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John 2:3 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And when the wine failed, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, They have no wine.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And when they wanted wine, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, They have no wine.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— When the wine ran out, the mother of Jesus *said to Him, “They have no wine.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And when they wanted wine, the mother of Jesus saith to him, They have no wine.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And wine being deficient, the mother of Jesus says to him, They have no wine.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And, wine falling short, the mother of Jesus saith unto him—Wine, have they none!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and wine having failed, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, 'Wine they have not;'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And the wine failing, the mother of Jesus saith to him: They have no wine.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And when they wanted wine, the mother of Iesus saith vnto him, They haue no wine.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And the wine failed, and his mother saith to him, to Jeshu, They have no wine.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And the wine fell short: and his mother said to Jesus: They have no wine.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
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.
when they wanted 5302
{5302} Prime
ὑστερέω
hustereo
{hoos-ter-eh'-o}
From G5306; to be later, that is, (by implication) to be inferior; genitively to fall short (be deficient).
z5660
<5660> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 714
wine, 3631
{3631} Prime
οἶνος
oinos
{oy'-nos}
A primary word (or perhaps of Hebrew origin [H3196]); 'wine' (literally or figuratively).
the x3588
(3588) Complement

ho
{ho}
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).
mother 3384
{3384} Prime
μήτηρ
meter
{may'-tare}
Apparently a primary word; a 'mother' (literally or figuratively, immediate or remote).
of Jesus 2424
{2424} Prime
Ἰησοῦς
Iesous
{ee-ay-sooce'}
Of Hebrew origin [H3091]; Jesus (that is, Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites.
saith 3004
{3004} Prime
λέγω
lego
{leg'-o}
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.
z5719
<5719> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 3019
unto 4314
{4314} Prime
πρός
pros
{pros}
A strengthened form of G4253; a preposition of direction; forward to, that is, toward (with the genitive case the side of, that is, pertaining to; with the dative case by the side of, that is, near to; usually with the accusative case the place, time, occasion, or respect, which is the destination of the relation, that is, whither or for which it is predicated).
him, 846
{0846} Prime
αὐτός
autos
{ow-tos'}
From the particle αὖ [[au]] (perhaps akin to the base of G0109 through the idea of a baffling wind; backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the compound of G1438) of the third person, and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons.
They have 2192
{2192} Prime
ἔχω
echo
{ekh'-o}
A primary verb (including an alternate form σχέω [[scheo]], {skheh'-o}; used in certain tenses only); to hold (used in very various applications, literally or figuratively, direct or remote; such as possession, ability, contiguity, relation or condition).
z5719
<5719> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 3019
no 3756
{3756} Prime
οὐ
ou
{oo}
A primary word; the absolutely negative (compare G3361) adverb; no or not.
wine. 3631
{3631} Prime
οἶνος
oinos
{oy'-nos}
A primary word (or perhaps of Hebrew origin [H3196]); 'wine' (literally or figuratively).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

John 2:3

_ _ no wine — evidently expecting some display of His glory, and hinting that now was His time.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on John 2:1-11.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

John 2:3

And wine falling short — How many days the solemnity had lasted, and on which day our Lord came, or how many disciples might follow him, does not appear. His mother saith to him, They have not wine — Either she might mean, supply them by miracle; or, Go away, that others may go also, before the want appears.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

John 2:3

(2) And when they wanted wine, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, They have no wine.

(2) Christ takes good enough care of our salvation, and therefore has no need of others to remind of it.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
they wanted:

Psalms 104:15 And wine [that] maketh glad the heart of man, [and] oil to make [his] face to shine, and bread [which] strengtheneth man's heart.
Ecclesiastes 10:19 A feast is made for laughter, and wine maketh merry: but money answereth all [things].
Isaiah 24:11 [There is] a crying for wine in the streets; all joy is darkened, the mirth of the land is gone.
Matthew 26:28 For this is my blood of the new testament, which is shed for many for the remission of sins.

They have:

John 11:3 Therefore his sisters sent unto him, saying, Lord, behold, he whom thou lovest is sick.
Philippians 4:6 Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.
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Ps 104:15. Ec 10:19. Is 24:11. Mt 26:28. Jn 11:3. Php 4:6.

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