John 7:40

“Many of the people therefore, when they heard this saying, said, Of a truth this is the Prophet.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Many of the people therefore, when they heard this saying, saide, Of a trueth this is the Prophet.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{Some} of the people therefore, when they heard these words, were saying, "This certainly is the Prophet."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

`Some' of the multitude therefore, when they heard these words, said, This is of a truth the prophet.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When these words came to their ears, some of the people said, This is certainly the prophet.
- Basic English Bible

[Some] out of the crowd therefore, having heard this word, said, This is truly the prophet.
- Darby Bible

Many of the people therefore, when they heard this saying, said, In truth this is the Prophet.
- Webster's Bible

After listening to these discourses, some of the crowd began to say, "This is beyond doubt the Prophet."
- Weymouth Bible

Many of the multitude therefore, when they heard these words, said, "This is truly the prophet."
- World English Bible

Therfor of that cumpanye, whanne thei hadden herd these wordis of hym, thei seiden, This is verili a prophete.
- Wycliffe Bible

Many, therefore out of the multitude, having heard the word, said, `This is truly the Prophet;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 7:40


7:40 The prophet - Whom we expect to be the forerunner of the Messiah.


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