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John 5:38-40King James Version (KJV)

38 And ye have not his word abiding in you: for whom he hath sent, him ye believe not.

39 Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me.

40 And ye will not come to me, that ye might have life.

John 5:38-40New American Standard Bible (NASB)

38 You do not have His word abiding in you, for you do not believe Him whom He sent.

Witness of the Scripture

39 [a]You search the Scriptures because you think that in them you have eternal life; it is these that testify about Me; 40 and you are unwilling to come to Me so that you may have life.

Footnotes:

  1. John 5:39 Or (a command) Search the Scriptures!
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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John 5:38-40New International Version (NIV)

38 nor does his word dwell in you, for you do not believe the one he sent. 39 You study[a] the Scriptures diligently because you think that in them you have eternal life. These are the very Scriptures that testify about me, 40 yet you refuse to come to me to have life.

Footnotes:

  1. John 5:39 Or 39 Study
New International Version (NIV)

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