20 For everyone who practices wicked things hates(A) the light and avoids it,[a] so that his deeds(B) may not be exposed. 21 But anyone who lives by[b] the truth comes to the light, so that his works(C) may be shown to be accomplished by God.”[c]

Jesus and John the Baptist

22 After this, Jesus and His disciples went to the Judean countryside, where He spent time with them and baptized.

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Footnotes

  1. John 3:20 Lit and does not come to the light
  2. John 3:21 Lit who does
  3. John 3:21 It is possible that Jesus’ words end at v. 15. Ancient Gk did not have quotation marks.

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