<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd"> <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"> <head> <title> John 20: 19-31, Ch. 21 </title> <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="onestylebrak.css" /> </head> <body class="biblechap"> <table class="mainbig"> <tr> <td class="chaptd"> <table class="chap"> <tr> <td class="chaptd"> <a href="43John 18 2 and 19.html">Previous&nbsp;Story</a> </td> <td> John 20:1-18: Mary, Peter and John at the empty tomb. Jesus appears to Mary as a Gardener. 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Jesus is building the tabernacle. </small> <!-- Put summary here --> </center></h2> <table class="main"> <tr class="emptyfirst"> <td class="firstrow"> <i><center>Pattern&nbsp;Order</center></i> </td> <td class="firstrow"><i><center> John 20: 19-31, Ch. 21<!-- Put chapter # here --> </center></i> </td> </tr> <tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "empty space" in 1st column --> <!-- Puts empty row between text and #1--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr class="empty"> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td><b><center><font size=4>Holy of Holies: closed room<br /></b></font></center></td> </tr> <td class="bibletext"><center>&nbsp;</center></td> <!-- Puts in JUST TEXT in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <b><font size=5>John 20<br /></b></font> <sup>19</sup>Then the same day at evening, being the first <i>day</i> of the week, when the doors were shut where the disciples were assembled for fear of the Jews, came Jesus and stood in the midst, and saith unto them, <font color="#ff0000">Peace <i>be</i> unto you.</font> <sup>20</sup>And when he had so said, he showed unto them <i>his</i> hands and his side. Then were the disciples glad, when they saw the Lord. <sup>21</sup>Then said Jesus to them again, <font color="#ff0000">Peace <i>be</i> unto you: as <i>my</i> Father hath sent me, even so send I you.</font> <sup>22</sup>And when he had said this, he breathed on <i>them</i>, and saith unto them, </td> </tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "#1" in 1st column and "Innocence" right below it --> <td class="bracket"><center>#1<br />Innocence</center></td> <!-- Puts in #1111111 text in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <font color="#ff0000">Receive ye the Holy Ghost:</font> </td> </tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #1 and #7--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <!-- Puts "#7" in 1st column and "God's Rule" right below it --> <td class="bracket"><center>#7<br />God's Rule</center> </td> <!-- Puts in #77777777 text in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <sup>23</sup><font color="#ff0000">Whose soever sins ye remit, they are remitted unto them; <i>and</i> whose soever <i>sins</i> ye retain, they are retained. </td> <!-- Puts empty row between #7 and text--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #7 and text--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr class="empty"> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td><b><center><font size=4>Holy Place: closed room<br /></b></font></center></td> </tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "empty space" in 1st column --> <td class="bibletext"><center>&nbsp;</center></td> <!-- Puts in JUST TEXT in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> </font> <sup>24</sup>But Thomas, one of the twelve, called Didymus, was not with them when Jesus came. <sup>25</sup>The other disciples therefore said unto him, We have seen the Lord. But he said unto them, Except I shall see in his hands the print of the nails, and put my finger into the print of the nails, and thrust my hand into his side, I will not believe.<br /> <sup>26</sup>And after eight days again his disciples were within, and Thomas with them: <i>then</i> came Jesus, the doors being shut, and stood in the midst, and said, <font color="#ff0000">Peace <i>be</i> unto you.</font> <sup>27</sup>Then saith he to Thomas, </td> </tr> <!-- Puts empty row between text and #6--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "#6" in 1st column and "Grace -in-" right below it --> <td class="bracket"><center>#6<br />Grace -in-</center></td> <!-- Puts in #6666666 text in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <font color="#ff0000">Reach hither thy finger, and behold my hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust <i>it</i> into my side: and be not faithless, but believing.</font> </td> </tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #3 and #2--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "#2" in 1st column and "Self Awareness" right below it --> <td class="bracket"><center>#2<br />Self&nbsp;Awareness</center></td> <!-- Puts in #2222222 text in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <sup>28</sup>And Thomas answered and said unto him, My Lord and my God. <sup>29</sup>Jesus saith unto him, <font color="#ff0000">Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed <i>are</i> they that have not seen, and <i>yet</i> have believed.</font> <br /> <sup>30</sup>And many other signs truly did Jesus in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book: <sup>31</sup>But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye might have life through his name.<br /> </td> </tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #2 and text--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #2 and text--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr class="empty"> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td><b><center><font size=4>Outer Court: outdoors by water and fire pit<br /></b></font></center></td> </tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "empty space" in 1st column --> <td class="bibletext"> <center>&nbsp;</center> </td> <!-- Puts in JUST TEXT in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <b><font size=5>John 21<br /> </b></font> <sup>1</sup>After these things Jesus showed himself again to the disciples at the sea of Tiberias; and on this wise showed he <i>himself</i>. <sup>2</sup>There were together Simon Peter, and Thomas called Didymus, and Nathanael of Cana in Galilee, and the <i>sons</i> of Zebedee, and two other of his disciples. <sup>3</sup>Simon Peter saith unto them, I go a fishing. They say unto him, We also go with thee. They went forth, and entered into a ship immediately; and that night they caught nothing. <sup>4</sup>But when the morning was now come, Jesus stood on the shore: but the disciples knew not that it was Jesus. </td> </tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #2 and text--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "#5" in 1st column and "Law" right below it --> <td class="bracket"><center>#5<br />Law</center></td> <!-- Puts in #55555555 text in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <sup>5</sup>Then Jesus saith unto them, <font color="#ff0000">Children, have ye any meat?</font> They answered him, No. <sup>6</sup>And he said unto them, <font color="#ff0000">Cast the net on the right side of the ship, and ye shall find.</font> They cast therefore, and now they were not able to draw it for the multitude of fishes. </td> </tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #3 and #4--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "#3" in 1st column and "Government" right below it --> <td class="bracket"><center>#3<br />Government</center></td> <!-- Puts in #333333333 text in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <sup>7</sup>Therefore that disciple whom Jesus loved saith unto Peter, It is the Lord. Now when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he girt <i>his</i> fisher s coat <i>unto him</i>, (for he was naked,) and did cast himself into the sea. <sup>8</sup>And the other disciples came in a little ship; (for they were not far from land, but as it were two hundred cubits,) dragging the net with fishes. <sup>9</sup>As soon then as they were come to land, they saw a fire of coals there, and fish laid thereon, and bread. <sup>10</sup>Jesus saith unto them, <font color="#ff0000">Bring of the fish which ye have now caught.</font> <sup>11</sup>Simon Peter went up, and drew the net to land full of great fishes, an hundred and fifty and three<i>(153)</i>: and for all there were so many, yet was not the net broken. <sup>12</sup>Jesus saith unto them, <font color="#ff0000">Come <i>and</i> dine.</font> And none of the disciples durst ask him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord. <sup>13</sup>Jesus then cometh, and taketh bread, and giveth them, and fish likewise. <sup>14</sup>This is now the third time that Jesus showed himself to his disciples, after that he was risen from the dead.<br /> <sup>15</sup>So when they had dined, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, <font color="#ff0000">Simon, <i>son</i> of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these?</font> He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, <font color="#ff0000">Feed my lambs.</font> <sup>16</sup>He saith to him again the second time, <font color="#ff0000">Simon, <i>son</i> of Jonas, lovest thou me?</font> He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, <font color="#ff0000">Feed my sheep.</font> <sup>17</sup>He saith unto him the third time, <font color="#ff0000">Simon, <i>son</i> of Jonas, lovest thou me?</font> Peter was grieved because he said unto him the third time, Lovest thou me? And he said unto him, Lord, thou knowest all things; thou knowest that I love thee. Jesus saith unto him, <font color="#ff0000">Feed my sheep.</font> <sup>18</sup><font color="#ff0000">Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdedst thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry <i>thee</i> whither thou wouldest not.</font> <sup>19</sup>This spake he, signifying by what death he should glorify God. And when he had spoken this, he saith unto him, <font color="#ff0000">Follow me.</font><br /> </td> </tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #5 and #4--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <!-- Puts empty row between #5 and #4--> <tr class="empty"><td>&nbsp;</td><td>&nbsp;</td></tr> <tr class="empty"> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td><b><center><font size=4>Leaving the Scene: Walking away from water and fire pit<br /></b></font></center></td> </tr> <tr> <!-- Puts "#4" in 1st column and "Promise" right below it --> <td class="bracket"><center>#4<br />Promise</center></td> <!-- Puts in #44444444 text in 2nd column --> <td class="bibletext"> <sup>20</sup>Then Peter, turning about, seeth the disciple whom Jesus loved following; which also leaned on his breast at supper, and said, Lord, which is he that betrayeth thee? <sup>21</sup>Peter seeing him saith to Jesus, Lord, and what <i>shall</i> this man <i>do</i>?<sup>22</sup>Jesus saith unto him, <font color="#ff0000">If I will that he tarry till I come, what <i>is that</i> to thee? follow thou me.</font> <sup>23</sup>Then went this saying abroad among the brethren, that that disciple should not die: yet Jesus said not unto him, He shall not die; but, <font color="#ff0000">If I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to thee?</font> <sup>24</sup>This is the disciple which testifieth of these things, and wrote these things: and we know that his testimony is true. <sup>25</sup>And there are also many other things which Jesus did, the which, if they should be written every one, I suppose that even the world itself could not contain the books that should be written. 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