John 15:1-10 ESV

I Am the True Vine

1 "I am the 1true vine, and my Father is 2the vinedresser.

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2 3Every branch in me that does not bear fruit 4he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, 5that it may bear more fruit.

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3 Already 6you are clean 7because of the word that I have spoken to you.

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      4 8Abide 9in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it abides in the vine, neither can you, unless you abide in me.

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          5 I am the vine; 10you are the branches. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that 11bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.

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          6 If anyone does not abide in me 12he is thrown away like a branch and withers; 13and the branches are gathered, thrown into the fire, and burned.

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              7 If 14you abide in me, and my words abide in you, 15ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you.

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                  8 16By this my Father is glorified, that you 17bear much fruit and so prove to be my disciples.

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                  9 18As the Father has loved me, 19so have I loved you. Abide in my love.

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                      10 20If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as 21I have kept 22my Father's commandments and abide in his love.

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