John 13:2-17 NIV

2 The evening meal was being served, and the devil had already prompted Judas Iscariot, son of Simon, to betray Jesus.1

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3 Jesus knew that the Father had put all things under his power,2 and that he had come from God3 and was returning to God;

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4 so he got up from the meal, took off his outer clothing, and wrapped a towel around his waist.4

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5 After that, he poured water into a basin and began to wash his disciples' feet,5 drying them with the towel that was wrapped around him.

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6 He came to Simon Peter, who said to him, "Lord, are you going to wash my feet?"
7 Jesus replied, "You do not realize now what I am doing, but later you will understand."6

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      8 "No," said Peter, "you shall never wash my feet." Jesus answered, "Unless I wash you, you have no part with me."
      9 "Then, Lord," Simon Peter replied, "not just my feet but my hands and my head as well!"
      10 Jesus answered, "A person who has had a bath needs only to wash his feet; his whole body is clean. And you are clean,7 though not every one of you."8

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          11 For he knew who was going to betray him,9 and that was why he said not every one was clean.

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          12 When he had finished washing their feet, he put on his clothes and returned to his place. "Do you understand what I have done for you?" he asked them.
          13 "You call me 'Teacher'10 and 'Lord,'11 and rightly so, for that is what I am.

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          14 Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another's feet.12

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          15 I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you.13

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          16 I tell you the truth, no servant is greater than his master,14 nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him.

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          17 Now that you know these things, you will be blessed if you do them.15

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