And a voice from heaven said, “You are my dearly loved Son, and you bring me great joy.”
“I tell you the truth, unless you are born again, you cannot see the Kingdom of God.”
Because of the miraculous signs Jesus did in Jerusalem at the Passover celebration, many began to trust in him. But Jesus didn’t trust them, because he knew all about people. No one needed to tell him about human nature, for he knew what was in each person’s heart.
This miraculous sign at Cana in Galilee was the first time Jesus revealed his glory. And his disciples believed in him.
The following day John was again standing with two of his disciples. As Jesus walked by, John looked at him and declared, “Look! There is the Lamb of God!” When John’s two disciples heard this, they followed Jesus.
“He is the one I was talking about when I said, ‘A man is coming after me who is far greater than I am, for he existed long before me.’ I did not recognize him as the Messiah, but I have been baptizing with water so that he might be revealed to Israel.”
To all who believed him and accepted him, he gave the right to become children of God.
When they saw the star, they were filled with joy! They entered the house and saw the child with his mother, Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him.