New International Version
And the Father who sent me has himself testified concerning me. You have never heard his voice nor seen his form,
King James Bible
And the Father himself, which hath sent me, hath borne witness of me. Ye have neither heard his voice at any time, nor seen his shape.
Darby Bible Translation
And the Father who has sent me himself has borne witness concerning me. Ye have neither heard his voice at any time, nor have seen his shape,
World English Bible
The Father himself, who sent me, has testified about me. You have neither heard his voice at any time, nor seen his form.
Young's Literal Translation
'And the Father who sent me Himself hath testified concerning me; ye have neither heard His voice at any time, nor His appearance have ye seen;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The Father himself - hath borne witness - That is, by his prophets.
Ye have neither heard his voice - I make these words, with Bp. Pearce, a parenthesis: the sense is - "Not that my Father ever appeared visibly or spake audibly to any of you; but he did it by the mouths of his prophets." Lately, however, he had added to their testimony his own voice from heaven, on the day of Christ's baptism. See Matthew 3:17.
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But when grace is shown to the wicked, they do not learn righteousness; even in a land of uprightness they go on doing evil and do not regard the majesty of the LORD.
And a voice from heaven said, "This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased."
And a voice came from heaven: "You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased."
and the Holy Spirit descended on him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven: "You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased."
And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning himself.
There is another who testifies in my favor, and I know that his testimony about me is true.
I am one who testifies for myself; my other witness is the Father, who sent me."
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