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John 4:48 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Jesus therefore said unto him, Except ye see signs and wonders, ye will in no wise believe.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Then said Jesus unto him, Except ye see signs and wonders, ye will not believe.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— So Jesus said to him, “Unless you [people] see signs and wonders, you [simply] will not believe.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Then said Jesus to him, Except ye see signs and wonders, ye will not believe.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Jesus therefore said to him, Unless ye see signs and wonders ye will not believe.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Jesus therefore said unto him—Except, signs and wonders, ye see, in nowise will ye believe.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Jesus then said unto him, 'If signs and wonders ye may not see, ye will not believe.'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Jesus therefore said to him: Unless you see signs and wonders, you believe not.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Then said Iesus vnto him, Except ye see signes and wonders, yee will not beleeue.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— Jeshu saith to him, If signs and wonders you do not see, you will not believe.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— Jesus said to him: Unless ye see signs and wonders, ye will not believe.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Then 3767
{3767} Prime
Apparently a primary word; (adverbially) certainly, or (conjugationally) accordingly.
said 2036
{2036} Prime
A primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from G2046, G4483 and G5346); to speak or say (by word or writting).
<5627> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2138 plus 1 in a variant reading in a footnote
Jesus 2424
{2424} Prime
Of Hebrew origin [H3091]; Jesus (that is, Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites.
unto 4314
{4314} Prime
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
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.
Except 3362
{3362} Prime
ἐὰν με
ean me
{eh-an' may}
That is, G1437 and G3361; if not, that is, unless.
ye see 1492
{1492} Prime
A primary verb; used only in certain past tenses, the others being borrowed from the equivalent, G3700 and G3708; properly to see (literally or figuratively); by implication (in the perfect only) to know.
<5632> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Subjunctive (See G5792)
Count - 449
signs 4592
{4592} Prime
Neuter of a presumed derivative of the base of G4591; an indication, especially ceremonially or supernaturally.
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.
wonders, 5059
{5059} Prime
Of uncertain affinity; a prodigy or omen.
ye will y4100
[4100] Standard
From G4102; to have faith (in, upon, or with respect to, a person or thing), that is, credit; by implication to entrust (especially one's spiritual well being to Christ).
<0000> Grammar
The original word in the Greek or Hebrew is translated by more than one word in the English. The English translation is separated by one or more other words from the original.
not 3364
{3364} Prime
οὐ με
ou me
{oo may}
That is, G3756 and G3361; a double negative strengthening the denial; not at all.
believe. 4100
{4100} Prime
From G4102; to have faith (in, upon, or with respect to, a person or thing), that is, credit; by implication to entrust (especially one's spiritual well being to Christ).
<5661> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Subjunctive (See G5792)
Count - 512
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

John 4:48-54

_ _ Except ye see signs, etc. — He did believe, both as his coming and his urgent entreaty show; but how imperfectly we shall see; and our Lord would deepen his faith by such a blunt and seemingly rough answer as He made to Nicodemus.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on John 4:43-54.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

John 4:48

Unless ye see signs and wonders — Although the Samaritans believed without them.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

John 4:41-42 And many more believed because of his own word; ... And said unto the woman, Now we believe, not because of thy saying: for we have heard [him] ourselves, and know that this is indeed the Christ, the Saviour of the world.
John 2:18 Then answered the Jews and said unto him, What sign shewest thou unto us, seeing that thou doest these things?
John 12:37 But though he had done so many miracles before them, yet they believed not on him:
John 15:24 If I had not done among them the works which none other man did, they had not had sin: but now have they both seen and hated both me and my Father.
John 20:29 Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed [are] they that have not seen, and [yet] have believed.
Numbers 14:11 And the LORD said unto Moses, How long will this people provoke me? and how long will it be ere they believe me, for all the signs which I have shewed among them?
Matthew 16:1 The Pharisees also with the Sadducees came, and tempting desired him that he would shew them a sign from heaven.
Matthew 27:42 He saved others; himself he cannot save. If he be the King of Israel, let him now come down from the cross, and we will believe him.
Luke 10:18 And he said unto them, I beheld Satan as lightning fall from heaven.
Luke 16:31 And he said unto him, If they hear not Moses and the prophets, neither will they be persuaded, though one rose from the dead.
Acts 2:22 Ye men of Israel, hear these words; Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as ye yourselves also know:
1 Corinthians 1:22 For the Jews require a sign, and the Greeks seek after wisdom:
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