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And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads, and saying, Ah, thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days,
All that see me, laugh at me, - They open wide the mouth, They shake the head: -
But, in mine overthrow, have they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together, - There gathered themselves together against me foolish men, and I knew it not, They have torn in pieces, and not been silent;
Because, for thy sake, have I borne reproach, Confusion hath covered my face;
So, I, am become a reproach for them, They see me, they shake their head.
Is it nothing to you, all ye that pass by? Look around and see, whether there is pain like my pain, which is severely dealt out to me, - in that Yahweh, hath caused grief, in the day of the glow of his anger?
All passing by, have clapped, over thee, their hands, have hissed and wagged their head over the daughter of Jerusalem, - saying , Is, this, the city, of which men used to say - The perfection of beauty! A joy to the whole earth!
And, they who were passing by, were reviling him, shaking their heads,
We, heard him saying, I, will pull down this shrine, the one made by hand, and, in three days, another, not made by hand, will I raise.
And they said each man unto his brother, Lo! that master of dreams yonder, coming in!
and said: This, man said - I am able to pull down the shrine of God, and, in three days, to, build, it.
The Jews therefore answered, and said unto him, What sign, dost thou point out to us, in that, these things, thou doest?