John 6:52
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Then the Jews began to argue sharply among themselves, "How can this man give us his flesh to eat?"

King James Bible
The Jews therefore strove among themselves, saying, How can this man give us his flesh to eat?

Darby Bible Translation
The Jews therefore contended among themselves, saying, How can he give us this flesh to eat?

World English Bible
The Jews therefore contended with one another, saying, "How can this man give us his flesh to eat?"

Young's Literal Translation
The Jews, therefore, were striving with one another, saying, 'How is this one able to give us his flesh to eat?'

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

How can this man give us his flesh to eat? - Our Lord removes this difficulty, and answers the question, in John 6:63.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

strove.

John 6:41 The Jews then murmured at him, because he said, I am the bread which came down from heaven.

John 7:40-43 Many of the people therefore, when they heard this saying, said, Of a truth this is the Prophet...

John 9:16 Therefore said some of the Pharisees, This man is not of God, because he keeps not the sabbath day. Others said...

John 10:19 There was a division therefore again among the Jews for these sayings.

How.

John 3:4,9 Nicodemus said to him, How can a man be born when he is old? can he enter the second time into his mother's womb, and be born...

John 4:11 The woman said to him, Sir, you have nothing to draw with, and the well is deep: from where then have you that living water?

Acts 17:32 And when they heard of the resurrection of the dead, some mocked: and others said, We will hear you again of this matter.

1 Corinthians 2:14 But the natural man receives not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness to him: neither can he know them...

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May 9 Evening
It is I; be not afraid.--JOHN 6:20. When I saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand upon me, saying unto me, Fear not; I am the first and the last: I am he that liveth, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for evermore, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death.--I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins. Woe is me! for I am undone; . . . mine eyes have seen the King, the Lord of hosts. Then flew one of the seraphims
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

November 21 Morning
Him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.--JOHN 6:37. It shall come to pass, when he crieth unto me, that I will hear; for I am gracious.--I will not cast them away, neither will I abhor them, to destroy them utterly, and to break my covenant with them: for I am the Lord their God.--I will remember my covenant with thee in the days of thy youth, and I will establish unto thee an everlasting covenant. Come now, and let us reason together, saith the Lord: though your sins be as scarlet, they
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

June 22. "This is that Bread which came Down from Heaven" (John vi. 58).
"This is that bread which came down from heaven" (John vi. 58). We had the sentence of death in ourselves that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God which raiseth the dead; who delivereth us from so great a death, who doth deliver; in whom we trust that He will yet deliver us. This was the supernatural secret of Paul's life; he drew continually in his body from the strength of Christ, his Risen Head. The body which rose from Joseph's tomb was to him a physical reality and the inexhaustible
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth

The Fourth Miracle in John's Gospel
And Jesus took the loaves; and when He had given thanks, He distributed to the disciples, and the disciples to them that were set down; and likewise of the fishes as much as they would.'--JOHN vi. 11. This narrative of the miraculous feeding of the five thousand is introduced into John's Gospel with singular abruptness. We read in the first verse of the chapter: 'After these things Jesus went over the Sea of Galilee,' i.e. from the western to the eastern side. But the Evangelist does not tell
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Cross References
John 1:19
Now this was John's testimony when the Jewish leaders in Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was.

John 6:41
At this the Jews there began to grumble about him because he said, "I am the bread that came down from heaven."

John 6:60
On hearing it, many of his disciples said, "This is a hard teaching. Who can accept it?"

John 9:16
Some of the Pharisees said, "This man is not from God, for he does not keep the Sabbath." But others asked, "How can a sinner perform such signs?" So they were divided.

John 10:19
The Jews who heard these words were again divided.

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