What did Jesus the Christ mean when He said what He did at John 7:16 to 18?

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  1. True Truthseeker profile image74
    True Truthseekerposted 8 years ago

    What did Jesus the Christ mean when He said what He did at John 7:16 to 18?

    John 7:16-18 (King James Version)

    16Jesus answered them, and said, My doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me.

    17If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak of myself.

    18He that speaketh of himself seeketh his own glory: but he that seeketh his glory that sent him, the same is true, and no unrighteousness is in him.

  2. Dave Barnett profile image51
    Dave Barnettposted 8 years ago

    I am not the author of these things, I am not the originator of what I am telling you. These are things originated by God. He is the author. We must know wether it is we who originate the ideas we try to disseminate, or if it is God who is the originator. If you speak, know wether or not it is you who are passing your ideas off or is it truly of a divine nature,

  3. Evan G Rogers profile image74
    Evan G Rogersposted 8 years ago

    I was always more impressed by what he said in Matthew 6:5-18

  4. Dave Mathews profile image61
    Dave Mathewsposted 8 years ago

    Jesus is stating that the doctrine He is teaching, is not of His creation, but that of Father God, and that anyone who recognized the doctorine would also recognize that it was teachings from  The Prophets. Jesus goes on to say that he does not seek to glorify himself by introducing a new doctorine but seeks to add glory to His Father God.

 
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