John 12:1-8 NRS

1 Six days before the Passover Jesus came to Bethany, the home of Lazarus, whom he had raised from the dead.
2 There they gave a dinner for him. Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those at the table with him.
3 Mary took a pound of costly perfume made of pure nard, anointed Jesus' feet, and wiped them a with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.

References for John 12:3

    • Ã 12:3 - Gk [his feet]
      4 But Judas Iscariot, one of his disciples (the one who was about to betray him), said,
      5 "Why was this perfume not sold for three hundred denarii b and the money given to the poor?"

      References for John 12:5

        • Ä 12:5 - Three hundred denarii would be nearly a year's wages for a laborer
          6 (He said this not because he cared about the poor, but because he was a thief; he kept the common purse and used to steal what was put into it.)
          7 Jesus said, "Leave her alone. She bought it c so that she might keep it for the day of my burial.

          References for John 12:7

            • Å 12:7 - Gk lacks [She bought it]
              8 You always have the poor with you, but you do not always have me."