John 9:1-6 LEB

A Man Born Blind Is Given Sight

1 And [as he]a went away, he saw a man blind from birth.

References for John 9:1

    • ı 9:1 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("went away") which is understood as temporal
      2 And his disciples asked him, saying, "Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he should be born blind?"
      3 Jesus replied, "Neither this man sinned nor his parents, but [it happened]b so that the works of God could be revealed in him.

      References for John 9:3

        • IJ 9:3 - *The words "[it happened]" are not in the Greek text but are implied
          4 It is necessary [for] us to do the deeds of the one who sent me while it is day; night is coming, when no one can work!
          5 While I am in the world, I am the light of the world."
          6 [When he]c had said these [things], he spat on the ground and made clay with the saliva, and smeared the clay on his eyes.

          References for John 9:6

            • ij 9:6 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("had said") which is understood as temporal