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818 Water turned into wine. ST. JOHN.

The tempie fiurged. ed Cephas; which is; by interpretation, 1 10 And saith unto him, Every man at a stone.

the beginning doth set forth good wine; 43 9 The day following Jesus would go | and when men have well drunk, then that forth into Galilee, and findeth Philip, which is worse: but thou hast kept the and saith unto him, follow me.

good wine until now. 44 Now Philip was of Bethsaida, the 11 This beginning of miracles did Je city of Andrew and Peter.

sus in Cana of Galilee, and manifested 45 Philip findeth Nathanael, and saith || forth his glory; and his disciples believed unto him, We have found him of whom | on him. Moses in the law, and the prophets did | 12 | After this he went down to Cawrite, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph. pernaum, he, and his mother, and his

46 And Nathanael said unto him, Can || brethren, and his disciples; and they there any good thing come out of Naza- contmued there not many days reth? Philip saith unto him, Come and see. 13 4 And the Jews passover was at

47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, || hand, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem, and saith of him, Behold an Israelite in 14 And found in the temple those that deed, in whom is no guile! :

sold oxen, and sheep, and doves, and the 48 Nathanael saith unto him, Whence changers of money, sitting: knowest thou me? Jesus answered and 15 And when he had made a scourge said unto him, Before that Philip called of small.cords, he drove them all out of thee, when thou wast under the fig-tree, | the temple, and the sheep, and the oxen; I saw thee.

and poured out the changers money, 49 Nathanael answered and said unto | and overthrew the tables ; him, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God; 1 | 16 And said unto them that sold doves, thou art the King of Israel.'

| Take these things hence: make not my 50 Jesus answered and said unto him, || Father's house an house of merchandise. Because I said unto thee, I saw thee under 17 And his disciples remembered that the fig-tree, believest thou ? thou shalt it was written, The zeal of thite house see greater things than these.

hath eaten me up. 51 And he saith unto him, Verily, ver 18 1 Then answered the Jews, and said ily, I say unto you, Hereafter ye shall unto him, What sign shewest thou unto see heaven open, and the angels of God us, seeing that thou doest these things? ascending and descending upon the Son | 19 Jesus answered and said unto them, of man.

Destroy this temple, and in three days I an si CHAP. II.

will raise it up. 1 Christ turneth water into wine, 12 de 20 Then said the Jews, Forty and six * parteth into Capernaum, and Jerusa years was this temple in building, and

lem, 14 and purgeth the temple. wilt thou rear it up in three days? AND the third day there was a mar- 21 But he spake of the temple of his A riage in Cana of Galilee ; and the body. mother of Jesus was there.

22 When therefore he was risen from 2 And both Jesus was called, and his | the dead, his disciples remembered that disciples, to the marriage.

he had said this unto them : and they 3 And when they wanted wine, the believed the scripture, and the word mother of Jesus saith unto him, They | which Jesus had said. have no wine.

23 Now when he was in Jerusalem at 4 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, 'what || the passover, in the feast-day, many be have I to do with thee? mine hour is not lieved in his name, when they saw the yet come.

|| miracles which he did. 5 His mother saith unto the servants, 24 But Jesus did not commit himself Whatsoever he saith unto you, do it. unto them, because he knew all men,

6 And there were set there six water 25 And needed not that any should testipots of stone, after the manner of the fy of man: for he knew what was in man. purifying of the Jews, containing two or

CHAP. III. three firkins apiece.

1 Christ teacheth Nicodemus the necessity 7 Jesus saith unto them, Fill the water- ofregeneration.23 The baptism, witness, pots with water. And they filled them and doctrine of John concerning Christ. up to the brim.

THERE was a man of the Pharisees 8 And he saith unto them, Draw cut 1 named Nicodemus, a ruler of the now, and bear unto the governor of the Jews : feast. And they bare it.

2 The same came to Jesus by night, 9 When the ruler of the feast had tast- || and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that ed the water that was made wine, and thou art a teacher come from God: for knew not whence it was; (but the servants || no man can do these miracles that thou which drew the water knew) the gover- | doest, except God be with him. nor of the feast called the bridegroom, " 3 Jesus answered and said unto him,

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The necessity of regeneration. - CHAP. IV. The doctrine of John. 819 Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a || dea; and there he tarried with them, man be born again, he cannot see the || and baptized. kingdom of God.

23 'And John also was baptizing in E. 4 Nicodemus saith unto him, How can non, near to Salim, because there was a man be born when he is old ? can he much water there : and they came, and enter the second time into his mother's || were baptizer. womb, and be born ?

24 For John was not yet cast into 5- Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say | prison. unto thee, Except a man be born of wa- 25 | Then there arose a question beter, and of the Spirit, he cannot enter tween some of John's disciples and the into the kingdom of God.

Jews, about purifying. 6 That which is born of the flesh, is 26 And they came unto John, and said flesh; and that which is born of the unto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee Spirit, is spirit.

beyond Jordan, to whom thou barest 7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, l witness, behold, the same baptizeth, and Ye must be born again.

all men come to him. 8 The wind bloweth where it listeth, 27 John answered and said, A man car and thou hearest the sound thereof, but receive nothing, except it be given him canst not tell whence it cometh, and from heaven. whither it goeth: so is every one that is 28 Ye yourselves bear me witness, that born of the Spirit.

I said I am not the Christ, but that I · 9 Nicodemus answered and said unto am sent before him. him, How can these things be?

29 He that hath the bride, is the bride10 Jesus answered and said unto him, groom; but the friend of the bridegroom, Art thou a master of Israel, and knowest which standeth and heareth him, renot these things?

joiceth greatly, because of the bride· 11 Verily, verily, I say unto thee, We groom's voice : this my joy therefore is .speak that we do know, and testify that || fulfilled. we have seen.; and ye receive not our 30 Hemustincrease, but I must decrease. witness.

31 He that cometh from above is a12 If I have told you earthly things, | bove all: he that is of the earth is earthand ye believe not, how shall ye believe | ly, and speaketh of the earth: he that if I tell you of heavenly things?

cometh from heaven is above all. 13 And no man hath ascended up to 32 And what he hath seen and heard, heaven, but he that came down from that he testifieth ; and no man receiveth heaven, even the Son of man which is his testimony. in heaven.

33 He that hath received his testimony, 14 | And as Moses lifted up the serpent hath set to his seal that God is true. in the wilderness, even so must the Son 34 For he whom God hath sent, speakof man be lifted up:

eth the words of God: for God giveth 15 That whosoever believeth in him not the Spirit by measure unto him. should not perish, but have eternal life. | 35 The Father loveth the Son, and

16 | For God so loved the world, that hath given all things into his hand. he gave his only begotten Son, that || 36 He that believeth on the Son, hath whosoever believeth in him, should not everlasting life : and he that believeth perislı, but have everlasting life.

not the Son, shall not see life ; but the 17 For God sent not his Son into the wrath of God abideth on him. world to condemn the world, but that

CHAP. IV.. the world through him might be saved. | 1 Christ talketh with a woman of Sama

18 | He that believeth on him, is not ria. 27 His disciples marvel. 3i Christ's condemned: but he that believeth not, zcal for God's glory. 43 Hedeparieth inis condemned already, because he hath to Galilee, and healeth the ruler's son. not believed in the name of the only W HEN therefore the Lord knew how begotten Son of God.

W the Pharisees had heard that Jesus 19 And this is the condemnation, that made and baptized more disciples than light is come into the world, and men

I John, loved darkness rather than light, because 2 (Though Jesus himself baptized not, their deeds were evil.

but his disciples,) 20 For every one that doeth evil hat 3 He left Judea, and departed again eth the light, neither cometh to the light, into Galilee. lest his deeds should be reproved,

4. And he must needs go through Sa. 21 But he that doeth truth, cometh to | maria. the light, that his deeds may be made 5 Then cometh he to a city of Samaria, manifest, that they are wrought in God. which is called Sychar, near to the par

22 | After these things came Jesus cel of ground that Jacob gave to his son and his disciples into the land of Ju- \| Joseph.

820 Christ talketh with a woman. ST. JOHN. Many Sainarilans believe

6 Now Jacob's well was there. Jesus Christ; when he is come, he will tell therefore being wearied with his jour- us all things. ney, sat thus on the well : and it was a- | 26 Jesus saith unto her, I that speak bout the sixth hour.

unto thee am he. 7 There cometh a woman of Samaria 27 f And upon this came his disciples to draw water: Jesus saith unto her, and marvelled that he talked with the Give me to drink.

woman : yet no man said, What scekest 8 (For his disciples were gone away thou? or, Why talkest thou with her? unto the city to buy meat.)

28 The woman then left her water pot, :9 Then saith the woman of Samaria and went her way into the city, and saith unto him, How is it that thou, being a | to the men, Jew, askest drink of me, which am a 29 Come, see a man which told me all woman of Samaria for the Jews have things that ever I did : is not this the no dealings with the Samaritans.

Christ?

, 10 Jesus answered and said unto her, If 30 Then they went out of the city, thou knewest the gift of God, and who it and came unto him..,, is that saith to thee, Give me to drink ; 31 | In the mean while his disciples thou wouldest have asked of him, and prayed him, saying, Master, eat. he would have given thee living water. 32 But he said unto them, I have meat

11 The woman saith unto him, Sir, I to eat that ye know not of. thou hast nothing to draw with, and the 33 Therefore said the disciples one to well is deep: trom whence then hast another, Hath any man brought him thou that living water?

aught to eat? 12 Art thou greater than our father 34 Jesus saith unto them, My meat is Jacob, which gave us the well, and to do the will of him that sent me, and drank thereof himself, and his children, || to finish his work.

!.!.! and his cattle ?

| 35 Say not ye, There are yet four 13 Jesus answered and said unto her, || months, and then cometh harvest ? beWhosoever drinketh of this water, shall hold, I say unto you, Lift up your eyes, thirst again :

and look on the fields; for they are 14 But whosoever drinketh of the wa- | white already to harvest. ter that I shall give him, shall never 36 And he that reapeth receiveth wathirst; but the water that I shall give ges, and gathereth fruit unto dife eter him, shall be "in him a well of water nal: that both he that soweth, and he springing up into everlasting life. . that reapeth, may rejoice together.

15 The woman saith unto him, Sir, 37 And herein is that saying true, One give me this water, that I thirst not, soweth, and another reapeth. neither come hither to draw.

38 I sent you to reap that whereon ye 16 Jesus saith unto her, Go call thy || bestowed no labour : other men taboured, husband, and come hither.

and ye are entered into their labours.. *17 The woman answered and said, I 39 1 And many of the Samaritans of have no husband. Jesus said unto her, || that city believed on him for the saying Thou hast well said, I have no husband : ll of the woman, which testified, He told

18 For thou hast had five husbands, ll me all that ever I did. . and he whom thou now hast, is not thy 40 So when the Samaritans were come husband : in that saidst thou truly.

unto him, they besonght him that he 19 The woman saith unto him, Sir, I would tarry with them: and he abode perceive that thou art a prophet.

there two days. 20 Our fathers worshipped in this moun 41 And many more believed, because tain ; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the of his own word; place where men ought to worship.

42 And said unto the woman, Now 21 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, be we believe, not because of thy saying : lieve me, the hour cometh, when ye shall for we have heard him ourselves, and neither in this mountain, nor yet at Je know that this is indeed the Christ, the rusalem, worship the Father. :

Saviour of the world. 22 Ye worship ye know not what : 43 f Now after two days he departed we know what we worship, for salva- | thence, and went into Galilee. tion is of the Jews.

44 For Jesus himself testified that a pro 23 But the hour cometh, and now is, phet hath no honour in his own country." when the true worshippers shall worship 45 Then when he was come into Galsthe Father in spirit and in truth: for the lee, the Galileans received him, having Father seeketh such to worship him. seen all the things that he did at Jerusa

24 God is a Spirit: and they that worship lem at the feast : for they also went him,must worship him in spirit and in truth. unto the feast.

25 The woman saith unto him, I know 46 So Jesus came again into Cana of hat Messias cometh, which is called Galilee, where he made the water wins.

Christ healeth the ruler's son. CHAP. V. The Jerus persecute Christ. 824 And there was a certain nobleman, whose || him that was cured, It is the sabbathson was sick at Capernaum. i 1 day; it is not lawful for thee to carry

47 When he heard that Jesus was côme || thy bed. out of Judea into Galilee, he went unto 11 He answered them, He that made hip, and besought him that he would me whole, the same said unto me, Take corne down, and heal his son : for he ll up thy bed, and walk, was at the point of death. i des * 12 Then asked they him, What man

43 Then said Jesus unto him, Except || is that which said unto thee, Take up ye see signs and wonders, ye will not be thy bed, and walk. : i lieve. .

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13 Andhe that was healed wist not who 49 The nobleman saith unto him, Sir, || it was; for Jesus had conveyed himself come down ere my child clie.

away, a multitude being in that place.. ** 50 Jesus saith unto him, Go thy way; 14 Afterward Jesus findeth him in the thy son liveth. And the man believed temple, and said unto him, Behold, thou the word that Jesus had spoken unto | art made whole: sin no more, lest a him, and he went his way.

worse thing come unto thce. 14 51 And as he was now going down, 15. The man departed, and told the his servants met him, and told him, say

Jews that it was Jesus which had made ing, Thy son liveth.

him whole. 52 Then inquired he of them the hour 16 And therefore did the Jews persewhen he began to amend : and they cute Jesus, and sought to-slay him, besaid unto him, Yesterday at the seventh cause he had done these things on the hour the fever left him.

sabbath-day. Writ i :53 So the father knew that it was at 17. But Jesus answered them, My Fa. the same hoinr, in the which Jesus said ther worketh hitherto, and I work. - ; unto him, Thy son liveth: and himself 18 Therefore the Jews sought the more believed, and his whole house.com to kill him, because he not only had

-54 This is again the second miracle || | broken the sabbath, but said also, that that Jesus did, when he was come out of Gol was his Father, making himself e, Judea into Galilce. . . . . ." qual with God. CHAP. V.

19 Then answered Jesus, and said unto 1 Jesue; on the sabbath-clay, cureth him them, Verily, verily, I say unto you,

that was diseased eight and thirty The Son can do nothing of himself, but .+ years. 10 The Jews cavil, and per- | what he seeth the Father do: for what secute him for it.',

things scever he doeth, these also doeth A FTER this there was a feast of the the Son likewise i F Jews: and Jesus wentuptojerusalem. 20 For the Father loveth the Son, and 22 Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheweth him all things that himself do sheep market a pool, which is called in eth: and he will shew him greater works the Hebrew tongue, Bethesda, having than these, that ye may marvel five porches.

21 For as the Father raiseth up the 3 In these lay a great multitude of dead, and quickened them i even so the impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, Son quickeneth whom he will. waiting for the moving of the water.

22 For the Father judgeth na man; 4 For an angel went down at a certain but hath committed all judgment unto season into the pool, and troubled the the Son water: whosoever then first after the 23 That all men should honour the Son, troubling of the water stepped in, was even as they honour the Father. He that inade whole of whatsoever disease he had. honoureth not the Son, honourcth not

5 And a certain man was there, which the Father which hath sent him had an infirmity thirty and eight years. 24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He · 6 When Jesus saw him lie, and knew that hearetli my word, and believeth on that he had been now a long time in that him that wat nie, hath everlasting life, case, he saith unto him, Wilt thou be and shall not coine into condemnation; made whole?

, but is passed from death unto life. . ; 7 The impotent man answered him, 25 Verily, verily, I say unto you, The Sir, I have no man, when the water is hour is coming, and now is, when the troubled, to put me into the pool : but dead shall hear the voice of the Son of while I am coming, another steppeth God; and they that hear shall live. down before me

1 26 For as the Father hath life in lim.8 Jesus saith unto him, Rise, take up self, so hath he given to the Son to have thy bed, and walk.

life in himself ; 9 And immediately the man was macle 27 And hath given him authority to whole, and took up his bed, and walked: | execute judgment also, because he is the and on the same day was the sabbath. Son of man.

10. The Jews therefore said unto" 28 Marvel pot at this : for the hour 822 Christ shewcth who lhe is. ST. JOHN. He feedeth five thousarid. is coming, in the which all that are in because they saw his miracles which he the graves shall hear his voice,

did on them that were diseased. 29 And shall come forth ; they that 3 And Jesus went up into a mountain, have done good unto the resurrection of and there he sat with his disciples. life ; and they that have done evil, unto 4 And the passover, a feast of the Jews, the resurrection of damnation.

was nigh. 30 I can of mine own self do nothing : 5 # When Jesus then lifted up his eyes, as I hear, I judge : and my judgment is and saw a great company come unto him, just; because I seek not mine own will, he saith unto Philip, Whence shall we but the will of the Father which hath | buy bread that these may eat? sent me.

6 (And this he said to prove him : for 31 If I bear witness of myself, my wit he himself knew what he would do) ness is not true.

7 Philip answered him, Two hundred 32 | There is another that beareth wit- il pennyworth of bread is not sufficient for ness of me: and I know that the witness them, that every one of them may take which he witnesseth of me is true.

a little : 33 Ye sent unto John, and he bare 8 One of his disciples, Andrew, Simon witness unto the truth.

Peter's brother, saith unto him, 34 But I receive not testimony from 9 There is a lad here, which hath five man : but these things I say, that ye might | barley-loaves, and two small fishes : but be saved.

what are they among so many 35 He was a burning and a shining 10 And Jesus said, Make the men sit light ; and ye were willing for a season | down. (Now there was much grass in to rejoice in his light.

the place.) So the men sat down in 36 9 But I have greater witness than number about five thousand. that of John : for the works which the 11 And Jesus took the loaves; and Father hath given me to finish, the same when he had given thanks, he distribut. works that I do, bear witness of me, that led to the disciples, and the disciples to the Father hath sent me.

them that were set down ; and likewise 37 And the Father himself which hath of the fishes, as much as they would. sent me, hath borne witness of me. Yel 12 When they were filled, he said anhave neither heard his voice at any time, to his disciples, Gather up the fragments nor seen his shape.

that remain, that nothing be lost. 38 And ye have not his word abiding L 13 Therefore they gathered them toin you : for whom he hath sent, him ye il gether, and filled twelve baskets with the believe not.

fragments of the five barley-loaves, which 39 Search the scriptures; for in them remamed over and above unto them that ye think ye have eternal life : and they had eaten. are they which testify of me.

14 Then those men, when they had 40 And ye will not come to me, that seen the miracle that Jesus did, said, This ye might have life.

is of a truth that prophet that should 41 I receive not honour from men. come into the world.

42 But I know you, that ye have not | 15 | When Jesus therefore perceived the love of God in you.

that they would come and take him by 43 I am come in my Father's name, and force, to make him a king, he departed ye receive me not : if another shall come again into a mountain himself alone. in his own name, him ye will receive. 16 And when even was not come, his

44 How can ye believe, which receive | disciples went down unto the sea, honour one of another, and seck not the 17 And entered into a ship, and went honour that cometh from God only? over the sea toward Capernaum. And

45 Do not think that I will accuse you it was now dark, and Jesus was not come to the Father: there is one that accuseth Il to them. you, even Moses, in whom ye trust.

18 And the sea arose by reason of a 46 For had ye believed Moses, ye would great wind that blew. have believed me : for he wrote of me. 19 So when they had rowed about five

47 But if ye believe not his writings, I and twenty or thirty furlongs, they see how shall ye believe my words?

Jesus walking on the sea, and drawing CHAP. VI,

nigh unto the ship: and they were afraid. 1 Christ feedeth five thousand. 15 Hel 20 But he saith unto them, It is I ; be withdraweth himself. 26 The picople fol- not afraid. low him, and arereproved for their fiesho || 21 Then they willingly received him ly hearts. 66 Many disciples leave him. ll into the ship : and immediately the ship AFTER these things Jesus went over was at the land whither they went, A the sea of Galilee, which is the sea 22 The day following, when the per of Tiberias.

ple which stood on the other side of the sea 2 And a great multitude followed him, I saw that there was none other boat there,

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