John 12:25 NLT

25 Those who love their life in this world will lose it. Those who care nothing for their life in this world will keep it for eternity.

Study tools for John 12:25

  • a 12:2 - Or who reclined.
  • b 12:3 - Greek took 1 litra [327 grams].
  • c 12:5 - Greek worth 300 denarii. A denarius was equivalent to a laborer’s full day’s wage.
  • d 12:9 - Greek Jewish people; also in 12:11 .
  • e 12:11 - Or had deserted their traditions; Greek reads had deserted.
  • f 12:13 - Greek Hosanna, an exclamation of praise adapted from a Hebrew expression that means “save now.”
  • g 12:13 - Ps 118:25-26 ; Zeph 3:15 .
  • h 12:15 - Greek daughter of Zion.
  • i 12:15 - Zech 9:9 .
  • j 12:17 - Greek were testifying.
  • k 12:19 - Greek the world.
  • l 12:23 - “Son of Man” is a title Jesus used for himself.
  • m 12:34 - Greek from the law.
  • n 12:38 - Isa 53:1 .
  • o 12:40 - Isa 6:10 .