New International Version
for on account of him many of the Jews were going over to Jesus and believing in him.
King James Bible
Because that by reason of him many of the Jews went away, and believed on Jesus.
Darby Bible Translation
because many of the Jews went away on his account and believed on Jesus.
World English Bible
because on account of him many of the Jews went away and believed in Jesus.
Young's Literal Translation
because on account of him many of the Jews were going away, and were believing in Jesus.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Consulted that they might put Lazarus also to death - As long as he lived they saw an incontestable proof of the Divine power of Christ; therefore they wished to put him to death, because many of the Jews, who came to see him through curiosity, became converts to Christ through his testimony. How blind were these men not to perceive that he who had raised him, after he had been dead four days, could raise him again though they had slain him a thousand times?
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Chester Cathedral. 1870. St John xii. 24, 25. "Verily, verily, I say unto you, except a corn of wheat fall into the ground and die, it abideth alone: but if it die, it bringeth forth much fruit. He that loveth his life shall lose it; and he that hateth his life in this world shall keep it unto life eternal." This is our Lord's own parable. In it He tells us that His death, His resurrection, His ascension, is a mystery which we may believe, not only because the Bible tells us of it, but because …
Charles Kingsley—All Saints' Day and Other Sermons
September 22 Evening
The Universal Magnet
The Son of Man
Still, many in the crowd believed in him. They said, "When the Messiah comes, will he perform more signs than this man?"
I knew that you always hear me, but I said this for the benefit of the people standing here, that they may believe that you sent me."
Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, believed in him.
So the chief priests made plans to kill Lazarus as well,
Many people, because they had heard that he had performed this sign, went out to meet him.
Yet at the same time many even among the leaders believed in him. But because of the Pharisees they would not openly acknowledge their faith for fear they would be put out of the synagogue;
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