New Living Translation
A debate broke out between John's disciples and a certain Jew over ceremonial cleansing.
King James Bible
Then there arose a question between some of John's disciples and the Jews about purifying.
Darby Bible Translation
There was therefore a reasoning of the disciples of John with a Jew about purification.
World English Bible
There arose therefore a questioning on the part of John's disciples with some Jews about purification.
Young's Literal Translation
there arose then a question from the disciples of John with some Jews about purifying,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:25 The Jews - Those men of Judea, who now went to be baptized by Jesus; and John's disciples, who were mostly of Galilee: about purifying - That is, baptism. They disputed, which they should be baptized by.
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That blessed hope, . . . the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ.--TIT. 2:13. Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and stedfast, and which entereth into that within the veil: whither the forerunner is for us entered, even Jesus.--Whom the heaven must receive until the times of restitution of all things.--When he shall come to be glorified in his saints, and to be admired in all them that believe. The whole creation groaneth and travaileth in pain together …
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Standing nearby were six stone water jars, used for Jewish ceremonial washing. Each could hold twenty to thirty gallons.
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