John 15:18-25 NAS

Disciples' Relation to the World

18 "1If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you.

References for John 15:18

    • e 15:18 - Or (imperative) "know that"
      19 "If you were of the world, the world would love its own; but because you are not of the world, but 2I chose you out of the world, 3because of this * the world hates you.

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      20 "Remember the word that I said to you, '4A slave is not greater than his master.' If they persecuted Me, 5they will also persecute you; if they 6kept My word, they will keep yours also.

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      21 "But all these things they will do to you 7for My name's sake, 8because they do not know the One who sent Me.
      22 "9If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.

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      23 "He who hates Me hates My Father also.
      24 "10If I had not done among them 11the works which no one else did, they would not have sin; but now they have both seen and hated Me and My Father as well.

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      25 "But they have done this to fulfill the word that is written in their 12Law, '13THEY HATED ME WITHOUT A CAUSE.'

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