John 12:10

“¶ But the chiefe Priests consulted, þt they might put Lazarus also to death,”

1611 King James Version (KJV)

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Other Translations

But the chief priests consulted that they might put Lazarus also to death;
- King James Version

But the chief priests planned to put Lazarus to death also;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But the chief priests took counsel that they might put Lazarus also to death;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now there was talk among the chief priests of putting Lazarus to death;
- Basic English Bible

But the chief priests took counsel that they might kill Lazarus also,
- Darby Bible

But the chief priests consulted that they might put Lazarus also to death;
- Webster's Bible

The High Priests, however, consulted together to put Lazarus also to death,
- Weymouth Bible

But the chief priests conspired to put Lazarus to death also,
- World English Bible

But the princis of prestis thouyten to sle Lazarus,
- Wycliffe Bible

and the chief priests took counsel, that also Lazarus they may kill,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 12:10

12:10 The chief priests consulted, how to kill Lazarus also - Here is the plain reason why the other evangelists, who wrote while Lazarus was living, did not relate his story.

People's Bible Notes for John 12:10

Joh 12:10,11 The chief priests consulted. Lazarus was a living proof of the Divine power of Christ, and they wished him out of the way.

Discussion for John 12

    JOHN 12:26 If any man serve me, let him follow me ...him will my father honor. My favorite verse in all the bible. It says everything. I get goosebumps everytime I read it. Serve and FOLLOW, follow in the way Jesus lived and carried on his business, and his father will honor you. Powerful !
  • Museum
    He that sees me sees him that sent me, so that there is no space between God and Jesus
  • Ivy Jihnson
    The theme of John’s Gospel: Jesus is the Divine Incarnation of God: came down from Heaven share the Truth: God’s Goodness: Love: The Purpose of John’s Gospel: Stated by John: is to show that Jesus of Nazareth was: and is: The Christ: The-Son-of-God: Believers In Him: will have Eternal Life: Jesus: six days before Passover: came to Bethany:Lazarus: Jesus raised from the dead: there Jesus ate supper
  • Alex
    By the Disobedience of 1 man Sin entered the world and this CURSE of Adam was passed on to ALL men, no exceptions. Thus the Obedience of Christ wd have to be passed on to ALL men no exceptions Thats y he is saying IF I BE LIFTED UP I WILL DRAW ALL MEN UNTO ME. IN ADAM WE ALL DIED BUT IN CHRIST WE WILL ALL LIVE NO EXCEPTIONS.Whosoever will let him come and take of the WATERS OF LIFE freely.
  • A disciple
    "While ye have light, believe in the light, that ye may be the children of light. These things spake Jesus, and departed, and did hide himself from them." How many mornings will we still wake up in this world? How many days will we still have to receive the Light, repent and be converted? How many days will God bear with this people who only oppose and resist His Spirit and despise Jesus Christ?
  • Ray321
    Ephesians 4:29 Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers. Jesus was not ready for the Gentile world, Jesus had to finish the work on the cross. St. JOHN 12:20-24. The Word is so real ..

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