John 7:14
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English Standard Version
About the middle of the feast Jesus went up into the temple and began teaching.

King James Bible
Now about the midst of the feast Jesus went up into the temple, and taught.

American Standard Version
But when it was now the midst of the feast Jesus went up into the temple, and taught.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Now about the midst of the feast, Jesus went up into the temple, and taught.

English Revised Version
But when it was now the midst of the feast Jesus went up into the temple, and taught.

Webster's Bible Translation
Now about the midst of the feast, Jesus went up into the temple, and taught.

Weymouth New Testament
But when the Festival was already half over, Jesus went up to the Temple and commenced teaching.

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Vincent's Word Studies

About the midst of the feast (τῆς ἑορτῆς μεσούσης)

A peculiar form of expression found only here. The midst is expressed by a participle from the verb μεσόω, to be in the middle. Literally, the feast being midway.

Taught (ἐδίδασκεν)

Or began to teach. Imperfect tense.

John 7:14 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the midst.

John 7:2,37 Now the Jew's feast of tabernacles was at hand...

Numbers 29:12,13,17,20,23 And on the fifteenth day of the seventh month you shall have an holy convocation; you shall do no servile work...

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the temple.

John 5:14 Afterward Jesus finds him in the temple, and said to him, Behold, you are made whole: sin no more, lest a worse thing come to you.

John 8:2 And early in the morning he came again into the temple, and all the people came to him; and he sat down, and taught them.

John 18:20 Jesus answered him, I spoke openly to the world; I ever taught in the synagogue, and in the temple, where the Jews always resort...

Haggai 2:7-9 And I will shake all nations, and the desire of all nations shall come: and I will fill this house with glory, said the LORD of hosts...

Malachi 3:1 Behold, I will send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: and the LORD, whom you seek...

Matthew 21:12 And Jesus went into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple...

Luke 19:47 And he taught daily in the temple. But the chief priests and the scribes and the chief of the people sought to destroy him,

Cross References
Matthew 26:55
At that hour Jesus said to the crowds, "Have you come out as against a robber, with swords and clubs to capture me? Day after day I sat in the temple teaching, and you did not seize me.

John 7:28
So Jesus proclaimed, as he taught in the temple, "You know me, and you know where I come from. But I have not come of my own accord. He who sent me is true, and him you do not know.

John 8:20
These words he spoke in the treasury, as he taught in the temple; but no one arrested him, because his hour had not yet come.

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