Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on John 3:31 in English Standard Version "He who comes from above is above all. He who is of the earth belongs to the earth and speaks in an earthly way. He who comes from heaven is above all." Joh 3:13 No one has ascended into heaven except he who descended from heaven, the Son of Man. Joh 8:23 He said to them, “You are from below; I am from above. You are of this world; I am not of this world. Ro 9:5 To them belong the patriarchs, and from their race, according to the flesh, is the Christ, who is God over all, blessed forever. Amen. Eph 1:21 far above all rule and authority and power and dominion, and above every name that is named, not only in this age but also in the one to come. 1Jo 4:5 They are from the world; therefore they speak from the world, and the world listens to them.