John 14:5

“Thomas saith unto him, Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how can we know the way?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thomas saith vnto him, Lord, we know not whither thou goest: and how can we know the way?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Thomas *said to Him, "Lord, we do not know where You are going, how do we know the way?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thomas saith unto him, Lord, we know not whither thou goest; how know we the way?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Thomas said, Lord, we have no knowledge of where you are going; how may we have knowledge of the way?
- Basic English Bible

Thomas says to him, Lord, we know not where thou goest, and how can we know the way?
- Darby Bible

Thomas saith to him, Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how can we know the way?
- Webster's Bible

Master, said Thomas, "we do not know where you are going. In what sense do we know the way?"
- Weymouth Bible

Thomas said to him, "Lord, we don't know where you are going. How can we know the way?"
- World English Bible

Thomas seith to hym, Lord, we witen not whidur thou goist, and hou moun we wite the weie?
- Wycliffe Bible

Thomas saith to him, `Sir, we have not known whither thou goest away, and how are we able to know the way?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 14:5


14:5 Thomas saith - Taking him in a gross sense.


Discussion for John 14

  • Bernard
    And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.
  • BSP
    Jesus was the perfect reflection of his Father. Seeing him was like seeing his Father as verse 9 shows.
  • Sri Maha Yesu
    As our God of mercy said I am the most powerful God and my Grace is sufficient for you. Grace and Truth came by Jesus Christ, our LORD our God the Most High. With His Grace and the Plan of the God we are all called, sanctified ,preserved in our LORD Christ for the everlasting Kingdom of God then when comes the LORD the King of Kings, the Lord of Lords and the Word of God the Most High God the revealer of the mysteries. Then we come to know that our LORD is in the Father, and we in the Father our Lord and Lord is in us. Do not let your hearts be trouble but having been filled with the spirit of Truth that our LORD gives us freely and abundantly who seek Him. our LORD our Father Jesus commanded us love one another. Rejoice in the LORD , again i say rejoice in the LORD always. Jesus Christ is coming soon.Amen.
  • LISA
    BECAUSE JESUS SAYS I AM THE ALPHA AND OMEGA THE BEGINNING AND THE END THE FIRST AND THE LAST
  • Veronica. Muchuki
    Iam grand that know Jesus Christ as my savior,Protecter and my guide all the time.He is a wonderful peace giver Amen.
  • Karen huffman
    How beautiful and how simple these words are and what a great comfort they are in this time of tribulation and where every day it seems there is another world crisis or mass killing I know that I can find peace in Jesus Christ and I have Christ in me and the father is in me according to God's word

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