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John 10:18 NAS

18 "1No one has taken it away from Me, but I 2lay it down on My own initiative. I have authority to lay it down, and I have authority to take it up again. 3This commandment I received from My Father."

References for John 10:18

Study tools for John 10:18

  • a 10:10 - Or "have abundance"
  • b 10:24 - Lit "do You lift up our soul"
  • c 10:24 - I.e. the Messiah
  • d 10:29 - One early ms reads "What My Father has given Me is greater than all"
  • e 10:30 - Or "a unity;" or "one essence"
  • f 10:38 - Lit "know and continue knowing"