John 11:52

“And not for that nation only, but that also he should gather together in one the children of God that were scattered abroad.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And not for that nation only, but that also hee should gather together in one, the children of God that were scattered abroad.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and not for the nation only, but in order that He might also gather together into one the children of God who are scattered abroad.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and not for the nation only, but that he might also gather together into one the children of God that are scattered abroad.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And not for that nation only, but for the purpose of uniting in one body the children of God all over the world.
- Basic English Bible

and not for the nation only, but that he should also gather together into one the children of God who were scattered abroad.
- Darby Bible

And not for that nation only, but that also he should assemble in one the children of God that were scattered abroad.
- Webster's Bible

and not for the nation only, but in order to unite into one body all the far-scattered children of God.
- Weymouth Bible

and not for the nation only, but that he might also gather together into one the children of God who are scattered abroad.
- World English Bible

and not oneli for the folc, but that he schulde gadere in to oon the sones of God that weren scaterid.
- Wycliffe Bible

and not for the nation only, but that also the children of God, who have been scattered abroad, he may gather together into one.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 11:52


11:52 But that, he might gather into one - Church, all the children of God that were scattered abroad - Through all ages and nations.


People's Bible Notes for John 11:52


Joh 11:52 Not for that nation only. It "did behoove Jesus to die", in order to save, not that nation only, but that "he should gather together in one the children of God".

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