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Testimony of the ScriptureRead full chapter
- John 5:39 Or (a command) Examine the Scriptures
38 You do not have His word (Scripture) abiding in you [actually living in your hearts and minds], because you do not believe in Him whom He has sent.
Testimony of the Scripture
39 [a]You search and keep on searching and examining the Scriptures because you think that in them you have eternal life; and yet it is those [very Scriptures] that testify about Me;Read full chapter
- John 5:39 Or Search the Scriptures! The Greek form found here can be either a command or a statement (indicative mood).
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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.Read full chapter