22:49 When 1 those who were around him saw what was about to happen, they said, “Lord, should 2 we use our swords?” 3 22:50 Then 4 one of them 5 struck the high priest’s slave, 6 cutting off his right ear. 22:51 But Jesus said, 7 “Enough of this!” And he touched the man’s 8 ear and healed 9 him.
1 tn Here δέ (de) has not been translated.
2 tn The direct question using “if” in Greek is not unusual (BDF §440.3).
4 tn Here καί (kai) has been translated as “then” to indicate the implied sequence of events within the narrative.
7 tn Grk “But answering, Jesus said.” This is redundant in contemporary English and has been simplified in the translation.
8 tn Grk “his”; the referent (the slave of the high priest mentioned in the previous verse) has been specified in the translation for clarity.