John 6:66

“ From that time many of his disciples went backe, and walked no more with him.”

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Other Translations

From that [time] many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.
- King James Version

As a result of this many of His disciples withdrew and were not walking with Him anymore.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Upon this many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because of what he said, a number of the disciples went back and would no longer go with him.
- Basic English Bible

From that [time] many of his disciples went away back and walked no more with him.
- Darby Bible

From that time many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.
- Webster's Bible

Thereupon many of His disciples left Him and went away, and no longer associated with Him.
- Weymouth Bible

At this, many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.
- World English Bible

And he seide, Therfor Y seide to you, that no man may come to me, but it were youun to hym of my fadir.
- Wycliffe Bible

From this [time] many of his disciples went away backward, and were no more walking with him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 6:66


6:66 From this time many of his disciples went back - So our Lord now began to purge his floor: the proud and careless were driven away, and those remained who were meet for the Master's use.


People's Bible Notes for John 6:66


Joh 6:66 Many of his disciples went back. They stumbled over the remarkable declarations of this chapter. They had no genuine faith.

Discussion for John 6

  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 6:48 I am that bread of life 6:49 your fathers did eat manna in the wilderness and are dead 6:50 this is the bread which cometh down from heaven that a man may eat thereof and not die 6:51 I am the living bread which came down from heaven if any man eat of this bread he shall live forever and the bread that I will give is --- MY FLESH --- which I will give for the life of the world
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 6:53 then said JESUS unto them verily verily I say unto you except you eat the flesh of THE SON OF MAN and drink HIS blood you have no life in you 6:54 whoso eateth MY flesh and drinketh MY blood hath eternal life and I will raise him up the last day 6:55 for MY flesh is meat indeed and MY blood is drink indeed 6:56 he that eateth MY flesh and drinketh MY blood dwelleth in ME and I in him
  • Teri
    1 cor 13 for now we see through a glass darkly, one day we will see clearly and begin to understand..
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN6:68THEN SIMON PETER ANSWERED HIM LORD TO WHOM SHALL WE GO THOU HAST THE WORDS OF ETERNAL LIFE JOHN10:28AND I GIVE UNTO THEM ETERNAL LIFE AND THEY SHALL NEVER PERISH NEITHER SHALL ANY MAN PLUCK THEM OUT OF MY HANDS TITUS 3:7 that being justified by HIS grace we should be made heirs according to the HOPE of eternal life PSALM 71:5 for thou art my HOPE O LORD GOD thou art my trust from my youth
  • 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.
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 6:63 IT IS THE SPIRIT THAT QUICKENETH THE FLESH PROFITETH NOTHING THE WORDS THAT I SPEAK UNTO YOU THEY ARE SPIRIT AND THEY ARE LIFE GALATIANS 6:8 FOR HE THAT SOWETH TO HIS FLESH SHALL OF THE FLESH REAP CORRUPTION BUT HE THAT SOWETH TO THE SPIRIT SHALL OF THE SPIRIT REAP LIFE EVERLASTING

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