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swered, and said to her, “If “Woman, believe me, the hour thou hadst known the bounty of is coming, when ye shall worGod, and who it is that now ship the Father neither on this saith to thee, Give me to mountain, nor at Jerusalem. 22 drink;' thou wouldst have ask-Ye worship what ye know not: "ed of him, and he would have we worship what we know: for given thee living water.” salvation is from the Jews. 23

11 The woman said to him, But the hour is coming, and « Sir, thou hast no vessel to now is, when the true worshipdraw with, and the well is deep: pers will worship the Father in whence then canst thou have spirit and in truth: for indeed that living water ? 12 Art thou the Father seeketh such worgreater than our father Jacob, shippers of him. 24 God is a who gave us the well, and who spirit : and the worshippers of drank of it himself, and his sons, him ought to worship him in and his cattle ?" 13 Jesus an- spirit and in truth.". swered, and said to her, “ Who- 25 The woman said to him, soever drinketh of this water, “I know that the Messiah will thirst again: 14 but who-|(which signifieth the Christ) soever shall drink of the water cometh : when he is come, he which I will give him, shall not will tell us all things." 26 Jethirst to the age ; but the water sus said to her, “ I, who talk which I will give him will be with thee, am he.in him a well of water spring- 27 And, upon this, his dising up to aionian life.”

ciples came, and wondered that 15 The woman said to him, he was talking with a woman; “Sir, give me of this water, that yet no one said, “ What seekestį I thirst' not, nor come hither to thou ?" or, “Why talkest thou draw." 16 Jesus said to her, “Go, with her pus 28 The woman call thy husband, and come then left her bucket, and went hither.” 17 T'he woman an- into the city, and said to the swered, and said, “I have no men, 29 “ Come, see a man husband.” Jesus said to her, who hath told me all things “Thou hast rightly said, I whatever I did : is not this the have no husband : 18 for Christ ?" 30 Then they went thou hast had five husbands; out of the city, and came to and he whom thou now hast, is him. not thy husband : thou hast! 31 Now] in the mean time, spoken this truly."

his disciples besought him, say19 The woman said to him, ing, “ Master, eat." 32 But he “Sir, I perceive that thou art said to them, I have food to a prophet. 20 Our fathers | eat, which ye know not of.” 33 worshipped on this mountain ; Then the disciples said one to and ye say, that in Jerusalem another, “Hath any one brought is the place where men ought to him any thing to eat ?? 34 Jesus worship.” 21 Jesus said to her, I said to them, “My food is, to


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do the will of him who sent me, him, having seen all the things and to finish his work.

which he did at Jerusalem dur. 35 « Say ye not, . There are ing the festival : for they, also, yet] four months, and then went up to the festival. cometh the harvest?' Lift up 46 So Jesus came again to your eyes, and look on the Cana of Galilee, where he had fields ; behold, I tell you, that made the water wine. And there they are already white for hard was one of the king's housevest. 36 And he who reapeth, hold, whose son was sick, at receiveth wages, and gathereth Capernaum. 47 This man have a crop, to aionian life: that both | ing heard that Jesus was come he who soweth, and he who out of Judea into Galilee, went reapeth, may rejoice together : to him, and besought him, 37 for herein is that saying true, that he would come down and

One soweth, and another reap-cure his son : for he was at the eth.' 38 I have sent you to reap point of death. that on which ye have not la 48 Then Jesus said to him, boured : others have laboured, “ Unless ye see signs and wonand ye are entered into their ders, ye will not believe.” 49 labours."

He of the king's household said 39 And many of the Sama-to him, “ Sir, come down, beritans of that city believed in fore my child die.” 50 Jesus him, in consequence of the said to him, “Go thy way, thy words of the woman, who testi- son liveth.” (And] the man be. fied, “ He told me all things lieved the words which Jesus whatever I did.”

had spoken to him, and depart40 When, therefore, the Sa- | ed. 51 And now as he was maritans came to him, they going down, his servants met besought him that he would him, and told him, saying, “ Thy abide with them : and he abode son liveth." there two days. 41 And many 52 Then he inquired of them more believed because of his the hour when he began to own words ; 42 and said to the amend. And they said to him, woman, “We no longer be “ Yesterday, at the seventh hour, lieve because of thy report : the fever left him.” 53 So the for we ourselves have heard father knew that it was at the him, and know that this is in- i very hour, in which Jesus had deed [the Christ,] the Saviour said to him, “ Thy son liveth." of the world.”

And he, and his whole family, 43 NOW, after the two days, believed. 54 This second mirahe departed thence, and went cle Jesus did, when he had into Galilee. 44 For Jesus him-come out of Judea into Galilee. self declared that a prophet hath Ch. V.1 AFTER these things no honour in his own country. there was a festival of the Jews; 45 So when he had come into and Jesus went up to JerusaGalilee, the Galileans received | lem. 2 Now there is at Jerusa; lem, by the sheep-gate, a pool,, 14 Afterward Jesus found which is called in the Hebrew him in the temple, and said to tongue Bethesda, having five him, “ Behold, thou art cured: porches. 3 In these lay a [great sin no more, lest some worse number of infirm persons; of thing befal thee.” 15 The man blind, lame, and withered, look-departed, and told the Jews ing for the moving of the water. ll that it was Jesus who had cured 4 [[For at a certain season, an him. 16 And for this, the Jews angel went down into the pool, persecuted Jesus, because he and troubled the water: whoso had done these things on the ever, therefore, went in first, af- sabbath. ter the troubling of the water, 1 17 But Jesus said to them, was made well, whatever disease“ My Father continually workhe had.17

eth; and I also work." 18 5 And a certain man was Wherefore, for this, the Jews there, who had been in an infir- sought the more to kill him ; mity thirty-eight years. 6 Jesus because he had not only broken 13 seeing him lying, and knowing the sabbath, but said also, that that he had now been diseased a God was his father, making long time, said to him, “ Dost himself like God. 19 Jesus, thou desire to be healed ?"* therefore, spake and said to The infirm man answered him, I them, “Verily, verily, I say to “ Sir, I have no man, when the you, The Son can do nothing water is troubled, to put me into of himself, båt what he seeth the pool: but while I am com- the Father do : for what things ing, another goeth down before the Father doth, these the Son me.” 8 Jesus said to him, also doth in like manner. "Arise, take up thy couch, and 20 “ For the Father loveth the walk.” 9 And immediately, the Son, and showeth him all things man was healed, and took up which he himself doth : and he his couch, and walked. Now on will show him greater works that day was the sabbath. than these, so that ye will won

10 The Jews, therefore, said der. 21 For as the Father raisto him who was cured, “ It is eth up the dead, and giveth the sabbath : it is not lawful for them life; so the Son likewise thee to take up thy couch.” 11 giveth life to whom he will. 22 He answered them, “ He who For neither doth the Father healed me, the same said to me, judge any one: but hath com'Take up thy couch, and (mitted all judgment to the Son; walk.'” 12 Then they asked 23 that all may honour the Son, him, “ What man is that who as they honour the Father. He said to thee, "Take up thy that honoureth not the Son, hocouch, and walk ?? " 13 But he noureth not the Father who sent that was cured knew not who him. it was: for Jesus had conveyed 24 «. Verily, verily, I say to himself away, a multitude being you, He that hearkeneth to my in that place.

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who sent me, hath aionian life, given me to perform, these and shall not come into con- works which I do, bear witness demnation; but passeth from of me, that the Father hath death to life.

sent me. 37 And the father him25“ Verily,verily, I say to you, self, who sent me, hath borne The hour is coming, and now is, witness of me. Ye have neither when the dead shall hear the listened to his voice at any time, voice of the Son of God; and nor seen his form ; 38 nor have they that hear shall live. 26 For ye his word abiding in you; beas the Father hath life in him-cause ye believe not in him self, so hath he given to the whom he hath sent. 39 Ye Son, also, to have life in him- search the scriptures, because self: 27 and he hath given him in them ye think ye have aioauthority to exercise judgment nian life: and, though they tesalso, because he is the Son of tify of me, 40 yet ye are not man.

willing to come to me, that ye · 28 · Wonder not at this : for may have life. the hour is coming in which all 41 “I receive not honour that are in the tombs shall hear from men: but I know you, his voice, and shall come forth; that ye have not the love of God 29 they that have done good to in you. 42 I am come in my Fathe resurrection of life; and they ther's name, and yet ye receive that have done evil, to the re- | me not: 43 if another shall surrection of condemnation. come in his own name, him ye

30.“ Of myself, I can do no- will receive. 44 How can ye bething: as I hear, I judge: and lieve, who receive honour from my judgment is just; because one another, while ye seek not I seek not mine own will, but the honour which cometh from the will of him who sent me. God only?

31 “ If I bear witness of my- 45 « Think not that I will acself, my witness is not true. 32cuse you to the Father: there There is another who beareth is one that accuseth you, even witness of me; and I know that Moses, in whom ye trust. 46 the witness which he witnesseth For if ye had believed Moses, of me is true. 33 Ye sent to ye would have believed me: John, and he bare witness to for he wrote of me. 47 But if the truth. 34 Yet I receive not ye believe not his writings, how witness from man : but I say will ye believe my words ?" these things, that ye may be Ch.VI. 1 AFTER these things saved. 35 He was that burning Jesus went over the sea of Gaand shining lamp: but ye chose lilee, which is the sea of Tiberias. to rejoice for a short time only 2 And a great multitude followin his light.

ed him, because they saw the 36 “ But I have greater wit- miracles which he had done on ness than that of John: for the those who were diseased. 3 works which the Father hath' And Jesus went up a mountain, and sat there with his disciples., did, said, “ This is in truth

4 Now the passover (a festival that prophet who was to come of the Jews) was nigh. 5 When into the world.” 15 Jesus, Jesus, therefore, lifted up his therefore, perceiving that they eyes, and saw that a great mul- were about to come and take titude was coming to him, he him by force, to make him a said to Philip, “ Whence shall king, (again) withdrew himwe buy bread, that these may self, alone, to a mountain. eat ?" 6 (Now he said this tol 16-And in the evening, his try him: for he himself knew disciples went down to the sea; what he was about to perform.) 7 17 and having embarked, were Philip answered him, “ Two passing by sea, to Capernaum. hundred denarii would not pur- And it was now dark; and Jechase bread sufficient for them, sus had not come to them. 18 so that every one of them may And the sea arose, because of a take a little."

great wind which blew. 19 So 8 One of his disciples, An- having rowed about twenty-five drew, Simon Peter's brother, or thirty furlongs, they saw Jesaid to him, 9 « There is a lad sus walking on the sea, and here, who hath five barley. drawing near the vessel: and loaves, and two small fishes: they were afraid. 20 But he said but what are they among so to them, “ It is I: be not many ?" 10 And] Jesus said, afraid.” 21 Then they were “ Make the men place them- glad to receive him into the selves on the ground.” (Now vessel; and immediately the there was much grass in the vessel was at the land whither place.) [S0] the men placed they were going. themselves on the ground, in 22 The day following, the number about five thousand. multitude, who had been by the

11 And Jesus took the loaves; sea-side, having seen that no and, having given thanks, he other boat was there, save that distributed to the disciples, and one, and that Jesus had not the disciple8] to those on the gone with his disciples into the ground : and in like manner of vessel, but that his disciples had the fishes, as much as they de departed alone; 23 (however, sired. 12 And when they were there came other boats from filled, he said to his disciples, Tiberias, near the place where “Gather up the fragments which they ate bread, [after the Lord remain, that nothing be lost.” had given thanks;7) 24 when 13 They therefore gathered the multitude therefore, saw, them, and filled twelve panniers that neither Jesus was there, with the fragments of the five nor his disciples, they took barley-loaves, which remained shipping, and came to Caperto those that had eaten.

naum, seeking Jesus. 14 Then those men, having 25 And when they had found seen the miracle which Jesus | him, on the other side of the

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