John 7:38-48 NRS

38 and let the one who believes in me drink. As a the scripture has said, "Out of the believer's heart b shall flow rivers of living water.' "

References for John 7:38

    • œ 7:38 - Or [come to me and drink. +V38+WThe one who believes in me, as]
    •  7:38 - Gk [out of his belly]
      39 Now he said this about the Spirit, which believers in him were to receive; for as yet there was no Spirit, c because Jesus was not yet glorified.

      References for John 7:39

        • ž 7:39 - Other ancient authorities read [for as yet the Spirit] (others, [Holy Spirit]) [had not been given]
          40 When they heard these words, some in the crowd said, "This is really the prophet."
          41 Others said, "This is the Messiah." d But some asked, "Surely the Messiah e does not come from Galilee, does he?

          References for John 7:41

            • Ÿ 7:41 - Or [the Christ]
            •   7:41 - Or [the Christ]
              42 Has not the scripture said that the Messiah f is descended from David and comes from Bethlehem, the village where David lived?"

              References for John 7:42

                • ¡ 7:42 - Or [the Christ]
                  43 So there was a division in the crowd because of him.
                  44 Some of them wanted to arrest him, but no one laid hands on him.
                  45 Then the temple police went back to the chief priests and Pharisees, who asked them, "Why did you not arrest him?"
                  46 The police answered, "Never has anyone spoken like this!"
                  47 Then the Pharisees replied, "Surely you have not been deceived too, have you?
                  48 Has any one of the authorities or of the Pharisees believed in him?