- "Now there was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicode'mus, a ruler of the Jews. "
- "This man came to Jesus a by night and said to him, ""Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher come from God; for no one can do these signs that you do, unless God is with him."" "
- "Jesus answered him, ""Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born anew, b he cannot see the kingdom of God."" "