John 8:49

“Jesus answered, I have not a devil; but I honour my Father, and ye do dishonour me.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Iesus answered, I haue not a deuill: but I honour my Father, and ye doe dishonour me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Jesus answered, "I do not have a demon; but I honor My Father, and you dishonor Me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jesus answered, I have not a demon; but I honor my Father, and ye dishonor me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And this was the answer of Jesus: I have not an evil spirit; but I give honour to my Father and you do not give honour to me.
- Basic English Bible

Jesus answered, I have not a demon; but I honour my Father, and ye dishonour me.
- Darby Bible

Jesus answered, I have not a demon; but I honor my Father, and ye dishonor me.
- Webster's Bible

I am not possessed by a demon, replied Jesus. "On the contrary I honour my Father, and you dishonour me.
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus answered, "I don't have a demon, but I honor my Father, and you dishonor me.
- World English Bible

Jhesus answerde, and seide, Y haue not a deuel, but Y onoure my fadir, and ye han vnhonourid me.
- Wycliffe Bible

Jesus answered, `I have not a demon, but I honour my Father, and ye dishonour me;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 8:49


8:49 I honour my Father - I seek his honour only.


People's Bible Notes for John 8:49


Joh 8:49 I honour my Father. He passes by in silence their first charge; the second he shows cannot be true, for he honors his Father, which a demon could not do; and yet the Jews dishonored him, while he honored the Father.

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