New International Version
Early in the morning, Jesus stood on the shore, but the disciples did not realize that it was Jesus.
King James Bible
But when the morning was now come, Jesus stood on the shore: but the disciples knew not that it was Jesus.
Darby Bible Translation
And early morn already breaking, Jesus stood on the shore; the disciples however did not know that it was Jesus.
World English Bible
But when day had already come, Jesus stood on the beach, yet the disciples didn't know that it was Jesus.
Young's Literal Translation
And morning being now come, Jesus stood at the shore, yet indeed the disciples did not know that it is Jesus;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Knew not that it was Jesus - Probably because it was either not light enough, or he was at too great a distance, or he had assumed another form, as in Mark 16:12; otherwise his person was so remarkable that all his disciples readily knew him when he was at hand: see John 21:12.
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"The disciple whom Jesus loved leaned on His breast" (John xxi. 20). An American gentleman once visited the saintly Albert Bengel. He was very desirous to hear him pray. So one night he lingered at his door, hoping to overhear his closing devotions. The rooms were adjoining and the doors ajar. The good man finished his studies, closed his books, knelt down for a moment and simply said: "Dear Lord Jesus, things are still the same between us," and then sweetly fell asleep. So close was his communion …
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but they were kept from recognizing him.
At this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not realize that it was Jesus.
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