Thematic Bible

John 2:1 (show verse)

Three days after, there was a wedding at Cana in Galilee; where the mother of Jesus was present.

John 2:2 (show verse)

as likewise Jesus and his disciples, who were all invited to the feast.

John 2:3 (show verse)

now when the wine was out, the mother of Jesus said to him, they have no wine.

John 2:4 (show verse)

Jesus answer'd her, woman, leave that affair to me, is not that my concern?

John 2:5 (show verse)

upon which his mother bid the servants do whatever he should order.

John 2:6 (show verse)

now there were six cisterns of stone plac'd there for the use of the Jews in their purifications, containing two or three firkins a-piece.

John 2:7 (show verse)

these Jesus order'd the waiters to fill with water. so they filled them up to the brim.

John 2:8 (show verse)

now fill out, said he, and carry it to the steward of the feast, which accordingly they did.

John 2:9 (show verse)

as soon as the steward had tasted the water that was made wine, (for he did not know whence it came, but the servants who drew the water knew it,) he called the bridegroom,

John 2:10 (show verse)

and said to him, 'tis usual to present the best wine first, and afterwards the worse, when the guests have drank pretty freely: but you have reserved the best wine to the last.

John 2:11 (show verse)

thus was the first miracle of Jesus wrought at Cana in Galilee, by which he displayed his power; and his disciples believed on him.

John 2:12 (show verse)

After this he went down to Capernaum, in company with his mother, his brethren, and his disciples: but they stay'd there only a few days.

John 2:13 (show verse)

for the Jews passover being nigh, Jesus went up to Jerusalem,

John 2:14 (show verse)

where he found in the temple those that sold oxen, sheep, and doves, besides the changers of money, who were sitting there.

John 2:15 (show verse)

upon which he made a whip of small cords, and drove them all out of the temple, with their sheep, and oxen; and threw about the changers money, and over-set the tables; and said to the dove-sellers,

John 2:16 (show verse)

away with these things; make not my father's house a market-house.

John 2:17 (show verse)

which put his disciples in mind of that passage, "my zeal for thine house does prey upon me."

John 2:18 (show verse)

whereupon the Jews said, what miracle can you show to justify your behaviour?

John 2:19 (show verse)

Jesus answered them, saying, destroy this temple, and within three days I will raise it up.

John 2:20 (show verse)

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

John 2:21 (show verse)

but by the temple he meant his body.

John 2:22 (show verse)

and when he was risen from the dead, his disciples remembred that expression of his: and they believed the scripture, and what Jesus had said.

John 2:23 (show verse)

Now whilst he was in Jerusalem at the feast of the passover, many believed in him when they saw the miracles which he did.

John 2:24 (show verse)

but Jesus did not trust his person with them, because he knew them all.

John 2:25 (show verse)

and he did not want any information concerning man: for he knew of himself the secret of their hearts.