John 7:37

“In the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come unto me, and drink.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In the last day, that great day of the feast, Iesus stood, and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come vnto me, and drinke.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now on the last day, the great {day} of the feast, Jesus stood and cried out, saying, "If anyone is thirsty, let him come to Me and drink.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now on the last day, the great `day' of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come unto me and drink.
- American Standard Version (1901)

On the last day, the great day of the feast, Jesus got up and said in a loud voice, If any man is in need of drink let him come to me and I will give it to him.
- Basic English Bible

In the last, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried saying, If any one thirst, let him come to me and drink.
- Darby Bible

In the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirsteth, let him come to me, and drink.
- Webster's Bible

On the last day of the Festival--the great day--Jesus stood up and cried aloud. "Whoever is thirsty," He said, "let him come to me and drink.
- Weymouth Bible

Now on the last and greatest day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried out, "If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me and drink!
- World English Bible

But in the laste dai of the greet feeste, Jhesus stood, and criede, and seide, If ony man thirstith, come he to me, and drynke.
- Wycliffe Bible

And in the last, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, `If any one doth thirst, let him come unto me and drink;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 7:37


7:37 On the last, the great day of the feast - On this day there was the greatest concourse of people, and they were then wont to fetch water from the fountain of Siloam, which the priests poured out on the great altar, singing one to an other, With joy shall ye draw water from the wells of salvation. On this day likewise they commemorated God's miraculously giving water out of the rock, and offered up solemn prayers for seasonable rains.


People's Bible Notes for John 7:37


Joh 7:37 In the last day. Probably the eighth day, possibly the seventh. The eighth was a day of holy rest added to the seven days of the feast. If any man thirsteth, let him, etc. Jewish writers say that water was brought every day of the feast in a golden pitcher from the pool of Siloam and poured upon the altar. It is thought that it was when this water was poured out that Jesus cried out, and pointed to the living water.

Discussion for John 7:37

  • i would like to know the date this year that this verse refers to... what is the date of the last day of the great feast this year? i was filled with living water according to this scripture at around this time in 1982, and i would like to celebrate with my Lord in a special way this year. sincerely, arlene
  • Minister joshua for verse 37
    every last days is God day
  • At havenga for verse 37
    The full moon is a symbol off the church Jesus established 2000 years ago.On the day of the great feast Sukkot Jesus stood up and said the words in John 7v32.On 15 April there will be a bloody moon on Passover and 10 August a blood moon on Sukkot. Nothing will happened on that days. The blood moons is just a sign from God shown us on earth the persecution of the Church between 30ad and 70aD. The blood of Jesus and all the prophets and disciples that where killed for the sake of His Kigdom and church.
  • Claudia Adams1 for verse 37
    Witnessing to a Catholic friend who was trying to explain her feeling of having Jesus joy come up within her I thought this would make it as plain as could be for her to express

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