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John 20:6

6 Then Simon Peter came along behind him and went straight into the tomb. He saw the strips of linen lying there,

Read John 20:6 Using Other Translations

Then cometh Simon Peter following him, and went into the sepulchre, and seeth the linen clothes lie,
Then Simon Peter came, following him, and went into the tomb. He saw the linen cloths lying there,
Then Simon Peter arrived and went inside. He also noticed the linen wrappings lying there,

What does John 20:6 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
John 20:6

Then cometh Simon Peter following him
In a very little time after him:

and went into the sepulchre;
itself, though not without first stooping down, as John did; see ( Luke 24:12 ) .

And seeth the linen clothes lie;
as John did; and as by the mouth of two or three witnesses everything is confirmed, so was this; both saw the linen in which the body was wrapped, but that was gone; and which was a sign that the body was not stolen away, otherwise the linen would not have been left; and besides, it would have taken up some time, and given a good deal of trouble, to have unwrapped the body, when it is considered how many foldings the Jews used to wind up their corpse in.

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