John 11:20

“Then Martha, as soon as she heard that Jesus was coming, went and met him: but Mary sat still in the house.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then Martha, as soone as shee heard that Iesus was comming, went and met him: but Mary sate still in the house.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Martha therefore, when she heard that Jesus was coming, went to meet Him, but Mary stayed at the house.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Martha therefore, when she heard that Jesus was coming, went and met him: but Mary still sat in the house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When Martha had the news that Jesus was on the way, she went out to him, but Mary did not go from the house.
- Basic English Bible

Martha then, when she heard Jesus is coming, went to meet him; but Mary sat in the house.
- Darby Bible

Then Martha, as soon as she heard that Jesus was coming, went and met him: but Mary sat in the house.
- Webster's Bible

Martha, however, as soon as she heard the tidings, "Jesus is coming," went to meet Him; but Mary remained sitting in the house.
- Weymouth Bible

Then when Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went and met him, but Mary stayed in the house.
- World English Bible

Therfor as Martha herde, that Jhesu cam, sche ran to hym; but Mary sat at home.
- Wycliffe Bible

Martha, therefore, when she heard that Jesus doth come, met him, and Mary kept sitting in the house.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 11:20


11:20 Mary sat in the house - Probably not hearing what was said.


Discussion for John 11:20

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