But some of them said, "Could not he who opened the eyes of the blind man1 have kept this man from dying?"2
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Jesus, once more deeply moved,3 came to the tomb. It was a cave with a stone laid across the entrance.4
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"Take away the stone," he said. "But, Lord," said Martha, the sister of the dead man, "by this time there is a bad odor, for he has been there four days."5
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Then Jesus said, "Did I not tell you that if you believed,6 you would see the glory of God?"7
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So they took away the stone. Then Jesus looked up8 and said, "Father,9 I thank you that you have heard me.
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I knew that you always hear me, but I said this for the benefit of the people standing here,10 that they may believe that you sent me."11
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When he had said this, Jesus called in a loud voice, "Lazarus, come out!"12
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The dead man came out, his hands and feet wrapped with strips of linen,13 and a cloth around his face.14 Jesus said to them, "Take off the grave clothes and let him go."
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Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary,15 and had seen what Jesus did,16 put their faith in him.17
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But some of them went to the Pharisees and told them what Jesus had done.
Then the chief priests and the Pharisees18 called a meeting19 of the Sanhedrin.20 "What are we accomplishing?" they asked. "Here is this man performing many miraculous signs.21
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