5.13a Replied Critics on Healing on the Sabbath

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Feb 27 Later Jesus found him in the temple and said,” See, you are healed, stop sinning or something worse may befall you.” The man left and told the religious populace that it was Jesus who healed him. So the religious populace persecuted Jesus because he did this on the Sabbath. He replied, “My Father works till now and I work.2 This made the religious populace more desirous of killing him; he not only broke the Sabbath but also called God his own Father, making himself equal3 with God.
Jesus replied, Truly, the Son cannot do anything except what he sees the Father doing.4 The Father loves the Son and shows him all that He does. To your surprise, He will show him greater works than these. As the Father raises and gives life to the dead, so the Son gives life to anyone he pleases.

Feb 28 For, the Father has entrusted all judgment to the Son, so all may honor5 the Son as they honor the Father. He who doesnt honor the Son, doesnt honor the Father who sent him. Truly I say, he who hears my word and believes Him who sent me, has passed from death and judgment to eternal life. Yes, an hour will come soon, when the dead who will hear my voice will live.6 For as the Father possesses life in Himself, so He has granted the Son to have life in himself. As the Son of man, he has authority given him to judge. Dont marvel at this, in a future hour, all in the graves will hear his voice and come out. Those who did good will rise to life; those who did evil will rise to judgment.

Mar 1 I can do nothing on mine own. I judge as I hear. My judgment is just, because I do my Fathers will, and I dont seek to please myself. My testimony concerning myself   isnt enough. Another bears witness of me, which witness I know is true. Youve asked John the Baptist and he has testified to the truth.7 Not that mans testimony is acceptable to me, but through it you may be saved. John was a shining lamp which you enjoyed for a time. The works8 the Father gave me to complete are greater testimony of me than John, and confirm that the Father sent me, which the Father Himself witnesses of me.

Mar  2 Youve never heard His voice9 nor seen His form, nor is His word in you, for you dont believe in the One He sent. You search the scriptures which testify about me, supposing by them you have eternal life. Yet you wont come to me to have life. I dont accept mens praises,10 but I know you, and Gods love isnt in you. Ive come in my Fathers name, and you reject me, but another coming in his own name youll accept. How can you believe when you receive praise, one from another, and not from the only God?

Dont think I will accuse you before the Father. Moses11 whom you trust is your accuser. If you believed him, you would believe me, for he wrote about me. Since you dont believe his words, how will you believe mine?”12