28 You yourselves can testify that I said, ‘I am not the Messiah but am sent ahead of him.’

Read John 3:28 Using Other Translations

Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him.
You yourselves bear me witness, that I said, 'I am not the Christ, but I have been sent before him.'
You yourselves know how plainly I told you, ‘I am not the Messiah. I am only here to prepare the way for him.’

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