Parallel Bible results for John 1:43-51

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John 1:43-51

NIRV 43 The next day Jesus decided to leave for Galilee. He found Philip and said to him, "Follow me." NIV 43 The next day Jesus decided to leave for Galilee. Finding Philip, he said to him, "Follow me." NIRV 44 Philip was from the town of Bethsaida. So were Andrew and Peter. NIV 44 Philip, like Andrew and Peter, was from the town of Bethsaida. NIRV 45 Philip found Nathanael and told him, "We have found the One that Moses wrote about in the Law. The prophets also wrote about him. He is Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph." NIV 45 Philip found Nathanael and told him, "We have found the one Moses wrote about in the Law, and about whom the prophets also wrote--Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph." NIRV 46 "Nazareth! Can anything good come from there?" Nathanael asked. "Come and see," said Philip. NIV 46 "Nazareth! Can anything good come from there?" Nathanael asked. "Come and see," said Philip. NIRV 47 Jesus saw Nathanael approaching. Here is what Jesus said about him. "He is a true Israelite. There is nothing false in him." NIV 47 When Jesus saw Nathanael approaching, he said of him, "Here is a true Israelite, in whom there is nothing false." NIRV 48 "How do you know me?" Nathanael asked. Jesus answered, "I saw you while you were still under the fig tree. I saw you there before Philip called you." NIV 48 "How do you know me?" Nathanael asked. Jesus answered, "I saw you while you were still under the fig tree before Philip called you." NIRV 49 Nathanael replied, "Rabbi, you are the Son of God. You are the King of Israel." NIV 49 Then Nathanael declared, "Rabbi, you are the Son of God; you are the King of Israel." NIRV 50 Jesus said, "You believe because I told you I saw you under the fig tree. You will see greater things than that." NIV 50 Jesus said, "You believe because I told you I saw you under the fig tree. You shall see greater things than that." NIRV 51 Then he said to the disciples, "What I'm about to tell you is true. You will see heaven open. You will see the angels of God going up and coming down on the Son of Man." NIV 51 He then added, "I tell you the truth, you shall see heaven open, and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man."