New Living Translation
It was now winter, and Jesus was in Jerusalem at the time of Hanukkah, the Festival of Dedication.
King James Bible
And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, and it was winter.
Darby Bible Translation
Now the feast of the dedication was celebrating at Jerusalem, and it was winter.
World English Bible
It was the Feast of the Dedication at Jerusalem.
Young's Literal Translation
And the dedication in Jerusalem came, and it was winter,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
10:22 It was the feast of the dedication - Instituted by Judas Maccabeus, 1 Macc. iv, 59, when he purged and dedicated the altar and temple after they had been polluted. So our Lord observed festivals even of human appointment. Is it not, at least, innocent for us to do the same?
[Footnote: Preached before the Baptist Missionary Society.] 'Other sheep I have, which are not of this fold: them also I must bring, and they shall hear My voice; and they shall become one flock and one Shepherd.'--JOHN x. 16 (R.V.). There were many strange and bitter lessons in this discourse for the false shepherds, the Pharisees, to whom it was first spoken. But there was not one which would jar more upon their minds, and as they fancied, on their sacredest convictions, than this, that God's flock …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Gifts to the Flock
The Good Shepherd
January the Seventeenth Spiritual Discernment
Others said, "This doesn't sound like a man possessed by a demon! Can a demon open the eyes of the blind?"
He was in the Temple, walking through the section known as Solomon's Colonnade.
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