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John 7:42

    John 7:42 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

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

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Has not the scripture said, That Christ comes of the seed of David, and out of the town of Bethlehem, where David was?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Hath not the scripture said that the Christ cometh of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

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

    Webster's Revision

    Hath not the scripture said that the Christ cometh of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?

    World English Bible

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

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Hath not the scripture said that the Christ cometh of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?

    Definitions for John 7:42

    Scripture - That which is written; book; letter.

    Clarke's Commentary on John 7:42

    Where David was? - That is, where he was born, 1 Samuel 16:1, 1 Samuel 16:4, and where he was before he became king in Israel.

    Wesley's Notes on 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.