John 6:58

“This is that bread which came downe from heauen: not as your fathers did eate Manna, and are dead: he that eateth of this bread, shall liue for euer.”

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Other Translations

This is that bread which came down from heaven: not as your fathers did eat manna, and are dead: he that eateth of this bread shall live for ever.
- King James Version

"This is the bread which came down out of heaven; not as the fathers ate and died; he who eats this bread will live forever."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

This is the bread which came down out of heaven: not as the fathers ate, and died; he that eateth this bread shall live for ever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

This is the bread which has come down from heaven. It is not like the food which your fathers had: they took of the manna, and are dead; but he who takes this bread for food will have life for ever.
- Basic English Bible

This is the bread which has come down out of heaven. Not as the fathers ate and died: he that eats this bread shall live for ever.
- Darby Bible

This is that bread which came down from heaven: not as your fathers ate manna, and are dead: he that eateth of this bread shall live for ever.
- Webster's Bible

This is the bread which came down out of Heaven; it is unlike that which your forefathers ate--for they ate and yet died. He who eats this bread shall live for ever."
- Weymouth Bible

This is the bread which came down out of heaven--not as our fathers ate the manna, and died. He who eats this bread will live forever."
- World English Bible

As my fadir lyuynge sente me, and Y lyue for the fadir, and he that etith me, he schal lyue for me.
- Wycliffe Bible

this is the bread that came down out of the heaven; not as your fathers did eat the manna, and died; he who is eating this bread shall live -- to the age.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 6:58


6:58 This is - That is, I am the bread - Which is not like the manna your fathers ate, who died notwithstanding.


People's Bible Notes for John 6:58


Joh 6:58 This is that bread. Himself. He probably laid his hand upon himself as he spoke.

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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