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Andrew, Peter, &c. called. S. JOIIN.
IVater turned into 10.18 27 He it is, who coming after me, is reth? Philip saith unto him, Come and see preferred before me, whose shoe's latchet 47 Jesus saw Nathannel coining to him, I am not worthy to unloosa.
and saith of him, Behold an Israelite 28 These things were done in Betha- indeed, in whom is no guile! bara heyond Jordan, where Jolin was 48 Nathanael saith into hiin, Whence baptizing.
knowest thou me? Jesus answered and 29 The next day John seeth Jesus said into him, Before that Philip called coming unto him, and saith, Behold the thee, when thou wast under the tig-tree, Lamb of God, which taketh away the I saw thee. sin of the world!
119 Nathanael answered and saith unto 30 This is he of whom I said, After menim, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God; cometh a man which is preferred before thou art the King of Israel. me ; for he was before me.
50 Jesus answered and said unto him, 31 And I knew him not: but that he Because I said unto thee, I saw thee should be made manitest to Israel, there- under the fig-tree, believest thou ? thou fore am I come baptizing with water. shalt see grenter things than these.
32 And John bare record, saying, I saw 51 And he saith unto him, Verily, verily, the Spirit descending from heaven like a I say unto you, Fiereafter ye shall see dove, and it abode upon him.
heaven open, and the angels of God as33 And I knew him not: but he that cending and descending upon the Son sent me to baptize with water, the same of man. said unto me, Upon whom thou shalt see
CHAP. I. the Spirit descending and remaining 0.
Watcr turned into roine. him, the same is he which baptizetn AND the third day there was a marriage with the Holy Ghost.
A in Cana of Galilee; and the mother 34 And I saw and bare record, that this of Jesus was there. is the Son of God.
12 And both Jesus was cailed, and his 35 | Again the next day after, John disciples, to the inarringe. stood, and two of his disciples;
| 3 Aud when they wanteil wine, the 36 And looking upon Jesus as he walked, mother of Jesus saith unto him, They he saith, Behold the Lamb of God! have no wine. 37 And the two disciples heard him 4 Jesus said unto her, Woman, what
hold speak, and they followed Jesus. the
Thave I to do with thee? mine hour is not 38 Then Jesiis turned, and saw them yet come. following, and saith unto them, What 5 His mother saith unto the servants, seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, Whatsoever he saith unto you, do it. (which is to say, being interpreted, Ma- 6 And there were set there six waterster,) where dwellest thou ?
pots of stone, after the manner of the puri39 He saith into thein, Come and see. fying of the Jews, containing two or three They came and saw where he dwelt, tirkins apiece. and abode with him that day : for it was 7 Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterabout the tenth hour.
Ipots with water. And they filled them 40 One of the two which heard John up to the brim. speak, and followed hun, was Andrew, 8 And he saith unto them, Draw out Simon Peter's brother.
now, and bear unto the governor of the 41 He first findeth his own brother feast. And they bare it. Simon, and saith unto him, We have 9 When the ruer of the feast had tasted found the Messias ; which is, being inter- the water that was made wine, and knew preted, the Christ.
not wher.ce it was, (but the servants 12 And he brought him to Jesus. And which drew the water knew,) the gov. when Jesus beheld him, he said, Thou ernor of the feast called the bridegroom, art Simon the son of Jona: thou shalt 10 And saith unto him, Every man at be called Cephas; which is, by interpre- the beginning doth set forth good wine, tation, a stone.
and when men have well drunk, then 43 ! The day following Jesus would go that which is worse: but thou hast kept forth into Galilee, and findeth Philip, and the good wine until now. saith unto him, Follow ine.
| 11 This beginning of miracles did Jesus 44 Now Philip was of Bethsaida, the in Cana of Galilee, and manifested forth city of Andrew and Peter.
his glory; and his disciples believed on 45 Philip findeth Nathanael, and saith him unto him, We have found him of whom 12 fi After this he went down to CaperMoses in the law, and the prophets, did naun le, and his mother, and his write,Jesus of Nazareti,the son of Joseph. brethren, and his disciples; and they 16 And Nathanael said unto him, Can continued there not many days.
any good thing come out of Naza- 13 | And the Jews' passover was at
his They said unto thein, What
Christ foretelleth his death. CHAP. III.
Of faith in Christ hand, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem, 7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye
14 And found in the temple those that must be born again sold oxen, and sheep, and doves, and the 8 Tlie wind bloweth where it risteth, changers of money, sitting:
and thou hearest the sound thereof, but 15 And when he had made a scourge of cust not tell whence it cometh, and small cores, he drove them all out of ihe whither it goeth: so is every one that is temple, and the sheep, and the oxen; and born of the Spirit. poured out, the changers' money, and 9 Nicodemus answered and said unto overthrew the tables ;
him, How can these things be? 16 And said unto them that sold doves, 10 Jesus answered and said unto him, Take these things hence : make not my Art thou a master of Israel, and know est Father's house a house of merchandise. not these things?
17 And his disciples remembered that 1 Verily, verily, I say anto thee, Wa * was written, The real of thy house speak that we do know, and testify that lath eaten me up.
we have seen; and ye receive not our 18 | Then answered the Jews, and said witness. unto him, What sign shewest thou unto 12 If I have told you earthly things, us, seeing that thou doest these things? and ye believe not, how shall ye believe
19 Jesus answered and said unto them, if I tell you of heavenly things? Destroy this temple, and in three days I 13 And no man hath ascended up to will raise it up.
heaven, but he that canie down from 20 Then said the Jews, Forty and six heaven, even the Son of man which is years was this temple in building, and in heaven. wilt thou rear it up in three days? | 14 | And as Moses lifted up the ser
21 But he spake of the temple of his pent in the wilderness, even so must the body.
Son of man be lifted up: 22 When therefore he was risen from 15 That whosoever believeth in him the dead, his disciples remembered that should not perish, but have eternal life. he had said this into them: and they 16 | For God so loved the world, that believed the scripture, and the word he gave his only begotten Son, that whotyhich Jesus had said.
soever believeth in him, should not per 23 Now, when he was in Jerusalem allish, but have everlasting life. the passover, in the feast-day, Inany be- 17 For God sent not his Son into the lieved in his name, when they saw the world to condemn the world, but that miracles which he did.
the world through him might he saved. 24 But Jesus did not commit himself 18 lie that believeth on him, is not unto them, because he knew all mell, condemned: but he that believeth not,
25 And needed not that any should is condemned already, because he hath testify of man: for he knew what was not believed in the name of the only in man.
begotten Son of God. CHAP. III.
| 9 And this is the condemnation, that The necessity of regeneration. light is come into the world, and men TIERE was a man of the Pharisees loved darkness rather than light, because
1 named Nicodemus, a ruler of the their deeds were evil. Jews :
20 For every one that doeth evil hateth 2 The same came to Jesus by night, and the liglit, neither cometh to the light, said unto him, Rabbi, we know that lest his deeds should be reproved. thou art a teacher come from God : for 21 But he that doeth truth, cometh to to man can do these miracles that thou the light, that his deeds may be mado duest, except God be with him.
manifest, that they are wrought in God. 3 Jesus answered and said unto him, 221 After these Jings came Jesus and Verily, verily, I say unto thee. Except a his disciples into the land of Judea; man he born again, he canno. see the and there he tarried with them, and kingdom of God.
baptized. 4 Nicodemus saith unto him, How can 23 1 And John also was baptizing in à man be born when he is old ? can he Ænon, near to Salim, because there was enter the second time into his mother's m'ich water there : and they came, and womb, and be born?
were baptived. 5 Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say 24 For John was not yet cast into prison. unto thee, Except a man he burn of 25 ! Then there arose a question bewater, and of the Spirit, he cannot enter tween some of John's disciples and the into the kingdom of God.
Jews, about purifying. 6 That which is born of the flesh, isi 26 And they came unto John, and said flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit, pinto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee lo spirit.
beyond Jordan, to whom thou barest
ever son aniden Curtaro
Christ's discourse with S. JOHN.
the woman of Samaria witness, behold, the same baptizeth, and he would have given thee living water all men come to him.
| 11 The woman saith unto him, Sir, thou 27 John answered and said, A man can hast nothing to draw with, and the well receive nothing, except it be given him is deep: from whence then hast thou that from heaven.
living water? 28 Ye yourselves bear me witness, that 12 Art thou greater than our father JaI said, I am not the Christ, but that I am cub, which gave us the well, an: drank sent before him.
thereof himself, and his children, and his 29 He that hath the bride, is the bride-cattle? groom : but the friend of the bridegroom, 13 Jesus answered and said unto her, which standeth and heareth him, rejoi- Whosoever drinketh of this water, shal ceta greatly, because of the bridegroom's thirst again : voice : this my joy therefore is fulfilled. 14 But whosoever drinketh of the water 30 He must increase, but I must decrease that I shall give him, shall never thirst;
31 He that cometh from above is above but the water that I shall give him, shali all: he that is of the earth is earthly, and be in him a well of water springing up inspeaketh of the earth : he that cometh to everlasting life. from heaven is above all.
| 15 The woman saith unto him, Si 32 And what he hath seen and heard, me this water, that I thirst not, neither that he testifieth ; and no man receivethi come hither to draw. his testiinony.
16 Jesus saith unto her, Go call thy hus33 He that hath received his testimony, band, and come hither. hath set to his seal that God is true. 17 The woman answered and said, !
34 For he whom God hath sent, speak-i have no husband. Jesus said unto her, eth the words of God : for God giveth Thou hast well said, I have no husband : not the Spirit by measure unto him. 18 For thou hast had five husbands, and
35 The Father loveth the Son and hath he whom thou now hast, is not thy hús given all things into his hand.
band: in that saidst thou truly. 36 He that believeth on the Son hath 19 The woman saith unto him, Sir, I everlasting life: and he that believeth not perceive that thou art a prophet. the Son, shall not see life; but the wrath 20 Our fathers worshipped in this moun. of God abideth cn hiin.
tain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the CHAP. IV.
place where men ought to worship. The woman of Samaria.
21 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, believe W HEN therefore the Lord knew how me, the hour corneth, when ye shall nei.
V the Pharisees had heard that Jesus ther in this mountain, nor yet at Jerusamade and baptized more disciples than lem, worship the Father. John,
22 Ye worship ye know no: what : we 2 (Though Jesus himself baptized not, know what we worship, for salvation is but his disciples,
of the Jews. 3 He left Judea, and departed again into 23 But the hour cometh, and now is, Galilee.
when the true worshippers shall worship 4 And he inust needs go through Samaria, the Father in spirit and in truth: for the 5 Then cometh he to a city of Sainaria, Father seeketh such to worship him. which is called Sychar, near to the par- 24 God is a Spirit: and they that wor. cel of ground that Jacob gave to his son ship him, inust worship him in spirit and Joseph.
in truth. 6 Now Jacob's well was there. Jesus 25 The woman saith unto him, I know therefore being wearied with his jisurney, that Messias cometh, which is called sat thus on the well: and it was about Christ; when he is come, he will tell us the sixth hour.
all things. 7 There cometh a woman of Samaria to 26 Jesus saith unto her, I that speak un. draw water: Jesus saith unto her, Give to thee am he. me to drink.
27 1 And upon this came his disciples, 8 (For his Jisciples were gone away an- and marvelled that he talked with the to the city to buy meat.)
woman: yet no man said, What seekest 9 Then saith the woman of Samaria un- thou? or, Why talkest thou with her? to him, Row is it that thou, being a Jew, 28 The woman then left her water-pot, askest dririk of me, which am a woman and went her way into the city, and saith of Sainarja? for the Jews have no dealings to the men, with the Samaritans.
29 Corne, see a man which told me all 10 Jesus answered and said unto her, If things that ever I did: is not this the thou knewest the gift of God, and who it Christ? is that saith to thee, Give me to drink; 30 Then they went our of the city, and thou wouldest have asked of him came tanto lum.
that he troublin, Wlinsoever the end troubled ihn
? them: and
The nobleman's son healed. CHAP. V. The impotent man heaird 31 | I the mean while his disciples, 51 And as he was now going down, luis prayed him, saying, Master, eat.
geryants met him, and told him, saying, 32 But he said unto them, I have meat Thy son liveth. to eat that ye know not of.
1 52 Then inquired he of them the hour 33 Therefore said the disciples one to when he began to amend. And they Inother, Hath any man brought him said unto him, Yesterday at the seventk aught to eat?
hour the fever left him. 34 Jesus siith unto them, My meat is to 53 So the father knew that it was at the do the will of him that sent me, and to same hour, in the which Jesus said unto finislı his work.
Lim, Thy son liveth: and himself be35 Say not ye, There are vet four months, Ilieved, and his whole house. and then cometh harvest? behold, I say 54 This is again the second miracle unto you, Lift up your eyes, and look on that Jesus did, when he was come out of the fields; for they are white already to Judea into Galilee, barvest.
CHAP. V. 36 And he that reapeth receiveth wages, The impotent man healed. and gathereth fruit unto life eternal : that AFTER this there was a feast of the both he that soweth, and he that reapeth, Jews : and Jesus went up to Jerumay rejoice together.
salem. 37 And herein is that saying true, One 2 Now there is at Jerusalem, by the soweth, and another reapeth.
sheep market, a pool, which is called in 38 I sent you to reap that whereon ye the Hebrew tongue, Bethesda, having bestowed no labour: other men laboured, five porches. and ye are entered into their labours. | 3 In these lay a great multitude of
39 | And many of the Samaritans of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, that city believed on him for the saying waiting for the moving of the watur. of the woman, which testified, He told 4 For an angel went down at a certain me all that ever I did.
season into the pool, and troubled the 40 So when the Sajnaritans were come water: whicsoever then first after the unto him, they besought him that he troubling of the water stepped in, was would tarry with them: and he above made whole of whatsoever disease he had. there two days.
| 5 And a certain man was there, which 41 And many more believed, because of had an infirmity thirty and eight years. his own word;
| 6 When Jesus saw him lie, and knew 42 And said unto the woman, Now we that he had been now a long time in believe, not because of thy saying: for that case, he saith unto him, Wilt thou we have heard him ourselves, and know be made whole ? that this is indeed the Christ, the Saviour 7 The impotent man answered him, Sir, of the world.
I have no man, when the water is troub43 1 Now, after two days he departed led, to put me into the pool: but while I am Uience, and went into Galilee.
coming, another steppeth down before me. 44 For Jesus himself testified, that a 8 Jesus saith unto him, Rist, take up prophet hath no honour in his own thy bed, and walk. country.
9 And immediately the man was made 45 Then when he was come intoGalilee, whole, and took up his bed, and walkthe Galileans received him, having seen ed: and on the same day was the salbath. all the things that he did at Jerusalem at 10 11 The Jews therefore said unto him the feast: for they also went into the feast. that was cured, It is the sabbath-day ; it
46 So 'ests came again into Cana of is not lawful for thee to carry thy bed. Galilee, where he made the water wine. 11 He answered them, He that made And there was a certain nobleman, me whole, the same said unto me, Take whose son was sick at Capernaum. up thy beu, and walk.
47 When he heard that Jesus was 12 'l'hen asked they him, What man is come out of Judea into Galilee, he went that which said unto thee, Take up thy unto him, and besought him that he bed, and walk ? would come down, and heal his son : for 13' And he that was healed wist not he was at the point of death.
who it was: for Jesus had conveyed him48 Then said Jesus unto him, Except ye self away, a multitude being in that place. see signs and wonders, ye will not believe. 14 Afterward Jesus findeth him in the
49 The nobleman saith iint, him, Sir, temple, and said unto him, Behold, thou come down ere my child die.
art made wliole: sin no more, lest a worse 50 Jesus saith unto bini, Go thy way; thing come unto thee. thy son liveth. And the man believed 15 The man departed, and told the the word that Jesus had spoken unto him, Jews that it was Jesus which had mada and be went his way.
Christ by John's testimony S. JOHN. proveth his own mission
16 And therefore did the Jews perse-, man: but these things I say, that ye might cute Jesus, and sought to slay him, be- be saved. cause he had done these things on the 35 He was a burning and a shining sabbath-day.
light: and ye were willing for a season 17 But Jesus answered them, My to rejoice in his light. Father worketh hitherto, and I work. 36 1 But I have greater witness than
18 Therefore the Jews sought the more that of John: for the works which the okill him, because he not only had broken Father hath given me to finish, the sanie the sabbath, but said also, that God was his works that I do, bear witness of me, that Father, making himself equal with God. the Father hath sent me.
19 Then answered Jesus, and said unto 37 And the Father himself which hath them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, The sent me, hath borne witness of me. Ye Son can do nothing of hiinsell, but what have neither heard his voice at any time, he seen the Father do: for what things nor seen his shape. soever he doeth, these also doeth the Son 38 And ye have not his word abiding .ikewise.
in you: for whom he hath sent, hi ye 20 For the Father loveth the Son, and believe not. sheweth him all things that himself 39 | Search the scriptures ; for in them doeth: and he will shew him greater / ye think ye have eternal life: And they works than these, that ye may marvel. are they which testify ot' me.
21 For as the Father raise:h up the dead, 40 And ye will not come to me, that ye and quickeneth them ; even so the Son night have life. quickeneth whom he will.
| 41 I receive not honour from men. 22 For the Father judgeth no man; but 42 But I know you, that ye have not hath committed all judgment unto the the love of God in you. Son:
43 I am come in my Father's name, and 23 T'hat all men should honour the Son, ye receive me not : if another shall come even as they honour the Father. He that in his own name, him ye will receive. honoureth not the Son, honoureth not 44 How can ye believe, which receive the Father which hath sent him.
honour one of another, and seek not the 24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He honour that cometh from God only? that heareth my word, and believeth on 45 Do not think that I will accuse von him that sent me, hath everlasting life, to the Father : there is one that accuseth and shall not come into condemnation ; you, eren Moses, in whom ye trust. but is passed from death unto life. T46 For had ye believed Moses, ye would
25 Verily, verily, I say unto you, The have believed me : for he wrote of me. hour is coining, and now is, when the 47 But if ye believe not his writings, dead shall hear the voice of the Son of how shall ye believe my words? God: and they that hear shall live.
* CHAP. VI. 26 For as the Father hath life in him- Five thousand miraculously fed. self, so hath he given to the Son to AFTER these things Jesus went over have life in himself";
A the sea of Galilee, which is the sea 27. And hath given him authority to of Tiberias. execute judgment also, because he is 2 And a great multitude followed him, the Son of man.
because they saw his miracles which he 28 Marvel not at this : for the hour is did on them that were diseased. coming, in the which all that are in the 3 And Jesus went up into a mountain,
and there he sat with his disciples. 29 And shall come forth; they that have 4 And the passover, a feast of the Jewys, done good, unto the resurrection of life ; was nigh. and they that have done evil, unto the 5 ! When Jesus then lifted up his eyes, resurrection of damnation..
and saw a great company come anto 30 I can of mine own self do nothing : him, he saith unto lilip, Whence shall as I hear, I judge: and my judgment is we buy bread that these may eat ? just ; because I seek not mine own will, 6 (And this he said to prove hin: for he but the will of the Father which hath himself knew what he would do.) sent me.
17 Philip answered him, Two hundred 31 If I bear witness of myself, my pennyworth of broad is not sufficient for witness is not true.
them, that every one of them hay turke 32 11 There is another that beareth wit- a littie. ness of me, and I know that the witness 8 One of his discipies, Andrew, Simon which he witnesseth of me is true. Peter's brother, saith into hun,
33 Ye sent unto John, and he bare wit 9 There is a lad here, which hath five ness unto the truth.
barley-loaves, and two small fishes: but 31 kut I receive not testimony from what are they among so many?
coming all hear his voice,
that have 4 And the
m, le saith unto 15
just; because I see and my judgment is