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Christ feedeth five thousand. Then he took the five loaves and the two L. 9. fishes, and looking up to heaven, he blessed 16 them, and brake, and gave to the disciples to set before the multitude. And they did eat, and 17 were all filled. When they were filled, he said J. 6. unto his disciples, “Gather up the fragments 12 “ that remain, that nothing be lost.” Therefore 13 they gathered them together, and filled twelve baskets with the fragments of the five barley loaves, which remained over and above unto them that had eaten. Then those men, when 14
they had seen the miracle that Jesus did, said, Gen. 49. This is of a truth d that prophet that should 18. 15, 18. come into the world. 64. He walketh on the sea.
J. 6. WHEN Jesus therefore perceived that they would come and take him by force, to make him a king, he departed again into a mountain himself alone. And when even was now come, 16 his disciples went down unto the sea, and en-17 tered into a ship, and went over the sea toward Capernaum. And it was now dark, and Jesus was not come to them. But the ship was now M". 14. in the midst of the sea, tossed with waves : for 24 the wind was contrary. And in the fourth watch 25
of the night Jesus went unto them, walking on
ing on the sea, they were troubled, saying, It
He healeth all that touch him.
M". 14. immediately Jesus stretched forth his hand, and A. D. 32.
caught him, and said unto him, “O thou of little 32" faith, wherefore didst thou doubt ?" And when
they were come into the ship, the wind ceased. 33 Then they that were in the ship came and wor
shipped him, saying, Of a truth “thou art the Ps. 27.
Son of God.
53 into the land of Gennesaret, and drew to the
that whole region round about, and began to
carry about in beds those that were sick, where
tered, into villages, or cities, or country, they
65. Christ the true bread of life. J. 6.
The day following, when the people which stood on the other side of the sea saw that there was none other boat there, save that one whereinto his disciples were entered, and that Jesus
went not with his disciples into the boat, but 23 that his disciples were gone away alone; (how
beit there came other boats from Tiberias nigh
unto the place where they did eat bread, after 24 that the Lord had given thanks :) when the
people therefore saw that Jesus was not there,
neither his disciples, they also took shipping, 25 and came to Capernaum, seeking for Jesus. And
when they had found him on the other side of
the sea, they said unto him, Rabbi, when camest 26 thou hither? Jesus answered them and said,
Verily, verily, I say unto you, Ye seek me,
not because ye saw the miracles, but because “ ye did eat of the loaves, and were filled.
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Christ the true bread
a Acts 2. 22.
d Ex. 16. 15.
A. D. 32. “ Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but J. 6.
“ for that meat which endureth unto everlasting 27 “ life, which the Son of man shall give unto
you : à for him hath God the Father sealed.” 2 Pet. 1.17.
Then said they unto him, What shall we do, 28
that we might work the works of God? Jesus 29 • 1 John 3. answered and said unto them, “This is the
“ he hath sent.” They said therefore unto him, 30 • 1 Cor. 1. What sign shewest thou then, that we may
see, and believe thee? what dost thou work?
Our fathers did eat manna in the desert; as it 31 Num.11.7. is written, " He gave them bread from heaven Neh. 9.15. to eat. Then Jesus said unto them, “ Verily, 32 * Ps.78.24,“ verily, I say unto you, Moses gave you not
“ 3 that bread from heaven; but my Father giveth
ye also have seen me, and believe not. All 37
" that the Father giveth me shall come to me; f2 Tim. 2. “ and fhim that cometh to me I will in no wise
cast out. For I came down from heaven, not 38 “ to do mine own will, but the will of him that “ sent me. And this is the Father's will which 39
hath sent me, that of all which he hath given “ me I should lose nothing, but should raise it
up again at the last day. And this is the will 40 “ of him that sent me, that every one which “? seeth the Son, and believeth on him, may “ have everlasting life: and I will raise him up “ at the last day."
19. 1 John 2. 19.
J. 6. 41 The Jews then murmured at him, because he A. D. 32
said, I am the bread which came down from 42 heaven. And they said, Is not this Jesus, the
son of Joseph, whose father and mother we
know? how is it then that he saith, I came 43 down from heaven? Jesus therefore answered
and said unto them, “ Murmur not among your44 “ selves. No man can come to me, except the 'Cant 1.4.
“ Father which hath sent me draw him: and
6 written in the prophets, And they shall be all
cometh unto me. Not that any man hath
seen the Father, save he which is of God, he
He that believeth on me hath ever48, 49“ lasting life.
lasting life. I am that bread of life. Your “ fathers did eat manna in the wilderness, and 50 are dead. This is the bread which cometh
“ down from heaven, that a man may eat there51 “ of, and not die. I am the living bread which
came down from heaven: if any man eat of “ this bread, he shall live for ever: and the Heb. 10.
. “ bread that I will give is my flesh, which I will 52 “ give for the life of the world.” The Jews there
fore strove among themselves, saying, How can 53 this man give us his flesh to eat? Then Jesus said unto them, “ Verily, verily, I say unto you,
Except ye eat the flesh of the Son of man, * and drink his blood, ye have no life in you. 54 “ Whoso eateth my flesh, and drinketh my “ blood, hath eternal life; and I will raise him
up at the last day. For my flesh is meat 56“ indeed, and my blood is drink indeed. He
“ that eateth my flesh, and drinketh my blood, 57“ i dwelleth in me, and I in him. As the living i 1 John 3. “ Father hath sent me, and I live by the Fa- 15, 16.
, . ther: so he that eateth me, even he shall live
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Peter confesseth Christ.
“ from heaven: not as your fathers did eat
Many therefore of his disciples, when they 60
his disciples murmured at it, he said unto them, * .
Acts 1.9. “ Doth this offend you? What and if ye shall 62
see the Son of man ascend up where he was
“ flesh profiteth nothing: the words that I speak
no man can come unto me, except it were
Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom 68 mActs 5. shall we go? thou hast m the words of eternal
life. And we believe and are sure that thou art 69
After these things Jesus walked in Galilee: J. 7. for he would not walk in Jewry, because the 1 Jews sought to kill him.
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