John 3:14

And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up:

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And as Moses lifted vp the serpent in the wildernesse: euen so must the Sonne of man be lifted vp:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"As Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be lifted up;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up;
- American Standard Version (1901)

As the snake was lifted up by Moses in the waste land, even so it is necessary for the Son of man to be lifted up:
- Basic English Bible

And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, thus must the Son of man be lifted up,
- Darby Bible

And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up:
- Webster's Bible

And just as Moses lifted high the serpent in the Desert, so must the Son of Man be lifted up,
- Weymouth Bible

As Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be lifted up,
- World English Bible

And as Moises areride a serpent in desert, so it bihoueth mannys sone to be reisid,
- Wycliffe Bible

`And as Moses did lift up the serpent in the wilderness, so it behoveth the Son of Man to be lifted up,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 3:14


3:14 And as Moses - And even this single witness will soon be taken from you; yea, and in a most ignominious manner. #Num 21:8|,9.


People's Bible Notes for John 3:14


Joh 3:14,15 As Moses lifted up the serpent, etc. The reference is to Nu 21:4-9. As the bitten Israelites were healed by looking upon the brazen serpent lifted on high, so the world in sin, is saved by looking to Jesus lifted up upon the cross.

Discussion for John 3:14

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