John 1:15 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]John 1:15, NIV: (John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, 'This is the one I spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'')
John 1:15, ESV: (John bore witness about him, and cried out, “This was he of whom I said, ‘He who comes after me ranks before me, because he was before me.’”)
John 1:15, KJV: John bare witness of him, and cried, saying, This was he of whom I spake, He that cometh after me is preferred before me: for he was before me.
John 1:15, NASB: John *testified about Him and called out, saying, 'This was He of whom I said, ‘He who is coming after me has proved to be my superior, because He existed before me.’?'
John 1:15, NLT: John testified about him when he shouted to the crowds, 'This is the one I was talking about when I said, 'Someone is coming after me who is far greater than I am, for he existed long before me.''
John 1:15, CSB: (John testified concerning him and exclaimed, "This was the one of whom I said, 'The one coming after me ranks ahead of me, because he existed before me.' ")