Bible: John 2:14-22

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He found in the temple courts 2  those who were selling oxen and sheep and doves, and the money changers sitting at tables. 3  2:15 So he made a whip of cords 4  and drove them all out of the temple courts, 5  with the sheep and the oxen. He scattered the coins of the money changers 6  and overturned their tables. 2:16 To those who sold the doves he said, “Take these things away from here! Do not make 7  my Father’s house a marketplace! 8  2:17 His disciples remembered that it was written, “Zeal 9  for your house will devour me.” 10 

2:18 So then the Jewish leaders 11  responded, 12 What sign can you show us, since you are doing these things? 13  2:19 Jesus replied, 14 Destroy 15  this temple and in three days I will raise it up again.” 2:20 Then the Jewish leaders 16  said to him, “This temple has been under construction 17  for forty-six years, 18  and are you going to raise it up in three days? 2:21 But Jesus 19  was speaking about the temple of his body. 20  2:22 So after he was raised from the dead, his disciples remembered that he had said this, and they believed the scripture 21  and the saying 22  that Jesus had spoken.

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