A. 38 I speak that which I have seen with my Father:
B. and ye do that which ye have seen with your father.
C. 39 They answered and said unto him, Abraham is our father.
D. Jesus saith unto them, If ye were Abraham’s children, ye would do the works of Abraham. 40 But now ye seek to kill me, a man that hath told you the truth, which I have heard of God:
C’. this did not Abraham.
B’. Ye do the deeds of your father.
A’. 41 Then said they to him, We be not born of fornication; we have one Father, even God. 42 Jesus said unto them, If God were your Father, ye would love me: for I proceeded forth and came from God; neither came I of myself, but he sent me.