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John 14:9 LEB

9 Jesus said to him, "Am I with you so long a time and you have not known me, Philip? The one who has seen me has seen the Father! How can you say, 'Show us the Father?'

Study tools for John 14:9

  • a 14:1 - Or simply "Believe"; the verb form can be either indicative (e.g., KJV, NAB, NLT) or imperative (e.g., NIV, NRSV, ESV)
  • b 14:1 - Like the previous verb "believe" this form could also be either indicative or imperative, though most English versions regard it as imperative
  • c 14:2 - A large number of manuscripts, many of them later, lack "because"
  • d 14:7 - Some manuscripts have "If you have known me, you will know"
  • e 14:7 - Some manuscripts have "And from now on"
  • f 14:12 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • g 14:13 - Literally "anything which"
  • h 14:14 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • i 14:16 - Literally "for the age"
  • j 14:17 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • k 14:22 - Some manuscripts have "and why"
  • l 14:23 - Literally "will make abode with him"
  • m 14:25 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("residing") which is understood as temporal
  • n 14:27 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • o 14:30 - Literally "nothing"
  • p 14:30 - Literally "in"