John 8:6

 

“This they said, tempting him, that they might have to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground, as though he heard them not.”

King James Version (KJV)

 

 

Other Translations of John 8:6

“This they said, tempting him, that they might haue to accuse him. But Iesus stouped downe, and with his finger wrote on the ground as though he heard them not.”
King James Version (1611) - View original scan of John chapter 8
 

“They were saying this, testing Him, so that they might have grounds for accusing Him. But Jesus stooped down and with His finger wrote on the ground.”
New American Standard Version (1995)
 

“And this they said, trying him, that they might have `whereof' to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground.”
American Standard Version (1901)
 

“They said this, testing him, so that they might have something against him. But Jesus, with his head bent down, made letters on the floor with his finger.”
Basic English Bible
 

“But this they said proving him, that they might have [something] to accuse him [of]. But Jesus, having stooped down, wrote with his finger on the ground.”
Darby Bible
 

“And this they said tempting him, that they might accuse him. But Jesus bowing himself down, wrote with his finger on the ground. ”
Douay Rheims Bible
 

“This they said, tempting him, that they might have to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground, as though he heard them not. ”
Webster's Bible
 

“They asked this in order to put Him to the test, so that they might have some charge to bring against Him. But Jesus leant forward and began to write with His finger on the ground.”
Weymouth Bible
 

“They said this testing him, that they might have something to accuse him of. But Jesus stooped down, and wrote on the ground with his finger.”
World English Bible
 

“And thei seiden this thing temptynge hym, that thei myyten accuse hym. And Jhesus bowide hym silf doun, and wroot with his fyngur in the erthe.”
Wycliffe Bible
 

“and this they said, trying him, that they might have to accuse him. And Jesus, having stooped down, with the finger he was writing on the ground,”
Youngs Literal Bible
 


 

Erika Booker's comment on 2015-08-29 17:05:21:

Jesus wrote let he who is with out sin cast the first stone. John 8-7. After He stood up, He then ask them the question. The conviction of there sin, made the stones fall to the ground, Jesus opened there understanding

 

Michele's comment on 2014-08-24 22:09:55:

Do you think that whatever Jesus was writing in the sand could 've convicted the Pharisees of their sins? Example If Jesus was writing their secret sins of their hearts

 


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