John 9:18
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English Standard Version
The Jews did not believe that he had been blind and had received his sight, until they called the parents of the man who had received his sight

King James Bible
But the Jews did not believe concerning him, that he had been blind, and received his sight, until they called the parents of him that had received his sight.

American Standard Version
The Jews therefore did not believe concerning him, that he had been blind, and had received his sight, until they called the parents of him that had received his sight,

Douay-Rheims Bible
The Jews then did not believe concerning him, that he had been blind, and had received his sight, until they called the parents of him that had received his sight,

English Revised Version
The Jews therefore did not believe concerning him, that he had been blind, and had received his sight, until they called the parents of him that had received his sight,

Webster's Bible Translation
But the Jews did not believe concerning him that he had been blind, and received his sight, until they called the parents of him that had received his sight.

Weymouth New Testament
The Jews, however, did not believe the statement concerning him--that he had been blind and had obtained his sight--until they called his parents and asked them,

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Vincent's Word Studies

The Jews

Notice the change from the Pharisees. The Pharisees had already divided on this miracle (John 9:16). The Jews represent that section which was hostile to Jesus.

Of him that had received his sight (αὐτοῦ τοῦ ἀναβλέψαντος).

Properly, "of the very one who had received."

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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 5:44 How can you believe, which receive honor one of another, and seek not the honor that comes from God only?

John 12:37-40 But though he had done so many miracles before them, yet they believed not on him...

Genesis 19:14 And Lot went out, and spoke to his sons in law, which married his daughters, and said, Up, get you out of this place...

Isaiah 26:11 LORD, when your hand is lifted up, they will not see: but they shall see, and be ashamed for their envy at the people; yes...

Isaiah 53:1 Who has believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed?

Luke 16:31 And he said to him, If they hear not Moses and the prophets, neither will they be persuaded, though one rose from the dead.

Hebrews 3:15-19 While it is said, To day if you will hear his voice, harden not your hearts, as in the provocation...

Hebrews 4:11 Let us labor therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief.

Cross References
John 1:19
And this is the testimony of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, "Who are you?"

John 9:19
and asked them, "Is this your son, who you say was born blind? How then does he now see?"

John 9:22
(His parents said these things because they feared the Jews, for the Jews had already agreed that if anyone should confess Jesus to be Christ, he was to be put out of the synagogue.)

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