Parallel Bible results for John 10:17-18

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John 10:17-18

ESV 17 For this reason the Father loves me, because I lay down my life that I may 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. ESV 18 No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down, and I have authority to take it up again. This charge I have 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."