11 But the Lord said to him, “Who has made the human mouth? Or (A)who makes anyone unable to speak or deaf, or able to see or blind? Is it not I, the Lord?

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32 [a]Since the beginning of time it has never been heard that anyone opened the eyes of a person born blind. 33 (A)If this man were not from God, He could do nothing.” 34 They answered him, “(B)You were born entirely in sins, and yet you are teaching us?” So they [b](C)put him out.

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35 Jesus heard that they had [c](D)put him out, and upon finding him, He said, “Do you believe in the (E)Son of Man?” 36 He answered [d]by saying, “And (F)who is He, [e]Sir, that I may believe in Him?” 37 Jesus said to him, “You have both seen Him, and (G)He is the one who is talking with you.” 38 And he said, “I believe, Lord.” And he (H)worshiped Him. 39 And Jesus said, (I)For judgment I came into this world, so that (J)those who do not see may see, and (K)those who see may become blind.” 40 Those who were with Him from the Pharisees heard these things and said to Him, “(L)We are not blind too, are we?” 41 Jesus said to them, (M)If you were blind, you would have no sin; but now that you maintain, ‘(N)We see,’ your sin remains.

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  1. John 9:32 Lit From the age it was not heard
  2. John 9:34 I.e., prob. excommunication from the synagogue
  3. John 9:35 See note v 34
  4. John 9:36 Lit and said
  5. John 9:36 Or Lord

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