John 5:28

“Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, in the which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Marueile not at this: for the houre is comming, in the which all that are in the graues shall heare his voice,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Do not marvel at this; for an hour is coming, in which all who are in the tombs will hear His voice,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Marvel not at this: for the hour cometh, in which all that are in the tombs shall hear his voice,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not be surprised at this: for the time is coming when his voice will come to all who are in the place of the dead,
- Basic English Bible

Wonder not at this, for an hour is coming in which all who are in the tombs shall hear his voice,
- Darby Bible

Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, in which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice,
- Webster's Bible

Wonder not at this. For a time is coming when all who are in the graves will hear His voice and will come forth--
- Weymouth Bible

Don't marvel at this, for the hour comes, in which all that are in the tombs will hear his voice,
- World English Bible

Nyle ye wondre this, for the our cometh, in which alle men that ben in birielis, schulen here the voice of Goddis sone.
- Wycliffe Bible

`Wonder not at this, because there doth come an hour in which all those in the tombs shall hear his voice,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 5:28

5:28 The time is coming - When not two or three, but all shall rise.

People's Bible Notes for John 5:28

Joh 5:28 Marvel not at this. That he should execute judgment. Those in the graces shall hear his voice and come forth to judgment; the good, to the resurrection of life; the evil, to the resurrection of damnation; the one to life eternal, the other class to condemnation.

Discussion for John 5

  • Bathshuwayah Ariel pretty much broke it down. Some People does not accept his real name or truth about things
  • Jesus showed consideration and compassion for the older man. Many people around him were to busy looking out for their own interests, but Jesus took the time to help the man. We can imitate Jesus by showing consideration for others and doing what we can to help them.
  • Joel mlambo
    The word of God is always straight
  • Solomon Steeley for verse 2
    JESUS came to do the will of his Father, in to show the perfect way, God 's true intent, for grace and truth came by JESUS CHRIST: So on the Sabbath day JESUS heal, JESUS came to bring forth life, healing, also restoration. The Law would only limit mans understanding, and relationship with God. In this case we see the Fathers heart concerning making people whole, Spirit, soul, and body. The law would limit man, but the grace of God through JESUS CHRIST would open up to you God 's unconditional love which includes healing of the body. The possibilies are unlimited, only by the Spirit of God can we know the truth for he will reveal them to us. God You All
  • Katie Henry for verse 28
    James Njoku- Maybe 1 Peter Chapter 3: 17-22 will help you regarding John 5:28 17 For it is better, if the will of God be so, that ye suffer for well doing, than for evil doing. 18 For Christ also hath once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh, but quickened by the Spirit: 19 By which also he went and preached unto the spirits in prison those that had died before Christ was sacrificed on the cross was preached to by Christ after he was crucified while he was still yet in the tomb for those 3 days. They heard Christs voice. Hebrews 9:27-27 And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment:---- you are making that verse harder than it is suppose to be. It means that after someone dies-you must be judged. Judgement time comes after the perishing of flesh. Although it does not come immediately after death. It comes on judgement day. I hope some of this has helped you Keep studying! Don 't give up. If you don 't understand something, pray for wisdom and knowledge from GOD...for all wisdom and knowledge comes from GOD. He is faithful. You will receive it in HIS time! Always be patient!!!! ALWAYS!
  • Blessed
    JESUS always had problems with the scribe and Pharisee JESUS had to teach the people that though he is man his GOD GOD 'S son and he is the word of GOD what our FATHER sent him to do is above the law and when it comes to salvation,deliverance, healing,destroying the bonds of the wicked JESUS didn 't care what day it was. For hr came to do the work of his Father.