Bible: John 5:17-23

5:17 So he 1  told 2  them, “My Father is working until now, and I too am working.” 3  5:18 For this reason the Jewish leaders 4  were trying even harder to kill him, because not only was he breaking the Sabbath, but he was also calling God his own Father, thus making himself equal with God.

5:19 So Jesus answered them, 5 I tell you the solemn truth, 6  the Son can do nothing on his own initiative, 7  but only what he sees the Father doing. For whatever the Father 8  does, the Son does likewise. 9  5:20 For the Father loves the Son and shows him everything he does, and will show him greater deeds than these, so that you will be amazed. 5:21 For just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, 10  so also the Son gives life to whomever he wishes. 11  5:22 Furthermore, the Father does not judge 12  anyone, but has assigned 13  all judgment to the Son, 5:23 so that all people 14  will honor the Son just as they honor the Father. The one who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent him.

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