Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on John 17:20 in English Standard Version "“I do not ask for these only, but also for those who will believe in me through their word," Joh 4:39 Many Samaritans from that town believed in him because of the woman’s testimony, “He told me all that I ever did.” Joh 17:9 I am praying for them. I am not praying for the world but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours. Ro 10:14 How then will they call on him in whom they have not believed? And how are they to believe in him of whom they have never heard? And how are they to hear without someone preaching? 1Co 3:5 What then is Apollos? What is Paul? Servants through whom you believed, as the Lord assigned to each.