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He reproverb bis kinsmen. cause he said, I am the bread which came 63. Then said Jesus uuto the twelve, Will down fron. heaven.
42 And they said, is not this Jesus the 08 Then Simon Peter answered hiin, Lord, son of Joseph, whose father and mother we to whom ihall we go? thou hart the words of know how is it then that he saith, I came eternal lite. down from heaven!
69 And we believe and are sure that thou 43 Jesus therefore answered and said un. art that Christ the Son of the living God. to them, Murmur not among yourselves. 70 Jesus answered them, have not I cho.
44 No man can come to me, except the sen you (welve ? and one of you is a devil: Father which hath sent me draw him: and 71 He spake of Judas Iscariot, the son of I will raise him up at the last day.
Simon: for he it was that should betray hin, 45 It is written in the prophets, And they being one of the twelve, hall be all caught of God. Every man there
CHA P. VII. fore that hath heard, and hath learned of 1 Jesus reprovesh his kinimen, 10 gneth un. the Father, cometh unto nic.
10 the fiafi of tabornacles, 14 rear heth in 46 Not that any man hath seen the Fa. the tendi. 40 Divers opinions of Chrift. ther, save he which is of God, he hath seen 45 The Pharisees are angry ai :heir offi.
cers, and at Nicodemus. 47 Verily, verily, I say anto you: He that Aster for he would not walk in Jewry,
FTER these . believeth on me hath everlasting lite. 48 I am that bread of life.
because the Jews sought to kill him. 49 Your Fathers did eat manna in the wil. 2 Now the Jews feast of tabernacles was derness, and are dead.
at hand. 50 This is the bread which cometh down 3 His brethren therefore raid unto him, from heaven, that a man may eat thercof, Depart hence, and go into Judea, that thy and hot die.
disciples also may see the works that thou si I am the living bread which came down doeit. from heaven. Ifany man eat of this bread, 4 For there is no man that doeth any thing he shall live for ever: and the bread that is jecret, and he himself recketh to be known will give is my fleth, which I will give for openly: if thou do these things, thew thyfels the life of the world.
to the world. 52 The Jews therefore itrove among them. s For neither did his brechren believe in felves, saying, How can this man give us him. bis fieth to eat!
6'Then Jesus said unto them, My time is 53 Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, ve. not yet come: bue your time is alway ready. rily, I say unto you, F.xcept yo eat the flesh ? The world cannot hate you; but me it of the son of man, and drink his blood, ye hateth, because I tcítify of it, that the works have no life in you.
thereof are evil. 54 Whoro eateth my feth, and drinketh 8 Go ye up unto this feaft: I go not up my blood, hath eternal life; and I will raise yet ento this featt; for my time is not yet him up at the last day.
full come. s5 For my fejh is meat indeed, and my 9 When he had said these words unto them, blood is drink indeed.
he abode fill in Galilee. 56 He that eateth my fething and drink. 10 But when his brethren were gone up, eth my blood, dwelleth in me, and I in then went he also up untu the feart, not him.
opealy, Lai as in i rucici. $7 As the living Father hath sent me, and ? Then the Jews lought him at the feast, i live by the Father; so he that eatech me, and said, Where is he? even he thall live by me.
12 And there was much murmuring among 58 This is that brea i which came down the people concerning hiar;, for some faic. from heaver. : not as your fathers did eat He is a good man: others said, Nay; but he minna, and are deat. He that eateth of this deceiveth the people. bread ihall live for ever.
13. Howbeit, no man spake openly of him 59 These things said he in the synagogue, for fear of the Jews. as he taught in Capernaum.
14 | Now about the midft of the feaft, Jesus 60 Many therefore of his disciples, when went up into the temple and taught. they had heard this, said, This is an hard IS And the Jews marvelbed, lay:n., How saying ; who can hear it?
knoweth this man letters, having never 61 When Jesus knew in himself that his learned ! disciples murmured at i:, he said unto them, 16 Jelus answered them, and said, My
doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me. i Doth this offend you !
62 What and if ye shall see the son of 17 If any man will do his will, he thall man ascend up where he was before?
know of the doarine, whether it be of God, 63 It is the spirit that quickeneth; the fieth or whether I speak of myself. protiteth nothing the words thai i Speak 18 He that speaketh of himself seeketh his unto you, they are spirit, and obey are life.
own glory: but he that seeketh his glory 64 But there are some of you that believe that lent him, the fame is true, and no un. not. For Jesus knew from the beginning righteousness is in him. who they were that believed not, and who 19 Did not Moses give you the law, and fnould betray him.
yer none of you keepeth the law? Why go 55 And he said, Therefore said I unto you, ye about to kill me ? That no man can come unto me, except it 20 The people answered and said, Thou were given unto him of my father.
hait a devil: who goeth about to kill thee? 06 | From that time many of his disciples 21 Jesus answered and said unto them, i went back, and walked no more with him, have done one work, and ye all marve!.
Cbrif teacbein in tbe Mmple. S. JOHN. He deliteresh tbe adattereft.
22 Moses therefore gave unto you circum- 47. Then answered them the Pharisees, Are cifor., (not because it is of Mores, but of the ye also deceived ! fathers,) and ye on the sabbath day circum- 48 Have any of the rulers, or of the Phars. eife a man.
sees, believed on him ? 23 If a man on the fabbath day receive 49. But this people, who knoweth not the circumcition, that the law of Moles should law, are cursed. not be broken, are ye angry at nie, because 50 Nicodemus faith unto them, (he that I have made a man every whit whole on the came to Jesus by night, being one of them) fabbath day!
51 Doth our law judge any man before it -24 Judge noi according to the appearance, hear bim, and know what he doeth? but judge righteous judgment.
52 They answered and said unto him, Art 25 Then laid some of them of Jerusalem, thou also of Galilee ! Search, and look: to Iu no: this lie whom they seek to kill ! Out of Galilee ariseth no prophet.
26 But, lo, he speakech boldly, and they 53. And every man went unto his dat Yay nothing unto him. Du the rulers know house. indeed that this is the very Chrif !
CHAP. VIII. 27 Howbeit, we know this man whence : Chrijl delivereth tbe woman takes is adal: he is : but when Chritt cometh, no man tery: 12 be preacbeth bimself tbe ligbf knoweth whence he is.
he world, and juftifierb bis dociris. 28 Then cried Jesus in the temple, as he ESUS went unto the mount of Olives.
J taught, saying, Ye both know me, and ye 2 And early in the morning he case know whence I am: and I am not come again into the temple, and all the people of myself, but he that sent me is true, whom came unto him : and he sat down, and taught ye know no.
- them. 29 But I know him: for I am from him, 3 And the scribes and Pharisees brou and he hath sent me,
unto him a woman taken ia adultery; and 30 Then they sought to take him; but no when they had let her in the midit, man laid hands on him, because his hour 4 They say unto him, Mafter, this womaa was not yet come.
was taken in adultery, in the very act. 31 And many of the people believed on 5 Now Mofes in the law cominanded us, him, and said, When Christ comcth, will he that such should be stoned : but what laget do more miracles than there which this man thou ? hath done!
6 This they said, tempting him, that they 32 9 The Pharisces heard that the people might have to accuse him. But Jefus ftoon murmured such things concerning him; and ed down, and with bis finger wrote on the the Pharisees and the chief psieits sent offi. ground, as though be bears tbem mot. eers to take him.
7 So when they continued acking him, te 33 Then said Jesus unto them, Yet a little litied up himself, and said unto them, He that while
an ) with you, and then I go untolum is without sin among you, iet hin firit cat a that seni me.
lone at her. 34 Ye shall fcek me, and mall not find me : 8 And again he ftooped dowa, and wrote 03 and where I am, thilber ye cannot come.
the ground. 35 Then said the Jews among themselves, 9 And they which heard ir, being convicted Whither will he go, that we all not find by ibeir own conscience, went out one by !.m will be go unto the dispersed among one, beginning at the eldett, even unto the
last. ler.....com, and the waza lie Gentias, nu te ALL Cuca!
36 What manner of saying is this that he itanding in the midit. faid, Ye thall seek me, and inail not find me? 10 When Jerus had lifted up himself, and and, where I am, thither ye cannot come! faw none but the woman, he said unto ker,
31 In the lait day, that great day of ihc Woman, where are those thine accastra! hata featt, Jefus rood and cried, saying, it any no man condemned thee? man thirit, let him come unto me anidrink. 1. She said, no man, Lord. And Jesus said
38 He that belicveth on me, as the scrip. unto her, Neither do I condemn thee: 80, and ture hath said, out of his beliy ihall How riv. fin no more. cis of living water.
12 9 Then spake Jesus again unto them, 39 (But this spake he of the Spirit, which saying, I am the light of the world: hu that they that believe on him thould receive: for followeth me shall not walk in darkness, be the Holy Ghoit was not yet givin; because thall have the light of life. that Jesus was not yet glorified.)
13 The Phances therefore laid unto his 40° Many of the people therefore, when Thou bearett record of thyseli; thy record is they heard this saying, said, of a truth this is not true, the Prophet,
14 Jerus answered and said unto them, 41 Oihers said, This is the Christ. But Though I bear record of myreli, yet myre. fome faid, Shall Chritt come out of Galilee? cord is true : for I know whince I came, ad
42 Hath not the scripture fail, That Christ whither 1 go; but ye cannot tell whence I cometh of the seed of David, and out of the come, and whither í go. town of Beth-lehem; where David was! 15 Ye judge after
the Heih; ! judge no man, 43 So there was a division among the peo. 16 And yet it I judge, my juignent is tru: ple because of him.
for I am not alone, but I and the Father that 44 And some of them would have taken sent me. him; but no man laid hands on him.
17 It is also written in your law, that the 45 4 Then came the orficers to the chief tertiinony of two men is true. prieits and Pharisees ; and they said unto 18 I ain one that bear witness of myses thein, Why have ye not brought him! and the Father that sent me beareth wjinci
46 The officers answered, Never man fpake oí me. like this mail.
Christ answereth rhe Jews,
and reforeth the dini, 19 Then faid they unto him, Where is thy 4+ Ye are of your father the devil, and the Father? Jesus answered, Ye neither know nie luits of your father ye will do: he was a nor my Father : if ye had known me, ye murderer from the beginning, and abode noc should have known my Father also.
in the truth, because there is no truthin hir. 20 These words fpake Jelus in the treasury, When he speakech a lie, he speakech of his as he taught in the terapie: and no man laid own: for he is a liar, and the iacher of it. hands on him : for his hour was not yet come. 45 And because I tell you the truth, ye be.
21 Then said Jesus again unto them, I go lieve nie not. my way, and ye thali leek me, and shall die 46 Which of you ccovinceth me of fin ! in your fins: whither I go ye cannot come. And if I say the truth, why do ye not be
22 Then said the Jews, Will he kill him. lieve ine! Self ? becaule he iaith, Whither I go ye can- 47 He that is of God heareth God's words: not come.
ye therefore hcar rhem not, because ye are 23 And he said unto themi, Ye are from be. not of God. neain; I am from above : ye are of this 48 Then answered the Jews, and said unto world; I am not of this world.
him, Say we not well that thou art a Samari. 24 I said therefore unto you, That ye mall tan, and haft 4 devil! die in your fins; for it ye believe noi that I 49 Jesus answered, I have not a devil : but am be, ye thailaie in your lins
I honour my Father, and ye do duhoncur 25 Then said they unto him, who art thou? nie. And Jesus saith unto them, Even the same 50 And I seck not mine own glory : there that I said unto you from the beginning: is one that seeketh and judgeth.
26 I have many things to say and to judge j1 Verily, verily, I say unto you, It a man of you : but he that fent ne is true ; and I keep my saying, he ihall never ice ceath. speak to the world those things which I have 52 Then said the Jews unto him, Now we heard of him :
know that thou hast a devil. Abraham is 27 They understood not that he spake to dead, and the prophers; and thou sayed, if the in of the Father.
a man ketp my saying, he thall acver'talie of 28 Then said Jefus unto them, When ye death. have lifted up the Son ot maa, then Mall ye 53 Art thou greater than our father Abrie know that I am be, and that I do nothing of ham, which is dead? and the prophets are myself; but as my Father hath taught me, I cead: whom makert thou thyself? Speak these things.
st Jetus answered, If I honour myself, my 29 And he that sent me is with me : the honour is nothing : it is my faiher that hoz. Father hath not lett me alone; for I do always oureth me, of whom ye say, That he is your those things that please him.
God. 30 As he ipake these words, many believ. 55 Yet ye have not known him; but I ed on him.
know him, and if I should say I koow hini 31 Then said Jesus to those Jews which be- not, I thall be a liar like unto you: but i lieved on him, 'If ye contine in niy word, know him, and keep his faying. then are ye my disciples indced ;
56 Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my 32 Andre hall know the truth, and the day, and he saw it, and was glad. truth thall make you free.
si Then said the Jews unto him, Thou art 3} They answered him, Webe Abraham's not yet fiity years old, and hart thou seen feed, and were never in bondage to any man: Abraham! how a yeit thou, Ye thall be made free! Sub Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, i
34 Jesus answered them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Before Abraham was, I am. say unto you, Whosoever committcth an is 59 Then took they up stones tocáit at him : the servant of fin.
but Jeras hid himself, and went out of the 35 And the servant abideth not in the nouse temple, going through the midft of them, for ever ; but the Sow abideth ever.
and lo pailed by: 36 If the son therefore Mall make you free,
CHA P. IX. ye ihall be free indeed.
· He that was born blind 15 reflored to fight. 37 I know that ye are Abraham's seert : 13 He is brou?ht :o the Pharifces : 34 they but ye seek to kill me, because my word hath excommunicare nin : 35 Chrift receiveih no place in you.
bim, and he confesetb Cbrif. 38 I speak that which I have seen with my ND as jejus paffed by, he saw a man with your faller.
2 And his disciples asked him, saying, M3f39 They answerej ant raid unto him, A. ter, who did fin, this
man, or his parenis, br Tham is our father. Jefus faith unto them, that he was born blind? If ye were Abrahani's children, ye would do 1 Jesus anfitred, Neither hath this man the works of Abraham.
finned, nor his parents: but that the works of 40 But now ye reek to kill me, a man that God thould be inade manifert in him. hath told you the truth, which I have heard 4 I muft work the works of him that fent of God: this did not Abraham.
me, while it is day: the night come:h, when 41 Ye do the deeds of your father. Then no man can work. said they to him, we be not born of fornica. $ As long as I am in the world, I am the tion ; we have one father, ever! God.
light of the world. 42 Jesus said unto them, If God were your 6 When he has thus spoken, he spat on the father, ye would love me : for 1 procceded ground, and made clay of the spittle, and te forth and canie from God; neither came I of anointed the eyes of the blind man with its mysels, but he sent me.
clay, 43 Why do ye riot understand my specch! ģ And said unto him, Go, wath in the pour even because ye cannot bear my word, of Siloam, (which is by interprcuatlon, sént.)
Herbal was born blind
3. JOHN. is excommunicated by the Pbarifes. He went his way, therefore, and wathed, and God, and doch his will, him he heareth.. came seeing
32 Since the world began was it not heard 8. The neighbours therefore, and they that any man opened the eyes of one that was which before had seen him that he was blind, born blind. said, Is not this he that fat and begged? 33 If this man were not of God, he could 45
9 Some said, This is he: vthers said, He is nothing. like him: bur' he said, I am he.
34 They answered and said unto him, Theu 10 Therefore said they unto him, How were wart altogether born in lins, and doit thou thine eyes opened?
teach us? and they caft him out. 11 He answered and said, A man that is 35 Jesus heard that they had caft him ou?; called Jesus made clay, and anointed mine and when he had found him, he said unto hin, eyes, and said unto me, Go to the pool of Doit thou believe on the Son of God? Siloain, and wath: and I went and wathed, 36 He answered and said, Who is he, Lord, and I received fight.
that I might believe on him! 12 Tlien said they unto him, Where is he? 37 And Jesus said unto him, Thou haft both He said, I know not.
seen hini, and it is he that talketh with thet. 13 They brought to the Pharisees him 38. And he said, Lord, I believe. And is that aforetime was blind.
worshipped him. 14 And it was the fabbath day when Jesus 39 Add Jesus said, Por judgment / 29 made the clay, and opened his cyes.
come into this world; thai they which fes ad 15 Then again the Pharisees also aiked him, might see, and that they wbich see might be How he had received his fight. He said unto made blind. them, He put clay upon mine eyes, and I 40 And some of the Pharisees which were wathed, and do fee.
with him heard these words, and mid unto .16 Therefore said some of the Pharisees, him, Are we blind also! This man is not of God, because he keepeth 41 Jesus said unto them, If ye were blind, not the sabbath day. Others said, How can a ye mould have no fin: but now ye fay, We man that is a finner do such miracles! And fee; therefore your fin remaineth. there was a division among them.
CHAP. X. ,17 They say unto the blind man again, i Christ is ihe door, and the good fepberd: What sayeft thou of him, that he hath opened 18 But the Jews did not believe concerning V Ferrein verily, 1 say unto you, fic that'en.
tereth not by the door into the sheephim, that he had been blind, and received his fold, but climbeth up some other way, the fight, until they called the parents of him fame is a thief and a robber. that had received his fight.
2 But he that entereth in by the door is the 19 And they asked them, saying, Is this your thepherd of the sheep. fon, who ye say was born blind? How then 3 To him the porter opcneth; and the theep doth he now see?
hear his voice: and he calleth his own treep 20 His parents answered them, and said, by name, and leadeth them out. We know that this is our son, and that he was 4 And when he putteth forth his own sheep, born blind:
he goeth before them, and the theep follow 21 But by what means he now recth, we hin: for they know his voice. know not; or who hath opened his eyes, we And a stranger will they not follow, but now not: he is of age, aik him; he ihall will Acc from him: for they know got the Speak for himself.
voice of Atrangers. 22 These words spake his parents, because 6 This parable (pake Jesus unto them: but they feared the Jews: for the Jews had they underitcod not what things they wer agreed already, that if any, man did confess which he spake unto them. that he was Chrift, he thould be put out of the 9. Then said Jesus unto them again, Verils 1 ynagogue.
verily, I say unto you, I am the door of the 23 Therefore said his parents, He is of age, theep. ask him.
8 All that ever came before me are thiere 24 Then again called they the man that and robbers: but the theep did not bear then was blind, and said unto him, Give God the 9.I am the door: by me if any man en praise: we know that this man is a linnar. in, he shall be saved, and thall go in and ou
25 He answered and said, Whether he be a and find padure. finner or no, I know not: one thing I know, 10 The thief cometh not but for to feliz that, whereas I was blind, now I see.
and to kill, and to destroy: I am conie dat 26 Then said they to him again, What did they might have life, and that they mighi he to thee? how opened he thine eyes! have it more abundantly:
27 He answered them, I have told you al. u lam the good tliepherd: the good tep ready, and ye did not hear: wherefore would herd giveth his life for the theep. ye hear it again ? will ye also be his disciples? 12 But he that is an hireling, and bath
28 Then they reviled him, and said, Thou shepherd, whose own the sheep are not, feruk art his disciple; but we are Moses's disciples. the wolt coming, and leaveth the treep, 128
29 We know that God spake unto Mores: Beeth; and the wolf catct.eth them, and icãi. as for this fellow, we know not froni whence tereth the sheep.
13 The hireling fleeth, hecause he is in 30 The man answered and said unto them, hireling, and careth not for the theep. Why, herein is a marvellous thing, that ye 14 I am the good shepherd, and know my know not from whence he is, and yet he hath jeep, and am known of mine. opened mine eyes,
15 As the Father knoweth mc, censo 31 Now we know that God heareth not know I the Father: and I lay down my lits Snilers: but if any man be a worshipper of for the Nicep.
Obris proveth bempelf the Son of God, Chap. xl.
Martha's faith in Chrift 16 And other theep I have, which are not
. of this fold: them allo I must bring, and they zarus, of Bethany, the town of Mary thall hear my voice; and there ihall be one and her lifter Martha. fold, and one shepherd.
2 (it was that Mary which anointed the 17 Therefore doth my Father love me, Lord with ointment, and wiped his teet with because I lay dow'n my life, that I might take her hair, whose brother Lazarus was fick.) it again.
3 Therefore his lifters fent unto him, 18 No man taketb it from me, but I lay it saying, Lord, behold he whom thou loveit is down of mylelt: I have power to lay it down, fick. and I have power to take it again. This com 4 When Jesus heard that, he said, This mandment have I received of my Father. fickness is not unto death, but for the glory
19 9 There was a division theretore again of God, that the Son of God might be glori. among the Jews for theie sayings.
fied thereby: 20 And many of theni faid, He hath a de. s Now Jesus loved Martha, and her fitter, vil, and is mad; Why hear ye him?
and Lazarus. 21 Others 1aid, These are not the words of 6 When he had heard therefore that he was him that hath a devil: can a devil open the sick, he abode two days itill in the same place eyes of the blind?
where he was. 22. 9. And it was at Jerusalem the feast of 7 Then after that saith he lo his disiples, the dedication, and it was winter.
Let us go into Juvez again. 23 And Jesus walked in the temple in Solo- 8 His disciples say unto him, Master, the mon's porch.
Jews of late sought to ilone thce; and goeit 24 Then came the Jews round about him, ihou thither again! and said unto him, How long dott thou make 9 Jesus a lucred, Are there not twelve us to doubt? If thou be the Christ tell us hours in the day! If any man walk in the day, plainly.
he itumbleth not, because he feeth the light 2; Jesus answered them, I told you, and ye of this world. believed not: the works that I do in my Fa. 10 But if a man walk in the night, he ftum. ther's name, they bear witness of me: blcth, because there is no light in him.
26 But ye believe not; because ye are not u These things said he: and after that he of my theep, as I said unto you.
faith unto them, Our friend Lazarus sleepeth; 27 My theep hear my voice, and I know but I go that I may awake him out of them, and they follow me:
Пеер. 28 And I give unto them eternal life; and 12 Then said his disciples, Lord, if he Deep they thall never perith, neither thail any he shall do well. pluck them out of my band.
13 How beit, Jesus spake of his death: but 29 My Father, which gave them me, is they thought that he had spoken of taking of greater than all and none is able to pluck rett in sleep. i bem out of my Father's hand.
14 Then said Jesus unto them plainly, La30 I and my Father are one.
zarus is dead. 31. Then the Jews took up itones again to 15 And I am glad for your fakes that I was Alone him.
not there, to the intent ye may believe; never. 32 Jesus answered them, Many good works theless, let us go unto him. have I thewed you from my Father; For 16 Then said Thomas, which is called which of those works do ye itone me? Didymus, unto his fellow-disciples, Ict us
33. The Jews answered him, sayii's, For a also go, that we may die with him. good work we itone thee not, but for blasphe. 17 Then when jesus came, he found that my; and because that thou, being a man, he had lain in the grave four days already. maket thyselt God.
18 (Now Bethany was nigh unto Jerusalem, 34 Jesus answered them, Is it not written about fitteen furlongs off.) in your law, I said, Ye are gods !
19 And mauy of the Jews came to Martha 35 If he called them gods, unto whom the and Mary to comfort them concerning their word of God caine, and the scripture cannot brother. be broken;
20 Then Martha, as soon as me heard that 34 Say ye of him, whom the Father bath Jesus was coming, went and met him: but sanctified, and sent into the world, Taou Mary sat fill in the house. blasphemeft; because I said, I am the Son of 21 Thea faid Martha unto Jesus, Lord, if God?
thou hadft been here, my brother had not 37 If I do not the works of my Father, be. died. lieve me not.
22 But I know, that even now, what foever 38 But if I do, though ye believe not me, thou wilt aik of Ġoj, God will give it thee. believe the works: that ye may know and be 23 Jesus faith unto her, Thy brother thall lieve that the Father is in me, and I in him.
rise again. 39 Therefore they fought again to take 24 Martha faith unto him, I know that he him: but he escape. 1 out of their hand, Thali rise again in the resurrection at the last
40 And went away again beyond Jordan, day. into the place where John at firtt baptized; 25 Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrec. and there he abode.
tion, and the lite: he that believeth in me, 41 And many resorted unto him, and said, though he were dead, yet ihall he live; Joho did no miracle: but all things that John 26 And whosoever liveth and believeth in ipake of this man were true.
me thall never die. Believeft thou this! 42 And many believed on him there.
27 She saith unto him, Yea, Lord, I beC H A P. XI.
lieve that thou art the Chrift, the Son of God, 1 Chrif raiseth Lazarus. 47 The priests and which should come into the world. Pbarisees conspire againfi bim. 28 And when he had so said, the went her