but Jesus went to the Mount of Olives.
1Early in the morning he came again to the temple. All the people came to him, and 2he sat down and taught them.
The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery, and placing her in the midst
they said to him, "Teacher, this woman has been caught in the act of adultery.
Now 3in the Law Moses commanded us 4to stone such women. So what do you say?"
This they said 5to test him, 6that they might have some charge to bring against him. Jesus bent down and wrote with his finger on the ground.