“The one who welcomes you welcomes Me, and the one who welcomes Me welcomes Him who sent Me.
“Whoever welcomes one little child such as this in My name welcomes Me. And whoever welcomes Me does not welcome Me, but Him who sent Me.”
He told them, “Whoever welcomes this little child in My name welcomes Me. And whoever welcomes Me welcomes Him who sent Me. For whoever is least among you—this one is great.”
I assure you: Whoever receives anyone I send receives Me, and the one who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.”
Whoever listens to you listens to Me. Whoever rejects you rejects Me. And whoever rejects Me rejects the One who sent Me.”
so that all people will honor the Son just as they honor the Father. Anyone who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent Him.
“I assure you: Anyone who hears My word and believes Him who sent Me has eternal life and will not come under judgment but has passed from death to life.
“I can do nothing on My own. I judge only as I hear, and My judgment is righteous, because I do not seek My own will, but the will of Him who sent Me.
The Father who sent Me has Himself testified about Me. You have not heard His voice at any time, and you haven’t seen His form.
I am the One who testifies about Myself, and the Father who sent Me testifies about Me.”
This is the will of Him who sent Me: that I should lose none of those He has given Me but should raise them up on the last day.
Jesus answered them, “My teaching isn’t Mine but is from the One who sent Me.
The one who speaks for himself seeks his own glory. But He who seeks the glory of the One who sent Him is true, and there is no unrighteousness in Him.
As He was teaching in the temple complex, Jesus cried out, “You know Me and you know where I am from. Yet I have not come on My own, but the One who sent Me is true. You don’t know Him;
“I have many things to say and to judge about you, but the One who sent Me is true, and what I have heard from Him—these things I tell the world.”
Then Jesus said, “I am only with you for a short time. Then I’m going to the One who sent Me.
And if I do judge, My judgment is true, because I am not alone, but I and the Father who sent Me judge together.
The One who sent Me is with Me. He has not left Me alone, because I always do what pleases Him.”
We must do the works of Him who sent Me while it is day. Night is coming when no one can work.
And the one who sees Me sees Him who sent Me.
For I have not spoken on My own, but the Father Himself who sent Me has given Me a command as to what I should say and what I should speak.
“I have spoken these things to you while I remain with you.
But they will do all these things to you on account of My name, because they don’t know the One who sent Me.
“But now I am going away to Him who sent Me, and not one of you asks Me, ‘Where are You going?’