John 3:21

But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But hee that doeth trueth, commeth to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But he who practices the truth comes to the Light, so that his deeds may be manifested as having been wrought in God."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But he that doeth the truth cometh to the light, that his works may be made manifest, that they have been wrought in God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But he whose life is true comes to the light, so that it may be clearly seen that his acts have been done by the help of God.
- Basic English Bible

but he that practises the truth comes to the light, that his works may be manifested that they have been wrought in God.
- Darby Bible

But he that doeth truth, cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God.
- Webster's Bible

But he who does what is honest and right comes to the light, in order that his actions may be plainly shown to have been done in God.
- Weymouth Bible

But he who does the truth comes to the light, that his works may be revealed, that they have been done in God."
- World English Bible

But he that doith treuthe, cometh to the liyt, that hise werkis be schewid, that thei ben don in God.
- Wycliffe Bible

but he who is doing the truth doth come to the light, that his works may be manifested, that in God they are having been wrought.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 3:21


3:21 He that practiseth the truth (that is, true religion) cometh to the light - So even Nicodemus, afterward did. Are wrought in God - That is, in the light, power, and love of God.


People's Bible Notes for John 3:21


Joh 3:21 He that doeth truth. Truth has to be lived. He who lives it, lives an honest life sincerely desiring light, will come to the light.

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