22Because Moses gave you the commandment about circumcision (although it wasn't Moses but the patriarchs), you circumcise a man on the Sabbath.23If a man can be circumcised on the Sabbath without breaking Moses' Law, why are you angry with me because I made an entire man well on the Sabbath?24Don't judge according to appearances. Judge with right judgment."
Some people from Jerusalem said, "Isn't he the one they want to kill?
Here he is, speaking in public, yet they aren't saying anything to him. Could it be that our leaders actually think he is the Christ?
We know where he is from, but when the Christ comes, no one will know where he is from."
While Jesus was teaching in the temple, he exclaimed, "You know me and where I am from. I haven't come on my own. The one who sent me is true, and you don't know him.29I know him because I am from him and he sent me."
So they wanted to seize Jesus, but they couldn't because his time hadn't yet come.
Many from that crowd believed in Jesus. They said, "When the Christ comes, will he do more miraculous signs than this man does?"
The Pharisees heard the crowd whispering such things about Jesus, and the chief priests and Pharisees sent guards to arrest him.