At this they tried to seize him, but no-one laid a hand on him, because his time had not yet come.
So they were seeking to seize Him; and no man laid his hand on Him, because His hour had not yet come.
Then the leaders tried to arrest him; but no one laid a hand on him, because his time had not yet come.
They were looking for a way to arrest him, but not a hand was laid on him because it wasn't yet God's time.
Then they had a desire to take him: but no man put hands on him because his hour was still to come.
Then they tried to arrest him, but no one laid hands on him, because his hour had not yet come.
Therefore they sought to take Him; but no one laid a hand on Him, because His hour had not yet come.
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1 tn Grk “him”; the referent (Jesus) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
sn Here the response is on the part of the crowd, who tried to seize Jesus. This is apparently distinct from the attempted arrest by the authorities mentioned in 7:32.
2 tn Grk “his hour.”