Similarities in expression and meaning
|Ch. VII. 17. I am exceedingly dear to the wise man; he also is dear to me.||John XIV. 21.He that loveth me shall be loved by my father and I will love him.|
|Ch. IX. 18. 'I am the way, supporter, lord, witness, abode, refuge, friend.||John XIV. 6. I am the way, the truth and the life.
Rev. 14 17. 'I am the first and the last'.
|VI. 30. ''I never depart from him, he never departs from me.||John VI, 57. He dwelleth in me and I in Him.|
|VI. 30. ''They who worship me with true devotion are in me and I in them.''||John XVII. 23. ''I in them, thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one.''|
|IX. 31. ''Be assured that he who worships me, perishes not.''||John III. 5. ''He that believeth in me shall never perish, but shall have eternal life.''|
|X. 20. I am the beginning and the middle and the end of things.||Rev. I. 8 I am Alpha, Omega, the beginning and the ending.''|
|XVIII. 66. 'I will deliver thee from all sin; do not grieve.||Matr. IX. 2. ''Son, be of good cheer, thy sins be forgiven.''|
|XVII. 28. ''What sacrifice, alms giving, or austerity is done without faith is evil.||Rom. XIV. 23. ''Whatsoever is not of faith is sin.''|