Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And I know that his commandment is eternal life; whatsoever I speak therefore, even as the Father said unto me, so I speak.

New American Standard Bible

"I know that His commandment is eternal life; therefore the things I speak, I speak just as the Father has told Me."

King James Version

And I know that his commandment is life everlasting: whatsoever I speak therefore, even as the Father said unto me, so I speak.

Holman Bible

I know that His command is eternal life. So the things that I speak, I speak just as the Father has told Me.”

International Standard Version

And I know that what he commands brings eternal life. What I speak, therefore, I speak just as the Father has told me."

A Conservative Version

And I know that his commandment is eternal life. Therefore what things I speak, just as the Father has said to me, so I speak.

American Standard Version

And I know that his commandment is life eternal: the things therefore which I speak, even as the Father hath said unto me, so I speak.

Amplified

And I know that His commandment is (means) eternal life. So whatever I speak, I am saying [exactly] what My Father has told Me to say and in accordance with His instructions.

An Understandable Version

And I know that [obeying] His commandments [leads to] never ending life. So, the things which I say are what the Father has told me [to say]."

Anderson New Testament

And I know that his commandment is life eternal. What things I speak therefore, as the Father has said to me, so I speak.

Bible in Basic English

And I have knowledge that his order is eternal life: so that the things which I say, I say them even as the Father says them to me.

Common New Testament

And I know that his command is eternal life. Whatever I say, therefore, I say just as the Father has told me."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and I know that it is a commission of eternal life: whatever therefore I say, I deliver just as the father directed me.

Darby Translation

and I know that his commandment is life eternal. What therefore I speak, as the Father has said to me, so I speak.

Godbey New Testament

And I know that His commandment is eternal life. Now whatsoever thing I say, as the Father has spoken unto me, so I say.

Goodspeed New Testament

And I know his orders mean eternal life. So whatever I say, I say only as the Father has told me."

John Wesley New Testament

And I know that his commandment is life everlasting; what therefore I speak to you, as the Father hath said to me, so I speak.

Julia Smith Translation

And I know that his command is life eternal: therefore what I speak, as the Father said to me, so I speak.

King James 2000

And I know that his commandment is life everlasting: whatsoever I speak therefore, even as the Father said unto me, so I speak.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I know that his commandment is eternal life. So [the things] that I say, just as the Father said to me, thus I say."

Modern King James verseion

And I know that His command is life everlasting. Therefore whatever I speak, even as the Father said to Me, so I speak.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And I know well that his commandment is life everlasting. Whatsoever I speak therefore: even as the father bade me, so I speak."

Moffatt New Testament

And I know his orders mean eternal life. Therefore when I speak, I speak as the Father has told me."

Montgomery New Testament

And I know that his commandment is eternal life. So whatever I speak, I speak as the Father has told me."

NET Bible

And I know that his commandment is eternal life. Thus the things I say, I say just as the Father has told me."

New Heart English Bible

I know that his commandment is eternal life. The things therefore which I speak, even as the Father has said to me, so I speak."

Noyes New Testament

and I know that what he hath committed to me is everlasting life. What I speak therefore, I speak as the Father hath directed me.

Sawyer New Testament

and I know that his commandment is eternal life. What things I speak, therefore, I so speak as the Father has told me.

The Emphasized Bible

And I know that, his commandment, is, life age-abiding; The things, therefore, which I speak, just as the Father hath told me, so, I speak.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And I know that his commandment is life eternal: therefore the things which I speak to you, just as the Father spake to me, so speak I.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And I know that Immortal Life lies in keeping his command. Therefore, whatever I say, I say only what the Father has taught me."

Webster

And I know that his commandment is life everlasting: whatever I speak therefore, even as the Father said to me, so I speak.

Weymouth New Testament

And I know that His command is the Life of the Ages. What therefore I speak, I speak just as the Father has bidden me."

Williams New Testament

And I know that His orders mean eternal life. So whatever I speak I am speaking as the Father has told me."

World English Bible

I know that his commandment is eternal life. The things therefore which I speak, even as the Father has said to me, so I speak."

Worrell New Testament

And I know that His commandment is life eternal. What things, therefore, I speak, even as My Father hath told Me, so I speak."

Worsley New Testament

And I know that his commandment is life eternal: the things therefore which I speak, I so speak, as the Father hath directed me.

Youngs Literal Translation

and I have known that His command is life age-during; what, therefore, I speak, according as the Father hath said to me, so I speak.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

I know
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

his

Usage: 0

ἐντολή 
Entole 
Usage: 47

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

ζωή 
Zoe 
Usage: 88

αἰώνιος 
Aionios 
Usage: 47

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

I
ἐγώ 
Ego 
I, my, me, not tr
Usage: 174

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

even as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

the Father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

ἐρέω 
Ereo 
Usage: 41

unto me
μοί 
Moi 
me, my, I, mine
Usage: 152

so
οὕτω 
Houto 
Usage: 146

References

Context Readings

Jesus' Final Public Appeal

49 For I have not spoken of myself; but the Father who sent me, he gave me a commandment, what I should say and what I should speak. 50 And I know that his commandment is eternal life; whatsoever I speak therefore, even as the Father said unto me, so I speak.


Cross References

John 6:68

Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast the words of eternal life.

John 6:63

The Spirit is he that gives life; the flesh profits nothing; the words that I have spoken unto you, they are Spirit and they are life.

John 17:3

And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.

John 20:31

but these are written that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing ye might have life in his name.

1 Timothy 1:16

But for this cause I was received unto mercy that in me first, Jesus Christ might show forth all clemency, for an example to those who should hereafter believe in him for eternal life.

1 John 2:25

And this is the promise that he has promised us, even eternal life.

1 John 3:23-24

And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he has commanded us.

1 John 5:11-13

And this is the witness, that God has given eternal life to us, and this life is in his Son.

1 John 5:20

But we know that the Son of God is come and has given us understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.

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