John 6:18-28 NIV

18 A strong wind was blowing and the waters grew rough.
19 When they had rowed three or three and a half miles,a they saw Jesus approaching the boat, walking on the water;1 and they were terrified.

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    • b 6:19 - Greek "rowed twenty-five or thirty stadia" (about 5 or 6 kilometers)
      20 But he said to them, "It is I; don't be afraid."2

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      21 Then they were willing to take him into the boat, and immediately the boat reached the shore where they were heading.
      22 The next day the crowd that had stayed on the opposite shore of the lake3 realized that only one boat had been there, and that Jesus had not entered it with his disciples, but that they had gone away alone.4

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          23 Then some boats from Tiberias5 landed near the place where the people had eaten the bread after the Lord had given thanks.6

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              24 Once the crowd realized that neither Jesus nor his disciples were there, they got into the boats and went to Capernaum in search of Jesus.

              Jesus the Bread of Life

              25 When they found him on the other side of the lake, they asked him, "Rabbi,7 when did you get here?"

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              26 Jesus answered, "I tell you the truth, you are looking for me,8 not because you saw miraculous signs9 but because you ate the loaves and had your fill.

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                  27 Do not work for food that spoils, but for food that endures10 to eternal life,11 which the Son of Man12 will give you. On him God the Father has placed his seal13 of approval."

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                  28 Then they asked him, "What must we do to do the works God requires?"