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John 8:56 NRS

56 Your ancestor Abraham rejoiced that he would see my day; he saw it and was glad."

Study tools for John 8:56

  • a 8:8 - Other ancient authorities add [the sins of each of them]
  • b 8:11 - Or [Lord]
  • c 8:11 - The most ancient authorities lack 7.53--8.11; other authorities add the passage here or after 7.36 or after 21.25 or after Luke 21.38, with variations of text; some mark the passage as doubtful.
  • d 8:15 - Gk [according to the flesh]
  • e 8:16 - Other ancient authorities read [he]
  • f 8:24 - Gk [I am]
  • g 8:25 - Or [What I have told you from the beginning]
  • h 8:28 - Gk [I am]
  • i 8:38 - Other ancient authorities read [you do what you have heard from your father]
  • j 8:39 - Other ancient authorities read [If you are Abraham's children, then do]
  • k 8:57 - Other ancient authorities read [has Abraham seen you?]