John 15:3

Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken unto you.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Now ye are cleane through the word which I haue spoken vnto you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You are already clean because of the word which I have spoken to you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Already ye are clean because of the word which I have spoken unto you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You are clean, even now, through the teaching which I have given you.
- Basic English Bible

Ye are already clean by reason of the word which I have spoken to you.
- Darby Bible

Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken to you.
- Webster's Bible

Already you are cleansed--through the teaching which I have given you.
- Weymouth Bible

You are already pruned clean because of the word which I have spoken to you.
- World English Bible

Now ye ben clene, for the word that Y haue spokun to you.
- Wycliffe Bible

already ye are clean, because of the word that I have spoken to you;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 15:3


15:3 Ye are clean - All of you, to whom I now speak, are purged from the guilt and power of sin; by the word - Which, applied by the Spirit, is the grand instrument of purifying the soul.


People's Bible Notes for John 15:3


Joh 15:3 Now ye are clean through the word. The spoken word is the instrument appointed by God for the cleansing of the soul. The word tells us what to do in order that we may be cleansed from sin.

Discussion for John 15

  • Lilian
    Jesus is the vine and we are the branches without Jesus as the vine we can't do nothing we as the branches cannot bear fruit Jesus is the only way the truth and the life no man cometh to the Father but by me Jesus is my life my rock and my salvation. Jehova Jireh the Lord my Provider Shalom my only Peace thank you Jesus for your blood and help me to obey your words and follow you Praise you Lord
  • BSP
    In verse 14 Jesus says we are his friends if we do what he commanded us. Do our friends encourage us to do what Jesus commands us so that we can be his friends!
  • Steve morrow
    Caitlin very important verses---john 15:5 I am the vine you are the branches he that abideth in ME and I in him the same bringeth forth much fruit for without ME you can do nothing john14:14 --IF-- you shall ask anything in MY name I will do it 1 john5:14 and this is the confidence that we have in HIM that if we ask anything --- according to HIS will --- HE heareth us
  • Irene123
    Jn. 15:13 - " ..... that a man lay down 'his' life for his friends." and take up the life of Christ.
  • Irene123
    V.13 - I've always read this verse as literal, and it's always 'bothered' me - because I know only God could and did that. Just now as I read it the spiritual aspect dawned on me: we lay down our WORLDLY lives and turn to God in repentance so we are in a place with God to pray for or friends. Now that makes sense. "Come now, let us REASON together ..... "
  • Steve morrow
    john 15:14 you are MY friends ---IF---you do whatsoever I command you 15 henceforth I call you not servants for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth but I have called you friends for all things that I have heard of MY FATHER I have made known to you mark 8:35 FOR WHOSOEVER WILL SAVE HIS LIFE SHALL---LOSE---IT BUT WHOSOEVER SHALL LOSE HIS LIFE FOR MY SAKE AND THE GOSPELS THE SAME SHALL SAVE IT JOHN 5:34 BUT I RECEIVE NOT TESTIMONY FROM MAN BUT THESE THINGS I SAY THAT YOU MIGHT BE SAVED

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