John 7:40-42 NLT

40 When the crowds heard him say this, some of them declared, “Surely this man is the Prophet we’ve been expecting.”a

References for John 7:40

    • 7:40 - See Deut 18:15, 18; Mal 4:5-6 .
      41 Others said, “He is the Messiah.” Still others said, “But he can’t be! Will the Messiah come from Galilee?
      42 For the Scriptures clearly state that the Messiah will be born of the royal line of David, in Bethlehem, the village where King David was born.”b

      References for John 7:42

        • 7:42 - See Mic 5:2 .