1:29 The next day John sees Jesus coming unto him, and says, Behold the Lamb of God, which takes away the sin of the world.
Behold the Lamb ιδε ο αμνος (286)
29 The next day John saw Jesus coming his way and said, "See, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!"
Paschal Lamb is here.
1:30 This is he of whom I said, After me comes a man which is preferred before me: for he was before me.
on behalf of whom υπερ (5228) ου
30 "This is He of whom I said, `After me comes a man ranking ahead of me for He was in all things before me.´
There HE IS:
uniqueness above all.
COL. 1:17 (Weymouth N.T.)
1:31 And I knew him not: but that he should be made manifest to Israel, therefore am I come baptizing with water.
manifest to φανερωθη (5319) τω
31 Even if, at first, I did not recognize Him, my purpose in coming was to baptize in water so that He might be revealed to Israel."
John's manifesto: destiny
1:32 And John bare record, saying, I saw the Spirit (o. pneuma) descending from heaven like a dove, and it abode upon him.
I have beheld τεθεαμαι (2300)
32 John testifying further said, "I saw the Spirit descending from Heaven like a dove and remain on Him;
dove sym. Spirit
1:33 And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize with water, the same said unto me, Upon whom you shall see the Spirit (o. pneuma) descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizes with the Holy Spirit. (o. pneuma)
in the Spirit Holy εν πνευματι (4151) αγιω
33 I did not know who He was, but the ONE who sent me to baptize in water told me, `He, on whom you see the Spirit come down and rest upon, is He who baptizes with the Holy Spirit.´
1:34 And I saw, and bare record that this is the Son of God.
Son of God [messianic] υιος (5207) του Θεου
34 This I witnessed while coming to the realization that He is the Son of God"(2).
(2) MT. 26:63
1:35 Again the next day after John stood, and two of his disciples;
two δυο (1417)
35 Again, the next day, John was standing with two of his disciples.
1:36 And looking upon Jesus as he walked, he says, Behold the Lamb of God!
[He] looking at εμβλεψας (1689)
36 He looked upon Jesus as He walked by and said as before, "See, the Lamb of God!"
1:37 And the two disciples heard him speak, and they followed Jesus.
two learners δυο μαθηται (3101)
37 After hearing this, the two disciples followed Jesus.
The Lamb calls: 2 x 2.
1:38 Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and says unto them, What seek all of you? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwell you?
being the hermeneutics ερμηνευομενον (2059)
38 Then, Jesus turned and seeing that they followed said, "What is your need?" Their reply, a polite, "Rabbi, (which is to say, Teacher) where are you staying?"
1:39 He says unto them, Come and see. They came and saw where he dwelt, and abode with him that day: for it was about the tenth hour.
Come and you shall see ερχεσθε και οπσεσθε (3708)
39 He said to them, "Come and see." They went and saw where he stayed and remained there the rest of the day (for it was about four o'clock in the afternoon).
Sumerian 6's 12 hour day: 12 hour night
1:40 One of the two which heard John speak, and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's brother.
having heard from ακουσαντων (191) παρα
40 One of the two who followed Jesus after John spoke of the Lamb of God was Andrew, the brother of Simon.
1:41 He first finds his own brother Simon, and says unto him, We have found the Messiah, which is, being interpreted, the Christ.
finds ευρισκει (2147)
41 Soon after the meeting with Jesus, Andrew found Simon and told him, "We have found the Messiah" (which is to say, the Christ);
AR. Messiah HEB. משיחא or משיח (square script)
1:42 And he brought him to Jesus. And when Jesus beheld him, he said, You are Simon the son of Jona: you shall be called Cephas, which is by interpretation, A stone.
gazing eagerly at him εμβλεψας δε αυτω (846)
42 He then brought his brother to Jesus who gazing upon him intently said, "You are Simon, son of Jona: You will be called Kepha" (meaning a rock, being translated Peter)(3).
(3) GA. 1:18, 2:9
1:43 The day following Jesus would go forth into Galilee, and finds Philip, and says unto him, Follow me.
Follow me ακολουθει (190) μοι
43 The following day Jesus decided to go to Galilee, and found Philip, and said to him, "Follow me."
Philip: lover of horses
1:44 Now Philip was of Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter.
from House of Fishing απο Βηθσαιδα (966)
44 Now, Philip was of Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter.