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John 1:36 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— and he looked upon Jesus as he walked, and saith, Behold, the Lamb of God!
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And looking upon Jesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lamb of God!
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— and he looked at Jesus as He walked, and *said, “Behold, the Lamb of God!”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And looking upon Jesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lamb of God!
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And, looking at Jesus as he walked, he says, Behold the Lamb of God.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— and, looking at Jesus walking, he saith—See! the Lamb of God!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and having looked on Jesus walking, he saith, 'Lo, the Lamb of God;'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And beholding Jesus walking, he saith: Behold the Lamb of God.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And looking vpon Iesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lambe of God.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— and, contemplating Jeshu as he walked, he said, Behold the Lamb of Aloha!
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And he looked upon Jesus as he walked, and said: Behold, the Lamb of God!

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 2532
{2532} Prime
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
looking upon 1689
{1689} Prime
From G1722 and G0991; to look on, that is, (relatively) to observe fixedly, or (absolutely) to discern clearly.
<5660> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 714
Jesus 2424
{2424} Prime
Of Hebrew origin [H3091]; Jesus (that is, Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites.
as he walked, 4043
{4043} Prime
From G4012 and G3961; to tread all around, that is, walk at large (especially as proof of ability); figuratively to live, deport oneself, follow (as a companion or votary).
<5723> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 2549
he saith, 3004
{3004} Prime
A primary verb; properly to 'lay' forth, that is, (figuratively) relate (in words [usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue]); by implication to mean.
<5719> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 3019
Behold 2396
{2396} Prime
Second person singular imperative active of G1492; used as interjection to denote surprise; lo!.
the x3588
(3588) Complement

The masculine, feminine (second) and neuter (third) forms, in all their inflections; the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom).
Lamb 286
{0286} Prime
Apparently a primary word; a lamb.
of God! 2316
{2316} Prime
Of uncertain affinity; a deity, especially (with G3588) the supreme Divinity; figuratively a magistrate; by Hebraism very.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

John 1:36

_ _ looking — having fixed his eyes, with significant gaze, on Jesus.

_ _ as he walked — but not now to him. To have done this once (see on John 1:29) was humility enough [Bengel].

_ _ Behold, etc. — The repetition of that wonderful proclamation, in identical terms and without another word, could only have been meant as a gentle hint to go after Him — as they did.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on John 1:29-36.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

John 1:36

(16) And looking upon Jesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lamb of God!

(16) Christ is set before us to follow, not as a vain shadow, but as our Mediator.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

John 1:29 The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.
Isaiah 45:22 Look unto me, and be ye saved, all the ends of the earth: for I [am] God, and [there is] none else.
Isaiah 65:1-2 I am sought of [them that] asked not [for me]; I am found of [them that] sought me not: I said, Behold me, behold me, unto a nation [that] was not called by my name. ... I have spread out my hands all the day unto a rebellious people, which walketh in a way [that was] not good, after their own thoughts;
Hebrews 12:2 Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of [our] faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
1 Peter 1:19-20 But with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot: ... Who verily was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you,
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Is 45:22; 65:1. Jn 1:29. He 12:2. 1P 1:19.

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