John 2:7 ESV

7 Jesus said to the servants, "Fill the jars with water." And they filled them up to the brim.

Study tools for John 2:7

  • a 2:6 - Greek two or three measures (metretas); a metretes was about 10 gallons or 35 liters
  • b 2:12 - Or brothers and sisters. The plural Greek word adelphoi (translated "brothers") refers to siblings in a family. In New Testament usage, depending on the context, adelphoi may refer either to brothers or to brothers and sisters