John 9:4



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"We must work the works of Him who sent Me as long as it is day; night is coming when no one can work.

King James Version

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.

Holman Bible

We must do the works of Him who sent Me while it is day. Night is coming when no one can work.

International Standard Version

I must do the work of the one who sent me while it is day. Night is approaching, when no one can work.

A Conservative Version

I must work the works of him who sent me while it is day. Night comes when no man can work.

American Standard Version

We must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.

Amplified

We must work the works of Him Who sent Me and be busy with His business while it is daylight; night is coming on, when no man can work.

An Understandable Version

While it is still daytime we must perform the acts of God, who sent me. Nighttime is coming, when no one can act.

Anderson New Testament

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day; the night comes, when no man can work.

Bible in Basic English

While it is day we have to do the works of him who sent me: the night comes when no work may be done.

Common New Testament

we must work the works of him who sent me, while it is day. Night is coming, when no one can work.

Daniel Mace New Testament

I must perform the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night is coming, when no man can work.

Darby Translation

I must work the works of him that has sent me while it is day. The night is coming, when no one can work.

Godbey New Testament

It behooveth us to work the works of Him that sent us, while it is day: the night comes, when no one is able to work.

Goodspeed New Testament

We must carry on the work of him who has sent me while the daylight lasts. Night is coming, when no one can do any work.

John Wesley New Testament

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day; the night is coming, when no man can work.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

It is expedient that I do the works of him that sent me while it is day; the night comes, when no one can work.

Julia Smith Translation

I must work the works of him having sent me, while it is day: night comes, when none can work.

King James 2000

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night comes, when no man can work.

Lexham Expanded Bible

It is necessary [for] us to do the deeds of the one who sent me while it is day; night is coming, when no one can work!

Modern King James verseion

I must work the works of Him who sent Me, while it is day. Night comes when no man can work.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day. The night cometh, when no man can work.

Moffatt New Testament

While daylight lasts, we must be busy with the work of God: night comes, when no one can do any work.

Montgomery New Testament

"I must work the works of him that sent me while it is day; night is coming, when no man can work.

NET Bible

We must perform the deeds of the one who sent me as long as it is daytime. Night is coming when no one can work.

New Heart English Bible

We must work the works of him who sent me, while it is day. The night is coming, when no one can work.

New simplified Bible

We must work the works of him that sent me while it is day. When the night comes no man can work.

Noyes New Testament

We must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day; the night is coming, when no one can work.

Sawyer New Testament

I must perform the works of him that sent me, while it is day; night comes when no man can work.

The Emphasized Bible

We must needs be working the works of him that sent me, while it is, day: There cometh a night, when, no one, can work.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night is coming, when no man can work.

Twentieth Century New Testament

We must do the work of him who sent me, while it is day; night is coming, when no one can work.

Webster

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh when no man can work.

Weymouth New Testament

We must do the works of Him who sent me while there is daylight. Night is coming on, when no one can work.

Williams New Testament

We must continue to do the works of Him who sent me while it is daylight. Night is coming when no one can do any work.

World English Bible

I must work the works of him who sent me, while it is day. The night is coming, when no one can work.

Worrell New Testament

We must work the works of Him Who sent Me, while it is day. Night is coming, when no one can work.

Worsley New Testament

I must perform the works of Him that sent me, while it is day: the night is coming, when no man can work.

Youngs Literal Translation

it behoveth me to be working the works of Him who sent me while it is day; night doth come, when no one is able to work: --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I
ἐμέ 
Eme 
me , I , my , myself
Usage: 26

δεῖ 
Dei 
must , ought , must needs , should , , vr ought
Usage: 72

ἐργάζομαι 
Ergazomai 
Usage: 28

the works
ἔργον 
Ergon 
Usage: 130

πέμπω 
Pempo 
Usage: 39

me
μέ 
me 
me , I , my , not tr
Usage: 122

ἕως 
heos 
till , unto , until , to , till 9 ,
Usage: 74

it is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is , are , was , be , have , not tr , , vr is
Usage: 585

day
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day , daily 9 , time , not tr ,
Usage: 287

the night
νύξ 
Nux 
Usage: 52

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come , go , , vr come
Usage: 424

ὅτε ὅτε ἥτε τοτε 
Hote 
when , while , as soon as , after that , after , that
Usage: 86

no man
οὐδείς 
Oudeis 
no man , nothing , none , no , any man , any , man , neither any man ,
Usage: 160

can
δύναμαι 
Dunamai 
can , cannot , be able , may , able ,
Usage: 140

References

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Images John 9:4

Context Readings

A Man Born Blind Is Given Sight

3 Jesus answered, "It was neither that this man sinned, nor his parents; but it was so that the works of God might be displayed in him. 4 "We must work the works of Him who sent Me as long as it is day; night is coming when no one can work. 5 "While I am in the world, I am the Light of the world."


Cross References

John 12:35

So Jesus said to them, "For a little while longer the Light is among you Walk while you have the Light, so that darkness will not overtake you; he who walks in the darkness does not know where he goes.

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might; for there is no activity or planning or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.

John 4:34

Jesus said to them, "My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to accomplish His work.

Galatians 6:10

So then, while we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who are of the household of the faith.

Isaiah 38:18-19

"For Sheol cannot thank You, Death cannot praise You; Those who go down to the pit cannot hope for Your faithfulness.

Luke 13:32-34

And He said to them, "Go and tell that fox, 'Behold, I cast out demons and perform cures today and tomorrow, and the third day I reach My goal.'

John 5:19

Therefore Jesus answered and was saying to them, "Truly, truly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of Himself, unless it is something He sees the Father doing; for whatever the Father does, these things the Son also does in like manner.

John 5:36

"But the testimony which I have is greater than the testimony of John; for the works which the Father has given Me to accomplish--the very works that I do--testify about Me, that the Father has sent Me.

John 10:32

Jesus answered them, "I showed you many good works from the Father; for which of them are you stoning Me?"

John 10:37

"If I do not do the works of My Father, do not believe Me;

John 11:9-10

Jesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours in the day? If anyone walks in the day, he does not stumble, because he sees the light of this world.

John 17:4

"I glorified You on the earth, having accomplished the work which You have given Me to do.

Acts 4:20

for we cannot stop speaking about what we have seen and heard."

Ephesians 5:16

making the most of your time, because the days are evil.

Colossians 4:5

Conduct yourselves with wisdom toward outsiders, making the most of the opportunity.

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