John 1:13-14; John 3:6; John 6:51-56; John 6:63; John 8:15; John 17:2
who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God.
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
"That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.
"I am the living bread that came down out of heaven; if anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever; and the bread also which I will give for the life of the world is My flesh."
Then the Jews began to argue with one another, saying, "How can this man give us His flesh to eat?"
So Jesus said to them, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, you have no life in yourselves.
"He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up on the last day.
"For My flesh is true food, and My blood is true drink.
"He who eats My flesh and drinks My blood abides in Me, and I in him.
"It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing; the words that I have spoken to you are spirit and are life.
"You judge according to the flesh; I am not judging anyone.
even as You gave Him authority over all flesh, that to all whom You have given Him, He may give eternal life.