John 19:17

“And he bearing his cross went forth into a place called the place of a skull, which is called in the Hebrew Golgotha:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he bearing his crosse, went foorth into a place called the place of a skull, which is called in the Hebrewe, Golgotha:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They took Jesus, therefore, and He went out, bearing His own cross, to the place called the Place of a Skull, which is called in Hebrew, Golgotha.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They took Jesus therefore: and he went out, bearing the cross for himself, unto the place called The place of a skull, which is called in Hebrew, Golgotha:
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he went out with his cross on him to the place which is named Dead Man's Head (in Hebrew, Golgotha):
- Basic English Bible

And he went out, bearing his cross, to the place called [place] of a skull, which is called in Hebrew, Golgotha;
- Darby Bible

And he bearing his cross went forth into a place called the place of a skull, which is called in the Hebrew, Golgotha:
- Webster's Bible

and He went out carrying His own cross, to the place called Skull-place--or, in Hebrew, Golgotha--
- Weymouth Bible

He went out, bearing his cross, to the place called "The Place of a Skull," which is called in Hebrew, "Golgotha,"
- World English Bible

And he bar to hym silf a cros, and wente out in to that place, that is seid of Caluarie, in Ebreu Golgatha;
- Wycliffe Bible

and bearing his cross, he went forth to the place called [Place] of a Skull, which is called in Hebrew Golgotha;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 19:17


19:17 Bearing his cross - Not the whole cross, (for that was too large and heavy,) but the transverse beam of it, to which his hands were afterward fastened. This they used to make the person to be executed carry. #Mt 27:31|; Mr 15:20; Lu 23:26.


People's Bible Notes for John 19:17


Joh 19:17-30 For notes on the Crucifixion, see Mt 27:33-66. Compare Mr 15:22-47 Lu 23:33-46. I note some additional features given by John.

Discussion for John 19:17

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