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JOHN VII. 37.

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ed. Sing unto the LORD ; for he hath VER, 37.

done excellent things : this is known 'Ey de spionéry nueépą tñ psyáan rñs in all the earth. Čry out and shout, čepräs siorrhnsi o 'insouc, xal inpage, ar- thou inhabitant of Zion : for great is γων: Εάν τις διψα, έρχέσθω πρός με, και the Holy One of Israel in the midst πινέτου. .

of thee, Isa. xii. 3-6. When the * In the last day, that great day of poor and needy seek water, and there the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, thirst, I the Lord will hear them, I

is none, and their tongue faileth for b If any man thirst, « let him come unto the God of Israel will not forsake me, and drink.

them. I will open rivers in high a Also in the fifteenth day of the places, and fountains in the midst of seventh month, when ye bave gather- the valleys : I will make the wildered in the fruit of the land, ye shall ness a pool of water, and the dry land keep a feast unto the LORD seven springs of water, xli. 17, 18. Ho, days : on the first day shall be a sab- every one that thirsteth, come ye to bath, and on the eighth day shall be a the waters, and he that hath no sabbath, Lev. xxiii. 39.

money; come ye, buy and eat; yea, • My soul thirsteth for God, for the come, buy wine and milk without living God: when shall I come and money, and without price. Whereappear before God? Psal. xlii. 2. I fore do ye spend money for that which stretch forth my hands unto thee : my is not bread, and your labour for that soul thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty which satisfieth not? Hearken diligentland. Selah, cxliii. 6. For I will pour ly unto me, and eat ye that which is water upon him that is thirsty, and good, and let your soul delight itself floods upon the dry ground ; I will in fatness. Incline your ear, and come pour my Spirit upon thy seed, and my unto me: hear, and your soul shall blessing upon thine offspring, Isa. xliv. live ; and I will make an everlasting 3. Behold, the days come, saith the covenant with you, even the sure merLord God, that I will send a famine cies of David, li. 1-3. The LORD in the land ; not a famine of bread, of Hosts shall defend them ; and they dor a thirst for water, but of hearing shall devour, and subdue with slingthe words of the LORD: And they stones ; and they shall drink, and shall wander from sea to sea, and make a noise as through wine ; and from the north even to the east ; they they shall be filled like bowls, and as shall run to and fro to seek the word the corners of the altar. And the LORD of the LORD, and shall not find it. In their God sball save them in that that day shall the fair virgins and day as the flock of his people : for young men faint for thirst, Amos viii. they shall be as the stones of a crown, 11--13.

lifted up as an ensign upon his land. * Jesus answered and said unto her, for how great is his goodness, and If thou knewest the gift of God, and how great is his beauty! Com shall who it is that saith to thee, Give me make the young men cheerful, and to drink; thou wouldest have asked new wine the maids, Zech. ix. 15--17. of him, and he would have given thee And it shall be in that day, that livliving water, John iv. 10. And ye ing waters shall go out from Jerusawill not come to me, that ye might lem, half of them toward the former have life, v. 40. They shall be abun- sea, and half of them toward the hindantly satisfied with the fatness of der sea : in summer and in winter thy house; and thou shalt make them shall it be, riv. 8. Come unto me drink of the river of thy pleasures. all ye that labour and are heavy laden, For with thee is the fountain of life : and I will give you rest. Take my in thy light shall we see light, Psal. yoke upon you, and learn of me ; for I Xxxvi. 8, 9. Therefore with joy shall am meek and lowly in heart': and ye ye draw water out of the wells of sal- shall find rest unto your souls. For vation. And in that day shall ye say, my yoke is easy, and my burden is Praise the LORD, call upon his name, light, Matt. xi. 28-30. And did all declare his doings among the people, drink the same spiritual drink; for make mention that his name is exalt- they drank of that spiritual Rock,

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JOHN VII. 37-39.

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that followed them: and that Rock pour out my spirit, Joel ii. 28, 29. was Christ, 1 Cor. x. 4. For by one And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit are we all baptized into one Ghost, and began to speak with other body, whether we be Jews or Gentiles, tongues, as the Spirit gave them utwhether we be bond or free ; and terance, Acts ii. 4. Therefore being have been all made to drink into one by the right hand of God exalted, and Spirit, xii. 13. And he said unto me, I having received of the Father the It is done. I am Alpha and Omega, promise of the Holy Ghost, he hath the beginning and the end. I will shed forth this, wbich ye now see and give unto him that is athirst, of the hear, 33. Then Peter said unto them, fountain of the water of life freely, Repent, and be baptized every one Rev. xxi. 6. And he shewed me a of you in the name of Jesus Christ for pure river of water of life, clear as the remission of sins, and ye shall recrystal, proceeding out of the throne ceive the gift of the Holy Ghost, 38. of God and of the Lamb, xxii. 1. And But ye are not in the flesh, but in the the Spirit and the bride say, Come. Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of God And let him that heareth say, Come. dwell in you. Now if any man have And let him that is athirst come. not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of And whosoever will, let him take the his, Rom. viii. 9. See also on chap. iv. water of life freely, 17.

ver. 14. clause 2.

b. Nevertheless I tell you the truth ; VER. 38.

It is expedient for you that I go away, 'O Floreúar els iuè, raTàs eine A ypa- for if I go not away the Comforter φή, ποταμοί εκ της κοιλίας αυτού ρεύσου. | will not come unto you ; but if I deσιν ύδατος ζώντος, ,

part, I will send him unto you, John He that believeth on me, us the Scrip- thou hast led captivity captive: thou

xvi. 7. Thou hast ascended on high, ture hath said, a out of his belly shall flow hast received gifts for men ; yea, for rivers of living water.

the rebellious also, that the LORD a And the Lord shall guide thee God might dwell among them, Psal. continually, and satisfy thy soul in lxviii. 18. Until the spirit be poured drought, and make fat thy bones : and upon us from on high, and the wil. thou shalt be like a watered garden, derness be a fruitful field, and the and like a spring of water, whose fruitful field be counted for a forest, waters fail not, Isa. Iviii. 11.

Isa. xxxii. 15. Therefore being by

the right hand of God exalted, and hayVER. 39.

ing received of the Father the promise (Τούτο δε είπι περί του Πνεύματος ού | of the Holy Ghost, he hath shed forth imenov Mapsáve o TITEÚOtec eis aú- this, which ye now see and hear, Acts τόν· ούπα γάρ ήν Πνεύμα άγιον, ότι ο Ιη. ii. 33. He said unto them, Have ye σούς ουδέπω εδοξάσθη.)

received the Holy Ghost since ye be(But * this spake he of the Spirit, have not so much as heard whether

lieved ? And they said unto him, We which they that believe on him should receive : bfor the Holy Ghost was not yet

there be any Holy Ghost, xix. 2.

c These things understood not his given ; because that Jesus was not yet disciples at the first : but when Jesus glorified.)

was glorified, then remembered they · For I will pour water upon him that these things were written of him, that is thirsty, and floods upon the dry and that they had done these things ground : I will pour my spirit upon unto him, John xii. 16. Therefore thy seed, and my blessing upon thine when he was gone out, Jesus said, offspring, Isa. xliv. 3. And it shall Now is the Son of man glorified, and come to pass afterward, that I will pour God is glorified in him, xiii

. 31. And out my spirit upon all flesh; and your whatsoever ye shall ask in my name, sons and your daughters sball prophe- that will I do, that the Father may sy, your old men shall dream dreams, be glorified in the Son, xiv. 13. And your young men shall see visions. now, O Father, glorify thou me with And also upon the servants and upon thine own self with the glory which the handmaids in those days will I l I had with thee before the world was

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JOHN VII. 39-49.

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TOS.

Ávii. 5. The God of Abraham, and pers xai Pagionious sal elmoy avtos intiof Isaac, and of Jacob, the God of our νου: Διατί ουκ ηγάγετε αυτόν και Fathers, hath glorified his Son Jesus ; whom ye delivered up and denied Priests and Pharisees; and they suid

Then came a the officers to the Chief him in the presence of Pilate, Acts unto them, Why have ye not brought ji. 13.

him? VER. 40.

See on ver. 32. clause S. Πολλοί ούν εκ του όχλου, ακούσαντες τον

See on Matt. ii. ver. 4. clause 2. λόγον, έλεγον ούτός έστιν αληθώς ο προ

€ See on Matt. iii. ver. 7. clause 1. φήτης: Many of the people therefore, when

VER. 46. they heard this saying, suid, a Of a truth 'Απεκρίθησαν οι υπηρέται: Ουδέποτε ούthis is the Prophet.

τως ελάλησεν άνθρωπος, ώς ούτος ο άνθρωa See on Matt. v. ver. 22. clause 1. VER. 41.

The officers answered, a Never man

spake like this man. "Αλλοι έλεγαν: Ούτός έστιν ο Χριστός. 'Αλλοι δε έλεγον• Μή γαρ εκ της Γαλιλαίας

a See on Matt. vii. ver. 28. ο Χριστός έρχεται και

VER, 47. Others said, This is the Christ.

'Απεκρίθησαν ούν αυτούς οι Φαρισαίοι. • But some said, Shall Christ come out of Minai insis Titlámole; Galilee?

Then answered them the Pharisees, * See on Luke iv. ver. 18. clause 2. Are ye also deceived? • See on chap. i. ver. 46.

VER. 48.
VER, 42.
Ουχί ή γραφή είπεν, ότι εκ του σπέρ- αυτόν, και εκ των Φαρισαίων και

τις έκ τών αρχόντων επίστευσεν εις ματος Δαβίδ, και από Βηθλεέμ, της χώμης, όπου ήν Δαβίδ, ο Χριστός έρχεται και

Have any of the rulers or of the

Pharisees believed on him? Hath not the Scripture said, That a Christ cometh of the seed of David,

VER. 49. and out of the b town of Bethlehem,

'Αλλ' ο όχλος ούτος ο μη γινώσκων των where David was?

νόμον, επικατάρατοί είσι. a See on Matt. i. ver. 1. clause 2.

a But this people who knoweth not the o See on Matt. ii. ver. 1. clause 2.

law are cursed. cAnd the LORD said unto Samuel, How long wilt thou mourn for Saul,

a Woe unto them that are wise in seeing I have rejected him from reign- their own eyes, and prudent in their ing over Israel? All thine horn with own sight! Isa. v. 21. Wherefore oil, and go, I will send thee to Jesse hear the word of the LORD, ye scornthe Beth-lehemite, 1 Sam. xvi. 1. ful men, that rule this people which

is in Jerusalem, xxviii. 14. Which VER. 43.

say, Stand by thyself, come not near Σχίσμα ούν εν τω όχλοι εγένετο δι' αυ

to me ; for I am holier than thou. τόν.

These are a smoke in my nose, a fire So there was a division among the peo- that burneth all the day, Ixv. 5. For ple because of him.

the preaching of the cross is to them VER. 44.

that perish foolishness, but unto us

which are saved it is the power of Toves de 1912 or it aútāv Tárai autóv God. For it is written, I will destroy αλλ' ουδείς επέβαλεν επ' αυτον τας χείρας. | the wisdom of the wise, and will bring

And some of them would have taken to nothing the understanding of the him; a but no man laid hands on him. prudent. Where is the wise ? where

is the scribe? where is the disputer a See on ver. 30. clause 2.

of this world? hath not God made VER. 45.

foolish the wisdom of this world ? *Hafov evv oi itingérei wpós Tous åpX- 1 Cor. i. 18—20.

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JOHN vii. 50-53.---Vill. 1-6.

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32.

came

VER. 50.

a Jesus went unto the Mount of Olives. Λέγει Νικόδημος προς αυτούς, (ο ελθών a See on Matt. xxi. ver. 1. clause 2. νυκτός προς αυτόν, είς ών εξ αυτών»)

VER. 2. a Nicodemus saith unto them, (he that to Jesus by night, being one of sai om c o neds hoxeto stròs autór naina

"ορθρου δε πάλιν παρεγένετο εις το ιερόν, , them,) Gr. to him.

θίσας εδίδασκεν αυτούς. . a There was a man of the Pharisees,

And early in the morning he came named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews: again into the temple, and all the people The same came to Jesus by night, and

came unto him; and he sat down, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that taught them. thou art a teacher come from God;

VER. 3. for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be with him, | σαϊσι προς αυτόν γυναίκα έν μοιχεία κα

"Αγουσι δε οι Γραμματείς και οι ΦαριJohn iii. 1, 2.

τειλημμένην» και στήσαντες αυτήν εν VER. 51.

Mbow, Μή ο νόμος ημών κρίνει τον άνθρωπον, εάν

And the Scribes and b Pharistes μη ακούση παρ' αυτού πρότερον, και γνά | brought unto him a woman taken in τι ποιεϊ ;

adultery; and when they had set her a Doth our law judge any man before in the midst, it heur him, and know what he doeth ?

a See on Matt. ii. ver. 4. clause 2. a If a false witness rise up against b See on Matt. üj. ver. 7. clause 1. any man to testify against him that which is wrong ; Then both the men,

VER. 4. between whom the controversy is,

Λέγουσιν αυτών Διδάσκαλε, αύτη ή γυνή shall stand before the LORD, before the priests and the judges, which κατελήφθη έπαυτοφώρω μοιχευομένη. shall be in those days; And the They say unto him, Master, this wgjudges shall make diligent inquisi- man was taken in adultery, in the very tion: and, behold, if the witness be act. a false witness, and hath testified

VER. 5. falsely against his brother ; Then shall

'Εν δε τω νόμω Μωσής ημϊν ενετείλατο ye do unto him, as he had thought tas tolvÚTaç a Bobonerofas où on si to have done unto his brother; so aéyels; shalt thou put the evil away from

Now a Moses in the law commanded among you, Deut. xix. 16—19.

us, that such should be stoned: but what VER. 52. 'Απεκρίθησαν, και είπον αυτώ: Μη και

a See on Matt. i. ver. 19. clause 2. συ εκ της Γαλιλαίας εί; ερεύνησαν, και ιδε, ότι προφήτης έκ της Γαλιλαίας ούκ έγή

VER. 6. regtal.

Τούτο δε έλεγον πειράζοντες αυτόν, ένα They answered and said into him, έχωσι κατηγορείν αυτού. ο δε Ιησούς Art thou also of Galilee ? a Search, and séta xútas, to daxTúa iypa per els TFT look : for out of Galilee ariseth no pro- võy. phet.

This they said, * tempting hin, that *See on chap. i. ver. 46.

they might have to accuse him. bBut VER. 53.

Jesus stooped down, and with his finger Και επορεύθη έκαστος εις τον οίκον αυ

wrote on theground, as though he heard

them not. του. And every man went unto his own

a See on Matt. xvi. ver. 1. clause 2. house.

b Behold, I send you forth as sheep

in the midst of wolves : be ye thereCHAP. VIII.-VER. 1. fore wise as serpents, and harmless as 'Incos de ÉTopeln eis to õges Târ’Edatõv. doves, Matt. x. 16.

sayest thou ?

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JOHN VIII. 7-13.

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VER, 7.

by the judgment which he executeth; Ως δε επέμενον έρωτώντες αυτόν, ανακύ- the wicked is snared in the work of ψας είπε προς αυτούς ο αναμάρτητος Psal. ix. 16.

his own hands. Higgaion. Selah,

And when he had said ipãn, apātos Fòr nido in avrñ Baréta. these things, all his adversaries were

So when they continued asking him, ashamed: and all the people rejoiced he lifted up himself, and said unto them, for all the glorious things that were • He that is without sin among you, let done by him, Luke xiü. 17. him first cast a slone at her.

VER. 10. Judge not, that ye be not judged. For with what judgment ye judge, ye 'Ανακύψας δε ο Ιησούς, και μηδένα shall be judged': and with what mea- Searápisvos odinio rñs yurainos, simu ais sure ye mete, it shall be measured to the 'H gom, to slow insīvos oi xarthyopoí you again. And why beholdest thou cou; oudeis de xaTÉxpirev ; the mote that is in thy brother's eye, When Jesus had lifted up himself, and but considerest not the beam that is

saw none but the woman, he suid unto in thine own eye. Or how wilt thou her, Woman, where are those thine acsay to thy brother, Let me pull out the cusers ? hath man condemned thee? mote out of thine eye ; and, behold, a beam is in thine own eye? Thoa

VER. 11. hypocrite, first cast out the beam out

Η δε είπεν: Ουδείς, Κύριε. Elme dè of thine own eye; and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote auto, o 'Incoûço Oide by se xatarpivas

.

πορεύου, και μηκέτι αμάρτανε. out of thy brother's eye, Matt. vii. 1-5.

She said, No man, Lord, a And Jesus VER. 8.

said unto her, Neither do I condemn Και πάλιν κάτω κύψας, έγραψεν εις την thee: go, and sin no moτε. vñv.

a And thou shalt come unto the And again he stooped down, and wrote priests the Levites, and unto the on the ground.

judge that shall be in those days, and

inquire; and they shall she thee VER. 9.

the sentence of judgment, Deut. Οι δε ακούσαντες, και υπό της συνει- | xvii. 9. δήσεως ελεγχόμενοι, εξήρχοντο εις καθ' είς,

VER. 12. αρξάμενοι από των πρεσβυτέρων έως τών εσχάτων και κατελείφθη μόνος ο Ιησούς, λέγων. Εγώ είμι το φώς του κόσμου και

Πάλιν ουν ο Ιησούς αυτούς ελάλησε, και η γυνή εν μέσω εστωσα.

ακολουθών έμα, ου μή περιπατήσει εν τη And they which heurd it, a being con- sroriq, asa'ital tò pãos cris Cañis. victed by their own conscience, 6 went

Then spake Jesus again unto them, out one by one, beginning at the eldest, even unto the last : and Jesus was left saying, I am the light of the world : alone, and the woman standing in the darkness, but shall have the light of life.

b he that followeth me shall not walk in midst. * Which shew the work of the law

a See on chap. i. ver. 4. clause 2. written in their hearts, their con

bI am come a light into the world, science also bearing witness, and their that whosoever believeth on me should thoughts the mean while accusing or

not abide in darkness, John xii. 46. else excusing one another, Rom. i. For thou wilt light my candle: the

LORD 15.

my God will enlighten my b He disappointeth the devices of darkness, Psal. xviii. 28. Light is the crafty, so that their hands cannot

sown for the righteous, and gladness perform their enterprise. He taketh for the upright in heart, xcvii. 11. the wise in their own craftiness : and the counsel of the froward is carried headlong, Job v. 12, 13. That the

Είπεν ούν αυτώ οι Φαρισαίοι Συ περί triumphing of the wicked is short, and σεαυτού μαρτυρείς και μαρτυρία σου ουκ the joy of the hypocrite but for a mo- STIV å anons. menti xx. 5. The LORD is known The a Pharisees therefore said unto

VER. 13.

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