John 8:27
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English Standard Version
They did not understand that he had been speaking to them about the Father.

King James Bible
They understood not that he spake to them of the Father.

American Standard Version
They perceived not that he spake to them of the Father.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they understood not, that he called God his Father.

English Revised Version
They perceived not that he spake to them of the Father.

Webster's Bible Translation
They understood not that he spoke to them concerning the Father.

Weymouth New Testament
They did not perceive that He was speaking to them of the Father.

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Vincent's Word Studies

They understood (ἔγνωσαν)

Perceived, as Rev.

He spake

Imperfect. Was speaking would be much better.

John 8:27 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 8:43,47 Why do you not understand my speech? even because you cannot hear my word...

Isaiah 6:9 And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear you indeed, but understand not; and see you indeed, but perceive not.

Isaiah 42:18-20 Hear, you deaf; and look, you blind, that you may see...

Isaiah 59:10 We grope for the wall like the blind, and we grope as if we had no eyes: we stumble at noon day as in the night...

Romans 11:7-10 What then? Israel has not obtained that which he seeks for; but the election has obtained it, and the rest were blinded...

2 Corinthians 4:3,4 But if our gospel be hid, it is hid to them that are lost...

Cross References
John 8:26
I have much to say about you and much to judge, but he who sent me is true, and I declare to the world what I have heard from him."

John 8:28
So Jesus said to them, "When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will know that I am he, and that I do nothing on my own authority, but speak just as the Father taught me.

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