John 7:16

“Jesus answered them, and said, My doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Iesus answered them, My doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Jesus answered them and said, "My teaching is not Mine, but His who sent Me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jesus therefore answered them and said, My teaching is not mine, but his that sent me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Jesus gave them this answer: It is not my teaching, but his who sent me.
- Basic English Bible

Jesus therefore answered them and said, My doctrine is not mine, but [that] of him that has sent me.
- Darby Bible

Jesus answered them, and said, My doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me.
- Webster's Bible

Jesus answered their question by saying, "My teaching does not belong to me, but comes from Him who sent me.
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus therefore answered them, "My teaching is not mine, but his who sent me.
- World English Bible

Jhesus answerde to hem, and seide, My doctryne is not myn, but his that sente me.
- Wycliffe Bible

Jesus answered them and said, `My teaching is not mine, but His who sent me;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 7:16


7:16 My doctrine is not mine - Acquired by any labour of learning; but his that sent me - Immediately infused by him.


People's Bible Notes for John 7:16


Joh 7:16 My doctrine is not mine. This is an answer to the question of Joh 7:15. His knowledge came not from man, but from God.

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