John 11:6

“When he had heard therefore that he was sick, he abode two days still in the same place where he was.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When he had heard therefore that he was sicke, he abode two dayes still in the same place where he was.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So when He heard that he was sick, He then stayed two days {longer} in the place where He was.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When therefore he heard that he was sick, he abode at that time two days in the place where he was.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So when the news came to him that Lazarus was ill, he did not go from the place where he was for two days.
- Basic English Bible

When therefore he heard, He is sick, he remained two days then in the place where he was.
- Darby Bible

When therefore he had heard that he was sick, he abode two days still in the same place where he was.
- Webster's Bible

When, however, He heard that Lazarus was ill, He still remained two days in that same place.
- Weymouth Bible

When therefore he heard that he was sick, he stayed two days in the place where he was.
- World English Bible

Therfor whanne Jhesus herde, that he was sijk, thanne he dwellide in the same place twei daies.
- Wycliffe Bible

when, therefore, he heard that he is ailing, then indeed he remained in the place in which he was two days,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for John 11:6


Joh 11:6 He abode two days still in the same place. Because his work there was not yet done. He was in Perea; Lazarus was at Bethany in Judea.

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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