2:2 and Jesus and his disciples were also invited to the wedding. 1
4:36 The one who reaps receives pay 3 and gathers fruit for eternal life, so that the one who sows and the one who reaps can rejoice together.
4:53 Then the father realized that it was the very time 4 Jesus had said to him, “Your son will live,” and he himself believed along with his entire household.
1 sn There is no clue to the identity of the bride and groom, but in all probability either relatives or friends of Jesus’ family were involved, since Jesus’ mother and both Jesus and his disciples were invited to the celebration. The attitude of Mary in approaching Jesus and asking him to do something when the wine ran out also suggests that familial obligations were involved.
2 tn This section is related loosely to the preceding by μετὰ ταῦτα (meta tauta). This constitutes an indefinite temporal reference; the intervening time is not specified.
3 tn Or “a reward”; see L&N 38.14 and 57.173. This is something of a wordplay.
4 tn Grk “at that hour.”