John 1:30 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]John 1:30, NIV: This is the one I meant when I said, 'A man who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'
John 1:30, ESV: This is he of whom I said, ‘After me comes a man who ranks before me, because he was before me.’
John 1:30, KJV: This is he of whom I said, After me cometh a man which is preferred before me: for he was before me.
John 1:30, NASB: This is He in behalf of whom I said, ‘After me is coming a Man who has proved to be my superior, because He existed before me.’
John 1:30, NLT: He is the one I was talking about when I said, 'A man is coming after me who is far greater than I am, for he existed long before me.'
John 1:30, CSB: This is the one I told you about: 'After me comes a man who ranks ahead of me, because he existed before me.'