John 2:7
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New International Version
Jesus said to the servants, "Fill the jars with water"; so they filled them to the brim.

New Living Translation
Jesus told the servants, "Fill the jars with water." When the jars had been filled,

English Standard Version
Jesus said to the servants, “Fill the jars with water.” And they filled them up to the brim.

Berean Study Bible
Jesus told the servants, "Fill the jars with water." So they filled them to the brim.

Berean Literal Bible
Jesus says to them, "Fill the jars with water." And they filled them up to the brim.

New American Standard Bible
Jesus said to them, "Fill the waterpots with water." So they filled them up to the brim.

King James Bible
Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
"Fill the jars with water," Jesus told them. So they filled them to the brim.

International Standard Version
Jesus told the servants, "Fill the jars with water." So they filled them up to the brim.

NET Bible
Jesus told the servants, "Fill the water jars with water." So they filled them up to the very top.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Yeshua said to them: “Fill the watercasks with water.” And they filled them up to the brim.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Jesus told the servers, "Fill the jars with water." The servers filled the jars to the brim.

New American Standard 1977
Jesus said to them, “Fill the waterpots with water.” And they filled them up to the brim.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Jesus said unto them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

King James 2000 Bible
Jesus said unto them, Fill the water pots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

American King James Version
Jesus said to them, Fill the water pots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

American Standard Version
Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Jesus saith to them: Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

Darby Bible Translation
Jesus says to them, Fill the water-vessels with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

English Revised Version
Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

Webster's Bible Translation
Jesus saith to them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them to the brim.

Weymouth New Testament
Jesus said to the attendants, "Fill the jars with water." And they filled them to the brim.

World English Bible
Jesus said to them, "Fill the water pots with water." They filled them up to the brim.

Young's Literal Translation
Jesus saith to them, 'Fill the water-jugs with water;' and they filled them -- unto the brim;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
2:1-11 It is very desirable when there is a marriage, to have Christ own and bless it. Those that would have Christ with them at their marriage, must invite him by prayer, and he will come. While in this world we sometimes find ourselves in straits, even when we think ourselves in fulness. There was want at a marriage feast. Those who are come to care for the things of the world, must look for trouble, and count upon disappointment. In our addresses to Christ, we must humbly spread our case before him, and then refer ourselves to him to do as he pleases. In Christ's reply to his mother there was no disrespect. He used the same word when speaking to her with affection from the cross; yet it is a standing testimony against the idolatry of after-ages, in giving undue honours to his mother. His hour is come when we know not what to do. Delays of mercy are not denials of prayer. Those that expect Christ's favours, must observe his orders with ready obedience. The way of duty is the way to mercy; and Christ's methods must not be objected against. The beginning of Moses' miracles was turning water into blood, Ex 7:20; the beginning of Christ's miracles was turning water into wine; which may remind us of the difference between the law of Moses and the gospel of Christ. He showed that he improves creature-comforts to all true believers, and make them comforts indeed. And Christ's works are all for use. Has he turned thy water into wine, given thee knowledge and grace? it is to profit withal; therefore draw out now, and use it. It was the best wine. Christ's works commend themselves even to those who know not their Author. What was produced by miracles, always was the best in its kind. Though Christ hereby allows a right use of wine, he does not in the least do away his own caution, which is, that our hearts be not at any time overcharged with surfeiting and drunkenness, Lu 21:34. Though we need not scruple to feast with our friends on proper occasions, yet every social interview should be so conducted, that we might invite the Redeemer to join with us, if he were now on earth; and all levity, luxury, and excess offend him.
Study Bible
The Wedding at Cana
6Now six stone water jars had been set there for the Jewish rites of purification. Each could hold from twenty to thirty gallons. 7Jesus told the servants, “Fill the jars with water.” So they filled them to the brim. 8“Now draw some out,” He said, “and take it to the master of the banquet.” They did so,…
Cross References
John 2:6
Now six stone water jars had been set there for the Jewish rites of purification. Each could hold from twenty to thirty gallons.

John 2:8
"Now draw some out," He said, "and take it to the master of the banquet." They did so,
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