John 7:19-29 NIV

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.”

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Division Over Who Jesus Is

25 At that point some of the people of Jerusalem began to ask, “Isn’t this the man they are trying to kill?

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26 Here he is, speaking publicly, and they are not saying a word to him. Have the authorities really concluded that he is the Messiah?

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      27 But we know where this man is from; when the Messiah comes, no one will know where he is from.”

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      28 Then Jesus, still teaching in the temple courts, cried out, “Yes, you know me, and you know where I am from. I am not here on my own authority, but he who sent me is true. You do not know him,

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      29 but I know him because I am from him and he sent me.”

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