John 15:22

22 If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not be guilty of sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.

John 15:22 in Other Translations

KJV
22 If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no cloke for their sin.
ESV
22 If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have been guilty of sin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.
NLT
22 They would not be guilty if I had not come and spoken to them. But now they have no excuse for their sin.
MSG
22 If I hadn't come and told them all this in plain language, it wouldn't be so bad. As it is, they have no excuse.
CSB
22 If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have sin. Now they have no excuse for their sin.

John 15:22 In-Context

20 Remember what I told you: ‘A servant is not greater than his master.’If they persecuted me, they will persecute you also. If they obeyed my teaching, they will obey yours also.
21 They will treat you this way because of my name, for they do not know the one who sent me.
22 If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not be guilty of sin; but now they have no excuse for their sin.
23 Whoever hates me hates my Father as well.
24 If I had not done among them the works no one else did, they would not be guilty of sin. As it is, they have seen, and yet they have hated both me and my Father.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Ezekiel 2:5; Ezekiel 3:7
  • 2. John 9:41; Romans 1:20; Romans 2:1
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