But he said to them, "It is I; don't be afraid."1
Then they were willing to take him into the boat, and immediately the boat reached the shore where they were heading.
The next day the crowd that had stayed on the opposite shore of the lake2 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.3
Then some boats from Tiberias4 landed near the place where the people had eaten the bread after the Lord had given thanks.5
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.
When they found him on the other side of the lake, they asked him, "Rabbi,6 when did you get here?"
Jesus answered, "I tell you the truth, you are looking for me,7 not because you saw miraculous signs8 but because you ate the loaves and had your fill.
Do not work for food that spoils, but for food that endures9 to eternal life,10 which the Son of Man11 will give you. On him God the Father has placed his seal12 of approval."
Then they asked him, "What must we do to do the works God requires?"
Jesus answered, "The work of God is this: to believe13 in the one he has sent."14
So they asked him, "What miraculous sign15 then will you give that we may see it and believe you?16 What will you do?