John 5:26

For as the Father hath life in himself; so hath he given to the Son to have life in himself;

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For as the Father hath life in himselfe: so hath he giuen to the Sonne to haue life in himselfe:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For just as the Father has life in Himself, even so He gave to the Son also to have life in Himself;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For as the Father hath life in himself, even so gave he to the Son also to have life in himself:
- American Standard Version (1901)

For even as the Father has life in himself, so he has given to the Son to have life in himself.
- Basic English Bible

For even as the Father has life in himself, so he has given to the Son also to have life in himself,
- Darby Bible

For as the Father hath life in himself, so hath he given to the Son to have life in himself;
- Webster's Bible

For just as the Father has life in Himself, so He has also given to the Son to have life in Himself.
- Weymouth Bible

For as the Father has life in himself, even so he gave to the Son also to have life in himself.
- World English Bible

For as the fadir hath lijf in hym silf, so he yaf to the sone, to haue lijf in him silf;
- Wycliffe Bible

for, as the Father hath life in himself, so He gave also to the Son to have life in himself,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 5:26


5:26 He hath given to the Son - By eternal generation, to have life in himself - Absolute, independent.


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