John 16:3

And these things will they do unto you, because they have not known the Father, nor me.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And these things will they doe vnto you, because they haue not knowen the Father, nor me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"These things they will do because they have not known the Father or Me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And these things will they do, because they have not known the Father, nor me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They will do these things to you because they have not had knowledge of the Father or of me.
- Basic English Bible

and these things they will do because they have not known the Father nor me.
- Darby Bible

And these things will they do to you, because they have not known the Father, nor me.
- Webster's Bible

And they will do these things because they have failed to recognize the Father and to discover who I am.
- Weymouth Bible

They will do these things because they have not known the Father, nor me.
- World English Bible

And thei schulen do to you these thingis, for thei han not knowun the fadir, nether me.
- Wycliffe Bible

and these things they will do to you, because they did not know the Father, nor me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 16:3


16:3 They have not known the Father nor me - This is the true root of persecution in all its forms.


People's Bible Notes for John 16:3


Joh 16:3 These things will they do, etc. Had they known Christ, or the Father, and received the Holy Spirit, they could not do thus.

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