Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

And there was a lot of grumbling concerning him among the crowds; some were saying, "He is a good [man]," but others were saying, "No, but he deceives the crowd."

New American Standard Bible

There was much grumbling among the crowds concerning Him; some were saying, "He is a good man"; others were saying, "No, on the contrary, He leads the people astray."

King James Version

And there was much murmuring among the people concerning him: for some said, He is a good man: others said, Nay; but he deceiveth the people.

Holman Bible

And there was a lot of discussion about Him among the crowds. Some were saying, "He's a good man." Others were saying, "No, on the contrary, He's deceiving the people."

International Standard Version

And there was a great deal of discussion about him among the crowds. Some were saying, "He is a good man," while others were saying, "No, he is deceiving the crowds!"

A Conservative Version

And there was much murmuring among the multitudes about him. Some said, He is a good man, others said, No, but he leads the multitude astray.

American Standard Version

And there was much murmuring among the multitudes concerning him: some said, He is a good man; others said, Not so, but he leadeth the multitude astray.

Amplified

And there was among the mass of the people much whispered discussion and hot disputing about Him. Some were saying, He is good! [He is a good Man!] Others said, No, He misleads and deceives the people [gives them false ideas]!

An Understandable Version

And there was much whispering about Him among the crowds. Some were saying, "He is a good man," [but] others said, "No [he is not], he is [just] deceiving the crowd."

Anderson New Testament

And there was much murmuring among the multitudes concerning him. Some said: He is a good man. Others said: No; but he deceives the multitude.

Bible in Basic English

And there was much discussion about him among the mass of the people. Some said, He is a good man; but others said, No, he is giving people false ideas.

Common New Testament

And there was much complaining among the people about him. Some said, "He is a good man"; others said, "No, on the contrary, he deceives the people."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and the people were much divided about him: for some said, he is a good man: others said, not at all; but he seduces the people.

Darby Translation

And there was much murmuring concerning him among the crowds. Some said, He is a good man; others said, No; but he deceives the crowd.

Godbey New Testament

And there was much murmuring in the crowd concerning Him: some indeed were saying, That He is good; others were saying, No, but He deceives the multitude.

Goodspeed New Testament

and there was a great deal of muttering about him among the crowds, some saying that he was a good man, and others that he was not, but was imposing on the people.

John Wesley New Testament

And there was much murmuring among the multitude concerning him: for some said, He is a good man; others said, Nay; but he seduceth the people.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And there was much murmuring among the people concerning him, for some said, He is a good man; others said, No, but he deceives the people.

Julia Smith Translation

And much murmuring was for him in the crowds: some truly said, That he is good: and others said, No; but he deceives the crowd.

King James 2000

And there was much murmuring among the people concerning him: for some said, He is a good man: others said, Nay; but he deceives the people.

Modern King James verseion

And there was much murmuring among the crowd concerning Him, for some said, He is a good man; others said, No, but he deceives the crowd.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And much murmuring was there of him among the people. Some said, "He is good." Others said, "Nay, but he deceiveth the people."

Moffatt New Testament

And the crowd disputed about him hotly; some said, "He is a good man," but others said, "No, he is misleading the people."

Montgomery New Testament

and there was much disputing about him among the crowd. Some would say, "He is a good man." Others. "No! he is misleading the people." "While I was with them I kept them by the power of thy name which thou hast given me. I guarded them, and none of them was lost except the son of perdition, that the Scripture might be fulfilled.

NET Bible

There was a lot of grumbling about him among the crowds. Some were saying, "He is a good man," but others, "He deceives the common people."

New Heart English Bible

There was much murmuring among the crowds concerning him. Some said, "He is a good man." Others said, "Not so, but he leads the crowd astray."

Noyes New Testament

And there was much debating among the multitude concerning him. Some said, He is a good man; others said, Nay, but he deceiveth the multitude.

Sawyer New Testament

And there was much complaining concerning him among the multitude; some said, He is a good man; others said, No; but he deceives the people.

The Emphasized Bible

and there was great, murmuring, about him among the multitudes: some, indeed, were saying - Good, is he! but, others, were saying - Not so! but he is leading the multitude astray.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And there was a great murmur concerning him among the multitude: some said, Surely he is a good man: others said, No; he only deceiveth the people.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And there were many whispers about him among the people, some saying 'He is a good man;' others: 'No! he is leading the people astray.'

Webster

And there was much murmuring among the people concerning him: for some said, He is a good man: others said, No; but he deceiveth the people.

Weymouth New Testament

Among the mass of the people there was much muttered debate about Him. Some said, "He is a good man." Others said, "Not so: he is imposing on the people."

Williams New Testament

And there was a great deal of grumbling about Him among the crowds, some saying that He was a good man, and others that He was not, but was misleading the masses.

World English Bible

There was much murmuring among the multitudes concerning him. Some said, "He is a good man." Others said, "Not so, but he leads the multitude astray."

Worrell New Testament

And there was much murmuring about Him among the multitudes: some were saying, "He is a good Man;" others were saying, "Nay, but He is misleading the multitude."

Worsley New Testament

And there was much murmuring among the people concerning Him: for some said, He is a good man; others said, No: He deceiveth the people.

Youngs Literal Translation

and there was much murmuring about him among the multitudes, some indeed said -- 'He is good;' and others said, 'No, but he leadeth astray the multitude;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

ἦν 
En 
was , were , had been , had , taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
many , much , great ,
Usage: 292

γογγυσμός 
Goggusmos 
Usage: 4

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

the people
ὄχλος 
Ochlos 
Usage: 172

περί 
Peri 
of , for , concerning , about , as touching , touching , whereof Trans , not tr ,
Usage: 254

him

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0


which , who , the things , the son ,
Usage: 0

λέγω 
Lego 
λέγω 
Lego 
say , speak , call , tell ,
say , speak , call , tell ,
Usage: 1045
Usage: 1045

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

a good man
G18
ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

ἄλλος 
Allos 
other" , another , some , one ,
Usage: 119

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

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but , yea , yet , nevertheless , howbeit , nay , therefore , save , not tr ,
Usage: 461

πλανάω 
Planao 
deceive , err , go astray , seduce , wander , be out of the way
Usage: 25

Context Readings

Jesus At The Feast Of Tabernacles

11 So the Jews were looking for him at the feast, and were saying, "Where is he?" 12 And there was a lot of grumbling concerning him among the crowds; some were saying, "He is a good [man]," but others were saying, "No, but he deceives the crowd." 13 However, no one was speaking openly about him for fear of the Jews.



Cross References

John 7:40-43

Then, [when they] heard these words, [some] from the crowd began to say, "This man is truly the Prophet!"

John 9:16

So some of the Pharisees were saying, "This man is not from God, because he does not observe the Sabbath!" Others were saying, "How can a man [who is] a sinner perform such signs?" And there was a division among them.

John 7:32

The Pharisees heard the crowd murmuring these [things] about him, and the chief priests and the Pharisees sent officers in order {to take him into custody }.

John 7:47

Then the Pharisees replied to them, "You have not also been deceived, [have you]?

Matthew 10:25

[It is] enough for the disciple that he become like his teacher, and the slave like his master. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebul, how much more the members of his household?

Matthew 16:13-16

Now [when] Jesus came to the region of Caesarea {Philippi}, he began asking his disciples, saying, "Who do people say [that] the Son of Man is?"

Matthew 21:46

and [although they] wanted to arrest him, they were afraid of the crowds, because they looked upon him as a prophet.

Matthew 27:63

saying, "Sir, we remember that [while] that deceiver was still alive he said, 'After three days I will rise.'

Luke 6:45

The good person out of the good treasury of his heart brings forth good, and the evil person out of [his] evil [treasury] brings forth evil. For out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.

Luke 7:16

And fear seized [them] all, and they began to glorify God, saying, "A great prophet has appeared among us!" and "God has visited to help his people!"

Luke 18:19

And Jesus said to him, "Why do you call me good? No one [is] good except God alone.

Luke 23:47

Now [when] the centurion saw what had happened, he began to praise God, saying, "Certainly this man was righteous!"

Luke 23:50

And behold, a man {named} Joseph, who was a member of the council, a good and righteous man

John 6:14

Now [when] the people saw the sign that he performed, they began to say, "This one is truly the Prophet who is to come into the world!"

John 7:25-27

Then some of the inhabitants of Jerusalem began to say, "Is this not [the one] whom they are seeking to kill?

John 7:52

They answered and said to him, "You are not also from Galilee, [are you]? Investigate and see that a prophet does not arise from Galilee!" [[

John 10:19-21

Again there was a division among the Jews because of these words.

Acts 11:24

because he was a good man and full of the Holy Spirit and of faith. And a large number were added to the Lord.

Romans 5:7

For only rarely will someone die on behalf of a righteous person (for on behalf of a good person possibly someone might even dare to die),

Philippians 2:14

Do all [things] without grumbling and disputing,



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