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Christ's feci mointed. Chap. xii. He rideth into Jerusalem.
52 And not for that nation only, 5 Why was not this cintment but that also he should gather to- sold for three hundred pence, and gether in one the children of God given to the poor? that were scattered abroad.
6 This he said, not that he 53 Then, from that day forth, cared for the poor; but because they took counsel together for to he was a thief, and had the bag, put him to death.
and bare what was put therein. 54 Jesus, therefore, walked no 7 Then said Jesus, Let her more openly among the Jews; alone: against the day of my bubut went thence unto a country rying hath she kept this. near to the wilderness, into a city 8 For the poor always ye have called Ephraim, and there con- with you ; but me ye have not tinued with his disciples. always.
55 T And the Jews' passover 9 T Much people of the Jews, was nigh at hand; and many went therefore, knew that he was there; out of the country up to Jerusa- and they came, not for Jesus' lem, before the passover, to puri- sake only, but that they might fy themselves.
see Lazarus also, whom he had 56 Then sought they for Jesus, raised from the dead. and spake among themselves, as 10 But the chief priests conthey stood in the temple, What sulted, that they might put Lazathink ye? that he will not comcrus also to death; to the feast?
11 Because that by reason of 57 Now both the chief priests him many of the Jews went aivay, and the Pharisees had given a and believed on Jesus. commandment, that, if any man 12 T On the next clay, much knew where he were, he should people that were come to the feast, shew it, that they might take when they heard that Jesus was him.
coming to Jerusalem, CHAP. XII.
13 Took branches of palmMary anointeth Christ's feet. trees, and went forth to meet 'HEN Jesus, six days before him, and cried, Hosanna: Bless
the passover, came to Beth-ed is the King of Israel that comany, where Lazarus was which eth in the name of the Lord. had been dead, whom he raised 14 And Jesus, when he had from the dead.
found a young ass, sat thereon: 2 There they made him a sup- as it is written, per; and Martha served: but 15 Fear not, claughter of Sion: Lazarus was one of them that sat behold, thy King cometh, sitting at the table with him.
on an ass's colt. 3 Then took Mary a pound of 16 These things understood cintment of spikenard, very cost- not his disciples at the first: but ly, and anointed the feet of Jesus, when Jesus was glorified, then and wiped his feet with her hair : remembered they that these and the house was filled with the things were written of him, and odeur of the ointment.
that they had done these things 4 Then saith one of his disci- unto him. ples, Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, 17 The people, therefore, that which should bctray him, Iwas with him when he called L2.
Christ foretelleth his cleath. S. John. The Yews' blindness. zarus out of his grave, and raised This voice came not, because of him from the dead, bare record. me, but for your sakes.
18 For this cause the people al. 31 Now is the judgment of this so met him, for that they heard world: now shall the prince of that he had done this miracle. this world be cast out.
19 The Pharisees, therefore, 32 And I, if I be lifted up from said among themselves, Perceive the earth, will draw all men unto ye how ye prevail nothing be-me.
, the world him. 20 ! And there were certain what death he should die.) Greeks among them, that came 34 The people answered him, up to worship at the feast : We have heard out of the law,
21 The same came, therefore, that Christ abideth for ever; and to Philip, which was of Bethsaida how sayest thou, The Son of man of Galilee, and desired him, say- must be lifted up? who is this ing, Sir, we would see Jesus. Son of man?
22 Philip cometh and telleth 35 Then Jesus said unto them, Andrew; and again, Andrew Yet a little while is the light with and Philip te:1 Jesus.
you: Walk while ye have the 23 | And Jesus answered them, light, lest darkness come upon saying, The hour is come, that you: for he that walketh in clarkthe Son of manshould be glorified. ness, knoweth not whither he
24 Verily, verily, I say unto goeth. you, Except a corn of wheat fall 36 While ve have light, believe into the ground and die, it abid-in the light, that ye may be the cih alone: but if it die, it bring- children of light. These things eth forth much fruit.
spake Jesus, and departed, and 25 He that loveth his life, shall cid hide himself froin them. lose it; and he that hateth his lire 37 1 But though he had done in this world, shall keep it unto so many miracles before them, lise eternal.
yet they believed not on him ; 26 If any man serve me, let 38 That the saying of Esaias him follow me; and where I am, the prophet might be fulfilled, there shall also iny servant be; if which he spake, Lord, who hath any man serve me, him will my believed our report? and to whom Father honour.
hath the arm of the Lord been 27 Now is my soul troubled; revealed ? and what shall I say? Father, save 39 Therefore they could not me from this hour: but for this believe, because that Esaias said cause came I unto this hour. again,
28 Father, glorify thy name. 40 He hath blinded their eyes, Then came there a voice from and hardened their heart; that heaven, saying, I have both glo- they should not see with their rified it, and will glorify it again. eyes, nor understand with their
29 The people, therefore, that heart, and be converted, and I stood by, and heard it, said, That should heal them. it thundered: others said, An 41 These things said Esaias, angel spake to him.
when he saw his glory, and spake 30 Jesus answered, and saidi, lof him.
humility. 42 1 Nevertheless, among the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's chief rulers also many believed on son, to betray him,) him ; but because of the Phari- 3 Jesus knowing that the Father sees, they did not confess him, had given all things into his hands, lest they should be put out of the and that he was come from God, synagogue :
and went to God, 43 For they loved the praise of 4 He riseth from supper, and men more than the praise of laid aside his garments; and took God.
a towel, and girded himself. 44 | Jesus cried, and said, He 5 After that, he poureth water that believeth on me, believeth into a bason, and began to wash not on me, but on him that sent the disciples' feet, and to wipe
them with the towel wherewith 45 And he that seeth me, seeth he was girded. him that sent me.
6 Then cometh he to Simon 46. I am come a light into the Peter: and Peter saith unto him, world, that whosoever believeth Lord, dost thou wash my feet? on me should not abide in dark- 7 Jesus answered, and said un
to him, What I do, thou know47 And if any man hear my est not now; but thou shalt know words, and believe not, I judge hereafter. him not : for I came not to judge 8 Peter saith unto him, Thou the world, but to save the world. shalt never wash my feet. Jesus
48 He that rejecteth me, and answered him, If I wash thee not, receiveth not my words, hath one thou hast no part with me. that judgeth him : the word that 9 Simon Peter saith unto him, I have spoken, the same shall Lord, not my feet only, but also judge him in the last day. my hands and
49 For I have not spoken of 10 Jesus saith to him, He that myself: but the Father which is washed, needeth not, save to sent me, he gave me a command-wash his feet, but is clean every ment, what I should say, and whit: and ye are clean, but not what I should speak.
all. 50. And I know that his com- 11 For he knew who should mandment is life everlasting : betray him; therefore said he, whatsoever I speak, therefore, Ye are not all clean. even as the Father said unto me, 12. So, after he had washed so I speak.
their feet, and had taken his garCHAP. XIII. ments, and was set down again, Jesus wasbeth his disciples feet. he said unto them, Know ye
W, before the feast of the what I have done to you?
passover, when Jesus knew 13 Ye call me Master and that his hour was come that he Lord : and ye say well; for so I should depart out of this world am. unto the Father, having loved his 14 If I then, your Lord and own which were in the world, he Master, have washed your feet, loved them unto the end. ye also ought to wash one ano
2 And supper being ended, ther's feet. (the devil having now put into thel 15 For I have given you an ex
into Fridas. ample, that ye should do as I havejunto him, That thou doest, do done to you.
quickly. 16 Verily, verily, I say unto 28 Now, no man at the table you, The servant is not greater knew for what intent he spake than his lord': neither he that is this unto him. sent, greater than he that sent 29 For some of them thought, him.
because Judas had the bag, that 17 If ye know these things, Jesus had said unto him, Buy l:appy are ye if ye do them. those things that we have need of
187 I speak not of you all'; I against the feast; or, that he know whom I have chosen: but, should give something to the that the scripture may be fulfilled, poor. He that eateth bread with me 30 He then, having received the hath lifted up his heel against me. sop, went immediately out; and
19 Now I tell you before it it was night. come, that, when it is come to 31 1 Therefore, when he was pass, ye may believe that I am gone out, Jesus said, Now is the be.
Son of nan glorified, and God is 20 Verily, verily, I say unto glorified in him. you, He that receiveth whomso- 32 If God be glorified in him, ever I send, receiveth me; and God shall also glorify him in him. he that receiveth me, receiveth self, and shall straightway glorify him that sent me.
hin. 21 When Jesus had thus said, 33 Little children, yet a little he was troubled in spirit, and while I am with you. Ye shall testified, and said, Verily, verily, seek me: and as I said unto the I say unto you, that one of you Jews, Whither I go, ye cannot shall betray' me.
come; so now I say to you. 22 Then the disciples looked 34 A new commandment I give one on another, Coubting of unto you, That ye love one anowhom he spake.
ther; as I have loved you, that 23 Now there tras leaning on ye also love one another. Jesus' bosom one of his disciples, 35 By this shall all men know whom Jesus loved.
that ye are my disciples, if ye 24 Simon Peter, therefore, have love one to another. beckoned to him, that he should 36 Simon Peter said unto ask who it should be of whom him, Lord, whither goest thou ? he spake.
Jesus answered him, Whither I 25 He then, lying on Jesus' go, thou canst not follow me breast, saith unto him, Lord, now; but thou shalt follow me who is it?
afterwards. 26 Jesus answered, He it is, to 37 Peter said unto him, Lord, whom I shail give a sop, when I why cannot I follow thee now? I have dipped it. And when he wili lay down my life for thy sake. had dipped tiie sop, he gave it 38 Jcsus answered him, Wilt to Judas Iscariot, the son of Si- thou lay down thy life for my
sake? Verily, verily, I say unto 97 Anil after the sop Satan en- thee, The cock shall not crow, tered into him. Then said Jcsusitill thou hast denied me thrice.
; because I go unto
Christ professet:5 himself Chap. xiv the way, the truth and the life.
CHAP. XIV. the works that I do, shall he do Christ comforteth his disciples. also, and greater works than these
bied: ye believe in God, my Father. believe also in me.
13 And whatsoever ye shall 2 In my Father's house are ask in my name, that will I do, many mansions: if it were not so, that the Father may be glorified I would have told you. I go to in the Son. préparea place for you.
14 If ye shall ask any thing in 3 And if I go and prepare a my name, I will do it. place for you, I will come again, 15 T If ye love me, keep my, and receive you unto myself; commandments : that where I am, there ye may be 16 And I will pray the Father, also.
and he shall give you another 4. And whither I go ye know, Comforter, that he may abide and the way ye know.
with you for ever; 5 Thomas saith unto him, 17 Even the Spirit of truth, Lord, we know not whither thou whom the world cannot receive, goest; and how can we know the because it seeth him not, neither
knoweth him : but ye know him; 6 Jesus saith unto him, I am for he dwelleth with you, and the way, and the truth, and the shall be in you. life: no man cometh unto the 18 I will not leave you comFather, but by me.
fortless; I will come to you. 7 If ye had known me, ye 19 Yet a little while, and the should have known my Father world seeth me no more; but ye also: and from henceforth ye see me: because I live, ye shall know him, and have seen him. live also.
8 | Philip saith unto him, Lord, 20 At that day ye shall know, shew us the Father, and it suffi- that I am in my Father, and you ceth us.
in me, and I in you. 9 Jesus saith unto him, Have I 21 He that hath my commandbeen so long time with you, and ments, and keepeth them, he it is yet hast thou not known me, that loveth me; and he that lovPhilip? he that hath seen me hath eth me shall be loved of my Fa. seen the Father; and how sayest ther, and I will love him, and thou then, Shew us the Father? will manifest myself to him.
10 Believest thou not, that I 22 Judas saith unto him, (not am in the Father, and the Father Iscariot,) Lord, how is it that in me? the words that I speak thou wilt manifest thyself unto unto you, I speak not of myself: us, and not unto the world? but the Father, that dwelleth in 23 Jesus answered, and said me, he doeth the works. unto him, If a man love me, he
11 Believe me that I am in the will keep my words; and my FaFather, and the Father in me; ther will love him, and we will or else believe me for the very come unto him, and make our works' sake.
labode with him. 12 1 Verily, verily, I say unto 24 He that loveth me not, keepyou, He that believeth on me, leth nat my sayings: and the