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Before Abraham, I AM

John 8:58

‘“I tell you the truth”, Jesus answered, “before Abraham was born, I am!” – At this, they picked up stones to stone him.

“I am” is one of the most powerful statements Jesus ever said. It is a phrase Jesus says quite a lot in John.


“I am the bread of life” (John 6:35)

“I am the light of the world” (John 8:12)

“I am the door” (John 10:7)

“I am the good shepherd” (John 10:11)

“I am the resurrection and the life” (john 11:25)

“I am the way and the truth and the life” (John 14:6)

“I am the true vine” (John 15:1)