Parallel Verses

King James Version

But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh hitherto, and I work.

New American Standard Bible

But He answered them, "My Father is working until now, and I Myself am working."

Holman Bible

But Jesus responded to them, "My Father is still working, and I am working also."

International Standard Version

But Jesus answered them, "My Father has been working until now, and I, too, am working."

A Conservative Version

But Jesus answered them, My Father works until now and I work.

American Standard Version

But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh even until now, and I work.

Amplified

But Jesus answered them, My Father has worked [even] until now, [He has never ceased working; He is still working] and I, too, must be at [divine] work.

An Understandable Version

But Jesus said to them, "My Father is continuing to work and I am working."

Anderson New Testament

But Jesus answered them: My Father works till now, and I also work.

Bible in Basic English

But his answer was: My Father is still working even now, and so I am working.

Common New Testament

But Jesus answered them, "My Father is working still, and I am working."

Daniel Mace New Testament

But Jesus answered them, my father works without intermission, and so do I.

Darby Translation

But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh hitherto and I work.

Godbey New Testament

And He responded to them, My Father worketh until now, and I work.

Goodspeed New Testament

But he answered them, "My Father is still at work, and I work too."

John Wesley New Testament

But Jesus answered them, My father worketh until now, and I work.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But Jesus answered them, My Father works until now, and I work.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jesus answered, My Father works till now, and I work.

King James 2000

But Jesus answered them, My Father works still, and I work.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But he answered them, "My Father is working until now, and I am working."

Modern King James verseion

But Jesus answered them, My Father works until now, and I work.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Jesus answered them, "My father worketh hitherto, and I work."

Moffatt New Testament

The reply of Jesus was, "As my Father has continued working to this hour, so I work too."

Montgomery New Testament

But he answered them, "My Father has continued working until now, and I am working too."

NET Bible

So he told them, "My Father is working until now, and I too am working."

New Heart English Bible

But he answered them, "My Father is still working, so I am working, too."

Noyes New Testament

But he answered them, My Father is working up to this time, and I work.

Sawyer New Testament

But Jesus answered them, My Father works even till now, and I work.

The Emphasized Bible

But, he, answered them - My Father, until even now, is working; and, I, am working.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then Jesus answered them, My Father worketh hitherto, and I work.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But Jesus replied: "My Father works to this very hour, and I work also."

Webster

But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh hitherto, and I work.

Weymouth New Testament

His reply to their accusation was, "My Father works unceasingly, and so do I."

Williams New Testament

Then He answered them, "My Father is still working, and so am I."

World English Bible

But Jesus answered them, "My Father is still working, so I am working, too."

Worrell New Testament

But He answered them, "My Father worketh even until now, and I work."

Worsley New Testament

But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh without intermission, and so do I.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jesus answered them, 'My Father till now doth work, and I work;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231


Usage: 0

My
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

ἐργάζομαι 
Ergazomai 
Usage: 28

ἄρτι 
Arti 
Usage: 21

and I
κἀγώ κἀμοί κἀμέ 
Kago 
and I, I also, so I, I, even I, me also,
Usage: 39

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 5:17

Devotionals containing John 5:17

Images John 5:17

Prayers for John 5:17

Context Readings

Equal With God

16 And therefore did the Jews persecute Jesus, and sought to slay him, because he had done these things on the sabbath day. 17 But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh hitherto, and I work. 18 Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he not only had broken the sabbath, but said also that God was his Father, making himself equal with God.



Cross References

John 9:4

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.

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.

Genesis 2:1-2

Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them.

Psalm 65:6

Which by his strength setteth fast the mountains; being girded with power:

Isaiah 40:26

Lift up your eyes on high, and behold who hath created these things, that bringeth out their host by number: he calleth them all by names by the greatness of his might, for that he is strong in power; not one faileth.

Matthew 10:29

Are not two sparrows sold for a farthing? and one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father.

Acts 14:17

Nevertheless he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.

Acts 17:28

For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring.

1 Corinthians 12:6

And there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which worketh all in all.

Colossians 1:16

For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are in earth, visible and invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers: all things were created by him, and for him:

Hebrews 1:3

Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express image of his person, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had by himself purged our sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high;

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