John 6:60

Many Disciples Desert Jesus

60 On hearing it, many of his disciples said, “This is a hard teaching. Who can accept it?”

John 6:60 in Other Translations

KJV
60 Many therefore of his disciples, when they had heard this, said, This is an hard saying; who can hear it?
ESV
60 When many of his disciples heard it, they said, "This is a hard saying; who can listen to it?"
NLT
60 Many of his disciples said, “This is very hard to understand. How can anyone accept it?”
MSG
60 Many among his disciples heard this and said, "This is tough teaching, too tough to swallow."
CSB
60 Therefore, when many of His disciples heard this, they said, "This teaching is hard! Who can accept it?"

John 6:60 In-Context

58 This is the bread that came down from heaven. Your ancestors ate manna and died, but whoever feeds on this bread will live forever.”
59 He said this while teaching in the synagogue in Capernaum.
60 On hearing it, many of his disciples said, “This is a hard teaching. Who can accept it?”
61 Aware that his disciples were grumbling about this, Jesus said to them, “Does this offend you?
62 Then what if you see the Son of Man ascend to where he was before!

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