John 5:7 NIV

7 “Sir,” the invalid replied, “I have no one to help me into the pool when the water is stirred. While I am trying to get in, someone else goes down ahead of me.”

Study tools for John 5:7

  • a 5:2 - Some manuscripts "Bethzatha" ; other manuscripts "Bethsaida"
  • b 5:3 - Some manuscripts include here, wholly or in part, "paralyzed—and they waited for the moving of the waters." 4"From time to time an angel of the Lord would come down and stir up the waters. The first one into the pool after each such disturbance would be cured of whatever disease they had."
  • c 5:39 - Or 39"Study"
  • d 5:44 - Some early manuscripts "the Only One"