John 7:12-22 NIV

12 Among the crowds there was widespread whispering about him. Some said, "He is a good man." Others replied, "No, he deceives the people."1

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    • 11 7:12 - ver 40,43
      13 But no one would say anything publicly about him for fear of the Jews.2

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      Jesus Teaches at the Feast

      14 Not until halfway through the Feast did Jesus go up to the temple courts and begin to teach.3

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          15 The Jews4 were amazed and asked, "How did this man get such learning5 without having studied?"6

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          16 Jesus answered, "My teaching is not my own. It comes from him who sent me.7

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          17 If anyone chooses to do God's will, he will find out8 whether my teaching comes from God or whether I speak on my own.

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          18 He who speaks on his own does so to gain honor for himself,9 but he who works for the honor of the one who sent him is a man of truth; there is nothing false about him.

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          19 Has not Moses given you the law?10 Yet not one of you keeps the law. Why are you trying to kill me?"11

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          20 "You are demon-possessed,"12 the crowd answered. "Who is trying to kill you?"

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          21 Jesus said to them, "I did one miracle,13 and you are all astonished.

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          22 Yet, because Moses gave you circumcision14 (though actually it did not come from Moses, but from the patriarchs),15 you circumcise a child on the Sabbath.

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