Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"I am asking on their behalf. I am not asking on behalf of the world, but on behalf of those you gave me, because they are yours.

New American Standard Bible

"I ask on their behalf; I do not ask on behalf of the world, but of those whom You have given Me; for they are Yours;

King James Version

I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.

Holman Bible

I pray for them.
I am not praying for the world
but for those You have given Me,
because they are Yours.

A Conservative Version

I pray about them. I do not pray about the world, but about whom thou have given me, because they are for thee.

American Standard Version

I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for those whom thou hast given me; for they are thine:

Amplified

I am praying for them. I am not praying (requesting) for the world, but for those You have given Me, for they belong to You.

An Understandable Version

I am praying for them [i.e., the apostles]; I am not praying for the world, but for those whom you gave me, who belong to you.

Anderson New Testament

I pray for them; I pray not for the world, but for them whom thou hast given me; for they are thine.

Bible in Basic English

My prayer is for them: my prayer is not for the world, but for those whom you have given to me, because they are yours

Common New Testament

I pray for them. I am not praying for the world, but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours.

Daniel Mace New Testament

"It is for them I pray: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me, because they are thine.

Darby Translation

I demand concerning them; I do not demand concerning the world, but concerning those whom thou hast given me, for they are thine,

Godbey New Testament

I pray for these: I pray not for the world; but for those whom thou hast given me, because they are thine:

Goodspeed New Testament

I have a request to make for them. I make no request for the world, but only for those whom you have given me, for they are yours??10 all that is mine is yours and what is yours is mine??nd they have done me honor.

John Wesley New Testament

I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them whom thou hast given me; for they are thine.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I pray for them; I do not pray for the world, but for those whom thou hast given me; for they are thine.

Julia Smith Translation

I ask for them: I ask not for the world, but for them thou hast given me: for they are to thee.

King James 2000

I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them that you have given me; for they are yours.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I am asking on behalf of them. I am not asking on behalf of the world, but on behalf of those whom you have given me, because they are yours,

Modern King James verseion

I pray for them. I do not pray for the world, but for those whom You have given Me, for they are Yours.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I pray for them, and I pray not for the world: but for them which thou hast given me, for they are thine,

Moffatt New Testament

I pray for them ??not for the world but for those whom thou hast given me do I pray; for they are thine

Montgomery New Testament

"I am praying for them; I am not praying for the world, but for those whom thou hast given me; for they are thine,

NET Bible

I am praying on behalf of them. I am not praying on behalf of the world, but on behalf of those you have given me, because they belong to you.

New Heart English Bible

I pray for them. I do not pray for the world, but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours.

Noyes New Testament

I pray for them; I pray not for the world, but for those whom thou hast given me; for they are thine;

Sawyer New Testament

I pray for them. I pray not for the world, but for those whom thou hast given me, for they are thine,

The Emphasized Bible

I, concerning them, make request: not, concerning the world, do I make request, but concerning them whom thou hast given me, because, thine, they are, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

I entreat for them: I make no request for the world; but for those thou hast given me; for they are thine.

Twentieth Century New Testament

I intercede for them; I am not interceding for the world, but for those whom thou has given me, for they are thy own--

Webster

I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them whom thou hast given to me; for they are thine.

Weymouth New Testament

"I am making request for them: for the world I do not make any request, but for those whom Thou hast given me. Because they are Thine,

Williams New Testament

I am praying for them. I am not praying for the world now, but only for those whom you have given me, because they are yours --

World English Bible

I pray for them. I don't pray for the world, but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours.

Worrell New Testament

I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for those whom Thou hast given Me; because they are Thine.

Worsley New Testament

I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for those whom Thou hast given me, for they are thine.

Youngs Literal Translation

'I ask in regard to them; not in regard to the world do I ask, but in regard to those whom Thou hast given to me, because Thine they are,

Verse Picture

Themes

Christ » Intercession of Christ's intercession with the father for mankind » Special for the church

Declaration » Jesus Christ declaring God the father

Disciples/apostles » Why the world hates Christ’s disciples

Giving and gifts » Those that God the father gave to jesus Christ

Glory » God the father giving jesus Christ glory

Glory » Who the lord glorifies

Hate » Who the world hates

Hate » Why the world hates jesus Christ and those that believe in him

Holiness » Is the result of » Union with Christ

intercession » Christ's intercession with the father for mankind » Special for the church

Jesus Christ » What jesus Christ speaks

Jesus Christ » Who jesus Christ is in

Jesus Christ » Jesus Christ and God the father being in each other

Jesus Christ » Jesus Christ, God the father, and the holy spirit being one

Judas » Foretold

Knowledge » God the father and jesus Christ knowing each other

Losing and things lost » Who is not lost

Love » God the father and jesus Christ loving each other

Manifestation » Who jesus Christ manifested God’s name to

moses » Moses and Christ - a parallel » Made intercessory prayers

Prayer » Intercessory Christ's intercession with the father for mankind » Special for the church

Intercessory prayer » Christ set an example of

Sanctification » The lord sanctifying

The word of God » Who jesus Christ gives the word of God to

Unity » Who is united in Christ

World » Who the world hates

World » Why the world hates jesus Christ and those that believe in him

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I
ἐγώ 
Ego 
I, my, me, not tr
Usage: 174

ἐρωτάω 
Erotao 
Usage: 42

for
περί 
Peri 
περί 
Peri 
περί 
Peri 
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 254
Usage: 254
Usage: 254
Usage: 764


Usage: 0

I pray
ἐρωτάω 
Erotao 
Usage: 42

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

the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109

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

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

thou hast given
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

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

εἰσί 
Eisi 
are, be, were, have, not tr,
Usage: 97

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 17:9

Devotionals containing John 17:9

Images John 17:9

Prayers for John 17:9

Context Readings

Jesus Prays For His Disciples

8 because the words that you gave me I passed on to them. They have received them and know for sure that I came from you. They have believed that you sent me. 9 "I am asking on their behalf. I am not asking on behalf of the world, but on behalf of those you gave me, because they are yours. 10 All that is mine is yours, and what is yours is mine, and I have been glorified through them.


Cross References

Luke 22:32

but I have prayed for you that your own faith may not fail. When you have come back, you must strengthen your brothers."

John 14:16

I will ask the Father to give you another Helper, to be with you always.

John 17:6

I have made your name known to these men whom you gave me from the world. They were yours, and you gave them to me, and they have kept your word.

Luke 8:34

Now when those who had been taking care of the pigs saw what had happened, they ran away and reported it in the city and in the countryside.

John 16:26-27

At that time, you will make your requests in my name, so that I will have no need to ask the Father on your behalf,

John 17:2

For you have given him authority over all humanity so that he might give eternal life to all those you gave him.

John 17:20

I ask not only on behalf of these men, but also on behalf of those who will believe in me through their message,

Hebrews 7:25

Therefore, because he always lives to intercede for them, he is able to save completely those who come to God through him.

Hebrews 9:24

For the Messiah did not go into a sanctuary made by human hands that is merely a copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, to appear now in God's presence on our behalf.

1 John 2:1-2

My little children, I'm writing these things to you so that you might not sin. Yet if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father Jesus, the Messiah, one who is righteous.

1 John 5:19

We know that we are from God and that the whole world lies under the control of the evil one.

Revelation 12:9

The huge dragon was hurled down. That ancient serpent, called the Devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world, was hurled down to the earth, along with its angels.

Revelation 13:8

All those who had become settled down and at home, living on the earth, will worship it, everyone whose name had not been written in the Book of Life belonging to the lamb that had been slaughtered since the foundation of the world.

Revelation 20:15

Anyone whose name was not found written in the Book of Life was thrown into the lake of fire.

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