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Aug 16 She replied, “Yes, Lord, I believe you are the Christ, Gods Son, who has come into the world.” Then she left and told Mary secretly, “The teacher is here and is calling you.” So Mary quickly went to Jesus outside of the village where Martha had met him. When many Jews consoling Mary saw her go out, they followed, thinking she was going to the tomb to mourn. When Mary saw Jesus, she fell at his feet, saying, Lord, had you been here, my brother wouldnt have died. When Jesus saw Mary and the Jews with her weeping, he groaned in the spirit, was worried and said, “Where is he laid?” “Come and see, Lord,” they replied. Jesus wept. “See how he loved him,” the Jews said. Others said, “Couldnt he, who opened the blind  mans eyes, have prevented this death?”