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Christ washeth

ST. JOHN

his disciples' feet. 48 He that rejecteth me, and tray him; therefore said he, Ye receiveth not my words, hath are not ail clean. one that judgeth him: the word 12 So after he had washed their that I have spoken, the same feet, and had taken his garments, shall judge him in the last day, and was set down again, he said 49 For I have not spoken of unto them, Know ye what I myself; but the Father which have done to you? sent me, he gave me a command 13 Ye call me Master and Lord: ment, what I should say, and and ye say well; for so I am. what I should speak.

14 If I then, your Lord and 50 And I know that his com- Master, have washed your feet; mandment is life everlasting: ye also ought to wash one anothwhatsoever I speak therefore, er's feet. even as the Father said unto me, 15 For I have given you an ex: so I speak.

ample, that ye should do as I CHAPTER XIII.

have done to you. Christ washeth his disciples' feet. 16 Verily, verily, I say unto you, passover, wher: Jesus knew his lord; neither

he that is sent that his hour was come that he greater than he that sent him. should depart out of this world 17 If ye know these things, unto the Father, having loved happy are ye if ye do them. his own which were in the world, 18 I speak not of you all: I know he loved them unto the end. whom I have chosen: but that 2 And supper being ended, the scripture may be fulfilled, the devil having now put into He that eateth bread with me the heart of Judas Iscariot, Si- hath lifted up his heel against mon's son, to betray him;

3 Jesus knowing that the Fa 19 Now I tell you before it come, ther had given all things into his that, when it is come to pass, hands, and that he was come ye may believe that I am he. from God, and went to God; 20 Verily, verily, I say unto 4 He riseth froin supper, and you, He that receiveth whomlaid aside his garments; and soever I send receiveth me; took a towel.and girded himself. and he that receiveth me re6 After that he poureth water ceiveth him that sent me. into a basin, and began to wash 21 When Jesus had thus said, the disciples' feet, and to wipe he was troubled in spirit, and them with the towel wherewith testified, and said, Verily, verihe was girded.

ly, I say unto you, that one of 6 Then cometh he to Simon you shall betray me. Peter: and Peter saith unto him, 22 Then the disciples looked Lord, dost thou wash my feet? one on another, doubting of

7 Jesus answered and said unto whom he spake. him, What I do thou knowest 23 Now there was leaning on not now; but thou shalt know Jesus' bosom one of his discihereafter

ples, whom Jesus loved. 8 Peter saith unto him, Thou 24 Simon Peter therefore beckshalt never wash my feet. Jesus oned to him, that he should ask answered him, If I wash thee who it should be of whom he not, thou hast no part with me. spake. 9 Simon Peter saith unto him, 25 He then lying on Jesus' Lord, not my feet only, but also breast saith unto him, Lord, my hands and my head.

who is it? 10 Jesus saith to him, He that 26 Jesus answered, He it is, is washed needeth not save to to whom I shall give a sop, wash his feet, but is clean every when I have dipped it. And whit: and ye are clean, but not when he had dipped the sop, he all.

gave it to Judas Iscariot, the son 11 For he knew who should be-I of Simon.

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A new commandment. ST. JOHN. Jesus answereth Philip.

27 And after the sop Satan en 3 And if I go and prepare & tered into him. Then said Je-place for you, I will come again, sus unto him, That thou doest, and receive you unto myself; do quickly.

that where I am, there ye may 28 Now no man at the table be also. knew for what intent he spake 4 And whither I go ye know, this unto him.

and the way ye know. 29 For some of them thought, 5 Thomas saith unto him, because Judas had the bag, that Lord, we know not whither Jesus had said unto him, Buy thou goest; and how can we those things that we have need know the way? of against the feast; or, that he 6 Jesus saith unto him, I am should give something to the poor. the way, the truth, and the life: 30 He then, having received no man cometh unto the Father, the sop, went immediately out; but by me. and it was night.

7 If ye had known me, ye 31 Therefore, when he was should have known my Father gone out, Jesus said, Now is the also: and from henceforth ye Son of man glorified, and God know him, and have seen him. is glorified in him.

8 Philip saith unto him, Lord, 32 If God be glorified in him, shew us the Father, and it sufGod shall also glorify him in ficeth us. himself, and shall straightway 9 Jesus saith unto him, Have glorify him.

I been so long time with you, 33 Little children, yet a little and yet hast thou not known while I am with you. Ye shall me, Philip! he that hath seen seek me; and as I said unto the me hath seen the Father; and Jews, Whither I go, ye cannot how sayest thou then, Shew us come; so now I say to you. the Father?

34 A new commandment 1 10 Believest thou not that I am give unto you, That ye love one in the Father, and the Fatherin another; a3 I have loved you, me? the words that I speak un. that ye also love one another. to you I speak not of myself: 35 By this shall all men know but the Father that dwelleth in that ye are my disciples, if ye me, he doeth the works. have love one to another. 11 Believe me that I am in the 36 Simon Peter said unto him, Father, and the Father in me: Lord, whither goest thou! Je- or else believe me for the very sus answered him, Whither I works' sake. go, thou canst not follow me 12 Verily, verily, I say unto now; but thou shalt follow me you, He that believeth on me, afterwards.

the works that I do shall he do 37 Peter said unto him, Lord, also; and greater works than why cannot I follow thee now? these shall he do; because I go I will lay down my life for thy unto my Father. sake.

13 And whatsoever ye shall 38 Jesus answered him, Wilt ask in my name, that will I do thou lay down thy life for my that the Father may be glorifi. sake ?Verily, verily, I say unto ed in the Son, thee, The cock shall not crow, 14 If ye shall ask any thing in till thou hast denied me thrice. my name, I will do it. CHAPTER XIV.

15 If ye love me, keep my Christ comforteth his disciples. commandments. LET not your heart be troubled: 16 And I will pray the Father,

ye believe in God, believe and he shall give you another also in me.

Comforter, that he may abide 2 In my Father's house are with you for ever; many mansions: if it were not 17 Even the Spirit of truth; so, I would have told you. I go whom the world cannot reto prepare a place for you. ceive, because it seeth him not,

ye sei mais because I live, ye I AM the true wipe, and my

The Comforter promised. ST. JOHN. Jesus the true vine. neither knoweth him: but ye 31 But that the world may know him; for he dwelleth

with know that I love the Father; you, and shall be in you.

and as the Father gave me 18 I will not leave you com- commandment, even so I do. fortless: I will come to you. Arise, let us go hence. 19 Yet a little while, and the

CHAPTER XV. world seeth me no more ; but Christ comforteth his disciples. shall live also

husband man 20 At that day ye shall know 2 Every branch in me that bearthat I am in my Father, and ye eth not fruit he taketh away: in me, and I in you.

and every branch that beareth 21 He that hath my command- fruit, he purgeth it, that it may ments, and keepeth them, he it bring forth more fruit. is that loveth me: and he that 3 Now ye are clean through loveth me shall be loved of my the word which I have spoken Father, and I will love him, unto you. and will manifest myself to him. 4 Abide in me, and I in you. 22 Judas saith unto him, not As the branch cannot bear fruit Iscariot, Lord, how is it thas of itself, except it abide in the thou wilt manifest thyself unto vine; no more can ye, except us, and not unto the world? ye abide in me.

23 Jesus answered and said 6 I am the vine, ye are the unto him, If a man love me, he branches. He that abideth in will keep my words: and my me, and I in him, the same Father will love him, and we bringeth forth much fruit; for will come unto him, and make without me ye can do nothing. our abode with him.

6 It a man abide not in me, 24. He that loveth me not he is cast forth as a branch, and keepeth not my sayings:

and the is withered ; and men gather word which ye hear is not mine, them, and cast them into the but the Father's which sent me. fire, and they are burned. 25 These things have I spoken un 7 If ye abide in me, and my to you, being yet present with you. words abide in you, ye shall 26 But the Comforter, which is ask what ye will, and it shall the Holy Ghost, whom the Fa- be done unto you. ther will send in my name, he 8 Herein is my Father glori. shall teach you all things, and fied, that ye bear much fruit; bring all things to your remem- so shall ye be my disciples. brance, whatsoever I have said 9 As the Father hath loved unto you.

me, so have I loved you: con27 Peace I leave with you, my tinue ye in my love. peace I give unto you: not as 10 If ye keep my command. the world giveth, give I unto ments, ye shall abide in my you. Let not your heart be love; even as I have kept my troubled, neither let it be afraid. Father's commandments, and 28 Ye have heard how I said abide in his love. unto you, I go away, and come 11 These things have I spoken again unto you. If ye loved unto you, that my joy might me, ye would rejoice, because remain in you, and that your I said, I go unto the Father: for joy might be full. my Father is greater than I. 12 This is my commandment, 29 And now I have told you That ye love one another, as I before it come to pass, that, have loved you. when it is come to pass, ye 13 Greater love hath no man might believe.

than this, that a man lay down 30 Hereafter I will not talk his life for his friends. much with you : for the prince 14 Ye are my friends, if ye do of this world cometh, and hath whatsoever I command you. nothing in me.

15 Henceforth I call you not se,

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Mutual love urged. ST. JOHN. Persecutions foretold. vants; for the servant knoweth

CHAPTER XVI. not what his lord doeth : but I The Holy Ghost promised. have called you friends for all THESE things have I spoken things that I have heard of my unto you, that ye should not Father I have made known un- be offended. to you.

2 They shall put you out of 16 Ye have not chosen me, but the synagogues: yea, the time I have chosen you, and ordain: cometh, that whosoever killeth ed you, that ye should go and you will think that he doeth bring forth fruit, and that your God service. fruit should renain; that what. 3 And these things will they soever ye shall ask of the Father do unto you, because they have in my name, he may give it you. not known the Father, nor me.

17 These things I command 4 But these things have I told you, that ye love one another. you, that when the time shall

18 'If the world hate you, ye come, ye may remember that I know that it hated me before it told you of them. And these hated you.

things I said not unto you at 19 If ye were of the world, the the beginning, because I was world would love his own; but with you. because ye are not of the world, 5 But now I go my way to him but I have chosen you out of the that sent me, and none of you world, therefore the world hat- asketh me, Whither goest thou? eth you.

6 But because I have said these 20 Remember the word that I things unto you, sorrow hath said unto you, The servant is filled your heart. notgreater than his lord. If they 7 Nevertheless I tell you the have persecuted me, they will truth; It is expedient for you also persecute you; if they have that I go away: for if I go not kept my saying, they will keep away, the Comforter will not yours also.

come unto you; but if I depart, 21 But all these things will I will send him unto you. they do unto you for my name's 8 And when he is come, he sake, because they know not will reprove the world of sin, him that sent me.

and of righteousness, and of 22 If I had not come and spo- judgment: ken unto them, they had not had 9 Of sin, because they believe sin; but now they have no not on me; cloak for their sin.

10 Of righteousness, because 23 He that hateth me hateth I go to my Father, and ye see my Father also.

me no more ; 24 If I had not done among them 11 Of judgment, because the the works which none other prince of this world is judged. man did, they had not had sin; 12 I have yet many things to but now have they both seen say unto you, but ye cannot and hated both me and my bear them now. Father.

13 How beit when he, the Spir25 But this cometh to pass, that it of truth, is come, he will the word might be fulfilled that guide you into all truth: for he is written in their law, They shall not speak of himselt; but hated me without a cause. whatsoever he shall hear, that 26 But when the Comforter is shall he speak: and he will shew come, whom I will send unto you things to come. you from the Father, even the 14 He shall glorify me: for he Spirit of truth, which proceed shall receive of mine, and shall eth from the Father, he shall shew it unto you. testify of me:

15 All things that the Father 27 And ye also shall bear wit- hath are mine : therefore said ness, because ye have been that he shall take of mine, and with me from the beginning. shall shew it unto you.

Asking in Jesus' name. ST. JOHN. The prayer of Christ.

16 A little while, and ye shall | 28 I came forth from the Fa. not see me: and again, a little ther, and amcome into the world: while, and ye shall see me, be- again, I leave the world, and go cause I go to the Father.

to the Father. 17 Then said some of his disci 29 His disciples said unto him, ples among themselves, What Lo, now speakest thou plainly, is this that he saith unto us, A and speakest no proverb. little while, and ye shall not see 30 Now are we sure that thoa me: and again, a little while, knowest all things, and needest and ye shall see me: and, Be- not that any man should ask thee: cause I go to the Father? by this we believe that thou 18 They said therefore, What is camest forth from God. this that he saith, A little while ? 31 Jesus answered them, Do we cannot tell what he saith. ye now believe? 19 Now Jesus knew that they 32 Behold, the hour cometh, were desirous to ask him, and yea, is now come, that ye shall said unto them. Do ye inquire be scattered, every man to his among yourselves of that I said, own, and shall leave me alone : A little while, and ye shall not and yet I am not alone, because see me: and again, a little while, the Father is with me. and ye shall see me?

33 These things I have spoken 20 Verily, verily, I say unto you, unto you, that in me ye might That ye shall weep and lament, have peace. In the world ye but the world shall rejoice; and shall have tribulation: but be of ye shall be sorrowful, but your good cheer; I have overcome sorrow shall be turned into joy. the world. 21 A woman when she is in

CHAPTER XVII. travail hath sorrow, because her Christ's prayer to the Father, is delivered of the child, she te THESE words spake Jesus, membereth no more the anguish, ven, and said, Father, the hour for joy that a man is born into is come; glorify thy Son, that the world.

thy Son also may glorify thee: 22 And ye now therefore have 2 As thou hast given him powsorrow: but I will see you again, er over all flesh, that he should and your heart shall rejoice, and give eternal life to as many as your joy no inan taketh from you. thou hast given him.

23 And in that day ye shall ask 3 And this is lite eternal, that
me nothing. Verily, verily, I they might know thee the only
say unto you, Whatsoever ye true God, and Jesus Christ,
shall ask the Father in my name, whom thou hast sent.
he will give it you.

4 I have glorified thee on the 24 Hitherto have ye asked no-earth: I have finished the work thing in my name: ask, and ye which thou gavest me to do. shall receive, that your joy may 5 And now, Father,

glorify be full.

thou me with thine own self 25 These things have I spoken with the glory which I had with unto you in proverbs: but the thee before the world was. time cometh, when I shall no 6 I have manifested thy name more speak unto you in prov- unto the men which thou gavest erbs, but I shall shew you plain- me out of the world: thine they ly of the Father.

were, and thou gavest them me; 26 At that day ye shall ask in and they have kept thy word. my name: and I say not unto 7 Now they have known that you, that I will pray the Father all things whatsoever thou hast for you:

given me are of thee. 27 For the Father himself lov-8 For I have given unto them eth you, because ye have loved the words which thou gavest me, and have believed that I me; and they have received came out from God.

them, and have known surely

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