John 10:13
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English Standard Version
He flees because he is a hired hand and cares nothing for the sheep.

King James Bible
The hireling fleeth, because he is an hireling, and careth not for the sheep.

American Standard Version
he fleeth because he is a hireling, and careth not for the sheep.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the hireling flieth, because he is a hireling: and he hath no care for the sheep.

English Revised Version
he fleeth because he is a hireling, and careth not for the sheep.

Webster's Bible Translation
The hireling fleeth, because he is a hireling, and careth not for the sheep.

Weymouth New Testament
For he is only a hired servant and cares nothing for the sheep.

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Vincent's Word Studies

The hireling fleeth

The best texts omit. Read, as Rev., supplying he fleeth.

Careth not (οὐ μέλει αὐτῷ)

Literally, the sheep are not a care to him. See on 1 Peter 5:7. The contrast is suggestive.

John 10:13 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

careth not.

John 12:6 This he said, not that he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and had the bag, and bore what was put therein.

Acts 18:17 Then all the Greeks took Sosthenes, the chief ruler of the synagogue, and beat him before the judgment seat...

Philippians 2:20 For I have no man like minded, who will naturally care for your state.

Cross References
John 10:12
He who is a hired hand and not a shepherd, who does not own the sheep, sees the wolf coming and leaves the sheep and flees, and the wolf snatches them and scatters them.

John 10:14
I am the good shepherd. I know my own and my own know me,

1 Corinthians 7:32
I want you to be free from anxieties. The unmarried man is anxious about the things of the Lord, how to please the Lord.

1 Corinthians 7:33
But the married man is anxious about worldly things, how to please his wife,

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