New Living Translation
And though I have no wish to glorify myself, God is going to glorify me. He is the true judge.
King James Bible
And I seek not mine own glory: there is one that seeketh and judgeth.
Darby Bible Translation
But I do not seek my own glory: there is he that seeks and judges.
World English Bible
But I don't seek my own glory. There is one who seeks and judges.
Young's Literal Translation
and I do not seek my own glory; there is who is seeking and is judging;
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8:50 I seek not my own glory - That is, as I am the Messiah, I consult not my own glory. I need not. For my Father consulteth it, and will pass sentence on you accordingly.
LibraryApril 9. "I do Always those Things that Please Him" (John viii. 29).
"I do always those things that please Him" (John viii. 29). It is a good thing to keep short accounts with God. We were very much struck some years ago with an interpretation of this verse: "So every one of us shall give an account of himself to God." The thought conveyed to our mind was, that of accounting to God every day of our lives, so that our accounts were settled daily, and for us judgment was passed, as we lay down on our pillows every night. This is surely the true way to live. It is the …
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Those who speak for themselves want glory only for themselves, but a person who seeks to honor the one who sent him speaks truth, not lies.
Jesus answered, "If I want glory for myself, it doesn't count. But it is my Father who will glorify me. You say, 'He is our God,'
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