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57 As the living Father sent Me, and I live because of the Father, so he who feeds on Me will live because of Me. 58 (A)This is the bread which came down from heaven—not (B)as your fathers ate the manna, and are dead. He who eats this bread will live forever.”
59 These things He said in the synagogue as He taught in Capernaum.
Many Disciples Turn Away
61 When Jesus knew in Himself that His disciples [b]complained about this, He said to them, “Does this [c]offend you? 62 (D)What then if you should see the Son of Man ascend where He was before? 63 (E)It is the Spirit who gives life; the (F)flesh profits nothing. The (G)words that I speak to you are spirit, and they are life. 64 But (H)there are some of you who do not believe.” For (I)Jesus knew from the beginning who they were who did not believe, and who would betray Him. 65 And He said, “Therefore (J)I have said to you that no one can come to Me unless it has been granted to him by My Father.”Read full chapter