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John 8

NIV 1 But Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. NIV 1 But Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. NIV 2 At dawn he appeared again in the temple courts, where all the people gathered around him, and he sat down to teach them. NIV 2 At dawn he appeared again in the temple courts, where all the people gathered around him, and he sat down to teach them. NIV 3 The teachers of the law and the Pharisees brought in a woman caught in adultery. They made her stand before the group NIV 3 The teachers of the law and the Pharisees brought in a woman caught in adultery. They made her stand before the group NIV 4 and said to Jesus, "Teacher, this woman was caught in the act of adultery. NIV 4 and said to Jesus, "Teacher, this woman was caught in the act of adultery. NIV 5 In the Law Moses commanded us to stone such women. Now what do you say?" NIV 5 In the Law Moses commanded us to stone such women. Now what do you say?" NIV 6 They were using this question as a trap, in order to have a basis for accusing him. But Jesus bent down and started to write on the ground with his finger. NIV 6 They were using this question as a trap, in order to have a basis for accusing him. But Jesus bent down and started to write on the ground with his finger. NIV 7 When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, "If any one of you is without sin, let him be the first to throw a stone at her." NIV 7 When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, "If any one of you is without sin, let him be the first to throw a stone at her." NIV 8 Again he stooped down and wrote on the ground. NIV 8 Again he stooped down and wrote on the ground. NIV 9 At this, those who heard began to go away one at a time, the older ones first, until only Jesus was left, with the woman still standing there. NIV 9 At this, those who heard began to go away one at a time, the older ones first, until only Jesus was left, with the woman still standing there. NIV 10 Jesus straightened up and asked her, "Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?" NIV 10 Jesus straightened up and asked her, "Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?" NIV 11 "No one, sir," she said. "Then neither do I condemn you," Jesus declared. "Go now and leave your life of sin." NIV 11 "No one, sir," she said. "Then neither do I condemn you," Jesus declared. "Go now and leave your life of sin." NIV 12 When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." NIV 12 When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." NIV 13 The Pharisees challenged him, "Here you are, appearing as your own witness; your testimony is not valid." NIV 13 The Pharisees challenged him, "Here you are, appearing as your own witness; your testimony is not valid." NIV 14 Jesus answered, "Even if I testify on my own behalf, my testimony is valid, for I know where I came from and where I am going. But you have no idea where I come from or where I am going. NIV 14 Jesus answered, "Even if I testify on my own behalf, my testimony is valid, for I know where I came from and where I am going. But you have no idea where I come from or where I am going. NIV 15 You judge by human standards; I pass judgment on no one. NIV 15 You judge by human standards; I pass judgment on no one. NIV 16 But if I do judge, my decisions are right, because I am not alone. I stand with the Father, who sent me. NIV 16 But if I do judge, my decisions are right, because I am not alone. I stand with the Father, who sent me. NIV 17 In your own Law it is written that the testimony of two men is valid. NIV 17 In your own Law it is written that the testimony of two men is valid. NIV 18 I am one who testifies for myself; my other witness is the Father, who sent me." NIV 18 I am one who testifies for myself; my other witness is the Father, who sent me." NIV 19 Then they asked him, "Where is your father?" "You do not know me or my Father," Jesus replied. "If you knew me, you would know my Father also." NIV 19 Then they asked him, "Where is your father?" "You do not know me or my Father," Jesus replied. "If you knew me, you would know my Father also." NIV 20 He spoke these words while teaching in the temple area near the place where the offerings were put. Yet no one seized him, because his time had not yet come. NIV 20 He spoke these words while teaching in the temple area near the place where the offerings were put. Yet no one seized him, because his time had not yet come. NIV 21 Once more Jesus said to them, "I am going away, and you will look for me, and you will die in your sin. Where I go, you cannot come." NIV 21 Once more Jesus said to them, "I am going away, and you will look for me, and you will die in your sin. Where I go, you cannot come." NIV 22 This made the Jews ask, "Will he kill himself ? Is that why he says, 'Where I go, you cannot come'?" NIV 22 This made the Jews ask, "Will he kill himself ? Is that why he says, 'Where I go, you cannot come'?" NIV 23 But he continued, "You are from below; I am from above. You are of this world; I am not of this world. NIV 23 But he continued, "You are from below; I am from above. You are of this world; I am not of this world. NIV 24 I told you that you would die in your sins; if you do not believe that I am [the one I claim to be], you will indeed die in your sins." NIV 24 I told you that you would die in your sins; if you do not believe that I am [the one I claim to be], you will indeed die in your sins." NIV 25 "Who are you?" they asked. "Just what I have been claiming all along," Jesus replied. NIV 25 "Who are you?" they asked. "Just what I have been claiming all along," Jesus replied. NIV 26 "I have much to say in judgment of you. But he who sent me is reliable, and what I have heard from him I tell the world." NIV 26 "I have much to say in judgment of you. But he who sent me is reliable, and what I have heard from him I tell the world." NIV 27 They did not understand that he was telling them about his Father. NIV 27 They did not understand that he was telling them about his Father. NIV 28 So Jesus said, "When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will know that I am [the one I claim to be] and that I do nothing on my own but speak just what the Father has taught me. NIV 28 So Jesus said, "When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will know that I am [the one I claim to be] and that I do nothing on my own but speak just what the Father has taught me. NIV 29 The one who sent me is with me; he has not left me alone, for I always do what pleases him." NIV 29 The one who sent me is with me; he has not left me alone, for I always do what pleases him." NIV 30 Even as he spoke, many put their faith in him. NIV 30 Even as he spoke, many put their faith in him. NIV 31 To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, "If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. NIV 31 To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, "If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. NIV 32 Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free." NIV 32 Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free." NIV 33 They answered him, "We are Abraham's descendants and have never been slaves of anyone. How can you say that we shall be set free?" NIV 33 They answered him, "We are Abraham's descendants and have never been slaves of anyone. How can you say that we shall be set free?" NIV 34 Jesus replied, "I tell you the truth, everyone who sins is a slave to sin. NIV 34 Jesus replied, "I tell you the truth, everyone who sins is a slave to sin. NIV 35 Now a slave has no permanent place in the family, but a son belongs to it forever. NIV 35 Now a slave has no permanent place in the family, but a son belongs to it forever. NIV 36 So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. NIV 36 So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. NIV 37 I know you are Abraham's descendants. Yet you are ready to kill me, because you have no room for my word. NIV 37 I know you are Abraham's descendants. Yet you are ready to kill me, because you have no room for my word. NIV 38 I am telling you what I have seen in the Father's presence, and you do what you have heard from your father. " NIV 38 I am telling you what I have seen in the Father's presence, and you do what you have heard from your father. " NIV 39 "Abraham is our father," they answered. "If you were Abraham's children," said Jesus, "then you would do the things Abraham did. NIV 39 "Abraham is our father," they answered. "If you were Abraham's children," said Jesus, "then you would do the things Abraham did. NIV 40 As it is, you are determined to kill me, a man who has told you the truth that I heard from God. Abraham did not do such things. NIV 40 As it is, you are determined to kill me, a man who has told you the truth that I heard from God. Abraham did not do such things. NIV 41 You are doing the things your own father does." "We are not illegitimate children," they protested. "The only Father we have is God himself." NIV 41 You are doing the things your own father does." "We are not illegitimate children," they protested. "The only Father we have is God himself." NIV 42 Jesus said to them, "If God were your Father, you would love me, for I came from God and now am here. I have not come on my own; but he sent me. NIV 42 Jesus said to them, "If God were your Father, you would love me, for I came from God and now am here. I have not come on my own; but he sent me. NIV 43 Why is my language not clear to you? Because you are unable to hear what I say. NIV 43 Why is my language not clear to you? Because you are unable to hear what I say. NIV 44 You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father's desire. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks his native language, for he is a liar and the father of lies. NIV 44 You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father's desire. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks his native language, for he is a liar and the father of lies. NIV 45 Yet because I tell the truth, you do not believe me! NIV 45 Yet because I tell the truth, you do not believe me! NIV 46 Can any of you prove me guilty of sin? If I am telling the truth, why don't you believe me? NIV 46 Can any of you prove me guilty of sin? If I am telling the truth, why don't you believe me? NIV 47 He who belongs to God hears what God says. The reason you do not hear is that you do not belong to God." NIV 47 He who belongs to God hears what God says. The reason you do not hear is that you do not belong to God." NIV 48 The Jews answered him, "Aren't we right in saying that you are a Samaritan and demon-possessed?" NIV 48 The Jews answered him, "Aren't we right in saying that you are a Samaritan and demon-possessed?" NIV 49 "I am not possessed by a demon," said Jesus, "but I honor my Father and you dishonor me. NIV 49 "I am not possessed by a demon," said Jesus, "but I honor my Father and you dishonor me. NIV 50 I am not seeking glory for myself; but there is one who seeks it, and he is the judge. NIV 50 I am not seeking glory for myself; but there is one who seeks it, and he is the judge. NIV 51 I tell you the truth, if anyone keeps my word, he will never see death." NIV 51 I tell you the truth, if anyone keeps my word, he will never see death." NIV 52 At this the Jews exclaimed, "Now we know that you are demon-possessed! Abraham died and so did the prophets, yet you say that if anyone keeps your word, he will never taste death. NIV 52 At this the Jews exclaimed, "Now we know that you are demon-possessed! Abraham died and so did the prophets, yet you say that if anyone keeps your word, he will never taste death. NIV 53 Are you greater than our father Abraham? He died, and so did the prophets. Who do you think you are?" NIV 53 Are you greater than our father Abraham? He died, and so did the prophets. Who do you think you are?" NIV 54 Jesus replied, "If I glorify myself, my glory means nothing. My Father, whom you claim as your God, is the one who glorifies me. NIV 54 Jesus replied, "If I glorify myself, my glory means nothing. My Father, whom you claim as your God, is the one who glorifies me. NIV 55 Though you do not know him, I know him. If I said I did not, I would be a liar like you, but I do know him and keep his word. NIV 55 Though you do not know him, I know him. If I said I did not, I would be a liar like you, but I do know him and keep his word. NIV 56 Your father Abraham rejoiced at the thought of seeing my day; he saw it and was glad." NIV 56 Your father Abraham rejoiced at the thought of seeing my day; he saw it and was glad." NIV 57 "You are not yet fifty years old," the Jews said to him, "and you have seen Abraham!" NIV 57 "You are not yet fifty years old," the Jews said to him, "and you have seen Abraham!" NIV 58 "I tell you the truth," Jesus answered, "before Abraham was born, I am!" NIV 58 "I tell you the truth," Jesus answered, "before Abraham was born, I am!" NIV 59 At this, they picked up stones to stone him, but Jesus hid himself, slipping away from the temple grounds. NIV 59 At this, they picked up stones to stone him, but Jesus hid himself, slipping away from the temple grounds.