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John 11:47 DBY

47 The chief priests, therefore, and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many signs.

Study tools for John 11:47

  • a 11:2 - Or 'But [the] Mary was she who,' &c.
  • b 11:3 - Phileo, as ver. 36; chs. 5.20; 12.25; 15.19; 16.27; 20.2: see Note, ch. 21.15.
  • c 11:5 - Agapao, as ch. 3.35.
  • d 11:16 - Or 'twin.'
  • e 11:18 - About two miles.
  • f 11:22 - Aiteo: see Note a, ch. 14.16.
  • g 11:26 - See ch. 4.14.
  • h 11:33 - Tarasso; or 'shuddered,' as ch. 12.27; 13.21.
  • i 11:35 - Lit. 'shed tears;' only used here; not as Luke 19.41, &c.
  • j 11:38 - Or 'groaned.' Elsewhere only in Matt. 9.30; Mark 1.43; 14.5, translated, 'sharply charged,' 'spoke very angrily.' Here it was inward feeling (in spirit) produced by the deep pain caused by seeing the power of death over the human spirit. There was so far indignation that there was deep antagonism to the power of evil and Satan in death. It may be 'groaned' is the best word.