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.

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