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He healeth a nobleman's son,

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 52 Then inquired he of them him ourselves, and know that this the hour when he began to is indeed the Christ, the Saviour amend: And they said unto of the world.

him, Yesterday at the seventh 43 Now after two days he hour the fever left him. departed thence, and went into 53 So the father knew that it Galilee.

roas at the same hour in the 44 For Jesus himself testified, which Jesus said unto him, Thy that a prophet hath no honour son liveth: and himself believed, in his own country:

and his whole house. 45 Then, when he was come 54 This is again the second 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

CHAP, V. unto the feast.

The impotent man healed! 46 & Jesus came again

FTER this there was a feast into Cana of Galilee, where he of the Jews; and Jesus made the water wine. And went up to Jerusalem. there was a certain nobleman, 2 Now there is at Jerusalem, whose son was sick at Caper- by the sheep-market, a pool,

which is called in the Hebrew 47 When he heard that Jesus tongue Bethesda, having five was come out of Judea into | porches. Galilee, he went unto him, and 3 In these lay a great multibesought him that he would tude of impotent folk, of blind, come down, and heal his son: halt, withered, waiting for the for he was at the point of death. moving of the water.

48 Then said Jesus unto him, 4 For an angel went down at Except ye see signs and wonders, a certain season into the pool, ye will not believe.

and troubled the water: whoso49 The nobleman saith unto ever then first, after thetroubling, him, Sir, come down ere my of the water, stepped in, was child die

made whole of whatsoever dis50 Jesus saith unto him, Go ease he had. thy way; thy son liveth. And 5 And a certain man was there the man believed the word that which had an infirmity thirty Jesus had spoken unto him, and and eight years. he went his way.

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, I a long time in that case, he



The Jews seek to kill Christ.

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

and I work. 7 The impotent man answered 18 Therefore the Jews sought him, Sir, I have no man, 'when the more to kill him, because he the water is troubled, to put me not only had broken the sabbath, into the pool: but while I am but said also that God was his coming, another steppeth down Father, making himself equal before me.

with God. 8 Jesus saith unto him, Rise, 19 Then answered Jesus and take up thy bed, and walk. said unto them, Verily, verily,

9 And immediately the man I say unto you, The Son can do was made whole, and took up nothing of himself, but what he his bed, and walked : and on seeth the Father do: for what the same day was the sabbath. things soever he doeth, these

10 The Jews therefore said ) also doeth the Son likewise. unto him that was cured, It is 20 For the Father loveth the the sabbath-day; it is not lawful Son, and sheweth him all things for thee to carry thy bed. that himself doeth: and he will

11 He answered them, He shew him greater works than that made me whole, the same these, that ye may marvel. said unto me, Take up thy bed, 21 For as the Father raiseth and walk.

up the dead, and quickeneth 12 Then asked they him, them; even so the Son quickeneth What man is that which said whom he will. unto thee, Take up thy bed, and 22 For the Father judgeth no walk?

man, but hath committed all 13 And he that was healed judgement unto the Son: wist not who it was: for Jesus 23 That all men

men should had conveyed himself away, honour the Son, even as they a multitude being in that place. honour the Father. He that

14 Afterward Jesus findeth honoureth not the Son, honourhim in the temple, and said unto eth not the Father which hath him, Behold, thou art made sent him. whole: sin no more, lest a worse 24 Verily, verily, I thing come unto thee.

you, He that heareth my word, 15 The man departed, and and believeth on him that sent told the Jews that it was Jesus me, hath everlasting life, and which had made him whole. shall not come into condemna

16 And therefore did the Jews tion; but is passed from death persecute Jesus, and sought to unto life. slay him, because he had done 25 Verily, verily, I say unto these things on the sabbath-day. you; The hour is coming, and 17 But Jesus answered them, I now is, when the dead shall hear

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26 For as the Father hath life me. in himself, so hath he given to 37 And the Father himself, the Son to have life in himself; which hath sent me, hath borne

27 And hath given him autho- witness of me. Ye have neirity to execute judgement also, ther heard his voice at any time, because he is the Son of man. nor seen his shape.

28 Marvel not at this : for the 38 And ye have not his hour is coming, in the which all word abiding in you: that are in the graves shall hear whom he hath sent, him ye his voice,

believe not. 29 And shall come forth; 39 Search the scriptures; for they that have done good, unto in them ye think ye have the resurrection of life; and eternal life: and they are they they that have done evil, unto which testify of me. the resurrection of damnation. 40 And ye will not come to

30 I can of mine own self do me, that ye might have life. nothing: as I hear I judge: and 41 I receive not honour from my judgement is just; because men. I seek not mine own will, but 42 But I know

ye the will of the Father which have not the love of God in hath sent me.

you. 31 If I bear witness of 43 I am come in my Famyself, my witness is not true. ther's name, and ye receive me

32 There is another that not: if another shall come in beareth witness of me; and I his own' name, him ye will know that the witness which he receive. witnesseth of me is true.

44 How can

ye believe, 33 Ye sent unto John, and which receive honour one of he bare witness unto the truth. another, and seek not the ho

34 But I receive not testi- nour that cometh from God mony from man: but these only? things I say, that ye might be 45 Do not think that I will saved.

accuse you to the Father : there 35 He was a burning and is one that accuseth you, even a shining light: and ye were Moses, in whom ye trust. willing for a season to rejoice in 46 For had ye believed

Moses, ye would have believed 36 But I have greater witness me: for he wrote of me. than that of John; for the

47 But if ye believe not his works which the Father hath writings, how shall ye believe given me to finish, the same my words?




Christ feedeth five thousand :

He walketh on the sea.

disciples, and the disciples to Five thousand miraculously fed. them that were set down; and FTER these things Jesus likewise of the fishes as much as

went over the sea of they would. Galilee, which is the sea of 12 When they were filled, Tiberias.

he said unto his disciples, Ga2 And a great multitude fol- ther up the fragments that lowed him, because they saw his remain, that nothing be lost. miracles which he did on them 13 Therefore they gathered that were diseased.

them together, and filled twelve 3 And Jesus went up into baskets with the fragments of a mountain, and there he sat the five barley-loaves, which rewith his disciples.

mained over and above unto 4 And the passover, a feast them that had eaten. of the Jews, was nigh.

14 Then those men, when 5 When Jesus then lifted up they had seen the miracle that his eyes, and saw a great com Jesus did, said, This is of a pany come unto him, he saith truth that Prophet that should unto Philip, Whence shall we come into the world. buy bread, that these may eat ? 15 When Jesus therefore

6 And this he said to prove perceived that they would come him : for he himself knew what and take him by force, to make he would do.

him a king, he departed again 7 Philip answered him, Two into a mountain himself alone. hundred pennyworth of bread 16 And when even was is not sufficient for them, that now come, his disciples went every one of them may take down unto the sea,

17 And entered into a ship, 8 One of his disciples, An- and went over the sea towards drew, Simon Peter's brother, Capernaum. And it was now saith unto him,

dark, and Jesus was not come to 9 There is a lad here, which them. hath five barley-loaves and two 18 And the sea arose, by small fishes : but what are they reason of a great wind that among so many ?

blew. 10 And Jesus said, Make the

19 So when they had rowed men sit down. Now there was about five and twenty or thirty much grass in the place. So furlongs, they see Jesus walking the men sat down, in number on the sea, and drawing nigh about five thousand.

unto the ship: and they were 11 And Jesus took the afraid. loavės and when he had given 20 But he saith unto them, thanks, he distributed to the It is I; be not afraid.

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Christ the bread of life. 21 Then they willingly re- 29 Jesus answered and said ceived him into the ship: and unto them, This is the work of immediately the ship was at the God, That ye believe on him land whither they went.

whom he hath sent. 22 | The day following, 30 They said therefore unto when the people which stood on him, What sign shewest thou the other side of the sea saw that then, that we may see, and there was none other boat there, believe thee? what dost thou save that one whereinto his dis work ? ciples were entered, and that 31 Our fathers did eat manna Jesus went not with his disci- in the desert: as it is written, ples into the boat, but that his He gave them bread from disciples were gone away alone; heaven to eat.

23 (Howbeit there came 32 Then Jesus said unto other boats from Tiberias, nigh them, Verily, verily, I say unto unto the place where they did you, Moses gave you not that eat bread, after that the Lord bread from heaven; but my had given thanks ;)

Father giveth you the true bread 24 When the people there from heaven. fore saw that Jesus was not there, 33 For the bread of God is neither his disciples, they also he which cometh down from took shipping, and came to heaven, and giveth life unto the Capernaum, seeking for Jesus. world.

25 And when they had found 34 Then said they unto him, him on the other side of the Lord, evermore give us this sea, they said unto him, Rabbi, bread. when camest thou hither?

35 And Jesus said unto 26 Jesus answered them and them, I am the bread of life: said, Verily, verily, I say unto he that cometh to me shall never you, Ye seek me, not because hunger; and he that believeth ye saw the miracles, but because on me shall never thirst. ye did eat of the loaves, and 36 But I said unto you, that were filled.

ye also have seen me, and be27 Labour not for the meat lievé not. which perisheth, but for that 37 All that the Father giveth meat which endureth unto ever- me shall come to me; and him lasting life, which the Son of that cometh to me I will in no man shall give unto you: for wise cast out. him hath God the Father 38 For I came down from sealed.

heaven, not to do mine own 28 Then said they unto him, will, but the will of him that What shall we do, that we might sent me. work the works of God?

39 And this is the Father's

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