New Living Translation
They were both running, but the other disciple outran Peter and reached the tomb first.
King James Bible
So they ran both together: and the other disciple did outrun Peter, and came first to the sepulchre.
Darby Bible Translation
And the two ran together, and the other disciple ran forward faster than Peter, and came first to the tomb,
World English Bible
They both ran together. The other disciple outran Peter, and came to the tomb first.
Young's Literal Translation
and the two were running together, and the other disciple did run forward more quickly than Peter, and came first to the tomb,
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'And many other signs truly did Jesus in the presence of His disciples, which are not written in this book: But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye might have life through His name.' --JOHN XX. 30, 31. It is evident that these words were originally the close of this Gospel, the following chapter being an appendix, subsequently added by the writer himself. In them we have the Evangelist's own acknowledgment of the incompleteness …
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Peter and the other disciple started out for the tomb.
He stooped and looked in and saw the linen wrappings lying there, but he didn't go in.
Then the disciple who had reached the tomb first also went in, and he saw and believed--
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