Posted by: biblestudyseattle | March 4, 2015

John 8:58

“Before Abraham was, I am.”  John 8:58

Many people see this as Jesus saying he was Yahweh.  But this is not so.  More accurately, it could read, “Before Abraham is resurrected to life, I am.”  Comments:

http://www.assemblyoftrueisrael.com/Documents/I_AM.htm

Another translation of John 8:58:
“Truly, truly I say to you, I exist as superior in rank to Abraham’s existence.”

A good commentary on verse 58, but especially all of John 8:
http://www.bibleanswerstand.org/before.htm

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