New American Standard Bible
Jesus answered and said to them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in Him whom He has sent."
King James Bible
Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he hath sent.
Darby Bible Translation
Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he has sent.
World English Bible
Jesus answered them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in him whom he has sent."
Young's Literal Translation
Jesus answered and said to them, 'This is the work of God, that ye may believe in him whom He did send.'
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
This is the work of God - This is the thing that will be acceptable to God, or which you are to do in order to be saved. Jesus did not tell them they had nothing to do, or that they were to sit down and wait, but that there was a work to perform, and that was a duty that was imperative. It was to believe on the Messiah. This is the work which sinners are to do; and doing this they will be saved, for Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone that believeth, Romans 10:4.
LibraryAugust 8 Evening
Whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.--ROM. 10:13. Him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.--Lord, remember me when thou comest into thy kingdom. And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou be with me in paradise.--What will ye that I shall do unto you? They say unto him, Lord, that our eyes may be opened. So Jesus had compassion on them, and touched their eyes: and immediately their eyes received sight, and they followed him. If ye . . . being …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
March 14 Evening
How to Work the Work of God
"For God did not send the Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world might be saved through Him.
Therefore they said to Him, "What shall we do, so that we may work the works of God?"
"For I have come down from heaven, not to do My own will, but the will of Him who sent Me.
"As the living Father sent Me, and I live because of the Father, so he who eats Me, he also will live because of Me.
But to the one who does not work, but believes in Him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is credited as righteousness,
1 Thessalonians 1:3
constantly bearing in mind your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the presence of our God and Father,
You see that faith was working with his works, and as a result of the works, faith was perfected;
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