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John 6:53 NLT

53 So Jesus said again, “I tell you the truth, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you cannot have eternal life within you.

Study tools for John 6:53

  • a 6:7 - Greek Two hundred denarii would not be enough. A denarius was equivalent to a laborer’s full day’s wage.
  • b 6:14 - Some manuscripts read Jesus.
  • c 6:14 - See Deut 18:15, 18 ; Mal 4:5-6 .
  • d 6:19 - Greek 25 or 30 stadia [4.6 or 5.5 kilometers].
  • e 6:20 - Or The ‘ ’ is here; Greek reads I am. See Exod 3:14 .
  • f 6:27 - “Son of Man” is a title Jesus used for himself.
  • g 6:31 - Exod 16:4 ; Ps 78:24 .
  • h 6:41 - Greek Jewish people; also in 6:52 .
  • i 6:45 - Greek in the prophets. Isa 54:13 .
  • j 6:69 - Other manuscripts read you are the Christ, the Holy One of God; still others read you are the Christ, the Son of God; and still others read you are the Christ, the Son of the living God.