Therefore the soldiers did these things. 1But standing by the cross of Jesus were 2His mother, and His mother's sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and 3Mary Magdalene.
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When Jesus then saw His mother, and 4the disciple whom He loved standing nearby, He said to His mother, "5Woman, behold, your son!"
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Then He said to the disciple, "Behold, your mother!" From that hour the disciple took her into 6his own household.
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After this, Jesus, 7knowing that all things had already been accomplished, 8to fulfill the Scripture, said, "9I am thirsty."
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A jar full of sour wine was standing there; so 10they put a sponge full of the sour wine upon a branch of hyssop and brought it up to His mouth.
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Therefore when Jesus had received the sour wine, He said, "11It is finished!" And He bowed His head and 12gave up His spirit.
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Then the Jews, because it was 13the day of preparation, so that 14the bodies would not remain on the cross on the Sabbath (for that Sabbath was a 15high day ), asked Pilate that their legs might be broken, and that they might be taken away.
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So the soldiers came, and broke the legs of the first man and of the other who was 16crucified with Him;
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but coming to Jesus, when they saw that He was already dead, they did not break His legs.
But one of the soldiers pierced His side with a spear, and immediately 17blood and water came out.
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And he who has seen has 18testified, and his testimony is true; and he knows that he is telling the truth, so that you also may believe.
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