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Andrew and Peter called.

8. JOHN

Water turned into win. 19. And this is the record of John, when 44 Now Philip was of Bethsaida, the city the Jews jent priests and Levites from Jeru- of Andrew and Peter. talem to ask him, who art thou?

45 Philip findeth Nathanael, and faith in. 20 And he confeiled, and denied not; but to him, We have found him, of whom Molcs confessed, I am not the Chritt.

in the law and the prophets did write, Jefus 21 And they alked him, What then! Art of Nazareth, the son of Joseph. thou Elias? And he faith, i am not. Art thou 46 And Nátnanael said unto him, Can there that prophet? And he answered, No. any good thing come out of Nazareth Philip

22 Then said they unto him, Who art thou ! faith unto him, Come and fee. that we may give an answer to them that 47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and Sent us: what fayett thou of thyself! faith of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in

23 He said, I am the voice of one crying whom is no guile ! in the wilderness, Make itraight the way of 48 Nathanael faith unto him, Whence know. the Lord, as said the prophet Efaias.

eft thou me? Jesus answered and said unto 24. And they which were sent were of the him, Before that Philip called thee, when Pharisees.

thou waft under the fig tree, I saw thee. 25 And they asked him, and said unto him, 49 Nathanael answered and said Why taptizeit thou then, if thou be not that him, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God; thou Chrift, nor Elias, n ither that prophet ? art the King of Israel.

26 john answered them, saying, I baptize So Jesus answered and said unto him, Be with water : but there ftandeth one among cause I said unto thee, I saw thee under the you, whom ye krow not;

fig tree, believeft thou? thou thalt see great 21 He it is, who coming after me is pre. «I things than these. ferred before me, whose thoes' latchet i am Si And he saith unto him, Verily, verily, I not worthy to wloose.

fay unto you, Hereafter ye shall see heaven 28 These things were done in Bethabara open, and the angels of God ascending and beyond Jordan, where John was baptizing. descending upon the Son of man. 29 The next day fenn seeth Jesus com.

CHA P. II. ing unto him, and faith, Behold the Lamb i Chrift turnerb water into wine, 12 desert. of God, which taketh away the sin of the erb into Capernaum and Jerusalem, tj and world.

purgetb i be temple. This is of whom I , After me ND the third day there was a marriage me ; for he was before me.

Jesus was there. 31 Ard I knew tym nct : but that he should 2 And both Jesus was called, and his as be made manifeft to Israel, therefore am I ciples, to the marriage. come baptizing with water.

3 And when they wanted wine, the mother 32 And John bare record, saying, I saw of Jesus faith unto him, They have to wise. the Spirit descending from heaven like a 4 Jesus faith unto her, Woman, what laaye dove, and it abode upon him.

I to do with thee? mine hour is not yet comc. 33 And I knew hiin not : but he that sent s His mother faith unto the servants, What me to baptize with water, the same said un. foever he faith unto you, do it. to me, Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit 6 And there were set there fix water-po! Jescending, and remaining on him, the same of ftane, after the manner of the purifying Is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghott. of the Jews, containing two or three firkis

34 And I saw and bare record that this a piece. is the Son of God.

7 Jesus faith unto them, Fill the water 3's 1 Again the next day after, John food, pots with water. And they filled them up and two of his disciples;

The brim. 36 And looking upon Jesus as he walked, 8 And he saith unto them, Draw out nor, he saith, Behold the lamb of God!

and bear unto the governor of the fes. 37 And the two disciples hea him speak, And they bare it. and they followed Jesus.

9 When the ruler of the feast had to 38 Then Jesus iurned, and saw them fol. the water that was made wine, and kar lowing, and faith unto them, What leek ye? not whence it was, (but the servants we They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, drew the water knew,) the governor of te being interpreted, Mafter,) where dwellett feast called the bridegroom, thou !

10 And raith unto him, Every man aithe 39. He saith unto them, Come and see. beginning doth set forth good wine; and They came and saw where he dwelt, and when men have well drunk, ther, that which abide with him that day: for it was about is worie : but thou haft kept the good nits the tenth hour.

until now. 40 One of the two which heard John Speak, 11 This beginning of miracles dic Jefus is and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Cana of Galilee, and manifcited forth his glo Peter's brother.

ry; and his disciples believed on him. 41 He first findeth his own brother Simon, 13 After this he went down to Caper. and raith unto him, We have found the Mer- naum, he, and his mother, and his brethren, fias, which is, being interpreted, the Chritt. and his disciples; and they continued there

42 And he brought him to jesus. And when not many days. Jerus beheld him, he said, Thou art Simon 13 And i'ne Jews' paffover was at han i ne son of Jona: thou thalt be called Cephas, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem, which is by interpretation, A ttone.

14 And found in the temple those that fo. 43 The day following. Jesus would go oxen, and theep, and doves, and the chest forth into Galilee, and tandētke Philip, and ers of money, fitting 11th unto him, Follow me.

15 Aud u hen he had made a scourg

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The neceffity of regeneration. Chap. ill.

God's gn at love to mankind. 21 fmall cords, he drove them all out of the 14 And as Moses lifted up the serpent in

temple, and the theep, and the oxen; and the wilderness, even so muit the son of man poured out the changers money, and over. be lifted up; threw the tables;

15 That whosoever believeth in him should 16 And said unto them that fold doves, not perish, but have eternal life. Take these things hence; make not my fa 16 . For God so loved the world, that he ther's house an house of merchandise.

gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever 17 Anil his disciples remembered that it believeth in him ihould not perith, but have was written, The zeal of thine house hath everlasting lite. eaten me up.

17 For God sent not his son into the world 18 ( Then answcred the Jews, an said to condemn the world; but that the world unto him, What lign thewert thou unw us, through him miglit be saved. $ seeing that thou doeft thee things?

18 He that believeth on him is not con. 19 Jesus answered and said unto them, De- demned; but he that believeth not is con. ftroy this temple, and in three days I will demned already; because he hath

not believed raise it up.

in the na: of the only be otten Son of 20 Then said the Jews, Forty and fix years God. was this temple in building, and wilt thou 19 And this is the condemnation, that light rear it up in three days!

is come into the world, and men loved dark21 But he spake of the temple of his body. ness rather than light, because their deeds

22 When therefore he was risen from the were evil, dead, his disciples remembered that he had 20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the faid this unto them; and they believed the light, neither cometh to the light, lett his decds scripture, and the word which Jefus had said, thould be reproved.

23 Now when he was in Jerusalem at 21 rut he that doeth truth cometh to the the passover, in the feast-day, many believed light, that his deeds may be made manifest in his name, when they saw the miracles that they are wrought in God. which he did.

22 After theil things came Jefus and his 24 But Jesus did not commit himself unto disciples into the land ot Judea: and there he them, because he knew all men;

tarried with them, and baptizel. 25 And needed not that any thould teftify 23! And John also was baptizing in Enon, of man: for he knew what was in man. near to Salim, because th: re was much water С НА Р. І.

there; and they came, and were baptiz. I Chrif teacherb Nicodemus the necessityofre. ed : generation. 18 Condemnation for unbelief. 24 For John was not yet caft into prison. Here was a man of the Pharisees, named 25 Then there arose a question between Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews:

Some of John's disciples and the Jews about 2 The same came to Jesus by night, and purifying. faid unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art 26 And they came unto John, and said a teacher come from God :Itcr no man can do unto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee bethese miracles that thou doeft, except God be yond Jordan, to whom thou beareft witness, with him.

behold, the same baptizeth, and all men come 3. Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, to him. verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born 27 John answered and said, A man can ré. again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. ceive nothing, except it be given him from

4 Nicodemus faith unto him, How can a heaven. man be born when he is old ? can he enter the 28 Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I Lecond time into his mother's womb, and be faid, I am not the Chriit, but that I am sent born ?

before him. 5 Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto 2y He that hath the bride is the bridegroom! thee, Except a man be born of water, and of but the friend of the bridegroom, which the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom itandeth and heareth nim, rejoiceth greatly of God.

because of the bridegroom's voice. This my 6 That which is born of the fleth is Held; joy therefore is fiufilled. and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. 30 He muit increase, but I muft decrease.

7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye muit 31 He that cometh from above is above all: be born again.

he that is of the earth is earthly, and speaketh 8 The wind bloweth where it lifteth, and of the earth; he that cometh from heaven is thou hearest the found thereof, but cantt not atove all. tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: 32 And what he hath reen and heard, that ro is every one that is born of the Spirit. he reftitieth; and 110 man receiveth his teftis

9 Nicodemus answered and said unto him, mony, How can these things be?

33 'He that hath received his testimony hath 10 Jesus answered and said unto him, Art set to his seal that God is true. thou a manter of Israel, and knoweft not these 34 For he whom God hath sent speaketh the things?

words of God: for God giveth not the Spirit Il Verily, verily, 1 say unto thec, «Ve speak by measure unto him. that we do know, and teftify that we have 3; The Father loveth the Son, and hath seen; and ye receive not our witness. given all things into his hand.

12'If I have told you earthly things, and ye. 36 He that believeth on the Son hath ever. believe not, how tháll ye believe it I tell you lan ing lite : and he that believeth not the Son of heavelay things!

Shall not see life; but the wrath of God abid. 13 And wo man hath aftended up to hea. eth on him. ven, but he that came down from heaven,

CHAP. IV. 6007 the Son of man, which is in heaven, I Christ talketh with a woman of Samaria :

Chrif talkerb with

S. JOHN

2 W9029 of Samaria. 27 his disciples marvel. zi Chriff's zeal for 25 The woman saith unto him, I know that

Gor's glory. 43 He healerb The ruler's son. Merfias cometh, which is called Chrift: when Weitere for et heerlike never has made he is cemus, nie hvidlochus all things.

26 Jesus faith unto her, I that peak upto and baptized more disciples than John, thee am be.

2 (Though Jerus himself baptized not, bat 27 And upon this came his disciples and his disciples,)

masyelled that he talked with the woman: 3. He lett Judea, and departed again into yet no man said, What sceket chou! or, Why Galilee.

talkeit thou with her ? 4. And he must needs go through Samaria. 28 The woman then left her water-pot, and

Then cometh he to a city of Samaria, went her way into the city, and faith to the which is called Sychar, near to the parcel of men, ground that Jacob gave to his son Jofeph. 29 Come, see a man, which told me all

6 Now Jacob's well was there, jesus there. tàings that ever I did: is not this the Chrift! fore, being wearied with his journey, sat thus 30 Then they went out of the city, and on the weil: and it was about the lixth hour. came unto him.

7 There cometb woman of Samaria to 31 In the mean-while his disciples prayed draw water: Jesus faith unto her, Give me him, Taying, Matter, eat. to drink.

32 But he said unto them, I have meat to 8 (For his disciples were gone away unto eat that ye know not of. the city to buy meat.)

33 Therefore said the disciples one to ano. 9 Then faith the woman of Samaria unto ther, Hath any man brought him anght to him, How is it that thou, being a Jew, arkest eat ! drink of me, which am a woman of Samaria ! 34 Jesus saith unto them, My meat is to do for the Jews have no dealings with Ide Sa. the will of him that sent me, and to finish his maritan..

work. 10 Jesus answered and said unto her, if 35 Say not ye, There are yet four months, thou Kneweit the gift of God, and who it is and then cometh harveft! Behold, I say unto that faith to thee, Give me tu drink; thou you, Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; wouldert have asked of him, and he would for they are white already to harveft. have given thee livi,g water.

36 And he that reapeth receiveth wages, i 11 The woman faith unto him, sir, thou and gathereth fruit unto life eternil : chathatt nothing to draw with, and the well is both he that soweth, and he that reapeth, may deep: from whence then had thou that living rejoice together. water?

37 And herein is that saying true, One for. 12 Ast thou greater than our father Jacob, eth, and another reapeth. which gave us the we'l, and drank thereof 38 I sent you to reap that wherenn ye be. himself, and his children, and his catile ? ftowed no labour : other men laboured, and

13 Jerus answered and said unto her, yc are entered into their labours. Whosoever drinketh of this water ihall thiru 39 And many of the Samaritans of that again :

city believed on him for the saying of the 14 But whosocier drinketh of the water woman, which teftified, He told me all that that I fhall give him, thall never thirft; but ever I did. the water that I fhall give him shall be in him 40 So when the Samaritans were come unto a wel! of water springing up into everlasting him, they besought him that he would tarts life.

with them : and he abode there two days. is The woman saith unto him, sir, give 41 And many more believed because of his me this water, that I thirit not, neither come own word; hither to draw.

42 Ant said unto the woman, Now we be 10 Jesus saith unto her, Go, call thy hul- lieve, not because of thy saying: for we hau band, and come hithe,

heard him ourselves, and know that the 17 The woman answered and said, I have is indeed the Chrift, the Saviour of the no husband. Jesus said unto her, Thou hast world. well said, I have no husband:

43 | Noup after two days he departs 18 For thou hart had five husbands, and he thence, and went into Galilee : whom thou now hart is not thy husband : in 44 For Jesus himseli tertified, that a pub that saidit thou truly.

phet hath no honour in his own countrr. 19 The woman faith unto him, Sir, I per. 45 Then when he was come into Galice, ceive that thou art a prophet.

the Galileans received him, having seca mi 20 Our fathers worthipped in this moun. the things that he did at Jerusalem stike tain; and ye ray, That in Jerusalem is the feait : for they also went unto the feaft. place where men ought to worship.

46 So Jeruscame agaln into Cana of Goldet, 21 Jesus faith unto her, Woman, believe where he made the water wine. And there - me, the hour comcth, when ye thall neither in was a certain nobleman, whoie ron was hier this mountain, nor yet at Jerufalem, worthip at Capernaum. the Father.

47 When he next!!hat Jesus was content 22 Ye worthip ye know not what: we of Judea into Galilce, he went unto tim, ap! know what we worthip: tor falvation is of befought him that he would come down ons dhe Jews.

heal his fon : tor he was at the point ei 23' But the hour cometh, and now is, when death, the true worshippers thall worthip the Father 48 Then said fesus unto him, Except ye in spirit and in truth: for the Father secketh see rigus and wonders, ye will not believe. Tuch to worship him.

49 The nobleman faith unto bim, Sir, cons 24 God is a spirit: and they that orhip down sre my child die. hin, quit wordip him in (pirii aud iu uruch. 50 Jesus faich uato hin, Go thy way; de

his way.

A felter serius

here was a fer un cate the Jews; center into condemnation ; but is passed from

Ibe impotent man healed.

Chap. F.

Chrif Bewerh who be is. son liveth. And the man believed the word 19 Then answered Jesus, and said unto them, that Jesus had spokea ulito hin, and he went Verily, verily, isay unto you, The Son can do

nothing of himselt, but what he feeth the Pa. Si And as he was now going down, his ser. ther do: for what things foever he docth, the fe vants met him, and told him, saying, Thylon also doeth the Son likewise. liveth.

20 For the Father leveth the Son, and the wo 52 Then enquired he of them the hour eth him all things that himse!f doeth: and he when he began to amend. And they said unto will thew him greater works than there, that him, Yeiterday at the leventh hour the fever ye may marvel Jcft hirit.

21 For as the Father raiseth up the dead, 53 So the father knew that it was at the and quickeneth them; even so the son quick. Lime hour, in the which Jesus said unto him, cneth whom he will. Thy son, liveth : and himielt believed, and 22 For the Father judgetk no man; but hath Dis whole house.

committed all judgment unto the son: S4 This is again the second miracle that 23 That all men thould honour the Son, even Teius did, when he was come out of Judea as they honour the Father. He that honoureth Inco Galiles.

not the Son, honoureth not the Father which CHAP. V.

hath (tot him. ? Yesus on the fabb..th day cureth him that 24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that wa, dijealed eight and thirty years: 10 the heareth my word, and believeth on him that Jewscavil, and perfecute him for it. fent me, hath everlasting lise, and thall not and Jesus to Jerusalem.

death unto life. 2 Now there is at Jerusalem by the meep. 2; Verily, verily, liay unto you, The hour filarket a pool, which is called in the Hebrew is coming, and now is, when the dead diall tongue, Bechefda, having fire porches. hear the voice of the Son of God: and they

3 In these lay a great multitude of inf potent that hear ihall live. folk, of blind, hali, withered, waiting tor the 26 For as the Father hath life in himself, nioving of the water.

So hath he given to the Son to have lise in 4 For an angel went down at a certain sea- liimself; Son into the pool, and troubled the water i 27 Add hath given him authority to exe. whosoeverinen firit, after the troubling of the cute judgment also, because he is the son yf water, ttepped in, was made whole of whata man. soever disease he had.

28 Marvel not at this : for the hour is com. s Anda certain man was there, which had ing, in the which all that are in the graves an infirmity thirty and eight years.

thall hear his voice, 6 When jetus saw him lie, and knew that he 29 And thall come forth: They that have had been now a long time in that case, he saith done good, unto the resurrection of life; and unto him, Wilt thou be made whole they that have done evil, unto the resurrec.lon

7 The impotent man answered him, Sir, I of damnation. have no man, when the water is troubled, to 30 I can of mine own self do nothing: as I put ine into the pool : but while I am coining, hear, I judge: and my judgmeat is just: beanother fteppeth down before me.

caure I seek not mine own will, but the will 8 Jesus dalih unto him, Rilc, take up thy of the Father which bath feut me. bed, and walk.

31 11 1 bear witness of mysel!, my witness 9 And imme'jately the man was made is not true. whole, and took up his bid, and walked : and 32 I There is another that beareth wit. on the same day was the fabbath.

ness of me; and I know that the winners which 10 The Jews therefore said unto him that lie witnené th of me is truc. was cured, it is the fabbath day; it is not law- 33 Ye fent unto John, and he bare witness ful for thee to carry thy bed.

unto the truth. 11 He answered them, He that made me 34 But I receive not teftimony from man; whole, the same faid unto me, Take up thy but these things I say, that ye might be'zved. bed, and walk.

35 He was a burning and a thining lig!! : 12 Then asked they him, What man is that and ye were willing tor a scafun to rejnice in which said unto thee, Take up thy bed, and his light. walk!

30 g But I have greater witness than tha: 11 And he that was healed wit not who it of John : for the works which the Father was: for 'esus had conveyed himself away, a hath given me to finish, the same works that multitude being in that place.

Luc, bear witness of nie, that the Father hath 14 Afterward's Jelus findeth him in the tem. fent me. ple, and said unto him, Behol!, thou art made 37 And the Father himself which hath fent whole : fin no mure, lest a worse thing come me naih borne witness of me. We have neiunto thee.

ther heard his voice at any time, nor seen his 15 The man departed, and told the Jews that mape. it was Jesus which had made him whole. 38 And ye have not his word abiding in you;

16 And therefore did the Jews persecute for whom he hath sent, bim ye believe not. Jesus, and fought to day him, because he had 39 Search the scriptures; for in them ye done these things on the fabbath day. think ye have eternal life: and they are they

17. But Jefus answered them, My Father which teftity of nie. worketh hitherto.and I work.

40 And ye will not come to me, that yo 18 Therefore the Jews sought the more to might have life. ķill him, because he not only had broken the 41 i receive not honour from meni. fabbath, but said also that God was his Father, 42 But I know you, that ye have not the making himfelf equal with Gai.

love of God in you.

Cbrif feedeth five thousand. S JOHN.

He walketh on the fra. 43 I am come in my Father's name, and 20 But he faith unto them, Itis l; be not ye receive me not: if another shall come in afraid. his own name, him ye will receive.

21 Then they willingly received him into 44 How can ye believe, which receive how the thip: and immediately the thip was at the nour one of another, and seek not the honour land whither they went. that comerb from God only!

22 The day fołowing, when the pece 45 Do not think that I will accuse you to ple which ftood on the other fide of the lea, the Father : there is one that accuseth you, law that there was none other boat there, Even Moles, in whom ye truit.

save that one whereinto his disciples were 46 For had ye believed Mofes, ye would entered, and that Jesus went not with his dis have believed me: tor he wrote ot me. ciples into the boat, but that his disciples were

47 But it ye believe nnt his writings, how gone away alone: Mall ye believe my words:

23 (How beit, there came other boats from CÁ A P. VI.

Tiberias, nigh unto the place where they did I Chriji feedeth pive tbouland, 26 he reproverh eat bread, after that the Lord had gira

ane pes'y bearers of his word, 35 and de. thanks :) ciareth himself to be the bread of life. 24 When the people therefore faw that se. After this thingen Jefus went over the lea susowe hot chire, neither his disciples,

they 2 And a great multitude followed him, be. seeking for Jesus. cause they saw his miracles which he did on 25 And when they had found him on the them that were diseased.

other side of the sea, they said unto him, 3 And Jesus went up into a mountain, and Rabbi, when cameft thou hither there he fat with his disciples.

26 Jesus answered them, and said, Verily, 4. And the pailover, a feast of the Jews, was verily, I say unto you, Ye scek me, not be nigh.

cause ye fain the miracles, but because ye did Ś I When Jesus then lifted up bis eyes, and eat of the loaves, and were filled. saw a great company come unto him, he faith 27 Labour not for the meat which perih. unto Philip, Whence thall we buy bread, that eth, but for that meat which endureth unto there may cat!

everlaiting life, which the son ot man thall $(And this he said to prove him: for he give unto you: for him hath God the Father him:cit kifew what he would do.)

sealed. 7 Philip answered him, Two hundred pen. 28 Then said they unto him, What ftua!! nyworth of bread is not sufficient for them, we do, that we might work the works of that every one of them may take alittle. God?

8 One of his disciples, Andrew, Simon Pe. 2y Jesus answered and said unto them, This ter's brother, faith unto him,

is the work of God, that ye believe on him 9 There is a lacncre, which hath five bar. whom he hath sent. ley loaves, and two sinal files: but what are 30 They said therefore unto him, what they among so many?

fign thewest thou then, that we may fee, and 10 And Jesus said, Make the men fit down. believe thee? What doit thou work? Now there was much grass in the place. So 31 Our fathers did cat manna in the defert; the men sat down, in number about five thou- as it is written, He gave them bread from fand.

heaven to eat. 11 And Jesus took the Inaves; and when 32 Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, ve he ha igiven thanks, redistributed to the disci. rily, I say unto you, Moses gave you not that ples, and the disciples to them that were fee bread from heaven, but my Father giveth you down; and likewise of the fishes as much as the true bread from heaven. they would.

33 For the bread of God is he which comes 12 when they were filled, he faid unto his down from heaven, and giveth lite onto the disciples, Gather up the fragments that re- world. main, that nothing belctt.

34 Then said they unto him, Lord, eves 13 Therefore they gathered them together, more give us this breat. and filled twelve baskets with the fragments 35 And Jesus said unto them, I am the brez of the five barley loaves, which remainedover of lite: he that cometh to me thall never hus and above unto them that had eaten.

ger: and he that believeth on me thall not 14 Then those men, when they had seen thirit. the miracle that Jesus did, said, This is of a 36 But I said unto you, that ye also te truth that Prophet that thould come into the seen me, and believe pot. world.

37 All that the Father giveth me shall coe 15 9 Wnen Jesus therefore perceived that to me: and him that cometh to me I wis they would come and take him by force to no wife ca.t out. make him a king, he departed again into a 38 For I came down from heaven, rta mountain himself alone.

do mine own will, but the will of him that 16 And when even was rindu come, his dir. sent me. ciples went down unto the sea,

39 And this is the Father's will which bad 17 And entered into a thip, and went over sent me, that of all which he hath giren se! the sea toward Capernaum: and it was now should lose nothing; but should raise it up dark, and Jesus was not me to them. again at the latt day,

18 And the sea arote, by reason of a great 40 And this is the will of him that feat wind that blew.

me, that every one which seeth the son, 19 So when they had rowed about five and and believeth on him, may have everlat. twenty or thirty furlongs, they see Jesus ing life: and I will raise him up at the last walking on the fea, and drawing nigh unlo dir. the thip: and they were afraid.

4. The Jews then murmured at him, be

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