Bible: John 10:15-18

10:15 just as the Father knows me and I know the Father – and I lay down my life 1  for 2  the sheep. 10:16 I have 3  other sheep that do not come from 4  this sheepfold. 5  I must bring them too, and they will listen to my voice, 6  so that 7  there will be one flock and 8  one shepherd. 10:17 This is why the Father loves me 9 because I lay down my life, 10  so that I may take it back again. 10:18 No one takes it away from me, but I lay it down 11  of my own free will. 12  I have the authority 13  to lay it down, and I have the authority 14  to take it back again. This commandment 15  I received from my Father.”

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