Parallel Bible results for John 1:35-42

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John 1:35-42

NIRV 35 The next day John was again with two of his disciples. NIV 35 The next day John was there again with two of his disciples. NIRV 36 He saw Jesus walking by. John said, "Look! The Lamb of God!" NIV 36 When he saw Jesus passing by, he said, "Look, the Lamb of God!" NIRV 37 The two disciples heard him say this. So they followed Jesus. NIV 37 When the two disciples heard him say this, they followed Jesus. NIRV 38 Then Jesus turned around and saw them following. He asked, "What do you want?" They said, "Rabbi, where are you staying?" "Rabbi" means Teacher. NIV 38 Turning around, Jesus saw them following and asked, "What do you want?" They said, "Rabbi" (which means Teacher), "where are you staying?" NIRV 39 "Come," he replied. "You will see." So they went and saw where he was staying. They spent the rest of the day with him. It was about four o'clock in the afternoon. NIV 39 "Come," he replied, "and you will see." So they went and saw where he was staying, and spent that day with him. It was about the tenth hour. NIRV 40 Andrew was Simon Peter's brother. Andrew was one of the two disciples who heard what John had said. He had also followed Jesus. NIV 40 Andrew, Simon Peter's brother, was one of the two who heard what John had said and who had followed Jesus. NIRV 41 The first thing Andrew did was to find his brother Simon. He told him, "We have found the Messiah." Messiah means Christ. NIV 41 The first thing Andrew did was to find his brother Simon and tell him, "We have found the Messiah" (that is, the Christ). NIRV 42 And he brought Simon to Jesus. Jesus looked at him and said, "You are Simon, son of John. You will be called Cephas." Cephas means Peter (or rock). NIV 42 And he brought him to Jesus. Jesus looked at him and said, "You are Simon son of John. You will be called Cephas" (which, when translated, is Peter ).