Parallel Verses

King James Version

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: or else believe me for the very works' sake.

New American Standard Bible

"Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me; otherwise believe because of the works themselves.

Holman Bible

Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me. Otherwise, believe because of the works themselves.

International Standard Version

Believe me, I am in the Father and the Father is in me. Otherwise, believe me because of what I've been doing.

A Conservative Version

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me. But if not, believe me because of the works themselves.

American Standard Version

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: or else believe me for the very works'sake.

Amplified

Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father in Me; or else believe Me for the sake of the [very] works themselves. [If you cannot trust Me, at least let these works that I do in My Father's name convince you.]

An Understandable Version

You should believe me [when I say] that I am in [fellowship with] the Father, and the Father is in [fellowship with] me. Or else believe me for the sake of the deeds themselves that I perform.

Anderson New Testament

Believe me, that I am in the Father, and that the Father is in me. If not, believe me on account of the works themselves.

Bible in Basic English

Have faith that I am in the Father and that the Father is in me: at least, have faith in me because of what I do.

Common New Testament

Believe me that I am in the Father and the Father in me; or else believe me for the sake of the works themselves.

Daniel Mace New Testament

believe me, I am in the father, and the father in me: at least believe me upon account of the very works.

Darby Translation

Believe me that I am in the Father and the Father in me; but if not, believe me for the works' sake themselves.

Godbey New Testament

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me; or if not, believe for the sake of the works themselves.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must believe that I am in union with the Father and that the Father is in union with me, or else you must believe because of the things themselves.

John Wesley New Testament

Believe me, because I am in the Father, and the Father in me; but if not, believe me for the sake of the works.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Believe me that I am in the Father and the Father in me, or else believe me for the very works' sake.

Julia Smith Translation

Believe ye me that I in the Father, and the Father in me: and if not, for these works believe me.

King James 2000

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: or else believe me for the very works' sake.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Believe me that I [am] in the Father and the Father [is] in me; but if not, believe because of the works themselves.

Modern King James verseion

Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father in Me, or else believe Me for the very works themselves.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Believe me, that I am in the father, and the father in me. At the least believe me for the very works' sake.

Moffatt New Testament

Believe me, I am in the Father and the Father is in me: ??or else, believe because of the deeds themselves.

Montgomery New Testament

"Believe me, all of you, that I am in the Father and the Father in me, or else believe me for the very words' sake.

NET Bible

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father is in me, but if you do not believe me, believe because of the miraculous deeds themselves.

New Heart English Bible

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father is in me; or else believe because of the works themselves.

Noyes New Testament

Believe me, that I am in the Father, and the Father in me; but if not, believe for the very works sake.

Sawyer New Testament

Believe me that I am in the Father and the Father in me; but if not, believe on account of the works themselves.

The Emphasized Bible

Believe me, That, I, am in the Father, and, the Father, in me; - or else, on account of the works themselves, believe ye.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: and at least believe me on account of the works themselves.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Believe me," he said to them all, "when I say that I am in union with the Father and the Father with me, or else believe me on account of the work itself.

Webster

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: or else believe me for the very works' sake.

Weymouth New Testament

Believe me, all of you, that I am in the Father and that the Father is in me; or at any rate, believe me because of what I do.

Williams New Testament

You must believe me, that I am in union with the Father and that the Father is in union with me, or else you must do so because of the very things that I am doing.

World English Bible

Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me; or else believe me for the very works' sake.

Worrell New Testament

Believe Me, that I am in the Father, and the Father in Me; or, else, believe Me because of the works themselves.

Worsley New Testament

Believe me therefore that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: at lest, believe me for the very works.

Youngs Literal Translation

believe me, that I am in the Father, and the Father in me; and if not, because of the works themselves, believe me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
Usage: 163

me
μοί 
Moi 
ἐμοί 
Emoi 
μοί 
Moi 
me, my, I, mine
me, I, mine, my, 9
me, my, I, mine
Usage: 152
Usage: 58
Usage: 152

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

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

am in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the Father
πατήρ 
Pater 
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180
Usage: 180

and

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

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

or
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
Usage: 163

for
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

the very works'
ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

References

Context Readings

Jesus Reveals The Father

10 Believest thou not that I am in the Father, and the Father in me? the words that I speak unto you I speak not of myself: but the Father that dwelleth in me, he doeth the works. 11 Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: or else believe me for the very works' sake. 12 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me, the works that I do shall he do also; and greater works than these shall he do; because I go unto my Father.



Cross References

John 5:36

But I have greater witness than that of John: for the works which the Father hath given me to finish, the same works that I do, bear witness of me, that the Father hath sent me.

John 10:38

But if I do, though ye believe not me, believe the works: that ye may know, and believe, that the Father is in me, and I in him.

Matthew 11:4-5

Jesus answered and said unto them, Go and shew John again those things which ye do hear and see:

Luke 7:21-23

And in that same hour he cured many of their infirmities and plagues, and of evil spirits; and unto many that were blind he gave sight.

John 10:25

Jesus answered them, I told you, and ye believed not: the works that I do in my Father's name, they bear witness of me.

John 10:32

Jesus answered them, Many good works have I shewed you from my Father; for which of those works do ye stone me?

John 12:38-40

That the saying of Esaias the prophet might be fulfilled, which he spake, Lord, who hath believed our report? and to whom hath the arm of the Lord been revealed?

John 14:10

Believest thou not that I am in the Father, and the Father in me? the words that I speak unto you I speak not of myself: but the Father that dwelleth in me, he doeth the works.

Acts 2:22

Ye men of Israel, hear these words; Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as ye yourselves also know:

Hebrews 2:4

God also bearing them witness, both with signs and wonders, and with divers miracles, and gifts of the Holy Ghost, according to his own will?

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