John 5:6

“When Jesus saw him lie, and knew that he had been now a long time in that case, he saith unto him, Wilt thou be made whole?

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When Iesus saw him lie, & knew that hee had beene now a long time in that case, he sayth vnto him, Wilt thou be made whole?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When Jesus saw him lying {there,} and knew that he had already been a long time {in that condition,} He *said to him, "Do you wish to get well?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When Jesus saw him lying, and knew that he had been now a long time `in that case', he saith unto him, Wouldest thou be made whole?
- American Standard Version (1901)

When Jesus saw him there on the floor it was clear to him that he had been now a long time in that condition, and so he said to the man, Is it your desire to get well?
- Basic English Bible

Jesus seeing this [man] lying [there], and knowing that he was [in that state] now a great length of time, says to him, Wouldest thou become well?
- Darby Bible

When Jesus saw him lying, and knew that he had been now a long time in that case, he saith to him, Wilt thou be healed?
- Webster's Bible

Jesus saw him lying there, and knowing that he had been a long time in that condition, He asked him, "Do you wish to have health and strength?"
- Weymouth Bible

When Jesus saw him lying there, and knew that he had been sick for a long time, he asked him, "Do you want to be made well?"
- World English Bible

And whanne Jhesus hadde seyn hym liggynge, and hadde knowun, that he hadde myche tyme, he seith to hym, Wolt thou be maad hool?
- Wycliffe Bible

him Jesus having seen lying, and having known that he is already a long time, he saith to him, `Dost thou wish to become whole?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for John 5:6


Joh 5:6 Wilt thou be made whole? Jesus observed him and asked the question to arouse his attention.

Discussion for John 5:6

  • Futurelegend001 for verse 6
    When the lord seek one out for blessing..Then the christain should ever rejoice.
    In the multitude the lord saw this man
    Say:Lord seek me out for blessing among others
  • Jesus wanted the man to pay attention. for him to receive healing, he had to focus on Jesus only.
  • Farzana for verse 6
    jesus came for healing
    so whereever he sees these kinds of people he always stays there n hear them
    cos that was his mission for us

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