John 10:24-42 NAS

24 1The Jews then gathered around Him, and were saying to Him, "How long * awill You keep us in suspense *? If You are bthe Christ, tell us 2plainly."

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    • Ù 10:24 - Lit "do You lift up our soul"
    • Ú 10:24 - I.e. the Messiah
      25 Jesus answered them, "3I told you, and you do not believe; 4the works that I do in My Father's name, these testify of Me.

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      26 "But you do not believe because 5you are not of My sheep.

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      27 "My sheep 6hear My voice, and 7I know them, and they follow Me;

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      28 and I give 8eternal life to them, and they will never * perish; and 9no one will snatch them out of My hand.

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      29 "cMy Father, who has given them to Me, is greater than all; and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father's hand.

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        • Û 10:29 - One early ms reads "What My Father has given Me is greater than all"
          30 "10I and the Father are done."

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            • Ü 10:30 - Or "a unity;" or "one essence"
              31 The Jews 11picked up stones again to stone Him.

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              32 Jesus answered them, "I showed you many good works from the Father; for which of them are you stoning Me?"
              33 The Jews answered Him, "For a good work we do not stone You, but for 12blasphemy; and because You, being a man, 13make Yourself out to be God."

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              34 Jesus answered them, "Has it not been written in 14your 15Law, '16I SAID, YOU ARE GODS '?

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              35 "If he called them gods, to whom the word of God came (and the Scripture cannot * be broken ),
              36 o you say of Him, whom the Father 17sanctified and 18sent into the world, 'You are blaspheming,' because I said, '19I am the Son of God '?

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              37 "20If I do not do the works of My Father, do not believe Me;

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              38 but if I do them, though you do not believe Me, believe 21the works, so that you may eknow and understand that 22the Father is in Me, and I in the Father."

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                • Ý 10:38 - Lit "know and continue knowing"
                  39 Therefore 23they were seeking again to seize Him, and 24He eluded their grasp.

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                  40 And He went away 25again beyond the Jordan to the place where John was first baptizing, and He was staying there.

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                  41 Many came to Him and were saying, "While John performed no 26sign, yet 27everything John said about this man was true."

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                  42 28Many believed in Him there.

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