John 6:68

“Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we goe? Thou hast the words of eternall life.”

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Other Translations

Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast the words of eternal life.
- King James Version

Simon Peter answered Him, "Lord, to whom shall we go? You have words of eternal life.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast the words of eternal life.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Simon Peter gave this answer: Lord, to whom are we to go? you have the words of eternal life;
- Basic English Bible

Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast words of life eternal;
- Darby Bible

Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast the words of eternal life.
- Webster's Bible

Master, replied Simon Peter, "to whom shall we go? Your teachings tell us of the Life of the Ages.
- Weymouth Bible

Simon Peter answered him, "Lord, to whom would we go? You have the words of eternal life.
- World English Bible

Therfor Jhesus seide to the twelue, Whether ye wolen also go awei?
- Wycliffe Bible

Simon Peter, therefore, answered him, `Sir, unto whom shall we go? thou hast sayings of life age-during;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 6:68


6:68 Thou hast the words of eternal life - Thou, and thou alone, speakest the words which show the way to life everlasting.


People's Bible Notes for John 6:68


Joh 6:68,69 To whom shall we go? If we should turn from Christ, to whom should we go? Peter's confession here is of the same purport as that a Caesarea Philippi.

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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