10 Straightening up, Jesus said to her, “Woman, where are they? 2 Early in the morning (at dawn), He came back into the temple [ [fn] court], and the people came to Him in crowds. He said, “[a]I am the Light of the world. I did not even come on My own authority or of My own accord (as self-appointed); but He sent Me. 24 That is why I told you that you will die [unforgiven and condemned] in your sins; for if you do not believe that I am the One [I claim to be], you will die in your sins.”(D) 25 So they said to Him, “Who are You [anyway]?” Jesus replied, “What have I been saying to you from the beginning? 41 You are doing the works of your [own] father.” They said to Him, “We are not illegitimate children; we have one [spiritual] Father: God.” 42 Jesus said to them, “If God were your Father [but He is not], you would love and recognize Me, for I came from God [out of His very presence] and have arrived here. He sat down and was teaching them, Who do You make Yourself out to be? (8) And wrote on the ground.--The Cambridge MS. inserts, "with His finger," as in John 8:6. I do not [set Myself up to] judge or condemn or sentence anyone. It is because [your spiritual ears are deaf and] you are unable to hear [the truth of] My word. Whereupon the Pharisees told Him, You are testifying on Your own behalf; Your testimony is not valid and is worthless. You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father's desires. 50 However, I am not seeking glory for Myself. 9 They listened to Him, and then they began going out, conscience-stricken, one by one, from the oldest down to the last one of them, till Jesus was left alone, with the woman standing there before Him in the center of the court. 43 Why do you misunderstand what I say? The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, an 38 I tell the things that I have seen at My Father’s side [in His very presence]; so you also do the things that you heard from your father.”, 39 They answered, “Abraham is our father.” Jesus said to them, “If you are [truly] Abraham’s children, then do the works of Abraham and follow his example. There is One who seeks [glory for Me] and judges [those who dishonor Me]. 2 Early in the morning (at dawn), He came back into the temple [[a]court], and the people came to Him in crowds. He was a murderer from the beginning and does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. Other options New from $7.06. who testifies about Myself, and My Father who sent Me testifies about Me.”, “You know neither Me nor My Father; if you knew Me, you would know My Father also.”, “I am going away, and you will look for Me, and you will die, in your sin. Go. [g]He saw it and was delighted.”(E) 57 Then the Jews said to Him, “You are not even fifty years old, and You [claim to] have seen Abraham?” 58 Jesus replied, “I assure you and most solemnly say to you, before Abraham was born, [h]I Am.”(F) 59 So they picked up stones to throw at Him, but Jesus concealed Himself and left the temple. [d]What do You mean by saying, ‘You will be set free’?”, 34 Jesus answered, “I assure you and most solemnly say to you, everyone who practices sin habitually is a slave of sin. John 8:37 I know you are Abraham's descendants, but you are trying to kill Me because My word has no place within you. If I speak truth, why do you not believe Me? But Jesus stooped down and began writing on the ground with His finger. I.e. 2Early in the morning He came back into the temple [court], and all the people were coming to Him. There is One Who [looks after that; He] seeks [My glory], and He is the Judge. Some suggest it was simply by faith, others suggest it was through Isaac and the promise of the covenant, but more likely, he saw it … Is that why He says, ‘Where I am going, you cannot come’?” 23 He said to them, “You are from below, I am from above; you are of this world, I am not of this world. 24 That is why I told you that you will die in (under the curse of) your sins; for if you do not believe that I am He [Whom I claim to be—if you do not adhere to, trust in, and rely on Me], you will die in your sins. How Abraham saw the incarnation of Jesus is unclear. For I have not even come on My own initiative [as self-appointed], but He [is the One who] sent Me. Some suggest it was simply by faith, others suggest it was through Isaac and the promise of the covenant, but more likely, he saw it … He sat down and was teaching them,3When the scribes and Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in … 19 Then they said to Him, Where is this [b]Father of Yours? 34 Jesus answered them, I assure you, most solemnly I tell you, Whoever commits and practices sin is the slave of sin. John 8:44 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] John 8:44, NIV: "You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father's desires.He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. Jesus said, If you were [truly] Abraham’s children, then you would do the works of Abraham [follow his example, do as Abraham did]. But Jesus stooped down and wrote on the ground with His finger. Tools. “You are from below, I am from above; you are of this world, I am not of this world. John 8. 5 Now Moses in the Law commanded us that such [women—offenders] shall be stoned to death. John 8:56 How Abraham saw the incarnation of Jesus is unclear. 3 Now the scribes and Pharisees brought a … Then spake Jesus again unto them Syriac fragment of Bishop Usher's, published by De Dieu, prefaces this verse thus, "when they were gathered together", Jesus said that is, the Scribes and Pharisees, who went out and returned again; or some others of them, who came after this, to whom Christ addressed himself thus: On the contrary, I honor My Father, and you dishonor Me. See note 6:35. John 8:12. 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