John 6:38



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"For I have come down from heaven, not to do My own will, but the will of Him who sent Me.

King James Version

For I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me.

International Standard Version

I have come down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of the one who sent me.

A Conservative Version

Because I have come down from heaven, not so that I might do my will, but the will of him who sent me.

American Standard Version

For I am come down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Amplified

For I have come down from heaven not to do My own will and purpose but to do the will and purpose of Him Who sent Me.

An Understandable Version

For I have come down from heaven to do what God, who sent me, wants me to do, not what I want to do.

Anderson New Testament

For I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Bible in Basic English

For I have come down from heaven, not to do my pleasure, but the pleasure of him who sent me.

Common New Testament

For I have come down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him who sent me.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Darby Translation

For I am come down from heaven, not that I should do my will, but the will of him that has sent me.

Godbey New Testament

Because I have come down from heaven, not that I may do my own will, but the will of Him that sent me.

Goodspeed New Testament

for I have come down from heaven not to do what I please but what pleases him who has sent me.

Holman Bible

For I have come down from heaven, not to do My will, but the will of Him who sent Me.

John Wesley New Testament

For I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For I came down from the heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Julia Smith Translation

For I have come down from heaven, not that I might do my will, but the will of him having sent me.

King James 2000

For I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

because I have come down from heaven not that I should do my will, but the will of the one who sent me.

Modern King James verseion

For I came down from Heaven, not to do My own will but the will of Him who sent Me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For I came down from heaven: not to do mine own will, but his will which hath sent me.

Moffatt New Testament

for I have come down from heaven not to carry out my own will but the will of him who sent me,

Montgomery New Testament

"For I am come down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him who sent me.

NET Bible

For I have come down from heaven not to do my own will but the will of the one who sent me.

New Heart English Bible

For I have come down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him who sent me.

New simplified Bible

I do not do my own will. I came down from heaven to do the will of him that sent me.

Noyes New Testament

for I have come down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Sawyer New Testament

for I came down from heaven not to do my will, but the will of him that sent me.

The Emphasized Bible

Because I have come down from heaven, - Not that I should be doing my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For I came down from heaven, not with a view to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For I have come down from Heaven, to do, not my own will, but the will of him who sent me;

Webster

For I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

Weymouth New Testament

For I have left Heaven and have come down to earth not to seek my own pleasure, but to do the will of Him who sent me.

Williams New Testament

because I have come down from heaven, not to do my own will but the will of Him who sent me.

World English Bible

For I have come down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him who sent me.

Worrell New Testament

because I have come down from Heaven, not to do My Own will, but the will of Him Who sent Me.

Worsley New Testament

For I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of Him that sent me.

Youngs Literal Translation

because I have come down out of the heaven, not that I may do my will, but the will of Him who sent me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅτι 
Hoti 
that , for , because , how that , how ,
Usage: 764

καταβαίνω 
Katabaino 
Usage: 63

ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of , from , out of , by , on , with ,
Usage: 709

οὐρανός 
Ouranos 
Usage: 156

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not , no , cannot ,
Usage: 1032

to
ἵνα 
Hina 
that , to ,
Usage: 472

do
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do , make , bring forth , commit , cause , work , show , bear , keep , fulfil , deal , perform , not tr , , vr do
Usage: 372

ἐμός 
Emos 
my , mine , mine own , of me , I
Usage: 25

will
θέλημα 
thelema 
will , desire , pleasure
Usage: 45

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but , yea , yet , nevertheless , howbeit , nay , therefore , save , not tr ,
Usage: 461

the will
θέλημα 
thelema 
will , desire , pleasure
Usage: 45

πέμπω 
Pempo 
Usage: 39

References

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Hastings

Context Readings

Discourse About The Bread Of Life

37 "All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out. 38 "For I have come down from heaven, not to do My own will, but the will of Him who sent Me. 39 "This is the will of Him who sent Me, that of all that He has given Me I lose nothing, but raise it up on the last day.



Cross References

John 4:34

Jesus said to them, "My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to accomplish His work.

John 5:30

"I can do nothing on My own initiative As I hear, I judge; and My judgment is just, because I do not seek My own will, but the will of Him who sent Me.

John 3:13

"No one has ascended into heaven, but He who descended from heaven: the Son of Man.

Isaiah 53:10

But the LORD was pleased To crush Him, putting Him to grief; If He would render Himself as a guilt offering, He will see His offspring, He will prolong His days, And the good pleasure of the LORD will prosper in His hand.

Psalm 40:7-8

Then I said, "Behold, I come; In the scroll of the book it is written of me.

Matthew 20:28

just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life a ransom for many."

Matthew 26:39-42

And He went a little beyond them, and fell on His face and prayed, saying, "My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; yet not as I will, but as You will."

John 3:31

"He who comes from above is above all, he who is of the earth is from the earth and speaks of the earth He who comes from heaven is above all.

John 6:33

"For the bread of God is that which comes down out of heaven, and gives life to the world."

Romans 15:3

For even Christ did not please Himself; but as it is written, "THE REPROACHES OF THOSE WHO REPROACHED YOU FELL ON ME."

Ephesians 4:9

(Now this expression, "He ascended," what does it mean except that He also had descended into the lower parts of the earth?

Philippians 2:7-8

but emptied Himself, taking the form of a bond-servant, and being made in the likeness of men.

Hebrews 5:8

Although He was a Son, He learned obedience from the things which He suffered.

Hebrews 10:7-9

"THEN I SAID, 'BEHOLD, I HAVE COME (IN THE SCROLL OF THE BOOK IT IS WRITTEN OF ME) TO DO YOUR WILL, O GOD.'"

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