And Isaiah is even bold enough to say,“ I was found by those who did not seek me; I became well known to those who did not ask for me.”But about Israel he says,“ All day long I held out my hands to this disobedient and stubborn people!”
But indeed, some are last who will be first, and some are first who will be last.”
But he was silent and did not answer. Again the high priest questioned him,“ Are you the Christ, the Son of the Blessed One?”“ I am,” said Jesus,“ and you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Power and coming with the clouds of heaven.”
But Jesus was silent. The high priest said to him,“ I charge you under oath by the living God, tell us if you are the Christ, the Son of God.”Jesus said to him,“ You have said it yourself. But I tell you, from now on you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Power and coming on the clouds of heaven.”
Thus I told you that you will die in your sins. For unless you believe that I am he, you will die in your sins.”
Am I not permitted to do what I want with what belongs to me? Or are you envious because I am generous?’
Jesus heard that they had thrown him out, so he found the man and said to him,“ Do you believe in the Son of Man?”The man replied,“ And who is he, sir, that I may believe in him?”Jesus told him,“ You have seen him; he is the one speaking with you.”[
Then he instructed his disciples not to tell anyone that he was the Christ.