John 13:5

“After that he poureth water into a bason, and began to wash the disciples' feet, and to wipe them with the towel wherewith he was girded.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

After that, he powreth water into a bason, and beganne to wash the disciples feete, and to wipe them with the towell wherewith he was girded.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then He *poured water into the basin, and began to wash the disciples' feet and to wipe them with the towel with which He was girded.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then he poureth water into the basin, and began to wash the disciples' feet, and to wipe them with the towel wherewith he was girded.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then he put water into a basin and was washing the feet of the disciples and drying them with the cloth which was round him.
- Basic English Bible

then he pours water into the washhand basin, and began to wash the feet of the disciples, and to wipe them with the linen towel with which he was girded.
- Darby Bible

After that, he poured water into a basin, and began to wash the disciples feet, and to wipe them with the towel with which he was girded.
- Webster's Bible

Then He poured water into a basin, and proceeded to wash the feet of the disciples and to wipe them with the towel which He had put round Him.
- Weymouth Bible

Then he poured water into the basin, and began to wash the disciples' feet, and to wipe them with the towel that was wrapped around him.
- World English Bible

And aftirward he putte watir in to a basyn, and biganne to waische the disciplis feet, and to wipe with the lynnen cloth, with which he was gird.
- Wycliffe Bible

afterward he putteth water into the basin, and began to wash the feet of his disciples, and to wipe with the towel with which he was being girded.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 13:5


13:5 Into the basin - A large vessel was usually placed for this very purpose, wherever the Jews supped.


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