John 3:28

“Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Ye your selues beare me witnesse, that I said, I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You yourselves are my witnesses that I said, 'I am not the Christ,' but, 'I have been sent ahead of Him.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, I am not the Christ, but, that I am sent before him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You yourselves give witness that I said, I am not the Christ. What I said was, I am sent before the Christ.
- Basic English Bible

Ye yourselves bear me witness that I said, I am not the Christ, but, that I am sent before him.
- Darby Bible

Ye yourselves bear me testimony, that I said I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him.
- Webster's Bible

You yourselves can bear witness to my having said, `I am not the Christ,' but `I am His appointed forerunner.'
- Weymouth Bible

You yourselves testify that I said, 'I am not the Christ,' but, 'I have been sent before him.'
- World English Bible

Ye you silf beren witnessyng to me, that Y seide, Y am not Crist, but that Y am sent bifore hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

ye yourselves do testify to me that I said, I am not the Christ, but, that I am having been sent before him;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for John 3:28


Joh 3:28 Ye yourselves bear me witness. They complain of the fact that Jesus baptized and was very popular at this time, but John refers to the witness he had borne (Joh 1:20,29), and affirms that each is fulfilling the work "given him of heaven" (Joh 3:27).

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