John 6:28

“Then said they unto him, What shall we do, that we might work the works of God?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then said they vnto him, What shall we doe, that we might worke the workes of God?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore they said to Him, "What shall we do, so that we may work the works of God?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They said therefore unto him, What must we do, that we may work the works of God?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then they said to him, How may we do the works of God?
- Basic English Bible

They said therefore to him, What should we do that we may work the works of God?
- Darby Bible

Then said they to him, What shall we do, that we may work the works of God?
- Webster's Bible

What are we to do, they asked, "in order to carry out the things that God requires?"
- Weymouth Bible

They said therefore to him, "What must we do, that we may work the works of God?"
- World English Bible

Therfor thei seiden to hym, What schulen we do, that we worche the werkis of God?
- Wycliffe Bible

They said therefore unto him, `What may we do that we may work the works of God?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 6:28


6:28 The works of God - Works pleasing to God.


People's Bible Notes for John 6:28


Joh 6:28 What shall we do, that we might work the works of God? These seekers of Christ are eager for more information. He had bidden them work for the food of eternal life. What works then shall they do that they may please God and receive the divine gift?

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