John 3:5-8 NIV

5 Jesus answered, "I tell you the truth, no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of water and the Spirit.12

References for John 3:5

6 Flesh gives birth to flesh, but the Spirita gives birth to spirit.3

References for John 3:6

    • b 3:6 - Or "but spirit"
      7 You should not be surprised at my saying, 'Youb must be born again.'

      References for John 3:7

        • c 3:7 - The Greek is plural.
          8 The wind blows wherever it pleases. You hear its sound, but you cannot tell where it comes from or where it is going. So it is with everyone born of the Spirit."4

          References for John 3:8