John 1:27

“He it is, who coming after me is preferred before me, whose shoe's latchet I am not worthy to unloose.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He it is, who comming after me, is preferred before me, whose shoes latchet I am not worthy to vnloose.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"{It is} He who comes after me, the thong of whose sandal I am not worthy to untie."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

`even' he that cometh after me, the latchet of whose shoe I am not worthy to unloose.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It is he who is coming after me; I am not good enough to undo his shoes.
- Basic English Bible

he who comes after me, the thong of whose sandal I am not worthy to unloose.
- Darby Bible

He it is, who coming after me, is preferred before me, whose shoes' latchet I am not worthy to unloose.
- Webster's Bible

He who is to come after me, and whose sandal-strap I am not worthy to unfasten."
- Weymouth Bible

He is the one who comes after me, who is preferred before me, whose sandal strap I'm not worthy to loosen."
- World English Bible

he it is, that schal come aftir me, that was maad bifor me, of whom Y am not worthi to louse the thwong of his schoo.
- Wycliffe Bible

of whom I am not worthy that I may loose the cord of his sandal.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Discussion for John 1

  • ANTHONY PLANGE-ANNAN
    I give thanks and glory to John who humbly give good accounts of the Messiah and not given credit to himself by saying I baptize you with water but he will do with the Holy Spirit.
  • Edna
    I so much like verse 12 "But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name"
  • Tracey Greene
    I love that part where the word says: and all we have received of His fullness. Christ is full of grace and truth, and having received of His fullness is incredible, His Spirit lives on the inside of us giving us a truly wonderful power to overcome the things of the world. John makes it plain, to the point.
  • Bob G.
    Elijah,

    He already came as their Messiah. They rejected Him. That rejection came to a head with the stoning of Stephen. The second coming will be as King. To rule and reign with Israel on the earth. Today believers are in the Body of Christ which has a heavenly promise. Hope this helps.
  • Elijah
    Would any of you be so kind as to tell my why the second coming of jesus cannot fulfill the jewish definition of a Messiah?
  • Antwi
    King James
    Good news



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