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John 3:30 Amplified Bible (AMP)

30 He must increase [in prominence], but I must decrease.

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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John 3:30 New Living Translation (NLT)

30 He must become greater and greater, and I must become less and less.

New Living Translation (NLT)

Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. All rights reserved.

John 3:30 Common English Bible (CEB)

30 He must increase and I must decrease.

Common English Bible (CEB)

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John 3:30 The Message (MSG)

29-30 “That’s why my cup is running over. This is the assigned moment for him to move into the center, while I slip off to the sidelines.

The Message (MSG)

Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson

John 3:30 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

30 He must increase, but I must decrease.”[a]


  1. John 3:30 Some interpreters hold that the quotation continues through verse 36
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

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