Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"To him the doorkeeper opens, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

King James Version

To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.

Holman Bible

The doorkeeper opens it for him, and the sheep hear his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

International Standard Version

It's to him the gatekeeper opens the gate, and it's his voice the sheep hear. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

A Conservative Version

The gatekeeper opens to this man. And the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

American Standard Version

To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.

Amplified

The watchman opens the door for this man, and the sheep listen to his voice and heed it; and he calls his own sheep by name and brings (leads) them out.

An Understandable Version

The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep respond to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out [of the corral].

Anderson New Testament

To him the door-keeper opens; and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Bible in Basic English

The porter lets him in; and the sheep give ear to his voice; he says over the names of the sheep, and takes them out.

Common New Testament

To him the doorkeeper opens, and the sheep hear his voice; and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the porter lets him in, and the sheep know his voice: he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out to pasture.

Darby Translation

To him the porter opens; and the sheep hear his voice; and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Godbey New Testament

To him the porter opens; and the sheep hear His voice: and he calls His own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Goodspeed New Testament

The watchman opens the door to him, and the sheep obey his voice, and he calls to his own sheep and leads them out.

John Wesley New Testament

To him the door-keeper openeth, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

To him the porter opens, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

Julia Smith Translation

To him the guard of the door opens; and the sheep hear his voice : and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

King James 2000

To him the gatekeeper opens; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For this one the doorkeeper opens, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

Modern King James verseion

The doorkeeper opens to him, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

To him the porter openeth the door, and the sheep hear his voice; And he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.

Moffatt New Testament

The gate-keeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice; he calls his sheep by name and leads them out.

Montgomery New Testament

"The porter opens the door for him; the sheep listen to his voice; and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

NET Bible

The doorkeeper opens the door for him, and the sheep hear his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.

New Heart English Bible

The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Noyes New Testament

To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice; and his own sheep he calleth by name, and leadeth them out.

Sawyer New Testament

To him the gate-keeper opens, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his sheep by name, and leads them out.

The Emphasized Bible

To him, the porter openeth, and, the sheep, unto his voice, hearken: and, his own sheep, he calleth by name, and leadeth them forth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own peculiar sheep by name, and leadeth them forth.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For him the watchman opens the door; and the sheep listen to his voice; and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Webster

To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.

Weymouth New Testament

To him the porter opens the door, and the sheep hear his voice; and he calls his own sheep by their names and leads them out.

Williams New Testament

The doorkeeper opens the door to him, and the sheep obey his voice; and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

World English Bible

The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Worrell New Testament

To him the porter opens, and the sheep hear his voice; and he calls his own sheep by name, and leads them out.

Worsley New Testament

To him the porter openeth, and the sheep hear his voice; and He calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.

Youngs Literal Translation

to this one the doorkeeper doth open, and the sheep hear his voice, and his own sheep he doth call by name, and doth lead them forth;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To him
τούτῳ 
Touto 
Usage: 68

the porter
θυρωρός 
Thuroros 
Usage: 2

ἀνοίγω 
Anoigo 
Usage: 62

and





and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

the sheep
πρόβατον 
Probaton 
Usage: 9

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313


Usage: 0

φωνή 
Phone 
Usage: 128

καλέω 
Kaleo 
call, bid, be so named, named ,
Usage: 106

ἴδιος 
Idios 
Usage: 96

πρόβατον 
Probaton 
Usage: 9

by
κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name, named, called, surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

ἐξάγω 
Exago 
Usage: 12


Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 10:3

Context Readings

Jesus As The Good Shepherd

2 "But he who enters by the door is a shepherd of the sheep. 3 "To him the doorkeeper opens, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. 4 "When he puts forth all his own, he goes ahead of them, and the sheep follow him because they know his voice.


Cross References

John 10:4

"When he puts forth all his own, he goes ahead of them, and the sheep follow him because they know his voice.

John 10:16

"I have other sheep, which are not of this fold; I must bring them also, and they will hear My voice; and they will become one flock with one shepherd.

John 10:14

"I am the good shepherd, and I know My own and My own know Me,

Exodus 33:17

The LORD said to Moses, "I will also do this thing of which you have spoken; for you have found favor in My sight and I have known you by name."

Psalm 23:2-3

He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside quiet waters.

Psalm 78:52-53

But He led forth His own people like sheep And guided them in the wilderness like a flock;

Psalm 80:1

Oh, give ear, Shepherd of Israel, You who lead Joseph like a flock; You who are enthroned above the cherubim, shine forth!

Song of Songs 8:13

"O you who sit in the gardens, My companions are listening for your voice-- Let me hear it!"

Isaiah 40:11

Like a shepherd He will tend His flock, In His arm He will gather the lambs And carry them in His bosom; He will gently lead the nursing ewes.

Isaiah 42:16

"I will lead the blind by a way they do not know, In paths they do not know I will guide them I will make darkness into light before them And rugged places into plains These are the things I will do, And I will not leave them undone."

Isaiah 49:9-10

Saying to those who are bound, 'Go forth,' To those who are in darkness, 'Show yourselves ' Along the roads they will feed, And their pasture will be on all bare heights.

Isaiah 53:10-12

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.

Jeremiah 31:8-9

"Behold, I am bringing them from the north country, And I will gather them from the remote parts of the earth, Among them the blind and the lame, The woman with child and she who is in labor with child, together; A great company, they will return here.

Jeremiah 50:4-6

"In those days and at that time," declares the LORD, "the sons of Israel will come, both they and the sons of Judah as well; they will go along weeping as they go, and it will be the LORD their God they will seek.

Ezekiel 34:11-16

For thus says the Lord GOD, "Behold, I Myself will search for My sheep and seek them out.

John 6:37

"All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out.

John 6:45

"It is written in the prophets, 'AND THEY SHALL ALL BE TAUGHT OF GOD.' Everyone who has heard and learned from the Father, comes to Me.

John 10:26-27

"But you do not believe because you are not of My sheep.

Romans 8:30

and these whom He predestined, He also called; and these whom He called, He also justified; and these whom He justified, He also glorified.

1 Corinthians 16:9

for a wide door for effective service has opened to me, and there are many adversaries.

Philippians 4:3

Indeed, true companion, I ask you also to help these women who have shared my struggle in the cause of the gospel, together with Clement also and the rest of my fellow workers, whose names are in the book of life.

Colossians 4:3

praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned;

2 Timothy 2:19

Nevertheless, the firm foundation of God stands, having this seal, "The Lord knows those who are His," and, "Everyone who names the name of the Lord is to abstain from wickedness."

1 Peter 1:12

It was revealed to them that they were not serving themselves, but you, in these things which now have been announced to you through those who preached the gospel to you by the Holy Spirit sent from heaven--things into which angels long to look.

Revelation 3:7-8

"And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: He who is holy, who is true, who has the key of David, who opens and no one will shut, and who shuts and no one opens, says this:

Revelation 3:20

'Behold, I stand at the door and knock; if anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and will dine with him, and he with Me.

Revelation 7:17

for the Lamb in the center of the throne will be their shepherd, and will guide them to springs of the water of life; and God will wipe every tear from their eyes."

Revelation 20:15

And if anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.

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