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FIRST NAZARENE

This man worketh true miracles. Thus, at a marriage which took place in a little town of Galilee, a town of some importance, He changed water into wine. Certain persons who were present related it to me. Also He healed two lepers that were seated before the Gate of Capernaum simply by touching them.


SECOND NAZARENE

Nay, it was blind men that He healed at Capernaum.


FIRST NAZARENE

Nay; they were lepers. But He hath healed blind people also, and He was seen on a mountain talking with angels.


A SADDUCEE

Angels do not exist.


A PHARISEE

Angels exist, but I do not believe that this Man has talked with them.


FIRST NAZARENE

He was seen by a great multitude of people talking with angels.


HERODIAS

How these men weary me! They are ridiculous!

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