John 7:42

“Hath not the scripture said, That Christ cometh of the seed of David, and out of the town of Bethlehem, where David was?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Hath not the Scripture saide, that Christ commeth of the seede of Dauid, and out of the towne of Bethlehem, where Dauid was?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Has not the Scripture said that the Christ comes from the descendants of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Hath not the scripture said that the Christ cometh of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not the Writings say that the Christ comes of the seed of David and from Beth-lehem, the little town where David was?
- Basic English Bible

Has not the scripture said that the Christ comes of the seed of David, and from the village of Bethlehem, where David was?
- Darby Bible

Hath not the scripture said, That Christ cometh from the seed of David, and out of the town of Bethlehem, where David was?
- Webster's Bible

Has not the Scripture declared that the Christ is to come of the family of David and from Bethlehem, David's village?"
- Weymouth Bible

Hasn't the Scripture said that the Christ comes of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?"
- World English Bible

Whether the scripture seith not, that of the seed of Dauid, and of the castel of Bethleem, where Dauid was, Crist cometh?
- Wycliffe Bible

Did not the Writing say, that out of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem -- the village where David was -- the Christ doth come?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 7:42


7:42 From Bethlehem - And how could they forget that Jesus was born there? Had not Herod given them terrible reason to remember it? #Micah 5:2|.


People's Bible Notes for John 7:42


Joh 7:42 The seed of David. See Isa 11:1 Jer 23:5 Ps 89:36.

Discussion for John 7:42

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