The man who enters by the gate is the shepherd of his sheep.1
The watchman opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice.2 He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.3
References for John 10:3
When he has brought out all his own, he goes on ahead of them, and his sheep follow him because they know his voice.4
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