John 11:12

“Then said his disciples, Lord, if he sleepe, he shall doe well.”

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Other Translations

Then said his disciples, Lord, if he sleep, he shall do well.
- King James Version

The disciples then said to Him, "Lord, if he has fallen asleep, he will recover."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The disciples therefore said unto him, Lord, if he is fallen asleep, he will recover.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then his disciples said to him, Lord, if he is resting he will get well.
- Basic English Bible

The disciples therefore said to him, Lord, if he be fallen asleep, he will get well.
- Darby Bible

Then said his disciples, Lord, if he sleepeth he will do well.
- Webster's Bible

Master, said the disciples, "if he is asleep he will recover."
- Weymouth Bible

The disciples therefore said, "Lord, if he has fallen asleep, he will recover."
- World English Bible

Therfor hise disciplis seiden, Lord, if he slepith, he schal be saaf.
- Wycliffe Bible

therefore said his disciples, `Sir, if he hath fallen asleep, he will be saved;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Discussion for John 11

  • Russell Stone
    The first 1st letter In the Bible is I. Also the first Roman numeral is I. I can be spelled ,Eye . The Eye of GOD is always watching, always hearing always seeing always loving always caring. Ecclesiastes 11:7 has 2 parts . Part A " Then shall dust return to the earth as it was ". Part B "And the spirit return into GOD who gave it." All will return to GOD.
  • Teri
    We need to heed ...while it's still day! we will by edifying the body and by witnessing to the lost. this chapter shows that there is a resurrection and also a separation from God...John 9:4 there is a time when no man can work.
  • Getto John
    It may have happened, but the Bible is a metaphor of how we're to spend time on earth. There's glory with God, here and in heaven. On earth there is trouble and floundering, doubt and disgrace. And Rome gave up on a reunion with Jesus. So why wait for his return any longer. God is who I believe, not man! His word brings life to the dead, after a time of trial of faith. On earth, troubles!!
  • Obbie Beal
    (25-26 are great example of the power of GOD as it relates to life, death, resurrection from the dead;) 25 Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live; 26 And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. believest thou this?
  • Ivy
    V:25! JESUS: Resurrection:LIFE: Eternal: Everlasting: Lord:God and Saviour: Jesus Christ: ONLY! Only He can Change our: dull: drab: sinful:lives:
    When we come to Him By Faith: Believing: Receiving: His Awesome: FREE: Gift of Salvation: We could never Earn it: It is Priceless: It cannot be bought: Lord gave his Ultimate: His LIFE: JESUS BOUGHT OUR SOULS: WITH HIS SHED BLOOD: AT CALVARY’S CROSS!

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