John 2:1-6 NIV

Jesus Changes Water Into Wine

1 On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. Jesus’ mother was there,

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2 and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding.
3 When the wine was gone, Jesus’ mother said to him, “They have no more wine.”
4 “Woman,awhy do you involve me?” Jesus replied. “My hour has not yet come.”

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    • l 2:4 - The Greek for "Woman" does not denote any disrespect.
      5 His mother said to the servants, “Do whatever he tells you.”

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      6 Nearby stood six stone water jars, the kind used by the Jews for ceremonial washing, each holding from twenty to thirty gallons.b

      References for John 2:6

        • m 2:6 - Or from about 75 to about 115 liters

          Study tools for John 2:1-6

          • a 2:4 - The Greek for "Woman" does not denote any disrespect.
          • b 2:6 - Or from about 75 to about 115 liters
          • c 2:17 - Psalm 69:9
          • d 2:23 - Or "in him"