John 8:28-29

28 So Jesus said, “When you have lifted up [a] the Son of Man, then you will know that I am he and that I do nothing on my own but speak just what the Father has taught me.
29 The one who sent me is with me; he has not left me alone, for I always do what pleases him.”

John 8:28-29 In-Context

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.
28 So Jesus said, “When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will know that I am he and that I do nothing on my own but speak just what the Father has taught me.
29 The one who sent me is with me; he has not left me alone, for I always do what pleases him.”
30 Even as he spoke, many believed in him.
31 To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples.

Cross References 4

  • 1. S John 3:14; John 5:19; John 12:32
  • 2. S John 14:24
  • 3. ver 16; John 16:32
  • 4. Isaiah 50:5; John 4:34; John 5:30; John 6:38

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. The Greek for "lifted up" also means "exalted" .