"You are demon-possessed," the crowd answered. "Who is trying to kill you?"
The crowd answered, "You have a demon! Who seeks to kill You?"
The crowd replied, "You’re demon possessed! Who’s trying to kill you?"
The crowd said, "You're crazy! Who's trying to kill you? You're demon-possessed."
The people said in answer, You have an evil spirit: who has any desire to put you to death?
The crowd answered, "You have a demon! Who is trying to kill you?"
The people answered and said, "You have a demon. Who is seeking to kill You?"
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1 tn Or “The common people” (as opposed to the religious authorities mentioned in 7:15).
2 tn Grk “You have a demon!”
3 tn Grk “Who is seeking to kill you?”
sn Who is trying to kill you? Many of the crowd (if they had come in from surrounding regions for the feast) probably were ignorant of any plot. The plot was on the part of the Jewish leaders. Note how carefully John distinguishes between the leadership and the general populace in their respective responses to Jesus.