Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Jesus, answering, said to them, This is to do the work of God: to have faith in him whom God has sent.

New American Standard Bible

Jesus answered and said to them, “This is the work of God, that you believe in Him whom He has sent.”

King James Version

Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he hath sent.

Holman Bible

Jesus replied, “This is the work of God—that you believe in the One He has sent.”

International Standard Version

Jesus answered them, "This is God's work: to believe in the one whom he has sent."

A Conservative Version

Jesus answered, and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye believe in that man whom he has sent.

American Standard Version

Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he hath sent.

Amplified

Jesus answered, “This is the work of God: that you believe [adhere to, trust in, rely on, and have faith] in the One whom He has sent.”

An Understandable Version

Jesus answered them, "This is the deed that God requires: You should believe in Him whom God has sent [i.e., in Jesus]."

Anderson New Testament

Jesus answered and said to them: This is the work of God, that you believe on him whom he has sent.

Common New Testament

Jesus answered them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in him whom he has sent."

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jesus answered them, the work which God requires is to believe on him whom he hath sent.

Darby Translation

Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he has sent.

Godbey New Testament

Jesus responded and said to them, This is the work of God, that you may believe on Him whom He hath sent.

Goodspeed New Testament

Jesus answered them, "The work God has for you is to believe in the messenger that he has sent to you."

John Wesley New Testament

Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he hath sent.

Julia Smith Translation

Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye should believe in him whom he has sent.

King James 2000

Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that you believe on him whom he has sent.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Jesus answered and said to them, "This is the work of God: that you believe in [the one] whom that one sent."

Modern King James verseion

Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that you believe on Him whom He has sent.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Jesus answered, and said unto them, "This is the work of God: that ye believe on him whom he hath sent."

Moffatt New Testament

Jesus replied to them, "This is the work of God, to believe in him whom God has sent."

Montgomery New Testament

"This is the work of God," answered Jesus, "that you believe on him whom He has sent you."

NET Bible

Jesus replied, "This is the deed God requires -- to believe in the one whom he sent."

New Heart English Bible

Jesus answered them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in him whom he has sent."

Noyes New Testament

Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye believe in him whom he sent.

Sawyer New Testament

Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God; to believe on him whom he has sent.

The Emphasized Bible

Jesus answered, and said unto them - This, is the work of God: that ye believe on him whom, he, hath sent forth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye should believe on him whom he hath sent.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"The work that God would have you do," answered Jesus, "is to believe in him whom God sent as his Messenger."

Webster

Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he hath sent.

Weymouth New Testament

"This," replied Jesus, "is above all the thing that God requires--that you should be believers in Him whom He has sent."

Williams New Testament

Jesus answered them, "The work that God demands of you is this, to believe in the messenger whom He has sent."

World English Bible

Jesus answered them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in him whom he has sent."

Worrell New Testament

Jesus answered, and said to them, "This is the work of God, that ye believe on Him Whom He sent."

Worsley New Testament

Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on Him, whom He hath sent.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jesus answered and said to them, 'This is the work of God, that ye may believe in him whom He did send.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

and

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

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824


Usage: 0

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

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

the work
ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

ye believe
πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
Usage: 163

on
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

he
ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 6:29

Devotionals containing John 6:29

References

Hastings

Images John 6:29

Prayers for John 6:29

Context Readings

Discourse About The Bread Of Life

28 Then they said to him, How may we do the works of God? 29 Jesus, answering, said to them, This is to do the work of God: to have faith in him whom God has sent. 30 So they said, What sign do you give us, so that we may see and have faith in you? What do you do?



Cross References

1 John 3:23

And this is his law, that we have faith in the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love for one another, even as he said to us.

Deuteronomy 18:18-19

I will give them a prophet from among themselves, like you, and I will put my words in his mouth, and he will say to them whatever I give him orders to say.

Psalm 2:12

For fear that he may be angry, causing destruction to come on you, because he is quickly moved to wrath. Happy are all those who put their faith in him.

Matthew 17:5

While he was still talking, a bright cloud came over them: and a voice out of the cloud, saying, This is my dearly loved Son, with whom I am well pleased; give ear to him.

Mark 16:16

He who has faith and is given baptism will get salvation; but he who has not faith will be judged.

John 3:16-18

For God had such love for the world that he gave his only Son, so that whoever has faith in him may not come to destruction but have eternal life.

John 3:36

He who has faith in the Son has eternal life; but he who has not faith in the Son will not see life; God's wrath is resting on him.

John 5:39

You make search in the holy Writings, in the belief that through them you get eternal life; and it is those Writings which give witness about me.

Acts 16:31

And they said, Have faith in the Lord Jesus, and you and your family will have salvation.

Acts 22:14-16

And he said, You have been marked out by the God of our fathers to have knowledge of his purpose, and to see the Upright One and to give ear to the words of his mouth.

Romans 4:4-5

Now, the reward is credited to him who does works, not as of grace but as a debt.

Romans 9:30-31

What then may we say? That the nations who did not go after righteousness have got righteousness, even the righteousness which is of faith:

Romans 10:3-4

Because, not having knowledge of God's righteousness, and desiring to give effect to their righteousness, they have not put themselves under the righteousness of God.

Hebrews 5:9

And when he had been made complete, he became the giver of eternal salvation to all those who are under his orders;

1 John 5:1

Everyone who has faith that Jesus is the Christ is a child of God: and everyone who has love for the Father has love for his child.

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