JOHN

 

Chapter 1 Chapter 7 Chapter 13 Chapter 19
Chapter 2 Chapter 8 Chapter 14 Chapter 20
Chapter 3 Chapter 9 Chapter 15 Chapter 21
Chapter 4 Chapter 10 Chapter 16  
Chapter 5 Chapter 11 Chapter 17  
Chapter 6 Chapter 12 Chapter 18  

 

CHAPTER 1

 

1 On anginne rest ws word. & t word ws mid gode. & god ws t word.
2 t ws on fruman mid gode.
3 ealle yng wren ge-worhte urh hyne. & nan yng ns ge-worht butan hym.
4 t ws lyf e on hym ge-worht ws. & t lyf ws manne leoht.
5 & t leoht lyhte on eostrum. & eostreo t ne ge-namen.
6 Man ws fram gode asend. s name ws Iohannes.
7 es com to ge-witnesse. t he ge-wytnesse kyde be am leohte. t ealle menn urh hyne ge-lefdon.
8 Ns he leoht. ac t he wytnesse for-bre be am leohte.
9 So leoht ws. t on-lyht lcne cumendne man on ysne middan-eard.
10 he ws on midden-earde. & mid [dan]-eard ws ge-worht urh hyne. & middan-eard hyne ne ge-cneow.
11 To hys agene he com. & hy hyne ne under-fengen.
12 Soliche swa hwylche swa hyne under-fengen. he sealde heom an-weald t hyo wren godes bearn. am e ge-lefe on hys namen.
13 a ne synd akende of blode ne of flsces willen. ne of weres willen. Ac hyo synt of gode akennede.
14 nd t word ws flsc ge-worden. & eardede on s. & we ge-segen hys wulder swylche akennedes wuldor of fder t ws ful myd gyfe. & sofstnesse.
15 Iohannes cy ge-wytnesse be hym. & clepe us cweende. es ws se e ic of sgde. Se e to cumene ys. fter me. e ws ge-woren be-foren me. for-an he ws r anne ic.
16 nd of hys fyllendnysse we ealle we (sic) on-fengen gyfe for gyfe.
17 for-an e lage ws ge-seald urh moysen. & gyfe & sofstnys ys ge-woren urh hlend crist.
18 Ne ge-seah nfre nan man god bute se akennede sune hyt kydde. e ys on hys fader bearme.
19 & t is Iohannes ge-wytnys. a a iudeas senden hyre sacerdas & heora diaconas fram Ierusalem to hym. t hyo axeden hym & us cwen. hwt rt u;
20 & he cydde & ne wi-soc & us cw. ne eum (sic) ic na crist.
21 nd hyo axoden hyne & us cwon. Eart u helyas; & he cw. ne eom ic hyt. a cwen hyo. eart u witega. & he answerede & cw. nyc.
22 Hyo cwen to hym. hwt eart u; t we andswere bringen. am e us to e senden. hwt sgst u be e selfem;
23 He cw ic em clepiendes stefen on westene. Ge-rihte drihtnes weig. swa se wytega ysaias cw.
24 nd a e r a-sende wren. a wren for (sic) sunder-halgan.
25 nd hyo axoden hyne & cwen to hym. hwi fullast u; gyf u ne eart ne helyas ne wytega.
26 Iohannes andswerede heom. Ic fullige on wtere. to-middes eow stod e ge ne cunnen.
27 he ys e fter me toward ys. Se ws ge-woren be-foran me. ne eom ic wure t ic un-binde hys sceo-wang.
28 as yng wren ge-worenne on bethania be-geonden Iordanen. r iohannes fullede.
29 Ore dg Iohannes ge-seah anne hlend to hym cumende & cw. Her ys godes lamb. her ys se e de a-weig midden-eardes synne.
30 es ys be am e ich sgede. fter me cym wer e be-foren me ge-woren ws. for am he ws r anne ic.
31 & ic hine nyste. Ac ic com & fullode on wtere to am t he wre ge-swutelod on israele folke.
32 nd Iohannes cydde wytnesse cweende. t ic ge-sah nyer-cumendne gast of hefene swa swa culfran. & wunede ofer hine.
33 & ic hyne ne cue. ac se e me sende to fullianne on wtere he cw to me. Ofer ane e u ge-sihst nier-stigende gast. & ofer hyne wuniende t ys se e fulla on halgum gaste.
34 & ic ge-seah & ge-wytnesse kydde t es is godes sune.
35 ft ore dg stod Iohannes & twegen oft (sic) hys leorning-cnihtum.
36 & he cw a he seah onne halend gangende. her ys godes lamb.
37 a ge-hyrden hyne twegen leorni[n]g-cnihtum sprekende & felgeden am hlende.
38 a be-sah se halend & ge-seah hyo hym felgiende. & cw to heom hwt seche gyt. hyo cwen to hym. rabbi t ys ge-cween & ge-reaht lareow. hwr eardest u.
39 he cw to heom cume & ge-seo. hyo comen & ge-seagen hwr he wunede. & mid hym wunedon on am dge. hyt ws a seo teoe tyd.
40 Andreas symones broer petres ws oer of am twam. a ge-herden t Iohanne & hym fylgedon.
41 es ge-mette rest symonem hys broer & ge-cw to hym. we ge-metten messiam t ys ge-reht crist.
42 & hyo ledden hyne to am halende. a be-heold se halend hyne & cw. u eart symon iohannes sunu. u beost ge-nemned cephas. t ys ge-reht petrus.
43 On morgen he wolde faren on galilea. & he ge-mette philippus. nd se halend cw to hym fylge me.
44 Soliche philippus ws fram bethsaida andreas ceastre & petres.
45 Phylippus ge-mette nathanael & cw. to hym. we ge-metten anne hlend Iosepes sunu of nazareth. onne wrat moyses. & a witegan on are a.
46 nd nathanael cw to hym. mg nig ing gdes beon of nazareth. Philippus cw to hym; cum nd ge-seoh.
47 a ge-seah se hlend nathanael to hym cumende. & cw be hym. her ys isrlisc wer. on am nys nan facn.
48 a cw nathanael to hym. hwanon cuest u me. a andsw[e]rede se halend nd cw to hym. Ic ge-seah e a u wre under am fic-treowe. r am e philippus e cleopede.
49 Hym answerede a nathanael nd us cw. Rabbi u eart godes sune. nd u eart israele kyng.
50 a cw se hlend to hym. u ge-sihst mare onne is syo. for-an e u ge-lyfdest. a ic cw t ic ge-swe e under am fich-treowe.
51 nd he sgde heom. So ic eow segge ge geseo opene heofones. & godes engles up-stigende & nier-stigende. ofer mannes sune.

 

CHAPTER 2

 

1 On am riddan daige wren gyfte ge ge-wordene (sic) on chana galil. nd as halendes moder ws r.
2 Solice se halend nd hys leorning-cnihtes wren ge-laode to am gyftan.
3 & a t win ge-trukede a cw as hlendes moder to hym hyo nabbe win.
4 a cw se halend to hire. la wif. hwt ys me & e; gyt min time ne com.
5 a cw as halendes moder to am enum; do swa hwt swa he eow segge.
6 r wren solice a-set syx stenene water-fate. fter iudea ge-clensunge. lc ws on twere sestra ge-mette. oe on reora.
7 a bead se halend t hyo a fate mid watere ge-fyldon. & hyo ge-felden a od (sic) anne brerd.
8 a cw se halend. hlade nu. & bera are drihte ealdre & hy naman.
9 a se drihte ealder s wines on-byrgde. e of am wtere ge-woran ws; he nyste hwanen hyt com. a enas solice wisten e t water hloden. Se drihte ealdor clipende (sic) anne bridgumen
10 & cw to hym; lc man syl rest god win. & onne hyo drunkene beo. t e wyrse beo. u e ge-heolde t gode win o ys.
11 is ws t forme taken e se halend worhte on chana a-galil & ge-sutelode his wuldor & hys leorning-cnihtes ge-lyfdon on hine.
12 fter isen he and hys moder & hys ge-brora & hys leorning-cnihtes foron to capharnaum & wuneden r feawan dagen.
13 nd hyt ws neah iudea eastron & se halend for to ierusalem
14 & ge-mette on am temple a e sealdan oxan. & scep nd culfran. & sittende meneteres.
15 & he worhte swipan of strengen & hyo ealle of am temple adraf ge sceap. ge oxan. & he ageat are menetera feoh & to-warp heor mysan.
16 & sgde am e a culfran cypton do as yng henon. ne wyrce ge mines fder hus to mangun-huse.
17 a ge-mundon hys leorning-cnihtes t e awriten is. ines huses nde me tt.
18 a answeredon hym a iudeas & cwen. hwilc taken atewest u s for am e u as ing dest.
19 Se halend heom andswerede & cw. to-weorpe is tempel & ic hyt arere binnen reom dagum.
20 a iudeas cwen to hym. is tempel ws ge-tymbred on six & feortigon wintren. & arerst u hit on rim dagum.
21 Solice he hyt cw be hys lichamen temple.
22 a he of deae aras; a ge-mundon hys leorning-cnihtes t he hyt be hym selfum cw. nd hyo ge-lyfdon halegum write & are sprce e se halend sprc.
23 a he ws on ierusalem on eastron on freols-daige. manege ge-lyfdon on hys naman. a hyo ge-seawan a tacne e he worhtu (sic).
24 Se halend ne ge-swutelode hyne sylfne heom. for-am he cue hyo ealle.
25 & for-am hym ns nan earf t aning (sic) man sde witnysse be men. he wiste witodlice hwt ws on men.

 

CHAPTER 3

 

1 Solice sum phariseisc man ws ge-nemned Nichodemus se ws iudea ealdor.
2 es com to hym on nyht. & cw to hym. Rabbi t ys lareow. we witen t u come fram gode. ne mayg nan man as taken wyrcan e u wyrcst buton god beo mid hym.
3 Se halend hym andswerede & cw. So ic e segge buton hwa beo eadniwan ge-kenned ne mayg he ge-seon godes riche.
4 a cw Nichodemus to hym. hwu mayg man beon eft akenned anne he beo eald. Cwest u. mag he eft cuman on hys moder innoe & beon eft akenned.
5 Se hlend hym andswerede & cw. So ic e segge buton hwa beo ge-edkenned of watere & of halegen gaste ne maig he in-faren on godes riche.
6 t e akenned ys of flaesce t is flsc. & t e of gaste ys akenned. t ys gast.
7 Ne wundre u for an e ic segge e. eow ge-bered t ge beon akende eadniwan.
8 Gast or-ea r he wile. & u ge-hyrst hys stefne. & u nast hwanen he cym. ne hwyder he ge. swa ys lc e akenned is of gaste.
9 a andswerede Nichodemus & cw. hu magen as ing us ge-wuron.
10 Se hlend answerede & cw to hym. u eart lareow israele folke & u nast as ng.
11 So ic e segge t we spreca t we wite. & we kee t we ge-sawon. & ge ne under-fo ure cynisse.
12 Gif ic eow eordlice ng sgde & ge ne life. Hu-mte ge-lefe ge gif ic eow hefenlice ing segge.
13 & nan man nastig to heofene buten se e nyer com of heofene. Mannes sunu se e com of heofonum
14 nd swa swa moyses a neddre up -hof on am westene. swa ge-bere t mannes sunu beo up a-hafen.
15 t nan are ne for-wure e on hine ge-lef ac habbe t eche lyf.
16 God lufede middan-eard swa t he sealde hys akennedan sune t nan ne for-wure e on hine ge-lef. Ac habbe t eche lyf.
17 Ne sende god hys sune on middan-earde t he demde midden-earde. ac t middan-eard sy ge-haled urh hyne.
18 ne by am ge-demed e on hym ge-lyf. Se e ge ne lyf (sic) hym. by ge-demed. for-an e he ne lyfde on anne namen as akennedan godes sunu.
19 t ys se dom t leoht com on middan-eard. & men lufeden eostre swior onne t leoht. Heora werc wren yfele.
20 lc are e yfele de hate t leoht. & he ne cym to leohte. t hys werc ne sin ge-rihtlhte.
21 Witelice se e werche sofestnysse cym to am leohte. t hys werc syn ge-swutolede. for-am e hyo synt on gde ge-done.
22 fter isen com se halend & hys leorning-cnihtas to Iudea lande & wuneden r mid hym. & fullode.
23 & Iohannes fullode on ennon wi salim for-am e r wre manega wtere. & hyo to-gadere comen & wren ge-fullode.
24 a gyt ns Iohannes ge-don on cwartern.
25 a smeagdon iohannes leorning-cnihtes & a iudeas be are clnsunge.
26 & coman to Iohanne & cwen to hym. Rabbi; se e mid e ws be-genden Iordane. be am u kyddest ge-wytnesse. nu he fulle & ealle cume to hym.
27 Iohannes andswerede & cw. ne may man nan ing under-fon bute hyt beo hym of hefonum ge-seald.
28 Ge sylf me sind to ge-witnesse t ic sde ne em ic crist. ac ic em asend be-foran hine.
29 Se e bryde haf se ys brydguma. Se e ys as brydguman freond. & stent & ge-hyr hine. mid ge-fean he ge-blissa for as brydguman stfne. es min ge-fea ys ge-felled.
30 hyt ge-bera t he weaxe. & t ic wanige.
31 Se e ufenan com se ys ofer ealle. Se e of eoran ys; se [s]prec be eoran. Se e of hefene com se ys ofer ealle.
32 & he cy t he ge-seah & ge-hyrde & nan man ne under-feg hys cydnysse.
33 Solice se e hys cenysse. under-feh. he tacne t god ys sofestnysse.
34 Se e god sende spryc. godes word. ne seld god anne gast be ge-mete.
35 Fader lufe onne sune. & sealde ealle ing on hys hand.
36 Se e ge-lyf on hys sunu. he haf eche lyf. Se e am sunu is un-ge-leafsum ne ge-sih he lyf. ac godes yrre wune ofer hyne.

 

CHAPTER 4

 

1 a se hlend wiste t a pharisei ge-hyrden. t he hfdee (sic) ma leorning-cnihta onne Iohannes
2 eah se hlend ne fullode. ac hys leorning-cnihtas.
3 a for-let he iudea land. & for eft on galilea.
4 hym ge-byrode t he scolde faran urh samaria lnd.
5 Witelice he com on samarian cestre. e ys ge-nemne sichar. neah am tune e Iacob sealde Iosepe hys sune.
6 r ws Iacobes wylle. Se hlend st t am welle. a he ws weri ge-gan. & hyt ws mid-dayg.
7 a com r an wif of samaria wolde water feccan. a cw se hlend to hyre; gyf me drincan.
8 Hys leorning-cnihtes ferdon a to are ceastre. woldon heom mete beggen.
9 a cw t samaritanisse wif to hym. Hu-mete bydst u at me drinken. onne u ert Iudeisc. & ic em samaritanisc wyf. Ne bruca Iudeas & samaritanissce metes t-gadere.
10 a answerede se halend & cw to hyre. Gif u wistes godes gyfe. & hwt se ys e cw to e sele me drinken. witodlice u bede hyne t he sealde e lyfes wter.
11 a cw t wif to hym. Leof ne u nfst nan ing mid to hladene. & es pet ys deop. hwanen hafst u lifes wter.
12 cwest u t u mare sy onne ure fader iacob. Se e us isne pyt sealde. & he & hys bearn. & hys nytanu of am druncan.
13 a answerede se hlend. & cw to hire. lc are erst eft e of isse wtere drinke.
14 Witodlice lc are e drinc of am watere e ic hym sylle; [...] beo on hym wyll for-rsendes wteres on ece lyf.
15 a cw t wif to him. Hlaford sele me t wter t me ne erste. ne ic ne urfe her water fecchan.
16 a cw se halend to hire. Ga & clype inne cheorl. & cum hider.
17 a hym answerede us t wif. & cw. nabbe ic nnne cheorl. a cw se halend to hyre. wel u cwee t u nst ceorl.
18 witodlice u hafst fif cheorles. End se e u nu hast nis in ceorl. t am u segdest so.
19 a cw t wif to hym. Leof as me inc u ert witega;
20 ure faderes hyo ge-beden on issere dune. & ge secge t on ierusalem syo stow e t man on ge-bydde.
21 a cw se hlend to hire. La wif ge-lef me. t seo tid cym. onne ge ne bidde am fader ne on isse dune ne on ierusalem.
22 Ge ge-bidde t ge nyten. we ge-bidde t we witon. for-am e hale ys of iudeum.
23 ac seo tid cym; & nu ys. onne soe ge-bedmen bidde onne fader on gaste. & on sodfstnysse. Witodlice se fader sec swilce; e hyne ge-bidde.
24 gast ys god. & am e hine bidde. ge-byred t hyo ge-bidden on gaste. & on sofstnysse.
25 t wif cw to him. ic wat t messias cym t ys ge-nemned crist. onne he cym he cy us ealle ing.
26 Se hlend cw to hyre. Ic hyt em. e wi e sprece.
27 & r-rihte comen hys leorning-cnihtas. & hyo wundreden t he wi t wif s[p]rec. eh; hire nan ne cw; hwt secst u. oe hwt sprecst u wi hyo.
28 Witolice t wif for-let hire water-fet & eode to are berig. & cw to am mannen.
29 Cumd & ge-seod onne man e me sgde ealle a ing e ic dede. cwee ge is he crist.
30 a eoden hyo ut of are berig & comen to hym.
31 on ge-mang am his leorning-cnihtes hine bdon. & us cwen. lareow et.
32 a cw he to heom. Ic hbbe onne mete to etene e ge nytan.
33 a cwen hys leorning-cnihtes heom be-twoxen hwer anig man hym mete brohte.
34 a cw se hlend to heom. Min mete ys t ic werche as willen e me sende. t ic ful-fremie me hys werces.
35 Hu ne segge ge t nu gyt sint feor mones r me ripen mgen. nu ic segge eow. hbba up eowre eagen. & ge-se as eardes t hyo synde scyre to ripene.
36 & se e rip nemd mede. & gadere wstme on echen lyfe. t t-gadere ge-blyssien se e saw & se e ripe.
37 on ison is witodlice so word. foram oer is e saw. oer ys se e rip.
38 Ic sende eow to ripene. t t ge ne be-swuncen. ore swuncon & ge eoden on heora swenc.
39 Witodlice manige samaritanyssce of are cestre ge-lefdon on hyne. for as wifes worden. e be hym kydde t he segde me ealle a ing e ic dede.
40 a a samaritanisscen comen to hym. hyo ge-bden hine t he wunede re. & he wunede re twegen dages.
41 & micele m ge-lefden for hys sprce.
42 & cwen to am wife. ne ge-lefe we na for ire sprce. we sylfe ge-hirdon. & we witen t he ys so middan-eardes hlend.
43 Solice fter twam dagon he ferde anone. & for to galilea.
44 Se hlend self kydde ge-wytnesse t nan witega nef nenne wurscipe on hys agenen earde.
45 a he com to galileam. a under-fengan hyo hine. a hyo ge-swan ealle a ing e he worhte on ierusalem on freols-dge. & hyo comen to am freols-dge.
46 & he com eft to chan galil. r he worhte t win of wtere. Sum under-kyning ws. s sunu ws ge-sieclod on capharnaum.
47 a a se ge-hyrde t se hlend for fram iudea to galilea he com to hym. & bed hine t he fore nd hlde hys sune. Solice he lg t for-fore.
48 a cw se halend to hym. buton ge tacne & fore-bcne ge-seon. ne ge-lyfe ge.
49 a cw se under-cyning to hym; drihten far r min sune swelte.
50 & se hlend cw. Ga in sune leofa. a eode he. & ge-lefde are sprce e se hlend hym sgde.
51 a he for; a urnen hys eowes hym to-geanes & sgdon t hys sune leofede.
52 a axode he to hwilcan timan hym bet wre. & hyo sgdon hym. gystendaig to a seofee tide; se feofer hyne for-let.
53 a on-geat se fder t hyt ws on are tide e se hlend cw; in sune leofa. & he ge-lefde & eall his heowrdon.
54 Se halend worhte is taken eft ore sye a he com fram iudea lande to galilea.

 

CHAPTER 5

 

1 fter isen ws iudea freols-daig & se hlend for to ierusalem.
2 On ierusalem ys an mere; syo is ge-nemned on hebreisc bethsaida. Se mere hf fif portices.
3 on am porticum lg mycel menygeo ge-adlugra blindra. & healtra n forscruncenra & ge-anbidedon s wteres steriunge.
4 Drihtnes engel com to hys time on onne mere. & t wter ws astyred. and se e raest com on onne mere fter as wteres steriunge wrd ge-hld fram swa hwilcere utrumnysse (sic) swa he on ws.
5 r ws sum man eahte & rittig wintra on hys untrumnysse.
6 a se hlend ge-seah isne liggan & wiste t he r lange tide ws. a cw he to hym. wilt u hal beon.
7 a andswerede se seoke him & cw. Drihten ic nbbe nenne mann t me do on onne mere onne t wter astered by. onne ic cume onne bi ore beforan me.
8 a cw se hlend. to him. Aris nym in bedd. & ga.
9 & se man ws sona hal. & he nam hys bed; & eode. Hyt ws reste-daig; on am daige.
10 a cwen a iudeas to am e r ge-hled ws. Hit ys reste-daig nys e alyfed t u in bed bere.
11 He andswerede heom. & cw. Se me hlde; se cw to me. nym in bed & ga.
12 a axoden hyo hine. hwt se man wre. e segde nym in bed & ga.
13 Se e r ge-hld ws. nyste hwa hyt ws. Se hlend solice ge-beah fram are ge-gaderunge.
14 fter am se hlend hine ge-mette on am temple. & cw to hym. nu u eart hal ge-woren. ne senege u. e-ls e on sume inge e wyrs ge-tyde.
15 a for se man. & kydde hit am iudeam; t hyt wre se hlend e hine hlde.
16 for-am e a iudeas ehton. onne hlend. for-am e he dyde as ing on reste-daige.
17 a andswerede se hlend heom; & cw. min fader wyrc o ys nu gt; & ic weorce
18 as e ma. a iudeas sohton hine to of-slanne. ns na for am anum e he onne reste-daig brc. Ac for am e he cw t god wre hys fder. & hine selfne dyde gode ge-lcne.
19 Witodlice se hlend andswerede. & cw to heom. So ic eow segge ne maig se sunu nan ing don; buten t he sig his fader don. a ing e he wirc; se sunu wyrc ge-liche.
20 Se fder lufe onne sune; & ge-swuteled hym ealle a ing e he werc. & mare weorc onne as syen he ge-swutelad him; t ge wundrin on.
21 Swa swa se fder awec. a deden & gelyffst. swa eac se sune. ge-liffst a e he wile.
22 ne se fder ne dem nanum men; ac he sealde lcne dom am sune.
23 t alle arwurigon onne sune. swa swa hyo arwuria onne fder. Se e ne arwura onne sunu. ne arwura he onne fder e hyne sende.
24 So ic segge eow t se e min word ge-hyr & am ge-lef e me sende; Se hf ece lyf. & ne cym t am dome; ac fr fram deae to lyfe.
25 So ic segge eow. t seo tyd cym & nu is; onne a deaden ge-here godes sunes stefne; & a libb e hyo ge-hered;
26 swa se fder hf (sic) lyf on him selfe. swa he sealde am sune t he hfde lif on him selfe.
27 & sealde him anweald t he moste demen. for-am e he ys mannes sune.
28 Ne wundrien ge as. t se tyd kym. t ealle ge-hira his stefene e on byrgenum sint.
29 & a e god worhten fare on lyfes riste. & a e yfele dydon on domes arist.
30 Ne maig ic nan ing don fram me sylfum. ic deme swa swa ic ge-here. & min dom is riht. for-an ic ne sece mine willen; ac as e me sende.
31 Gif ic ge-witnesse be me kye; min ge-witnesse nis so.
32 Oer is se cy witnesse be me. & ic wat t seo witnesse is so e he cy be me.
33 Ge senden to Iohanne. & he cydde sofste (sic) ge-witnesse.
34 Ic ne on-fo gewytnesse fram men. ac as ing ic segge t ge syn hale.
35 He ws byrnende leoht-ft. & lihtende. ge wolden sume hwile ge-blissien on hys lihte.
36 Ic hbbe maran ge-witnesse onne Iohannes. witodlice a weorc e se fder me sealde. t ic hyo fulfremme. a weorc e ic werce kya ge-witnesse be me. t se fder me sende.
37 nd se fder e me sende cy ge-witnesse be me. Ne ge nfre his stefne ne ge-herdon. ne ge hys heow ne ge-sawen.
38 nd ge nabbe hys word on eow wuniende. for-am ge ne lefe am e he sende.
39 Smeaga halige writen for-am ge wene t ge hbben ece lyf on am. & hyo synt e ge-witnesse kya be me.
40 & ge nelled cumen to me t ge hbbon lyf.
41 Ne under-fo ic nane brehtnysse t mannum.
42 ac ic ge-cneow eow t ge nbbed godes lufe on eow.
43 Ic com on mines fder naman. & ge me ne underfengen. gyf oer cym on his agenen naman. hine ge under-fo.
44 Hu mage ge ge-lyfan e eow betwenen wuldor. under-fo & ne sece t wuldor e ys fram gode sylfen.
45 ne wene ge t ic eow wreige to am fder. Se is e eow wreige moyses on onne ge hihta.
46 Witodlice gyf ge lefdon moysese (sic) ge ge-lefdan eac me. Solice he wrat be me.
47 Gif ge hys stefen ne ge-lyfa; hu ge-lefe ge minum wordum.

 

CHAPTER 6

 

1 fter isen for se hlend ofer a galileissan s. seo ys tibeRiadis.
2 & hym felgde mycel folc. for am e hyo geswen a tacne e he worhte. on am e wren ge-untrumede.
3 Witodlice se hlend. astah on enne mont & st r mid hys leorning-cnihten.
4 hyt ws ge-hende eastren. are Iudeissce freols-dig.
5 a se hlend hys eagen up ahof & ge-seah t mycel folc com to hym; he cw to philippe. hwr bygge we hlafes t s eten.
6 at he cw hys fandiende. he wiste hwt he don wolde.
7 a andswerede hym philippus & cw. nbbe hyo ge-noh on twegera hundred panega wure hlafes t lc sumne dl nyme.
8 a andswerede him an hys leorning-cnihta andreas symones broer petRes.
9 Her ys an cnape e hf fif berene hlafes. & twegen fixas. ac hwt synt a ing be-twux swa manegum mannum.
10 a cw se hlend. do t as men sitton. on are stowe ws mycel grs. r ston a; swylce fif usend manne.
11 Se hlend nam a hlafes. & anc wurlice dyde. & hyo to-dlde am sittenden. & eall-swa of am fixum; swa mycel swa hyo woldan.
12 a hyo fulla wron; a cw he to hys leorning-cnihten. gaderia a britsene e r to lafe wren. t hyo ne losigen.
13 hy ge-gaderedon & felden twelf wiligen fulle. re brytsene of am e a lefdon. e of am fif berenan hlafon ten.
14 a menn cwon. a hyo swon t he t tacen worhte; t es is soliche witega e on midden-ear cym.
15 a se hlend wyste t hyo wolden cuman & hine lccen. & to cynge don; a fleah he ne. uppon onne munt.
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17 nd a hyo eoden on scyp hyo comen ofer a s. to capharnaum. hyt wr a eostre. & se hlend ne com to heom.
18 mycel wind bleow. & hyt ws breoht (sic) s.
19 Witodlice a hy hafden ge-rowen swilce twentig furlunge oe rittig. a ge-swon hyo onne hlend uppen are s gan. & t he ws ge-hnde am scype. & hyo heom on-dredden.
20 he cw a to heom. Ic hyt eom. ne on-drde eow.
21 Hyo wolden hine nemen on t scyp. & sone t scyp ws on am lande. t hyo wolden to faren.
22 Solice oer dg seo manigeo e stod be-geondon am mere ge-seah t r ns buton an scyp. & t se hlend self ne eode on scyp mid his leorning-cnihten. ac his leorning-cnihtes sylf ane foren.
23 ore scype coman fram tyberiade wi a stowe r hyo onne hlaf ten drihtan ankiende.
24 a seo manigeo ge-seah t se hlend r ns. ne hys leorning-cnihtas; a eoden hyo on scype. & coman to capharnaum. sohten onne hlend.
25 & a hyo ge-metten hyne be-geondon am mere hyo cwon to hym. Lareow hwanen comen u hyder.
26 Se hlend heom andswerede; & cw. So ic segge eow ne seche ge me for-am e ge tacnu ge-seawen. ac for-am e ge ten of am hlafon & syndden fulle.
27 Ne wyrche fter am mete e for-wur ac fter am e urh-wune on eche lyf. onne mannes sune eow syl. ane god fder getacnee (sic).
28 Hyo cwen to hym. hwt do we. t we werche godes weorc;
29 a and-swerede se hlend & cw to heom. t is godes weorc. t ge ge-lefen on onne e he sende.
30 a cwn hyo. hwt dest u to tacken; t we ge-seon & ge-lefen. t u hyt werche.
31 ure fder ten heofenlice mete on westene. swa hyt awriten is. he sealde heom eten hlaf of hefene.
32 Se hlend cw to heom. So ic segge eow. ne sealde moyses eow hlaf of heofenum. Ac min fder eow syld sone hlaf of heofenum.
33 hyt ys godes hlaf e of hefene com. nd syl midden-earde lyf.
34 Hyo cwen to hym. Drihten syle us isne hlaf.
35 Se hlend cw to heom. Ic eom lyfes hlaf. ne hyngre e to me cym. & ne yrst an nfre e on me ge-lyfd.
36 Ac ic eow sde t ge ge-sawen me & ne ge-lyfden.
37 Eall t se fder me syll cym to me. & ic ne werpe ut one e to me cym;
38 for-an ic ne com of heofene t ic mine wylle do. ac as wille e me sende.
39 t is as fader wille e me sende. t ic nan ing ne forleose. of am e he me sealde. ac t ic -wecche t on am ytemestan daige.
40 is ys mines fder willan e me sente. t lch e onne sune ge-sih. & on hine ge-lefd hbbe eche lyf. & ic hyne -wecche on am ytemestan daige.
41 a murcneden a iudeas be hym for-am e he cw. ic eom hlaf e of heofene com;
42 & hyo cwen. Hu nys is se hlend iosepes sune. we cunnon hys fder & hys moder. hu mete seg s. ic com of heofenum;
43 Se hlend heom andswerede. & cw to heom. ne murcnia eow be-tweonan.
44 Ne mg nan man cumen to me buton se fder e me sende hyne tye & ic hine rere on am ytemestan daige.
45 On ara witegena boken ys awritan. ealle ealare beo godes. lc e ge-herde t am fder & leornede. cym to me.
46 Ne ge-seah nan man fder buton se e ys of gode. se ge-sih onne fder.
47 So ic segge eow se hf eche lyf e on me ge-lyf;
48 ic eom lyfes hlaf.
49 ure fderes ten heofonlicne mete on westene & hyo senden deade.
50 is is se hlaf e of heofene com. t ne swelte se e of hym et.
51 Ic eom libbende hlaf. e of heofene com. swa hwa swa ytt. of isum hlafe; he leofe on echnysse. & se hlaf e ic selle ys min flsc. for middan-eardes life.
52 a Iudeas fliton heom be-tweonon & cwen hu maig es hys flsc us syllen to etene.
53 a cw se hlend to heom. So ic segge eow nbbe ge lif on eow bton ge eten mannes sunes flsc. & his blod drinken.
54 Se hf ece lyf e et min flsc & drinc min blod & ic hine arre on am itemestan daige.
55 Solice min flsc ys mete; & min blod ys drenc.
56 Se e et min flsc & drinc min blod; he wuna on me. & ic on hym.
57 swa swa libbende fader me sende & ic libbe urh fder & se e me t; he leofa urh me.
58 is ys se hlaf e of heofenum com. na swa swa ure fderes te heofenlicene mete & deade wren. Se e et ysne hlaf. he leofe on ecnysse.
59 as yng he sgde on ge-somnunge a he lrde on capharnaum.
60 Manega hys leorning-cnihte cwen a hyo is ge-hyrden. Heard ys eos sprce hwa mg hyo ge-hyran.
61 a wiste se hlend t hys leorning-cnihtas murcnedon be-tweox heom selfum be yson. & he cw to heom t eow be-swic.
62 gyf ge ge-seo mannes sune astigende r he r wes.
63 Gast ys se e liffst flsc ne freme nan ing. a word e ic eow sayde synde gast & lyf.
64 ac sume ge ne lefe. Wite[d]lice se hlend wiste t fruman hwt a ge-lefenden wren. & hwa hine be-leawien wolde.
65 & he cw. For-i ic eow sgde t nan man ne mg cuman to me buton min fder hyt hym sylle.
66 Sean manega hys leorning-cnihta cyrden on-bc & ne eoden mid hym.
67 a cw se hlend to am twelfen cwe ge; wille ge fram me;
68 a andswerede hym symon petrus & cw. Drihton to hwam ga we. u hafst echs lifes word.
69 & we ge-lefed & witen t u ert crist godes sune.
70 Se hlend hym andswerede & cw. Hu ne cheas ic eow twelfe. & eower an ys deofel.
71 he hyt cw be iuda scariothe es hyne be-lawede a he ws an are twelfa.

 

CHAPTER 7

 

1 Syan for se hlend to galilea. he nolde faren to iudea. for-an e a iudeas hine sohten & woldan hine of-slean.
2 hyt ws hende iudea freols-daige.
3 Hys brore cwen to hym. far heonan & ga on iudea land. t ine leorning-cnihtas ge-seon a werc e u wyrcst.
4 Ne de nan man nan ing on dihlum. ac sec t hyt open sy. Gyf u as ing dest ge-swutele e selfne middan-earde.
5 Witodlice ne hys magas ne ge-lyfdan on hyne.
6 a cw se hlend to heom. get ne com min tid. eower tid ys symle geare;
7 ne mayg middan-eard eow hatian. Ac he hat me for-an ic kye ge-witnysse be hym t hys weorc synt yfele.
8 Fare ge to isum freols-daige ic ne fare to ise freolsdayge for-am min tid nys geot ge-fylled.
9 he wunede on galilea a he as ing saigde.
10 Eft a hys brore foren a for he eac to am freols-daige. ns na openliche ac digelice.
11 a iudeas hyne sohten on am freols-daige. & cwen hwr ys he.
12 & michel ge-hlyd ws on are manigeo be hym. Sumen cwen he ys god. ore cwen nese. ac he be-swyc t folc.
13 eah-hwere ne sprc nan man openliche be hym for are iudea eyge.
14 a hyt ws mid daig as freols-daiges. a eode se hlend in-to am temple & lrde.
15 & a iudeas wundredon & cwen. Humete can es stafes onne he ne leornede;
16 Se hlend heom andswerede & cw. mi lare nys na min. ac as e me sende.
17 gyf hwa wile don hys willan. he ge-cnaw be are lare hwer he syo of gode. hwer e ic be me selfe sprce.
18 Se e be hym selfe sprc. sec hys agene wulder. Se e sec s wuldor e hyne sende. se ys sodfst. & nis nan unriht-wisnesse on hym.
19 Hu ne sealde moyses eow e. & eower nan ne healt a . Hwi seche ge me to of-slnne;
20 a answerede syo manige nd cw. Deofel e stiked on; hwa sec e to of-slnne.
21 a andswerede se hlend & cw. to heom. an werch ic worhte. & ealle ge wundria.
22 for-y moyses eow sealde ymbsnyenysse ns na for-y e he of moyse sy. ac of am faderon; & on reste-dayge ge ymbsnye man.
23 t moyses e. ne sy to-worpen. & ge belga wi me. for-an e ic ge-hlde enne man. on reste-dayge.
24 ne deme ge be ansyene. ac dema rihtne dom.
25 Sume cwen a e wren of ieRusalem. hu nys is se e hyo seche to of-sleanne.
26 & nu he specd openlice. & hyo ne cwee nan ing to hym. Cwee we hwer a ealdres on-gyton t is ys crist.
27 ac we witon hwanon he ys. onne crist cym anne nat nan man hwanen he beo.
28 Se hlend cleopede & lrde on am temple & cw. Me ge cunnen. & ge witen hwanen ic eom. & ic ne com fram me selfen. ac se ys so e me sende. onne ge ne cunnen.
29 Ic hyne cn. & gyf ic segge t ich hine ne cunne. ic beo leas. & eow ge-lich. Ich hyne can. & ich em of hym. & he me sende.
30 Hyo hyne sohten to nymene. & heore nan hys ne t-hran. for-am e hys tyd ne com a gyt.
31 Manega of are manigeo ge-lefden on hyne. & cwen. Cwee ge werc crist ma tacna onne he cym onne es de;
32 a phaRisei ge-herden a manigeo us murcniende be hym. a ealdres & a farisei sendon heora ehnas t hyo wolden hyne fon.
33 a cw se hlend. gyt ic beo sume hwile mid eow. & ich ga to am e me sende.
34 Ge seched me; & ne finde. & ge ne magen cuman r ic em.
35 a iudeas cwen be-tweonen hem sylfum. hwier wile he faren. t we hine ne finden. Cwst u wile he faran on eoda to-drfednysse & hyo lron.
36 Hwt ys ies sprce e he sprec. Ge seche me & ne finde. & ge ne magon cumen r ic eom.
37 On am after-mesten mren freols-dge. stod se halend nd clepede. cume to me se e hine yrste & drinke.
38 Se e ge-lyfd on me swa t ge-writ cw. libbendes wteres flod flowe of hys innoe.
39 t he cw be am gaste e a scolden under-fon e on hym ge-lyfden. a get nes se gast ge-seald. for-am e se hlend ns a gyt ge-wuldrod.
40 On are tide syo manigeo cw a hyo ge-hyrde as. hys sprche; es is so witega.
41 sume cwen; he ys crist. Sume cwen cwee ge cym crist fram galilea.
42 Hu ne cw t ge-writ. t crist cym. of dauies cynna. & of bethlm chestre r r dauid ws.
43 Witodlice ungewernes ws ge-woren on are manigeo for hym.
44 Sume hy wolden hine nemen ac heora nan hys ne t-hran.
45 a enas comen to am biscopum. & to am fariseon. & hye cwen to heom. For hwi ne brohte ge hine hyder.
46 a andswereden a enes & cwen. Ne spraec nfre nan man swa es man sprec.
47 a cwen a farisei to heom. synt ge be-swikene.
48 cwee ge. ge-lyfde anyg ara ealdre oe are pharisei on hyne;
49 ac eos manigeo e ne cue a e hyo synt awyrgede.
50 a cw Nichodemus to heom. Se e com to hym on nyht. se ws heora an.
51 Cwst u. dem ure . anigene man bute hyne man r hyre; & wite hwt he do.
52 Hyo andsweredon & cwon to hym. cwest u. t u syo galileisc. smea & ge-seoh t nan wytega ne cym fram galilea.
53 & hyo chyrdon ealle ham.

 

CHAPTER 8

 

1 Se hlend for on oliuetes dune.
2 & com eft on daigred to am temple. & all t folc com to hym. & he st & lrde hyo.
3 a ldden a farisei & a bokeres to hym. an wyf syo ws apared on unriht-hamee & setten hyo to middes heora.
4 & cwen to hym. Lareow is wyf ws funden on unrihtan hamee.
5 Moyses us be-bead on are . t we scolden us ge-rde. mid stanen of-torfian. hwt cwst u;
6 ys hyo cwen hys fandiende t hyo hyne awrehton. Se hlend abeah nyer & wrat mid hys fringre (sic) on are eoran.
7 a hyo urh-wunedon hyne axiende. a aras he up & cw to heom. Loch hwilc eower syo synne-leas werpe arst stan on hyre.
8 nd he abeah eft & wrat on are eoran.
9 a hyo is ge-hyrdon; a eoden hyo ut an fter anan. & he ge-bd r sylf. & t wyf stod r on middes.
10 Se hlend aras up & cw to hyre. wyf. hwr synt a e e for-wreidon. ne for-demde e naman.
11 & hyo cw na drihtan. & se hlend cw ne ich e ne for-deme. d ga; nd ne synega u nfre m.
12 ft sprc se hlend as ing to heom & cw. ich eom middaneardes leoht. Se me felg ne ge he on eostra. ac he haef lifes leoht.
13 a farisei cwen to hym. u cyst ge-wytnesse be e sylfum. nys in wytnisse so.
14 se hlend andswerede & cw to heom. Gyf ich cye wytnisse be me selfe. mine gewytnisse ys so. for-an ich wat hwanon ich cm. & hwider ich ga. ge niten hwanon ich com. ne hwider ich ga.
15 ge deme fter flsce. ich ne deme nane men.
16 & gyf ich deme; min dom ys so. For-an e ich ne eom ne. ac ich & se fader e me sende.
17 & on eowre lage ys awriten t tweire manne witnysse ys so.
18 Ich eom e kye wytnisse be me sylfe. & se fder e me sente ky ge-witnesse be me.
19 Witolice hyo cwen to hym hwr ys in fder. Se hlend heom andswerede. & cw. ne cunne ge me ne minne fder. Gyf ge me cuen wen is t ge cuen minne fder.
20 as word he sprc t cepsceamole nd nan man hyne ne nam. for-am e hys tid ne com a gyt.
21 Witodliche ft se hlend cw to heom. Ich fre & ge me seche nd ge swelte on eowre senne. ne muge ge cuman yder ich fare.
22 a cwen a iudeas. cwe ge of-sleh he hyne sylfne. for-am he sg; ge ne mugen cume ider ich fare;
23 a cw he to heom. ge synt nyene. nd ic em ufene. ge synd of isen midden-earde. ic ne em of isen midden-earde.
24 Ic eow saide t ge swelted on eowre senne. gif ge ne lyfe t ic hyt by; ge swelted on eowre senne.
25 a cween hyo to hym. hwt rt u; Se hlend cw to heom. ich eom fruma. e to eow sprke.
26 ich hebbe feola be eow to sprekenna. & to demenne. Ac se e me sende is sodfst. & ich sprece on middan-earde a ing e ich t hym ge-hyrde.
27 nd hy ne undergetan t he tealde hym gd to fder.
28 Se hlend cw to heom. anne ge mannes sune upp a-hebbe. anne ge-cnawe ge t ich hyt eom. nd ich ne do nan ing of me sylfen. ac ich sprce as ing. swa min fder me lrde
29 & se e me sente ys mid me. & he ne for-lt me ane. for-an e ich werche symble a ing e hym synde to ge-cweme.
30 a he as ing sprc; manega lyfdon on hyne.
31 Wytodlice se hlend cw to an Iudean. e hym ge-lyfden. Gif ge wunia on mine sprce; solice ge beo mine leorning-cnihtes.
32 & ge on-cnawe sodfstnysse. & sodfstnysse eow alest.
33 a andswereden hyo hym & cwen. we synt abrahames kynnes. & ne eowedon we nanen menn nfre. hu-mete cwest u ge beo freoge.
34 Se hlend heom andswerede nd cw. So ich eow segge t lch e synne werc. is are synne eow.
35 Witodlice se eow ne wuna on huse on chnysse. Se sune wuno on chnysse.
36 Gif se sunu eow alest; ge by solice frie.
37 Ich wat t ge synt abrahames barn. cc ge sechad me to of-sleanne. for-an min sprce ne wune on eow.
38 Ich sprce t e ich mid fder ge-seah. nd ge do a ing. e ge mid eowren fderen ge-sgen.
39 a andswerede hy; & cwen to hym. Abraham ys ure fder. a cw se hlend to heom. Gif ge abrahames bearn synt. werche abrahames werc.
40 Nu ge seche me to of-sleanne. anne mann e eow sgde sodfstnysse; a e ich ge-hyrde of gode. Ne dyde abraham swa.
41 ge werched eower fader werc. hyo cwen witodlice to hym. Ne sende we of forleyre akennede. we hbbe enne god to fader.
42 Witoliche se hlend cw to heom. Gif god wre eower fder; witodlice ge lufedon me. Ich com fram gode. ne com ich na fram me selfe. Ac he me sende.
43 Hwi ne cnawe ge mine sprce. for-an e ge ne magen ge-heren mine sprce.
44 Ge synd deofles barn. & ge willa wyrchan eowres fader willen. he ws fram fremde man-slage. nd he ne wunede on sodfstnysse. for-am e sofstnysse nis on hym. anne he sprc leasinge he sprcd of hym sylfum. for-an he ys leas & hys fader ac.
45 Witodlice ge ne lefe me for-am e ich segge eow sofstnysse.
46 Hwylch eower a-scune me for synne. Gif ich so segge. hwy ne ge-lefe ge me.
47 Se e is of gode he her godes word. for-y ge ne ge-hyra for-am e ge ne synt of gode.
48 Witodlice a iudeas andsweredon & cwon to hym. hwi ne cwee we wel t u eart samaritanysc & eart wod.
49 Se hlend andswerede & cw. ne eom ich wod. ac ich arwurige minne fder. & ge un-arwuroden me.
50 Witolice ne sece ich minne wuldor. se is e sec & dem.
51 Solice ich segge eow. gyf hwa mine sprce ge-healt. ne ge-seg he dea nfre.
52 a cwen a iudeas. nu we witon; t u rt wod. Abraham ws dead. & a wytegan. & u cwidst gyf hwa mine sprce hyr & healt; ne by he nfre dead.
53 Cwydst u t u syo mare onne ure fader abraham. se ws dead. & a wytegan wre deade. hwt inc e t u syo.
54 Se hlend heom andswerede. gyf ic wuldrie me selfe nys min wuldor naht. min fader ys e e me wuldra. be am ge cwee t he syo eowre gd.
55 & ge ne cuan hine. Ic hine can. & gyf ic segge t ich hine ne cunne. ic beo leas & eow ge-lich. ac ic hine can. & ic healde hys sprce.
56 Abraham eowre fder ge-blyssede t he gesawe minne daig. & he hine ge-seah & ge-blyssode.
57 a iudeas cwon to hym. gyt u ne ert fiftig wintre & ge-sawe u abraham.
58 Se hlend cw; to heom. Ic ws r onne e abraham wre.
59 Hyo naman stanas to am t hyo wolden hyne torfian. Se hlend hyne bedilegode nd geode ut of am temple.

 

CHAPTER 9

 

1 a se hlend for; a ge-seah he nne man. e ws blind ge-boren.
2 & hys leorning-cnihtes hyne axoden and cwen. Lareow. hwt synegede es. Oe his mages t he were blind ge-boren.
3 Se hlend andswerede; & cw. ne synegede he ne hys magas. ac t godes weorc wre ge-swutolod on hym.
4 Me ge-bere to wercen as weorc e me sende a hwile e hyt daig ys. nyht cym onne nan man wyrcan ne mayg.
5 Ic eom middan-eardes leoht. a hwile e ic on middan-earde eom.
6 a he as ing sgde. a spette he on a eoren & worhte fenn of hys spatle nd smerede mid a fenne ofer hys eagen.
7 & cw to hym. Ga & weag e on syloes mere. he for & weah hyne & com ge-sond.
8 Witodlice hys neah-ge-buras & a e hyne ge-seagen a he weadle ws; cwen. hu nys is se. e st & wdlede.
9 Sume cwen he hyt ys. Sume cwen nese; ac ys him ge-lich. he cw solice ic hyt eom.
10 a cwen hyo to hym. Hwu wron ine eagen ge-openedo. (sic)
11 He andswerede & cw. Se mann e ys genemned hlend worhte fen. & smerede mine eagen. & cw to me. g to syloes mere nd weah e. & ic eode & woh me. & ge-seah.
12 a cwon hy to hym. hwr ys he. a cw he; ic nat.
13 Hyo lddon to am farisean onne e r blind ws.
14 Hyt ws reste-daig; a se hlend worhte t fenn. & hys eagen un-tynde.
15 Eft a farisei hyne axoden. hu he ge-sawe. he cw to heom. He dyde fenn ofer mine eagen. & ic woh. & ic ge-syo.
16 Sume a farisei cwen. nis es mann of gode; e reste-daig ne healt. Sume cwon. hwu maig syn-ful mann s taken wercann. & hyo fliten heom be-tweon.
17 Hyo cwen eft; to am blindan. Hwt segst u be am e ine eagen un-tynde. he cw. he ys wytega.
18 Ne ge-lyfde a iudeas be hym. t he blind wre & ge-sawe; r am e hy clypedon hys mges. e ge-swen
19 nd axodon hyo. & cwon. Is is eower sune e ge segged t blind wre akenned. hu-mte ge-seh he nu.
20 Hys magas heom andsweredon & cwen. we witen t es ys ure sunu. & t he ws blind akenned.
21 we nyten hu-mte he nu ge-syh. ne hwa hys eagen un-tynde. Axia hyne sylfne. ylde he hf spreke for hyne sylfne.
22 Hys mages sprken as ing for-am e hyo on-dreddan a iudeas. a ge-dihton a iudeas gyf hwa crist andette t he wre buton heore ferredene.
23 For-am cwen hys mages. he haf ylde axio hyne sylfe.
24 a cleopedon hyo eft anne mann e r blind ws. & cwon to hym. Seige godes wuldor we wyten t he ys synful.
25 & he cw gyf he synfull ys t ich nat. an ing ic wat. t ich blind ws. & t ic nu ge-syo.
26 a cwen hyo to hym; hwt dyde he e. hu untende he ine eagen.
27 He andswerede heom & cw. Ich saigde eow r. & gyt segge. & ge ge-hyrdon. hwy wille ge hit eft ge-heran. cwee ge. wille ge beon hys leorning-cnihtas;
28 a wregeden hye hyne & cwen. Syo u hys leorning-cniht. we sende moyses leorning-cnihtas.
29 We witon t god s[p]rc wi moysese. nyton we hwanon es ys.
30 Se mann andswerede & cw to heom. t is wunder-lich t ge nyton hwanon he ys. & he untynde mine eagen.
31 we witon solice t god ne ge-her synfulle. Ac gyf hwa ys gode ge-coren & hys willan werc. ane he ge-her.
32 Ne herde we nfre on worlde t anyg un-tynde as eagen e wre blind ge-boren.
33 Ne myhte he as ing don gyf he nre of gode.
34 Hyo andsweredon nd cwen to hym. Eall u ert on sinnen ge-boren. & u lrst s. & hyo drifen hyne ut.
35 a se hlend ge-hyrde t hyo hine drifen ut. a cw he to hym. a he hine ge-mette. Ge-lefst u on godes sunu.
36 He andswerede & cw. Hwilc is drihten t ich on hine ge-lyfe.
37 And se hlend cw to hym. u hyne seage nd se e wi e sprc se hyt ys.
38 a cw he. drihten ic ge-lefe. & he fell nyer. & ge-eadmedede hine.
39 & se hlend cw. to hym. Ic com on isne midden-earde to demenne. t a sculon ge-seon; e ne seo. & beon blinde a e ge-seo.
40 a et ge-hyrdon a farisei e mid hym wron. a cwen hyo to hym. Cwst u synt we blinde.
41 se hlend cw to heom. gyf ge blinde wron nafde ge nane sinne. Nu ge segge t t ge ge-seon. t ys eowre synn.

 

CHAPTER 10

 

1 So ic segge eow se e ne g t am gate in-to scepene falde; ac stih elles ofer; he ys eof & sce.
2 Se e in-g t am gte he ys scepe heorde.
3 onne se gate-word lt in. & a scep ge-hera hys stefne & he nemne hys agene scep be namen & lt hyo ut.
4 nd onne he hys agene scep lt ut. he g be-foran heom. & a scep hym felgia. for-an e hyo ge-cnawe hys stefne.
5 Ne felgya hyo un-cuan ac hyo fleo fram hym. for-an e hyo ne g-cneowan un-cuera stefne.
6 ys bi-spell se hlend heom sgde. hyo nysten hwt he sprc to heom.
7 Eft se hlend cw to heom. So ich eow segge ic eom scepe geat.
8 ealle a e elles hwu buton urh me cuman. wran eofes & scen. & a scep hyo ne gehyrdon.
9 Ic eom geat swa hwilc swa urh me g. byed hal. & g inn & ut. & fint lse.
10 eof ne cym buton t he stele & slea & for-do. Ic com to am t hyo hbben lyf & hbben ge-noh.
11 Ich eom gd heorde. god heorde syl hys lyf; for hys scepen.
12 Se hra. se e nys heorda & se e nah a scep. onne he onne wulf ge-syh onne flyh he. & for-lt a scep. & se wulf nem & to-drf a scep
13 se hyra flyh for-am e he by ahyrod. & hym ne ge-byra to am scepum.
14 Ic eom god heorde. & ich ge-cnawe mine scep. & hyo ge-cnawe me.
15 Swa min fder cann me. ich cann minne fder.
16 & ic hbbe oer scep a ne synt of issere heorda. & hyt ge-byra t ich lde a hyder and hyo ge-hera mine stefne. & hyt beo an hyr. & an heorde.
17 For-an e se fader me lufa. foran e ich selle mine sawle. & hyo eft nyme.
18 Ne nym hyo nan man t me. t lt hyo fram me sylfe. Ic hbbe an-weald mine sawle to altene. & ic hbbe an-weald hyo eft to nymene. is bebod ic nam t minen fader.
19 Eft ws ungewrnes ge-woren be-twex am iudeum for isse sprce.
20 Manega heora cwen. Deofel ys on hym. & he wt. hwy hlyste ge hym.
21 Sume cwen. Ne synd is n wodes mannes word; Cwdst u mayg wod mann blinde manne eagen alihten. nd un-tynan.
22 a wron tempel-halgunga on ierusalem nd hyt ws winter.
23 & se hlend eode on am temple on salomones portice.
24 a be-stoden a iudeus (sic) hine utan & cwon to hym. h lange glst u ure lyf. Sege s openlice hwer u crist syo.
25 Se hlend heom andswerede & cw. Ich speke to eow & ge ne lefe; a weorc e ich werche on mines fder naman a kede witnysse be me.
26 ac ge ne ge-lefa. for-am e ge ne synt of minum scepan.
27 mine scep here mine stefne. & ic gecnawe hyo. & hyo folgia me.
28 & ich heom sylle eche lyf. & hyo ne for-wura nfre. & ne nemd hyo nan mann of minre hande.
29 t e min fder me sealde; ys mare onne anyg oer ing. & ne mayg hyt nan mann of mines fder hande nimn.
30 Ich & se fader synd an.
31 a iudeas namen stanes t hyo wolden hyne torfian.
32 Se hlend heom andswerede and cw. Manega gode weorc ich eow ateowede be minen fder. for hwilcen are weorken wille ge me stnen.
33 a iudeas hym andswereden; & cwen. Ne hene we e for goden weorkan. ac for inre bismere-sprche. & for-an e u ert mn. & wercst e to gode.
34 Se hlend heom andswerede & cw. H nis hit awritan on owre lage. t ich sde ge synd godes.
35 gyf he a tealde godes e godes sprce to ws ge-woran. & t halyg writ ne mayg beon awent.
36 e se fder ge-halegode & sende on middan-eard. ge segge t u bismer sprecst. for-an ich saide. ich eom godes sunu.
37 Gyf ich ne weorce mines fder weorc. ne lefe ge me.
38 Gyf ich werche mines fader werc; & gyf ge me nelle ge-lefan; ge-lefa am weorkan. t ge on-cnawen & ge-lefan. t se fader ys on me. & ich on fder.
39 Hyo smeagdon witodliche embe t hyo woldan hine ge-fon & he eode ut fram heom.
40 nd for he eft ofer iordanem to are stowe e iohannes ws. & arest on fullode. & he wunede r.
41 & manega coman to hym. & cwen. ge witodlice ne worhte iohannes nan takan. ealle a ing e iohannes saide. be isen wre soe.
42 & manega ge-lefdan on hyne.

 

CHAPTER 11

 

1 Wytodlice sum seoc man ws ge-nemned lazarus of bethania of marian ceastre & of martham hys swustra.
2 hyt ws syo maria e smerede drihten; mid are sealfe. & dreide hys fet mid hyre lockan. Lazarus hyre broer ws ge-yfeled.
3 hys swustron snde to hym; & cwen. drihten nu ys seoc se e u lufst.
4 a se hlend t ge-hyrde a cw he to heom. Nis eos untrumnysse n for deae; ac for godes wuldre. t godes sunu syo ge-wuldrod urh hyne.
5 Solice se hlend lufede martham. & hyre swuster mariam & lazarum heora broer.
6 Witolice he ws twegan dages on are sylfan stowe. a he herde t he seoc ws.
7 fter isum he cw to hys leorning-cnihten. uten faren eft to Iudea lande.
8 hys leorning-cnihtes cwen; to him. Lareow nu a iudeas sohten e t hyo woldan e henen. & wilt u eft faren ider.
9 Se hlend heom andswerede. & cw. Hu ne synd twelf tida as dayges. gyf hwa g on dayge ne t-sprinc he. For-an he ge-seo ises middan-eardes leoht.
10 Gyf he ga on niht heo t-sprinc for-an e leoht nys on hyre.
11 as ing he cw. & seoan he cw to heom. Lazarus ure freond slpd. ac ich wille gn & a-wenchen hyne of slpe.
12 Hys leorning-cnihtas cwon. Drihtan (sic) gyf he slp he bye hal.
13 Se hlend hyt cw be hys deae. hyo wenden ge-wislice t he hyt sgde be swefnes slpe.
14 a cw se hlend openlice to heom. Lazarus ys dead.
15 & ich eom blie for eower ingen; t ge; ge-lefan. for-am ic ns naht r; ac uton gan to hym.
16 a cw thomas to hys ge-feran. uton gn & sweltan mid hym.
17 a for se hlend & ge-fand; t he ws for-faren. & for feower dagen be-bereged.
18 Bethania ys ge-hende ierusalem ofer fyftena furlenga.
19 Manega are iudea comen to martham & to marian. t hyo woldan hyo frefrian for heora broer ingan.
20 a martha ge-hyrde t se hlend com; a arn hyo on-gean hym. & maria st t ham.
21 a cw martha to am hlende. Drihten gyf u wre her; nre min broer dead.
22 & eac ich wat nue. t god e syl swa hwt swa u hyne bydst.
23 a cw se hlend to hire. in broer arist.
24 nd martha cw to hym. Ic wat t he arist on an utemesten daige.
25 & se hlend cw to hyre. ic eom arist & lyf. se e ge-lyf on me; ah he dead syo he leofa.
26 & ne swelt nan are e leofa nd ge-lef; on me. Ge-lyfst u ises;
27 hyo cw to hym. Witodlice drihten ich ge-lefe; t u ert crist; godes sune. e on midden-eard come.
28 & a he as ing saigde. hyo geode digelice & cleopede marie hyre swustor us cwende. her ys ure lareow & clepe e.
29 a hyo t ge-hyrde hyo aras rae. & com to hym.
30 a geot ne com se hlend binnan am ceastre. ac ws a get on are stowe e martha him on-gean com.
31 a iudeas e wron mid hyre on huse. & hye frefredon a hy ge-sgen t marie aras & mid efste ut-eode. hyo felgedon hyre us cwende. hyo ga to hys berienne t hyo wepe re.
32 a maria com r se hlend ws. & hyo hine ge-seah; hyo fell to hys foten. & cw to hym. Drihten gyf u wre her; nre min broer dead.
33 a se hlend ge-seah t hyo weop. & t a iudeas weopen e mid hire comen. he geomerode on hys gaste & ge-drefde hine selfne.
34 nd cw. hwr leigde ge hine. Hyo cwon to hym. drihten ga & ge-seoh.
35 & se hlend weop.
36 & a iudeas cwen. locu nu hu he hine lufede.
37 Sume hyo cwen. Ne myhte es e untynde blindes eagen. don eac t es nre dead.
38 ft se hlend geomerode on hym sylfon. & com to are berienne. hyt ws an scrf. & r ws an stan on-uppan ge-leid.
39 nd se hlend cw do aweig onne stan. a cw martha to hym. as swustor e r dead ws. Drihten nu he stinc he ws feower dagen dead.
40 Se hlend cw to hyre. ne seide ich e t u ge-sihst godes wuldor gyf u ge-lyfst;
41 a dedon hyo aweig onne stan. Se hlend a-hf up hys eagen. & cw. fader ic do e ankes. for-an u ge-herdast me.
42 Ic wat t u me symle ge-hyrst. ac ic cw for am folke. e here on-buton stent. t hyo ge-lefan; t u me sendest.
43 a he as ing saigde; he cleopede michelre stefne. Lazarus cum ut.
44 & sone stop for se e dead ws. ge-bundan handan & fotan. & hys neb ws mid swatline ge-bundan. a cw se hlend to heom; un-binde hyne & lte hine gan.
45 Manega are iudea e coman to marian & ge-sgen a ing e he dyde ge-lefdon on hyne.
46 Hyo sume foren to am fariseon. & sagdon heom a ing e se hlend dyde.
47 Wytodlice a biscoppes & a farisei ge-gadereden ge-mot. & cwen. Hwt do we for-an e es mann werc mycel taken.
48 Gyf we hyne for-lte us ealle ge-lyfa on hine. nd romane cymd & neme ure land. & ure eodscype.
49 Heora an ws ge-nemned cayphas. se ws a on geare byscop. & cw to heom. Ge nyton nan ing.
50 ne ge-cnawa ne ne ge-ence. t us ys betere t an man swelte. for folce. & eall eod ne for-wure.
51 Ne cw he t of hym sylfe. Ac a he ws t gear bischop; he witegode t e se hlend scolde swelten for are eode.
52 & na synderlice for are eode. ac t he wolde somnian to-gdere godes folc & godes bearn e to-drifene wren.
53 Of am dayge hyo ohten t hyo wolden hine of-slean.
54 a ne for se hlend na openliche onmang am iudeam. ac for on t land wi t wstan. on a burh e ys ge-nemned effrem. & wunede r mid his leorning-cnihtan.
55 Iudea eastre wron ge-hende. & manega foron of am lande to ierusalem r am eastran. t hyo wolden hye selfe ge-halegian.
56 hyo sohtan anne hlend & sprce heom be-tweonan r hye stoden on am temple; & us cwen. hwt wene we t he ne cume to freols-daige.
57 a biscopes & a pharisei hafden be-boden gyf hwa wiste hwr he wre t he hyt kydde. t hyo mihtan hine nymen.

 

CHAPTER 12

 

1 Se hlend com syx dagen r am eastren to bethania. r lazarus ws dead. e se hlend a-wehte.
2 Hyo wrohten hym r ge-beorscipe. & martha enede. Lazarus ws an are; e mid heom st.
3 Maria nam an pund deorewurre sealfe mid am wyrt ge-meng e nardus hata. and smerede as hlendes fet. & dreigde mid hire locken. & t hus ws ge-fylled of are sealfe swetnysse.
4 a cw an hys leorning-cnihte. Iudas scarioth e hyne be-leawde.
5 Hwy ne sealde hyo as sealfe for rem hundre panega t man mihta daelen arfian.
6 Ne cw he na t for-yg e hym ge-byrede to am rfan. ac for-an e he ws eof; & hfde scrin; & br a ing; e man sende.
7 a cw se hlend. Lt hyo t hyo healde t o ane dayg; e man me berige.
8 Ge hbbe symle a earfan mid eow; ac ge nbbe me symle.
9 Mychel menio are iudea. ge-cneowen t he ws r. & hyo comen. ns na for as hlendes ingan sunderliche. ac t hyo woldan ge-seon lazarum; e he awehte of deae.
10 a sacerdas aldres ohtan t hyo woldan lazarum of-slean.
11 for-an e manega foren fram am iudeam for hys ingan. & ge-lyfdan on anne hlend.
12 On morgan mycel menio e coman to am freols-daige. a hyo ge-hirdan t se hlend com to ierusalem.
13 hyo naman palmtreowene twiggan & geoden ut to-geanes hym; & cleopedan. Syo israele kyng hal & ge-bledsed; e com on drihtenes name.
14 nd se hlend ge-mette nne assan & rad on-uppan am. swa hit awritan ys.
15 ne on-drd u e syones dohter; nu in cyng kym uppon assen folan sittende.
16 Ne under-geaten hys leorning-cnihtes as inge arest. Ac a se halend ws ge-wuldred. a ge-munden hyo t as ing wren ge-writena be him. & as ing hio dydon him.
17 Syo menio e ws mid him. a he lazarum clypede of are berigenne. & hine awehte of deae cydde ge-wytnisse.
18 & for-y him com syo menio on-gean. for-am e hyo ge-herdon t he worhte t taccen.
19 a farisei cwen be-tweox heom sylfum. we ge-sye t we nan ing ne fremia. nu wile eall midden-eard gan fter hym.
20 Sume mge wren hene e foren t hyo wolden hyo ge-byddan on am freols-daige.
21 a hyo neahlahten to philippe se ws of are galileissan bethsaida. & hyo beden hine & cwen leof we wille onne hlend ge-seon.
22 a eode philippus. & sgde hyt andrea (sic). & ft andreas & phill[ipp]us hit sgde am hlende.
23 Se hlend heom andswerede. & cw. Syo tyd cym. t mannes sune by ge-swuteled.
24 Solice ic segge eow t hwtene corn wuna ane bute hit falle on eoran & syo dead. Gyf hit dead by hyt bring mycele wstme.
25 Se e lufa hys sawle for-spyld hyo. & se e hate hys sawle on isen middan-earde. ge-halt hyo on che life.
26 Gyf hwa enige me fylgie me. & my eing beo r; r ic eom. Gyf hwa me ena min fder hine lufa. & wura.
27 Nu min sawle is ge-drefe. & hwt segge ic; fader ge-hald me of isse tide. ac for-an ic com on as tid.
28 Fader ge-wuldre ine namen. a com stefne of hefene us cweende. nd ic ge-wuldrede & eft ic wuldrie.
29 Syo menio e r stod. & t ge-hyrden sgden t hyt unrede. & sume sgden t ngel sprc wi hyne.
30 Se hlend heom andswerede & cw. Ne com yos stfne for minan ingen; ac for eowrum ingen.
31 Nu ys middan-eardes dom. nu beod ises middan-eardes ealdor ut aworpen.
32 & gyf ic byo up ahafan fram eoran. ic teo ealle yng to me sylfum.
33 t he sgde & tacnede hwylcen deae he woldan sweltan.
34 Syo menio hym andswerede & cw. We ge-hyrdan on are lage. t crist byo on ecnysse. & hu-mte sgst u; hyt gebyra t mannes sunu beo up ahafen. Hwt ys es mannes sunu.
35 a cw se hlend. Nu geot ys litel leoht on eow. ga a hwile e ge leoht hbba; t eostwe (sic) eow ne be-fon. Se e ga on eostran. he nat hwier he ga.
36 a hwile e ge leoht hbbe ge-lefa on leoht t ge seon leohtes bearn. as ing se hlend heom sgde. & eode & be-dyglede hine fram heom.
37 a he swa michele tacne dyde be-foran heom. hyo ne ge-lefden on hine.
38 t as witegena word ysaias wre ge-fella e he cw. Drihten hwa ge-lefde s e we ge-hyrden. & hwam ws drihtenes strenge ge-swuteled.
39 for-y hy ne mihton ge-lyefan for-am ysaias cw eft.
40 he ablende here eagen. & -herte heora heorta. t hyo ne syon mid heora eagen. & mid heorta ne on-geten & syon ge-cyrde. & ic ge-hle.
41 Ysaias sgde as ing. a he ge-seah hys wuldor & sprc be hym.
42 & eh manega of am ealdron ge-lefdon on hine. Ac hyo hyt ne kyddan for are farisea ingon. e-ls hyo me ut adrifan of heora samnunge.
43 Hyo lufedon manne wuldor; swiere anne godes wuldor.
44 Se hlend cleopede. & cw to heom. Se e lef on me. ne ge-lef he n on me; ac on onne e me sente.
45 & se e me ge-syh; he ge-sih anne e me sente.
46 Ich com to leohten on midden-eard. & nan are e ge-lefd on me ne wunia on eostran.
47 nd gyf hwa ge-her mine word & ne ge-healt; ne deme ic hine. Ne com ich middan-eard to demenne. ac t ic hle middan-eard.
48 Se e me for-hig. & mine word ne underfeh. he hf hwa him deme. Syo spce e ic spc sye him dem on am ytemestan daige.
49 for-am ic ne sprece of me sylfan. Ac se fader e me sente. he me be-bead. hwt ic cwee & hwt ic spreke.
50 And ic wat t hys bebod ys eche lyf. a ing e ic sprece; ic speke swa se fader me saigde.

 

CHAPTER 13

 

1 r am easter freols-daige. se hlend wiste t hys tid com. t he wolde ge-witan of issum middan-earde to hys fader. a he lufede his leorning-cnihtas e waron on middan-earde. on nde he hyo lufede.
2 nd a. drihtnes ening ws ge-macod. a for se deofol on iudases heorta scariothes. t he hyne be-lwde.
3 he wiste t se fder sealde ealle ing on hys handa. & t he com of gde. & cym to gode.
4 he aras fram hys egnunge. & legde hys reaf. & nam linen rail & be-gerte hine.
5 fter am he dede wter on ft. & wog his leorning-cnihte ft. & dreide hyo mid are lin-wde e he ws mi be-gert.
6 a com he to symone petre. & petrus cw to hym. Drihten scelt u wean mine fet;
7 Se hlend andswerede & cw. to hym. u nast nu. t ic do. ac u wast sean.
8 Petrus cw to hym. ne wehst u nfre mine fet. Se hlend hym andswerede. & cw. Gyf ic e ne wea nfst u nnne dal mid me.
9 a cw symon petrus to hym. Drihten ne weag u ane mine fet; ac eac min heafod nd mine hande.
10 a cw se hlend to hym. Se e clne by. ne be-erf hym buton t man hys fet wea. ac ys al clne. nd ge send sume clne. ns na ealle.
11 He wiste witodlice hwa hine scolde be-lwen. for-an he cw ne sende ge ealle clne.
12 Syan he hafde heore fet a-wogene. he nam his reaf. & a he set he cw eft to heom. Wite ge hwt ic eow dyde.
13 Ge clepiad me lareow. & drihtan. & wel ge cwea. swa ic eom solce.
14 Gyf ic weoh eower fet.
15 ic eow sealde bisne t ge don swa ic eow dyde.
16 Solice ic eow segge. nis se eowa furra anne hys hlaford. ne se arendrake nis mare anne se e hine sende.
17 Gyf ge as ing wita ge beo eadige. gyf ge hyo do.
18 Ne segge ic be eow eallen. ic wat hwilce ic ge-cheas. Ac t t halig ge-writ seo ge-feld e cwe. Se e t hlaf mid me a-hef hys ho on-gean me.
19 nu ic eow segge r-am e hit ge-wure. t ge ge-lyfan onne hyt ge-woran beo. t ic hyt eom.
20 So ic eow segge. se e under-feh ane e ic sende. he under-feh me. Se e under-feh me; under-feh ane e me sende.
21 a se hlend as ing sgde. he ws gedrefed on gaste. & cydde & cw. So ic eow segge. t eower n me be-lw.
22 a leorning-cnihtas be-heoldan heora lc orenne. & heom tweonede be hwam he hyt sgde.
23 An are leorning-cnihta lenede on as hlendes barme ane se hlend lufede.
24 Simon petrus bicnode to ysen & cw to him. Hwt is se e he hit by sg.
25 Witodlice a he hlenede ofer as hlendes breosten he cw to him. Drihten hwt is he.
26 se hlend hym andswerede & cw. He is se e ic raeche be-dyppedne hlaf. And a a he dypte anne hlaf he sealde hine Iudase scariothe.
27 & a fter am bite sathanas eode on hyne. a cw se hlend to hym. do rae t u don wylt;
28 nyste nan are sittendre to hwam he t saygde.
29 Sume wendon for-an iudas hafde scrin t se hlend hit cwe be hym. bege a ing e us arf syo to am freols-daige odet t he sealde sum ing earfenden mannen.
30 a he nam ane bite. he eode ut r-rihte. hit ws niht.
31 a he ut eode. & se hlend cw. nu ys mannes sunu ge-swuteled. & god is ge-swuteled on him.
32 Gif god is ge-swutele on him & god ge-swutela hine on him selfon.
33 La bearn nu gyt ic eom ge-hwde tid mid eow. ge me seche. & swa ic am iudeam sgde. ge ne magen faren ider e ic fare. nd nu ic eow segge.
34 ic eow selle nywe be-bod. t ge lufian eow be-tweonan. swa ic eow lufode.
35 Be am eow ge-cnawe ealle men. t ge synde mine leorning-cnihtas. gyf ge hbba lufe eow be-tweonan.
36 Simon petrus cw to him. drihten hwider gst u. Se hlend him andswerede & cw. ne miht u me felgan ider ic nu fare. u frst ft fter me.
37 Petrus cw to hym. hwi ne mg ic e nu felgian; ic sylle min lyf for e.
38 Se hlend hym andswerede & cw. in lyf u sylst for me. So ic e segge. ne crw se coc. r u wisecst me reowa.

 

CHAPTER 14

 

1 & he cw to hys leorning-cnihtan. Ne syo eower heorte ge-drefe. ge ge-lefa on god. & ge-lefe on me.
2 On mines fader huse synde manega earding-stowe. Ne sgde ic eow. hit ys litles wane t ic fare. & wille eow eardung-stowe gerewian.
3 & gyf ic fare. & eow ea[r]dung-stowe ge-gearwige; eft ic cume. & neme eow to me selfen. t ge seon hwr ic eom.
4 & ge witon hwider ic fare. & ge cunnan anne weig.
5 Tomas cw to him. Hlaford we nyten hwider u frst. & hu muge we anne wei cunnan;
6 Se halend cw to him. Ic eom weig. & sofaestnysse. & lyf. Ne cym nan to am fder buton urh me.
7 Gyf ge cuan me. witolice ge cuen minne fader. & henen for ge hine gecnawe. & ge hine swen.
8 Philippus cw to him. Drihtan atew us ane fder. & we hbbe ge-noh.
9 Se hlend cw to him. Philippus swa lange tid ic ws mid eow & ge ne cneowan me. Se e me ge-sih; ge-sih minne fder. Hu-mte cwst u. atew us inne fder.
10 ne ge-lefst u t ic eom on fder. & fader is on me; a word e ic to eow sprke; ne sprece ic hy of me sylfe. Se fader e wune on me; he werc a werc.
11 Ne ge-lefe ge t ic eom on fder. & fder is on me. ge-lef for am weorcan.
12 So ic eow segge. se e ge-lyf on me. he werc a weorc (sic) e ic werce. & he werc maran anne a synd. for-am e ic fre to am fder.
13 & ic do swa hwt swa ge bydda on minen namen. t se fader syo ge-wuldrod on am sunu.
14 Gif ge hwt me bidda on minan naman t ic do.
15 Gyf ge me lufia; healdod min be-bode
16 & ic bidde fder. & he syl eow oerne frefiend t beo fre mid eow.
17 Sofstnysse gast e es middeneard ne maig under-fon. He ne can hine for-an e he ne gesih hine. Ge hine cunnen for-an e he wune mid eow. & beo on eow.
18 Ne lte ic eow stepchild. ic cume to eow.
19 Nu gyt is an litel fyrst. & midden-eard me ne ge-sih. Ge me seo. foram ic libbe. & ge libba.
20 On am daige ge ge-cnawe t ic eom on minen fder & ge synd on me & ic on eow.
21 Se e haf mine be-bode & hylst a. he ys e me lufa. Min fder lufed ane e me lufa. & ic lufige hyne & ge-swutelige him me selfe.
22 Iudas cw to hym. ns na se scarioth. Drihtan hwt is ge-woran t u wilt e selfne ge-swutelian us. & n midden-earde.
23 Se halend andswerede. & cw to him. Gyf hwa me lufad. he healt mine spraece. & min fder lufa hine. & we cume to hym. & we weorce earding-stowe mid him.
24 Se e me ne lufa. ne healt mine sprce. & nis hit min sprce t ge ge-hyrdon. ac as fder e me sende.
25 as ing ic eow sgde a ich mid eow wunede.
26 Se halge frofre gast e se fder sent on minan naman eow lr ealle ing. & he lr eow ealle a ing. e ic eow segge.
27 Ic lfe eow sibbe. ic sylle eow mine sibbe. Ne sylle ic eow sibbe swa middan-ear syl. Ne seo eower heorte ge-drefed. ne ne fortige ge.
28 Ge ge-hyrdan t ic eow sgde. ic ga. & ic cume to eow. Witodlice gif ge me lufedon ge ge-blissedon. for-an e ic fare to am fder. for-an se fder is mare anne ic.
29 nd ich eow sgde. r-am e hit wure. t ge ge-lyfon anne hit ge-woran by.
30 Ne sprce ic nu ma fela wi eow. ises middan-eardes ealdor cym & he nf nan ing on me.
31 Ac t se midden-eard on-cnawe t ic lufie anne fder. & ic do swa se fder me be-bead. Arisa uten gan heonon.

 

CHAPTER 15

 

1 Ic eom so wingear. & min fder ys eordtilia.
2 he de lc twig aweig on me. e blde ne byr. & he ferma lc are e blde ber. t hyt bere blde. e swior.
3 Nu ge synd clne for are sprce e ic to eow sprc.
4 wunia on me & ic on eow. Swa swa twig ne mg blede beran hyt self buton hyt wunige on wingearde. swa ge ne magen eac buton ge wunigan on me.
5 Ic eom wingeard & ge synd twigan. Se e wuna on me. & ic on him; se ber mycele blde. for-an ge ne magon nan ing don buton me.
6 Gyf hwa ne wuna on me. he bye ge-worpen ut swa twig. & for-druwa. & he ge-gaderia a. & do on fer & hyo for-berna.
7 Gyf ge wunia on me. & mine word wunia on eow. bidda swa hwt swa ge willed. & hyt beod eower.
8 On am ys min fder ge-swutelod. t ge beran mychele blde. & beon mine leorning-cnihtas.
9 & ic lufede eow swa fader lufede me. wunie on mine lufe.
10 Gyf ge mine be-bode ge-healde. ge wunia on minre lufe. Swa ic ge-heold mines fder beboda. & ic wuniga on his lufa.
11 as ing ic eow sgde. t min ge-fea is on eow. & eower ge-fea syo ge-fylld.
12 ys is min bebod t ge lufigan eow gemenlice. swa ic eow lufede.
13 Nafe nan man mare lufe anne eos is t hwa sylle hys lyf for hys freondan.
14 Ge synd mine freond gyf ge do as ing e ic eow be-beode.
15 Ne telle ic eow to eowan. for-an se eowa nat hwt se hlaford de. Ic tealde eow to freonden for-an ic kydde eow ealle a ing e ic ge-hyrde t minen fder.
16 Ne ge-chure ge me ac ic ge-cheas eow. & ic ge-sette eow t ge blden bren & eowra blda ge-lsten. t se fder sylle eow swa hwt swa ge bidda on minan naman.
17 as ing ic eow beode; t ge lufion eow ge-mnlice.
18 Gyf midden-eard eow hate wita t he hatede me r eow.
19 Gyf ge on midden-eardan wren. middan-eard lufede t hys ws. For-an e ge ne synd of middan-earde. ac ic eow ge-cheas of middan-earde. for-i middan-eard eow hate.
20 Ge-munia mine sprce e ic eow sgde. nis e eowa mare anne hys hlaford. Gyf hy me hehton. hye willa hehton eowre. Gyf hyo mine sprce heoldan. hyo healde eac eowre.
21 Ac ealle as ing hyo do eow for minan namen. for hyo ne cunnan anne e sende me.
22 Gyf ic ne come & to heom ne sprce. nafden hyo nane synne. Nu hy nabbe nane lade be heora synna.
23 Se e me hate. hate minne fader.
24 Gyf ic nane weorc ne worhte on hym e nan oer ne wrohte. nfdan hyo nane synne. Nu hyo ge-swon & hyo hateden me & minne fder.
25 Ac t syo sprce syo ge-fyllad (sic) e on heora lage ys awritan t hyo hatedan me buton ge-werhtan.
26 onne se frefriend cym e ic eow sende fram fder sofstnisse gast e cym fram fder. he ky ge-witnysse be me.
27 & ge cyad witnesse for-am ge wren fram frumen mid me.

 

CHAPTER 16

 

1 as ing ic eow sgde t ge ne swikien.
2 hyo do eow ut of ge-samnengen. Ac syo tid kym t lc e eow of-slech. wen t he egnige gode.
3 & as ing hyo do for-an e hyo ne cuen minne fader ne me.
4 Ac as ing ic eow sgde t ge ge-munion anne heora tid kym. t ic hyt eow sgde. Ne sgde ic eow as ing t fruman. for-an e ich ws mid eow.
5 Nu ic fare to am e me sende. & eower nan ne acse me hwider ic fare.
6 Ac for-am e ic sprc as ing to eow. un-rotnysse ge-fylde eowre heorte.
7 ac ic segge sodfstnysse. Eow fremed t ic fare. Gyf ic ne fare ne kym se frofriende to eow. Witolice gyf ic fare. ich hine sende to eow.
8 & onne he cym he ir (sic) issne middan-eard. be synne. & be rihtwysnesse. & be dome.
9 Be synne; for-am hyo ne ge-lyfden on me.
10 Be rihtwysnesse; for-am ic fare to am fder. & ge me ne ge-seo.
11 Be dome; for-am ises middan-eardes ealdor ys ge-demed.
12 Gyt ic habbe eow fele to seggene. Ac ge hyt ne magen nu acumen.
13 anne are sofstnysse gast kym. he lr eow ealle sodfstnysse. Ne sprec he of hym sylfan. Ac he sprc a ing e he ge-hyr. nd ky eow a ing e toweard synd.
14 he me ge-swutelo. for-am he nem of minum & ky eow.
15 ealle a ing e min fder hf synd mine. for-i ic cw. t he nym of minum & ke eow.
16 Nu embe an lytel ge me ne ge-seo. & eft embe litel ge me ge-seo. for-am e ich fare to am fder.
17 a cwen hys leorning-cnihtas heom be-tweonan. Hwt is t he us seg. ymbe litel & ge me ne ge-seo. & eft embe litel & ge me ge-seo. & ic fare to am fder.
18 hyo cw witolice hwt is t he cw. Embe lytel; we niten hwt he sprec.
19 Se hlend wiste t hyo wolden hine acsion. & he cw to heom. be am ge smeage be-tweonan eow. for-am ic sgde. ymbe lytel ge me ne ge-seo. & eft embe lytel ge me ge-seo.
20 So ic eow segge t ge heofa & wepa. Middan-eard ge-blissa. & ge beod un-rote. ac eower unrotnysse by ge-went to ge-fean.
21 anne wif kenned. hyo hf unrotnysse. for-an e hire tid com. anne hye kend cnapen. ne ge-man hye are hefinysse for ge-fean. for-an man beo -kenned on middan-eard.
22 & witodlice ge hbbe nu unrotnysse. Eft ic eow ge-syo. & eower heorte ge-blissa. & nan man ne nym eowerne ge-fean fram eow.
23 & on an dayge ne bydda me nanes inges. So ic eow segge gyf ge hwt bidda mine fder on minan naman he hyt syl eow.
24 o is ne bde ge nan ing on minan naman. Bidda & ge under-fo t eower ge-fea syo ful.
25 as ing ic eow saigde on bispellan. Syo tid cym anne ic eow ne sprce on bispellan. ac ic kee eow openlice; be minan fader.
26 On am daige ge bidda on minan namen & ic eow ne segge for-am ic bidde mine fder be eow.
27 Witodlice se fder eow lufe. foram e ge lufedon me. & gelyfdon; t ic com of gode.
28 Ic for fram am fder. & com on middan-eard. Eft ic forlte midden-eard. & fare wel sone to am fder.
29 Hys leorningcnihtas cwen to hym. Nu u sprecst openlice. & ne segst nan by-spell.
30 Nu we witen t u wast ealle ing. & e nis nan rf t anig e axie. On isen we ge-lefa; t u come of gode.
31 Se hlend heom andswerede. & cw. Nu ge ge-lyfe.
32 nu com mi tyd. & cym t ge to-fren. ghwilc to hys agenen. & for-lten me ane. & ic ne eom ane for-am fder ys mid me.
33 as ing ic eow sgde. t ge habben sibbe on me. Ge hbba hefige berdene on middan-earde. ac ge-twuwia (sic). ich ofer-swien (sic) midden-eard.

 

CHAPTER 17

 

1 as ing se hlend sprc & a-hof up hys eagen to heofene end cw. Fader tid ys cuman ge-swutele ine sunu t in sune ge-swutelige e.
2 & swa u hym sealdest anweald. lches mannes t he sylle eche lyf. ealle an e u hym sealdest.
3 is ys soliche eche lyf t hyo on-cnawen. t u ert an so god. & se e u sendest hlend crist.
4 Ic e ge-swutelode ofer eoran. Ic ge-endede t weorc e u me sealdest to donne.
5 nd nu u fder ge-brohte me mid e sylfen. are brihtnysse e ic hfde mid e r an e midden-eard wre.
6 Ic ge-swutelode inne naman am mannan e u me sealdest of middan-earde. Hyo wran ine. & u hyo sealdest me. & hyo ge-heoldan ine sprce.
7 Nu hyo ge-cneowen t ealle a ing e u me sealdest synd of e.
8 for-am ic sealde heom a word e u sealdest me; & hy underfengen. & on-cneowan solice t ic eom of e. & hye ge-lefdon t u me sentest.
9 Ic bidde for hyo ne bidde ic for middan-earde. ac for a e u me sealdest for-an hyo synde ine.
10 & ealle ine synde mine. Mine synde ine. & ic eom ge-swutelod on heom.
11 & nu ic ne eom on middan-eard. & hye synd on middan-earde & ich cume to e. On are tide se hlend be-heold hys leorning-cnihtes. & cw. Halig fder heald on inen naman. t u me sealdest. t hyo syn an; swa wit synde.
12 a ic ws mid heom ic heold hyo on inan namen. ic heold a e u me sealdest. & ne for-war here nan buton for-spillednysse bearn. t t halige writ syo ge-fylled.
13 Nu ic cume to e & as ing ic sprce on midden-earde. t hyo habben mine fean. ge-fellende (sic) on heom sylfan.
14 Ic sealde heom ine sprce. & middan-eard hyo haf on hatienge for-an hyo ne synde of middan-earde. swa eac ic nem of middan-earde.
15 Ne bidde ic t u hyo neme of middan-earde. ac t u hyo healde of yfele.
16 Ne synde hyo of middan-earde swa ic ne eom of middan-earde.
17 Ge-halege hyo on sofstnysse. in sprce is sodfestnysse.
18 Swa u me sentest on middan-earde. Ic sende hyo on middan-eard.
19 & for hyo ic halegie me sylfne. t hye eac syen ge-halegede on sodfstnysse.
20 Witodlice ne ge-bidde ic for hyo ane. ac eac for a e gyt sculon ge-lefan urh heore word on me.
21 t ealle syn an. swa u fder ert on me. & ic eom on e. t hyo syn eac an on unc. t midden-eard ge-lefe t u me sendest.
22 nd ic sealde heom a brihtnysse e u me sealdest t hy sien an; swa wit synd an.
23 Ich eom on heom. & u ert on me. t hye syen endod on an. t midden-eard on-cnawe t u me sndest. & lufedest hye swa u me lufedest.
24 Fader ic wille t a e u me sealdest syen mid me r ich eom. t hye ge-syen mine brihtnysse e u me sealdest. for-an u lufedest me; r midden-eard ge-set wre.
25 La rihtwise fder middan-eard e ne ge-cneow. witodlice ich e ge-cneow & hyo on-cneowen t u me sendest.
26 & ich heom kydde inne nama. & gyt wille kyan. t syo lufe e u me lufedest syo on heom; nd ich eom on heom.

 

CHAPTER 18

 

1 a se hlend as ing cw; a eode he ofer a burnan cedron. r ws an wirtun. In-to am he eode. & hys leorning-cnihtas mid hym.
2 Witodlice Iudas e hine be-leawde wiste a stowe. for-am e se hlend ofte rdlice com ider mid hys leorning-cnihtan.
3 a underfeng Iudas t folc & a egnas t am biscoppen & t an farisean. & comen ider mid heora leoht-faten. & mid heora blesen. & mid wpnem.
4 Witodlice se hlend wiste ealle a ing e him toward wren. He eode a for & cw to heom. hwane seche ge.
5 Hye andsweredem (sic) hym & cwen; ane nazareiscan hlend. Se hlend cw ich hyt eom. Solice Iudas e hine be-lwde stod mid heom.
6 a he openliche saigde. ich hyt eom; a eoden hye under-bch & feollan on a eoran.
7 ft he hye axode hwane seche ge. hyo cwen. ane nazareisce hlend.
8 Se hlend heom andswerede; ich saigde eow t ich hyt eom. Gyf ge witodliche me secha. lte as faren.
9 t syo sprce wre ge-felled e he cw. t ich nanne are ne for-spille e u me sealdest.
10 Witodliche symon petrus ateoh hys swurd & sloh as biscopes eowan. & acharf hym of t swiere eare. as eowes name ws malcus.
11 a cw se hlend to petre. Do in sweord on sce. anne calc e min fder me sealde ne drinke ich hine.
12 t folc. & se ealdor & are iudea eignas. namen anne hlend & bunden hine.
13 & ldden hine rest to annan se ws caiphas sweor. & se caiphas ws as geares biscop.
14 Witodlice caiphas dihte am iudeam & cw t hyt wre betere t an man swulte for folc.
15 Symon petrus felgede am hlende. & se oer leorning-cniht. Se oer leorning-cniht ws am biscope cu. nd he eode in mid am hlende on as biscopes wirtun.
16 Petrus stod t are dure r-ute. a eode se leorning-cniht ut. e ws as biscopes cue. & cw to are dure-inene. & ldde petere in.
17 a cw sye dure-inan. to petere. cwst u. ert u of ises leorning-cnihtan. a cw he nich ne eom ich.
18 a eowas & a eignas stodan t am gledan & wermdan hye. for-an hit ws cheald. Witodlice petrus stod mid heom & wermde hine.
19 Se biscop axode am hlende embe hys leorning-cnihtas nd embe his lare.
20 a andswerede se hlend nd cw. Ich spreke openlice to middan-earde. & ic lre symble on ge-somnunge & on temple r ealle Iudeas to-gdere comen. & ich ne sprc nan ing digelice.
21 Hwy axost u me. axoe. a e ge-heordan hwt ich to heom sprce. hyo witon a ing e ich heom sgde.
22 a he is cw. a sloh an are eigna e r stoden ane hlend mid his hand & cw. ndswerest u swa am biscoppe.
23 Se hlend andswerede hym and cw. Gyf ich efele sprke; ky ge-witnysse be yfele. Gyf ich wel spreke; hwi best (sic) u me.
24 a sente annas hine to am biscoppe ge-bunden.
25 & symon peter stod nd wermde hyne. a cwen hyo to hym. cwyst u. eart u of hys leorning-cnihton. he wi-soc & cw. ich ne eom.
26 a cw an s biscopes eowena. hys cua as eare sloh peter of. Hu ne seah ic e on am wirtune mid hym.
27 Peter a eft widsoc. & sona se coc creow.
28 a ldden hyo anne hlend to chaifan on t dom-ern. Hyt ws a morgan. nd hyo selfe ne eoden in-to am dom-erne. t hyo nren be-smitene. ac t hyo ten heora eastran.
29 a eode pilatus ut to heom. and cw. hwilce worhte bringe ge on-gean isne man.
30 Hyo andswereden & cwen to hym. Gif he nre yfel-dde; ne sealde we hine e.
31 a cw pilatus to heom. Nimed hine. & deme hine. be eowre lage. a cwen a Iudeas to hym. us nys alyfed t we anigene man of-slean.
32 t as hlendes sprche wre ge-fylled. e he cw a he ge-swutelede hwilcen deae he swulte.
33 a eode pilatus eft in-to am domerne nd clypede anne hlend to hym; & cw to hym. Ert u iudea kyning;
34 a andswerede se hlend hym and cw. Cwydst u is of e sylfan. hwer e hyt e ore sgden.
35 Pilate hym andswerede. & cw. Cwist u eom ich iudeisc. in eod & ine biscoppes e sealden me. hwt dydest u;
36 a cw se hlend. min riche nis of issen middan-earde. Gyf min riche wre of issen midden-earde. witodlice mine eignas fuhton t ich nre ge-seald am iudean. Nis min riche of issen middan-earde.
37 a cw pilatus to hym. Ert u witodlice kining; Se hlend hym andswerede and cw. u hyt saigst t ich eom kining. On am ich em ge-boren. & to am ich com on middan-eard. t ich kye sofstnysse. lch are e is on sofstnysse ge-her mine stefne.
38 a cw pilatus to hym. Hwt ys sofstnysse; And a he is cw; a eode he eft ut to am iudean & cw to heom. Ne funde ich nenne gelt on ison men.
39 Hit ys eower ge-wune. t ich for-gefe eow enne mann on eastren. wille ge t ich eow for-gyfe nu iudea kyning.
40 Hye cleopeden ealle; & cwen. naht isne. ac barraban. witodliche barrabas ws eof.

 

CHAPTER 19

 

1 a nam pilatus anne hlend and swang hine.
2 & a eignas wunden ernenne kene-helm & asetten hine on hys heafod. and screddan hine mid purperan reafe.
3 and hyo coman to hym & cwen. Hal byo u iudea kyning. & hyo pltton hine mid hyre handan.
4 a eode pilatus eft ut; and cw. Nu ich hine lde hyder ut to eow. t ge on-gytan t ich ne finde nnne gelt on hym.
5 a eode se hlend ut. & br ernenne kenehelm. & purpre reaf. & sgde heom. Her ys man.
6 Witodlice a a biscoppes & a eignes hine ge-seagen; a cleopedan hyo and cwen. Hoh hine hog hine. a cw pilatus to heom. Nime ge hine and ho. ic ne finde nenne gelt on hym.
7 a iudeas hym andswereden. & cwen. We habbed lage. and be ure lage he scel swelten. for-an e he cwe. t he wre godes sune.
8 a pilatus ge-hyrde as sprce. a on-dredde he him; as e swire.
9 & eode eft in-to am domerne & cw to am haelende. Hwanen ert u; Witodlice se hlend ne sealde nane andswere.
10 a cw pilatus to hym. Hwi ne sprcst u wi me. Nast u t ich hbbe myhte e to honne. & ich hbbe mihte e to for-ltenne.
11 Se hlend hym andswerede. Nafdest u nane mihte on-geanes me bute hit wre e ufan ge-seald. for-an se hf mare sinne se e me e sealde.
12 nd see sohte pilatus hu he hine for-lte. a iudeas clypedon & cwen. Gyf u hine for-ltst; ne ert u as caiseres freond. lc are e hine to kininge de ys as caiseres wiersace.
13 a pilatus as sprce ge-hyrde; a ldde he ut onne hlend. & st t-foran am dom-setle. on are stowe e ys ge-nemned licostratos t is on hebreisc gabatha.
14 Hit ws a eastre gear-cung daig. & hit ws a sixte tid. a cw he to am iudean. Her is eower kining.
15 Hyo cleopeden ealle & cwen; nym hine nym hine; & hoh. a cw pilatus. scel ich hon eowerne kyning; Hym andswereden a biscoppes & cwen. Nebbe we nenne kining buton caisere.
16 a sealde he hine heom to a-honne. a namen hyo anne hlend. & tugen hine ut.
17 & bren hys rode mid hym on a stowe e ys ge-nemned heafodpanen stow & on hebreisc golgotha.
18 r hye hine -hengen. & twegen ore mid hym on twam healfe. & anne hlend on middan.
19 Witodlice-pilatus. wrat ofer-ge-writ. & sette ofer hys rode. r ws on ge-writen. is is se nazarenisca hlend iudea kyng.
20 Manege are iudea rtten is ge-writ. for-am e eo stow waes ge-hende are chestre r se hlend ws a-hangen. Hyt ws awriten hebreiscen stafen. & greciscon. nd lden stafen.
21 a cwen a biscoppes to pilate. Ne writ u iudea kyng. ac t he sgde ich m iudea kyning.
22 a cw pilatus; ich wrat t ich wrat.
23 a a cempen hine a-hengen hye nmn his reaf & worhtan feower dles lche kempe nne dl. & tunekan. Sye tuneka ws un--siwed. & ws al awefen.
24 a cwen hye heom be-tweonan; ne slite we hyo. ac uten hleoten. hwilces eowres hye syo. t t halige ge-writ. sye ge-felle. e us cw. hyo to-dldon eom mine reaf. & ofer mine reaf hye wurpen hlote. Witodlice us didan a cempan.
25 a stoden wi a rode. as hlendas moder. & his moder swuster maria cleophe & marie magdalene.
26 a se hlend ge-seah his moder. & ane leorning-cniht standende e he lufede. a cw he to his moder. Wif her is in sune.
27 Eft he cw to am leorning-cnihte. her is in moder. nd of are tid; se leorning-cniht hye nam to hym.
28 fter ison a se hlend wiste t ealle ing wren ge-endode. t t halige writ wre ge-fylled. a cw he me yrst.
29 a stod an fet full aisiles. hye be-wunden ane spunge mid ysope & syo ws ful aisiles & setten to his mue.
30 a se hlend ge-feng as aisiles a cw he. hyt ys ge-ende. & he a-helte his heafod. & a-gef his gast.
31 a iudeas bden pilate t man for-braca heora scanken & lten hy nier. foran e hyt ws gearcing-daig. t a lichaman ne wunedon on rode on reste-daige. se daig ws mre reste-daig.
32 a coman a kempan & brken rest as scanken e mid him a-hangen wren.
33 a hye to am hlende comen & ge-seagen t he dead ws; ne brecan hye na his scanken.
34 Ac an are kempena ge-openede his side mid spere. & rdliche r fleow ut blod & wter.
35 & se e hit ge-seah; cydde witnesse. & hys ge-witnisse ys so. & he wat t he so sgde. & t ge ge-lefen.
36 as ing wren ge-woran t t gewrit wre ge-fylled. ne for-breke ge nan ban on hym.
37 hyo ge-swen on hwane hyo on-fstneden.
38 Witodlice Ioseph of arimathia bd pilaten t he moste nyman as hlendes lichaman. for-an e he ws as hlendes leorningcniht. is he dyde dearnunge; for are iudea eige. & pilatus hym lefde. a com he & nam as hlendes lichaman.
39 & nichodemus com ider. se e rest com to am hlende on niht. & brohte wyrt-gemang & a-loen swylche hund-twentig boxa.
40 hyo naman as hlendas lichaman. & be-wunden hine mid linene clae mid wyrt-ge-mangun swa iudea w is. to be-berigenne.
41 Witodlice r ws wurtun on are stowe r se hlend a-hangen ws. & on an wertune ws nywe beregen on are a gyt; nan man ns a-leig.
42 Solice r hyo legdon onne hlend. for are iudea gearcunge ws wi am byrgenne.

 

CHAPTER 20

 

1 Wytodliche on anan reste-dayge sye magdalenisce Marie com on morgen r hyt leoht wre to are berigenne. & hyo ge-seah t se stan ws weig anumen fram are beregenne.
2 a arn hye & com to symone petre. & to am ore leorning-cnihton. e se hlend lufede. nd hye cwd to heom. hyo namen drihten of berigenne. & we nyton hwr hye hine leigdon.
3 Petrus eode ut. & se oer leorning-cniht. & com in-to are berigenne.
4 Witodlice hye twegen urnen t-gadere. & se oer leorning-cniht for-arn petre fore; & com raer to are berigenne.
5 And a he nier-abehg he seah a linwde liggen. & ne eode eah in.
6 Witodliche simon petrus com fter hym and eode in-to are beregenne. & he ge-seah linwd liggen.
7 & t swat-lin e ws up-on his heafde. ne ley hyt na mid am linwdon ac on-sundron fram am oren ge-fealden on are stowe.
8 a eode eac in se leorningcniht e rest com to are berienne & ge-seah & ge-lefde.
9 Witodlice a geot hye ne cuan haly ge-writ t hyt berede t he scolde fram deae arisan.
10 a foran eft a leorningcnihtes to am orum.
11 Wytoliche Maria stod r-ute t are berienne nd weop. nd a hye wiop; hye abeag nier & be-seah innan a berienne
12 & ge-seah twegen ngles sittan mid hwiton reafe. enne t am heafde. & oerne t am fotum. r as hlendes lich aleyd ws.
13 Hye cwen to hire wif hwi wepst u. a cw hye to heom. for-an hye namen minne drihtan. & ich nat hwr hye hine leyden.
14 a hye as ing saydon a bewente hye hi on-bc & ge-seah hwr se hlend stod. and hye neste t hyt se hlend ws.
15 a cw se hlend to hire. Wif hwi wepst u. hwane secst u. Hyo wende t hyt se wyrt-ward wre; & cw to hym. Leof gyef u hine name. sege me hwr u hine leydest. & ich hine nime.
16 a cw se hlend to hire. Maria. Hye be-wente hyo. & cw to hym. Raboni. t is ge-cween lareow.
17 a cw se hlend to hire ne t-rn u mn. nu geat ich ne stah to mine fder. Gang to mine broren & sege heom. Ich astige to minen fder. & to eower fder. & to minan gode; & to eower gode.
18 a com sye magdalenisce Maria. & kydde am leorning-cnihtan. & cw. Ich ge-seah drihtan. & as ing he me sayde.
19 a ws fen. on an are reste-daye. & a duren wren be-lokene r a leorning-cnihtes wren ge-gaderede. for are iudean eyge. Se hlend com & stod to-middes heora. & cw to heom. Sye sibbe mid eow.
20 & a he t cw; he ateowede heom hys handen. & hys sydan. a leorning-cnihtes wren blie; a hye hafden drihten ge-sogen.
21 He cw eft to heom. sye sibbe mid eow. swa swa se fader me sente; ich sende eow.
22 a he t cw; a bleow he on hyo. & cw to heom. under-fo halgne gast.
23 ara synna e ge for-gyfe. hye beo heom for-gefena. & are e ge healde hyo beo ge-healdenne.
24 Wytodliche thomas an of am twelfen e ys ge-cween didimus. t is ge-licust on ure eoe. he ns mid heom a se hlend com.
25 a cwen a ore leorning-cnihtes to hym. we seagen drihten. a cw he to heom. Ne ge-lefe ich. bute ich ge-syo are ngle fstnunge on hys handan. & ich do minne finger on are naygelene stede. & ic do mine hand in-to his siden.
26 nd eft a efter ehte dagen hys leorning-cnihtes wren inne. & thomas mid heom. Se hlend com be-lokenum durum. & stod to-middes heom. & cw. sye eow sibbe.
27 Syen he sayde to thomase. Do ine finger hyder. & ge-seoh mine hand. & nim ine hand & do on mine siden. & ne beo u un-ge-leafful. ac ge-leafful.
28 Thomas andswerede & cw to him. u ert min god. u ert min drihten.
29 Se hlend cw to hym. u ge-lyfdest for-an u me ge-seage. a snden eadige. e ne seagen & ge-lyfdon.
30 Witodlice manege ore tacne se hlend worhte on hys leorning-cnihta ge-sihe. e ne sendden on issere bocc awritan.
31 Witoliche as ing synden awritan t ge ge-lyfen. t se hlend is crist godes sunu. & t ge hbbe eche lyf; anne ge lyfa on hys naman.

 

CHAPTER 21

 

1 Eft fter an se hlend hine swutolode us t are tiberiadissan s.
2 Simon petrus & thomas e ys ge-cwen ge-licust. wren t-gdere. & nathanael se ws of chana gelil. & zebedeus sunu. & ore twega are leorning-cnihta.
3 a cw simon petrus to heom ic wille gan on fisso. a cwen hye to hym. & we wille gan mi e. & hye geoden ut & geoden on scip. & ne fengen nan ing on are nihte.
4 Witodlice on rne morgen se hlend stod on am strande. ne ge-cneowen eh a leorning-cnihtes t hit se hlend ws.
5 a cw se hlend to heom. Cnapen cwee ge hbbe ge sufel. Hye andswereden hym. & cwen nse.
6 He cw to heom. legge t net on am swieran healfe. s reowettes & ge ge-mete. Hyo leten witodlice. & ne mihten hyt ateon for a fisxe manige.
7 Witodlice se leorning-cniht e se hlend lufede; cw to petere. hyt ys drihten. a peter ge-hyrde t hyt drihten ws; a dyde he on; his tunica & be-gyrde hine. Witodlice he ws r nakod. & sceat inan a s.
8 a ore leorningcnihtas reowen rto; hye wren un-feor fram lande. swylch hyt wre twa hund elnan. & tugen heora fisc-net.
9 a hy on land eoden hyo seagen liggen gleden. & fix r on fre & hlaf.
10 a cw se hlend to heom. bringe a fixas e ge nu ge-fengen.
11 Symon petrus geode upp & teah hys nett to lande mid-culre fixa full. r wes hund-teontig & reo & fiftig. nd a heora swa fela ws; ns t nyt to-broken.
12 a cw se hlend to heom. ga hider & te. & nan are e r st ne durste hine axien hwt he wre. hye wisten t hit ws drihtan.
13 & se hlend com & nam hlaf & eac fixc & sealde heom.
14 On issan ws se hlend reowa ge-swutoled hys leorning-cnihtan a he aras of deae.
15 a hye ten a cw se hlend to symone petre. Symon Iohannis lufest u me swura anne as. He cw to him. gea. drihten u wast t ic e lufie. He cw to him. heald mine lamb.
16 He cw to him eft. Symon Iohannis lufast u me; he cw to hym. gea drihtan u wast t ich e lufie. a cw he to him. heald mine lamb.
17 He cw ridde sie to him. Symon Iohannis lufest u me. a ws petrus sarig. for-an e he sgde ridde sie to him lufest u me. nd he cw. Drihten u wast ealle ing; u wast t ic e lufie. a cw he to hym. heald mine scep.
18 So ic segge e. a u gingre wre u gertest e. & eodest r u woldest. witodliche onne u ealdest u strecst ine hande. & oer e gyrt. & lt ider e u nelt.
19 t he sayde witodliche & tacnede hwilche dede he wolde god swutelien. nd a he t sayde a cw he to hym felge me.
20 a peter hine be-wente; a ge-seah he t se leorning-cniht hym felgede. e se hlend lufede. se e hlenede on ge-beorscipes ofer hys breoste. & cw. Drihten hwt ys se. e e be-lewe.
21 Witodliche a petrus isne ge-seah. a cw he to am hlende. Drihten hwt scel es.
22 a cw se hlend to hym; ich wille t he wunige us oe ich cume. hwt to e; felge u me.
23 Witodliche eos sprce com ut ge-onmang am broren t se leorning-cniht ne swelt. & ne cw se hlend to hym ne swelt he. ac us ich wille t wunie oe ich cume. hwt to e;
24 is is se leorning-cniht e cy ge-witnesse be isen. & wrat as ing. & we witen t his witnesse is so.
25 Witodlice ore manega ing sendde e se hlend worhte. gyf a ealle [ge-writene e heom sylfe wren. ac syo werld be-clyppen ne mihten a writeres e hit writen scolden on bokeN.]