Parallel Bible results for John 7:40-42

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John 7:40-42

NRS 40 When they heard these words, some in the crowd said, "This is really the prophet." NIV 40 On hearing his words, some of the people said, "Surely this man is the Prophet." NRS 41 Others said, "This is the Messiah." But some asked, "Surely the Messiah does not come from Galilee, does he? NIV 41 Others said, "He is the Christ." Still others asked, "How can the Christ come from Galilee? NRS 42 Has not the scripture said that the Messiah is descended from David and comes from Bethlehem, the village where David lived?" NIV 42 Does not the Scripture say that the Christ will come from David's family and from Bethlehem, the town where David lived?"