New American Standard Bible
"I do not receive glory from men;
King James Bible
I receive not honour from men.
Darby Bible Translation
I do not receive glory from men,
World English Bible
I don't receive glory from men.
Young's Literal Translation
glory from man I do not receive,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
I receive not honour ... - "I do not say these things because I am desirous of human applause, but to account for the fact that you do not believe on me. The reason is, that you have not the love of God in you." In this passage we see:
1. That we should not seek for human applause. It is of very little value, and it often keeps men from the approbation of God, John 5:44.
2. They who will not believe on Jesus Christ give evidence that they have no love for God.
3. The reason why they do not believe on him is because they have no regard for his character, wishes, or law.
Love of God - Love to God.
In you - In your hearts. You do not love God.
LibraryJuly 2 Evening
[Jesus] prayed the third time, saying the same words.--MATT. 26:44. Who in the days of his flesh . . . offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears unto him that was able to save him from death. Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the Lord.--Continuing instant in prayer.--Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication.--By prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known …
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and you are unwilling to come to Me so that you may have life.
but I know you, that you do not have the love of God in yourselves.
"How can you believe, when you receive glory from one another and you do not seek the glory that is from the one and only God?
"He who speaks from himself seeks his own glory; but He who is seeking the glory of the One who sent Him, He is true, and there is no unrighteousness in Him.
"But I do not seek My glory; there is One who seeks and judges.
for they loved the approval of men rather than the approval of God.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
nor did we seek glory from men, either from you or from others, even though as apostles of Christ we might have asserted our authority.
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