John 7:42

NET ©

Don’t the scriptures say that the Christ is a descendant of David and comes from Bethlehem, the village where David lived?”

NIV ©

Does not the Scripture say that the Christ will come from David’s family and from Bethlehem, the town where David lived?"

NASB ©

"Has not the Scripture said that the Christ comes from the descendants of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?"

NLT ©

For the Scriptures clearly state that the Messiah will be born of the royal line of David, in Bethlehem, the village where King David was born."

MSG ©

Don't the Scriptures tell us that the Messiah comes from David's line and from Bethlehem, David's village?"

BBE ©

Do not the Writings say that the Christ comes of the seed of David and from Beth-lehem, the little town where David was?

NRSV ©

Has not the scripture said that the Messiah is descended from David and comes from Bethlehem, the village where David lived?"

NKJV ©

"Has not the Scripture said that the Christ comes from the seed of David and from the town of Bethlehem, where David was?"

KJV
Hath not
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said
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cometh
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the seed
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of David
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and
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out of
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the town
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of Bethlehem
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where
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David
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was
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NET © [draft] ITL
Don’t
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the scriptures
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say
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that
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the Christ
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is a descendant
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of David
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and
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comes
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from
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Bethlehem
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, the village
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where
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David
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lived
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?”
NET © Notes

tn Grk “is from the seed” (an idiom for human descent).

sn An allusion to Ps 89:4.

sn An allusion to Mic 5:2.

map For location see Map5-B1; Map7-E2; Map8-E2; Map10-B4.

tn Grk “the village where David was.”