New American Standard Bible
After this, Jesus, knowing that all things had already been accomplished, to fulfill the Scripture, said, "I am thirsty."
King James Bible
After this, Jesus knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst.
Darby Bible Translation
After this, Jesus, knowing that all things were now finished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, says, I thirst.
World English Bible
After this, Jesus, seeing that all things were now finished, that the Scripture might be fulfilled, said, "I am thirsty."
Young's Literal Translation
After this, Jesus knowing that all things now have been finished, that the Writing may be fulfilled, saith, 'I thirst;'
John 19:28 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
See the notes at Matthew 27:46-50.
That the scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst - See Psalm 69:21. Thirst was one of the most distressing circumstances attending the crucifixion. The wounds were highly inflamed, and a raging fever was caused, usually, by the sufferings on the cross, and this was accompanied by insupportable thirst. See the notes at Matthew 27:35. A Mameluke, or Turkish officer, was crucified, it is said in an Arabic manuscript recently translated, on the banks of the Barada River, under the castle of Damascus. He was nailed to the cross on Friday, and remained until Sunday noon, when he died. After giving an account of the crucifixion, the narrator proceeds: "I have heard this from one who witnessed it; and he thus remained until he died, patient and silent, without wailing, but looking around him to the right and the left, upon the people. But he begged for water, and none was given him; and the hearts of the people were melted with compassion for him, and with pity on one of God's creatures, who, yet a boy, was suffering under so grievous a trial. In the meantime the water was flowing around him, and he gazed upon it, and longed for one drop of it; and he complained of thirst all the first day, after which he was silent, for God gave him strength" - Wiseman's Lectures, pp. 164, 165, ed.
LibraryOctober 18 Morning
One of the soldiers with a spear pierced his side, and forthwith came there out blood and water.--JOHN 19:34. Behold the blood of the covenant, which the Lord hath made with you.--The life of the flesh is in the blood: and I have given it to you upon the altar to make an atonement for your souls.--It is not possible that the blood of bulls and of goats should take away sins. Jesus said unto them, This is my blood of the new testament, which is shed for many.--By his own blood he entered in once into …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
The Irrevocable Past
The Last Look at Life,
The Shortest of the Seven Cries
My strength is dried up like a potsherd, And my tongue cleaves to my jaws; And You lay me in the dust of death.
They also gave me gall for my food And for my thirst they gave me vinegar to drink.
Jesus said to them, "My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to accomplish His work.
Now before the Feast of the Passover, Jesus knowing that His hour had come that He would depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
"I glorified You on the earth, having accomplished the work which You have given Me to do.
So they said to one another, "Let us not tear it, but cast lots for it, to decide whose it shall be"; this was to fulfill the Scripture: "THEY DIVIDED MY OUTER GARMENTS AMONG THEM, AND FOR MY CLOTHING THEY CAST LOTS."
For these things came to pass to fulfill the Scripture, "NOT A BONE OF HIM SHALL BE BROKEN."
Jump to PreviousAccomplished Already Completed Conscious End Finished Fulfil Fulfill Fulfilled Jesus Later Scripture Thirst Thirsty True. Writing Writings
Jump to NextAccomplished Already Completed Conscious End Finished Fulfil Fulfill Fulfilled Jesus Later Scripture Thirst Thirsty True. Writing Writings
LinksJohn 19:28 NIV
John 19:28 NLT
John 19:28 ESV
John 19:28 NASB
John 19:28 KJV
John 19:28 Bible Apps
John 19:28 Biblia Paralela
John 19:28 Chinese Bible
John 19:28 French Bible
John 19:28 German Bible
John 19:28 Commentaries