Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

Jesus answered him, "You do not understand what I am doing, but you will later on."

New American Standard Bible

Jesus answered and said to him, “What I do you do not realize now, but you will understand hereafter.”

King James Version

Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know hereafter.

Holman Bible

Jesus answered him, “What I’m doing you don’t understand now, but afterward you will know.”

International Standard Version

Jesus answered him, "You don't realize now what I'm doing, but later on you'll understand."

A Conservative Version

Jesus answered and said to him, What I do thou do not know now, but thou will understand after these things.

American Standard Version

Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do thou knowest not now; but thou shalt understand hereafter.

Amplified

Jesus replied to him, “You do not realize now what I am doing, but you will [fully] understand it later.”

Anderson New Testament

Jesus answered and said to him: What I am doing you know not now, but you will know here after.

Bible in Basic English

And Jesus, answering, said to him, What I do is not clear to you now, but it will be clear to you in time to come.

Common New Testament

Jesus answered him, "You do not realize now what I am doing, but later you will understand."

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jesus answered him, you don't at present comprehend what I am about: but hereafter you shall.

Darby Translation

Jesus answered and said to him, What I do thou dost not know now, but thou shalt know hereafter.

Godbey New Testament

Jesus responded and said to him, What I do you know not now; but shall understand hereafter.

Goodspeed New Testament

Jesus answered, "You cannot understand now what I am doing, but you will learn by and by."

John Wesley New Testament

Jesus answered and said to him, What I do, thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know hereafter.

Julia Smith Translation

Jesus answered and said to him, What I do thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know after these.

King James 2000

Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do you know not now; but you shall know hereafter.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Jesus answered and said to him, "What I am doing you do not understand now, but you will understand after these [things]."

Modern King James verseion

Jesus answered and said to him, You do not know what I do now, but you shall know hereafter.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Jesus answered and said unto him, "What I do, thou knowest not now, but thou shalt know hereafter."

Moffatt New Testament

Jesus answered him, "You do not understand just now what I am doing, but you will understand it later on."

Montgomery New Testament

Jesus answered him, "What I am doing you do not understand now, but you will understand it later."

NET Bible

Jesus replied, "You do not understand what I am doing now, but you will understand after these things."

New Heart English Bible

Jesus answered him, "You do not know what I am doing now, but you will understand later."

Noyes New Testament

Jesus answered and said to him, What I do thou knowest not now, but thou wilt know hereafter.

Sawyer New Testament

Jesus answered and said to him, What I do you know not now, but you shall know hereafter.

The Emphasized Bible

Jesus answered, and said unto him - What, I, am doing, thou, knowest not, as yet; howbeit, thou shalt got to know, hereafter.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Jesus answered and said to him, What I am doing thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know hereafter.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"You do not understand now what I am doing," replied Jesus, "but you will learn by and by."

Webster

Jesus answered and said to him, What I do thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know hereafter.

Weymouth New Testament

"What I am doing," answered Jesus, "for the present you do not know, but afterwards you shall know."

Williams New Testament

Jesus answered him, "You do not now understand what I am doing, but by-and-by you will learn."

World English Bible

Jesus answered him, "You don't know what I am doing now, but you will understand later."

Worrell New Testament

Jesus answered, and said to him, "What I am doing you know not now; but you shall know hereafter."

Worsley New Testament

Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do thou dost not now understand, but thou shalt know hereafter.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jesus answered and said to him, 'That which I do thou hast not known now, but thou shalt know after these things;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824


Usage: 0

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

I
ἐγώ 
Ego 
I, my, me, not tr
Usage: 174

do
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

thou
σύ 
Su 
thou
Usage: 132

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

now
ἄρτι 
Arti 
Usage: 21

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

thou shalt know
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 13:7

Images John 13:7

Prayers for John 13:7

Context Readings

Jesus Washes His Disciples' Feet

6 He came to Simon Peter, who said to Him, "Lord, are you going to wash my feet, [too]?" 7 Jesus answered him, "You do not understand what I am doing, but you will later on." 8 Peter said to Him, "[No], you will never wash my feet." Jesus replied to him, "If I do not wash you, you will not be able to participate with me [i.e., as a disciple]."


Cross References

John 12:16

His disciples did not understand these things at first, but after Jesus received splendor [in heaven], then they remembered that these things had been written about Him [in Scripture] and that people had done such things to Him.

John 12:16-25

His disciples did not understand these things at first, but after Jesus received splendor [in heaven], then they remembered that these things had been written about Him [in Scripture] and that people had done such things to Him.

John 12:16

His disciples did not understand these things at first, but after Jesus received splendor [in heaven], then they remembered that these things had been written about Him [in Scripture] and that people had done such things to Him.

John 12:16

His disciples did not understand these things at first, but after Jesus received splendor [in heaven], then they remembered that these things had been written about Him [in Scripture] and that people had done such things to Him.

John 12:16

His disciples did not understand these things at first, but after Jesus received splendor [in heaven], then they remembered that these things had been written about Him [in Scripture] and that people had done such things to Him.

John 12:16-3

His disciples did not understand these things at first, but after Jesus received splendor [in heaven], then they remembered that these things had been written about Him [in Scripture] and that people had done such things to Him.

John 13:10-12

Jesus replied to him, "The person who has already had a bath is completely clean and does not need to wash anything but his feet. And you disciples are [already] clean [i.e., spiritually], but not every one of you."

John 13:36

Simon Peter said to Jesus, "Lord, where are you going?" Jesus answered, "You cannot follow me where I am going now, but you will [be able to] follow later."

John 14:26

But the Helper, that is, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name [i.e., by my authority] will teach you everything. And He will remind you of everything that I [have] said to you.

James 5:7-11

So, be patient, brothers, until the Lord comes. Look, the farmer waits for his land to produce the valuable crop and is patient with it until it receives the fall and spring rains.

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