John 8:37-40 New International Version

37  I know that you are Abraham's descendants. Yet you are looking for a way to kill me, because you have no room for my word.

38  I am telling you what I have seen in the Father's presence, and you are doing what you have heard from your father.[1]"

Your Father the Devil

39  "Abraham is our father," they answered. "If you were Abraham's children," said Jesus, "then you would [2] do what Abraham did. 40  As it is, you are looking for a way to kill me, a man who has told you the truth that I heard from God. Abraham did not do such things.

Footnotes

[1] 8:38 Or "presence. Therefore do what you have heard from the Father."

[2] 8:39 Some early manuscripts ""If you are Abraham's children," said Jesus, "then"

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