New International Version
Now while he was in Jerusalem at the Passover Festival, many people saw the signs he was performing and believed in his name.
King James Bible
Now when he was in Jerusalem at the passover, in the feast day, many believed in his name, when they saw the miracles which he did.
Darby Bible Translation
And when he was in Jerusalem, at the passover, at the feast, many believed on his name, beholding his signs which he wrought.
World English Bible
Now when he was in Jerusalem at the Passover, during the feast, many believed in his name, observing his signs which he did.
Young's Literal Translation
And as he was in Jerusalem, in the passover, in the feast, many believed in his name, beholding his signs that he was doing;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Many believed in his name - They believed him to be the promised Messiah, but did not believe in him to the salvation of their souls: for we find, from the following verse, that their hearts were not at all changed, because our blessed Lord could not trust himself to them.
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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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What Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory; and his disciples believed in him.
When it was almost time for the Jewish Passover, Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
When he arrived in Galilee, the Galileans welcomed him. They had seen all that he had done in Jerusalem at the Passover Festival, for they also had been there.
"I have testimony weightier than that of John. For the works that the Father has given me to finish--the very works that I am doing--testify that the Father has sent me.
and a great crowd of people followed him because they saw the signs he had performed by healing the sick.
Still, many in the crowd believed in him. They said, "When the Messiah comes, will he perform more signs than this man?"
Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, believed in him.
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