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John 9:4

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I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of John 9:4

I must worke the workes of him that sent me, while it is day: the night commeth when no man can worke.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"We must work the works of Him who sent Me as long as it is day; night is coming when no one can work.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

We must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.
- American Standard Version (1901)

While it is day we have to do the works of him who sent me: the night comes when no work may be done.
- Basic English Bible

I must work the works of him that has sent me while it is day. [The] night is coming, when no one can work.
- Darby Bible

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh when no man can work.
- Webster's Bible

We must do the works of Him who sent me while there is daylight. Night is coming on, when no one can work.
- Weymouth Bible

I must work the works of him who sent me, while it is day. The night is coming, when no one can work.
- World English Bible

It bihoueth me to worche the werkis of hym that sente me, as longe as the dai is; the nyyt schal come, whanne no man may worche.
- Wycliffe Bible

it behoveth me to be working the works of Him who sent me while it is day; night doth come, when no one is able to work: --
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for John 9:4

9:4 The night is coming - Christ is the light. When the light is withdrawn night comes, when no man can work - No man can do any thing toward working out his salvation after this life is ended. Yet Christ can work always. But he was not to work upon earth, only during the day, or season which was appointed for him.

 

People's Bible Notes for John 9:4

Joh 9:4 The night cometh, when no man can work. The works of God are to be made manifest in the blind man; Christ must work those works while the short day of life lasteth. His night of death was near. Nor is ours far off.

 

Comments for John 9:4

Maurice Mwangi's comment on 2014-10-30 07:59:42:

Day light in terms of every available opportunity to do what God has called you to do as there is a moment of darkness when no opportunity will be available due to various reasons. Say when I am still young and energetic I can do more than when I grow old and eyes dim and I need one to lead me or even when my memory will no longer support what I can do or sickness loss of voice This would be a darkness moment. Do what you can do for God now now now before darkness when you can no longer work

 

BILL CROWE's comment on 2014-09-27 05:20:10:

I was wondering in JOHN 9 4 the word night cometh could this be that night means eath will come . so work whie it is day and day could be life?dose this make any sence?

 


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