Jesus replied, "The hour1 has come for the Son of Man to be glorified.2
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I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies,3 it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds.
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The man who loves his life will lose it, while the man who hates his life in this world will keep it4 for eternal life.5
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Whoever serves me must follow me; and where I am, my servant also will be.6 My Father will honor the one who serves me.
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"Now my heart is troubled,7 and what shall I say? 'Father,8 save me from this hour'?9 No, it was for this very reason I came to this hour.
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Father, glorify your name!" Then a voice came from heaven,10 "I have glorified it, and will glorify it again."
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The crowd that was there and heard it said it had thundered; others said an angel had spoken to him.
Jesus said, "This voice was for your benefit,11 not mine.
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Now is the time for judgment on this world;12 now the prince of this world13 will be driven out.
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But I, when I am lifted up from the earth,14 will draw all men to myself."15
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He said this to show the kind of death he was going to die.16
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