Seeing His Signs
Many believed on his name, seeing his signs which he did ~John 2:23
CHAPTER 2: VERSE 1
And on the third day a marriage took place in Cana of
Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there;
…and Jesus also was called, and his disciples, to the
And they had no wine, because the wine of the marriage feast
had failed. Then said the mother of Jesus to him:
MOTHER OF JESUS
They have no wine.
Jesus said to her:
Woman, what have I to do with thee?
My hour has not yet come.
His mother said to the waiters:
MOTHER OF JESUS
Whatever he says to you, do.
And according to the purification of the Jews, there were
lying there six water vessels of stone, containing two or
three baths each.
Jesus says to them:
Fill the water vessels with water.
And they filled them to the brim.
And he says to them:
Draw out now, and carry to the
master of the feast.
And they carried it.
But when the master of the feast had tasted the water that
had been made wine, and knew not whence it was, but the
waiters that drew the water knew, the master of the feast
called the bridegroom,
…and said to him:
Every man at the first sets out the
…and when they have become drunk, the inferior:
…thou hast kept the good wine
This beginning of signs did Jesus in Cana of Galilee, and
manifested his glory, and his disciples believed on him.
After this he went down to Capernaum, he and his mother and
his brothers and his disciples, and they remained there not
And the Passover of the Jews was near, and Jesus went up to
And he found in the temple those that sold oxen, and sheep,
and doves, and the moneychangers sitting;
…and having made a scourge of cords, he drove all out of
the temple, the sheep also and the oxen, and poured out the
money of the money-changers, and overturned the tables;
…and to those that sold doves he said:
Take these things hence; make not
my Father’s house a house of
The disciples remembered that it is written:ZEAL FOR THY HOUSE CONSUMES ME.
The Jews then answered and said to him:
What sign showest thou to us, that
thou doest these things?
Jesus answered and said to them:
Destroy this temple, and in three
days I will raise it up.
The Jews therefore said:
Forty and six years was this temple
in building, and in three days wilt
thou raise it up?
But he spoke of the temple of his body.
When therefore he had risen from the dead, his disciples
remembered that he had said this, and they believed the
Scripture and the word that Jesus had spoken.
But when he was in Jerusalem on the Passover on the feast,
many believed on his name, seeing his signs which he did;
…but Jesus did not trust himself to them, because he knew
…and because he had no need that any one should testify
concerning man; for he himself knew what was in man.