John 7:30

“Then they sought to take him: but no man laid hands on him, because his hour was not yet come.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then they sought to take him: but no man laid hands on him, because his houre was not yet come.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So they were seeking to seize Him; and no man laid his hand on Him, because His hour had not yet come.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They sought therefore to take him: and no man laid his hand on him, because his hour was not yet come.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then they had a desire to take him: but no man put hands on him because his hour was still to come.
- Basic English Bible

They sought therefore to take him; and no one laid his hand upon him, because his hour had not yet come.
- Darby Bible

Then they sought to take him: but no man laid hands on him, because his hour was not yet come.
- Webster's Bible

On hearing this they wanted to arrest Him; yet not a hand was laid on Him, because His time had not yet come.
- Weymouth Bible

They sought therefore to take him; but no one laid a hand on him, because his hour had not yet come.
- World English Bible

Therfor thei souyten to take hym, and no man sette on hym hoondis, for his our cam not yit.
- Wycliffe Bible

They were seeking, therefore, to seize him, and no one laid the hand on him, because his hour had not yet come,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 7:30


7:30 His hour - The time of his suffering.


People's Bible Notes for John 7:30


Joh 7:30 They sought to take him. "They of Jerusalem" angered because he said they did not know God. This was the attempt of a mob, not an official act.

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