Parallel Bible results for John 12:20-36

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John 12:20-36

NRS 20 Now among those who went up to worship at the festival were some Greeks. NIV 20 Now there were some Greeks among those who went up to worship at the Feast. NRS 21 They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and said to him, "Sir, we wish to see Jesus." NIV 21 They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, with a request. "Sir," they said, "we would like to see Jesus." NRS 22 Philip went and told Andrew; then Andrew and Philip went and told Jesus. NIV 22 Philip went to tell Andrew; Andrew and Philip in turn told Jesus. NRS 23 Jesus answered them, "The hour has come for the Son of Man to be glorified. NIV 23 Jesus replied, "The hour has come for the Son of Man to be glorified. NRS 24 Very truly, I tell you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains just a single grain; but if it dies, it bears much fruit. NIV 24 I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds. NRS 25 Those who love their life lose it, and those who hate their life in this world will keep it for eternal life. NIV 25 The man who loves his life will lose it, while the man who hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life. NRS 26 Whoever serves me must follow me, and where I am, there will my servant be also. Whoever serves me, the Father will honor. NIV 26 Whoever serves me must follow me; and where I am, my servant also will be. My Father will honor the one who serves me. NRS 27 "Now my soul is troubled. And what should I say—"Father, save me from this hour'? No, it is for this reason that I have come to this hour. NIV 27 "Now my heart is troubled, and what shall I say? 'Father, save me from this hour'? No, it was for this very reason I came to this hour. NRS 28 Father, glorify your name." Then a voice came from heaven, "I have glorified it, and I will glorify it again." NIV 28 Father, glorify your name!" Then a voice came from heaven, "I have glorified it, and will glorify it again." NRS 29 The crowd standing there heard it and said that it was thunder. Others said, "An angel has spoken to him." NIV 29 The crowd that was there and heard it said it had thundered; others said an angel had spoken to him. NRS 30 Jesus answered, "This voice has come for your sake, not for mine. NIV 30 Jesus said, "This voice was for your benefit, not mine. NRS 31 Now is the judgment of this world; now the ruler of this world will be driven out. NIV 31 Now is the time for judgment on this world; now the prince of this world will be driven out. NRS 32 And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself." NIV 32 But I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all men to myself." NRS 33 He said this to indicate the kind of death he was to die. NIV 33 He said this to show the kind of death he was going to die. NRS 34 The crowd answered him, "We have heard from the law that the Messiah remains forever. How can you say that the Son of Man must be lifted up? Who is this Son of Man?" NIV 34 The crowd spoke up, "We have heard from the Law that the Christ will remain forever, so how can you say, 'The Son of Man must be lifted up'? Who is this 'Son of Man'?" NRS 35 Jesus said to them, "The light is with you for a little longer. Walk while you have the light, so that the darkness may not overtake you. If you walk in the darkness, you do not know where you are going. NIV 35 Then Jesus told them, "You are going to have the light just a little while longer. Walk while you have the light, before darkness overtakes you. The man who walks in the dark does not know where he is going. NRS 36 While you have the light, believe in the light, so that you may become children of light." After Jesus had said this, he departed and hid from them. NIV 36 Put your trust in the light while you have it, so that you may become sons of light." When he had finished speaking, Jesus left and hid himself from them.