John 7:3-10 NIV

3 Jesus' brothers1 said to him, "You ought to leave here and go to Judea, so that your disciples may see the miracles you do.

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4 No one who wants to become a public figure acts in secret. Since you are doing these things, show yourself to the world."
5 For even his own brothers did not believe in him.2

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6 Therefore Jesus told them, "The right time3 for me has not yet come; for you any time is right.

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7 The world cannot hate you, but it hates me4 because I testify that what it does is evil.5

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8 You go to the Feast. I am not yeta going up to this Feast, because for me the right time6 has not yet come."

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    • a 7:8 - Some early manuscripts do not have "yet."
      9 Having said this, he stayed in Galilee.
      10 However, after his brothers had left for the Feast, he went also, not publicly, but in secret.