New American Standard Bible
"Do not think that I will accuse you before the Father; the one who accuses you is Moses, in whom you have set your hope.
King James Bible
Do not think that I will accuse you to the Father: there is one that accuseth you, even Moses, in whom ye trust.
Darby Bible Translation
Think not that I will accuse you to the Father: there is one who accuses you, Moses, on whom ye trust;
World English Bible
"Don't think that I will accuse you to the Father. There is one who accuses you, even Moses, on whom you have set your hope.
Young's Literal Translation
'Do not think that I will accuse you unto the Father; there is who is accusing you, Moses -- in whom ye have hoped;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Do not think that I will accuse you - Do not suppose that I intend to follow your example. They had accused Jesus of breaking the law of God, John 5:16. He says that he will not imitate their example, though he implies that he might accuse them.
To the Father - To God.
There is one that accuseth you - Moses might be said to accuse or reprove them. He wrote of the Messiah, clearly foretold his coming, and commanded them to hear him. As they did not do it, it might be said that they had disregarded his command; and as Moses was divinely commissioned and had a right to be obeyed, so his command reproved them: they were disobedient and rebellious.
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 …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
February 27 Morning
July the Twenty-Seventh the Work of Faith
September the Twenty-Ninth the Fountain
"But Abraham said, 'They have Moses and the Prophets; let them hear them.'
They reviled him and said, "You are His disciple, but we are disciples of Moses.
"He who rejects Me and does not receive My sayings, has one who judges him; the word I spoke is what will judge him at the last day.
But if you bear the name "Jew " and rely upon the Law and boast in God,
You who boast in the Law, through your breaking the Law, do you dishonor God?
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