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the fews: of myself, and the Father that alone; for I do always those sent me beareth witness of me. things that please him..

19 Then said they unto him, 30 As he spake these words, Where is thy Father? Jesus an- many believed on him. swered, Yeneither knoir me, nor 31 T Then said Jesus to those my Father: if ye had known me, Jews which believed on him, If ye should have known my Father ye continue in my word, then are also.

ye my disciples indeed; 20 These words spake Jesus in 32 And ye shall know the truth, the treasury, as he taught in the and the truth shall make you free. temple : and no man laid hands 33 | They answered him, We on him ; for his hour was not yet be Abraham's seed, and were necome.

ver in bondage to any man: how 21 Then said Jesus again unto sayest thou, Ye shall be made them, I go my way, and ye shall|free? seek me, and shall die in your 34 Jesus answered them, Vesins: whither I go, ye cannot rily, verily, I say unto you, come.

Whosoever committeth sin is the 22 Then said the Jews, Will servant of sin. he kill himself ? because he saith, 35 And the servant abideth not Whither I go, ye cannot come. Jin the house for ever : but the

23 And he said unto them, Ye Son abideth ever. are from beneath ; I am from 36 If the Son, therefore, shall above: ye are of this world; I make you free, ye shall be free am not of this world.

indeed. 24 I said, therefore, unto you, 37 I know that ye are AbraThat ye shall die in your sins : ham's seed; but ye seek to kill for if ye believe not that I am be, me, because my word hath no ye shall die in your sins. place in you.

25 Then said they unto him, 38 I speak that which I have Who art thou? And Jesus saith seen with my Father : and ye do unto them, Even the same that I that which ye have seen with your said unto you from the begin- father. ning.

39 They answered, and said 26 I have many things to say, unto him, Abraham is our father. and to judge of you : but he that Jesus saith unto them, If ye were sent me is true; and I speak to Abraham's children, ye would do the world those things which I the works of Abraham have heard of him.

40 But now ye seek to kill me, 27 They understood not that a man that hath told you the truth, he spake to them of the Father. which I have heard of God: this

28 Then said Jesus unto them, did not Abraham. When ye have lifted up the Son 41 Ye do the deeds of your faof man, then shail ye know that I ther. Then said they to him, am he, and that I do nothing of We be not born of fornication; myseli; but as my father hath we have one Father, even God. taught me, I speak these things. 42 Jesus said unto them, If God

29 And he that sent me is with were your Father, ye wouid love me: the Father hath not left meime; for I proceeded forth, and

fesus confuteth the Jews. Chap. ix. The blind man healed. came from God; neither came Ijme, of whom ye say, That he is of myself, but he sent me.. your God:

43 Why do ye not understand 55 Yetye have not known him; my speech ? even because ye can- but I know him : and if I should not hear my word. :

say, I know him not, I shall be a 44 Ye are of your father the liar like unto you; but I know devil, and the lusts of your father him, and keep his saying. ye will do. He was a murderer 56 Your father Abraham refrom the beginning, and abode joiced to see my day: and he saw not in the truth, because there is it, and was glad. no truth in him. When he speak.) 57 Then said the Jews unto eth a lie, he speaketh of his own : him, Thou art not yet fifty years for he is a liar, and the father of old, and hast thou seen Abrait.

ham? 45 And because I tell you the 58 Jesus said unto them, Veri. truih, ye believe me not. lly, verily, I say unto you, Before.

46 Which of you convinceth Abraham was, I am. me of sin? And if I say the truth, 59 Then took they up stones why do ye not believe me? to cast at him : but Jesus hid

47 He that is of God heareth himself, and went out of the temGod's words; ye, therefore, hear ple, going through the midst of them not, because ye are not of thein, and so passed by. God.

CHAP. IX. 48 T Then answered the Jews, Ablind man restored to sight. and said unto him, Say we not AND as Jesus passed by, he well that thou art a Samaritan, A saw a man which was blind and hast a devil ?

from his birth. 49 Jesus answered, I have not 2 And his disciples asked him, a devil: but I honour my Father, saying, Master, who did sin, this and ye do dishonour me. man, or his parents, that he was

59 And I seek not mine own born blind ? glory: there is one that seeketh 3 Jesus answered, Neither hath and judgeth.

this man sirined, nor his parents : 51 Verily, verily, I say unto but that the works of God should you, If a man keep my saying, he be made manifest in him. shall never see death.

14 I must work the works of 52 Then said the Jews unto him that sent me, while it is day : him, Now we know that thou the night cometh, when no man hast a devil. Abraham is deac, can work. and the prophets; and thou say, 5 As long as I am in the world, est, If a man keep my saying, he I am the light of the world. shall never taste of death. . 16 When he had thus spoken,

53 Art thou greater than our he spat on the ground, and made father Abraham, which is dead clay of the spittle, and he anointand the prophets are dead: whomed the eyes of the blind man with makest thou thyself?

the clay, . 54 Jesus answered, If I honour 7 And said unto him, Go, wash myself, my honour' is nothing: in the pool of Siloam, (which is, it is my Father that honoureth by interpretation, Sent.) He went

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S. John. . offended at Christ. his way, therefore, and washed, jing, Is this your son, who ye say and came seeing.

was born blind ? how then doth 8 1 The neighbours, therefore, he now see? and they which before had seen 20 His parents answered them, him, that he was blind, said, Is and said, We know that this is not this he that sat and besged? Jour son, and that he was born

9 Some said, This is lie; blind : others said, He is like him : but 21 But by what means he now he said, I am be.

seeth, we know not; or who hath 10 Therefore, said they unto opened his cyes, we know not: he him, How were thine eyes open-is of age; ask him: he shall speak

for himself. 11 He answered, and said, Al 22 These words spake his paman that is called Jesus, made rents, because they feared the clay, and anointed mine eyes, Jews : for the Jews had agreed and said unto me, Go to the pool already, that if any man did con. of Siloam, and wash : and I went fess that lie was Christ, he should and washed, and I received sight. be put out of the synagogue.

12 Then said they unto him, 23 Therefore, said his parents, Where is hc? He said, I know He is of age, ask him. not.

| 24 Then again called they the 13 1 They brought to the Pha- man that was blind, and said unto risees, him that aforetime was him, Give God the praise: we blind."

know that this man is a sinner. 14 And it was the sabbath-day 25. he answered, and said, when Jesus made the clay, and whether he be a sinner, or no, I opened his eyes. .

know not: one thing I know, - 15 Then again the Pharisees that, whereas I was blind!, now I also asked him how he had receiv- see. ed his sight. He said unto them; 26 Then said they to him again, He put clay upon mine eyes, and What did he to thee? how openI washed, and do see.

Jed he thine eyes ? 16 Therefore, said some of the 27 He answered them, I have Pharisees, This man is not of told you already, and ye did not God, because he keepeth not the hear: wherefore would ye hcar it sabbath-day. Others said, How again? wil ve also be his discican a man that is a sinner, doiples ? such miracles? And there was 2: Then they reviled him, and division among them.

said, Thou art his disciple; but 17 They say unto the blind we are Moses' disciples. man again, What sayest thou of 29 We know that God spake him, that he hath opened thine unto Moses : cs for this fellow we eyes? He said, He is a prophet. know not from whence he is.

18 But the Jews did not believe 30 The man answered, and said concerning him, that he had been unto them, Why, herein is a blinci, and received his sight, un- marvellous thing, that ye know til they called the parents of him not from whence he is, and yet he that had received his sight. Thath opened mine cycs.

19 And they asked them, say.d 31 Now we know that God Christ is the door, Chap. x. and good shepherd. heareth not sinners: but if any) 3 To him the porter openeth ; man be a worshipper of God, and and the sheep hear his voice: and doth his will, him he heareth. he calleth his own sheep by name,

32 Since the world began was and leadeth them out." it not hearcı, that any man opened 4 And when he putteth forth the eyes of one that was born his own sheep, he gocth before blind.

them, and the sheep follow him : 33 If this man were not of God, for they know his voice." he could do nothing.

15 And a stranger will they not 34 1 They answered, and said follow, but will flee froin him : unto him, Thou wast altogether for they know not the voice of. born in sins, and dost thou teach strangers. us? And they cast him out. 16 This parable spake Jesus

35 | Jesus heard that they had unto them: but they understood! cast him out; and, when he had not what things they were which found him, he said unto him, he spake unto them. Dost thou believe on the Son of 7 Then said Jesus unto them God?

again, Verily, verily, I say unto 36 He answered, and said, you, I am the door of the sheep. Who is he, Lord, that I might 8 All that ever came before me believe on him ?

are thieves and robbers : but the 37 And Jesus said unto him, sheep did not hear them. Thou hast both seen him, and it 9 I am the door : by me, if any is he that talketh with thee. man' enter in, he shall be saved,

38 And he said, Lord, I be- and shall go in and out, and find lieve. And he worshipped him. pasture.

39 | And Jesus said, For judg- 10 The thief cometh not, but ment I am come into this world; for to steal, and to kill, and to that they which see not, might destroy: I am come that they see; and that they which see, might have lise, and that they might be made blind."

might have it more abundantly. 40 And some of the Pharisees, 11 I am the good shepherd: which were with him, heard these the good shepherd giveth his life words, and said unto him, Arellor the sheep. we blind also ?

12 But he that is an hireling, 41 Jesus said unto them, If ye and not the shepherd, whose own were blind, ye should have no the sheep are not, seeth the wolf sin : but now ye say, We see ; coming, and Icaveth the sheep, therefore your sin remaineth. land fleeth: and the wolf catcheth CHAP. X.

them, and scattereth the sheep. Christ the good shepherd. 13 The hireling fleeth, because TTERILY, verily, I say unto he is an hireling, and careth not

you, He that entereth not for the sheep. by the door into the sheep-fold, 14 I am the good shepherd, and but climbeth up some other way, know my sheep, and am known the same is a thief and a robber. of mine.

2 But he that entereth in by 15 As the Father knoweth me, the door, is the shepherd of the even so know I the Father : and I sheep.

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shepherd. 16 And other sheep I have,sme, is greater than all: and no which are not of this fold: them man is able to pluck them out of also I must bring, and they shall my Father's hand. . hear my voice; and there shall bel 30 I and my Father are one. one fold, and one shepherd. 31 Then the Jews took up

17 Therefore doth my Father stones again to stone him. love me, because I lay down my 32 Jesus answered them, Many life, that I might take it again. good works have I sheived you

18 No man taketh it from me, from my Father; for which of but I lay it down of myself: I those works do ye stone me? have power to lay it down, and I). 33 The Jews answered him, have power to take it again. This saying, For a good work we stone commandment have I received of thee not, but for blasphemy, and my Father.

because that thou, being a man, 19 | There was a division, makest thyself God. therefore, again among the Jews 34 Jesus answered them, Is it for these sayings.

_not written in your law, I said, 20 And many of them said, He Ye are gods? hath a devil, and is mad; why 35 If he called them gods, unto hear ye him?

whom the word of God came, 21 Others said, These are not and the scripture cannot be brothe words of him that hath a de-ken, vil. Can a devil open the eyes of 36 Say ye of him, whom the the blind ?

Father hath sanctified, and sent 22 | And it was at Jerusalem into the world, Thou blasphemthe feast of the dedication, and itsest; because I said, I am the Son was winter.

of God? 23 And Jesus walked in the 37 If I do not the works of my temple in Solomon's porch. Father, believe me not.

24. Then came the Jews round 38 But if I do, though ye beabout him, and said unto him, lieve not me, believe the works; How long dost thou make us to that ye may know, and believe, doubt? If thou be the Christ, tell that the Father is in me, and I in us plainly.

him. 25 Jesus answered them, I told 39 | Therefore they sought again you, and ye believed not: the to take him : but he escaped out. works that I do in my Father's of their hand, in name, they bear witness of me. 40 And went away again be.

26 But ye believe not, because yond Jordan, into the place where ye are not of my sheep, as I said John at first baptized; and there. unto you.

he abocle, 24 My sheep hear my voice, 41 And many resorted unto and I know them, and they fol- him, and said, John did no mira. low me:

cle: but all things that John spake 28 And I give unto them eter- of this man were true. nal life; and they shall never pe- 42 And many believed on him rish, neither shall any man pluck there. them out of my hand. .

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