John 7:3-10 LEB

3 So his brothers said to him, "Depart from here and go to Judea, so that your disciples also can see your works that you are doing.
4 For no one does anything in secret and [yet] he himself desires to be {publicly recognized}.a If you are doing these [things], reveal yourself to the world!"

References for John 7:4

    • æ 7:4 - Literally "with openness"
      5 (For not even his brothers believed in him.)

      Jesus at the Feast of Tabernacles

      6 So Jesus said to them, "My time has not yet come, but your time is always ready.

      References for John 7:6

          7 The world cannot hate you, but it hates me, because I am testifying about it, that its deeds are evil.
          8 You go up to the feast. I am notb going up to this feast, because my time is not yet completed.c

          References for John 7:8

            • ç 7:8 - Most manuscripts read "not yet" here, but this is obviously an easier reading intended to reconcile the statement with Jesus' later actions
            • è 7:8 - Or "fulfilled"
              9 And [when he]d had said these [things], he remained in Galilee.

              References for John 7:9

                • é 7:9 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("had said") which is understood as temporal
                  10 But when his brothers had gone up to the feast, then he also went up, not openly, but (as it were) in secret.