Jesus Teaches at the Festival

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

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15 The Jews there were amazed and asked, “How did this man get such learning without having been taught?”

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16 Jesus answered, “My teaching is not my own. It comes from the one who sent me.

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17 Anyone who chooses to do the will of God will find out whether my teaching comes from God or whether I speak on my own.

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18 Whoever speaks on their own does so to gain personal glory, but he who seeks the glory 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? Yet not one of you keeps the law. Why are you trying to kill me?”

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

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21 Jesus said to them, “I did one miracle, and you are all amazed.

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

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23 Now if a boy can be circumcised on the Sabbath so that the law of Moses may not be broken, why are you angry with me for healing a man’s whole body on the Sabbath?
24 Stop judging by mere appearances, but instead judge correctly.”