John 7:46

“The officers answered, Never man spake like this man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The officers answered, Neuer man spake like this man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The officers answered, "Never has a man spoken the way this man speaks."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The officers answered, Never man so spake.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The servants made answer, No man ever said things like this man.
- Basic English Bible

The officers answered, Never man spoke thus, as this man [speaks].
- Darby Bible

The officers answered, Never man spoke like this man.
- Webster's Bible

No mere man has ever spoken as this man speaks, said the officers.
- Weymouth Bible

The officers answered, "No man ever spoke like this man!"
- World English Bible

The mynystris answeriden, Neuere man spak so, as this man spekith.
- Wycliffe Bible

The officers answered, `Never so spake man -- as this man.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for John 7:46


Joh 7:46 Never man spake like this man. The only answer the officers could make to the demand why they had not carried out orders was, "Man never spake like this man". The multitude had not overawed them, but the words of Christ.

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