26 For as the Father has life in himself, so he has granted the Son also to have life in himself.

Read John 5:26 Using Other Translations

For as the Father hath life in himself; so hath he given to the Son to have life in himself;
For as the Father has life in himself, so he has granted the Son also to have life in himself.
The Father has life in himself, and he has granted that same life-giving power to his Son.