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John 3:33

ESV Whoever receives his testimony sets his seal to this, that God is true.
NIV Whoever has accepted it has certified that God is truthful.
NASB The one who has accepted His testimony has certified that God is true.
CSB The one who has accepted his testimony has affirmed that God is true.
NLT Anyone who accepts his testimony can affirm that God is true.
KJV He that hath received his testimony hath set to his seal that God is true.
NKJV He who has received His testimony has certified that God is true.

What does John 3:33 mean?

Only Jesus came from heaven to earth (John 3:13). For that reason, there is no other valid source of spiritual truth (John 3:12). Jesus brings us knowledge which is far superior to any other teacher or any other claim (John 3:31–32). However, most people will not accept it (Matthew 7:14). John previously used an exaggeration called hyperbole by saying that "nobody" accepts Jesus' message (John 3:32). Here, he puts this in context. Accepting Jesus as the Light (John 1:9–10) means admitting our sin (John 3:19). Rejecting Christ means rejecting God (1 John 5:10). Some will accept, but only those willing to admit that God is correct.

However, those who do accept Jesus are accepting God (John 3:16). Such persons "set their seal" to the gospel, the ancient equivalent of a signature. Those who express faith in Christ are fully, officially investing their trust in Him alone. This leads to eternal life, as well as spiritual growth (John 1:12). A person cannot truly understand spiritual things without this salvation (1 Corinthians 2:14). Repeatedly, the Bible explains that the only way to be saved is through Jesus Christ (John 3:18, 36; 14:6).
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