Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have many things to say and to judge about you, but the Father who sent me is truthful, and the things I have heard from him I speak to the world."
He testifies about what he has seen and heard, but no one accepts his testimony.
So Jesus answered them, "I tell you the solemn truth, the Son can do nothing on his own initiative, but only what he sees the Father doing. For whatever the Father does, the Son does likewise.
For I have not spoken from my own authority, but the Father himself who sent me has commanded me what I should say and what I should speak.
Do you not believe that I am in the Father, and the Father is in me? The words that I say to you, I do not speak on my own initiative, but the Father residing in me performs his miraculous deeds.
because I have given them the words you have given me. They accepted them and really understand that I came from you, and they believed that you sent me.
You people are doing the deeds of your father." Then they said to Jesus, "We were not born as a result of immorality! We have only one Father, God himself."
But when he saw many Pharisees and Sadducees coming to his baptism, he said to them, "You offspring of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the coming wrath?
1 John 3:8
The one who practices sin is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was revealed: to destroy the works of the devil.