New Living Translation
The next day, the news that Jesus was on the way to Jerusalem swept through the city. A large crowd of Passover visitors
King James Bible
On the next day much people that were come to the feast, when they heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem,
Darby Bible Translation
On the morrow a great crowd who came to the feast, having heard that Jesus is coming into Jerusalem,
World English Bible
On the next day a great multitude had come to the feast. When they heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem,
Young's Literal Translation
On the morrow, a great multitude that came to the feast, having heard that Jesus doth come to Jerusalem,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:12 The next day - On Sunday. Who were come to the feast - So that this multitude consisted chiefly of Galileans, not men of Jerusalem. Mt 21:8.
LibraryJune 12. "We Would See Jesus" (John xii. 21).
"We would see Jesus" (John xii. 21). Glory to Him for all the things laid up for us in the days to come. Glory to Him for all the visions of service in the future; the opportunities of doing good that are far away as well as close at hand. Our Saviour was able to despise the cross for the joy that was before Him. Let us look up to Him, and rise up to Him till we get on high and are able to look out from the mount of vision over all the land of far distances. There shall not a single thing come to …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
November 19. "We Would See Jesus" (John xii. 21).
May 8. "Except a Corn of Wheat Fall into the Ground and Die" (John xii. 24).
April 14. "I if I be Lifted up from the Earth Will Draw all Men unto Me" (John xii. 32).
This took place to fulfill the prophecy that said,
Then they brought the colt to Jesus and threw their garments over it, and he sat on it.
So they brought the colt to Jesus and threw their garments over it for him to ride on.
Six days before the Passover celebration began, Jesus arrived in Bethany, the home of Lazarus--the man he had raised from the dead.
When all the people heard of Jesus' arrival, they flocked to see him and also to see Lazarus, the man Jesus had raised from the dead.
That was the reason so many went out to meet him--because they had heard about this miraculous sign.
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