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John 8:54

    John 8:54 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Jesus answered, If I honour myself, my honour is nothing: it is my Father that honoureth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Jesus answered, If I honor myself, my honor is nothing: it is my Father that honors me; of whom you say, that he is your God:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Jesus answered, If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing: it is my Father that glorifieth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Jesus said in answer, If I take glory for myself, my glory is nothing: it is my Father who gives me glory, of whom you say that he is your God.

    Webster's Revision

    Jesus answered, If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing: it is my Father that glorifieth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God;

    World English Bible

    Jesus answered, "If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing. It is my Father who glorifies me, of whom you say that he is our God.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Jesus answered, If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing: it is my Father that glorifieth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God;

    Clarke's Commentary on John 8:54

    Your God - Many MSS. and most of the versions read ἡμων, our, instead of ὑμων. The variation is of very little consequence. They called God their God, while enemies to him both in their spirit and conduct.

    Barnes' Notes on John 8:54

    If I honour myself - If I commend or praise myself. If I had no other honor and sought no other honor than that which proceeds from a desire to glorify myself.

    My honour is nothing - My commendation or praise of myself would be of no value. See the notes at John 5:31.

    Wesley's Notes on John 8:54

    8:54 If I honour myself - Referring to their words, Whom makest thou thyself?