New International Version
Very truly I tell you, the one who believes has eternal life.
King James Bible
Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me hath everlasting life.
Darby Bible Translation
Verily, verily, I say to you, He that believes [on me] has life eternal.
World English Bible
Most certainly, I tell you, he who believes in me has eternal life.
Young's Literal Translation
'Verily, verily, I say to you, He who is believing in me, hath life age-during;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Hath everlasting life - He is entitled to this, on his believing me to be the Messiah, and trusting in me alone for salvation. Our blessed Lord recapitulates here what he had said in the preceding discourse. The person who is saved is,
1. drawn by the Father;
2. hears his instructions;
3. accepts the salvation offered;
4. is given to Christ Jesus, that he may be justified by faith;
5. is nourished by the bread of life;
6. perseveres in the faith;
7. is not lost, but is raised up at the last day; and
8. is made a partaker of eternal life.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryMay 9 Evening
It is I; be not afraid.--JOHN 6:20. When I saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand upon me, saying unto me, Fear not; I am the first and the last: I am he that liveth, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for evermore, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death.--I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins. Woe is me! for I am undone; . . . mine eyes have seen the King, the Lord of hosts. Then flew one of the seraphims …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
November 21 Morning
June 22. "This is that Bread which came Down from Heaven" (John vi. 58).
The Fourth Miracle in John's Gospel
Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever rejects the Son will not see life, for God's wrath remains on them.
"Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be judged but has crossed over from death to life.
Do not work for food that spoils, but for food that endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give you. For on him God the Father has placed his seal of approval."
But here is the bread that comes down from heaven, which anyone may eat and not die.
I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats this bread will live forever. This bread is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world."
This is the bread that came down from heaven. Your ancestors ate manna and died, but whoever feeds on this bread will live forever."
and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?"
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