New Living Translation
For I have come down from heaven to do the will of God who sent me, not to do my own will.
King James Bible
For I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me.
Darby Bible Translation
For I am come down from heaven, not that I should do my will, but the will of him that has sent me.
World English Bible
For I have come down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him who sent me.
Young's Literal Translation
because I have come down out of the heaven, not that I may do my will, but the will of Him who sent me.
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It is the spirit that quickeneth.--JOHN 6:63. The first man Adam was made a living soul; the last Adam was made a quickening spirit.--That which is born of the flesh is flesh and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.--Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost. If any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of his. And if Christ be in you, the body is dead because of sin; but …
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He went on a little farther and bowed with his face to the ground, praying, "My Father! If it is possible, let this cup of suffering be taken away from me. Yet I want your will to be done, not mine."
Then Jesus left them a second time and prayed, "My Father! If this cup cannot be taken away unless I drink it, your will be done."
No one has ever gone to heaven and returned. But the Son of Man has come down from heaven.
God sent his Son into the world not to judge the world, but to save the world through him.
Then Jesus explained: "My nourishment comes from doing the will of God, who sent me, and from finishing his work.
So Jesus explained, "I tell you the truth, the Son can do nothing by himself. He does only what he sees the Father doing. Whatever the Father does, the Son also does.
I can do nothing on my own. I judge as God tells me. Therefore, my judgment is just, because I carry out the will of the one who sent me, not my own will.
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