Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The Jews then said, "It took forty-six years to build this temple, and will You raise it up in three days?"

King James Version

Then said the Jews, Forty and six years was this temple in building, and wilt thou rear it up in three days?

Holman Bible

Therefore the Jews said, "This sanctuary took 46 years to build, and will You raise it up in three days?"

International Standard Version

The Jewish leaders said, "This sanctuary has been under construction for 46 years, and you're going to rebuild it in three days?"

A Conservative Version

The Jews therefore said, This temple was forty-six years being built, and will thou raise it up in three days?

American Standard Version

The Jews therefore said, Forty and six years was this temple in building, and wilt thou raise it up in three days?

Amplified

Then the Jews replied, It took forty-six years to build this temple (sanctuary), and will You raise it up in three days?

An Understandable Version

But the Jews said, "It took forty-six years to build this Temple, and are you going to rebuild it in three days?"

Anderson New Testament

Then the Jews said to him: Forty and six years was this temple in building, and will you rebuild it in three days?

Bible in Basic English

The Jews said, The building of this Temple took forty-six years; and you will put it up in three days!

Common New Testament

The Jews then said, "It has taken forty-six years to build this temple, and will you raise it up in three days?"

Daniel Mace New Testament

to this said the Jews, forty and six years was this temple in building, and wilt thou rear it up in three days?

Darby Translation

The Jews therefore said, Forty and six years was this temple building, and thou wilt raise it up in three days?

Godbey New Testament

Then the Jews said, Forty and six years was this temple being built, and wilt thou rear it up in three days?

Goodspeed New Testament

The Jews said, "It has taken forty-six years to build this sanctuary, and are you going to raise it in three days?"

John Wesley New Testament

Then said the Jews, Forty and six years was this temple in building, and wilt thou raise it up in three days?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then said the Jews, This temple was forty-six years in building, and wilt thou raise it up in three days?

Julia Smith Translation

Then said the Jews, In forty-six years was this temple built, and wilt thou raise it up in three days?

King James 2000

Then said the Jews, Forty and six years was this temple in building, and will you raise it up in three days?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the Jews said, "This temple has been under construction forty-six years, and will you raise it up in three days?"

Modern King James verseion

Then the Jews said, This temple was forty-six years building, and will you rear it up in three days?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said the Jews, "Forty six years was this temple a building: and wilt thou raise it up in three days?"

Moffatt New Testament

"This sanctuary took forty-six years to build," the Jews retorted, "and you are going to raise it up in three days!"

Montgomery New Testament

The Jews retorted, "This Temple took forty-six years to build, and will you 'raise it in three days'?"

NET Bible

Then the Jewish leaders said to him, "This temple has been under construction for forty-six years, and are you going to raise it up in three days?"

New Heart English Bible

The Jewish leaders therefore said, "Forty-six years was this temple in building, and will you raise it up in three days?"

Noyes New Testament

Then said the Jews, Fortysix years was this temple in building; and wilt thou raise it up in three days?

Sawyer New Testament

Then the Jews said to him, Forty-six years was this temple being built, and will you raise it in three days?

The Emphasized Bible

The Jews, therefore, said - In forty and six years, was this shrine built. And, thou, in three days, wilt raise it!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then said the Jews, This temple has been forty-six years in building, and canst thou rear it up in three days?

Twentieth Century New Testament

"This Temple," replied the Jews, "has been forty-six years in building, and are you going to 'raise it in three days'?"

Webster

Then said the Jews, Forty and six years was this temple in building, and wilt thou rear it up in three days?

Weymouth New Testament

"It has taken forty-six years," replied the Jews, "to build this Sanctuary, and will you rebuild it in three days?"

Williams New Testament

Then the Jews retorted, "It took forty-six years to build this sanctuary, and you are going to raise it in three days!"

World English Bible

The Jews therefore said, "It took forty-six years to build this temple! Will you raise it up in three days?"

Worrell New Testament

The Jews, therefore, said, "In forty-six years this temple was built, and wilt Thou raise it up in three days?"

Worsley New Testament

Forty and six years has this temple been in building, and wilt thou raise it up in three days? but He spake of the temple of his body.

Youngs Literal Translation

The Jews, therefore, said, 'Forty and six years was this sanctuary building, and wilt thou in three days raise it up?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ἔπω 
Epo 
Usage: 824

the Jews
Ἰουδαῖος 
Ioudaios 
Usage: 190

τεσσαράκοντα 
Tessarakonta 
Usage: 22

and



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

ἕξ 
hex 
Usage: 11

ἔτος 
Etos 
Usage: 43

οἰκοδομέω 
Oikodomeo 
Usage: 22

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

ναός 
Naos 
Usage: 39

οἰκοδομέω 
Oikodomeo 
Usage: 22

ἐγείρω 
Egeiro 
Usage: 101

thou
σύ 
Su 
thou
Usage: 132

ἐγείρω 
Egeiro 
Usage: 101

it up

Usage: 0

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

τρεῖς τρία 
Treis 
Usage: 51

Devotionals

Devotionals containing John 2:20

Context Readings

Jesus Throws Merchants And Moneychangers Out Of The Temple Courtyard

19 Jesus answered them, "Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up." 20 The Jews then said, "It took forty-six years to build this temple, and will You raise it up in three days?" 21 But He was speaking of the temple of His body.





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