2 Now early in the morning he came again to the temple [courts]. And all the people were coming, and he sat down [and] began to teach them.

References for John 8:2

    • a 8:2 - *Here "[courts]" is supplied to distinguish this area from the interior of the temple building itself
    • b 8:2 - Some manuscripts have "were coming to him"
    • c 8:2 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("sat down") has been translated as a finite verb
    • d 8:2 - *The imperfect tense has been translated as ingressive here ("began to teach")