to "see" is to perceive - using the mind - which IMO is Self.JESUS SAID
Joh 3:3 Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot -->see<--
-->SEE<-- DEFINED IN GREEK
A primary verb; used only in certain past tenses, the others being borrowed from the equivalent, G3700 and G3708; properly to see (literally or figuratively); by implication (in the perfect only) to know:- be aware, behold, X can (+ not tell), consider,(have) known (-ledge), look (on), perceive, see, be sure, tell, understand, wist, wot. Compare G3700.
the kingdom of God.
Joh 3:5 Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God.
Joh 3:6 That which is =-->born<--=
=-->BORN <--= DEFINED IN GREEK
γεν νά ω
From a variation of G1085; to procreate (properly of the father, but by extension of the mother); figuratively to regenerate:- bear, beget, be born, bring forth, conceive, be delivered of, gender, make, spring.
---> flesh is flesh;<---
--->FLESH<--- DEFINED IN GREEK
Probably from the base of G4563; flesh (as stripped of the skin), that is,(strictly) the meat of an animal (as food), or (by extension) the body (as opposed to the soul (or spirit), or as the symbol of what is external, or as the means of kindred, or (by implication) human nature (with its frailties (physically or morally) and passions), or (specifically) a human being (as such):- carnal (-ly,+-ly minded), flesh ([-ly]).
and that which is born of the
===> Spirit is spirit.<===
===>SPIRIT<=== DEFINED IN GREEK
πνε ῦμ α
From G4154; a current of air, that is, breath (blast) or a breeze; by analogy or figuratively a spirit, that is,(human) the rational soul,(by implication) vital principle, mental disposition, etc., or (superhuman) an angel, daemon, or (divine) God, Christís spirit, the Holy spirit:- ghost, life, spirit (-ual,-ually), mind. Compare G5590.
Joh 3:7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye
(--=>MUST<=--DEFINED IN GREEK
Third person singular active present of G1210; also δεο ́ν deon which is neuter active participle of the same; both used impersonally; it is (was, etc.) necessary (as binding):- behoved, be meet, must (needs),(be) need (-ful), ought, should.
be born again.
No religion is required.
Why do you promote the Self, yet refute that it is the most critical part that gives you your belief?