John 15:1-10 NRS

1 "I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinegrower.
2 He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes a to make it bear more fruit.

References for John 15:2

    • Ý 15:2 - The same Greek root refers to pruning and cleansing
      3 You have already been cleansed b by the word that I have spoken to you.

      References for John 15:3

        • Þ 15:3 - The same Greek root refers to pruning and cleansing
          4 Abide in me as I abide in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself unless it abides in the vine, neither can you unless you abide in me.
          5 I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing.
          6 Whoever does not abide in me is thrown away like a branch and withers; such branches are gathered, thrown into the fire, and burned.
          7 If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask for whatever you wish, and it will be done for you.
          8 My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit and become c my disciples.

          References for John 15:8

              9 As the Father has loved me, so I have loved you; abide in my love.
              10 If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love.