28 So Jesus proclaimed, das he taught in the temple, a“You know me, and you know where I come from. But eI have not come of my own accord. fHe who sent me is true, gand him you do not know.
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About the middle of the feast Jesus went up into the temple and began teaching.
But we know where this man comes from, and when the Christ appears, no one will know where he comes from.”
Jesus said to them, “If God were your Father, you would love me, for I came from God and I am here. I came not of my own accord, but he sent me.
I have come in my Father’s name, and you do not receive me. If another comes in his own name, you will receive him.
I have much to say about you and much to judge, but he who sent me is true, and I declare to the world what I have heard from him.”
They said to him therefore, “Where is your Father?” Jesus answered, “You know neither me nor my Father. If you knew me, you would know my Father also.”
But all these things they will do to you on account of my name, because they do not know him who sent me.
You worship what you do not know; we worship what we know, for salvation is from the Jews.
But you have not known him. I know him. If I were to say that I do not know him, I would be a liar like you, but I do know him and I keep his word.
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