John 7:6

“Then Jesus said unto them, My time is not yet come: but your time is alway ready.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then Iesus said vnto them, My time is not yet come: but your time is alway ready.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Jesus *said to them, "My time is not yet here, but your time is always opportune.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jesus therefore saith unto them, My time is not yet come; but your time is always ready.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Jesus said to them, My time is still to come, but any time is good for you.
- Basic English Bible

Jesus therefore says to them, My time is not yet come, but your time is always ready.
- Darby Bible

Then Jesus said to them, My time is not yet come: but your time is always ready.
- Webster's Bible

My time, replied Jesus, "has not yet come, but for you any time is suitable.
- Weymouth Bible

Jesus therefore said to them, "My time has not yet come, but your time is always ready.
- World English Bible

Therfor Jhesus seith to hem, My tyme cam not yit, but youre tyme is euermore redi.
- Wycliffe Bible

Jesus, therefore, saith to them, `My time is not yet present, but your time is always ready;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 7:6


7:6 Jesus saith, Your time is always ready - This or any time will suit you.


People's Bible Notes for John 7:6


Joh 7:6 My time is not yet come. For the full manifestation of himself. This require his death and resurrection.

Discussion for John 7

  • Ray321
    3 I am verily a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, and taught according to the perfect manner of the law of the fathers, and was zealous toward God, as ye all are this day. 13 For ye have heard of my conversation in time past in the Jews' religion, how that beyond measure I persecuted the church of God, and wasted it:
  • Insight777
    V24 proves physical cutting means nothing. Jesus does not cut flesh and does not teach it.
    Paul however continues to circumcise to establish the adherence to Jewish law as the example of the Jewish woman that had a son with a Greek man. Paul does not follow the example of behavior that Jesus established. Paul is a Jew first, Christian second. Acts 16:3
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    If any man thirst, let him come unto me, and drink. Yes, Lord, I thirst of you daily. Give me to drink from the spring of living waters.
  • A disciple
    "After these things Jesus walked in Galilee: for he would not walk in Jewry, because the Jews sought to kill him." The hostile and hateful who oppose and contradict Jesus and any and all who love Jesus; would love it to be fighting and quarreling with us all the time, and wasting our time! But we have to know when its time to let men have their own ways, and leave them alone.
  • Sparrow1950
    Probably, if they were practicing Jews and did it 8 days after birth according to laws.
  • Lu2677
    Thanks for posting Luke 2:21. I repent of saying,"scripture does not tell us if Mary and Joseph circumcised their children. It is important to repent when scripture corrects us when we err. Or God will reprove us and call us a liar. He doesn't take is lightly when we speak untruth. I don't want him to call me a liar, do you want him to call you a liar? A question for all to consider.

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