John 13 is a jarring scene when we look at our Lord Jesus. In John 13 the twelve apostles are gathered in the upper room. Judas has not left the room yet to betray Jesus, but he has determined to do so (13:2). After finishing their meal, Jesus gets up from the table, ties a towel around his waist, pours water in a basin, and starts washing these disciples’ feet. Our Lord, the eternal God and Savior, gets down on the ground and washes his disciples’ feet. Then Jesus teaches his disciples.
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