John 7:2 Now the feast of the Jews, the Feast of Booths, was near.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now the feast of the Jews, the Feast of Booths, was near.

King James Version

Now the Jews' feast of tabernacles was at hand.

Holman Bible

The Jewish Festival of Tabernacles was near,

International Standard Version

Now the Jewish Festival of Tents was approaching.

A Conservative Version

Now the feast of the Jews, the feast of tabernacles, was near.

American Standard Version

Now the feast of the Jews, the feast of tabernacles, was at hand.

Amplified

Now the Jewish Feast of Tabernacles was drawing near.

An Understandable Version

Now it was almost time for the Jewish Festival of Tabernacles [Note: This was also called "Festival of Shelters," and was one of three principal, annual Jewish festivals and commemorated the occasion of the Israelites living in tents or shelters during their forty year wandering in the desert].

Anderson New Testament

Now the feast of tabernacles, a feast of the Jews, was near.

Bible in Basic English

But the feast of the Jews, the feast of tents, was near.

Common New Testament

Now the Jews' feast of Tabernacles was at hand.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jews feast of the tabernacles drawing nigh,

Darby Translation

Now the tabernacles, the feast of the Jews, was near.

Godbey New Testament

And the feast of the Jews, tabernacles, was nigh.

Goodspeed New Testament

But the Jewish camping festival was coming.

John Wesley New Testament

Now the Jews feast of tabernacles was nigh.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Now the feast of the Jews, of the tabernacles, was at hand.

Julia Smith Translation

And the festival of the Jews was near, the Pitching of tents.

King James 2000

Now the Jews' feast of tabernacles was at hand.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now the feast of the Jews--the [feast of] Tabernacles--was near.

Modern King James verseion

And the Jewish Feast of Tabernacles was near.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The Jews' tabernacle feast was at hand.

Moffatt New Testament

Now the Jewish festival of booths was near,

Montgomery New Testament

When the time of the Jewish feast of Tabernacles drew near,

NET Bible

Now the Jewish feast of Tabernacles was near.

New Heart English Bible

Now the Jewish festival, the Feast of Tabernacles, was near.

Noyes New Testament

Now the feast of the Jews, the feast of tabernacles, was at hand.

Sawyer New Testament

AND the feast of the Jews was nigh, the feast of tabernacles.

The Emphasized Bible

But the feast of the Jews was near, that of the pitching of tents.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And a feast of the Jews was nigh, the feast of tabernacles.

Twentieth Century New Testament

When the Jewish Festival of Tabernacles was near,

Webster

Now the Jews' feast of tabernacles was at hand.

Weymouth New Testament

But the Jewish Festival of the Tent-Pitching was approaching.

Williams New Testament

Now the Jewish feast of Dwelling in Tents was approaching.

World English Bible

Now the feast of the Jews, the Feast of Booths, was at hand.

Worrell New Testament

Now the feast of the Jews, the feast of tabernacles, was at hand.

Worsley New Testament

Now the Jews feast called the feast of tabernacles was near;

Youngs Literal Translation

and the feast of the Jews was nigh -- that of tabernacles --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

the Jews'
Ἰουδαῖος 
Ioudaios 
Usage: 190

ἑορτή 
heorte 
Usage: 25

σκηνοπηγία 
Skenopegia 
Usage: 1

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

Context Readings

Jesus' Brothers Do Not Believe In Him

1 After these things Jesus was walking in Galilee, for He was unwilling to walk in Judea because the Jews were seeking to kill Him. 2 Now the feast of the Jews, the Feast of Booths, was near. 3 Therefore His brothers said to Him, "Leave here and go into Judea, so that Your disciples also may see Your works which You are doing.


Cross References

Zechariah 14:16-19

Then it will come about that any who are left of all the nations that went against Jerusalem will go up from year to year to worship the King, the LORD of hosts, and to celebrate the Feast of Booths.

Exodus 23:16-17

"Also you shall observe the Feast of the Harvest of the first fruits of your labors from what you sow in the field; also the Feast of the Ingathering at the end of the year when you gather in the fruit of your labors from the field.

Numbers 29:12-38

'Then on the fifteenth day of the seventh month you shall have a holy convocation; you shall do no laborious work, and you shall observe a feast to the LORD for seven days.

Deuteronomy 16:13-16

"You shall celebrate the Feast of Booths seven days after you have gathered in from your threshing floor and your wine vat;

Leviticus 23:34-43

"Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, 'On the fifteenth of this seventh month is the Feast of Booths for seven days to the LORD.

1 Kings 8:2

All the men of Israel assembled themselves to King Solomon at the feast, in the month Ethanim, which is the seventh month.

1 Kings 8:65

So Solomon observed the feast at that time, and all Israel with him, a great assembly from the entrance of Hamath to the brook of Egypt, before the LORD our God, for seven days and seven more days, even fourteen days.

2 Chronicles 7:9-10

On the eighth day they held a solemn assembly, for the dedication of the altar they observed seven days and the feast seven days.

Ezra 3:4

They celebrated the Feast of Booths, as it is written, and offered the fixed number of burnt offerings daily, according to the ordinance, as each day required;

Nehemiah 8:14-18

They found written in the law how the LORD had commanded through Moses that the sons of Israel should live in booths during the feast of the seventh month.

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