Richard Blanchard (1925-2004)
It would have been much easier to follow the Jordan River up to Galilee.There are two possible routes, both cumbersome.
Nobody draws water in the middle of the day unless they have to.
Jesus spoke in Aramaic, which makes the statement “I am” even stronger. Jesus claimed he is God.
The last word is “cosmos”. Jesus really is the savior of the universe.
Jesus did really say (translated from Aramaic to Greek) γεννηθη ανωθε “born from above,” not “born again“.
Again it is “from above,” not “again“.
“men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil,” as valid today as ever.
He must increase, but I must decrease.