Jesus replied, “The one I have always claimed to be. And since I am telling you the truth, why don’t you believe me? • 17 41 No, you are imitating your real father.”, They replied, “We aren’t illegitimate children! 8:54 Some manuscripts read You say he is your God. I am telling you what I saw when I was with my Father. A crowd soon gathered, and he sat down and taught them. The Father. And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”, “But we are descendants of Abraham,” they said. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. You cannot come where I am going.”, The people asked, “Is he planning to commit suicide? As he was speaking, the teachers of religious law and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in the act of adultery. [h] 40 Instead, you are trying to kill me because I told you the truth, which I heard from God. The people 4 asked, “Is he planning to commit suicide? And though I have no wish to glorify myself, God is going to glorify me. 16 And if I did, my judgment would be correct in every respect because I am not alone. “If God were your Father, you would love me, because I have come to you from God. You judge me by human standards, but I do not judge anyone. Jesus spoke to the people once more and said, “I am the light of the world. Then he stooped down again and wrote in the dust. God himself is our true Father.”, 42 Jesus told them, “If God were your Father, you would love me, because I have come to you from God. The people retorted, “You Samaritan devil! For I say only what I have heard from the one who sent me, and he is completely truthful.”. Jesus said to the people who believed in him, “But we are descendants of Abraham,” they said. And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”, “But we are descendants of Abraham,” they said. A crowd soon gathered, and he sat down and taught them. Jesus replied, “The one I have always claimed to be. Read verse in New Living Translation Jesus continued, “You are from below; I am from above. When Jesus said; "..before Abraham was born, I AM", wasn't He indirectly revealing He is God? 51 I tell you the truth, anyone who obeys my teaching will never die!”, 52 The people said, “Now we know you are possessed by a demon. 3 Votes, John 8:12 Anyone who belongs to God listens gladly to the words of God. And if I did, my judgment would be correct in every respect because I am not alone. Sign Up or Login, G1161 JesusG2424 wentG4198 untoG1519 the mountG3735 of Olives.G1636, To Get the full list of Strongs: And yet some of you are trying to kill me because there’s no room in your hearts for my message. But they still didn’t understand that he was talking about his Father. For you are the children of your father the devil, and you love to do the evil things he does. Who was the young man clothed in a white linen nightshirt following Jesus? Why can’t you understand what I am saying? $3.99 a month for 40+ study tools. 9 When the accusers heard this, they slipped away one by one, beginning with the oldest, until only Jesus was left in the middle of the crowd with the woman. [f] 26 I have much to say about you and much to condemn, but I won’t. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. 40 He has always hated the truth, because there is no truth in him. 7 35 A slave is not a permanent member of the family, but a son is part of the family forever. Jesus returned to the Mount of Olives, I am not here on my own, but he sent me. 0 Votes, John 8:2 - 11 You will search for me but will die in your sin. Which of you can truthfully accuse me of sin? If you follow me, you won’t have to walk in darkness, because you will have the light that leads to life.”, The Pharisees replied, “You are making those claims about yourself! “I tell you the truth, everyone who sins is a slave of sin. But he was not arrested, because his time* had not yet come. 31 Jesus said to the people who believed in him, “You are truly my disciples if you remain faithful to my teachings. 56 Your father Abraham rejoiced as he looked forward to my coming. Your own law says that if two people agree about something, their witness is accepted as fact. Abraham never did such a thing. How can you say you have seen Abraham? And though I have no wish to glorify myself, God is going to glorify me. And if I did, my judgment would be correct in every respect because I am not alone. 9 When the accusers heard this, they slipped away one by one, beginning with the oldest, until only Jesus was left in the middle of the crowd with the woman. They kept demanding an answer, so he stood up again and said. Instead, you are trying to kill me because I told you the truth, which I heard from God. 29 And the one who sent me is with me—he has not deserted me. NLT . “No, Lord,” she said. I am telling you what I saw when I was with my Father. 44 For you are the children of your father the devil, and you love to do the evil things he does. If I said otherwise, I would be as great a liar as you! What do you say?”. He was a murderer from the beginning. Which of you can truthfully accuse me of sin? As he was speaking, the teachers of religious law and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in the act of adultery. That is why I said that you will die in your sins; for unless you believe that, I have much to say about you and much to condemn, but I won’t. The people said, “You aren’t even fifty years old.