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John 9:14

    John 9:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it was the sabbath day when Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it was the sabbath day when Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now it was the sabbath on the day when Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now the day on which the earth was mixed by Jesus and the man's eyes were made open was the Sabbath.

    Webster's Revision

    Now it was the sabbath on the day when Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes.

    World English Bible

    It was a Sabbath when Jesus made the mud and opened his eyes.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now it was the sabbath on the day when Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes.

    Definitions for John 9:14

    Sabbath - A rest; cessation from work.

    Clarke's Commentary on John 9:14

    It was the Sabbath - Some of the ancient rabbins taught, and they have been followed by some moderns, not much better skilled in physic than themselves, that the saliva is a cure for several disorders of the eyes; but the former held this to be contrary to the law, if applied on the Sabbath. See Lightfoot's Hor. Talm.

    Wesley's Notes on John 9:14

    9:14 Anointing the eyes - With any kind of medicine on the Sabbath, was particularly forbidden by the tradition of the elders.