Jesus got up from the meal, took off his outer robe, and wrapped a towel around his waist. After that, he poured water into a basin and began to wash his disciples' feet, drying them with the towel that was wrapped around him.
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A paper delivered by Dr. Chris Cahill at the 32nd Exegetical Symposium at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana, January 18, 2017