Bible: John 8:39-44

8:39 They answered him, 1 Abraham is our father!” 2  Jesus replied, 3 If you are 4  Abraham’s children, you would be doing 5  the deeds of Abraham. 8:40 But now you are trying 6  to kill me, a man who has told you 7  the truth I heard from God. Abraham did not do this! 8  8:41 You people 9  are doing the deeds of your father.”

Then 10  they said to Jesus, 11 We were not born as a result of immorality! 12  We have only one Father, God himself.” 8:42 Jesus replied, 13 If God were your Father, you would love me, for I have come from God and am now here. 14  I 15  have not come on my own initiative, 16  but he 17  sent me. 8:43 Why don’t you understand what I am saying? It is because you cannot accept 18  my teaching. 19  8:44 You people 20  are from 21  your father the devil, and you want to do what your father desires. 22  He 23  was a murderer from the beginning, and does not uphold the truth, 24  because there is no truth in him. Whenever he lies, 25  he speaks according to his own nature, 26  because he is a liar and the father of lies. 27 

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