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CHAP. XI. that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live :

26 And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this?

27 She saith unto him, Yea, Lord: I believe that thou art the Christ, the Son of God, which should come into the world.

28 And when she had so said, she went her way, and called Mary her sister secretly, saying The Master is come, and calleth for thee.

29 As soon as she heard that, she arose quickly, and came unto him.

30 Now Jesus was not yet come into the town, but was in that place where Martha met him.

31 The Jews then which were with her in the house, and comforted her, when they saw Mary, that she rose up hastily, and went out, followed her, saying, She goeth unto the grave, to

32 Then when Mary was come where Jesus was, and saw him, she fell down at his feet, saying unto him, Lord, if thou hadst been here, my brother had not died.

33 When Jesus therefore saw her weeping, and the Jews also weeping which came with her, he groaned in the spirit, and was troubled,

34 And said, Where have ye laid him? They said unto him, Lord, come and see.

35 Jesus wept.

35 Then said the Jews, Behold how he loved him !

weep there.

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37 And some of them said,
Could not this man,

which opened the eyes of the blind, have caused that even this man should not have died ?

38 Jesus therefore again groaning in himself, cometh to the

It was a cave, and a stone lay upon it.

39 Jesus said, Take ye away the stone. Martha, the sister of him that was dead, saith unto him, Lord, by this time he stinketh: for he hath been dead four days.

40 Jesus saith unto her, Said I not unto thee, that, if thou wouldest believe, thou shouldest see the glory of God?

41 Then they took away the stone from the place where the dead was laid. And Jesus lifted up his eyes, and said, Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard


42 And I knew that thou hearest me always : but because of the people which stand by, I said it, that they may believe that thou hast sent me.

43 And when he had thus spoken, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth.

44 And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with grave-clothes : and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose him, and let him go.

45 Then many of the Jews which came to Mary, and had seen the things which Jesus did, believed on him.

46 But some of them went their ways to the Pharisees, and

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CHAP. XI. told them what things Jesus had done.

47 | Then gathered the chief priests and the pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man doeth many miracles.

48 If we let him thus alone, all men will believe on him : and the Romans shall come and take away both our place and nation.

49 And one of them, named Caiaphas, being the high priest that same year, said unto them, Ye know nothing at all,

50 Nor consider that it is expedient for us, that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation perish not.

51 And this spake he not of himself: but being high priest that year, he prophesied that Jesus should die for that nation ;

52 And not for that nation only, but that also he should gather together in one the children of God that were scattered abroad.

53 Then from that day forth they took council together for to put him to death.

54 Jesus therefore walked no more openly among the Jews; but went thence unto a country near to the wilderness, into a city called Ephraim,* and there continued with his disciples.

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AND it came to pass, that when Jesus had finished these sayings,

he departed from AND he arose from Galilee,

thence, and came into the and cometh into the coasts of Judea,* be- coasts of Judea by the yond Jordan ;

farther side of Jordan; 2 And great mul- and the people retitudes followed him ; sort unto him again ;

and, as he was wont,

he taught them again. and he healed them there.

3 And the Pharisees 2 And the Pharisees also came unto him, came to him, tempting him, tempting him, and saying unto him,

and asked him, Is it lawful for a man Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife to put away his wife? for every cause?

3 And he answered and said unto them, What did Moses command you?

4 And they said, Moses suffered to write a bill of divorcement,

and to put her away. 4 And he answer- 5 And Jesus answered and said unto them, ed and said unto them,

Have ye not read, that he which made

6 But them at the beginning from the beginning

of the creation God made them male and made them male and female ?



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one flesh.



CHAP. X. 5 And said,

7 For this cause shall a For this cause shall a man leave his father & man leave father and mother, and cleave mother, & shall cleave to his wife; to his wife :

8 And they twain and they twain shall be one flesh: shall be one flesh.

so then they 6 Wherefore they are no more twain, but are no more twain, but one flesh.

9 What therefore What therefore God hath joined toGod hath joined to-gether, let no man put gether, let no man put asunder. asunder.

7 They say unto him, Why did Moses then command to give a writing of divorcement, and to put her away? 8 He saith unto

5 For them, Moses, because the hardness of your of the hardness of your heart he wrote you hearts, suffered you to this precept. put away your wives : but from the beginning it was not so.

10 And in the house his disciples asked him again of the same matter.

11 And he saith un9 And I say un- to them, whosoever to you,

hosoever shall put away his

away his wife, wife,

except it be for fornication, and shall marry

another, committeth another, committeth adultery adultery :

against her.

shall put

and marry

and whoso marrieth, her which is put away doth commit adultery. 12 And if a woman

shall put away her

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