Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on John 8:47 in English Standard Version "Whoever is of God hears the words of God. The reason why you do not hear them is that you are not of God.”" Joh 8:41 You are doing the works your father did.” They said to him, “We were not born of sexual immorality. We have one Father—even God.” Joh 10:26 but you do not believe because you are not among my sheep. Joh 18:37 Then Pilate said to him, “So you are a king?” Jesus answered, “You say that I am a king. For this purpose I was born and for this purpose I have come into the world—to bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to my voice.” 1Jo 4:6 We are from God. Whoever knows God listens to us; whoever is not from God does not listen to us. By this we know the Spirit of truth and the spirit of error.