Bible VersionsNASJohn 1:20; John 9:22; John 12:42
John 1:20; John 9:22; John 12:42 (New American Standard)
And he confessed and did not deny, but confessed, "I am not the Christ."
His parents said this because they were afraid of the Jews ; for the Jews had already agreed that if anyone confessed Him to be Christ, he was to be put out of the synagogue.
Nevertheless many even of the rulers believed in Him, but because of the Pharisees they were not confessing Him, for fear that they would be put out of the synagogue ;
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