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John 5:19 NIV

19 Jesus gave them this answer: “Very truly I tell you, the Son can do nothing by himself; he can do only what he sees his Father doing, because whatever the Father does the Son also does.

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Study tools for John 5:19

  • a 5:2 - Some manuscripts "Bethzatha" ; other manuscripts "Bethsaida"
  • b 5:3 - Some manuscripts include here, wholly or in part, "paralyzed—and they waited for the moving of the waters." 4"From time to time an angel of the Lord would come down and stir up the waters. The first one into the pool after each such disturbance would be cured of whatever disease they had."
  • c 5:39 - Or 39"Study"
  • d 5:44 - Some early manuscripts "the Only One"