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John 3:30 ESV

30 1He must increase, but I must decrease."a

References for John 3:30

    • v 3:30 - Some interpreters hold that the quotation continues through verse 36

      Study tools for John 3:30

      • a 3:2 - Greek him
      • b 3:3 - Or from above; the Greek is purposely ambiguous and can mean both again and from above; also verse 7
      • c 3:6 - The same Greek word means both wind and spirit
      • d 3:7 - The Greek for you is plural here
      • e 3:8 - The same Greek word means both wind and spirit
      • f 3:11 - The Greek for you is plural here; also four times in verse 12
      • g 3:13 - Some manuscripts add who is in heaven
      • h 3:15 - Some interpreters hold that the quotation ends at verse 15
      • i 3:16 - Or For this is how God loved the world
      • j 3:30 - Some interpreters hold that the quotation continues through verse 36