John 2:13-25 NAS

First Passover--Cleansing the Temple

13 1The Passover of the Jews was near, and Jesus 2went up to Jerusalem.

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14 3And He found in the temple those who were selling oxen and sheep and doves, and the money changers seated at their tables.

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15 And He made a scourge of cords, and drove them all out of the temple, with the sheep and the oxen; and He poured out the coins of the money changers and overturned their tables;
16 and to those who were selling 4the doves He said, "Take these things away; stop making 5My Father's house a aplace of business."

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17 His 6disciples remembered that it was written, "7ZEAL FOR YOUR HOUSE WILL CONSUME ME."

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18 8The Jews then said to Him, "9What sign do You show us bas your authority for doing these things?"

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    • … 2:18 - Lit "that You do these"
      19 Jesus answered them, "10Destroy this ctemple, and in three days I will raise it up."

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      20 11The Jews then said, "It took 12forty-six * * years to build this dtemple, and will You raise it up in three days?"

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        • ‡ 2:20 - Or "sanctuary"
          21 But He was speaking of 13the etemple of His body.

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            • ˆ 2:21 - Or "sanctuary"
              22 So when He was raised from the dead, His 14disciples 15remembered that He said this; and they believed 16the Scripture and the word which Jesus had spoken.

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              23 Now when He was in Jerusalem at 17the Passover, during the feast, many believed in His name, 18observing His signs which He was doing.

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              24 But Jesus, on His part, was not entrusting Himself to them, for 19He knew all men,

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              25 and because He did not need anyone to testify concerning man, 20for He Himself knew what was in man.

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