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John 8:44 NAS

44 "1You are of 2your father the devil, and 3you want to do the desires of your father. 4He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth because 5there is no truth in him. Whenever he speaks a lie, he 6speaks from his own nature, for he is a liar and the father of lies.

References for John 8:44

    • n 8:44 - Lit "the lie"
    • o 8:44 - Lit "it"

      Study tools for John 8:44

      • a 8:11 - Or "Sir"
      • b 8:13 - Or "valid"
      • c 8:14 - Or "valid"
      • d 8:15 - I.e. by a carnal standard
      • e 8:17 - I.e. valid or admissible
      • f 8:24 - Most authorities associate this with Ex 3:14, "I AM WHO I AM"
      • g 8:25 - Or "That which I have been saying to you from the beginning"
      • h 8:28 - Lit "I AM" (v 24 note)
      • i 8:29 - Or "did not leave"
      • j 8:37 - Or "makes no progress"
      • k 8:38 - Or "in the presence of"
      • l 8:42 - Lit "that One"
      • m 8:43 - Or "My way of speaking"
      • n 8:44 - Lit "the lie"
      • o 8:44 - Lit "it"
      • p 8:56 - Lit "in order that he might see"
      • q 8:58 - Lit "came into being"
      • r 8:59 - Lit "was hidden"