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Jesus recommends Humility to his
Apostles, washes their feet. He
him, and comforts his Apostles.
OW before the feast of the parhour was come, that he should depart out of this world unto the Father, haying loved his own which were in the world, he loved them unto the end.
And fupper being ended (the devil having now put into the heart of Judas
Iscariot, Simon's son, to betray him.)
ven all things into his hands, and that
* And there was also a strife among
“ The kings of the Gentiles exercise
exercise authority upon them, are
called benefactors. But ye shall not « be so: but he that is greatest among
you, let him be as the younger ; and Jerusalem.
he that is chief, as he that doch serye. Luk, xxii.
mong you as he that serveth. Ye 28.
point unto you a kingdom, as my Fa-
may eat and drink at my table in my
ing the twelve tribes of Israel.
* He riseth from supper, and laid 4. Joh. xiii, aside his garments, and took a towel, and girded himself, After that, he pour-5. eth water into a bason, and began to wash the disciples feet, and to wipe them with the towel wherewith he was girded. Then comerh he to Simon Pe- 6. ter: and Peter faith unto him, Lord, dost thou wash my feet? Jesus answer-7, ed and said unto him, What I do thou knowelt not now; but thou malt know bereafter. Peter saith unto him, Thou 8. shalt never wash my feet. Jesus answer, ed him, If I wash thee not, thou hast no part with me. Simon Peter faith unto him, Lord, not my feet only, but also
my head. Jesus faith to 19. him, He that is washed, necdeth not, save to wash his feet, but is clean every whit: and ye are clean, but not all. For he knew who should betray him ;!}. therefore said he, Yeare not all clean.
my hands and
Ætate 33 Minift. 4
Jerusalem. So after he had washed their feet, Anno
1et down again, he said unto them,
“Know ye what I have done to you? 13.“ Ye call me Master, and Lord, and 14." say well; for so I am. If I then
your Lord and Master, have washed
your feet, ye also ought to wash one 15.“ anothers feet. For I have given you
an example, that ye should do as I 16.“ have done to you. Verily, verily I
say unto you, The fervant is not
greater than his Lord, neither he that " is fent, greater than he that fent 17.“ him. If ye know these things, hap
py are ye if ye do them. I speak
not of you all, I know whom I have
me, hath lift up his heel against me,
unto you, He that receiveth whomfo e ever I send,receiveth me, and he that re
ç ceiveth me, receiveth him that sent me. 21.- When Jesus had thus said, he was & troubled in fpirit, and restified, and said,
Verily, verily I say unto you ; that one 23.of you mall betray me. Then the dif
ciples looked one on another, doubting 23.of whom he fpake. Now there was
leaning on Jesus bofom one of his dif-
ter therefore beckned to him, that he
Anno he spake. He then lying on Jesus breast, Jerusalem. #cat: 33. faith unto him, Lord, who is it? Jesus 25. Joh. xiib Minift. 4. answered, He it is to whom I shall give
a sop, when I have dipped it. And when
Now no man at the table knew for 28.
He then having received the fop, 30.
fied, and God is glorified in him. If 32.
God be glorified in him, God shall
ther. By this shall all men know 35.
that ye are my disciples, if ye have < love one to another.
Simon Peter said unto him, Lord, 36, whither goeft thou? Jesus anfwered him,
Whether I go, thou canst not follow me Anno
Minist. 4. 37. wards. Peter said unto him, Lord, Luk. xxii. 31. why cannot I follow thee now ?' * And
the Lord faid, Simon, Simon, behold,
Satan hath desired to have you, that he 32. may fift you as wheat, But I have pray.
ed for thee that thy faith fail not; and
when thou art converted, strengthen thy 33. brethren. And he faid unto him, Lord,
I am ready to go with thee both into Joh. xiii. 37. prison, and to death. * I will lay down
my life for thy fake. * Jesus answered · Luk. xxii. . hím, Wilt thou lay down thy life for my 34.
fake? Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Luk. xxii. 34. The cock shall not crow, *this day, before Joh. xii,
thou shalt thrice deny that thou know- 38.
you without purse, and fcrip, and shoes,
lacked ye any thing? And they said, 36.Nothing. Then said he to them,“
now he that hath a purse, let him “ take it, and likewise his scrip: and
“ he thac hath no sword, let him sell
unto you, that this that is written,
among the transgresors: for the things
they said, Lord, behold, here are two
enough. Job. xiv.
** Let not your heart be troubled :