And he said, Therefore said I to you, that no man can come to me, except it were given to him of my Father.
Treasury of Scripture
John 6:37,44,45 All that the Father gives me shall come to me; and him that comes to me I will in no wise cast out...
John 10:16,26,27 And other sheep I have, which are not of this fold: them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold...
John 12:37-41 But though he had done so many miracles before them, yet they believed not on him...
Ephesians 2:8,9 For by grace are you saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God...
Philippians 1:29 For to you it is given in the behalf of Christ, not only to believe on him, but also to suffer for his sake;
1 Timothy 1:14 And the grace of our Lord was exceeding abundant with faith and love which is in Christ Jesus.
2 Timothy 2:25 In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth;
Titus 3:3-7 For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy...
Hebrews 12:2 Looking to Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame...
James 1:16-18 Do not err, my beloved brothers...
ContextMany Disciples Turn Away
60Many therefore of his disciples, when they had heard this, said, This is an hard saying; who can hear it? 61When Jesus knew in himself that his disciples murmured at it, he said to them, Does this offend you? 62What and if you shall see the Son of man ascend up where he was before? 63It is the spirit that vivifies; the flesh profits nothing: the words that I speak to you, they are spirit, and they are life. 64But there are some of you that believe not. For Jesus knew from the beginning who they were that believed not, and who should betray him. 65And he said, Therefore said I to you, that no man can come to me, except it were given to him of my Father.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And he said, For this cause have I said unto you, that no man can come unto me, except it be given unto him of the Father.
And he said: Therefore did I say to you, that no man can come to me, unless it be given him by my Father.
Darby Bible Translation
And he said, Therefore said I unto you, that no one can come to me unless it be given to him from the Father.
King James Bible
And he said, Therefore said I unto you, that no man can come unto me, except it were given unto him of my Father.
Young's Literal Translation
and he said, 'Because of this I have said to you -- No one is able to come unto me, if it may not have been given him from my Father.'