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John 13 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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The Lord’s Supper

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:1 - Now before the Feast of the Passover, Jesus, knowing that His hour had come that He would depart from this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them [fn]to the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:2 - And during supper, the devil having already put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon, to betray Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:3 - Jesus, knowing that the Father had handed all things over to Him, and that He had come forth from God and was going back to God,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:4 - *got up from supper and *laid His outer garments aside; and He took a towel and tied it around Himself.

Jesus Washes the Disciples’ Feet

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:5 - Then He *poured water into the basin, and began washing the disciples’ feet and wiping them with the towel which He had tied around Himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:6 - So He *came to Simon Peter. He *said to Him, “Lord, You are washing my feet?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:7 - Jesus answered and said to him, “What I am doing, you do not realize right now, but you will understand later.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:8 - Peter *said to Him, “Never shall You wash my feet!” Jesus answered him, “If I do not wash you, you have no [fn]place with Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:9 - Simon Peter *said to Him, “Lord, then wash not only my feet, but also my hands and my head!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:10 - Jesus *said to him, “He who has bathed needs only to wash his feet; otherwise he is completely clean. And you are clean—but [fn]not all of you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:11 - For He knew the one who was betraying Him; it was for this reason that He said, “Not all of you are clean.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:12 - Then, when He had washed their feet, and taken His garments and reclined at the table again, He said to them, “Do you know what I have done for you?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:13 - “You call Me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord’; and [fn]you are correct, for so I am.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:14 - “So if I, the Lord and the Teacher, washed your feet, you also ought to wash one another’s feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:15 - “For I gave you an example, so that you also would do just as I did for you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:16 - “Truly, truly I say to you, a slave is not greater than his master, nor is [fn]one who is sent greater than the one who sent him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:17 - “If you know these things, you are blessed if you do them.
(Mat 26:21–25; Mar 14:18, 19; Luk 22:21–23 )
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:18 - “I am not speaking about all of you. I know the ones whom I have chosen; but this is happening so that the Scripture may be fulfilled, ‘HE WHO EATS MY BREAD HAS LIFTED UP HIS HEEL AGAINST ME.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:19 - “From now on I am telling you before it happens, so that when it does happen, you may believe that I am He.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:20 - “Truly, truly I say to you, the one who [fn]receives anyone I send, [fn]receives Me; and the one who [fn]receives Me [fn]receives Him who sent Me.”

Jesus Predicts His Betrayal

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:21 - When Jesus had said these things, He became troubled in spirit, and [fn]testified and said, “Truly, truly I say to you that one of you will [fn]betray Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:22 - The disciples began looking at one another, at a loss to know of which one He was speaking.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:23 - Lying back on Jesus’ chest was one of His disciples, whom Jesus loved.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:24 - So Simon Peter *nodded to this disciple and *said to him, “Tell us who it is of whom He is speaking.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:25 - He then simply leaned back on Jesus’ chest and *said to Him, “Lord, who is it?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:26 - Jesus then *answered, “That man is the one for whom I shall dip the piece of bread and give it to him.” So when He had dipped the piece of bread, He *took and *gave it to Judas, the son of Simon Iscariot.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:27 - After [fn]this, Satan then entered him. Therefore Jesus *said to him, “What you are doing, do it quickly.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:28 - Now none of those reclining at the table knew for what purpose He had said this to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:29 - For some were assuming, since Judas kept the money box, that Jesus was saying to him, “Buy the things we need for the feast”; or else, that he was to [fn]give something to the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:30 - So after receiving the piece of bread, he left immediately; and it was night.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:31 - Therefore when he had left, Jesus *said, “Now [fn]is the Son of Man glorified, and God [fn]is glorified in Him;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:32 - [fn]if God is glorified in Him, God will also glorify Him in Himself, and will glorify Him immediately.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:33 - “Little children, I am still with you a little longer. You will look for Me; and just as I said to the [fn]Jews, now I also say to you: ‘Where I am going, you cannot come.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:34 - “I am giving you a new commandment, that you love one another; just as I have loved you, that you also love one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:35 - “By this all people will know that you are My disciples: if you have love for one another.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:36 - Simon Peter *said to Him, “Lord, where are You going?” Jesus answered, “Where I am going, you cannot follow Me now; but you will follow later.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:37 - Peter *said to Him, “Lord, why can I not follow You right now? I will lay down my life for You.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:38 - Jesus *replied, “Will you lay down your life for Me? Truly, truly I say to you, a rooster will not crow until you deny Me three times.
NASB20 Footnotes
Or to the uttermost; or eternally
Or part
I.e., not each one
Lit you say well
Gr apostolos used in a non-apostolic sense
Or accepts
Or accepts
Or accepts
Or accepts
I.e., made a solemn assertion
Or hand Me over
Lit the piece
Considered especially fitting at Passover
Or was
Or was
Most early mss do not contain this phrase
I.e., Jesus’ Jewish enemies
See the NASB20 Preface for an explanation on the use of the asterisk.

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