23John also was baptizing in Aenon near Salim, because there was much water there; and people were coming and were being baptized -24for John had not yet been thrown into prison.25Therefore there arose a discussion on the part of John's disciples with a Jew about purification.26And they came to John and said to him, "Rabbi, He who was with you beyond the Jordan, to whom you have testified, behold, He is baptizing and all are coming to Him."27John answered and said, "A man can receive nothing unless it has been given him from heaven.
36"But the testimony which I have is greater than the testimony of John; for the works which the Father has given Me to accomplish -the very works that I do -testify about Me, that the Father has sent Me.
40And He went away again beyond the Jordan to the place where John was first baptizing, and He was staying there.41Many came to Him and were saying, "While John performed no sign, yet everything John said about this man was true."
15So when they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these?" He said to Him, "Yes, Lord ; You know that I love You." He said to him, "Tend My lambs."16He said to him again a second time, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me?" He said to Him, "Yes, Lord ; You know that I love You." He said to him, "Shepherd My sheep."17He said to him the third time, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me?" Peter was grieved because He said to him the third time, "Do you love Me?" And he said to Him, "Lord , You know all things; You know that I love You." Jesus said to him, "Tend My sheep.