John 17:9
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English Standard Version
I am praying for them. I am not praying for the world but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours.

King James Bible
I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.

American Standard Version
I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for those whom thou hast given me; for they are thine:

Douay-Rheims Bible
I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them whom thou hast given me: because they are thine:

English Revised Version
I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for those whom thou hast given me; for they are thine:

Webster's Bible Translation
I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them whom thou hast given to me; for they are thine.

Weymouth New Testament
"I am making request for them: for the world I do not make any request, but for those whom Thou hast given me. Because they are Thine,

John 17:9 Parallel
Commentary
Vincent's Word Studies

I pray (ἐρωτῶ)

More strictly, I make request. See on John 16:23. The I is emphatic, as throughout the prayer.

John 17:9 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

pray for.

John 14:16 And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;

John 16:26,27 At that day you shall ask in my name: and I say not to you, that I will pray the Father for you...

Luke 22:32 But I have prayed for you, that your faith fail not: and when you are converted, strengthen your brothers.

Luke 8:34 When they that fed them saw what was done, they fled, and went and told it in the city and in the country.

Hebrews 7:25 Why he is able also to save them to the uttermost that come to God by him, seeing he ever lives to make intercession for them.

Hebrews 9:24 For Christ is not entered into the holy places made with hands, which are the figures of the true; but into heaven itself...

1 John 2:1,2 My little children, these things write I to you, that you sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father...

1 John 5:19 And we know that we are of God, and the whole world lies in wickedness.

Revelation 12:9 And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceives the whole world...

Revelation 13:8 And all that dwell on the earth shall worship him...

Revelation 20:15 And whoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.

Cross References
Luke 22:32
but I have prayed for you that your faith may not fail. And when you have turned again, strengthen your brothers."

Luke 23:34
And Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do." And they cast lots to divide his garments.

John 6:37
All that the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never cast out.

John 6:39
And this is the will of him who sent me, that I should lose nothing of all that he has given me, but raise it up on the last day.

John 14:16
And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Helper, to be with you forever,

John 17:2
since you have given him authority over all flesh, to give eternal life to all whom you have given him.

John 17:6
"I have manifested your name to the people whom you gave me out of the world. Yours they were, and you gave them to me, and they have kept your word.

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