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John 10:15

    John 10:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    As the Father knoweth me, even so know I the Father: and I lay down my life for the sheep.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    As the Father knows me, even so know I the Father: and I lay down my life for the sheep.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    even as the Father knoweth me, and I know the Father; and I lay down my life for the sheep.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Even as the Father has knowledge of me and I of the Father; and I am giving my life for the sheep.

    Webster's Revision

    even as the Father knoweth me, and I know the Father; and I lay down my life for the sheep.

    World English Bible

    even as the Father knows me, and I know the Father. I lay down my life for the sheep.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    even as the Father knoweth me, and I know the Father; and I lay down my life for the sheep.

    Barnes' Notes on John 10:15

    As the Father knoweth me ... - See the Matthew 11:27 note; also Luke 10:22 note.

    I lay down my life for the sheep - That is, I give my life as an atoning sacrifice for their sins. I die in their place, to redeem them from sin, and danger, and death. See John 10:17-18.

    Wesley's Notes on John 10:15

    10:15 As the Father knoweth me, and I know the Father - With such a knowledge as implies an inexpressible union: and I lay down my life - Speaking of the present time. For his whole life was only a going unto death.