After these thinges cam Iesus and his disciples into the Iewes londe and ther he haunted with them and baptised.
And Iohn also baptised in Enon besydes Salim because ther was moche water there and they came and were baptised.
For Iohn was not yet cast into preson.
And ther arose a questio bitwene Iohns disciples and the Iewes about purifiynge.
And they came vnto Iohn and sayde vnto him: Rabbi he that was with the beyonde Iordan to whom thou barest witnes. Beholde the same baptyseth and all me come to him.
Iohn answered and sayde: a man can receave no thinge at all except it be geve him fro heaven.
Ye youre selves are witnesses how that I sayde: I am not Christ but am sent before him.
He that hath the bryde is the brydegrome. But the frende of the brydegrome which stondeth by and heareth him reioyseth greately of the brydgromes voyce. Tis my ioye is fulfilled.
He must increace: and I muste decreace.
He that commeth from an hye is above all: He that is of ye erth is of the erth and speaketh of the erth. He that cometh from heaven is above all
and what he hath sene and hearde: that he testifieth: but no man receaveth his testimonye.
How be it he that hath receaved hys testimonye hath set to his seale that God is true.
For he whom God hath sent speaketh the wordes of God. For God geveth not the sprete by measure.
The father loveth the sonne and hath geven all thinges into his honde.
He that beleveth on the sonne hath everlastynge lyfe: and he that beleveth not the sonne shall not se lyfe but the wrathe of God abydeth on him.