John 12:23

“And Jesus answered them, saying, The hour is come, that the Son of man should be glorified.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iesus answered them, saying, The houre is come, that the Sonne of man should be glorified.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Jesus *answered them, saying, "The hour has come for the Son of Man to be glorified.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jesus answereth them, saying, The hour is come, that the Son of man should be glorified.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Jesus said to them in answer, The hour of the glory of the Son of man has come.
- Basic English Bible

But Jesus answered them saying, The hour is come that the Son of man should be glorified.
- Darby Bible

And Jesus answered them, saying, The hour is come, that the Son of man should be glorified.
- Webster's Bible

His answer was, "The time has come for the Son of Man to be glorified.
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus answered them, "The time has come for the Son of Man to be glorified.
- World English Bible

And Jhesus answerde `to hem, and seide, The our cometh, that mannus sone be clarified.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Jesus responded to them, saying, `The hour hath come that the Son of Man may be glorified;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 12:23


12:23 The hour is come that the Son of man should be glorified - With the Father and in the sight of every creature. But he must suffer first.


People's Bible Notes for John 12:23


Joh 12:23 The hour is come, that the Son of man should be glorified. The answer of Christ may have been to Philip and Andrew, and the Greeks may have heard and understood it. The substance is that the time of his glorification had come and that glorification would draw all men, Greek, Gentiles as well as Jews, to him.

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