24 “Truly, truly, I say to you, the one who hears My word, and (A)believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life, and (B)does not come into judgment, but has (C)passed out of death into life.

Two Resurrections

25 Truly, truly, I say to you, [a](D)a time is coming and [b]even now has arrived, when (E)the dead will hear the voice of the Son of God, and those who (F)hear will live. 26 For just as the Father has life in Himself, so He (G)gave to the Son also to have life in Himself; 27 and He gave Him authority to (H)execute judgment, because He is [c]the Son of Man. 28 Do not be amazed at this; for [d](I)a time is coming when (J)all who are in the tombs will hear His voice, 29 and will come out: (K)those who did the good deeds to a resurrection of life, those who committed the bad deeds to a resurrection of judgment.

30 (L)I can do nothing [e]on My own. As I hear, I judge; and (M)My judgment is [f]righteous, because I do not seek My own will but (N)the will of Him who sent Me.

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  1. John 5:25 Lit an hour
  2. John 5:25 Lit now is, when
  3. John 5:27 Or a son of man
  4. John 5:28 Lit an hour
  5. John 5:30 Or of Myself
  6. John 5:30 Or fair

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