Because they had heard that Jesus 1 had performed this miraculous sign, the crowd went out to meet him.
Many people, because they had heard that he had given this miraculous sign, went out to meet him.
For this reason also the people went and met Him, because they heard that He had performed this sign.
That was the main reason so many went out to meet him––because they had heard about this mighty miracle.
It was because they had spread the word of this latest God-sign that the crowd swelled to a welcoming parade.
And that was the reason the people went out to him, because it had come to their ears that he had done this sign.
It was also because they heard that he had performed this sign that the crowd went to meet him.
For this reason the people also met Him, because they heard that He had done this sign.
he had done
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they had heard
this miraculous sign
, the crowd
went out to meet
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1 tn Grk “he”; the referent (Jesus) has been specified in the translation for clarity.