1 And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, and it
2 And Joshua walked in the temple in Solomon's
3 Then came the Jews round about him, and said unto
him, How long dost thou make us to doubt? If thou be the Christ, tell us
4 Joshua answered them, I
told you, and ye believed not: the works that I do in my Father's name, they
bear witness of me.
ye believe not, because ye are not of my sheep, as I said unto you.
sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me:
7 And I give unto them
eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out
of my hand.
Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck
them out of my Father's hand.
and my Father are one.
10 Then the Jews took up stones again to stone him.
11 Joshua answered them, Many good works have I shewed you from my Father; for which of those works do ye
12 The Jews answered him, saying, For a good work we stone
thee not; but for blasphemy; and because that thou, being a man, makest thyself
13 Joshua answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, Ye are gods?
he called them gods, unto whom the word of God came, and the scripture cannot be
ye of him, whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou
blasphemest; because I said, I am the Son of God?
I do not the works of my Father, believe me not.
if I do, though ye believe not me, believe the works: that ye may know, and
believe, that the Father is in me, and I in him.
18 Therefore they sought again to take him: but he escaped out of their hand,
19 And went away again beyond Jordan into the place where
John at first baptized; and there he abode.
20 And many
resorted unto him, and said, John did no miracle: but all things that John spake
of this man were true.
21 And many believed on him