Parallel Bible results for John 10:1-20

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John 10:1-20

NIV 1 "I tell you the truth, the man who does not enter the sheep pen by the gate, but climbs in by some other way, is a thief and a robber. NIV 1 "I tell you the truth, the man who does not enter the sheep pen by the gate, but climbs in by some other way, is a thief and a robber. NIV 2 The man who enters by the gate is the shepherd of his sheep. NIV 2 The man who enters by the gate is the shepherd of his sheep. NIV 3 The watchman opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. NIV 3 The watchman opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. NIV 4 When he has brought out all his own, he goes on ahead of them, and his sheep follow him because they know his voice. NIV 4 When he has brought out all his own, he goes on ahead of them, and his sheep follow him because they know his voice. NIV 5 But they will never follow a stranger; in fact, they will run away from him because they do not recognize a stranger's voice." NIV 5 But they will never follow a stranger; in fact, they will run away from him because they do not recognize a stranger's voice." NIV 6 Jesus used this figure of speech, but they did not understand what he was telling them. NIV 6 Jesus used this figure of speech, but they did not understand what he was telling them. NIV 7 Therefore Jesus said again, "I tell you the truth, I am the gate for the sheep. NIV 7 Therefore Jesus said again, "I tell you the truth, I am the gate for the sheep. NIV 8 All who ever came before me were thieves and robbers, but the sheep did not listen to them. NIV 8 All who ever came before me were thieves and robbers, but the sheep did not listen to them. NIV 9 I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. He will come in and go out, and find pasture. NIV 9 I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. He will come in and go out, and find pasture. NIV 10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. NIV 10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. NIV 11 "I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. NIV 11 "I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. NIV 12 The hired hand is not the shepherd who owns the sheep. So when he sees the wolf coming, he abandons the sheep and runs away. Then the wolf attacks the flock and scatters it. NIV 12 The hired hand is not the shepherd who owns the sheep. So when he sees the wolf coming, he abandons the sheep and runs away. Then the wolf attacks the flock and scatters it. NIV 13 The man runs away because he is a hired hand and cares nothing for the sheep. NIV 13 The man runs away because he is a hired hand and cares nothing for the sheep. NIV 14 "I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me-- NIV 14 "I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me-- NIV 15 just as the Father knows me and I know the Father--and I lay down my life for the sheep. NIV 15 just as the Father knows me and I know the Father--and I lay down my life for the sheep. NIV 16 I have other sheep that are not of this sheep pen. I must bring them also. They too will listen to my voice, and there shall be one flock and one shepherd. NIV 16 I have other sheep that are not of this sheep pen. I must bring them also. They too will listen to my voice, and there shall be one flock and one shepherd. NIV 17 The reason my Father loves me is that I lay down my life--only to take it up again. NIV 17 The reason my Father loves me is that I lay down my life--only to take it up again. NIV 18 No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down and authority to take it up again. This command I received from my Father." NIV 18 No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down and authority to take it up again. This command I received from my Father." NIV 19 At these words the Jews were again divided. NIV 19 At these words the Jews were again divided. NIV 20 Many of them said, "He is demon-possessed and raving mad. Why listen to him?" NIV 20 Many of them said, "He is demon-possessed and raving mad. Why listen to him?"