Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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 replied, This is the work (service) that God asks of you: that you believe in the One Whom He has sent [that you cleave to, trust, rely on, and have faith in His Messenger].

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.

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.

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

Verse Picture

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 asked him, "What must we do to perform God's works?" 29 Jesus answered them, "This is God's work: to believe in the one whom he has sent." 30 So they asked him, "What sign are you going to do so that we may see it and believe in you? What actions are you performing?



Cross References

1 John 3:23

And this is his commandment: to believe in the name of his Son, Jesus the Messiah, and to love one another as he commanded us.

Deuteronomy 18:18-19

I will raise up a prophet like you from among their relatives, and I will place my words in his mouth so that he may expound everything that I have commanded to them.

Psalm 2:12

Kiss the son before he becomes angry, and you die where you stand. Indeed, his wrath can flare up quickly. How blessed are those who take refuge in him. A Davidic Psalm, when he fled from his son Absalom.

Matthew 17:5

He was still speaking when a bright cloud suddenly overshadowed them. A voice from the cloud said, "This is my Son, whom I love. I am pleased with him. Keep on listening to him!"

Mark 16:16

Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever doesn't believe will be condemned.

John 3:16-18

"For this is how God loved the world: He gave his unique Son so that everyone who believes in him would not be lost but have eternal life.

John 3:36

The one who believes in the Son has eternal life, but the one who disobeys the Son will not see life. Instead, the wrath of God remains on him.

John 5:39

You examine the Scriptures carefully because you suppose that in them you have eternal life. Yet they testify about me.

Acts 16:31

They answered, "Believe on the Lord Jesus, and you and your family will be saved."

Acts 22:14-16

"Then he said, "The God of our ancestors has chosen you to know his will, to see the Righteous One, and to hear his own voice,

Romans 4:4-5

Now to someone who works, wages are not considered a gift but an obligation.

Romans 9:30-31

What can we say, then? Gentiles, who were not pursuing righteousness, have attained righteousness, a righteousness that comes through faith.

Romans 10:3-4

For they are ignorant of the righteousness that comes from God while they try to establish their own, and they have not submitted to God's means to attain righteousness.

Hebrews 5:9

and, once made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him,

1 John 5:1

Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Messiah has been born from God, and everyone who loves the parent also loves the child.

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