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fhall see me : and, Because I nothing in my name : ask, go to the Father !

and ye shall receive, that 18 They said therefore, your joy may be full. What is this that he faith, 25 These things have I A little while? We cannot spoken unto you in proverbs: tell what he faith.

but the time cometh when 19 Now Jesus knew that I shall no more speak unto they were defirous to ask you in proverbs, but I shall him, and said unto them, thew you plainly of the FaDo ye enquire among your- ther. felves of that I faid, A little 26 At that day ye shall while, and ye ihall not see ask in my name: and I say me: and again a little while, not unto you, that I will and ye shall see me? pray the Father for you:

20 Verily, verily, I fay 27 For the Father himself unto you, That ye shall weep loveth you, because ye have and lament, but the world loved me, and have believed shall rejoice: and ye shall be that I came out from God. forrowful, but your forrow 28 I came forth from the shall be turned into joy. Father, and am come into

21 A woman when she is the world : again, I leave in travail hath forrow, be- the world, and go to the cause her hour is come: but Father. as soon as she is delivered 29 His disciples said unto of the child, she remember him, Lo, now speakest thou eth no more the anguish, for plainly, and speakest no projoy that a man is born into verb. the world.

30 Now are we sure that 22 And ye now therefore thou knowest all things, and have sorrow: but I will see needest not that any man you again, and your heart should ask thee: by this we shall rejoice, and your joy believe that thou camest no man taketh from you.

forth from God. 23 And in that day ye shall 31 Jesus answered them, ask me nothing. Verily, ve- Do ye now believe? rily, I say unto you, What 32 Behold, the hour comfoever

ye

shall ask the Fa-eth, yea, is now come, that ther in my name, he will ye shall be scattered every give it you.

man to his own, and thall 24 Hitherto have ye asked leave me alone: and yet I

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am not alone, because the they have kept thy word. Father is with me.

7 Now they have known 33 These things I have that all things whatsoever spoken unto you, that in me thou hast given me are of ye might have peace. In thee. the world ye shall have tri 8 For I have given 'unto bulation : but be of good them the words which thou cheer; I have overcome the gavest me; and they have world.

received them, and have

known surely that I came CHAP. XVII.

out from thee, and they have HESE words spake believed that thou didít fend

Telus, and lifted up me.

his eyes to heaven, and said, 9 I pray for them; I pray Father, the hour is come; not for the world, but for glorify thy Son, that thy Son them which thou hast given also may glorify thee: me; for they are thine.

2 As thou hast given him 10 And all mine are thine, power over all flesh, that he and thine are mine; and I should give eternal life to as am glorified in them. many as thou hast given 11 And now I am.no more him.

in the world, but these are 3. And this is life eternal, in the world, and I come to that they might know thee thee. Holy Father, keep the only true God, and Jesus through thine own name Christ whom thcu haft fent. those whom thou hast given

4 I have glorified thee on me, that they may be one, the earth: I have finished as we are. the work which thou gaveft 12 While I was with them me to do.

in the world, I kept them in 5 And now, O Father, thy name : those that thou glorify thou me with thine gavest me I have kept, and own self, with the glory none of them is loft, but the which I had with thee be- fon of perdition; that the fore the world was.

scripture might be fulfilled. 6 I have manifested thy 13 And now come I to name unto the men which thee, and these things I speak thou gavest me out of the in the world, that they might world: thine they were, and have my joy fulfilled in themthou gavest them me: and felves,

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14 I have given them thy world may know that thou word : and the world hath haft sent me, and hast loved hated thein, because they are them, as thou hast loved not of the world, even as I me. am not of the world.

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I pray not that thou they also whom thou haft shouldest take them out of given me be with me where the world, but that thou I am ; that they may behold shouldest keep them from the my glory which thou haft evil.

given me: for thou lovedst 16 They are not of the me before the foundation of world, even as I am not of the world. the world.

25 () righteous Father, 17 Sanctify them through the world hath not known thy truth: thy word is truth. thee: but I have known

18 As thou hast fent me thee, and these have known into the world, even so have that thou hast fent me. I also sent them into the 26 And I have declared world.

unto them thy name, and will 19. And for their fakes I declare it : 'that the love sanctify myself, that they also wherewith thou haft loved might be fanctified through me may be in them, and I in the truth.

them. 20 Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also

CHAP. XIX. which shall believe on me through their word;

HEN Pilate therefore 21 That they all

Jesus scourgone, as thou, Father, art ined him. me, and I in thee, that they 2 And the soldiers platted also may be.one in us : that a crown of thorns, and put

it the world may believe that on his head, and they put on thou hast fent me.

him a purple robe, 22 And the glory which 3 And said, Hail, King of thou gavest me I have given the Jews! And they fmote them ; that they may be one, him with their hands.

4 Pilate therefore went 23 I in them, and thou in forth again, and faith unto me, that they may be made them, Behold, I bring him perfect in one, and that the forth to you, that ye may

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even as we are one :

know that I find no fault in 12 And from thenceforth him.

Pilate fought to release him : 5 Then came Jesus forth, but the Jews cried out, saywearing the crown of thorns, ing, If thou let this man go, and the purple robe. And thou art not Cesar's friend. Pilate faith unto them, Be- Whosoever maketh himself hold the man !

a king speaketh against Ce6 When the chief priests far. therefore and officers faw 13 When Pilate therefore him, they cried out, saying, heard that saying, he brought Crucify him, crucify him. Jesus forth, and sat down in Pilate faith unto them, Take the judgement-feat, in a place ye him, and crucify him: for that is called the Pavement, I find no fault in him. but in the Hebrew, Gabba

7 The Jews answered him, tha. We have a law, and by our 14 And it was the

prepalaw he ought to die, because ration of the passover, and he made himself the Son of about the sixth hour : and he God.

faith unto the Jews, Behold 8 When Pilate therefore your King ! heard that saying, he was the 15 But they cried out, more afraid;

Away with him, away with 9 And went again into the him, Crucify him. Pilate judgement-hall

, and faith un- faith unto them, Shall I cruto Jesus, Whence art thou? cify your King? the chief But Jesus gave him no an- priests answered, We have fwer.

no king but Cesár. faith Pilate unto 16 Then delivered he him him, Speakest thou not unto therefore unto them to be me knowest thou not that crucified. And they took I have power to crucify thee, Jesus, and led him away. and have power to release 17 And he bearing his thee?

cross went forth into a place 11 Jefus answered, Thou called the place of a skull, couldest have no power at all which is called in the Heagainst me, except it were brew, Golgotha : given thee from above : 18 Where they crucified therefore he that delivered him, and two other with him, me unto thee hath the greater on either side one, and Jesus fin.

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ten.

19 And Pilate wrote as the wife of Cleophas, and title, and put it on the cross: Mary Magdalene. and the writing was, JESUS 26 When Jesus therefore OF NAZARETH THE saw his mother, and the difKING OF THE JEWS. ciple standing by whom he

20 This title then read loved, he faith unto his momany of the Jews : for the ther, Woman, behold thy place where Jesus was cruci-Son! fied was nigh to the city : and 27 Then faith he to the it was written in Hebrew, disciple, Behold thy mother! and Greek, and Latin. And from that hour that dif

21 Then said the chiefciple took her unto his own priests of the Jews to Pilate, home. Write not, The King of the 28 9 After this, Jesus Jews; but that he said, I am knowing that all things were King of the Jews.

now accomplished, that the 22 Pilate answered, What scripture might be fulfilled, I have written I have writ- faith, 1 thirst.

29 Now there was set a 23 Then the soldiers, veffel full of vinegar: and when they had crucified Je- they filled a spunge with visus, took his garmemts, and negar, and put it upon hyfmade four parts, to every sop, and put it to his mouth. soldier a part; and also his 30 When Jesus therefore coat : now the coat was had received the vinegar, he without seam, woven from faid, It is finished. And he the top throughout.

bowed his head, and gave up 24 They said therefore, the ghost. among themselves, Let us 31 The Jews therefore, not rend it, but cast lots for because it was the preparait, whose it shall be: that the tion, that the bodies should sçripture might be fulfilled, not remain upon the cross on which faith, They parted the fabbath - day, (for that my raiment among them, and fabbath-day was an high day,) for my vesture they did cast befought Pilate that their cast lots. These things there- legs might be broken, and fore the foldiers did.

that they might be taken 25 Now there stood by away. the cross of Jesus his mother, 32 Then came the foldiand his mother's sister, Mary ers, and brake the legs of the

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