John 8:29
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English Standard Version
And he who sent me is with me. He has not left me alone, for I always do the things that are pleasing to him.”

King James Bible
And he that sent me is with me: the Father hath not left me alone; for I do always those things that please him.

American Standard Version
And he that sent me is with me; he hath not left me alone; for I do always the things that are pleasing to him.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he that sent me, is with me, and he hath not left me alone: for I do always the things that please him.

English Revised Version
And he that sent me is with me; he hath not left me alone; for I do always the things that are pleasing to him.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he that sent me is with me: the Father hath not left me alone; for I do always those things that please him.

Weymouth New Testament
And He who sent me is with me. He has not left me alone: for I do always what is pleasing to Him."

John 8:29 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

The Father

The best texts omit.

Alone

See John 8:16.

Those things that please Him (τὰ ἀρεστὰ αὐτῷ)

Literally, as Rev., the things that are pleasing to Him. Always (πάντοτε) closing the sentence, is emphatic. Jesus' holy activity is habitual and continuous. See John 4:34.

John 8:29 Parallel Commentaries

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he that sent.

John 8:16 And yet if I judge, my judgment is true: for I am not alone, but I and the Father that sent me.

John 14:10,11 Believe you not that I am in the Father, and the Father in me? the words that I speak to you I speak not of myself...

John 16:32 Behold, the hour comes, yes, is now come, that you shall be scattered, every man to his own, and shall leave me alone...

Isaiah 42:1,6 Behold my servant, whom I uphold; my elect, in whom my soul delights; I have put my spirit on him...

Isaiah 49:4-8 Then I said, I have labored in vain, I have spent my strength for nothing, and in vain: yet surely my judgment is with the LORD...

Isaiah 50:4-9 The Lord GOD has given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary...

2 Timothy 4:17,22 Notwithstanding the Lord stood with me, and strengthened me; that by me the preaching might be fully known...

for.

John 4:34 Jesus said to them, My meat is to do the will of him that sent me, and to finish his work.

John 5:30 I can of my own self do nothing: as I hear, I judge: and my judgment is just; because I seek not my own will...

John 6:38 For I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him that sent me.

John 14:31 But that the world may know that I love the Father; and as the Father gave me commandment, even so I do. Arise, let us go hence.

John 15:10 If you keep my commandments, you shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father's commandments, and abide in his love.

John 17:4 I have glorified you on the earth: I have finished the work which you gave me to do.

Isaiah 42:1,21 Behold my servant, whom I uphold; my elect, in whom my soul delights; I have put my spirit on him...

Matthew 3:17 And see a voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.

Matthew 17:5 While he yet spoke, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them: and behold a voice out of the cloud, which said, This is my beloved Son...

Hebrews 4:15 For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are...

Hebrews 5:8,9 Though he were a Son, yet learned he obedience by the things which he suffered...

Hebrews 7:26 For such an high priest became us, who is holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinners, and made higher than the heavens;

Hebrews 10:5-10 Why when he comes into the world, he said, Sacrifice and offering you would not, but a body have you prepared me...

1 John 2:1 My little children, these things write I to you, that you sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father...

Cross References
Isaiah 50:5
The Lord GOD has opened my ear, and I was not rebellious; I turned not backward.

Matthew 3:15
But Jesus answered him, "Let it be so now, for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he consented.

John 4:34
Jesus said to them, "My food is to do the will of him who sent me and to accomplish his work.

John 8:16
Yet even if I do judge, my judgment is true, for it is not I alone who judge, but I and the Father who sent me.

John 15:10
If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love.

John 16:32
Behold, the hour is coming, indeed it has come, when you will be scattered, each to his own home, and will leave me alone. Yet I am not alone, for the Father is with me.

1 John 3:22
and whatever we ask we receive from him, because we keep his commandments and do what pleases him.

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