John 1:35-42 LEB

Two of John’s Disciples Follow Jesus

35 On the next day again John was standing [there],a and two of his disciples,

References for John 1:35

    • l 1:35 - *The word "[there]" is not in the Greek text but is implied
      36 and looking at Jesus [as he]b was walking by, he said, "Look! The Lamb of God!"

      References for John 1:36

        • m 1:36 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("walking by") which is understood as temporal
          37 And the two disciples heard him speaking, and they followed Jesus.
          38 And Jesus, turning around and seeing them following [him],c said to them, "What do you seek?" And they said to him, "Rabbi" (which means [when]d translated "Teacher"), "where are you staying?"

          References for John 1:38

            • n 1:38 - *Here the direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
            • o 1:38 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("translated") which is understood as temporal
              39 He said to them, "Come and you will see!" So they came and saw where he was staying, and they stayed with him that day (it was about the tenth hour).

              Andrew Declares Jesus to be the Messiah

              40 Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter, was one of the two who heard John and followed him.

              References for John 1:40

                  41 This one first found his own brother Simon and said to him, "We have found the Messiah!" (which is translated "Christ").
                  42 He brought him to Jesus. Looking at him, Jesus said, "You are Simon the son of John. You will be called Cephas" (which is interpreted "Peter").