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332 The betraying of Christ foreiold. ST. JOHN. Christ comfortelh lis discifales. neither he that is sent greater than he 37 Peter said unto him, Lord, wby that sent himn.

cannot I follow thee now? I will lay 17 If ye know these things, happy are down my life for thy sake. ye if ye do them.

38 Jesus answered him, Wilt thou lay 18 | I speak not of you all; I know down thy life for my sake? Verily, veri whom I have chosen : but that the scrip- ly, I say unto thee, The cock shall no ture may be fulfilled, He that eateth crow, till thou hast denied me thrice. bread with me, hath lifted up his heel a

CHAP. XIV. gainst me.

i Christ comforteth his disciples ; 6 faro19 Now I tell you before it come, that fesseth himself the way, the truth, and when it is come to pass, ye may believe that I am he. 20 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He L Et not your heart be troubled: se

believe in God, believe also in me. that receiveth whomsoever I send, re

In my Father's house are many manceiveth me; and he that receiveth me, sions: if it were not 80, I would have told receiveih him that sent me.

you. I go to prepare a place for you 21 When Jesus had thus said, he was 3 And if I go and prepare a place for troubled in spirit, and testified, and said, you, I will come again and receive you Verily, verily, I say unto you, that one unto myself; that where I am, there ye of you shall betray me.

may be also. 22 Then the disciples looked one on 4 And whither I go ye know, and the another, doubting of whom he spake.

way ye know. 23 Now there was leaning on Jesus' 5 Thomas saith unto him, Lord, ve bosom, one of his disciples, whom Jesus know not whither thou goest'; and lov loved.

can we know the way 24 Simon Peter therefore beckoned to 6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, him, that he should ask who it should be and the truth, and the life: no man comof whom he spake.

eth unto the Father, but by me. 25 He then lying on Jesus' breast, saith 7 If ye had known me, ye should have unto lim, Lord, who is it!

known my Father also: and from hence26 Jesus answered, He it is to whom forth ye know him, and have seen him. I shall give a sop, when I have dipped it. 8 Philip saith unto him, Lord, shew And when he had dipped the sop, he gave us the Father, and it sufficeth us. it to Judas Iscariot, ihe son of Simon. 9 Jesus saith unto him, Have I been so

27 And after the sop Satan entered long time with you, and yet hast thou into him. Then said Jesus unto him, not known me, Pirilip ? he that hati That tliou doest, do quickly.

seen me, hath seen the Father; and how 28 Now no man at the table knew for sayest thou then, Shew us the Father? what intent he spake this unto him. 10 Believest thou not that I am in the

29 For some of them thought, because Father, and the Father in me? the Judlas had the bag, that Jesus had said words that I speak unto you, I speak no. unto him, Buy those things that we have of myself: but the Father that dwelle: need of against the feast ; or, that he in me, he doeth the works. should give something to the poor.

11 Believe me that I am in the Father, 30 He then having received the sop, and the Father in me: or else beliere went immediately out: and it was night. me for the very work's sake.

319 Therefore when he was gone out, 12 Verily, verily, I say unto you, he Jesus said, Now is the Son of man glori- that believeth on me, the works that I fied, and God is glorified in him.

do shall he do also; and greater works 32 If God be glorified in hiin, God than these shall he do; because I go uitshall also glorify him in hiinself, and shall

to my Father. straighway glorify him.

13 And wilatsoever ye shall ask in my 33 Little children, yet a little while I name, that will I do, that the Father am with you. Ye shall seek me: and, as may be glorified in the Son. I said unto the Jews, Whither I go, ye 14 If ye shall ask any thing in my cannot come; so now I say to you. name. I will do it.

3+ A new commandment I give unto 15 q If ye love me, keep my commandyou, That ye love one another; as I have ments. loreil you, that ye also love one another. 16 And I will pray the Father, and he

öj By this liall all men know that ye shall give you another Comforter, that are my disciples, if ye have love one to he may abide with you for ever; another.

17 Even the Spirit of truth; whom 36 | Simon Peter said unto him, Lord, the world cannot receive, because it whither goest thou ? Jesus answered him, seeth him sot, neither knowcth him: Whither I go, thou canst not follow me


ye know him ; for he dwciloth wii 20w; but thou shalt follow me afterward. l' you, and shall be in you.


The Comforter promised. CHAP. xv. Christ's love to his members. 833 18 I will not leave you comfortless : I He that abideth in me, and I in him, the will come to you.

same bringeth forth much fruit : for 19 Yet a little while, and the world without me ye can do nothing. seeth me no more ; but ye see me : be- 6 If a man abide not in me, he is cast cause I live, ye shall live also.

forth as a branch, and is withered : and 20 At that day ye shall know that I am men gather them, and cast them into the in my Father, and ye in me, and I in you. fire, and they are burned.

21 He that hath my commandments, 7 If ye abide in me, and my words aand keepeth them, he it is that loveth bide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, me: and he that loveth me, shall be lov- and it shall be done unto you. ed of my Father, and I will love him, 8 Herein is my Father glorified, that and will manifest myself to him.

ye bear much fruit ; so shall ye be my 22 Judas saith unto him, (not Iscariot,) disciples. Lord, how is it that thou wilt manifest 9 As the Father hath loved me, so thyself unto us, and not unto the world ? have I loved you : continue ye in my love.

23 Jesus answered and said unto him, 10 If ye keep my commandments, ye If a man love me, he will keep my words: shall abide in my love ; even as I have and my Father will love him, and we kept my Father's commandments, and will come unto him, and make our abode | abide in his love. with him.

11 These things have I spoken unto 24 He that loveth me not, keepeth not you, that my joy might remain in you, my sayings: and the word which ye hear and that your joy might be full. is not mine, but the Father's which sent 12 This is my commandment, That ye

love one arother, as I have loved you. 25 These things have I spoken unto 13 Greater love hath no man than this, you, being yet present with you.

that a man lay down his life for his friends. 26 But the Comforter, which is the 14 Ye are my friends, if ye do whatHoly Ghost, whom the Father will send soever I command you. in my name, he shall teach you all things, 15 Henceforth I call you not servants; and bring all things to your remembrance, for the servant knoweth not what his whatsoever I have said unto you. lord doeth: but I have called you friends;

27 Peace I leave with you, my peace for all things that I have heard of my I give unto you : not as the world giveth, Father, I have made known unto you. give I unto you. Let not your heart be 16 Ye have not chosen me, but I have troubled, neither let it be afraid.

chosen you, and ordained you, that ye 28 Ye have heard how I said unto you, should go and bring forth fruit, and that I go away, and come again unto you. If your fruit should remain : that whatsoye loved me, ye would rejoice, because I ever ye shall ask of the Father in my said, I go unto the Father : for my Fa- | name, he may give it you. ther is greater than I.

17 These things I command you, that 29 And now I have told you before it ye love one another. come to pass, that when it is come to 18 If the world hate you, ye know that pass, ye might believe.

it hated me before it hated you.. 30 Hereafter I will not talk much with 19 If ye were of the world, the world you: for the prince of this world cometh, I would love his own : but because ye are and hath nothing in me.

not of the world, but I have chosen you 31 But that the world may know that out of the world, therefore the world hatI love the Father ; and as the Father eth you. gave me commandment, even so I do. 20 Remember the word that I said unArise, let us go hence.

to you, The servant is not greater than CHAP. XV.

his lord. If they have persecuted me, they The mutual love between Christ and his will also persecute you : if they have kept

members, under the parable of the vine. my saying, they will keep yours also. I the husbandman. AM the true vine, and my Father is 21 But all these things will they do

unto you for my name's sake, because 2 Every branch in me that beareth | they know not hím that sent me. not fruit, he taketh away ; and every 22 If I had not come and spoken unto branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, them, they had not had sin : but now that it may bring forth more fruit. they have no cloak for theirs in. 3 Now ye are clean through the word 23 He that hateth me, hateth my

Fawhich I have spoken unto you.

ther also. 4 Abide in me, and I in you. As the 24 If I had not done among them the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except works which none other man did, they it abide in the vine: no more can ye, ex- had not had sin : but now have they both cept ye abide in me.

seen, and hated both me and my Father. 5 I am the vine, ye are the branches : 25 But this cometh 10 pass, that the word 834 Christ comforteth his disciplcs, ST. the promise of the Holy Ghosi. might be fulfilled that is written in their || and ye shall see me : and, Because I go law, They hated me without a cause. to the Father ?

26 But when the Comforter is come, 18 They said therefore, What is this whoin I will send unto you from the Fa- that he saith, A little while ? we cannot ther, even the Spirit of truth, which tell what he saith. proceedeth from the Father, he shall 19 Now Jesus knew that they were testify of me.

desirous to ask him, and said unto them, 27 And ye also shall bear witness, be- Do ye inquire among yourselves of that cause ye have been with me froin the I said, A little while, and ye shall not beginning

see me: and again, a little while, and ye CHAP, XVI.

shall see me? Christ comforteth his disciples against 20 Verily, verily, I say unto you, that

tribulation, by the promise of the Holy | ye shall weep and lament, but the world Ghost.

shall rejoice : and ye shall be sorrowful, THERE things ha vet se oifen teto. you, but your sorrow shall be turned into

2 They shall put you out of the syna- 21 A woman when she is in trarail gogues: yea, the time cometh, that who- | hath sorrow, because her hour is come : soever killeth you, will think that he do- || but as soon as she is delivered of the eth God service.

child, she remembereth no more the 3 And these things will they do unto | anguish, for joy that a man is born into you, because they have not known the the world. Father, nor me.

22 And ye now therefore have sorrow: 4 But these things have I told you, but I will see you again, and your heart that when the time shall come, ye may shall rejoice, and your joy no saan taketh remember that I told you of them. And from you. these things I said not unto you at the 23 And in that day ye shall ask me beginning, because I was with you. nothing: Verily, verily, I say unto you,

Š But now I go my way to hiin that. Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in sent me, and none of you asketh me, my name, he will give it you. Whither goest thou ?

*24 Hitherto have ye asked nothing in 6 But because I have said these things my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that unto you, sorrow hath filled

your joy may be full. ? Nevertheless, I tell you the truth : 25 These things have I spoken unto It is expedient for you that I go away : you in proverbs : but the time cometh for if I go not away, the Comforter will when I shall no more speak unto you in not come unto you ; but if I depart, I proverbs, but I shall shew you plainly of will send him unto you.

the Father. 8 And when he is come, he will re- 26 At that day ye shall ask in my prove the world of sin, and of righteous name: and I say not unto you, that I ness, and of judgment :

will pray

the Father for you : 9 Of sin, because they believe not on me;

27' For the Father himself loveth you, 10 Of righteousness, because I go to my because ye have loved me, and have beFather, and ye see me no more ;

lieved that I came out from God. 11 Of judgment, because the prince of 28 I came forth from the Father, and this world is judged.

am come into the world : again, I lease 12 I have yet many things to say unto the world, and go to the Father. to you, but ye cannot bear them now. 29 His disciples said unto him, Lo,

13 Howbeit, when he, the Spirit of now speakest thou plainly, and speakest truth is come, he will guide you into all no proverb. truth: for he shall not speak of himself; 30 Now are we sure that thou knowest but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall all things, and needest not that any man he speak : and he will shew you things should ask thee: by this we believe that to come.

thou camest forth from God. 14 He shall glorify me ; for he shall re- 31 Jesus answered thein, Do ye now ceive of mine, and shall shew it unto you. believe?

15 All things that the Father hath are 32 Behold, the hour cometh, yea, is mine: therefore said I, that be shall take now come, that ye shall be scattered of mine, and shall shew it unto you. every man to his own, and shall leave

16 A little while, and ye shall not see me alone : and yet I am not alone, beme : and again, a little while, and ye cause the Father is with me. shall see me, because I go to the Father. 33 These things I have spoken unto

17 Then said some of his disciples a- you, that in me ye might have peace mong themselves, What is this that he In the world ye shall have tribulation, saith unto us, A little while, and ye shall but be of good cheer: I have overcome not see me : and again, a little while, ll the world.

your heart.

Christ firayeth for his apostles. CHAP. XVII, XVIII. Jesus is taken. 835 CHAP. XVII.

20 Neither pray I for these alone; but 1 Christ prayeth to his Father to glorify || for them also which shall believe on me

him, 6 and to preserve his apostles, 11 through their word. in unity, 17 and in truth.

21 That they all may be one; as thou, THI 'HESE words spake Jesus, and lifted Father, ari in me, and I in thee, that they

up his eyes to heaven, and said, Fa- | also may be one in us: that the world ther, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, may believe that thou hast sent me. that thy Son also may glorify thee: 22 And the glory which thou gavest

2 As thou hast given him power over me, I have given them ; that they may all flesh, that he should give eternal life be one, even as we are one. to as many as thou hast given him.

23 I in them, and thou in me, that 3 And 'this is life eternal, that they they may be made perfect in one; and might know thee the only true God, and that the world may know that thou hast Jesus Christ whom thou hast sent. sent me, and hast loved them as thou

4 I have glorified thee on the earth : hast loved me. I have finished the work which thou 24 Father, I will that they also whom gavest me to do.

thou hast given me be with me where I 5 And now, O Father, glorify thou me am; that they may behold my glory which with thine ownself, with the glory which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me I had with thee before the world was. before the foundation of the world.

6 I have manifested thy name unto the 25 O righteous Father, the world hath men which thou gavest me out of the not known thee: but I have known world: thine they were, and thou gavest thee, and these have known that thou them me; and they have kept thy word. | hast sent me.

*7 Now they have known that all things 26 And I have declared unto them whatsoever thou hast given me are of thee. thy name, and will declare it: that the

8 For I have given unto them the words love wherewith thou hast loved me, may which thou gavest me; and they have be in them, and I in them. received them, and have known surely

CHAP. XVIII. that I came out from thee, and they have | 1 Judas betrayeth Jesus. 15 Peter denieth believed that thou didst send me.

him. 28 He is arraigned before Pilate. 9e1 pray for them: I pray not for the W he went forth with his disciples world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.

over the brook Cedron, where was a 10 And all mine are thine, and thine garden, into the which he entered, and are mine; and I am glorified in them. his disciples.

11 And now I am no more in the world, 2 And Judas also, which betrayed him, but these are in the world, and I come to knew the place: for Jesus oft-times rethee. Holy Father, keep through thine | sorted thither with his disciples. own name those whom thou hast given 3 Judas then, having received a band me, that they may be one, as we are. of men and officers from the chief priests

12 While I was with them in the world, || and Pharisees, cometh thither with lanI kept them in thy name: those that thou terns, and torches, and weapons. gavest me I have kept, and none of them 4 Jesus therefore, knowing all things is lost but the son of perdition ; that the that should come upon him, went forth, scripture might be fulfilled.

and said unto them, Whom seek ye? 13 And now come I to thee, and these 5 They answered him, Jesus of Nazathings I speak in the world, that they reth. Jesus saith unto them, I am he. might have my joy fulfilled in themselves. And Judas also, which betrayed him,

14 I have given them thy word ; and stood with them. the world hath hated them, because they 6 As soon then as he had said unto are not of the world, even as I am not them, I am he, they went backward, and of the world.

fell to the ground. 15 I pray not that thou shouldest take 7 Then asked he them again, Whom them out of the world, but that thou seek ye? And they said, Jesus of Nazareth. shouldest keep them from the evil.

8 Jesus answered, I have told you that 16 They are not of the world, even as I am he: if therefore ye seek me, let I am not of the world.



way : 17 Sanctify them through thy truth: 9. That the saying might be fulfilled thy word is truth.

which he spake, Of them which thou 18 As thou hast sent me into the gavest me, have I lost none. world, even so have I also sent them into 10 Then Simon Peter, having a sword, the world.

drew it, and smote the high priest's ser19 And for their sakes I sanctify my- vant, and cut off his right ear. The self, that they also might be sanctified servant's name was Malchus. through the truth.

11 Then said Jesus unto Peter, Put up


836 Peter denieth Jesus. ST. JOHN.

His arraignment. thy sword into the sheath: the cup which , and said, What accusation bring ye amy Father hath given me, shall I not gainst this man? drink it ?

30 They answered and said unto him, 12 Then the band, and the captain, If he were not a malefactor, we would and officers of the Jews took Jesus, and not have delivered him up unto thee. bound him,

31 Then said Pilate unto them, Take 13 And led him away to Annas first, ye him, and judge him according to your (for he was father-in-law to Caiaphas, law. The Jews therefore said unto him, which was the high priest that same year.) | It is not lawful for us to put any man to

14 Now Caiaphas was he which gave death : counsel to the Jews, that it was expedient 32 That the saying of Jesus might be that one man should die for the people. fulfilled, which he spake, signifying what

15 | And Simon Peter followed Jesus, death he should die. and so did another disciple. That disci- 33 Then Pilate entered into the judgple was known unto the high priest, and ment-hall again, and called Jesus, and went in with Jesus, into the palace of the said unto him, Art thou the King of the high priest.

Jews? 16 But Peter stood at the door without. 34 Jesus answered him, Sayest thou Then went out that other disciple which this thing of thyself, or did others tell it was known unto the high priest, and thee of me? spake unto her that kept the door, and 35 Pilate answered, Am I a Jew? brought in Peter.

thine own nation, and the chief priests, 17°Then saith the damsel that kept the have delivered thee unto me: what hast door unto Peter, Art not thou also one of thou done? this man's disciples? He saith, I am not. 36 Jesus answered, My kingdom is not

18 And the servants and officers stood of this world : if my kingdom were of there, who had made a fire of coals ; (for this world, then would my servants fight, it was cold,) and they warmed them- that I should not be delivered to the selves : and Peter stood with them, and Jews : but now is my kingdom not from warmed himself.

19 9. The high priest then asked Jesus 37 Pilate therefore said unto him, Art of his disciples, and of his doctrine. thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thon

20 Jesus answered him, I spake open- || sayest that I am a king. To this end ly to the world ; I ever taught in the was I born, and for this cause came I synagogue, and in the temple, whither into the world, that I should bear witness the Jews always resort ; and in secret unto the truth. Every one that is of the have I said nothing.

truth, heareth my voice. 21 Why askest thou me? ask them 38 Pilate saith unto him, What is which heard me, what I have said unto truth? And when he had said this, he them : behold, they know what I said. went out again unto the Jews, and saith

22 And when he had thus spoken, one of the officers which stood by, struck Je

unto them, I find in him no fault at all.

e sus with the palm of his hand, saying, release unto you one at the passover: Answerest thou the high priest so? will ye therefore that I release unto you

23 Jesus answered him, if I have spoken the King of the Jews? evil, bear witness of the evil : but if well, 40 Then cried they all again, saying, why smitest thou me?

Not this man, but Barabbas. Now Ba24 (Now Annas had sent him bound rabbas was a robber. unto Caiaphas the high priest.)

CHAP. XIX. 25 And Simon Peter stood and warmed 1 Christ is scourged, crowned with himself. They said therefore unto him, thorns, beaten, and crucified. 28 He Art not thou also one of his disciples ? dieth, 38, and is buried by Josepih and He denied it, and said, I am not.

Nicodemus. 26 One of the servants of the high

Thard scourged him.

'HEN Pilate therefore took Jesus, priest, (being his kinsman whose ear Peter cut off,) saith, Did not I see thee in the 2 And the soldiers platted a crown of garden with him?

thorns, and put it on his head, and they 27 Peter then denied again ; and im- put on him a purple robe, mediately the cock crew.

3 And said, Hail, King of the Jews ! 28 | Then led they Jesus from Caia- and they smote him with their hands. phas unto the hall of judgment : and it 4 Pilate therefore went forth again, was early ; and they themselves went and saith unto thein, Behold, I bring him not into the judgment-hall, lest they forth to you, that ye may know that I should be defiled; but that they might find no fault in him. eat the passover.

5. Then came Jesus forth, wearing the 29 Pilate then went out unto them, li crown of thorns, and the purple robe

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