John 5:31
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English Standard Version
If I alone bear witness about myself, my testimony is not true.

King James Bible
If I bear witness of myself, my witness is not true.

American Standard Version
If I bear witness of myself, my witness is not true.

Douay-Rheims Bible
If I bear witness of myself, my witness is not true.

English Revised Version
If I bear witness of myself, my witness is not true.

Webster's Bible Translation
If I testify concerning myself, my testimony is not true.

Weymouth New Testament
"If I give testimony concerning myself, my testimony cannot be accepted.

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Vincent's Word Studies

If I((ἐὰν ἐγὼ)

The I expressed for emphasis: Ialone.

True (ἀληθής)

As distinguished from false. See on John 1:9.

John 5:31 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 8:13,14,54 The Pharisees therefore said to him, You bore record of yourself; your record is not true...

Proverbs 27:2 Let another man praise you, and not your own mouth; a stranger, and not your own lips.

Revelation 3:14 And to the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write; These things said the Amen, the faithful and true witness...

Cross References
John 8:13
So the Pharisees said to him, "You are bearing witness about yourself; your testimony is not true."

John 8:14
Jesus answered, "Even if I do bear witness about myself, my testimony is true, for I know where I came from and where I am going, but you do not know where I come from or where I am going.

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