New International Version
"But do not think I will accuse you before the Father. Your accuser is Moses, on whom your hopes are set.
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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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Do not think that I will accuse you - You have accused me with a breach of the Sabbath, which accusation I have demonstrated to be false: I could, in return, accuse you, and substantiate the accusation, with the breach of the whole law; but this I need not do, for Moses, in whom ye trust, accuses you. You read his law, acknowledge you should obey it, and yet break it both in the letter and in the spirit. This law, therefore, accuses and condemns you. It was a maxim among the Jews that none could accuse them but Moses: the spirit of which seems to be, that only so pure and enlightened a legislator could find fault with such a noble and excellent people! For, notwithstanding their abominations, they supposed themselves the most excellent of mankind!
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TEXT: "And said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the Kingdom of Heaven."--Matt. 18:3. Jesus Christ was the world's greatest teacher and preacher. Multitudes followed him because he taught them, not as the scribes, but as one having authority. He came to them with the deepest truth of God, but couched in such familiar expressions, and told in such a fascinating way, that all men heard him and went their way rejoicing that so …
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"Abraham replied, 'They have Moses and the Prophets; let them listen to them.'
Then they hurled insults at him and said, "You are this fellow's disciple! We are disciples of Moses!
There is a judge for the one who rejects me and does not accept my words; the very words I have spoken will condemn them at the last day.
Now you, if you call yourself a Jew; if you rely on the law and boast in God;
You who boast in the law, do you dishonor God by breaking the law?
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