New American Standard Bible
"But all these things they will do to you for My name's sake, because they do not know the One who sent Me.
King James Bible
But all these things will they do unto you for my name's sake, because they know not him that sent me.
Darby Bible Translation
But they will do all these things to you on account of my name, because they have not known him that sent me.
World English Bible
But all these things will they do to you for my name's sake, because they don't know him who sent me.
Young's Literal Translation
but all these things will they do to you, because of my name, because they have not known Him who sent me;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
My name's sake - On my account. Because you are my followers and possess my spirit. See the notes at John 14:13.
Because they know not him that sent me - They will not believe that God has sent me. They do not so understand his character, his justice, or his law, as to see that it was fit that he should send his Son to die. They are so opposed to it, so filled with pride and opposition to a plan of salvation that is so humbling to people, as to be resolved not to believe it, and thus they persecute me, and will also you.
LibraryFebruary 8 Morning
Henceforth I call you not servants; for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth: but I have called you friends.--JOHN 15:15. The Lord said, shall I hide from Abraham that thing which I do?--It is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven.--God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God.--Even the hidden wisdom, which God ordained before the world unto our glory. Blessed is the man whom thou choosest, and causest …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
June 13 Morning
August 20. "Herein is My Father Glorified" (John xv. 8).
March 15. "Continue Ye in My Love" (John xv. 9).
"You will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one who has endured to the end who will be saved.
"Then they will deliver you to tribulation, and will kill you, and you will be hated by all nations because of My name.
"You will be hated by all because of My name, but the one who endures to the end, he will be saved.
"But before all these things, they will lay their hands on you and will persecute you, delivering you to the synagogues and prisons, bringing you before kings and governors for My name's sake.
and you will be hated by all because of My name.
So they were saying to Him, "Where is Your Father?" Jesus answered, "You know neither Me nor My Father; if you knew Me, you would know My Father also."
and you have not come to know Him, but I know Him; and if I say that I do not know Him, I will be a liar like you, but I do know Him and keep His word.
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