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A. D. 32.
JOHN X. 1, 2.

A. D. 32. xxüi. 16. I have not sent these pro- | but with force and with cruelty have phets, yet they ran : I have not spo- ye ruled them, Ezek. xxxiv. 2-4. ken to them, yet they prophesied, 21. Thus saith the LORD my God; Feed Son of man, prophesy against the pro- the flock of the slaughter : Whose phets of Israel that prophesy, and say possessors slay them, and hold themthou unto them that prophesy out of selves not guilty : and they that sell their own hearts, Hear ye the word them say, Blessed be the LORD; for of the LORD; Thus saith the Lord I am rich : and their own shepherds GOD; Woe unto the foolish prophets, pity them not, Zech. xi. 4,5. And that follow their own spirit, and have through covetousness shall they with seen nothing ! O Israel, thy prophets feigned words make merchandise of are like the foxes in the deserts. you : whose judgment now of a long Ye have not gone up into the gaps, time lingereth not, and their damnaneither made up the hedge for the tion slumbereth not, 2 Pet. ii. 3. house of Israel to stand in the battle in the day of the LORD. They have

VER. 2. seen vanity and lying divination, say ο δε εισερχόμενος διά της θύρας, σοιing, The LORD saith ; and the LORD pair loti Tâv Apolámav. hath not sent them : and they have made others to hope that they would bis the shepherd of the sheep.

But he that entereth in by a the door confirm the word. Have ye not seen a vain vision, and have ye not spoken a I am the door: by me if any man a lying divination, whereas ye say, enter in, he shall be saved, and shall The LORD saith it; albeit I have not go in and out, and find pasture, ver. 9. spoken? Ezek. xii. 2-7. Beware bI am the good shepherd : the good of false prophets, which come to you shepherd giveth his life for the sheep. in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they But he that is an hireling, and not are ravening wolves, Matt. vii. 15. the shepherd, whose own the sheep

All that ever came before me are are not, seeth the wolf coming, and thieves and robbers: but the sheep leaveth the sheep, and fleeth: and did not hear them, ver. 8. His watch the wolf catcheth them, and scattermen are blind : they are all ignorant, eth the sheep. The bireling fleeth, they are all dumb dogs, they cannot because he is an hireling, and careth bark ; sleeping, lying down, loving to not for the sheep. I am the good slumber. Yea, they are greedy dogs shepherd, and know my sheep, and am which can never have enough, and known of mine, ver. 11-14. Behold, they are shepherds that cannot under the Lord God will come with strong stand : they all look to their own way, hand, and his arm shall rule for him : every one for his gain, from his quar- behold, his reward is with him, and ter. Come ye, say they, I will fetch his work before him. He shall feed wine : and we will fill ourselves with his flock like a shepherd : he shall strong drink; and to morrow shall be gather the lambs with his arm, and as this day, and much more abundant, carry them in his bosom, and shall Isa. Ivi. 10–12. Son of man, prophesy gently lead those that are with young, against the shepherds of Israel, pro- | Isa. xl. 10, 11. Awake, o sword, phesy, and say unto them, Thus saith against my shepherd, and against the the Lord God unto the shepherds; man that is my fellow, saith the LORD Woe be to the shepherds of Israel of hosts : smite the shepherd, and the that do feed themselves! should not sheep shall be scattered : and I will the shepherds feed the flocks ? Ye eat tum mine hand upon the little ones, the fat, and ye clothe you with the Zech, xii. 7. Now the God of peace, wool, ye kill them that are fed : but that brought again from the dead our ye feed not the flock. The diseased Lord Jesus, that great Shepherd of have ye not strengthened, neither have the sheep, through the blood of the ye healed that which was sick, nei- everlasting covenant, Heb. xiii. 20. ther have ye bound up that which was For ye were as sheep going astray ; broken, neither have ye brought again but are now retumed unto the Shepthat which was driven away, neither herd and Bishop of your souls, 1 Pet. have ye sought that which was lost ; | ü. 25. And when the chief Shepherd

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A. D. 32.
JOHN X. 3, 4.

A. D. 32. shall appear, ye shall receive a crown upon the high mountains of Israel of glory that fadeth not away, 1 Pet. shall their fold be: there shall they

lie on a good fold, and in a fat pasVER. 3.

ture shall they feed upon the mounToúto i Supongos árolyet, vai tà kgó- tains of Israel. I will feed my flock, βατα της φωνής αυτού ακούει και τα ίδια | and I will cause them to lie down, πρόβατα καλεί κατ' όνομα, και εξάγει αυτά. | saith the Lord GoD. I will seek that To him the porter openeth ; and the which was driven away, and will bind

which was lost, and bring again that sheep hear his voice : and he calleth his own sheep by name, band leadeth them up that which was broken, and will

strengthen that which was sick : but

I will destroy the fat and the strong ; * See on chap. viii, ver. 47. clause 1. I will feed them with judgment, Ezek.

b The LORD is my shepherd; I shall xxxiv. 11-16. not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me be

VER. 4. side the still waters. He restoreth my Και όταν τα ίδια πρόβατα εκζάλη, έμsoul : he leadeth me in the paths of προσθεν αυτών πορεύεται και τα πρόβατα τιghteousness for his name's sake, | αυτώ ακολουθεί, ότι οίδασι την φωνήν αυτού Psal. xxiii. 2, 3. But made his own

And when he putteth forth his own people to go forth like sheep, and sheep, a he goeth before them, and the guided them in the wilderness like a sheep follow him : for they know his fock. And he led them on safely, so

voice. that they feared not : but the sea overwhelmed their enemies, lxxviii. 52,53. a For I have given you an example, Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, thou that ye should do as I have done to that leadest Joseph like a flock ; thou you, John xiii. 15. In my Father's that dwellest between the cherubims, house are many mansions : if it were shine forth, lxxx. 1. He shall feed his not so, I would have told you. I go flock like a shepherd; he shall ga to prepare a place for you. And if I ther the lambs with his arm, and go and prepare a place for you, I will carry them in his bosom, and shall come again, and receive you unto my. gently lead those that are with young, self; that were I am, there ye may Isa. xl. 11. That thou mayest say to be also, ziv. 2, 3. The LORD your God the prisoners, Go forth ; to them that which goeth before you, he shall fight are in darkness, Shew yourselves : for you, according to all that he did they shall feed in the ways, and their for you in Egypt before your eyes, pastures shall be in all high places. Deut. i. 30. I will surely assemble, They shall not hunger nor thirst ; nei- O Jacob, all of thee; I will surely ther shall the heat nor the sun smite gather the remnant of Israel; I will them; for he that hath mercy on them put them together as the sheep of shall lead them, even by the springs Bozrah, as the flock in the midst of of water shall he guide them, xlix. 9, their fold: they shall make great 10. For thus saith the Lord God, Be- noise by reason of the multitude of men. hold, I, even I, will both search my The breaker is come up before them : sheep, and seek them out. As a shep- they have broken up, and have passed herd seeketh out his flock in the day through the gate, and are gone out by that he is among his sheep that are it: and their king shall pass before scattered; so will I seek out my sheep, them, and the LORD on the head of and will deliver them out of all places them, Mic. 12, 13. Be ye followwhere they have been scattered in ers of me, even as I also um of Christ, the cloudy and dark day. And I will 1 Cor. xi. 1. Be ye therefore followers bring them out from the people, and of God, as dear children, Eph. v. 1. gather them from the countries, and Let this mind be in you, which was will bring them to their own land, also in Christ Jesus, Phil. ii. 5. Whiand feed them upon the mountains of ther the forerunner is for us entered, Israel by the rivers, and in all the ineve Jesus, made an high priest for habited places of the country. I will ever after the order of Melchisedec, feed them in a good pasture, and | Heb. vi. 20. For even bereunto were

Α. D. 32.

JOHN x. 4-14.

Α. D. 32.

ye called : because Christ also suf-1 σέλθη, σοωθήσεται» και εισελεύσεται και fered for us, leaving us an example, εξελεύσεται, και νομήν εύρήσει. that ye should follow his steps, 1 Pet. a I am the door: bby me if any man ii. 2i. To this end was I born, and

enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go for this cause came I into the world, in and out, and find pasture. that I should bear witness unto the

a See on ver. 7. truth. Every one that is of the truth

b See on Mark xvi. ver. 16. clause 1. heareth my voice, John xviii. 38.

See on ver. 3. clause 2.
VER. 5.

VER. 10. • 'Αλλοτρίω δε ου μη ακολουθήσωσιν, αλ

“Ο κλέπτης ουκ έρχεται ει μή ίνα κλέψη λά φεύξονται απ' αυτού· ότι ουκ οίδασι και θύση και απολέση έγώ ήλθον ένα ζωής των αλλοτρίων την φωνήν.

έχωσι, και περισσον έχωσιν. And a stranger will they not follow, The thief cometh not, but for to steal, but will flee from him : for they know and to kill, and to destroy: a I am come not the coice of strangers.

that they might have life, and that they

might have it more abundantly. VER. 6. Ταύτην την παροιμίαν είπεν αυτοίς ο Ιη

a See on chap. vi. ver. 51. clause 5. σούςεκείνοι δε ουκ έγνωσαν τίνα ήν και ελά

VER. 11. λει αυτούς.

"Εγώ είμι ο ποιμήν ο καλός. Ο ποιμήν και *This parable εφαλhe Jesus unto them : καλός την ψυχήν αυτού τίθησιν υπέρ των but they understood not what things they spoláter were which he spake unto them.

* I am the good shepherd : bthe gooch * See on Matt. xiii. ver. 13. shepherd giveth his life for the sheep.

a See on ver. 2. clause 2. VER. 7.

b See on Matt. XX. ver. 28. clause 3. Είπεν ούν πάλιν αυτοίς ο Ιησούς: 'Αμήν αμήν λέγω υμίν, ότι εγώ είμι ή θύρα των

VER. 12. προβάτων.

Ο μισθωτός δε, και ουκ ων ποιμήν, ου Then said Jesus unto them again, V-1 ουκ εισί τα πρόβατα ίδια, θεωρεί τον λύκου rily, νεrily, I say unto you, I am the έρχόμενον, και αφίησι τα πρόβατα, και door of the sheep.

φεύγει και ο λύκος αρπάζει αυτά, και

σκορπίζει τα πρόβατα. a Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, and the truth, and the life : no

But he that is an hireling, and not man cometh unto the Father but by the shepherd, whose own the sheep are not, me, John xiv. 6. For through him seeth the wolf coming, and leaveth the we both have access by one Spirit sheep, and fleeth: a and the wolf catcheth unto the Father, Eph. ii. 18. Having them, and scattereth the sheep. therefore, brethren, boldness to enter a See on Matt. ix. ver. 36. clause 2. into the holiest by the blood of Jesus, By a new and living way which he

VER. 13. hath consecrated for us, through the ο δε μισθωτός φεύγει, ότι μισθωτός veil, that is to say, his fesh, Heb. χ. έστι, και ου μέλει αυτώ περί των προβάτων. 19, 20.

The hireling fleeth, because he is an VER. 8.

hireling, and careth not for the sheep. Πάντες όσοι προ εμού ήλθον, κλέπται

VER. 14. εισί και λησταί· αλλ' ουχ ήκουσαν αυτών

'Εγώ είμι ο ποιμήν ο καλός, και γινώστα πρόβατα.

κω το εμά, και γινώσκομαι υπό τών έμών. All that ever came before me are a I am the good shepherd, band know thieves and robbers: but the sheep did

my sheep, Cand am known of mine. not hear them.

a See on ver. 2. clause 2. VER. 9.

b My sheep hear my voice, and 'Εγώ είμι ή θύρα» δι' εμού εάν τις ει- I know them, and they follow me,

A. D. 32.

JOHN X. 14–19.

A. D. 32.

ver. 27. Nevertheless the foundation the Lord God, Behold, I will take of God standeth sure, having this seal, the children of Israel from among the The Lord knoweth them that are his. heathen, whither they be gone, and And, Let every one that nameth the will gather them on every side, and name of Christ depart from iniquity, bring them into their own land: And 2 Tim. ü. 19.

I will make them one nation in the His disciples said unto him, Lo, land upon the mountains of Israel; now speakest thou plainly, and speak- and one king shall be king to them est no proverb. Now are we sure all: and they shall be no more two that thou knowest all things, and nations, neither shall they be divided needest not that any man should ask into two kingdoms any more at all, thee: by this we believe that thou Ezek. Xxxvii. 21, 22. For he is our camest forth from God, John xvi. 29, peace, who hath made both one, and 30. For I have given unto them the hath broken down the middle wall of words which thou gavest me ; and they partition between us ; Having abolishhave received them, and have known ed in his flesh the enmity, even the surely that I came out from thee, and law of commandments contained in they have believed that thou didst ordinances; for to make in himself of send me, xvii. 8. For God, who com- twain one new man, so making peace; manded the light to shine out of dark. And that he might reconcile both unto ness, hath shined in our hearts, to give God in one body by the cross, having the light of the knowledge of the glory slain the enmity thereby; And came of God in the face of Jesus Christ, and preached peace to you which were 2 Cor. iv. 6. That the God of our afar off, and to them that were nigh, Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, Eph. ii. 14—17. may give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge

VER. 17. of him, Eph. i. 17. And we know Διά τούτο ο πατής με αγαπά, ότι εγώ that the Son of God is come, and | τίθημι την ψυχήν μου, ένα πάλιν λάβω hath given us an understanding, that airúr. we may know him that is true : and

Therefore doth a my Father b love me, we are in him that is tru Son Jesus Christ. This is the true take it again,

even in his because I lay down my life, that I might God, and eternal life, 1 John v. 20.

a See on Matt. vii. ver.21.clause 4. VER. 15.

b See on Matt. iii. ver. 17. clause 2. Καθώς γινώσκει με ο πατήρ, καγώ γι.

VER. 18. νώσκω τον πατέρα και την ψυχήν μου τίθημι υπέρ των προβάτων.

Ουδείς αίρει αυτήν απ' εμού· αλλ' εγώ a As the Father knoweth me,

τίθημι αυτήν απ' έμαυτού· εξουσίαν έχω know I the Father: Cand I lay down βεϊν αυτήν. Ταύτην την εντολήν έλαβαν

θεϊναι αυτήν, και εξουσίαν έχω σπάλιν λαmy life for the sheep.

παρά του πατρός μου. . a See on Matt. xi. ver. 27. clause 2.

a No man taketh it from me, but I lay b See on Matt. xi. ver. 27. clause 3. cSee on Matt. xx. ver. 28. clause 3. down, and I have power to take it again.

it doon of myself. I have power to lay it VER. 16.

b This commandment have I received of

my Father. και άλλα πρόβατα έχω, ά ούκ έστιν έκ της αυλής ταύτης κακείνα με δεί άγα

a See on chap. ii. ver. 19. clause 3. γεϊν, και της φωνής μου ακούσουσι και

b For as the Father hath life in himγενήσεται μία ποίμνη, είς ποιμήν.

self, so hath he given to the Son to a And other sheep I have, which are not the living Father hath sent me, and I

have life in himself, John v. 26. As of this fold: them also I must bring, and live by the Father, etc. vi. 57. they shall hear my voice ; band there shall be one fold, and one shepherd.

VER. 19. * See on Matt. viii.ver. 11. clause 1. Σχίσμα ούν πάλιν εγένετο εν τοις ΙσωAnd say unto them, Thus saith Salots dià trùs aéyous TüÚTOUS.

even so

A. D. 33.
JOHN X. 19-28.

A. D. 33. a There was a division therefore again

VER. 26. among the Jews for these sayings.

'Αλλ' υμείς ου πιστεύετε: ου γάρ έστε a See on Matt. x. ver. 34.

εκ των προβάτων των εμών, καθώς είπαν

Univ. VER. 20. "Ελεγον δε πολλοί εξ αυτών Δαιμόνιον | not of my sheep, as I said unto you.

a But ye believe not, because ye are έχει, και μαίνεται τί αυτού ακούετε ; And many of them suid, a He huth a

a How can ye believe which receive

honour one of another, and seek not devil, and is mad; why hear ye him?

the honour that cometh from God only? 1 See on Matt. X. ver. 25.

John v. 44. He that is of God hear

eth God's words; ye therefore hear VER. 21.

them not, because ye are not of God, "Αλλοι έλεγαν: Ταύτα τα βήματα ουκ | vii. 47. έστι δαιμονιζομένου μη δαιμόνιον δύναται

VER. 27. τυφλών οφθαλμούς ανοίγειν ;

Τα πρόβατα τα έμα της φωνής μου Others said, These are not the words åxoves, rayà govákona aúrà, ra åxonouof him that hath a devil. a Can a devil


pole open the eyes of the blind ?

a My sheep hear my voice, band I * See on chap. iii. ver. 2. clause 2.

know them, and they follow me:

a See on chap. viii.ver. 47.clause 1. VER. 22.

b See on ver. 14. clause 2. 'Εγένετο δε τα εγκαίνια εν τοίς Ιεροσο

c See on ver. 4. λύμοις, και χειμών ήν.

VER. 28. And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, and it was winter.

Καγώ ζωήν αιώνιον δίδωμι αυτούς, και

ου μη απόλωνται εις τον αιώνα, και ουκ VER. 23.

αρπάσει τις αυτά εκ της χειρός μου. . Και περιεπάσει ο Ιησούς έν τώ ιερώ εν

a And I give unto them eternal life; τη στοά του Σολομώντος. .

band they shall never perish, e neither

shall any man pluck them out of my hand. And Jesus walked in the temple in Solomon's porch.

a See on Matt. xix. ver. 16. clause 3.

b That whosoever believeth in him VER. 24.

should not perish, but have eternal ’Exúkdar av ou aitèr of 'loudaños, rai life, John iii. 15. But whosoever έλεγον αυτώ "Έως πότε την ψυχήν ημών drinketh of the water that I shall aigeus ; si où il Xprotès, elmi ipiv mas- give him, shall never thirst, but the insia.

water that I shall give him shall be

in him a well of water springing up Then came the Jews round about him, into everlasting life, iv. 14. Verily, and said unto him, How long dost thou verily, I say unto you, He that hear* make us to doubt? If thou be the oth my word, and believeth on him Christ, tell us plainly.

that sent me, hath everlasting life, and * Or, hold us in suspense.

shall not come into condemnation;

but is passed from death unto life, VER. 25.

v. 24. I am the living bread which 'Atexgion avtors o 'Incoûç EITcon ipar, came down from heaven. If any man xai oFIOTEÚETE' Tà ipya å syàs tot sy eat of this bread, he shall live for τα ονόματι του πατρός μου, ταύτα μαρ

ever : and the bread that I will give

is τυρεί περί εμού.

my flesh, which I will give for the

life of the world, 51. Whoso eateth Jesus answered them, I told you, and ye believed not : * the works that I do in hath eternal life: and I will raise

my flesh, and drinketh my blood, my Father's name, they bear witness of him up at the last day, 54. This is

that bread which came down from . See on chap. iii. ver. 2. clause heaven : not as your fathers did eat and chap. v. ver. 36. clause 2. manna, and are dead: he that eateth


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