John 8:51-59 NIV

51 I tell you the truth, if anyone keeps my word, he will never see death."1

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52 At this the Jews exclaimed, "Now we know that you are demon-possessed!2 Abraham died and so did the prophets, yet you say that if anyone keeps your word, he will never taste death.

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      53 Are you greater than our father Abraham?3 He died, and so did the prophets. Who do you think you are?"

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      54 Jesus replied, "If I glorify myself,4 my glory means nothing. My Father, whom you claim as your God, is the one who glorifies me.5

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      55 Though you do not know him,6 I know him.7 If I said I did not, I would be a liar like you, but I do know him and keep his word.8

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      56 Your father Abraham9 rejoiced at the thought of seeing my day; he saw it10 and was glad."

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      57 "You are not yet fifty years old," the Jews said to him, "and you have seen Abraham!"
      58 "I tell you the truth," Jesus answered, "before Abraham was born,11 I am!"12

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      59 At this, they picked up stones to stone him,13 but Jesus hid himself,14 slipping away from the temple grounds.

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