"I baptize you with water for repentance, but he who is coming after
me is mightier than I, whose sandals I am not worthy to carry; he will
baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.
And when Jesus was baptized, he went up immediately from the water, and
behold, the heavens were opened and he saw the Spirit of God descending
like a dove, and alighting on him;
And he said to them, "Go." So they came out and went into the swine;
and behold, the whole herd rushed down the steep bank into the sea, and
perished in the waters.
And whoever gives to one of these little ones even a cup of cold water
because he is a disciple, truly, I say to you, he shall not lose his
And Peter answered him, "Lord, if it is you, bid me come to you on
He said, "Come." So Peter got out of the boat and walked on the water
and came to Jesus;
"Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is an epileptic and he suffers
terribly; for often he falls into the fire, and often into the water.
So when Pilate saw that he was gaining nothing, but rather that a
riot was beginning, he took water and washed his hands before the
crowd, saying, "I am innocent of this man's blood; see to it
I have baptized you with water; but he will baptize you with the Holy
And when he came up out of the water, immediately he saw the heavens
opened and the Spirit descending upon him like a dove;
And it has often cast him into the fire and into the water, to destroy
him; but if you can do anything, have pity on us and help us."
For truly, I say to you, whoever gives you a cup of water to drink
because you bear the name of Christ, will by no means lose his reward.
And he sent two of his disciples, and said to them, "Go into the city,
and a man carrying a jar of water will meet you; follow him,
John answered them all, "I baptize you with water; but he who is
mightier than I is coming, the thong of whose sandals I am not worthy
to untie; he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.
Then turning toward the woman he said to Simon, "Do you see this woman?
I entered your house, you gave me no water for my feet, but she has wet
my feet with her tears and wiped them with her hair.
and as they sailed he fell asleep. And a storm of wind came down on the
lake, and they were filling with water, and were in danger.
He said to them, "Where is your faith?" And they were afraid, and they
marveled, saying to one another, "Who then is this, that he commands
even wind and water, and they obey him?"
Then the Lord answered him, "You hypocrites! Does not each of you on
the sabbath untie his ox or his ass from the manger, and lead it away
to water it?
And he called out, `Father Abraham, have mercy upon me, and send
Lazarus to dip the end of his finger in water and cool my tongue; for
I am in anguish in this flame.'
He said to them, "Behold, when you have entered the city, a man
carrying a jar of water will meet you; follow him into the house which
John answered them, "I baptize with water; but among you stands one
whom you do not know,
I myself did not know him; but for this I came baptizing with water,
that he might be revealed to Israel."
I myself did not know him; but he who sent me to baptize with water
said to me, `He on whom you see the Spirit descend and remain, this is
he who baptizes with the Holy Spirit.'
Jesus said to them, "Fill the jars with water." And they filled them up
to the brim.
When the steward of the feast tasted the water now become wine, and did
not know where it came from (though the servants who had drawn the
water knew), the steward of the feast called the bridegroom
Jesus answered, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born of
water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God.
John also was baptizing at Aenon near Salim, because there was much
water there; and people came and were baptized.
There came a woman of Samaria to draw water. Jesus said to her,
"Give me a drink."
Jesus answered her, "If you knew the gift of God, and who it is that is
saying to you, `Give me a drink,' you would have asked him, and he
would have given you living water."
The woman said to him, "Sir, you have nothing to draw with, and the
well is deep; where do you get that living water?
Jesus said to her, "Every one who drinks of this water will thirst
but whoever drinks of the water that I shall give him will never
thirst; the water that I shall give him will become in him a spring of
water welling up to eternal life."
The woman said to him, "Sir, give me this water, that I may not thirst,
nor come here to draw."
So the woman left her water jar, and went away into the city, and said
to the people,
So he came again to Cana in Galilee, where he had made the water
wine. And at Capernaum there was an official whose son was ill.
The sick man answered him, "Sir, I have no man to put me into the pool
when the water is troubled, and while I am going another steps down
He who believes in me, as the scripture has said, `Out of his heart
shall flow rivers of living water.'"
Then he poured water into a basin, and began to wash the disciples'
feet, and to wipe them with the towel with which he was girded.
But one of the soldiers pierced his side with a spear, and at once
there came out blood and water.
for John baptized with water, but before many days you shall be
baptized with the Holy Spirit."
And as they went along the road they came to some water, and the eunuch
said, "See, here is water! What is to prevent my being baptized?"
And he commanded the chariot to stop, and they both went down into the
water, Philip and the eunuch, and he baptized him.
And when they came up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord caught
up Philip; and the eunuch saw him no more, and went on his way
"Can any one forbid water for baptizing these people who have received
the Holy Spirit just as we have?"
And I remembered the word of the Lord, how he said, `John baptized with
water, but you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit.'
So neither he who plants nor he who waters is anything, but only God
who gives the growth.
He who plants and he who waters are equal, and each shall receive his
wages according to his labor.
that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water
with the word,
No longer drink only water, but use a little wine for the sake of
your stomach and your frequent ailments.
For when every commandment of the law had been declared by Moses to all
the people, he took the blood of calves and goats, with water and
scarlet wool and hyssop, and sprinkled both the book itself and all the
let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, with our
hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed
with pure water.
Does a spring pour forth from the same opening fresh water and brackish?
Can a fig tree, my brethren, yield olives, or a grapevine figs? No more
can salt water yield fresh.
who formerly did not obey, when God's patience waited in the days of
Noah, during the building of the ark, in which a few, that is, eight
persons, were saved through water.
They deliberately ignore this fact, that by the word of God heavens
existed long ago, and an earth formed out of water and by means of
through which the world that then existed was deluged with water and
This is he who came by water and blood, Jesus Christ, not with the
water only but with the water and the blood.
There are three witnesses, the Spirit, the water, and the blood; and
these three agree.
his feet were like burnished bronze, refined as in a furnace, and his
voice was like the sound of many waters;
For the Lamb in the midst of the throne will be their shepherd, and he
will guide them to springs of living water; and God will wipe away
every tear from their eyes."
The third angel blew his trumpet, and a great star fell from heaven,
blazing like a torch, and it fell on a third of the rivers and on the
fountains of water.
The name of the star is Wormwood. A third of the waters became
wormwood, and many men died of the water, because it was made bitter.
They have power to shut the sky, that no rain may fall during the days
of their prophesying, and they have power over the waters to turn them
into blood, and to smite the earth with every plague, as often as they
The serpent poured water like a river out of his mouth after the woman,
to sweep her away with the flood.
And I heard a voice from heaven like the sound of many waters and like
the sound of loud thunder; the voice I heard was like the sound of
harpers playing on their harps,
and he said with a loud voice, "Fear God and give him glory, for the
hour of his judgment has come; and worship him who made heaven and
earth, the sea and the fountains of water."
The third angel poured his bowl into the rivers and the fountains of
water, and they became blood.
And I heard the angel of water say,
"Just art thou in these thy judgments, thou who art and wast, O Holy
The sixth angel poured his bowl on the great river Euphrates, and
its water was dried up, to prepare the way for the kings from the east.
Then one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls came and said to
me, "Come, I will show you the judgment of the great harlot who is
seated upon many waters,
And he said to me, "The waters that you saw, where the harlot is
seated, are peoples and multitudes and nations and tongues.
Then I heard what seemed to be the voice of a great multitude, like the
sound of many waters and like the sound of mighty thunderpeals, crying,
"Hallelujah! For the Lord our God the Almighty reigns.
And he said to me, "It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the
beginning and the end. To the thirsty I will give from the fountain of
the water of life without payment.
Then he showed me the river of the water of life, bright as crystal,
flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb
The Spirit and the Bride say, "Come." And let him who hears say,
"Come." And let him who is thirsty come, let him who desires take the
water of life without price.