17 lSanctify them2 in the truth; myour word is truth. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, fo... Read verse in English Standard Version 2 Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 3 Already you are clean because of the word that I have spoken to you. 25 “I have said these things to you in figures of speech. 30 Now we know that byou know all things and do not need anyone to question you; this is why we believe that cyou came from God.” 3 Jesus, knowing uthat the Father had given all things into his hands, and that vhe had come from God and wwas going back to God, 19 And ofor their sake pI consecrate myself,3 that they also qmay be sanctified4 in truth. 7 Nevertheless, I tell you the truth: it is to your advantage that I go away, for hif I do not go away, ithe Helper will not come to you. 2 In fmy Father’s house are many rooms. 28 Now no one at the table knew why he said this to him. 6; Matt. 30 So, after receiving the morsel of bread, he immediately went out. And rhe who loves me swill be loved by my Father, and I will love him and tmanifest myself to him.” 17:14, 16; [Luke 6:26; Gal. 9 concerning sin, obecause they do not believe in me; The union of the human and Divine natures, and the fulness of the Spirit that is in him, resemble the root of the vine made fruitful by the moisture from a rich soil. 13 When tthe Spirit of truth comes, uhe will vguide you into all the truth, for he will not speak on his own authority, but wwhatever he hears he will speak, and he will declare to you the things that are to come. 23 zI in them and you in me, athat they may become perfectly one, bso that the world may know that you sent me and cloved them even as dyou loved me. 3 Already wyou are clean xbecause of the word that I have spoken to you. 2 t Every branch in me that does not bear fruit u he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, v that it may bear more fruit. 15 b “If you love me, you will c keep my commandments. John 1 English Standard Version (ESV) The Word Became Flesh. 20 Remember the word that I said to you: (AO)‘A servant is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, (AP)they will also persecute you. 13 (Z)Greater love has no one than this, (AA)that someone lay down his life for his friends. 27 ePeace I leave with you; fmy peace I give to you. 10 mAll mine are yours, and yours are mine, and nI am glorified in them. 17 When Jesus had spoken these words, mhe lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, “Father, nthe hour has come; oglorify your Son that the Son may pglorify you, John 15 NIV Parallel ESV [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT GRK] New International Version: English Standard Version: 1 "I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. I have wguarded them, and xnot one of them has been lost except ythe son of destruction, zthat the Scripture might be fulfilled. tWhoever has seen me has seen the Father. 1:4; James 4:4] you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you. 15 No longer do I call you servants, [] for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all that I have heard from my Father I have made known to you. 4 In him was life, [] and the life was the light of men. 8 mAnd when he comes, he will nconvict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment: sAsk, and you will receive, tthat your joy may be full. qHoly Father, rkeep them in your name, swhich you have given me, tthat they may be one, ueven as we are one. 31 Jesus answered them, “Do you now believe? 3:29; 16:24; 17:13; 1 John 1:4; 2 John 12, ch. 36 Simon Peter said to him, “Lord, where are you going?” yJesus answered him, “Where I am going zyou cannot follow me now, abut you will follow afterward.” Abide in my love. 31 but I do pas the Father has commanded me, qso that the world may know that I love the Father. 1:11, ch. 4:14, 16], [Matt. 6 But because I have said these things to you, gsorrow has filled your heart. 2:15; 2 Tim. 1:8], ver. 3 And they will do these things abecause they have not known the Father, nor me. 28 iYou heard me say to you, j‘I am going away, and I will come to you.’ If you loved me, you would have rejoiced, because I kam going to the Father, for lthe Father is greater than I. 4 (H)Abide (I)in me, and I in you. 26 “But swhen the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth, who proceeds from the Father, the will bear witness about me. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it … 16:33; 1 Cor. 15 b “If you love me, you will c keep my commandments. John 15 - "I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 Already w you are clean x because of the word that I have spoken to you. John 15:15-16 English Standard Version (ESV). 26 kI made known to them your name, and I will continue to make it known, that the love lwith which you have loved me may be in them, and mI in them.”. mAnd it was night. 4 Abide in me, and I in you. John 15:20 Remember the word that I said to you, The servant is not greater than his lord. Indeed, ythe hour is coming when zwhoever kills you will think he is offering service to God. English Standard Version (ESV). John 15 English Standard Version (ESV) I Am the True Vine. 12 “Truly, truly, I say to you, xwhoever believes in me will also do the works that I do; and greater works than these will he do, because I yam going to the Father. 12 vWhile I was with them, I kept them in your name, which you have given me. 17:14, 16; [Luke 6:26; Gal. 16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another d Helper, 6 to be with you forever, 17 even e the Spirit of truth, f whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. John 15:18 | ESV persecution Jesus world But when the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth, who proceeds from the Father, he will bear witness about me. 11 Believe me that uI am in the Father and the Father is in me, or else wbelieve on account of the works themselves. 37 bPeter said to him, “Lord, why can I not follow you now? 8 For I have given them gthe words that you gave me, and they have received them and have come to know in truth that hI came from you; and ithey have believed that you sent me. 4 And you know the way to where I am going.”3 Truly, truly, I say to you, qwhatever you ask of the Father in my name, rhe will give it to you. 38 Jesus answered, “Will you lay down your life for me? Abide in my love. 4 yAbide zin me, and I in you. fYours they were, and you gave them to me, and they have kept your word. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father’? 2 Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. 8 (P)By this my Father is glorified, that you (Q)bear much fruit and so prove to be my disciples. 6 After this Jesus went away to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, which is the Sea of Tiberias. 18 (AL)“If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before it hated you. 5 And now, Father, aglorify me in your own presence with the glory bthat I had with you cbefore the world existed. 61:3; Matt. 14 He will xglorify me, for he will take what is mine and declare it to you. 5:16; 2 Cor. 24 (AW)If I had not done among them the works that no one else did, (AX)they would not be guilty of sin, but now they have (AY)seen and hated both me and my Father. 15 I gdo not ask that you htake them out of the world, but that you ikeep them from jthe evil one.1 John 15:15 15 u No longer do I call you servants , 1 for the servant does not know what his master is doing ; but I have called you friends , for x all that I have heard … 5 jThomas said to him, “Lord, kwe do not know where you are going. 33 Little children, ryet a little while I am with you. 13 He flees because k he is a hired hand and l cares nothing for the sheep. 17 even ethe Spirit of truth, fwhom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. English Standard Version Update. But ktake heart; lI have overcome the world.”. John 15:1-5 - ESV: "I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 14 m I am the good shepherd. 22 yThe disciples looked at one another, uncertain of whom he spoke. 6 d“I have manifested your name to the people ewhom you gave me out of the world. No one comes to the Father except through me. 2 t Every branch in me that does not bear fruit u he takes away , and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes , v that it may bear more fruit . 10 Do you not believe that uI am in the Father and the Father is in me? 19 # [1 John 4:5] If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because # ch. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that (K)bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing. jI am not praying for the world but for those kwhom you have given me, for lthey are yours. 2:3; [Acts 5:41; 1 Pet. 5-7; 1 John 2:6; [Phil. 28 yI came from the Father and have come into the world, and now zI am leaving the world and going to the Father.”, 29 His disciples said, “Ah, now you are speaking plainly and not ausing figurative speech! John 15:16 16 You did not choose me , but z I chose you and appointed you that you should go and a bear fruit and that your fruit should abide , so that b whatever you ask the Father in my name , … 30 I will no longer talk much with you, for nthe ruler of this world is coming. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. How can we know the way?” 31 When he had gone out, Jesus said, n“Now is the Son of Man glorified, and oGod is glorified in him. 10:22; 24:9; Rev. 11:22, 24; Luke 12:47, 48]; See ch. You know him, for he dwells with you and g will be 7 in you. 22 If I had not come and spoken to them, (AU)they would not have been guilty of sin,[b] but now they have no excuse for their sin. 26 Jesus answered, d“It is he to whom I will give this morsel of bread ewhen I have dipped it.” So when he had dipped the morsel, fhe gave it to Judas, gthe son of Simon Iscariot. 2 During supper, when tthe devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon’s son, to betray him, John 15:1-2 ESV “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. kBecause I live, you also will live. 11 These things I have spoken to you, (W)that my joy may be in you, and that (X)your joy may be full. 4 But bI have said these things to you, that when ctheir hour comes you may remember that I told them to you. 19:35; 21:24; 1 John 1:2; 4:14; [3 John 12]; See Luke 24:48. Bible Language English. 14 And z the Word a became flesh and b dwelt among us, c and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son 4 from the Father, full of d grace and e truth. 3 Already you are clean because of the word that I have spoken to you. ver. 24 so Simon Peter motioned to him to ask Jesus6 of whom he was speaking. Believers are branches of this Vine. 6 If anyone does not abide in me che is thrown away like a branch and withers; dand the branches are gathered, thrown into the fire, and burned. 15 b“If you love me, you will ckeep my commandments. 18 d“If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before it hated you. 9:41, ch. 14 zIf you ask me5 anything in my name, I will do it. 16 You did not choose me, but (AH)I chose you and appointed you that you should go and (AI)bear fruit and that your fruit should abide, so that (AJ)whatever you ask the Father in my name, he may give it to you. 27 And (BD)you also will bear witness, (BE)because you have been with me (BF)from the beginning. ESV Large Print Thinline Reference Bible (TruTone, Olive, Branch Design), ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition--Imitation leather with summer garden design, ESV Large Print Thinline Reference Bible--soft leather-look, purple with ornament design, ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition, Cloth over Board, Tan, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: 19-Volume New Testament Boxed Set. 17 If you know these things, oblessed are you if you do them. iIn the world you will have jtribulation. 3 Already [w] John 13:10 you are clean [x] John 17:17; [John 15:7; Ephesians 5:26] because of the word that I have spoken to you. 21 But jall these things they will do to you kon account of my name, lbecause they do not know him who sent me. 32 If God is glorified in him, pGod will also glorify him in himself, and qglorify him at once. John 15 I Am the True Vine. 11 gFor he knew who was to betray him; that was why he said, “Not all of you are clean.”, 12 When he had washed their feet and hput on his outer garments and resumed his place, he said to them, i“Do you understand what I have done to you? 8 By this my Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit and so prove to be my disciples. #ver. fWe do not know what he is talking about.” 8 gBy this my Father is glorified, that you hbear much fruit and so prove to be my disciples. You know him, for he dwells with you and g will be 7 in you. 29 And mnow I have told you before it takes place, so that when it does take place you may believe. 12 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. 6:56, Isa. 19 (AM)If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because (AN)you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you. 26 In that day you will ask in my name, and I do not say to you that I will ask the Father on your behalf; 3:9] the vinedresser. 12 (Y)“This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. 25 “These things I have spoken to you while I am still with you. 7 If (N)you abide in me, and my words abide in you, (O)ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you. oHe has no claim on me, John 15:16 You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit and that your fruit should abide, so that whatever you ask the Father in my name, he may give it to you. 15 For I have given you an example, mthat you also should do just as I have done to you. 9:41, ch. 15 uNo longer do I call you servants,1 for the servant wdoes not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for xall that I have heard from my Father yI have made known to you. Read full chapter. 9:33; [ch. 19 tI am telling you this now, before it takes place, that when it does take place you may believe that I am he. eBelieve in God;1 believe also in me. 15 “I am the rtrue vine, and my Father is sthe vinedresser. 15 (AD)No longer do I call you servants,[a] for the servant (AE)does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for (AF)all that I have heard from my Father (AG)I have made known to you. 26 “But (BB)when the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth, who proceeds from the Father, (BC)he will bear witness about me. 3 All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. But jif kI go, lI will send him to you. 5 Then he ypoured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples’ feet and to wipe them with the towel that was wrapped around him. 6 Jesus said to him, “I am lthe way, and mthe truth, and nthe life. Abide in me, and I in you. 25 But (AZ)the word that is written in their Law must be fulfilled: (BA)‘They hated me without a cause.’. You will be sorrowful, but jyour sorrow will turn into joy. 13 But now aI am coming to you, and these things I speak in the world, that they may have bmy joy fulfilled in themselves. 23, 24] “If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before it hated you. John 15:5-15 English Standard Version (ESV). I Am the True Vine 1 I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 2 And a large crowd was following him, because they saw the signs that he was doing on the sick. 13 qGreater love has no one than this, rthat someone lay down his life for his friends. 18 nAs you sent me into the world, so I have sent them into the world. 3 tAnd this is eternal life, uthat they know you, vthe only wtrue God, and xJesus Christ whom you have sent. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. John 15:5 5 I am the vine ; a you are the branches . 20 Remember the word that I said to you: g‘A servant is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, hthey will also persecute you. 1 "I am the r true vine, and my Father is s the vinedresser. 5 I am the vine; you are the branches. John 15 Jesus Washes the Disciples’ Feet 13 Now n before o the Feast of the Passover , when Jesus knew that p his hour had come q to depart out of this world to the Father , r having loved s his own who were in the world , he loved them to the end . I will lay down my life for you.” Version. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. John 15:5 English Standard Version (ESV). English Standard Version; John 15 John 15. John 15 English Standard Version (ESV) I Am the True Vine. Cancel any time. 3 Already you are clean because of the word that I have spoken to you. 9 (R)As the Father has loved me, (S)so have I loved you. 25 iO righteous Father, even though jthe world does not know you, I know you, and these know that you have sent me. 3:2; 7:31; 9:32; Matt. 2 since qyou have given him authority over all flesh, rto give eternal life to all swhom you have given him. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 5 I am the vine; ayou are the branches. 6 If anyone does not abide in me he is thrown away like a branch and withers; and the branches are gathered, thrown into the fire, and burned. 27 vfor the Father himself loves you, because wyou have loved me and xhave believed that I came from God.1 9 I am praying for them. 18 pI am not speaking of all of you; I know qwhom I have chosen. 9 Simon Peter said to him, “Lord, not my feet only but also my hands and my head!” 19 eIf you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because fyou are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you. 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you hto myself, that iwhere I am you may be also. 17 These things I command you, (AK)so that you will love one another. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. 10 (T)If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as (U)I have kept (V)my Father's commandments and abide in his love. 17 These things I command you, cso that you will love one another. 9 iAs the Father has loved me, jso have I loved you. Cross references. 1:11; Col. 1:23]; See ch. 18 So they were saying, “What does he mean by ‘a little while’? ESV 1 "I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. Truly, truly, I say to you, cthe rooster will not crow till you have denied me three times. 27 And uyou also will bear witness, vbecause you have been with me wfrom the beginning. 24 Father, I desire that they also, whom you have given me, may be ewith me fwhere I am, gto see my glory that you have given me because you loved me hbefore the foundation of the world. iIf they kept my word, they will also keep yours. The words that I say to you vI do not speak on my own authority, but the Father who dwells in me does his works. 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 14 You are (AB)my friends (AC)if you do what I command you. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. John 15, English Standard Version 2016 (ESV) I Am the True Vine “I am the # [Jer. 8 bPeter said to him, “You shall never wash my feet.” Jesus answered him, c“If I do not wash you, you have no share with me.” 11 These things I have spoken to you, nthat my joy may be in you, and that oyour joy may be full. Font Size. 32 Behold, dthe hour is coming, indeed it has come, when eyou will be scattered, each to his own home, and fwill leave me alone. Commentary on John 15:1-8 (Read John 15:1-8) Jesus Christ is the Vine, the true Vine. 4 y Abide z in me, and I in you. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. 14 d“Let not your hearts be troubled. I call. 25 bSo that disciple, cleaning back against Jesus, said to him, “Lord, who is it?” 4 I yglorified you on earth, zhaving accomplished the work that you gave me to do. 5:16; 2 Cor. He laid aside his outer garments, and taking a towel, xtied it around his waist. 11 And I am no longer in the world, but othey are in the world, and pI am coming to you. 14 If I then, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, lyou also ought to wash one another’s feet. 13 Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends. uThe hour is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures of speech but will tell you plainly about the Father. Whoever abides in me and I in him , he it is that b bears much fruit , for apart from me you can do nothing . 34 tA new commandment uI give to you, vthat you love one another: wjust as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. You know him, for he dwells with you and gwill be7 in you. Rise, let us go from here. 15 b “If you love me, you will c keep my commandments. 2:16; 13:9, 10], ch. 13 Now nbefore othe Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that phis hour had come qto depart out of this world to the Father, rhaving loved shis own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. John 15. 16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another d Helper, 6 to be with you forever, 17 even e the Spirit of truth, f whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. 24 Until now you have asked nothing in my name. 16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another d Helper, 6 to be with you forever, 17 even e the Spirit of truth, f whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. 7 Now they know that everything fthat you have given me is from you. 16 “I have said all these things to you to keep you from falling away. 18 “I will not leave you as orphans; hI will come to you. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing. 13 jYou call me kTeacher and Lord, and you are right, for so I am. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. 16 kThey are not of the world, just as I am not of the world. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. 7 If eyou abide in me, and my words abide in you, fask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you. 14 You are my friends if you do what I command you. “I did not say these things to you from the beginning, dbecause I was with you. 20 Truly, truly, I say to you, uwhoever receives the one I send receives me, and whoever receives me receives the one who sent me.”. 35 xBy this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.”. 21 After saying these things, vJesus was troubled in his spirit, and testified, w“Truly, truly, I say to you, xone of you will betray me.” John 15:8. 4 Abide in me, and I in you. 7 zJesus answered him, “What I am doing ayou do not understand now, but afterward you will understand.” 18 # ch. 2 Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. 13 zWhatever you ask in my name, this I will do, that athe Father may be glorified in the Son. 27 Then after he had taken the morsel, hSatan entered into him. ESV 2 Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it abides in the vine, neither can you, unless you abide in me. 16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another dHelper,6 to be with you forever, 10 Jesus said to him, “The one who has bathed does not need to wash, dexcept for his feet,1 but is completely clean. 26 But the aHelper, the Holy Spirit, bwhom the Father will send in my name, che will teach you all things and dbring to your remembrance all that I have said to you. I am the vine; you are the branches. 21 kWhen a woman is giving birth, she has sorrow because her hour has come, but when she has delivered the baby, she no longer remembers the anguish, for joy that a human being has been born into the world. 12 “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. 3 Jesus went up on the mountain, and there he sat down with his disciples. 14 cI have given them your word, and dthe world has hated them ebecause they are not of the world, fjust as I am not of the world. 22 lSo also you have sorrow now, but mI will see you again, and nyour hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you. 10 kIf you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as lI have kept mmy Father’s commandments and abide in his love. 4 [y] John 15:5-7; 1 John 2:6; [Philippians 1:11; Colossians 1:23]; See John 6:56 Abide [z] See John 3:15 in me, and I in you. 20 lIn that day you will know that mI am in my Father, and nyou in me, and oI in you. 20 Truly, truly, I say to you, hyou will weep and lament, but ithe world will rejoice. 24 oIf I had not done among them the works that no one else did, mthey would not be guilty of sin, but now they have pseen and hated both me and my Father. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing. 21 tthat they may all be one, just as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that uthey also may be in vus, so that the world wmay believe that you have sent me. 1 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 11:22, 24; Luke 12:47, 48]; See ch. 2 (C)Every branch in me that does not bear fruit (D)he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, (E)that it may bear more fruit. gLet not your hearts be troubled, neither hlet them be afraid. 16 a“A little while, and you will see me no longer; and bagain a little while, and you will see me.” 25 But qthe word that is written in their Law must be fulfilled: r‘They hated me without a cause.’. 12 p“This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. 23 oIn that day you will pask nothing of me. 22 If I had not come and spoken to them, mthey would not have been guilty of sin,2 but now they have no excuse for their sin. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it abides in the vine, neither can you, unless you abide in me. 3 Already (F)you are clean (G)because of the word that I have spoken to you. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bbears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing. The good shepherd g lays down his life for the sheep. I Am the True Vine - “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 19 gJesus knew that they wanted to ask him, so he said to them, “Is this what you are asking yourselves, what I meant by saying, ‘A little while and you will not see me, and again a little while and you will see me’? 19 iYet a little while and the world will see me no more, but jyou will see me. If it were not so, would I have told you that gI go to prepare a place for you?2 You will seek me, and just sas I said to the Jews, so now I also say to you, ‘Where I am going you cannot come.’ 7:7; 1 John 3:13; [ver. 22 above]; [Matt. 23 Jesus answered him, w“If anyone loves me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and xwe will come to him and ymake our home with him.