John 8:27

“They understood not that he spake to them of the Father.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They vnderstood not that hee spake to them of the Father.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They did not realize that He had been speaking to them about the Father.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They perceived not that he spake to them of the Father.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They did not see that his words were about the Father.
- Basic English Bible

They knew not that he spoke to them of the Father.
- Darby Bible

They understood not that he spoke to them concerning the Father.
- Webster's Bible

They did not perceive that He was speaking to them of the Father.
- Weymouth Bible

They didn't understand that he spoke to them about the Father.
- World English Bible

And thei knewen not, that he clepide his fadir God.
- Wycliffe Bible

They knew not that of the Father he spake to them;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 8:27


8:27 They understood not - That by him that sent him he meant God the Father. Therefore in #John 8:28|,29 he speaks plainly of the Father, and again claims the Divine name, I AM.


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