New International Version
Still, many in the crowd believed in him. They said, "When the Messiah comes, will he perform more signs than this man?"
King James Bible
And many of the people believed on him, and said, When Christ cometh, will he do more miracles than these which this man hath done?
Darby Bible Translation
But many of the crowd believed on him, and said, Will the Christ, when he comes, do more signs than those which this [man] has done?
World English Bible
But of the multitude, many believed in him. They said, "When the Christ comes, he won't do more signs than those which this man has done, will he?"
Young's Literal Translation
and many out of the multitude did believe in him, and said -- 'The Christ -- when he may come -- will he do more signs than these that this one did?'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Will he do more miracles - It was the belief of the Jews, and they founded it upon Isaiah 35:5, that, when the Messiah came, he would do all kinds of miracles; and, in order that they might have the fullest proof of the Divine mission of Christ, it had pleased God to cause miracles to cease for between four and five hundred years, and that John the Baptist himself had not wrought any. His miracles, therefore, were a full proof of his Divine mission.
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If any man thirst, let him come unto me, and drink.--JOHN 7:37. My soul longeth, yea, even fainteth for the courts of the Lord: my heart and my flesh crieth out for the living God.--O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul thirsteth for thee, my flesh longeth for thee in a dry and thirsty land where no water is; to see thy power and thy glory, so as I have seen thee in the sanctuary. Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; …
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One Saying with Two Meanings
Answer to Mr. W's Sixth Objection.
Want of Universality in the Knowledge and Reception of Christianity, and of Greater Clearness in the Evidence.
What Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory; and his disciples believed in him.
Now while he was in Jerusalem at the Passover Festival, many people saw the signs he was performing and believed in his name.
"Come, see a man who told me everything I ever did. Could this be the Messiah?"
Here he is, speaking publicly, and they are not saying a word to him. Have the authorities really concluded that he is the Messiah?
Even as he spoke, many believed in him.
And in that place many believed in Jesus.
Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, believed in him.
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