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John 14:5 LEB

5 Thomas said to him, "Lord, we do not know where you are going. How are we able to know the way?"

Study tools for John 14:5

  • a 14:1 - Or simply "Believe"; the verb form can be either indicative (e.g., KJV, NAB, NLT) or imperative (e.g., NIV, NRSV, ESV)
  • b 14:1 - Like the previous verb "believe" this form could also be either indicative or imperative, though most English versions regard it as imperative
  • c 14:2 - A large number of manuscripts, many of them later, lack "because"
  • d 14:7 - Some manuscripts have "If you have known me, you will know"
  • e 14:7 - Some manuscripts have "And from now on"
  • f 14:12 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • g 14:13 - Literally "anything which"
  • h 14:14 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • i 14:16 - Literally "for the age"
  • j 14:17 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • k 14:22 - Some manuscripts have "and why"
  • l 14:23 - Literally "will make abode with him"
  • m 14:25 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("residing") which is understood as temporal
  • n 14:27 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
  • o 14:30 - Literally "nothing"
  • p 14:30 - Literally "in"