New International Version
His disciples remembered that it is written: "Zeal for your house will consume me."
King James Bible
And his disciples remembered that it was written, The zeal of thine house hath eaten me up.
Darby Bible Translation
[And] his disciples remembered that it is written, The zeal of thy house devours me.
World English Bible
His disciples remembered that it was written, "Zeal for your house will eat me up."
Young's Literal Translation
And his disciples remembered that it is written, 'The zeal of Thy house did eat me up;'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The zeal of thine house - See Psalm 59:10. Zeal to promote thy glory, and to keep thy worship pure.
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LibraryGrace and Glory
Chapel Royal, Whitehall. 1865. For the consumptive hospital. St John ii. 11. "This beginning of miracles did Jesus in Cana of Galilee, and manifested forth his glory." This word glory, whether in its Greek or its Roman shape, had a very definite meaning in the days of the Apostles. It meant the admiration of men. The Greek word, as every scholar knows, is derived from a root signifying to seem, and expresses that which a man seems, and appears to his fellow men. The Latin word glory is …
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for zeal for your house consumes me, and the insults of those who insult you fall on me.
My zeal wears me out, for my enemies ignore your words.
and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding.
After he was raised from the dead, his disciples recalled what he had said. Then they believed the scripture and the words that Jesus had spoken.
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