John 2 Hawai‘i Pidgin (HWP)
Da Wedding Lu‛au Inside Cana Town
2 Afta two days had one wedding lu‛au inside Cana town, Galilee side. Jesus mudda was dea. 2 Da ohana wen tell Jesus an his guys fo come too, so dey wen go. 3 Bumbye no mo wine. Den Jesus mudda tell him, “Dey no mo wine, you know.”
4 Jesus say, “Eh, Ma! Dass not my job, you know. Not time yet fo me fo show da awesome stuff.”
5 Den his mudda tell da worka guys, “Wateva my boy tell you guys fo do, you do um!”
6 Now, da Jewish peopo get Rules bout how dey gotta wash dea hands befo dey eat. So dey had six real big stone water jugs ova dea by da wall. Each jug can hold twenty o thirty gallon water. 7 Jesus tell da worka guys, “Fill up da jugs wit water.” So dey wen fill um up to da top. 8 Den he tell um, “Now, go take some out, an take um to da guy in charge a da lu‛au.” So dey take um to da guy. 9 Da guy taste da water. Eh, da water wen come wine! Now, he neva know wea da wine come from. But da worka guys dat wen go get da water, dey know. Den da guy tell da groom fo come. 10 Den da guy tell da groom, “Everybody bring out da real good wine first. Den, afta dea friends drink plenny, dey bring out da cheap wine. But you, you wen bring out da bestes kine wine now!”
11 Dis ting inside Cana town, Galilee side, dis da first time Jesus wen do someting awesome. He wen show how awesome he stay, an da guys he teaching wen trus him.
12 Afta dat, Jesus, his mudda, his bruddas, an da guys he teaching, dey wen go down Capernaum town. But dey ony stay dea litto wile.
Jesus Inside Da Temple
13 Now, almos time fo da Jewish Passova. So Jesus wen go Jerusalem. 14 Inside da temple yard Jesus see guys selling cows, sheeps, an doves fo da sacrifice. Had guys dea sitting down, selling da spesho kine temple money dat da peopo give God fo da temple. 15 Jesus wen make one whip from small kine ropes, an he chase um all outside da temple yard, even da cows an sheeps. He wen huli da guys tables an dump dea coins all ova da place. 16 An he tell da guys dat selling da doves, “Get um outa hea! No make my Faddaʼs house jalike one store!” 17 Den his guys rememba dat da Bible say, “I love yoa house plenny. Stay burn inside me jalike one fire.”
18 Den da Jewish leada guys tell him, “Wat awesome ting you goin do fo show us dat you get da right fo do all dis kine stuff?”
19 Jesus say, “Bus up dis temple, an in three days I goin make one new temple.”
20 Den da Jewish guys tell him, “Ho! Had guys dat wen work fo forty six years fo make dis temple! How you figga you goin make one new temple in three days?”
21 But Jesus was talking bout his body, cuz his body jalike one temple. 22 So den, bumbye, wen Jesus mahke an come back alive, his guys wen rememba dat he wen tell um dat, an dey wen trus wat da Bible say from befo time, an wat Jesus wen say.
Jesus Know How Everybody Stay Inside
23 Now, wen Jesus stay inside Jerusalem fo da Passova religious time, plenny peopo wen trus him, cuz dey wen see all da awesome stuff he do fo show who him. 24 But Jesus neva give himself to da peopo, cuz he know all dem. 25 He neva need nobody fo tell um how da peopo stay, cuz he know how dey stay inside.