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[1, 2] [Arabic, p. 170] 30863086 John xiii. 23.And one of his disciples was sitting30873087 The Syriac versions have reclining. in his bosom, he whom Jesus loved. 30883088 John xiii. 24.To him Simon Cephas beckoned, that he should ask him who this was, concerning  whom he spake. 30893089 John xiii. 25.And that disciple leaned30903090 Lit. fell. on Jesus’ breast, and said unto him,  My Lord, who is this? 30913091 John xiii. 26.Jesus answered and said, He to whom I shall dip bread, and give it. And Jesus dipped bread, and gave to Judas, the son of Simon Iscariot.  30923092 John xiii. 27.And after the bread, Satan entered him. And Jesus said unto him, What thou  desirest to do, hasten the doing of it. 30933093 John xiii. 28.And no man of them that sat knew why he  said this unto him. 30943094 John xiii. 29.And some of them thought, because Judas had the box, that he was bidding him buy what would be needed for the feast; or, that he might pay  something to the poor. 30953095 Matt. xxvi. 25.Judas the betrayer answered and said, Can it be I, my  Master? Jesus said unto him, Thou hast said. 30963096 John xiii. 30.And Judas took the bread straightway, and went forth without: and it was still night.
 30973097 John xiii. 31.And Jesus said, Now is the Son of man being glorified,30983098 A simple change of diacritical points would give the reading of the Greek and of the Syriac versions. and God is being glorified30993099 A simple change of diacritical points would give the reading of the Greek and of the Syriac versions.  in him; 31003100 John xiii. 32.and if God is glorified in him, God also will glorify him in him, and straightway will glorify him.
 31013101 Mark xiv. 22a.And while they were eating, Jesus took bread, and blessed, and divided; 31023102 Matt. xxvi. 26b.and he 113 gave to his disciples, and said unto them, Take and eat; this is my body. 31033103 Mark xiv. 23a.And he [Arabic, p. 171] took a cup, and gave thanks, and blessed, and gave them, 31043104 Matt. xxvi. 27b.and said, Take [14, 15] and drink of it, all of you. 31053105 Mark xiv. 23b.And they drank of it, all of them. 31063106 Mark xiv. 24a.And he said unto them, 31073107 Matt. xxvi. 28.This is my blood, the new covenant, that is shed for many for the  forgiveness of sins. 31083108 Matt. xxvi. 29.I say unto you, I shall not drink henceforth of this, the juice of the vine, until the day in which I drink31093109 Peshitta adds it. The reading of the Sinaitic is doubtful. with you new wine in the kingdom of  God. 31103110 Luke xxii. 19b.And thus do ye in remembrance of me. 31113111 Luke xxii. 31.And Jesus said unto Simon, Simon,  behold, Satan asketh that he may sift you like wheat: 31123112 Luke xxii. 32.but I entreat31133113 Past tense in Syriac versions. for thee, that thou lose not thy faith:31143114 We may translate, with the Syriac versions, that thy faith fail not, only if we assign a somewhat Syriac meaning to the verb, and assume either an error in diacritical points (t for y) or an unusual (Syriac) gender for faith. and do thou, at some time, turn31153115 cf. Syriac versions. and strengthen thy brethren.
 31163116 John xiii. 33.My children, another little while am I with you. And ye shall seek me: and as  I said unto the Jews, Whither I go, ye cannot come; I say unto you now also. 31173117 John xiii. 34.A new commandment I give you, that ye may love one another; and as I have loved  you, so shall ye also love one another. 31183118 John xiii. 35.By this shall every man know that ye are  my disciples, if ye have love one to another. 31193119 John xiii. 36.Simon Cephas said unto him, Our Lord, whither goest thou? Jesus answered and said unto him, Whither I go, thou canst not now follow me; but later thou shalt come.
 31203120 Matt. xxvi. 31.Then said Jesus unto them, Ye all shall desert31213121 The Arabic word is not unlike the word for stumble, and Borg. ms. omits me. me this night:31223122 Vat. ms. omits this night. it is written, I  will smite the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock shall be scattered. 31233123 Matt. xxvi. 32.But after my  rising, I shall go before you into Galilee. 31243124 Matt. xxvi. 33.Simon Cephas answered and said unto  him, My Lord, if every man desert thee, I shall at no time desert thee. 31253125 Luke xxii. 33b.I am with thee ready for imprisonment and for death. 31263126 John xiii. 37b.And my life will I give up for thee.  [Arabic, p. 172] 31273127 John xiii. 38a.Jesus said unto him, Wilt thou give up thy life for me? 31283128 Mark xiv. 30b.Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Thou shalt to-day, during this night, before the cock crow  twice, three times deny me, that thou knowest me not. 31293129 Luke xxii. 34b; Mark xiv. 31.But Cephas said the more,31303130 Or, went on saying. Even if it lead to31313131 Lit. end in. Or, if I come to (the point of). death with thee, I shall not deny thee, my Lord. And in like manner said all the disciples also.
 31323132 John xiv. 1.Then Jesus said unto them, Let not your hearts be troubled:31333133 The diacritical points in both Vat. (followed by Ciasca) and Borg. mss. appear to demand a rendering inquire for be troubled. In Ibn-at-Tayyib’s comments (not the text), however (with other points), we have the meaning wail (root nhb). Every Syriac version uses a different word. believe in God,  and believe in me. 31343134 John xiv. 2.The stations31353135 Or, ranks. in my Father’s house are many, else I should  have told31363136 Or, should tell. you. I31373137 Probably the Arabic represents a Syriac For I. go to prepare for you a place. 31383138 John xiv. 3.And if I go to prepare for you a place, I shall return again, and take you unto me: and so where I am, there ye [32, 33] shall be also. 31393139 John xiv. 4.And the place that I go ye know,31403140 Different words. and the way ye know.31413141 Different words. 31423142 John xiv. 5.Thomas said unto him, Our Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how is the way for  us to the knowledge of that?31433143 cf. Ibn-at-Tayyib’s Commentary (f. 352a) and order of words in Peshitta (not Sin.). 31443144 John xiv. 6.Jesus said unto him, I am the way, and the truth,  and the life: and no man cometh unto my Father, but through me. 31453145 John xiv. 7.And if ye had known me, ye should have known my Father: and from henceforth ye know31463146 Lit. have known. him,  and have seen him. 31473147 John xiv. 8.Philip31483148 Different forms, as in Peshitta. said unto him, Our Lord, shew us the Father, and it sufficeth  us. 31493149 John xiv. 9.Jesus said unto him, Have I been all this time with you, and dost thou not know31503150 More exactly, hast thou not come to know. me, Philip?31513151 Different forms, as in Peshitta. whosoever hath seen me hath seen the Father; how then sayest  thou, Shew us the Father? 31523152 John xiv. 10.Believest thou not that I am in my Father, and my Father in me? and the saying that I say, I say not of myself: but my Father who dwelleth in  me, he doeth these deeds. 31533153 John xiv. 11.Believe that I am in my Father, and my Father in me:  [Arabic, p. 173] or else believe for the sake of the deeds. 31543154 John xiv. 12.Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whosoever believeth in me, the deeds that I do shall he do also; and  more than that shall he do: I go unto the Father. 31553155 John xiv. 13.And what ye shall ask in my  name, I shall do unto you, that the Father may be glorified in his Son. 31563156 John xiv. 14.And if ye [43, 44] ask me31573157 The Borg. ms. has me clearly (cf. Peshitta). The Vat. ms. is ambiguous. in my name, I will do it. 31583158 John xiv. 15.If ye love me, keep my commandments. 31593159 John xiv. 16.And I will entreat of my Father, and he will send unto you another Paraclete, that he  may be with you for ever, even the Spirit of truth: 31603160 John xiv. 17.whom the world cannot receive; for it hath not seen him, nor known him: but ye know him; for he hath dwelt31613161 Probably a misreading of the Peshitta (not Sin. or Cur.), since the next clause also agrees with it. 114 with you, and is in you. 31623162 John xiv. 18.I will not leave you orphans: I will come unto you.  31633163 John xiv. 19.Another little while, and the world seeth me not; but ye see me that I live, and ye  shall live also. 31643164 John xiv. 20.And in that day ye shall know that I am in my Father, and ye in me, and I in you.
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