Parallel Bible results for John 12:1-6

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John 12:1-6

NLT 1 Six days before the Passover celebration began, Jesus arrived in Bethany, the home of Lazarus—the man he had raised from the dead. NIV 1 Six days before the Passover, Jesus arrived at Bethany, where Lazarus lived, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. NLT 2 A dinner was prepared in Jesus’ honor. Martha served, and Lazarus was among those who ate with him. NIV 2 Here a dinner was given in Jesus' honor. Martha served, while Lazarus was among those reclining at the table with him. NLT 3 Then Mary took a twelve-ounce jar of expensive perfume made from essence of nard, and she anointed Jesus’ feet with it, wiping his feet with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance. NIV 3 Then Mary took about a pint of pure nard, an expensive perfume; she poured it on Jesus' feet and wiped his feet with her hair. And the house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume. NLT 4 But Judas Iscariot, the disciple who would soon betray him, said, NIV 4 But one of his disciples, Judas Iscariot, who was later to betray him, objected, NLT 5 “That perfume was worth a year’s wages. It should have been sold and the money given to the poor.” NIV 5 "Why wasn't this perfume sold and the money given to the poor? It was worth a year's wages. " NLT 6 Not that he cared for the poor—he was a thief, and since he was in charge of the disciples’ money, he often stole some for himself. NIV 6 He did not say this because he cared about the poor but because he was a thief; as keeper of the money bag, he used to help himself to what was put into it.