John 6:55

“For my flesh is meate indeed, and my blood is drinke indeed.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

For my flesh is meat indeed, and my blood is drink indeed.
- King James Version

"For My flesh is true food, and My blood is true drink.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For my flesh is meat indeed, and my blood is drink indeed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My flesh is true food and my blood is true drink.
- Basic English Bible

for my flesh is truly food and my blood is truly drink.
- Darby Bible

For my flesh is food indeed, and my blood is drink indeed.
- Webster's Bible

For my flesh is true food, and my blood is true drink.
- Weymouth Bible

For my flesh is food indeed, and my blood is drink indeed.
- World English Bible

He that etith my fleisch, and drynkith my blood, hath euerlastynge lijf, and Y schal ayen reise hym in the laste dai.
- Wycliffe Bible

for my flesh truly is food, and my blood truly is drink;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 6:55


6:55 Meat - drink indeed - With which the soul of a believer is as truly fed, as his body with meat and drink.


People's Bible Notes for John 6:55


Joh 6:55 My flesh is meat indeed. For the soul, hence partaken of by faith.

Discussion for John 6

  • Sally
    John 6:70 Jesus answered them, Have not I chosen you twelve, and one of you is a devil? This devil is a person, who steals and who will betray the Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Betty Weaver
    John 6:44-45.God DRAWS His children to HIM.If you believe Me ,Obey Me,Love Me you will have Everlasting Life
  • Teri
    1 cor 13 for now we see through a glass darkly, one day we will see clearly and begin to understand..
  • Obbie Beal
    1-71 above, we again see Jesus is focused on preparing the 'WAY' for you and I to secure
    Eternal-Life through HIM.
  • Sally
    It is the spirit that quickeneth; the flesh profiteth nothing: the words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life.
  • Foxy what does it have to do with this
    jesus was tell what is true. and we had better believe it true .that he came from heaven.and is god son . that is the differ in us. he what us to be like him. he give us our faith to live by. and our love to live by and our hope. in jesus

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