John 6:2

“And a great multitude followed him, because they saw his miracles which he did on them that were diseased.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And a great multitude followed him, because they saw his miracles which hee did on them that were diseased.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A large crowd followed Him, because they saw the signs which He was performing on those who were sick.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And a great multitude followed him, because they beheld the signs which he did on them that were sick.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And a great number of people went after him because they saw the signs which he did on those who were ill.
- Basic English Bible

and a great crowd followed him, because they saw the signs which he wrought upon the sick.
- Darby Bible

And a great multitude followed him, because they saw his miracles which he performed on them that were diseased.
- Webster's Bible

A vast multitude followed Him, because they witnessed the miracles on the sick which He was constantly performing.
- Weymouth Bible

A great multitude followed him, because they saw his signs which he did on those who were sick.
- World English Bible

And a greet multitude suede hym; for thei sayn the tokenes, that he dide on hem that weren sijke.
- Wycliffe Bible

and there was following him a great multitude, because they were seeing his signs that he was doing on the ailing;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for John 6:2


Joh 6:2-13 And a great multitude followed him. The miracle of the Feeding of the Five Thousand, which follows, is the only miracle of the Savior recorded by all the four Gospels. It is found in Mt 14:13-21 Mr 6:30-44 Lu 9:10-17 From a comparison of the accounts we learn that it took place after the death of John the Baptist, and hence as late as the third year of our Lord's ministry. We gain from John the information that it occurred near the passover, that is, in the early spring, about one year before the death of the Savior.

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