John 6:10
Good News Translation
"Make the people sit down," Jesus told them. (There was a lot of grass there.) So all the people sat down; there were about five thousand men.

Contemporary English Version
The ground was covered with grass, and Jesus told his disciples to tell everyone to sit down. About 5,000 men were in the crowd.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Then Jesus said: Make the men sit down. Now, there was much grass in the place. The men therefore sat down, in number about five thousand.

New American Bible
Jesus said, “Have the people recline.” Now there was a great deal of grass in that place. So the men reclined, about five thousand in number.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Then Jesus said: Make the men sit down. Now, there was much grass in the place. The men therefore sat down, in number about five thousand.

Make.

Matthew 14:18,19 Who said to them: Bring them hither to me. . . .

Matthew 15:35,36 And he commanded the multitude to sit down upon the ground. . . .

Mark 6:39-41 And he commanded them that they should make them all sit down by companies upon the green grass. . . .

Mark 8:6,7 And he commanded the people to sit down on the ground. And taking the seven loaves, giving thanks, he broke and gave to his disciples for to set before them. And they set them before the people. . . .

Luke 9:14-16 Now there were about five thousand men. And he said to his disciples: Make them sit down by fifties in a company. . . .

Now.

Context
The Feeding of the Five Thousand
9There is a boy here that hath five barley loaves and two fishes. But what are these among so many? 10Then Jesus said: Make the men sit down. Now, there was much grass in the place. The men therefore sat down, in number about five thousand. 11And Jesus took the loaves: and when he had given thanks, he distributed to them that were set down. In like manner also of the fishes, as much as they would.…
Cross References
Matthew 14:21
And the number of them that did eat, was five thousand men, besides women and children.

Mark 6:39
And he commanded them that they should make them all sit down by companies upon the green grass.

Additional Translations
“Have the people sit down,” Jesus said. Now there was plenty of grass in that place, so the men sat down, about five thousand of them.

Jesus said, "Make the men to recline." Now there was much grass in the place; therefore the men reclined, about five thousand in number.

And Jesus said, Make the men sit down. Now there was much grass in the place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand.

Jesus said, Make the people sit down. Now there was much grass in the place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand.

[And] Jesus said, Make the men sit down. Now there was much grass in the place: the men therefore sat down, in number about five thousand.

Jesus said, Make the people sit down. Now there was much grass in the place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand.

And Jesus said, Make the men sit down. (Now there was much grass in the place.) So the men sat down in number about five thousand.

"Make the people sit down," said Jesus. The ground was covered with thick grass; so they sat down, the adult men numbering about 5,000.

Jesus said, "Have the people sit down." Now there was much grass in that place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand.

And Jesus said, 'Make the men to sit down;' and there was much grass in the place, the men then sat down, in number, as it were, five thousand,
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