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Christ walketh on the sea. CHAP. VI. Christ the bread. of life

10 And Jesus said, Make the men sit jisheth, but for that meat which endurerh down. (Now there was much grass in unto everlasting life, which the Son of the place.) So the men sat down in man shall give unto you: for him hath number about five thousand.

God the Father sealed. 11 And Jesus took the loaves, and when 28 Then said they unto him, What he had given thanks, he distributed to the shall we do, that we might work the disciples, and the disciples to them that works of God? were set down; and Jikewise of the 29 Jesus answered and said unto them, fishes, as much as they would.

This is the work of Got, that ye believe 12 When they were filled, he said unto on him whom he hath sent. his disciples, Gather up the fragments 30 They said therefore unto him, What chat remain, that nothing be lost. sign shewest thou then, that we may see,

13 Therefore they gathered them to- and believe thee? what dost thou work? gether, and filled twelve baskets with 31 Our fathers did eat manna in the the fragments of the five barley-loaves, desert; as it is written, He gave them which remained over and above unto bread from heaven to eat. them that had eaten.

| 32 Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, 14 Then those men, when they had verily, I say unto you, Moses gave you not seen the miracle that Jesus did, said, This that bread from heaven; but my Father is of a truth that Prophet that should giveth you the true bread from heaven. come into the world.

| 33 For the bread of God is he which 15 9 When Jesus therefore perceived cometh down from heaven, and giveth that they would come and take him by life unto the world. force, to make him a king, he departed 34 Then said they unto him, Lord, again into a mountain himself alone. evermore give us this bread.

16 And when even was now come, his 35 And Jesus said unto them, I am the disciples went down unto the sea, bread of life: he that cometh to me, shall

17 And entered into a ship, and went never hunger; and he that believeth on over the sea toward Capernaum. And me, shall never thirst. it was now dark, and Jesus was not 36 But I said unto you, That ye also come to them.

have seen me, and believe not. 18 And the sea arose by reason of a 37 All that the Father giveth me, shall great wind that blew.

come to me; and hiin that cometh to me, 19 So when they had rowed about five I will in no wise cast out. and twenty or thirty furlongs, they see 38 For I came down from heaven, not Jesus walking on the sea, and drawing to do mine own will, but the will of him nigh unto the ship: and they were afraid that sent me.

20 But he saith unto them, It is I ; be 39 And this is the Father's will which not afraid.

hath sent me, that of all which he hatha 21 Then they willingly received him into given me, I should lose nothing, but the ship: and immediately the ship was should raise it up again at the last day. at the land whither they went.

| 40 And this is the will of him that sent 22 | The day following, when the peo- me, that every one which seeth the Son, ple which stood on the other side of the land believeth on him, may have eversea saw that there was none other boat lasting life: and I will raise him up at there, save that one whereinto his disci- the last day. ples were entered, and that Jesus went 41 The Jews then murmured at him, not with his disciples into the boat, but because he said, I am the bread wbica that his disciples were gone away alone;came down from heaven.

23 (How beit there came other boats 42 And they said, Is not this Jesus the trom Tiberias nigh unto the place where son of Joseph, whose father and mother they did eat bread, after that the Lord we know how is it then that he saith, had given thanks :)

I came down from heaven? 24 When the people therefore saw that 43 Jesus therefore answered and said un. Jesus was not there, neither his disci- to them, Murmur not among yourselves. ples, they also look shipping, and came 44 No man can come to me, except the to Capernaum, seeking for Jesus. Father which hath gent me draw him:

25 And when they had found him on and I will raise hin up at the last day. the other side of the sea, they said untol 45 It is written in the prophets, And him, Rabbi, when camest thou hither they shall be all taught of God. Every

26 Jesus answered them and said, Verily, man therefore that hath heard, and hath verily, I say unto you, Ye seek me, not learned of the Father, cometh unto me. because ye saw the miracles, but because 46 Not that any man hath seen the Faye did eat of the loaves, and were filled. ther, save he which is of God, he hath 27 Lubour not for the meat which per- seen the Father.

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Christ's doctrine.

S. JOHN. He teacheth in the temple 47 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He thou art that Christ, the Son of the living that believeth on me hath everlasting life. God. 48 I am that bread of life.

| 70 Jesus answered them, Have not? 49 Your fathers did eat manna in the chosen you twelve, and one of you is a wilderness, and are dead.

devil ? 50 This is the bread which cometh 71 He spake of Judas Iscariot the son of down from heaven, that a man may eat Simon: for he it was that should betray thereof, and not die.

him, being one of the twelve. 51 I am the living bread which came

CHAP. VII. down froin heaven: if any man eat of Christ teacheth in the temple. this bread, he shall Jive for ever: and AFTER these things Jesus walked r the bread that I will give is my flesh, Galilee: for he would not walk in which I will give for the life of the world. Jewry, because the Jews sought to kill

52 The Jews therefore strove among! him. themselves, saying, How can this inan 2 Now the Jews' feast of tabernacles give us his flesh to eat?

was at hand. 53 Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, 3 His brethren therefore said unto him, verily, I say unto you, Except ye eat the Depart hence, and go into Judea, that thy flesh of the Son of man, and drink his disciples alsu may see the works that blood, ye have no life in you.

thou doest. 54 Whoso eateth my flesh, and drinketh 4 For there is no man that doeth any my blood, hath eternal life; and I will thing in secret, and he himself seeketh to raise him up at the last day.

be known openly. If thou do these things, 55 For my flesh is meat indeed, and my shew thyself to the world. blood is drink indeed.

| 5 (For neither did his brethren believe 56 He that eateth my flesh, and drinketh in him.) my blood, dwelleth in me, and I in him. 6 Then Jesus said unto them, My tirne

57 As the living Father hath sent ine, is not yet come: but your time is always and I live by the Father : so he that ready. eateth me, even he shall live by me. 7 The world cannot hate you ; but mo

58 This is that bread which came down it hateth, because I testify of it, that the from heaven : not as your fathers did eat works thereof are evil. manna, and are dead: he that eateth of 8 Go ye up unto this feast: I go not up this bread shall live for ever.

yet unto this feast; for my time is not yet 59 These things said he in the syna- full come. gogue, as he taught in Capernaum. 9 When he had said these words unto 60 Many therefore of his disciples, when them, he abode still in Galilee. they had heard this, said, This is a hard 10 But when his brethren were gone saying; who can hear it ?

fup, then went he also up unto the feast, 61 When Jesus knew in himself that his not openly, but as it were in secret. disciples murmured at it, he said unto 11 Then the Jews sought him at the Whem, Doth this offend you?

feast, and said, Where is he? 62 What and if ye shall see the Son of 12 And there was much murmuring man ascend up where he was before? among the people concerning him : for

63 It is the Spirit that quickeneth; the some said, He is a good man: others said, flesh profiteth nothing: the words that I Nay ; but he deceivcth the people. speak unto you, they are spirit, and they 13 Howbeit, no man spake openly of are life.

him, for fear of the Jews. 64 But there are some of you that believe 14 | Now, about the midst of the feast, not. For Jesus knew from the beginning Jesus went up into the temple and taught who they were that believed not, and whol 15 And the Jews marvelled, saying should betray him.

How knoweth this man letters, having 65 And he said, Therefore said I unto never learned ? you, that no man can come unto me, 16 Jesus answered them, and said, My except it were given unto him of my doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me Father.

17 If any man will do his will, he shall 66 1 From that time many of his disci- know of the doctrine, whether it be of ples went back, and walked no more God, or whether I speak of myself. with him.

| 18 He that speaketh of himself, seeketh 67 Then said Jesus unto the twelve, his own glory: but he that seeketh his Will ye also go away?

glory that sent him, the same is true, and 68 Then Simon Peter answered him, no unrighteousness is in him. Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast 19 Did not Moses give you the law, and the words of eternal life.

I yet none of you keepeth the law? Why 69 And we believe, and are sure that go ye about to kill me

The Jews seek to take Jesus. CHAP. VIII Divers opinions of Christ

20 The people answered and said, Thou receive, for the Holy Ghost was not yet hast a devil: who goeth about to kill thee? given, because that Jesus was not yet

21 Jesus answered and said unto them, Iglorified.) I have done one work, and ye all marvel.40 IT Many of the people therefore, when

22 Moses therefore gave unto you cir- they heard this saying, said, of a truth cumcision, (not because it is of Moses, this is the Prophet. but of the fathers ;) and ye on the sab 41 Others said, This is the Christ. But some bath-day circumcise a man.

said, Shall Christ come out of Galilee? 23 If a man on the sabbaih-day receive 42 Hath not the scripture said, That circumcision, that the law of Moses should Christ cometh of the seed of David, and not be broken ; are ye angry at me, be- out of the town of Bethlehem, where cause I have made a man every whit David was? whole on the sabbath-day?

43 So there was a division among the 24 Judge not according to the appear-Ipeople because of him. ance, but judge righteous judgment. 144 And some of them would have taken

25 Then said some of them of Jerusalem, him; but no man laid hands on him. Is not this he whom they seek to kill? 7 45 Then came the officers to the chief

26 But lo, he speaketh boldly, and they priests and Pharisees; and they said unto say nothing unto him. Do the rulers them, Why have ye not brought him? know indeed that this is the very Christ? 46 The officers answered, Never man

27 Howbeit, we know this man, Ispake like this man. whence he isá but when Christ cometh, 47 Then answered them the Pharisees, no man knoweth whence he is.

TAre ye also deceived ? 28 Then cried Jesus in the temple, as 48 Have any of the rulers, or of the he taught, saying, Ye both know me, and Pharisees believed on him? ye know whence I am: and I am not 49 But this people who knoweth not the come of myself, but he that sent me is law are cursed. true, whom ye know not.

50 Nicodemus saith unto them, (he that 29 But I know him; for I am from him, cameto Jesus by night, being one of them,) and he hath sent ine.

| 51 Doth our law judge any man before 30 Then they sought to take him: but it hear him, and know what he doeth? no man laid hands on him, because his 52 They answered and said unto him, hour was not yet come.

Art thou also of Galilee? Search, and 31 And many of the people believed on look : for out of Galilee ariseth no prophet him, and said, When Christ cometh, will 53 And every man went unto his own he do more miracles than these which house. this man hath done?

CHAP. VIII. 32 1 The Pharisees heard that the peo

he adulterous woman. ple murmured such things concerning TESUS went unto the mount of him: and the Pharisees and the chief Olives : priests sent officers to take him.

1 2 And early in the morning he came *33 Then said Jesus unto them, Yet a again into the temple, and all the people little while am I with you, and then I go came unto him; and he sat down and unto him that sent me.

taught them. 34 Ye shall seek me, and shall not find 3 And the scribes and Pharisees brought me: and where I am, thither ye cannot unto him a woman taken in adultery : come.

and when they had set her in the midst, 35 Then said the Jews among them- 4 They say unto him, Master, this selves, Whither will he go, that we shall woman was taken in adultery, in the not find him ? will he go unto the dis- very act. persed among the Gentiles, and teach the 5 Now Moses in the law commanded Gentiles?

Jus, that such should be stoned: but what 36 What manner of, saying is this that sayest thou ? he said, Ye shall seek me, and shall not 6 This they said, tempting him, that find me: and where I am, thither ye they might have to accuse him. But cannot come ?

Jesus stooped down, and with his 37 In the last day, that great day of the finger wrote on the ground, as though he feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, if heard them not. any man thirst, let him come unto me, 7 So when they continued asking him, and drink.

The lifted up himself, and said unto them, 38 He that believeth on me, as the scrip-He that is without sin among you, let ture hath said, out of his belly shall flow him first cast a stone at her. rivers of living water.

| 8 And again he stooped down, and 39 (But this spake he of the Spirit, I wrote on the ground. which they that believe on him should 9 And they which heard it, being con. Christ the light of the world. S. JOHN. The Jews boast of Abraham visted by their oron conscience, went out 28 Then said Jesus unto them, When one by one, beginning at the eldest, even ye have lifted up the Son of man, then into the last : and Jesus was left alone, shall ye know that I am he, and that I and the woman standing in the midst. do nothing of myself; but as my Father

10 When Jesus had lifted up himself, hath taught me, I speak these things. and saw none but the woman, he said 29 And he that sent me is with me: the unto her, Woman, where are those thine Fathier hath not left me alone : for I do accusers? hath no man condemned thee? Jalways those things that ease him.

11 She said, Noman, Lord. And Jesus 30 As he spake these words, many hesaid unto her, Neither do I condeion thee: Ilieved on him. go, and sin no more.

| 31 Then said Jesus to those Jews which 12 | Then spake Jesus again unto believed on him, If ye continue in my them, saying, I am the light of the world: word, then are ye my disciples indeed; he that followeth me shall not walk in 32 And ye shall know the truth, and darkness, but shall have the light of life. the truth shall make you free.

13 The Pharisees therefore said unto 33 IT They answered him, We be Abrahim, Thou bearest record of thyself; thy lam's seed, and were never in bondage record is not true.

to any man: how sayest thou, Ye shall 14 Jesus answered and said unto them, be made free? Though I bear record of myself, yet my 34 Jesus answered them, Verily, verily, record is true : for I know whence I came, I say unto you, Whosoever committeth and whither I go: but ye cannot tell sin, is the servant of sin. whence I come, and whither I go. | 35 And the servant abideth not in the

15 Ye judge after the flesh, I judge no house for ever, but the Son abideth ever. man.

| 36 If the Son therefore shall znake you 16 And yet if I judge, my judgment is free, ye shall be free indeed true : for I am not alone, but I and the 37 I know that ye are Abraham's seed; Father that sent me.

but ye seek to kill me, because my word 17 It is also writien in your law, that hath no place in you. the testimony of two men is true

38 I speak that which I have seen with 18 I am one that bear witness of my- my Father: and ye do that which ye have self; and the Father that sent me, beareth seen with your father. witness of me.

| 39 They answered and said unto him, 19 Then said they unto him, Where is Abraham is our father. Jesus saith unto thy Father? Jesus answered, Ye neither them, If ye were Abraham's children, ye know me, nor my Father: if ye had would do the works of Abraham. known me, ye should have known myl 40 But now ye seek to kill me, a man Father also.

that hath told you the truth, which I 20 These words spake Jesus in the have heard of God: this did not Abraham. treasury, as he taught in the temple : and 41 Ye do the deeds of your father no man laid hands on him, for his hour Then said they to him, We be not born was not yet coine.

of fornication, we have one Father, even 21 Tren said Jesus again unto them, I God. go my way, and ye shall seek me, and 42 Jesus said unto them, If God were shall die in your sins : whither I go, ye your Father, ye would love me: for I cannot come.

proceeded forth and came from God; 22 Then said the Jews, Will he kill neither came I of myself, but he sent me. himself? because he saith, Whither Igo, 43 Why do ye not understand my ye cannot come.

speech ? even because ye cannot hear my 23 And he said unto them, Ye are from word. beneath ; I am from above: ye are ot 44 Ye are of your father the devil, and this world; I am not of this world. the lusts of your father ye will do: he

24 I said therefore unto you, that yeshall was a murderer from the beginning, and die in your sins: for if ye believe not that abode not in the truth; because there is I am he, ye shall die in your sins. no truth in him. When he speaketh a

25 Then said they unto him, Who art lie, he speaketh of his own : for he is a thou? And Jesus saith unto them, Even liar, and the father of it. the same that I said unto you from the 45 And because I tell you the truth, yo beginning.

believe me not. 2 I have many things to say, and to 46 Which of you convinceth me of sin ? judge of you: but he that sent me, is true:And if I say the truth, why do ye not and I speak to the world those things believe me? which I have heard of him..

47 He that is of God, heareth God's 27 They understood not that he spake words : ye therefore hear them not, bem to them of the Father.

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Christ answereth the Jews. CHAP. IX. He giveth sight to the blina

48 Then answered the Jews, and said blird, said, is not this he that sat and unto him, Say we not well that thou art begged ? a Samaritan, and hast a devil ?

| 9 Some said, This is he: others said, 49 Jesus answered, I have not a devil ; He is like him : brut he said, I am he. but I honour my Father, and ye do dis- 10 Therefore said they unto him, How honour me.

were thine eyes opened? 50 And I seek not mine own glory : 11 He answered and said, A man that there is one that seeketh and judgeth. is called Jesus, made clay, and anointed

51 Verily, verily, I say unto you, If a mine eyes, and said unto me, Go to the man keep my saying, he shall never see pool of Siloam, and wash: and I went death.

and washed, and I received sight. 52 Then said the Jews unto him, Now 12 Then said they unto him, Where is we know that thou hast a devil. Abraham he? He said, I know not. is dead, and the prophets; and thou 13 | They brought to the Pharisees sayest, If a man keep my saying, he shall him that atoretime was blind. never taste of death.

| 14 And it was the sabbath-day when 53 Art thou greater than our father Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes. Abraham, wbich is dead and the proph-15 Then again the Pharisees also asked ets are dead: whom makest thou thyseir? him how he had received his sight. He

54 Jesus answered, If I honour myself, said unto them, lie put clay upon mine my honour is nothing : it is my Fatlier eyes, and I washed, and do see. that honoureth me, of whom ye say, that 16 Therefore said some of the Pharisees, he is your God.

This man is not of God, because he 55 Yet ye have not known him; but I keepeth not the sabbath-day. Others said, know him: and it I should say, I know How can a inan that is a sinner do such him not, I shall be a liar like unto you: miracles? And there was a division but I know him, and keep his saying. laining them.

56 Your father Abrahain rejoiced iu see 17 They say unto the blind man again, my day : and he saw it, and was glad. What sayest thou of him, that he hath

57 Then said the Jews unto him, Thou opened the eyes! He said, He is a art not yet fifty years old, and hast thou prophet. Been Abraham?

118 Put the Jews did not believe con58 Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, cerning him, that he had been blind, and I say unto you, Before Abrahain was, I received his sight, until they called the am.

parents of him that had received his sight. 59 Then took they up stones to cast at 9 And they asked them, saying, Is this him: but Jesus hid himself, and went out your son, who ye say was born blind? of the temple, going through the midst of Ilow then doth he now see? them, and so passed by.

20 His parents answered them and said, CHAP. IX.

We know that this is our son, and that he The blind man restored to sight. was born blind: AND as Jesus passed by, he saw al 21 But by what means he now seeth, A man which was blind froin his birth. we know riot; or who hath opened his

2 And his disciples asked him, saying, eyes, we know not : he is of age ; ask Master, who did sin, this man, or his bim: he shall speak for himself. parents, that he was born blind?

| 22 These words spake his parents 3 Jesus answered, Neither hath this becalise they feared the Jews: for the man sinned, nor his parents : but that the Jews had agreed already, that if any inan works of God should be made manifest did confess that he was Christ, he should in lim.

be put out of the synagogue. 4 I must work the works of him that 23 Therefore said his parents, He is of Hent me, while it is day : the nigot age; ask him. cometh, when no man can work. | 24 Then again called they the man that

5 As long as I am in the world, I am was blind, and said unto him, Give God the light of the world.

the praise : we know that this man is a 6 When ile liad thus spoken, he spat on sinner. the ground, and made clay of the spittle, 25 lle answered and said, Whether he and he anointed the eyes of the blind be a sinner or no, I know not: one thing man with the clay,

I know, that, whereas I was blind, now 7 And said unto him, Go, wash in the I see. pool Of Siloam, (which is by interpreta- 26 Then said they to him again, What tion, Sent.) He went his way therefore, did he to thee? liow opened he thine and washed, and came seeing.

eyes? 8 1 The neighbours therefore, and they 27 He answered thein, I have told you which hafore had seen him that he was already, and ye did not hear : wherefore

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