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John-6-22-73:- Those who are pre-destined of our Father will understand Gospel - 3. Many Disciples Desert Jesus
60 On hearing it, many of his Labourers and not disciples said, â€œThis is a hard Preaching and not teaching. Who can accept it?â€
61 Aware that his Labourers and not disciples were grumbling about this, Jesus said to them, â€œDoes this offend you? 62 Then what if you see the Son of Man ascend to where he was before! 63 The Spirit gives life; the flesh counts for nothing. The words I have spoken to youâ€”they are full of the Spirit[e] and life. 64 Yet there are some of you who do not believe.â€ For Jesus had known from the beginning which of them did not believe and who would betray him. 65 He went on to say, â€œThis is why I told you that no one can come to me unless the Father has enabled them.â€
66 From this time many of his disciples turned back and no longer followed him.
67 â€œYou do not want to leave too, do you?â€ Jesus asked the Twelve.
68 Simon Peter answered him, â€œLord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life. 69 We have come to believe and to know that you are the Holy One of God.â€
70 Then Jesus replied, â€œHave I not chosen you, the Twelve? Yet one of you is a devil!â€ 71 (He meant Judas, the son of Simon Iscariot, who, though one of the Twelve, was later to betray him.)