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Light of the world.


I am front above. 2 And early in the morning he came, that the lestimony of two mcn is uue. again into the temple, and all the peo- 18 lam one that bear witness of my ple came unto him: and he sat dowa, sell, aud the Father that seni me bearand taught them.

cth witness of me. 3 And the scribes and Pharisees! 19 Then said they unto him, Wiere brought wito bim a woman taken in is thy Father? Je bli8 answered, Ye adultery; and when they had set berj neither know me, nor any: Father: if in the midst,

ye had kuown me, ye shoull bave 4 They say unto him, Master, this known my Father also. wuman was taken in adultery, in the 20 These words spake Jesus in the vory act.

treasury, as le taught in the temple: 5 Now Moses in the law commanded and no man laid hands on binn; for us, that such sliould be stoned: but his lour was not yet come. wiat sayest thou?

21 Then said Jesus agaid unto them, 6 This they sud, teinpting him, that I go my way, and ye shall seek me, they night liave to accuse hin.

But and shall die in your sins: wliitler i Jesus stooped down, and with his go, ye cannot come. finger wrote on the ground, as though 22 Then sad the Jews, Will he kill he licard them 0201.

binisell? because lic Baithi, Whitler I 7 So, when they continued asking go, ve cannot come. hiro, be litied up tumself, and said 23 And he said unto them, Ye arc unto tiem, He that is without sin from beneatb; I am from above: je among you, let binn first cast a stone ure of this world; I am not of this al lier.

world. $ And again he stooped down, and %i I said therefore unto you, that je wrote on the ground.

sball die in your sins; loril ye believe 9 And tliey which heard il, being not that I am he, ye shall die in ycus cocricled by their own conscience, sins. went out one by one, beginning at the 06 Then said tiey unto him, Who eldest, even unto the last: and Jesus art thoui Aud Jesus saith unto them, was leit alouc, and the woman stand. Even the same that I said unto you mg in the midst.

from the beginning 10 When Jesus hall lifted up hingel, 26 I lave many things to say and to and sew none but the woman, he said judge of you: but he that sent me is unto her, Woman, where are those true; and I speak to the world those thrine accusers? hatha no man condemn things which I have heard of him. 11 She said, No man, Lord. And to them of the Father, Jesus said unto lier, Neither do I con- 28 Then said Jesus unto them,

When demn thee: go and sin no more. ye bave lifted up the Son of then

12 1 Thon spake Jesus again unto shall ye know what I ani le, and that them, saying, I am the light of the I do nothing of myself; but as my world, he that followedl nie shall not Father balb laught me, I speak tliest walk in darkuess, but shall have the things. light of lite.

29 And he wiat sent me is with me: 13 The Pharisees therefore said unto the Father bath not left me alone; lur bim, Thou bearest record of tlayself; I do always those things that please thy record is not true.

bim. 14 Jesus quiswered and said unto 30 As he spake these worde, many them, Though I bear recorel of mysell, believed on bun. ytt my record is true: for I kuow 31 | Then said Jesus to those Jews wlience I came, and whither 1 go; but which believed on him, Il'ye continue ve capuot tell wbence I come, and in my word, then are ye my disciples Whether I go.

indeed; 15 Ye judge after the flesh; 1 judge 32 And ye shall know the truth, and

the truih shall make you free. 16 And yet if I judge, my juugment) 33 T They auswered him, We be is true, for I am not alone, but I au il Abraliam's sced, and were never in the Faller that seit nie.

bondage to any man: bow sayest thou, 17 It is also writies in your law, Ye shall be made free?

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Bling resto:*(d. 34 Jesus answered them, Verily, ver ja man keep my saying, he shall beter ily, I say unto you, IV hosoever con- see death. mitteth sin is the servant of sin.

62 Then said the Jews wilo bin, 35. And the cervant abidetlı not in Now we know that thou hast a devil. the house (or ever; vull the Son Abraham is dead, and the propleis; abideih aler.

and wou sayest, If a man keep my 36 IT Wie Son therefore shall make saying, le shall ever taste of death. you free, ye shall be free indeed. 53 Art thou greater than our latlier

37 I know that ye are Abralam's Abraham, which is dead? and the Bred: but ye seek to kill me, because prophets are dead; whom make$t diou my word hath no place in you. Thyself?

38 I speak that which I have seen 54 Jesus uiswered, Ir I lionour mywith my lalher; and ye do that which sell, my honour is nothing: it is liyo ye hare secu with your faller. Father that lionoureth ine; of wl:win

39 They answered and said unto ye say, that he is your God. him, Abraham is our latlier. Jesus 55 Yet ye hitve not known him; but waith unto them, If ye were Abraham's I know him: and if I should say, I children, ye would do the works of know him not, I shall be a liar like Abraham,

unto you; but I know him, and keep 40 But now ye seck to kill me, il man his saying that batb told you tie triili, libichl zo four father Abraliam rejoiced to liave heard of God; this did not Abra secily day; and be saw it, and was diam.

glad. 41 Ye do the dreds of your father. 57 Then said die Jews unto lini, Then said they to him, we be not Thou art not yet filly years old, and born of fornication; we have one haat tbou seen Abraban? Father, eren God.

58 Jesus said unto them, Verily, rer 42 Jesus said unto them, If God were ily, I say unto you, Belore Abralizun your Faiherye would love me : forl was, I ain. proceeded forth and came from God; 59 Then took they up stones to cas neither cane I of mysell, but be sent jät lijm: but Jesus hid himsell, and

went out of the temple, going through 43 Why do ye not understand my the midal of them, and so passet by speect: a cron because ye cannot bear

CHIP. IX. Diy Wóri.

man whicb. was bliud from his and the lusts of your latler ye will do: birth, he was a murderer from the begin- 2 And his disciples asked him, say. ning, un abode not in the lmuth,

bc- ing, Master, who will sin, Wis inan, or cause there is no truth in lun. When bis parents, that be was born blind? he speaketh a lie, he speak th of his 3 Jesus angwered, Neither bail tbig own: for he is a liar, and ihe faller or man sinned, nor bis parents : but that

tbe works of God should be made 15 And because I tell you thie truth, manifest in him. ye believe me not

4 I must work the works of him that oph Which of you convinceth me of sent me, while it is day: the night Bin? And if I say die brul, why do cometh, when no man can work. ye not believe me?

5 As long as I ain in the world, I am 17 He that is of God heareth God's the light of the world. words: ye therefore hear them not, 6 When he had thus spoken, he epat because ye are not of God.

on the ground, and made clay of the 18 Then answered the Jews, and spittle, and he anointed the eyes of the said unto liim, Say we not well that blind man with the clay, thou art a Samaritan, and hast a devil? | 7 and said unto liim, Go, waslı in

9 Jesus iidswered, I have not a the pool of Sloan, (which is, by ir. devil: but I honour my Fatber, and terpretation, Sent.) He went liis way je do dishonour me.

therefore, and washed, and canc sce50 And I seek not mine oirn glory: ing. there is one that seeketh and judgeth.81 The neighbours thereiore, and 61 Verily, vcrily, I say unto you, if they which belore liad scen hinn thar


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The blind man.

S. JOHN. Cast out of the synagogue. he was blind, said, Is not this he that, 25 He answered and said, Whether sat aod begged?

he be a sinner or no, I know uɔtione 9 Soine sud, This is he; others said, thing I know, that, whereas I was He is like him : but he said, I am he, blind, now I see.

10 Therefore said they unto him, 20 Then said they to him again, How were thine eyes opened ?

What did he to thee? low opened he 11 He answered and said, A man thine eyes? that is called Jesus made clay, and 27 He answered them, I have told anointed nine eyes, and said unto me, you already, and ye did not bear: Go to the pool of Siloam, and wash: wherefore would ye hear it again? and I weat and washed, and I receiv. will ye also be bis disciples ? ed siglit.

28 Then they reviled him, and said, i 12 I'hen said they unto him, Where Thou art his disciple; but we are is he? He said, I know not. Moses' disciples.

13 | They brought to the Pliarisees 29 We know tbat God spake untu him that aioretiine was blind. Moses: as for this fellow, we know

1. And it was the sabbath-day when not from whence he is. Jesus made the clay, and opened his 30 The man answered and said unto eyes.

them, Wby, herein is a marvellous 15 Then again the Pbarisees also thing, that ye kaow not from whence asked him how he had received his lie is, and yet he hath opened mine sight

He said unto them, He put eyes. clay upon mine eyes, and I washed, 31 Now we know that God hearetu and do see.

not sinners: but if any man be a wor16 Therefore said some of the Phar-shipper of God, and doeth his will, isees, This inan is not of God, because him he hearethe he keepeth not the sabbath-day. Oth-32 Since the world began was it not en said, How can a man that is a sin- heard that any man opened the eyes ner do such miracles? And there was of one that was born blind. R division among them.

33 If this man were not of God, be 17 They say unto the blind man could do nothing. again, What sayest thou of bim? that 34 They answered and said unto he hath opened thine eyes ? He said, him, Thou wast altogether born in He is a prophet.

sins, and dogt thou teach us? And they 18 But the Jews did not believe con- cast him out. coming him, that he had been blind, 35 || Jesus heard that they liad cast and received his sight, until they call him out; and when he lead round ed the parents of liim that had receiv-him, he said unto him, Dost thou be. ed his sight.

liere on the Son of God? 19 And they asked them, saying, Is 36 He answered and said, Who is lie, this your son, who ye say was born Lord, that I night believe on him? blind? lins then doth lie now sec? 37 And Jesus said unto him, Thou

20 His parents answered them, and last both seea hiin, aod it is lie that said, We know that this is our son, talkell with thee. and that he was born blind :

33 And he said, Lord, I believe 21 But by what meaus be now seeth, Aud he worshipped him. we know not; or who hath opened 39 | And Jesus said, For judgment i liis eyes, we know not: he is of age, am come into this world; that they ask him; he shall speak for linsell. which see not might see, and but they

22 These words, spake bis parents, which see miglit be made blind, bocause they leared the Jews: for the 10 And some of the Pharisec3 which Jewa had agreed already, that if any were with him heard these words, and man icl conless that he was Christ., uc said unto lim, Are we blind also? silond be put out of the synagogue.

41 Jesus said unto them, If ye were 2:3 Therefore said his parents, He is blind, ye should liave no sin; but now of age, ask him.

se say,

therefore your sin 24 "Then again called they the man remaineth. that wils slind, and said unto him,

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They stone (201.. the shcepfold, but climbeth up some take it again. This commandmeet other way, the same is a thief and a bave I received of my Father. robber.

19 TT There was a division therefore 2 But he that entereth in by the door again among the Jews for these say is the shepherd of the sheep.

ings. 3 To him the porter openetlı; and 20 And many of the said, He liatia the sheep hear his voice: and he call devil, and is mad; why hear je bim? cth his own sheep by name, and lead 21 Others said, These are not the eu them out.

words or lain that latli a devil: cu 4 And when lie putteth fortlı his own a devil open the eyes of the blind ? sleep, he goeth before them, and the 22 | And il vil at Jerusalem the feast sheep follow him: for they know his or the dedication, and it was winter. voice.

23 And Jesus walked in the ternple,
5 And a stranger will they not fol in Solomon's porch.
low, but will lee (roin himn : for they 2.1 Then came the Jews round about
know not the voice of straagcis. him and said unto him, Hosy long

6 This parable spake Jesus unto dost tliou make us to doubt? Ir Hous
them: but they understood not what be the Cbrist, tell us plainly.
things lbey were which he spake unto 25 Jesus answered them, I told you,

and ye believed oot: the works that I
7 Tlien said Jesus unto them again, do in my Father's naine, they bear
Verily, rerily, I say unto you, I am witness of me:
the door of the sheep.

26 But ye believe not because ye are 8 All that ever came before me are not of my sheep,asIsaid unto you, thieres and robbers: but the sheep did 27 My sheep hear my voice, and I not hear them.

know them, and they follow me: 9 I am the door: ly me is any man 28 And I give unto them eternal life; onter in, he shall be saved, and shall and they shall never perish, neither yo in and out, and find pasture. shall any pluck them out of my hand 10 The thieľ cometh not, but for to 29 Ny Tatber, which garcilem me Sical, and to kill, and to destroy: I am is greater than all;aod none is able to come that they might bave life, and pluck them ont of my Father's hand. that they might have it more abun- 30 I and my Father are one. Jantly.

IL T Then the Jews took up stones 11 (an the good shepherd : the good again to stone hiin. shepherd giveth his life for the slicep. 32 Jesus answered them, Many good

12 But lie that is a hireling, and not works have I showed you from my the sliepherd, whose own the sheep Faller; for which of those works do are not, seeth the woll coming, and ye stone me? Icaveth the sucep, and sleeth: and the 33 The Jews answered him, saying, woll catcheth tliem, and scattereth For a good work we stone thee not, the alicep.

but for blasphemy; and because that 13 The bireling fleeth, because he is thou, being a man,inakest thyself God. a lirelio , and careth not for the sheep. 34 Jesus answered them, Is it not

14 1 aun wwe good shepherd, and know written in your lawy, I said, Ye are iny sheep, and am known of mine. gods?

15 As the Father knoweth me, 35 Is he caled them gods unto whom so know I the Father: and I lay down the word of God came, and the scripiny life for the sheep.

ture cannot be broken; 16 And other sheep. I have, which 36 Say ye of him, whom the Fauier are not of this sold: tliem also I must hath sanctified, and sent into the bring, and they shall hear my voice; world, Thou blasphemest; because I and there shall be one rold, and one said, I am the Son of God? shepherd.

37 If I do not the works of iny Fa 17. Therefore doth my Father love ther, believe me not. me, because I lay down my life, that 38 But if I do, though ye believe not I might take it again.

me, believe the works; that ye may 18 No man taketh it from me, but I know and believe that the Father is in lay it down of myself: I have power ine, and I in him. play it down, and I have power to 39 | Therefore they sought again to


were true.


of Bethany. take liim; but he escaped out of their Let us also go, that we may die with hand,

him. 40 and went away again beyond Jor 17 Then, when Jesus came, he found dan, into the place where Jolin at first that lie had lain in the grave four dayə baptized; and where he abode. already.

11 And many resorted unto him;and 18 (Now Bethany was nigh wito Jesaid, John did no miracle : but all rusalem, about fitteen furlongs ofl.) things that John spake of this man 19 And many of the Jews came 10

Martha and Mary, to comfort then 42 and many believed on him there. conceroing their brother.

20 Then Martha, as soon CHAP. XI.

as she

lieard that Jesus was coming, went OTV a certain man NOW

was sick, aud met him : but Mary sat still in the named Lazarus, of Bethany, the house. town of Mary and her sister Naruia. 21 Tlien said lartha unto Jesus,

2 (Il was that Mary' which anointed Lord, is thou hadst been here, my the Lord with oiutoient, and wiped brother fud not died. His feet with her bair, whose brother 22 Bull know, that even now, wlatLazarus was sick.)

soever thou wilt ask of God, God will 3 Therefore his sisterssent unto hiro, give it thee. saying, Lord, Lehold, be whom thou 23 Jesus saith unto her, Thy brother lovest is sick.

shall rise again. When Jesus lieard that, he said, 24 Martia saith unto him, I know This sickness is not unto death,but for liat be shall rise agavin in the resurthe glory of God, that the Son of God rection at the last day. inight be glorified thereby.

25 Jesus saith unto her, I am the reg. 6 Now Jesus loved Martlia, and licr urrection, and the lile : he lhat belieralster, aru Lazarus.

eth in me, though he were dead, yey 6 When he had beard therefore that still he live: be was sick, he abode two days still 26 And whosoever liveth, and belier Di the same place where he way. ethi i me, shall never die Believest

✓ Then alter that eaitli be to his dis- thou this ciples, Let us go into Judea again, 27 She saith unto hiin, Vea, Lord : 1

8 His disciplēs say unto him, Riaster, believe that thou art the Christ, the the Jews of late sought to stone Wiee; Son of God, which should come into and goest thou thither again? the world.

9 Jesus answered, Are there 110t 28 And when she had so said, slic twelve hours in the day? If any man went her way, and called Mary bler walk in the day, be stumbleth not, be sister secretly, saying, The Duster 19 cause he sectb the liglit of this work.coine, and calleth for thee.

10 But if a man walk in uie niglit, 29 As soon as she heard that, she he stumbletlı,because there is no light arose quickly, and came unto him. in bin,

30 Now Jesus was not yet come into 11 These things said he: and after the low, but was in that place where that he saith unto them, Our friend Martha met bim. Lazarus sleepeli; buti go,that I may 31 The Jews then which were with awake him out of sleer.

ber in the house, and comforted her, 12 Then swd liis disciples, Lord, if when they saw Diary, that she rose up De sleep, he sball do well.

hastily and went out, followed her, 13 Howbeit Jesus spake of his death: saying, She goculi unto the grave to but they thought that he had spoken weep there. of taking of rest in sleep.

32. Then when Mary was 14 Then said Jesus unto them plain-wliere Jesus was, and saw him, sne ly, Lazarus is dead.

fell down at his feet, slying unto liin, 15 And I am glad for your sakes that Lord, if thou hadat been here, my I was not there, to the intent ye may brother had not died. believe; nevertheless let us go unto 33 When Jesus therefore saw ber Inn.

weeping, and the Jews also weeping 16 Then said Thomas, which 19 call which came with her, he grounded in: eu Didymus,unto liis féllow-clisciples, the spirit, av:l was trebleid,


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