John 21:12

“Jesus saith unto them, Come and dine. And none of the disciples durst ask him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Iesus saith vnto them, Come, and dine. And none of the disciples durst aske him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Jesus *said to them, "Come {and} have breakfast. None of the disciples ventured to question Him, "Who are You?" knowing that it was the Lord."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jesus saith unto them, Come `and' break your fast. And none of the disciples durst inquire of him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Jesus said to them, Come and take some food. And all the disciples were in fear of putting the question, Who are you? being conscious that it was the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

Jesus says to them, Come [and] dine. But none of the disciples dared inquire of him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.
- Darby Bible

Jesus saith to them, Come and dine. And none of the disciples durst ask him, Who art thou? knowing that it was the Lord.
- Webster's Bible

Come this way and have breakfast, said Jesus. But not one of the disciples ventured to question Him as to who He was, for they felt sure that it was the Master.
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus said to them, "Come and eat breakfast." None of the disciples dared inquire of him, "Who are you?" knowing that it was the Lord.
- World English Bible

Jhesus seith to hem, Come ye, ete ye. And no man of hem that saten at the mete, durste axe hym, Who art thou, witinge that it is the Lord.
- Wycliffe Bible

Jesus saith to them, `Come ye, dine;' and none of the disciples was venturing to inquire of him, `Who art thou?' knowing that it is the Lord;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 21:12


21:12 Come ye and dine - Our Lord needed not food. And none presumed - To ask a needless question.


People's Bible Notes for John 21:12


Joh 21:12,13 And none . . . durst ask him, Who art thou? The disciples knew that it was the Lord, but there was something in his mien, his majesty, his altered appearance, that amazed them, filled them with awe, and prevented them from asking questions that they were curious to know.

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