John 8:35
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English Standard Version
The slave does not remain in the house forever; the son remains forever.

King James Bible
And the servant abideth not in the house for ever: but the Son abideth ever.

American Standard Version
And the bondservant abideth not in the house for ever: the son abideth for ever.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Now the servant abideth not in the house for ever; but the son abideth for ever.

English Revised Version
And the bondservant abideth not in the house for ever: the son abideth for ever.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the servant abideth not in the house for ever, but the Son abideth for ever.

Weymouth New Testament
Now a slave does not remain permanently in his master's house, but a son does.

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Vincent's Word Studies

Abideth not in the house forever

A slave has no permanent place in the house. He may be sold, exchanged, or cast out. Compare Genesis 21:10; Galatians 4:30. House. See Hebrews 3:6; John 14:2. The elder son in the parable of the prodigal (Luke 15:29), denies his sonship by the words, "These many years do I serve thee (δουλεύω)."

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the servant.

Genesis 21:10 Why she said to Abraham, Cast out this female slave and her son: for the son of this female slave shall not be heir with my son...

Ezekiel 46:17 But if he give a gift of his inheritance to one of his servants, then it shall be his to the year of liberty...

Matthew 21:41-43 They say to him, He will miserably destroy those wicked men, and will let out his vineyard to other farmers...

Galatians 4:30,31 Nevertheless what said the scripture? Cast out the female slave and her son...

but.

John 14:19,20 Yet a little while, and the world sees me no more; but you see me: because I live, you shall live also...

Romans 8:15-17,29,30 For you have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but you have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba...

Galatians 4:4-7 But when the fullness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law...

Colossians 3:3 For you are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God.

Hebrews 3:5,6 And Moses truly was faithful in all his house, as a servant, for a testimony of those things which were to be spoken after...

1 Peter 1:2-5 Elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, through sanctification of the Spirit...

Cross References
Genesis 21:10
So she said to Abraham, "Cast out this slave woman with her son, for the son of this slave woman shall not be heir with my son Isaac."

Luke 15:31
And he said to him, 'Son, you are always with me, and all that is mine is yours.

Galatians 4:30
But what does the Scripture say? "Cast out the slave woman and her son, for the son of the slave woman shall not inherit with the son of the free woman."

Hebrews 7:24
but he holds his priesthood permanently, because he continues forever.

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