Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

“This is an amazing thing,” the man told them. “You don’t know where He is from, yet He opened my eyes!

New American Standard Bible

The man answered and said to them, "Well, here is an amazing thing, that you do not know where He is from, and yet He opened my eyes.

King James Version

The man answered and said unto them, Why herein is a marvellous thing, that ye know not from whence he is, and yet he hath opened mine eyes.

International Standard Version

The man answered them, "This is an amazing thing! You don't know where he comes from, yet he healed my eyes.

A Conservative Version

The man answered and said to them, For in this it is amazing, that ye know not where he is from, and yet he opened my eyes.

American Standard Version

The man answered and said unto them, Why, herein is the marvel, that ye know not whence he is, and yet he opened mine eyes.

Amplified

The man replied, Well, this is astonishing! Here a Man has opened my eyes, and yet you do not know where He comes from. [That is amazing!]

An Understandable Version

The man replied, "Is not that strange! You do not know where he came from and yet he restored my sight! [Note: The next sentence may be the beggar stating the Pharisees' argument. See verse 24].

Anderson New Testament

The man answered and said to them: Why, there is some thing wonderful in this, that you know not whence he is, and yet he has opened my eyes.

Bible in Basic English

The man said in answer, Why, here is a strange thing! You have no knowledge where he comes from though he gave me the use of my eyes.

Common New Testament

The man answered, "Why, this is a marvel! You do not know where he comes from, and yet he opened my eyes.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the man replied, that's very strange that he should make me see, and you should not know who sent him.

Darby Translation

The man answered and said to them, Now in this is a wonderful thing, that ye do not know whence he is, and he has opened mine eyes.

Godbey New Testament

The man responded and said to them; For in this it is wonderful, that you do not know whence He is, He truly opened my eyes.

Goodspeed New Testament

The man answered, "There is something very strange about this! You do not know where he came from, and yet he has made me able to see!

John Wesley New Testament

The man answered and said to them, Why herein is a marvellous thing, that ye know not whence he is; altho' he hath opened my eyes!

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The man answered and said unto them, Indeed this is a marvellous thing that ye do not know where he is from, and yet he has opened my eyes.

Julia Smith Translation

The man answered and said to them, For in this is it wonderful, that ye know not whence he is, and he opened mine eyes.

King James 2000

The man answered and said unto them, Why, in this is a marvelous thing, that you know not from where he is, and yet he has opened my eyes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The man answered and said to them, "For the remarkable thing is this, that you do not know where he is from, and he opened my eyes!

Modern King James verseion

The man answered and said to them, Why, this is a marvelous thing, that you do not know from where He is, and He has opened my eyes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The man answered, and said unto them, "This is a marvelous thing that ye know not whence he is, seeing he opened mine eyes.

Moffatt New Testament

The man replied to them, "Well, this is astonishing! You do not know where he comes from, and yet he has opened my eyes!

Montgomery New Testament

"This is truly astonishing," said the man in reply, "that you do not know where he is from, and yet he has opened my eyes.

NET Bible

The man replied, "This is a remarkable thing, that you don't know where he comes from, and yet he caused me to see!

New Heart English Bible

The man answered them, "How amazing. You do not know where he comes from, yet he opened my eyes.

Noyes New Testament

The man answered and said to them, Why, herein is a marvelous thing, that ye know not whence he is, and yet he opened my eyes.

Sawyer New Testament

The man answered and said to them, It is a strange thing, that you know not whence he is, and he has opened my eyes.

The Emphasized Bible

The man answered, and said unto them - Why! Herein, is, the marvel: That, ye, know not whence he is, and yet he opened mine eyes.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

The man replied, and said to them, Now herein is something very surprising, that you know not whence he is, though he hath opened my eyes.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"Well," the man replied, "this is very strange; you do not know where he comes from, and yet he has given me my sight!

Webster

The man answered and said to them, Why, herein is a marvelous thing, that ye know not from whence he is, and yet he hath opened my eyes.

Weymouth New Testament

"Why, this is marvellous!" the man replied; "you do not know where he comes from, and yet he has opened my eyes!

Williams New Testament

The man answered them, "Well, there is something strange about this! You do not know where He comes from! And yet He has made my eyes to see!

World English Bible

The man answered them, "How amazing! You don't know where he comes from, yet he opened my eyes.

Worrell New Testament

The man answered and said to them, "Why, in this is the wonder, that ye do not know whence He is, and He opened my eyes.

Worsley New Testament

The man answered, and said unto them, Why this is something strange, that ye know not whence He is, and yet He hath opened mine eyes.

Youngs Literal Translation

The man answered and said to them, 'Why, in this is a wonderful thing, that ye have not known whence he is, and he opened my eyes!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

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

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


Usage: 0

Why
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

τούτῳ 
Touto 
Usage: 68

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

θαυμαστός 
Thaumastos 
Usage: 5

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

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

πόθεν 
Pothen 
Usage: 17

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

ἀνοίγω 
Anoigo 
Usage: 62

μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

References

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Context Readings

The Reaction Of The Pharisees To The Healing

29 We know that God has spoken to Moses. But this man—we don’t know where He’s from!” 30 “This is an amazing thing,” the man told them. “You don’t know where He is from, yet He opened my eyes! 31 We know that God doesn’t listen to sinners, but if anyone is God-fearing and does His will, He listens to him.


Cross References

John 3:10

“Are you a teacher of Israel and don’t know these things?” Jesus replied.

John 12:37

Even though He had performed so many signs in their presence, they did not believe in Him.

Psalm 119:18

Open my eyes so that I may contemplate
wonderful things from Your instruction.

Isaiah 29:14

therefore I will again confound these people
with wonder after wonder.
The wisdom of their wise men will vanish,
and the understanding of the perceptive will be hidden.

Isaiah 29:18

On that day the deaf will hear
the words of a document,
and out of a deep darkness
the eyes of the blind will see.

Isaiah 35:5

Then the eyes of the blind will be opened,
and the ears of the deaf unstopped.

Matthew 11:5

the blind see, the lame walk, those with skin diseases are healed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor are told the good news.

Mark 6:6

And He was amazed at their unbelief.

Commissioning the Twelve

Now He was going around the villages in a circuit, teaching.

Luke 7:22

He replied to them, “Go and report to John the things you have seen and heard: The blind receive their sight, the lame walk, those with skin diseases are healed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor are told the good news.

2 Corinthians 4:6

For God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of God’s glory in the face of Jesus Christ.

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