John 19:23

“Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took his garments, and made four parts, to every soldier a part; and also his coat: now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then the souldiers, when they had crucified Iesus, tooke his garments, (and made foure parts, to euery souldier a part) and also his coat: Now the coate was without seame, wouen from the top thorowout.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took His outer garments and made four parts, a part to every soldier and {also} the tunic; now the tunic was seamless, woven in one piece.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The soldiers therefore, when they had crucified Jesus, took his garments and made four parts, to every soldier a part; and also the coat: now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when Jesus was nailed to the cross, the men of the army took his clothing, and made a division of it into four parts, to every man a part, and they took his coat: now the coat was without a join, made out of one bit of cloth.
- Basic English Bible

The soldiers therefore, when they had crucified Jesus, took his clothes, and made four parts, to each soldier a part, and the body-coat; but the body-coat was seamless, woven through the whole from the top.
- Darby Bible

Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took his garments, and made four parts, to every soldier a part; and also his coat: now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout.
- Webster's Bible

So the soldiers, as soon as they had crucified Jesus, took His garments, including His tunic, and divided them into four parts--one part for each soldier. The tunic was without seam, woven from the top in one piece.
- Weymouth Bible

Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took his garments and made four parts, to every soldier a part; and also the coat. Now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout.
- World English Bible

Therfor the knyytis whanne thei hadden crucified hym, token hise clothis, and maden foure partis, to ech knyyt a part, and a coot. And the coot was without seem, and wouun al aboute.
- Wycliffe Bible

The soldiers, therefore, when they did crucify Jesus, took his garments, and made four parts, to each soldier a part, also the coat, and the coat was seamless, from the top woven throughout,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 19:23


19:23 The vesture - The upper garment.


Discussion for John 19

  • Douglas G Wells
    All of this should of happen to set people free from sin. From then do today until Christ setts his kingdom on new Earth and new Heaven
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 19:19 AND PILATE WROTE A TITLE AND PU IT ON THE CROSS AND THE WRITING WAS JESUS OF NAZARETH THE KING OF THE JEWS 1 CORINTHIANS 1:17 FOR CHRIST SENT ME NOT TO BAPTIZE BUT TO PREACH THE GOSPEL NOT WITH WISDOM OF WORDS LEST THE CROSS OF CHRIST SHOULD BE MADE OF NONE EFFECT 1:18 FOR THE PREACHING OF THE CROSS IS TO THEM THAT PERISH FOOLISHNESS BUT UNTO US WHICH ARE SAVED IT IS THE POWER OF GOD
  • Irene123
    V. 26 - in the back 'comments' pg. it has been noted that the disciple whom Jesus loved was - somebody's - nephew. This is what is meant by - "wrest - to their destruction"
  • Irene123
    People just don't understand about Sun. worship: it's not a DAY we worship, it's the PRACTILITY of Sunday: a LOT of people don't work at their jobs on Sun. Phariseeism, narrow mindedness, self-righteousness. Sunday is just common sense. Saturday is fine with us for folks who worship on that day; it's not the day one worships, it's WHO. Outside of the cup is beautiful, but ........
  • Irene123
    V. 21 - "Chief Priests of the Jews", said write I Am; Ex.3: 6,14; Jn. 18:5-6. Interesting - that the priests didn't realize who He was or what they said. In Jn. 19:21 -- they SAID Jesus was - God - and didn't even realize it. Matt. 23:15
  • Ivy Patterson
    JESUS IS SO REAL! It also show no matter how Good you, mans thoughts are nothing we should aim to please GOD NOT MAN GOD IS GREATER THAN
    MAN! HE DIED FOR US YET ARE WE GRATEFUL AMEN
    IN JESUS MIGHTY NAME BLOOD

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