John 8:25

25 “Who are you?” they asked. “Just what I have been telling you from the beginning,” Jesus replied.

John 8:25 in Other Translations

KJV
25 Then said they unto him, Who art thou? And Jesus saith unto them,Even the same that I said unto you from the beginning.
ESV
25 So they said to him, "Who are you?" Jesus said to them, "Just what I have been telling you from the beginning.
NLT
25 “Who are you?” they demanded. Jesus replied, “The one I have always claimed to be.
MSG
25 They said to him, "Just who are you anyway?"
CSB
25 "Who are You?" they questioned. "Precisely what I've been telling you from the very beginning," Jesus told them.

John 8:25 Meaning and Commentary

John 8:25

Then said they unto him, who art thou?
&c.] That talks at this rate, and threatens with death, in case of unbelief; this they said with an haughty air, and in a scornful manner:

and Jesus saith unto them, even [the same] that I said unto you from
the beginning;
meaning, either of this discourse, as that he was the light of the world, and which he continued to assert; or of his being had before the sanhedrim, when he affirmed that God was his Father, and by many strong arguments proved his divine sonship; or of his ministry, when by miracles, as well as doctrines, he made it to appear that he was he that was to come, the true Messiah; or who spake from the beginning to Moses, saying, I am that I am, hath sent thee, and to the church, and Jewish fathers in the wilderness; and who is that word that was from the beginning with God; and who is called the beginning, the first cause of all things, and of the creation of God; and some think this is intended here.

John 8:25 In-Context

23 But he continued, “You are from below; I am from above. You are of this world; I am not of this world.
24 I told you that you would die in your sins; if you do not believe that I am he, you will indeed die in your sins.”
25 “Who are you?” they asked. “Just what I have been telling you from the beginning,” Jesus replied.
26 “I have much to say in judgment of you. But he who sent me is trustworthy, and what I have heard from him I tell the world.”
27 They did not understand that he was telling them about his Father.