John 8:50

50 I am not seeking glory for myself; but there is one who seeks it, and he is the judge.

John 8:50 in Other Translations

KJV
50 And I seek not mine own glory: there is one that seeketh and judgeth.
ESV
50 Yet I do not seek my own glory; there is One who seeks it, and he is the judge.
NLT
50 And though I have no wish to glorify myself, God is going to glorify me. He is the true judge.
MSG
50 I am not trying to get anything for myself. God intends something gloriously grand here and is making the decisions that will bring it about.
CSB
50 I do not seek My glory; the One who seeks it also judges.

John 8:50 In-Context

48 The Jews answered him, “Aren’t we right in saying that you are a Samaritan and demon-possessed?”
49 “I am not possessed by a demon,” said Jesus, “but I honor my Father and you dishonor me.
50 I am not seeking glory for myself; but there is one who seeks it, and he is the judge.
51 Very truly I tell you, whoever obeys my word will never see death.”
52 At this they exclaimed, “Now we know that you are demon-possessed! Abraham died and so did the prophets, yet you say that whoever obeys your word will never taste death.

Cross References 1

  • 1. ver 54; John 5:41
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