Thematic Bible: Of Christ


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And all were amazed, so that they questioned one another, saying: What means this? What new teaching is this, that with authority he commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey him?



And it came to pass, while all the people were being immersed, that Jesus also was immersed; and as he was praying, the heaven was opened,

Then came Jesus from Galilee to the Jordan to John, to be immersed by him.

And it came to pass in those days, that Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and was immersed by John in the Jordan.


For the bread of God is he who comes down from heaven, and gives life for the world. Then they said to him: Lord, evermore give us this bread. Jesus said to them: I am the bread of life; he that comes to me shall never hunger; he that believes on me shall never thirst.




And he came into his own country, and taught them in their synagogue, so that they were astonished, and said: Whence has this man this wisdom, and these mighty works?


in whom are stored up all the treasures of wisdom and of knowledge.


But Herod and his guards treated him with contempt; and having mocked him, and put on him a gaudy robe, he sent him back to Pilate.

And for this reason did the Jews persecute Jesus, and seek to kill him, because he had done these things on the sabbath.

and arose, and drove him out of the city, and brought him to the brow of the hill on which their city was built, that they might throw him down headlong.

And after this Jesus walked in Galilee: for he would not walk in Judea, because the Jews sought to kill him.

I know that you are the posterity of Abraham; yet you seek to kill me, because my word has no place in you.

Then they sought again to take him, but he escaped from their hands.

























And when Jesus came out, he saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion for them, and cured their sick.

Then Jesus called his disciples to him, and said: I have compassion on the multitude, because they have been with me now three days, and have nothing to eat. And I am not willing to send them away fasting, lest they faint on the road.





Jesus had compassion on them, and touched their eyes; and their eyes immediately received sight, and they followed him.




And Jesus, moved with compassion, stretched forth his hand, and touched him, and said to him: I will; be clean.






By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ came in the flesh, is from God: and whatever spirit confesses not that Jesus Christ came in the flesh, is not from God: and this is the spirit of antichrist, of which you have heard that it comes, and is now already in the world.

But yet, many even of the rulers believed on him; but on account of the Pharisees, they would not confess him, lest they should be put out of the synagogue; for they loved the glory of men more than the glory of God.

Not every one that says to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that does the will of my Father who is in heaven. Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name, and in thy name cast out demons, and in thy name done many mighty works? And then will I profess to them, I never knew you: depart from me, you that work iniquity.

"Whoever, therefore, will confess me before men, him will I also confess before my Father who is in heaven. But whoever will deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father who is in heaven.

John testified of him, and cried, saying: This is he of whom I said: He that comes after me, is now before me, for he existed before me. And from his fullness have we all received, even grace for grace; for the law was given through Moses, but the grace and the truth came through Jesus Christ. read more.
No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, who is in the bosom of the Father, he has revealed him.

His parents said this, because they feared the Jews. For the Jews had already agreed, that if any one should confess him to be the Christ, he should be put out of the synagogue. For this reason his parents said: He is of age; ask him. Then, the second time, they called the man who had been blind, and said to him: Give glory to God; we know that this man is a sinner. read more.
He answered and said: If he is a sinner, I know it not. One thing I do know, that having been blind, I now see. They said to him again: "What did he for you? How did he open your eyes? He answered them: I have already told you, and you did not understand; why would you hear it again? Do you also wish to become his disciples? They reviled him, and said: You are the disciple of that man; but we are the disciples of Moses. We know that God spoke to Moses; but as for this man, we know not whence he is. The man answered and said to them: Why, there is some thing wonderful in this, that you know not whence he is, and yet he has opened my eyes. We know that God hears not sinners; but if any one be a worshiper of God, and do his will, him he hears. Since the beginning it has not been heard that any one opened the eyes of one who had been born blind. If this man were not of God, he could do nothing. They answered and said to him: You were wholly born in sins, and do you teach us? And they cast him out. Jesus heard that they had cast him out. And having found him, he said to him: Do you believe on the Son of God? He answered and said: Who is he, sir, that I may believe on him? Jesus said to him: You have seen him; and it is he that talks with you. He said: Lord, I believe; and he worshiped him.

And Philip opened his mouth, and began at the same scripture, and preached to him Jesus. And as they went along the road, they came to some water; and the eunuch said: See, here is water; what hinders me from being immersed? #VALUE!

And when Silas and Timothy came from Macedonia, Paul was roused in spirit, and earnestly testified to the Jews, that-the Christ was Jesus.

And Paul said: John immersed with the immersion of repentance, saying to the people, that they must believe on him who should come after him, that is, on the Christ, Jesus. And when they heard this, they were immersed into the name of the Lord Jesus.

that if you will confess with your mouth, that Jesus is Lord, and will believe in your heart that God has raised him from the dead, you shall be saved. For with the heart we believe, in order to justification; and with the mouth we make confession, it order to salvation. For the scripture says: He that believes on him shall not be ashamed.




For it is contained in the scripture: Behold, I lay in Zion a chief corner-stone, chosen, precious; and he that believes on him shall not be ashamed.



This is the stone that was rejected with contempt by you builders, which has become the head of the corner.





And he looked on them and said: What, then, does this mean, which is written, The stone which the builders rejected has become the head of the corner?




And he immediately called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him.

And when it was day, he called to him his disciples; and from them he chose twelve, whom he also named apostles:

and he brought him to Jesus. Jesus looking on him, said: You are Simon, the son of Jonah; you shall be called Cephas (which, when translated, is Rock).



And when they had come in, they went up into an upper room, in which dwelt Peter and James, and John and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alphasus, and Simon Zelotes, and Judas the brother of James.

Now these are the names of the twelve apostles: the first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother;

Simon, whom he also named Peter, and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip and Bartholomew,

And Simon he surnamed Peter;





IN the beginning was the WORD, and the WORD. was with God, and the WORD was God. He was in the beginning with God.








Henceforth the Son of man shall sit on the right hand of the power of God. And they all said: You are, then, the Son of God? He said to them: You say that I am.


If I do not the works of my Father, believe me not; but if I do, though you believe not me, believe the works, that you may know and believe that the Father is in me, and I in him.


If you had known me, you would have known my Father also. And from this time you know him, and have seen him. Philip said to him: Lord, show us the Father, and we shall be content. Jesus said to him: Have I been so long with you, and have you not known me, Philip? He that has seen me, has seen the Father; and how say you, Show us the Father? read more.
Do you not believe that I am in the Father, and that the Father is in me? The words that I speak to you, I speak not of myself. The Father who dwells in me, he does the works.

All things that the Father has are mine; for this reason I said, that he will take of mine, and show it to you.




There is another that testifies concerning me, and I know that the testimony which he testifies concerning me is worthy of credit.

And the Father, who sent me, has testified concerning me. You have, neither heard his voice at any time, nor seen his shape.


If we receive the testimony of men, the testimony of God is greater: for this is the testimony of God, which he has borne concerning his Son.



















and he that sat was, in appearance, like a jasper and sardine-stone: and there was round about the throne a rainbow, in appearance like an emerald.














and subjected all things under his feet, and made him head over all things for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all his members with all things,






THE book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. Abraham begot Isaac: Isaac begot Jacob: Jacob begot Judah and his brothers: Judah begot Phares and Zarah of Thamar: Phares begot Hezron: Hezron begot Aram: read more.
Aram begot Aminidab: Aminidab begot Nahshon: Nahshon begot Salmon: Salmon begot Boa of Rachab: Boaz begot Obed of Ruth: Obed begot Jesse: Jesse begot David the king: David the king begot Solomon of her who had been the wife of Uriah: Solomon begot Rehoboam: Rehoboam begot Abia: Abia begot Asa: Asa begot Jehosaphat: Jehosaphat begot Jehoram: Jehoram begot Uzziah: Uzziah begot Jotham: Jotham begot Ahaz: Ahaz begot Ilezekiah: Hezekiah begot Manasseh: Manasseh begot Amon: Amon begot Josiah: Josiah begot Jeconiah and his brothers, about the time of the removal to Babylon. And after the removal to Babylon, Jeconiah begot Shealtiel: Shealtiel begot Zerubbabel: Zerubbabel begot Abiud: Abiud begot Eliakim: Eliakim begot Azor: Azor begot Sadok: Sadok begot Achim: Achim begot Eliud: Eliud begot Eleazar: Eleazar begot Matthan: Matthan begot Jacob: Jacob begot Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom was born Jesus, who is called Christ. So all the generations from Abraham till David are fourteen generations: and from David till the removal to Babylon are fourteen generations: and from the removal to Babylon till the Christ are fourteen generations.

And Jesus was about thirty years old when he began his ministry, being, as was supposed, the son of Joseph, son of lleli, son of Matthat, son of Levi, son of Malchi, son of Janna, son of Joseph, son of Mattathiah, son of Amos, son of Nahum, son of Esli, son of Naggse, read more.
son of Maath, son of Mattathiah, son of Shimoi, son of Joseph, son of Judah, son of Joannah, son of PJiesa, son of Zerubbabel, son of Shealtiel, son of Neri, son of Malchi, son of Addi, son of Kosam, son of Elmodam, son of Er, son of Jose, son of Eliezer, son of Jorim, son of Matthat, son of Levi, son of Simeon, son of Judah, son of Joseph, son of Jonan, son of Eliakim, son of Meleah, son of Mainan, son of Mattatha, son of Nathan, son of David, Son of Jesse, son of Obed, son of Boaz, son of Salmon, son of Nahshon, son of Aminidab, son of Aram, son of Esrom, son of Phares, son of Judah, son of Jacob, son of Isaac, son of Abraham, son of Terah, son of Nahor, son of Serug, son of Keu, son of Peleg, son of Eber, son of Salah, son of Kenan, son of Arphaxad, son of Shem, son of Noah, son of Lamech, son of Methuaalah, son of Enoch, son of Jared, son of Mahalaleel, son of Kenan, son of Enos, son of Seth, son of Adam, son of God.


For it is very clear that our Lord sprung from Judah, of which tribe Moses spoke nothing concerning priesthood.









which he poured out on us richly, through Jesus Christ our Savior;

and, that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy which he before prepared for glory, showed mercy to us,







But the favor bestowed is not, in all respects, like the offense: for if, by the offense of one, the many have died, much more have the grace of God and the gift which is by the grace of the one man Jesus Christ, been made abundant for the many.






Therefore, the inheritance is by faith, that it may be according to grace, in order that the promise may be sure to all his posterity, not to those only who are of the law, but to those, also, who are of the faith of Abraham, who is the father of us all,









The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with all the saints.







And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me power, because he counted me faithful, and put me into the ministry; me, I say, who before was a reviler and a persecutor and an overbearing man. But I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief:




But I say to you, that something greater than the temple is here.

The queen of the south shall rise in the judgment with the men of this generation, and shall condemn them; for she came from the most distant parts of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and lo, something greater than Solomon is here.

For which reason God has highly exalted him, and, also, bestowed on him a name that is above every name; that in the name of Jesus every knee should bow of those who are in heaven, and those who are on earth, and those who are under the earth;






But they were filled with madness, and began to consult with one another what they should do to Jesus.

But his citizens hated him, and sent an embassy after him, saying, We will not have this man to reign over us.



When the chief priests and their attendants saw him, they cried out, saying: Crucify him, crucify him. Pilate said to them: Do you take him and crucify him; for I find no fault in him.








Then he poured water into a basin, and began to wash his disciples feet, and to wipe them with the towel with which he was girded.






But why do you judge your brother? Or why do you despise your brother? For we all shall stand before the judgment-seat of the Christ.










I thank God that I shall be delivered through Jesus Christ our Lord. Therefore, I my self, with the mind, serve the law of God, but with the flesh, the law of sin.




But he turned and rebuked them, and said: You know not of what spirit you are.

But as they continued to ask him, he stood up, and said to them: Let him among you who is without sin, first throw a stone at her.




Since, then, Christ has suffered for us in the flesh, do you also arm yourselves with the same determination; for he that has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,


And when it was evening, his disciples came to him, and said: This is a desert place, and the hour is now past; send the multitudes away, that they may go into the villages, and buy themselves food.

And he took the five loaves and the two fishes, and looked up to heaven, and blessed; and he broke the loaves, and gave them to the disciples to place before them. And he divided the two fishes among them all.

And the day began to decline; and the twelve came and said to him: Send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages, and the country round about, and lodge, and find food; for we are here in a desert place.

Then Jesus, lifting up his eyes, and seeing that a great multitude was coming to him, said to Philip: Whence shall we buy bread that these may eat?


And in the fourth watch of the night he came to them, walking on the sea.

But when they saw him walking on the sea, they thought it was a specter, and cried out;

Then, having rowed about twenty-five or thirty furlongs, they saw Jesus walking on the sea, and coming near the ship; and they were afraid.


And it came to pass, that, on the next day, when they had come down from the mountain, a great multitude met him.

And when they had come to the multitude, there came to him a man who knelt to him,

And the spirit cried out, and threw him into strong convulsions, and came out of him; and he was like one dead, so that many said: He is dead.


And when Jesus had come into Peter's house, he saw his mother-in-law lying, and ill of a fever.

And he went to her, and took her by the hand, and raised her up, and the fever left her instantly; and she ministered to them.

And he arose and went out of the synagogue into the house of Simon. And Simon's mother-in-law was confined with a violent fever: and they besought him in her behalf.


While he was speaking these things to them, behold, a certain ruler came and did him homage, saying: My daughter is already dead; but come, lay thy hand upon her, and she shall live.

And the maiden immediately arose and walked, for she was twelve years old. And they were greatly astonished.

And, behold, there came a man, whose name was Jairus; and he was a ruler of the synagogue; and he fell down at the feet of Jesus, and besought him to come into his house;



And they came to him, and awoke him, saying: Master, master, we perish. But he arose and rebuked the wind and the raging of the water, and they ceased, and there was a calm.

And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea: Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.


And behold, a woman that had been diseased with an issue of blood for twelve years, came behind him, and touched the fringe of his mantle.


And a woman that had been afflicted with an issue of blood for twelve years, who had spent her whole living upon physicians, and could be cured by no one,


And when he had come to the opposite side, into the country of the Gadarenes, there met him two men, coming out of the tombs, possessed with demons, very fierce, so that no one could pass that way.

And they came to the opposite side of the sea, into the country of the Gadarenes.

And they sailed to the country of the Gadarenes, which is opposite to Galilee.


And Jesus stretched out his hand and touched him, saying: I will; be clean. And immediately his leprosy was cleansed.

And Jesus, moved with compassion, stretched forth his hand, and touched him, and said to him: I will; be clean.

And stretching out his hand, he touched him, and said: I will; be clean. And immediately his leprosy departed from him.


And behold, a man was there that had a withered hand. And they asked him, saying: Is it lawful to cure on the Sabbath-days? that they might accuse him.

And again he entered the synagogue, and a man was there who had a withered hand.

And it came to pass, on another sabbath, that he entered the synagogue and taught; and a man was there, whose right hand was withered.


And behold, they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed. And Jesus, seeing their faith, said to the palsied man: Son, be of good courage; your sins are forgiven you.

And they came to him, bringing a paralytic, who was carried by four men.

And behold, men brought, on a bed, a man who was a paralytic. And they sought how they might bring him in, and lay him before him.


And they came to Jericho: and as he was going out of Jericho, with his disciples and a great multitude, blind Bartimaeus, the son of Timseus, was sitting on the roadside, begging.

And as Jesus was departing thence, two blind men followed him, crying out and saying: Son of David, have mercy on us.

And behold, two blind men, sitting by the road, when they heard that Jesus was passing by, cried out, saying: Have mercy on us, Lord, son of David.



And as they were going out, behold, they brought to him a dumb man possessed with a demon.



For a woman, whose little daughter had an unclean spirit, heard of him, and came and fell at his feet;

And behold, a woman of Chanaan came out from those borders, and cried to him, saying: Have mercy on me, Lord, son of David; my daughter is grievously vexed with a demon.


Then Jesus called his disciples to him, and said: I have compassion on the multitude, because they have been with me now three days, and have nothing to eat. And I am not willing to send them away fasting, lest they faint on the road.

And they ate, and were satisfied; and they took up what remained of the broken pieces, seven baskets.


And when he entered Capernaum, there came to him a centurion, beseeching him,

And a certain centurion's servant, who was dear to him, was sick, and about to die.


He is not here, but he has risen; remember that he spoke to you while he was yet in Galilee,



And the unclean spirit threw him into convulsions, and cried with a loud voice, and came out of him.

And Jesus rebuked him, saying: Be silent, and come out of him. And the demon threw him into the midst, and came out of him, and hurt him not.


and seeing a fig-tree on the road, he went to it, and found nothing on it but leaves; and he said to it: Let no fruit grow on you henceforth forever. And the fig-tree immediately withered.


And when they had come into Capernaum, those who collected the didrachma came to Peter, and said: Does not your teacher pay the didrachma?


Now a certain man was sick, Lazarus, of Bethany, the village of Mary and Martha her sister. It was the Mary that anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick. Therefore his sisters sent to him, saying: Lord, behold, he whom thou lovest is sick. read more.
But when Jesus heard it, he said: This sickness is not to death, but for the glory of God, that by it the Son of God may be glorified. Now, Jesus loved Martha, and her sister, and Lazarus. When, therefore, he heard that he was sick, he still remained two days in the place where he was. Then after this, he said to his disciples: Let us go into Judea again. His disciples said to him: Rabbi, the Jews just now sought to stone thee, and art thou going thither again? Jesus answered: Are there not twelve hours in the day? If any one walks during the day,, he does not stumble, for he sees the light of this world. But if any one walks in the night, he stumbles, be cause there is no light in him. Thus spoke he; and after this he said to them: Our friend Lazarus sleeps; but I go that I may awake him out of sleep. Then his disciples said: Lord, if he sleeps, he will be saved. Jesus spoke of his death; but they thought that he spoke of taking rest in sleep. Therefore, Jesus then said to them plainly: Lazarus is dead. And I rejoice, on your account, that I was not there, in order that you may believe. But let us go to him. Then Thomas, who is called Didymus, said to his fellow-disciples: Let us also go, that we may die with him. Then when Jesus came, he found that he had already been four days in the tomb. Now Bethany was near Jerusalem, about fifteen furlongs off. And many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary, to comfort them concerning their brother. Then Martha, when she heard that Jesus was coming, went out to meet him; but Mary sat still in the house. Then Martha said to Jesus: Lord, if thou hadst been here my brother would not have died. But even now, I know that whatever thou wilt ask of God, God will give thee. Jesus said to her: Your brother shall rise again. Martha said to him: I know that he will rise, in the resurrection at the last day. Jesus said to her: I am the resurrection, and the life; he that believes on me, though he were dead, yet shall he live; and he that lives and believes on me, shall never die. Do you believe this? She said to him: Yes, Lord; I believe that thou art the Christ, the Son of God, who was to come into the world. And when she had said this, she went away, and called Mary, her sister, secretly, saying: The Teacher has come, and calls for you. When she heard it, she rose quickly and came to him. Now Jesus had not yet come into the village, but was in the place where Martha met him. Then the Jews that were with her in the house, and were comforting her, seeing Mary rise and go out quickly, followed her, saying: She is going to the tomb to weep there. Then, when Mary came where Jesus was, and saw him, she fell at his feet, saying to him: Lord, if thou hadst been here, my brother would not have died. Then, when Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews that came with her weeping also, he was greatly moved in spirit, and troubled; and he said: Where have you laid him? They said to him: Lord, come and see. Jesus wept. Then said the Jews: See how he loved him! And some of them said: Could not he, who opened the eyes of the blind man, have caused that even this man should not have died? Then Jesus, again greatly moved within himself, came to the tomb. It was a cave, and a stone was laid against it. Jesus said: Take away the stone. Martha, the sister of him that was dead, said to him: Lord, the body is offensive; for he has been dead four days. Jesus said to her: Did I not tell you, that, if you would believe, you should see the glory of God? Then they took away the stone. And Jesus lifted -up his eyes and said: Father, I thank thee, that thou hast heard me. I know, in deed, that thou dost always hear me. But for the sake of the multitude who stand around me, I have said it, that they may believe that thou hast sent me. And when he had said these things, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth. And he that had been dead came forth, bound hand and foot with grave-clothes; and his face was bound around with a handkerchief. Jesus said to them: Loose him, and let him go.


And, behold, there was a woman who had had a spirit of infirmity for eighteen years; and she was bowed together, and was not able to raise herself up at all.


And Jesus answered and said: Let this matter proceed thus far. And he touched his ear and healed him.


And as he entered a certain village, there met him ten men that were lepers, who stood at a distance.


He said to them: Throw the net on the right side of the ship, and you will find. They threw it, there fore, and were no longer able to draw it for the multitude of fishes.


And it came to pass, the next day, that he was going to a city called Nain; and many of his disciples and a great multitude followed him.


And he took him aside from the multitude, and put his fingers into his ears, and he spit, and touched his tongue;


And behold, there was a man before him, who had the dropsy.


Then Jesus came again into Cana of Galilee, where he had made the water wine. And there was a certain courtier, whose sou was sick in Capernaum.


And as he passed by, he saw a man that had been blind from his birth.

And he took the blind man by the hand, and led him out of the village. And he spit on his eyes, and laid his hands on him, and asked him if he saw any thing.


When the governor of the feast had tasted the water that had been made wine, (and he knew not whence it was, but the servants that had drawn the water knew,) the governor of the feast called the bridegroom, and said to him:




And when they had done this, they inclosed a great number of fishes, and their net began to break;




And when they heard of the resurrection of the dead, some mocked; others said: We will hear you again concerning this matter.







But Herod and his guards treated him with contempt; and having mocked him, and put on him a gaudy robe, he sent him back to Pilate.

And the men that had Jesus in custody mocked him, and smote him.

and when they had plaited a crown of thorn branches, they put it upon his head, and a reed in his right hand; and kneeling before him, they derided him, saying: Hail, King of the Jews!

In like manner also the chief priests, with the scribes and elders, derided him, and said:

The soldiers also derided him, coming to him and offering him vinegar,












One of the two that heard John speak, and followed him, was Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter.


And he said to them: What things? They said to him: The things concerning Jesus the Nazarene, who was a prophet mighty in deed and in word before God and all the people;

For Moses said to the fathers, A prophet like me shall the Lord your God raise up for you from among your brethren; him shall you hear in all things that he shall say to you.






and. did all drink the same spiritual drink: for they drank of that spiritual Rock that followed them, and that Rock was the Christ.














And they sung the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying: Great and wonderful are thy works, Lord God Almighty; just and true are thy ways, thou King of saints.


And to the angel of the church in Laodicea, write: These things says the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God;


And to the angel of the church in Laodicea, write: These things says the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God;






























And the multitude said: This is Jesus the prophet, that is from Nazareth of Galilee.










For you were like sheep that had gone astray; but now you have returned to the shepherd and bishop of your souls.






Seeing, then, that we have a great high priest, who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.










and was there till the death of Herod; that the word might be fulfilled which was spoken by the Lord through his prophet, saying: Out of Egypt have I called my Son.








and came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth, that the word might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophets: He shall be called a Nazarene.
































And thou, Bethlehem, city of Judah, art by no means the least among the chiefs of Judah; for out of thee shall come a leader, that shall be a shepherd to my people Israel.


































And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon. And this man was just and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel. And the Holy Spirit was upon him:


saying: Let us alone; what have we to do with thee, Jesus, thou Nazarene? Hast thou come to destroy us? I know thee who thou art, the Holy One of God.










Which of the prophets did not your fathers persecute? They slew also those who foretold the coming of the Just One, of whom you have now become the betrayers and murderers;






Then Jesus said to them: Verily, verily I say to you, Moses did not give you the bread from heaven; but my Father gives you the true bread from heaven.




For, in truth, against thy holy child Jesus, whom thou didst anoint, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the people of Israel, did meet together,




But you rejected the Holy and Just One, and demanded that a murderer should be given to you;
















For if you were cut out from an olive-tree that is wild by nature, and were grafted, against nature, into a good olive, how much more shall these, which are the natural branches, be grafted into their own olive?

And if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive, have been grafted in among them, and partake with them of the root and fatness of the olive,


But Jesus did not trust himself to them, because he knew all men,

Now we know that thou knowest all things, and hast no need that any one should ask thee. By this we believe that thou hast come forth from God.

He said to him a third time: Simon, son of Jonah, do you love me? Peter was grieved because he said to him the third time, Do you love me? And he said to him: Lord, thou knowest all things, thou knowest that I love thee. Jesus said to him: Feed my sheep.

and praying, they said: Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all, make known which of these two thou hast chosen,


But Herod and his guards treated him with contempt; and having mocked him, and put on him a gaudy robe, he sent him back to Pilate.

And for this reason did the Jews persecute Jesus, and seek to kill him, because he had done these things on the sabbath.

and arose, and drove him out of the city, and brought him to the brow of the hill on which their city was built, that they might throw him down headlong.

And after this Jesus walked in Galilee: for he would not walk in Judea, because the Jews sought to kill him.

I know that you are the posterity of Abraham; yet you seek to kill me, because my word has no place in you.

Then they sought again to take him, but he escaped from their hands.









And these signs shall attend those who believe. In my name they shall cast out demons; they shall speak with new tongues; they shall take up serpents; and, if they drink any deadly thing, it shall not hurt them; they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall recover.



which he made active in the Christ when he raised him from the dead, and caused him to sit at his right hand in the heavenly places, high above every principality and authority and power and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this age, but also in that which is to come;


But Jesus answered them: My Father works till now, and I also work. For this reason, therefore, the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he had not only broken the sabbath, but also said that God was his own father, making himself equal with God. Then Jesus answered and said to them: Verily, verily I say to you, The Son can do nothing of himself, but what he sees the Father do; for whatever things he does, these also the Son does in like manner.

and I give them eternal life; and they shall never perish, and no one shall take them out of my hand. My Father, who gave them to me, is greater than all; and no one is able to take them out of my Father's hand. I and my Father are one.






And they were astonished at his teaching, for his word was with authority.

And it came to pass when Jesus had ended these words, that the multitudes were astonished at his teaching: for he taught them as one that had authority, and not as the scribes.











but the Lord stood by me, and gave me strength, that through me that which is preached might be fully known, and that all the Gentiles might hear: and I was delivered out of the mouth of the lion.










And it came to pass, on a certain day, that he was teaching, and there were Pharisees and teachers of the law sitting by, who had come from every village of Galilee and Judea and Jerusalem; and the power of the Lord was exerted to heal them.


Jesus answered and said to them: Destroy this temple, and I will raise it up in three days.




But that you may know that the Son of man on earth has authority to forgive sins (then he said to the palsied man): Arise, take up your bed, and go to your house.



Verily, verily I say to you, The hour is coming, and now is, when the dead shall hear the voice of the Son of God, and those who hear, shall live. For as the Father has life in himself, so has he given to the Son also to have life in himself;





Be not astonished at this; for the hour is coming in which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice, and shall come forth; those who have done good, to the resurrection of life, and those who have done evil, to the resurrection of condemnation.




























in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, when you and my spirit have come together, with the power of our Lord Jesus Christ,






But now he has obtained a more excellent ministry, inasmuch as he is the mediator of a better covenant, which is established with reference to better promises.