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He healeth a nobleman's son,

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and an impotent man. 42 And said unto the woman, | and told him, saying, Thy son Now we believe, not because of liveth. thy saying; for we have heard him ourselves, and know that this is indeed the Christ, the Saviour of the world.

43 Now after two days he departed thence, and went into Galilee.

44 For Jesus himself testified, that a prophet hath no honour in his own country.

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45 Then, when he was come into Galilee, the Galileans re-miracle that Jesus did, when he ceived him, having seen all the was come out of Judea into things that he did at Jerusalem Galilee. at the feast for they also went unto the feast.

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The impotent man healed!

AFTER this there was a feast went up to Jerusalem.

of the Jews; and Jesus

2 Now there is at Jerusalem, by the sheep-market, a pool, which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda, having five porches.

3 In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the moving of the water.

4 For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water: whosoever then first, after the troubling of the water, stepped in, was made whole of whatsoever 'disease he had.

5 And a certain man was there which had an infirmity thirty and eight years.

6 When Jesus saw him lie, 51 And as he was now going and know that he had been now down, his servants met him, a long time in that case, he

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46 So Jesus came again

into Cana of Galilee, where he made the water wine. And there was a certain nobleman, whose son was sick at Caper

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47 When he heard that Jesus was come out of Judea into Galilee, he went unto him, and besought him that he would come down, and heal his son: for he was at the point of death.

48 Then said Jesus unto him, Except ye see signs and wonders, ye will not believe.

49 The nobleman saith unto him, Sir, come down ere my child die!

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52 Then inquired he of them the hour when he began to amend. And they said unto him, Yesterday at the seventh hour the fever left him.

53 So the father knew that it vas at the same hour in the which Jesus said unto him, Thy son liveth: and himself believed, and his whole house.

50 Jesus saith unto him, Go thy way; thy son liveth. And the man believed the word that Jesus had spoken unto him, and he went his way.

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The Jews seek to kill Christ.

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He asserteth his power. saith unto him, Wilt thou be | My Father worketh hitherto, made whole? and I work.

18 Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he not only had broken the sabbath, but said also that God was his Father, making himself equal with God.

7 The impotent man answered him, Sir, I have no man, when the water is troubled, to put me into the pool: but while I am coming, another steppeth down before me.

8 Jesus saith unto him, Rise, take up thy bed, and walk.

9 And immediately the man was made whole, and took up his bed, and walked and on the same day was the sabbath.

10 The Jews therefore said unto him that was cured, It is the sabbath-day; it is not lawful for thee to carry thy bed.

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24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.

16 And therefore did the Jews persecute Jesus, and sought to slay him, because he had done these things on the sabbath-day.

25 Verily, verily, I say unto you, The hour is coming, and 17 But Jesus answered them, I now is, when the dead shall hear

Christ, by John's testimony,

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proveth his own mission. the voice of the Son of God: | works that I do, bear witness of and they that hear shall live. me, that the Father hath sent me.

26 For as the Father hath life in himself, so hath he given to the Son to have life in himself;

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36 But I have greater witness than that of John; for the works which the Father hath given me to finish, the same

37 And the Father himself, which hath sent me, hath borne witness of me. Ye have neither heard his voice at any time, nor seen his shape.

38 And ye have not his word abiding in you: for whom he hath sent, him ye believe not.

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45 Do not think that I will accuse you to the Father: there is one that accuseth you, even Moses, in whom ye trust.

46 For had ye believed Moses, ye would have believed me: for he wrote of me.

47 But if ye believe not his writings, how shall ye believe my words?

Christ feedeth five thousand:

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Five thousand miraculously fed. FTER these things Jesus went over the sea of Galilee, which is the sea of Tiberias.

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12 When they were filled, he said unto his disciples, Ga2 And a great multitude fol- ther up the fragments tha remain, that nothing be lost.

13 Therefore they gathered them together, and filled twelve baskets with the fragments of the five barley-loaves, which remained over and above unto them that had eaten.

lowed him, because they saw his miracles which he did on them that were diseased.

3 And Jesus went up into a mountain, and there he sat with his disciples.

4 And the passover, a feast of the Jews, was nigh.

5 When Jesus then lifted up his eyes, and saw a great company come unto him, he saith unto Philip, Whence shall we buy bread, that these may eat?

6 And this he said to prove him for he himself knew what he would do.

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7 Philip answered him, Two hundred pennyworth of bread is not sufficient for them, that every one of them may take a little.

He walketh on the sea.

disciples, and the disciples to them that were set down; and likewise of the fishes as much as they would.

8 One of his disciples, Andrew, Simon Peter's brother, saith unto him,

9 There is a lad here, which hath five barley-loaves and two small fishes: but what are they among so many ? ̈·

10 And Jesus said, Make the men sit down. Now there was much grass in the place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand.

11 And Jesus took the loaves and when he had given thanks, he distributed to the

14 Then those men, when they had seen the miracle that Jesus did, said, This is of a truth that Prophet that should come into the world. 15 When Jesus therefore perceived that they would come and take him by force, to make him a king, he departed again into a mountain himself alone.

16 And when even was now come, his disciples went down unto the sea,

17 And entered into a ship, and went over the sea towards Capernaum. And it was now dark, and Jesus was not come to them.

18 And the sea arose, by reason of a great wind that blew.

19 So when they had rowed about five and twenty or thirty furlongs, they see Jesus walking on the sea, and drawing nigh unto the ship: and they were afraid.

20 But he saith unto them, It is I; be not afraid.

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