John 17:9-11

9 I pray for them. I am not praying for the world, but for those you have given me, for they are yours.
10 All I have is yours, and all you have is mine. And glory has come to me through them.
11 I will remain in the world no longer, but they are still in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, protect them by the power of[a] your name, the name you gave me, so that they may be one as we are one.

John 17:9 in Other Translations

KJV
9 I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.
ESV
9 I am praying for them. I am not praying for the world but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours.
NLT
9 “My prayer is not for the world, but for those you have given me, because they belong to you.
MSG
9 I pray for them. I'm not praying for the God-rejecting world But for those you gave me, For they are yours by right.
CSB
9 I pray for them. I am not praying for the world but for those You have given Me, because they are Yours.

John 17:9-11 In-Context

7 Now they know that everything you have given me comes from you.
8 For I gave them the words you gave me and they accepted them. They knew with certainty that I came from you, and they believed that you sent me.
9 I pray for them. I am not praying for the world, but for those you have given me, for they are yours.
10 All I have is yours, and all you have is mine. And glory has come to me through them.
11 I will remain in the world no longer, but they are still in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, protect them by the power ofyour name, the name you gave me, so that they may be one as we are one.
12 While I was with them, I protected them and kept them safe bythat name you gave me. None has been lost except the one doomed to destruction so that Scripture would be fulfilled.
13 “I am coming to you now, but I say these things while I am still in the world, so that they may have the full measure of my joy within them.

Cross References 7

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Or "Father, keep them faithful to"
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