John 15:8

Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; so shall ye be my disciples.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Herein is my Father glorified, that ye beare much fruit, so shall ye bee my Disciples.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit, and {so} prove to be My disciples.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; and `so' shall ye be my disciples.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Here is my Father's glory, in that you give much fruit and so are my true disciples.
- Basic English Bible

In this is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit, and ye shall become disciples of mine.
- Darby Bible

In this is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; so shall ye be my disciples.
- Webster's Bible

By this is God glorified--by your bearing abundant fruit and thus being true disciples of mine.
- Weymouth Bible

In this is my Father glorified, that you bear much fruit; and so you will be my disciples.
- World English Bible

In this thing my fadir is clarified, that ye brynge forth ful myche fruyt, and that ye be maad my disciplis.
- Wycliffe Bible

`In this was my Father glorified, that ye may bear much fruit, and ye shall become my disciples.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 15:8


15:8 So shall ye be my disciples - Worthy of the name. To be a disciple of Christ is both the foundation and height of Christianity.


People's Bible Notes for John 15:8


Joh 15:8 Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit. The best comment on this is the Savior's injunction, "Let your light shine before men, that they, seeing your good works, shall glorify your Father who is in heaven" (Mt 5:16).

Discussion for John 15

  • Jeff Berry
    Jesus gave reasons why seed might not germinate (Chp 13; including not dying Chp 12). While groweth is essential fruit is the reproduction of a kind. I don't think we will always know when fruit has been produced (Chp 4)
  • Patrice Evans
    Thank you Father for Your word.
  • Greg ormsbee
    I AGREE GOD CHOSE US, NOT ALL ACCEPT IT, AN THE FRUIT THAT WE MAKE IS THROUGH CHRIST IN US BRINING IN TRUE CONVERTS. ALL ARE CALLED FEW CHOSEN, NOT ALL WILL BE SAVED.
  • Steve morrow
    can you expect to get what you ask for if you keep erasing GODS WORDS in favor of mans --- is that abiding in the LORDS WORDS
  • Steve morrow
    LUKE 21:33 HEAVEN AND EARTH SHALL PASS AWAY BUT MY WORDS SHALL NOT PASS AWAY --21:34--AND TAKE HEED TO YOURSELVES LEST AT ANY TIME YOUR HEARTS BE OVERCHARGED WITH SURFEITING AND DRUNKENNESS --AND CARES OF THIS LIFE--AND SO THAT DAY COME UPON YOU UNAWARES --21:35--FOR AS A SNARE SHALL IT COME ON ALL THEM THAT DWELL ON THE FACE OF THE WHOLE EARTH --21:36--WATCH YOU THEREFORE AND PRAY ALWAYS THAT YOU MAY BE ---ACCOUNTED WORTHY--- TO ESCAPE ALL THESE THINGS THAT SHALL COME TO PASS AND TO STAND BEFORE THE SON OF MAN 2 THESSALONIANS 1:11 WHEREFORE ALSO WE --PRAY ALWAYS--FOR YOU THAT OUR GOD WOULD COUNT YOU WORTHY OF THIS CALLING AND FULFILL ALL THE GOOD PLEASURE OF HIS GOODNESS AND --- THE WORK OF FAITH --- WITH POWER
  • Judith
    am blessed ,i just need to abide in Jesus will be able to bear much fruit,for i cant do without him.
    amen

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