is a lad here, which hath five barley26 For as the Father hath life in himself, so liath loaves, and two small fishes: but what are they be given to the Son to have life in himself: among so many ?

27 And hath given liim authority to executel 10 And Jesus said, Make the men sit down. judgment also, because he is the son of man. (Now there was much grass in the place.) So the

28 Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, men sat down in number about five thousand. in the which all that are in the graves shall hear 11 And Jesus took the loaves; and when he his voice,

had given thanks, he distributed to the disciples, 29 And shall come forth; they that have done and the disciples to them that were set down; good, unto the resurrection of life; and they and likewise of the fishes, as much as they would. that have done evil, unto the resurrection of 12 When they were filled, he said unto his dis damnation.

ciples, Gather up the fragments that remain, 30 I can of mine own self do nothing: as I hear, that nothing be lost. I judge: and my judgment is just; because i 13 Therefore they gathered them together, and seck not mine own will, but the will of the Fa. filled twelve baskets with the fragments of the ther which hath sent me.

five barley-loaves, which remained over and 31 If I bear witness of myself, my witness is above into them that had eaten. not true.

| 14 Then those men, when they had seen the 32 11 There is another that beareth witness of miracle that Jesus did, said, This is of a truth me, and I know that the witness which he wit- that Prophet that should come into the world. nesreth of me is true.

15 || When Jesus therefore perceived that they 33 Ye sent unto John, and he bare witness un-I would come and take him by force, to make to the truth.

him a king, he departed again into a mountain 34 But I receive not testimony from man: but hinself alone. these things I say, that ye might be saved. | 16 And when even was noro come, his disci.

35 He was a biruing and a shining light: and ples went down unto the sea, ve were willing for a season to rejoice in his light. I 17 And entered into a ship, and went over the

31 1 But I have greater witness than that oflsea toward Capernaum. And it was now dark, Jolin: for the works which the Father hath and Jesus was not come to them. given me to finish, the saine works that I do. 18 And the sea arose by reason of a great wind bear witness of uie, that the Father hath sent me. that blew.

Christ walketh on the sea.


Christ the bread of life. 19 So when they had rowed about five and, 44 No man can come to me, except the Father twenty or thirty furlongs, they see Jesus walk-which hath sent me draw himn : and I will raiso ing on the sea, and drawing nigh unto the ship: him up at the last day. and they were afraid.

45 It is written in the prophets, And they shall 20 But he saith unto them, It is I; be not afraid. be all taught of God. Every man therefore that

21 Then they willingly received him into the hath heard, and hath learned of the Father, ship: and immediately the ship was at the land cometh unto me. whither they went.

46 Not that any man bath seen the Father, savo 22 11 The day following, when the people which he which is of God, le bath seen the Father. stood on the other side of the sea saw that there 47 Verily, verily, I say unto you, le that bewas none other boat there, save that one where-lieveth on me hath everlasting life. into his disciples were entered, and that Jesus 48 ( am that bread of life. went not with his disciples into the boat, but 49 Your fathers did eat manna in the wilderthat his disciples were gone away alone; ness, and are dead.

23 (Howbeit there came other boats from Tibe- 50 This is the bread which cometh down from rias nigh unto the place where they did cat|heaven, that a man niay eat thereof, and not die bread, after that the lord had given thanks :) | 51 I am the living bread whichcanie down from

24 When the people therefore saw that Jesus heaven: if any man eat of this bread, he shall was not there, neither hus disciples, they also live for ever: and the bread that I will give is my took shipping, and came to Capernauin, seek-flesh, which I will give for the life of the world. ing for Jesus.

52 The Jews therefore strove aniong themiselves, 25 And when they had found him on the other saying, How can this man give us his flesh to eat side of the sea, they said unto him, Rabbi, 53 Then Jesiis said wito them, Verily, verily, when camest thou hither?

I say unto you, Except ye cat the flesh of the 26 Jesus answered them and said, Verily, veri-Son of man, and drink his blood, ye have no life Jy, I say unto you, Ye seek me, not because ye in you. saw the miracles, but because ye did eat of the 54 Whoso eateth my nesh, and drinketh my loaves, and were filled.

blood, hath eternal life; and I will raise liim up 27 Labour not for the meat which perisbeth, at the last day. but for that meat which endureth unto everlast-55 For my flesh is, meat indeed, and my blood ing life, which the Son of mai shall give untolis drink indeed. you: for him hath God the Father sealed. 56 He that eateth my flesh, and drinketh my

26 Then said they unto him, What shall we blood, dwelleth in me, and I in him. do, that we might work the works of God ? 57 Asthe living Father hath sent me, and I live

29 Jesus answered and said unto thai, This is by the Father: so he that eateth ine, even he shall the work of God, that ye believe on him whom live by me.. he hath sent.

| 58 This is that bread which came down from 30 They said therefore unto him, What sign heaven : not as your fathers did eat manna, and shewest thou, then, that we may see, and be- are dead: he that cateth of this bread shall live lieve thiee? what dost thou work?

for ever 31 Our fathers did eat manna in the desert: 59 These things said he in the synagogue, as as it is written, He gave them bread from hea- he taught in Capernaum. ven to eat.

60 Many therefore of his disciples, when they 32 Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, had heard this, said, This is a hard saying; who I say unto you, Moses gave you not that bread can hear it ? froin heaven; but my Father giveth you the 61 When Jesus knew in himself that his distrue bread from heaven.

ciples murmured at it, he said unto them, Doth 33 For the bread of God is he which cometh this offend you ? down from heaven, and giveth life unto the 62 What and if ye shall see the Son of man asworld.

cend up where he was before ! 34 Then said they unto

rd, eve rmorel 63 It is the Spirit that quickeneth; the flesh give us this bread.

protiteth nothing: the words that I speak unto 35 And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread you, they are spirit, and they are life. of life: he that cometh to me, shall never hun 64 But there are some of you that believe not. ger; and he that believeth on me, shall never For Jesus knew from the beginning who they thirst.

were that believed not, and who should betray 36 But I said unto you, That ye also have seen him. me, and believe not.

| 65 And he said, Therefore said I unto you, that 37 All that the Father giveth me, shall come to wo man can come unto me, except it were given me; and him that conieth to me, I will in no unto him of my Father. wise cast out.

66 11 From that time many of his disciples went 38 For I came down from heaven, not to do back, and walked no more with him. mine own will, but the will of him that sent me. 67 Then said Jesus unto the twelve, Will ye · 39 And this is the Father's will which hath also go away ? sent me, that of all which he hath given me, I 68 Then Sinion Peter answered him, Lord, to should lose nothing, but should raise it up again whom shall we go ? thou hast the words of eterat the last day.

{nal life. 40 And this is the will of him that sent me, 69 And we believe, and are sure that thou art that every one which seeth the Son, and believ- that Christ, the Son of the living God. eth on hini, may have everlasting life: and I 70 Jesus answered theni, Have not I chosen will raise him up at the last day.

you twelve, and one of you is a devil ? 41 The Jews then murmured at him, because 71 He spake of Judas Iscariot the son of Simon: ne said, I am the bread which came down froni for he it was that should betray him, being one heaven.

of the twelve. 42 And they said, Is not this Jesus the son of

CHAP. VII. Joseph, whose father and mother we know ? how

Christ teacheth in the temple. isit then that he saith, I came down from heaven?! A FTER these things Jesus walked in Calilee:

43 Jesus therefore answered and said unto them, H for he would not walk in Jewry, because Murinur not among yourselves.

Tthe Jews sought to kill him.

ou; but is there- Yes I am, thither.

Christ reproveth his kinsmen

S. JOHN. Sundry opinions concerning kim 2 Now the Jews' feast of tabernacles was at mured such things concerning him: and the band.

Pharisees and the chiet' priests sent officers to 3 His brethren therefore said unto him, Depart take him. hence, and go into Judea, that thy disciples also 33 Then said Jesus unto them, Yet a little while may see the works that thou doest.

am I with you, and then I go unto him that sent 4 For there is no man that doeth any thing in me. secret, and he himself seeketh to be known open- 34 Ye shall seek me, and shall not find me : and ly. If thou do these things, shew thyself to the where I am, thither ye cannot come. world.

35 Then said the Jews anjong themselves, Whi5 (For neither did his brethren believe in him.) ther will he go, that we shall not find himi? will 6 Then Jesus said unto them, My time is not he go unto the dispersed among the Gentiles, and yet come: but your time is always ready. teach the Gentiles ?

7 T'he world cannot bate you ; but me it ha- 36 What manner of saying is this that he said, teth, because I testify of it, that the works there- Ye shall seek me, and shall not find me: and of are evil.

where I am, thither ye cannot come ? & Go ve up unto this feast: I go not up yet unto 37 In the last day, that great day of the seast, this feast ; for my time is not yet full come. Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst,

9 When he had said these words into them, he let him come unto me, and drink. abode still in Galilee.

| 38 He that believeth on ine, as the scripture 10 | But when his brethren were gone up, then bath said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of livwent he also up unto the least, not openly, but ing water. as it were in secret.

1 39 (But this spake he of the Spirit, which they Il Then the Jews sought him at the feas and that believe on him should receive, for the Holy said, Where is he?

Ghost was not yet given, because that Jesus was 12 And there was much murmuring among the not yet glorified.) people concerning him : for some said, He is a 40 11 Many of the people therefore, when they good man: others said, Nay; but he deceiveth heard this saying, said, of a truth this is the the people.

| Provhet. 13 llowbeit, no man spake openly of him, for 41 Others said, This is the Chrisi. But some fear of the Jews.

said, Shall Christ come out of Galilee ? 14 1 Now, about the midst of the feast., Jesus 42 Hath not the scripture said, That Christ Went up into the temple and taught.

cometh of the seed of David, and out of the town 15 And the Jew's marvelled, saying, How know- of Bethlehen, where David was ? eth this man letters, having never learned ? 43 So there was a division among the people

16 Jesus answered them, and said, My doctrine because of him. is not mine, but his that sent nie.

44 And some of them would have taken him; 17 If any man will do his will, he shall know but no man laid hands on liim. of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether 45 l Then came the officers to the chief priests I speak of myself.

and Pharisees; and they said unto them, Why 18 Ile that speaketh of himself, sceketh his own have ye not brought hiin? glory: but he that seeketh his glory that sent him, 46 The officers answered, Never man spake like the same is true, and no unrighteousness is in him. this man.

19 Did not Moses give you the law, and yet 47 Then answered them the Pharisees, Are ye none of you keepeth the law? Why go ye about also deceived ? to kill me?

48 llave any of the rulers, or of the Pharisees 20 The people answered and said, Thou hast a believed on him ? devil: who goeth about to kill thee?

| 49 But this people who knoweth not the law 21 Jesus answered and said unto them, I have are cursed. done one work, and ye all marvel.

| 50 Nicodenius saith unto them, (he that came 22 Moses therefore gave unto you circumcision, to Jesus by night, being one of them,) (not because it is of Moses, but of the fathers;)] 51 Doth our law judge any inan before it hear and ye on the sabbath-day circumcise a man. bin, and know what he doeth ?

23 If a man on the sabbath-day receive circum- 52 'They answered and said unto him, Art thou cision, that the law of Moses should not be bro- also of Galilee ? Search, and look: for out of ken; are ye angry at me, because I have made a Galilee ariseth no prophet. man every whit whole on the sabbath-day? 53 Aud every man went unto his own house. 24 Judge not according to the appearance, but

CHAP. VIII. judge righteous judgment.

of the adulterous 100 man. 25 Then said some of thein of Jerusalem, Is not JESUS went unto the mount of Olives : this he whom they scek to kill ?

U 2 And early in the morning he came again 26 But lo, he speaketh boldly, and they say no- into the temple, and all the people caine unto thing unto him. Do the rulers know indeed hiin; and he sat down and taught them. that this is the very Christ?

| 3 And the scribes and Pharisees brought unto 27 Howbeit, we know this man, whence he him a woman taken in adultery: and when they is: but when Christ cometh, no man knoweth had set her in the midst, Whence he is.

1 4 They say unto him, Master, this woman was 28 Then cried Jesus in the temple, as he taught, taken in adultery, in the very act. saying, Ye both know me, and ye know whence 5 Now Moses in the law commanded us, that I am : and I am not come of myself, but he that such should be stoned: but what say est thou ! sent ine is true, whom ye know not.

| 6 This they said, tempting him, that they might 29 But I know him ; for I am from him, and he have to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, hath sent ine.

and with his finger wrote on the ground, as 30 Then they sought to take him : but no man though he heard them not. laid hands on hini, because his hour was not yet! 7 So when they continued asking him, he lined come.

Jup himself, and said unto them, He that is with 31 And many of the people believed on him, and out sin among you, let him first cast a stone at Baid. When Christ conieth, will he do inore mira- her. cles than these which this man hath done ? 18 And again he stooped down, and wrote od 221 The Pharisees heard that the people inur- the ground.

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