John 8:54
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English Standard Version
Jesus answered, “If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing. It is my Father who glorifies me, of whom you say, ‘He is our God.’

King James Bible
Jesus answered, If I honour myself, my honour is nothing: it is my Father that honoureth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God:

American Standard Version
Jesus answered, If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing: it is my Father that glorifieth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God;

Douay-Rheims Bible
Jesus answered: If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing. It is my Father that glorifieth me, of whom you say that he is your God.

English Revised Version
Jesus answered, If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing: it is my Father that glorifieth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God;

Webster's Bible Translation
Jesus answered, If I honor myself, my honor is nothing: it is my Father that honoreth me, of whom ye say, that he is your God:

Weymouth New Testament
"Were I to glorify myself," answered Jesus, "I should have no real glory. There is One who glorifies me--namely my Father, who you say is your God.

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If.

John 8:50 And I seek not my own glory: there is one that seeks and judges.

John 2:11 This beginning of miracles did Jesus in Cana of Galilee, and manifested forth his glory; and his disciples believed on him.

John 5:31,32 If I bear witness of myself, my witness is not true...

John 7:18 He that speaks of himself seeks his own glory: but he that seeks his glory that sent him, the same is true...

Proverbs 25:27 It is not good to eat much honey: so for men to search their own glory is not glory.

2 Corinthians 10:18 For not he that commends himself is approved, but whom the Lord commends.

Hebrews 5:4,5 And no man takes this honor to himself, but he that is called of God, as was Aaron...

it is.

John 5:22-29,41 For the Father judges no man, but has committed all judgment to the Son...

John 7:39 (But this spoke he of the Spirit, which they that believe on him should receive: for the Holy Ghost was not yet given...

John 13:31,32 Therefore, when he was gone out, Jesus said, Now is the Son of man glorified, and God is glorified in him...

John 16:14,15 He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall show it to you...

John 17:1,5 These words spoke Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify your Son...

Psalm 2:6-12 Yet have I set my king on my holy hill of Zion...

Psalm 110:1-4 The LORD said to my Lord, Sit you at my right hand, until I make your enemies your footstool...

Daniel 7:13,14 I saw in the night visions, and, behold, one like the Son of man came with the clouds of heaven, and came to the Ancient of days...

Acts 3:13 The God of Abraham, and of Isaac, and of Jacob, the God of our fathers, has glorified his Son Jesus; whom you delivered up...

Ephesians 1:20-23 Which he worked in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places...

Philippians 2:9-11 Why God also has highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name...

1 Peter 1:12,21 To whom it was revealed, that not to themselves, but to us they did minister the things...

2 Peter 1:17 For he received from God the Father honor and glory, when there came such a voice to him from the excellent glory...

ye say.

John 8:41 You do the deeds of your father. Then said they to him, We be not born of fornication; we have one Father, even God.

Isaiah 48:1,2 Hear you this, O house of Jacob, which are called by the name of Israel, and are come forth out of the waters of Judah...

Isaiah 66:5 Hear the word of the LORD, you that tremble at his word; Your brothers that hated you, that cast you out for my name's sake, said...

Hosea 1:9 Then said God, Call his name Loammi: for you are not my people, and I will not be your God.

Romans 2:17 Behold, you are called a Jew, and rest in the law, and make your boast of God,

*etc:

Cross References
John 7:18
The one who speaks on his own authority seeks his own glory; but the one who seeks the glory of him who sent him is true, and in him there is no falsehood.

John 7:39
Now this he said about the Spirit, whom those who believed in him were to receive, for as yet the Spirit had not been given, because Jesus was not yet glorified.

John 8:50
Yet I do not seek my own glory; there is One who seeks it, and he is the judge.

Hebrews 5:5
So also Christ did not exalt himself to be made a high priest, but was appointed by him who said to him, "You are my Son, today I have begotten you";

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