John 11:2

“(It was that Mary which anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.)”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

(It was that Mary which anoynted the Lord with oyntment, and wiped his feete with her haire, whose brother Lazarus was sicke.)
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It was the Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped His feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it was that Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.
- American Standard Version (1901)

(The Mary whose brother Lazarus was ill, was the Mary who put perfumed oil on the Lord and made his feet dry with her hair.)
- Basic English Bible

It was [the] Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.
- Darby Bible

(It was that Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.)
- Webster's Bible

(It was the Mary who poured the perfume over the Lord and wiped His feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was ill.)
- Weymouth Bible

It was that Mary who had anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother, Lazarus, was sick.
- World English Bible

And it was Marye, which anoyntide the Lord with oynement, and wipte hise feet with hir heeris, whos brother Lazarus was sijk.
- Wycliffe Bible

and it was Mary who did anoint the Lord with ointment, and did wipe his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was ailing --
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 11:2


11:2 It was that Mary who afterward anointed, &c. She was more known than her elder sister Martha, and as such is named before her.


People's Bible Notes for John 11:2


Joh 11:2 It was [that] Mary. As there are several New Testament Marys, John points out this one by the well known incident of the anointing described in Joh 12:1-11.

Discussion for John 11

  • FCLINE
    "Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard me. And I knew that thou hearest me always: but because of the people which stand by I said it, that they may believe that thou hast sent me." JESUS
  • Lilian
    And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die Believest thou this. Amen thanks to the blood Jesus i believed you and will worship you forever amen hallelujah
  • BSP
    Verses 35 and 36: Even though Jesus knew he was going to resurrect Lazarus, he wept because death is a very painful experience. Jesus understands how we feel when we lose someone we love to death.
  • Melissa Elder
    Our blessed hope! Praise Jesus!
  • BSP
    If we truly believe in Jesus Christ and have faith in him and show this faith by our actions, we can have the privilege of never dying.
  • Israeli ne Yah
    Jesus told us that what he does we can do greater works once HE goes to the Father and send back the Comforter. Christ Jesus also said that he is the resurrected and the life and Those that are a part of the KINGDOM

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