John 7:2

2 But when the Jewish Festival of Tabernacles was near,

John 7:2 in Other Translations

KJV
2 Now the Jews' feast of tabernacles was at hand.
ESV
2 Now the Jews' Feast of Booths was at hand.
NLT
2 But soon it was time for the Jewish Festival of Shelters,
MSG
2 It was near the time of Tabernacles, a feast observed annually by the Jews.
CSB
2 The Jewish Festival of Tabernacles was near,

John 7:2 In-Context

1 After this, Jesus went around in Galilee. He did not want to go about in Judea because the Jewish leaders there were looking for a way to kill him.
2 But when the Jewish Festival of Tabernacles was near,
3 Jesus’ brothers said to him, “Leave Galilee and go to Judea, so that your disciples there may see the works you do.
4 No one who wants to become a public figure acts in secret. Since you are doing these things, show yourself to the world.”
5 For even his own brothers did not believe in him.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Leviticus 23:34; Deuteronomy 16:16
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