John 2:21

“But he spake of the temple of his body.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for John 2:21

But he spake of the temple of his body.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But He was speaking of the temple of His body.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But he spake of the temple of his body.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But his words were about that holy building which was his body.
- Basic English Bible

But *he* spoke of the temple of his body.
- Darby Bible

But he spoke of the temple of his body.
- Webster's Bible

But He was speaking of the Sanctuary of His body.
- Weymouth Bible

But he spoke of the temple of his body.
- World English Bible

But he seide of the temple of his bodi.
- Wycliffe Bible

but he spake concerning the sanctuary of his body;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for John 2:21

Wesley's Notes for John 2:21


2:19 This temple - Doubtless pointing, while he spoke, to his body, the temple and habitation of the Godhead.

2:20 Forty and six years - Just so many years before the time of this conversation, Herod the Great had begun his most magnificent reparation of the temple, (one part after another,) which he continued all his life, and which was now going on, and was continued thirty - six years longer, till within six or seven years of the destruction of the state, city, and temple by the Romans.

2:22 They believed the scripture, and the word which Jesus had said - Concerning his resurrection.

2:23 Many believed - That he was a teacher sent from God.


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