Jesus Heals the Blind Man1 And passing on, he beheld a man blind from birth. 2 And [2asked 3him 1his disciples], saying, Rabbi, Who sinned, this one or his parents, that [2blind 1he was born]? 3 Jesus answered, Neither this one sinned, nor his parents; but that should be made manifest the works of God in him. 4 It is necessary to work the works of the one sending me forth, while it is day; there comes the night when no one is able to work. 5 Whenever [2in 3the 4world 1I should be], [3light 1I am 2the] of the world. 6 These things having said, he spit on the ground and he made mud from out of the spittle, and he smeared the mud upon the eyes of the blind man. 7 And he said to him, Go wash in the pool of Siloam! which is translated, Being sent. He went forth then and washed, and came seeing. 8 Then the neighbors, and the ones viewing him prior, knowing that he was blind, said, [2not 3this 1Is] the one sitting down and begging? 9 Others said that, This one is he. And others that, [2likened 3to him 1He is]. That one said that, I am he. 10 They said then to him, How were [3opened 1your 2eyes]? 11 That one answered and said, A man being called Jesus [2mud 1made], and smeared it upon my eyes, and said to me, Go unto the pool of Siloam, and wash! And going forth and washing, I gained sight. 12 They said then to him, Where is that one? He says, I know not.
The Blind Man Questioned by the Pharisees13 They led him to the Pharisees -- the one at one time blind. 14 And it was the Sabbath when [3the 4mud 2made 1Jesus], and opened his eyes. 15 Then again [3asked 4him 5also 1the 2Pharisees] how he gained sight. And he said to them, [2mud 1He placed] to me upon the eyes, and I washed, and I see. 16 Said then [2from 3the 4Pharisees 1one], This man is not from God, for the Sabbath he did not give heed to. Others said, How is [3able 1a man 2a sinner] [2such 3signs 1to do]? And a split was among them. 17 They say then to the blind man again, You, what say you concerning him, for he opened your eyes? And he said that, He is a prophet. 18 [3did not 4believe 5then 1The 2Jews] concerning him, that he was blind, and gained sight, until whenever [2spoke up 1his parents], of the one gaining sight. 19 And they asked them saying, Is this your son, whom you say that [2blind 1he was born]? How then just now does he see? 20 [2answered 3to them 1His parents] and said, We know that this is our son, and that [2blind 1he was born]. 21 But how he now sees, we do not know; or who opened his eyes, we do not know. He [2age 1has]; ask him! he [2for 3himself 1shall speak]. 22 These things [2said 1his parents], for they feared the Jews; for already [3agreed 1the 2Jews], that if anyone should acknowledge him as Christ, [2removed from the synagogue 1he should be]. 23 On account of this his parents said that, [2age 1He has]; ask him! 24 They called then for a second time the man who was blind, and said to him, Give glory to God! we know that this man is a sinner. 25 [3answered 1Then 2that one] and said, If he is a sinner I know not. One thing I know, that being blind, now I see. 26 And they said to him again, What did he do to you? How did he open your eyes? 27 He answered to them, I told you already, and you heard not. Why again do you want to hear? Do also you want [2his 3disciples 1to become]? 28 Then they reviled him, and said, You are that one's disciple; but we [3of Moses 1are 2disciples]. 29 We know that to Moses [2has spoken 1God]; but this one we do not know from what place he is. 30 [3answered 1The 2man] and said to them, For this is wonderful, that you do not know from where he is, and he opened my eyes. 31 And we know that [4sinners 1God 2does not 3hear]; but if anyone might be godly and [2his will 1should do] this one he hears. 32 From out of the eon it was not heard that anyone opened the eyes [2blind 1of one being born]. 33 Unless this one was from God, he would not be able to do anything. 34 They answered and said to him, In sin you [2born 1were entirely], and you teach us? And they cast him outside. 35 Jesus heard that they cast him outside; and having found him, he said to him, Do you believe in the son of God? 36 That one answered and said, And who is he, O Lord, that I should believe in him? 37 [3said 1And 4to him 2Jesus], Both you see him and the one speaking with you is that one. 38 And he said, I believe, O Lord. And he did obeisance to him. 39 And Jesus said, For judgment I [2into 3this world 1came], that the ones not seeing shall see; and the ones seeing [2blind 1should become]. 40 And [3heard 1some of 2these Pharisees], the ones being with him. And they said to him, And not we, are we blind? 41 [2said 3to them 1Jesus], If you were blind, you would not have sin; but now you say that, We see; therefore your sin remains.
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