John 5:1-7 NRS

1 After this there was a festival of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
2 Now in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate there is a pool, called in Hebrew a Beth-zatha, b which has five porticoes.

References for John 5:2

    • ƒ 5:2 - That is, [Aramaic]
    • „ 5:2 - Other ancient authorities read [Bethesda], others [Bethsaida]
      3 In these lay many invalids—blind, lame, and paralyzed. c

      References for John 5:3

        • … 5:3 - Other ancient authorities add, wholly or in part, [waiting for the stirring of the water; +V4+Wfor an angel of the Lord went down at certain seasons into the pool, and stirred up the water; whoever stepped in first after the stirring of the water was made well from whatever disease that person had.]
          4 d

          References for John 5:4

            • ĉ 5:4 - Other ancient authorities add, wholly or in part, [for an angel of the Lord went down at certain seasons into the pool, and stirred up the water; whoever stepped in first after the stirring of the water was made well from whatever disease that person had.]
              5 One man was there who had been ill for thirty-eight years.
              6 When Jesus saw him lying there and knew that he had been there a long time, he said to him, "Do you want to be made well?"
              7 The sick man answered him, "Sir, I have no one to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up; and while I am making my way, someone else steps down ahead of me."