John 1:50

“Iesus answered, and said vnto him, Because I said vnto thee, I saw thee vnder the figge tree, beleeuest thou? thou shalt see greater things then these.”

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Jesus answered and said unto him, Because I said unto thee, I saw thee under the fig tree, believest thou? thou shalt see greater things than these.
- King James Version

Jesus answered and said to him, "Because I said to you that I saw you under the fig tree, do you believe? You will see greater things than these."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jesus answered and said unto him, Because I said unto thee, I saw thee underneath the fig tree, believest thou? thou shalt see greater things than these.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In answer Jesus said to him, You have faith because I said to you, I saw you under the fig-tree. You will see greater things than these.
- Basic English Bible

Jesus answered and said to him, Because I said to thee, I saw thee under the fig-tree, believest thou? Thou shalt see greater things than these.
- Darby Bible

Jesus answered and said to him, Because I said to thee, I saw thee under the fig-tree, dost thou believe? thou shalt see greater things than these.
- Webster's Bible

Because I said to you, `I saw you under the fig-tree,' replied Jesus, "do you believe? You shall see greater things than that."
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus answered him, "Because I told you, 'I saw you underneath the fig tree,' do you believe? You will see greater things than these!"
- World English Bible

Jhesus answerde, and seide to hym, For Y seide to thee, Y sawy thee vndur the fige tre, thou bileuest; thou schalt se more than these thingis.
- Wycliffe Bible

Jesus answered and said to him, `Because I said to thee, I saw thee under the fig-tree, thou dost believe; greater things than these thou shalt see;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Discussion for John 1

  • Bruce
    Comforter: John 14:16, 14:26, 15:26 and John 16:7 ---The Comforter Will not come unto You ; But if I Depart, I Will Send Him unto You
  • Marcel gendron
    trying to find the passage where john says that Christ would send a Comforter
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 1:4IN HIM WAS LIFE AND THE LIFE WAS THE LIGHT OF MEN JOHN 6:63 it is the spirit that quickeneth the flesh profiteth nothing the words that I speak unto you they are spirit and and they are life JOB33:27he looketh upon men and if any say I have sinned and perverted that which was right and it profited me not33:28he will deliver his soul from going into the pit and his life shall see the light
  • Kalyani Davidar
    We are right at the outset acquainted with the divinity of Christ as unlike the synoptic Gospels, John does not commence with a focus on events but on the adulthood of the Son of Man sent from God , which John the Baptist makes clear. That Christ was the I Am who preceded all else and was part of the Creation act is revealed in the very first verse as also that the Word had to assume human form...
  • Harry whorton
    John 1:2 the word of God was with God from before creation. We cannot separate God from his word. They are one in the same. Praise God always, for he is holy.
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 1:14 and the word was made flesh and dwelt among us and we beheld HIS glory the glory as the only begotten of THE FATHER full of grace and truth --1:17-- for--THE LAW--was given by moses but --- GRACE AND TRUTH CAME BY JESUS CHRIST --- PHILIPPIANS 2:21 FOR ALL SEEK THEIR OWN NOT THE THINGS WHICH ARE JESUS CHRISTS

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