John 12:17

“The people therefore that was with him when he called Lazarus out of his grave, and raised him from the dead, bare record.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The people therefore that was with him, when he called Lazarus out of his graue, and raised him from the dead, bare record.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So the people, who were with Him when He called Lazarus out of the tomb and raised him from the dead, continued to testify {about Him.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The multitude therefore that was with him when he called Lazarus out of the tomb, and raised him from the dead, bare witness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now the people who were with him when his voice came to Lazarus in the place of the dead, and gave him life again, had been talking about it.
- Basic English Bible

The crowd therefore that was with him bore witness because he had called Lazarus out of the tomb, and raised him from among [the] dead.
- Darby Bible

The people therefore that were with him when he called Lazarus out of his grave, and raised him from the dead, bore testimony.
- Webster's Bible

The large number of people, however, who had been present when He called Lazarus out of the tomb and brought him back to life, related what they had witnessed.
- Weymouth Bible

The multitude therefore that was with him when he called Lazarus out of the tomb, and raised him from the dead, was testifying about it.
- World English Bible

Therfor the puple bar witnessyng, that was with hym, whanne he clepide Lazarus fro the graue, and reiside hym fro deth.
- Wycliffe Bible

The multitude, therefore, who are with him, were testifying that he called Lazarus out of the tomb, and did raise him out of the dead;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 12:17


12:17 When he called Lazarus out of the tomb - How admirably does the apostle express, as well the greatness of the miracle, as the facility with which it was wrought! The easiness of the Scripture style on the most grand occurrences, is more sublime than all the pomp of orators.


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