New Living Translation
When Martha got word that Jesus was coming, she went to meet him. But Mary stayed in the house.
King James Bible
Then Martha, as soon as she heard that Jesus was coming, went and met him: but Mary sat still in the house.
Darby Bible Translation
Martha then, when she heard Jesus is coming, went to meet him; but Mary sat in the house.
World English Bible
Then when Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went and met him, but Mary stayed in the house.
Young's Literal Translation
Martha, therefore, when she heard that Jesus doth come, met him, and Mary kept sitting in the house.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
11:20 Mary sat in the house - Probably not hearing what was said.
LibraryThe Open Grave at Bethany
'Now Jesus was not yet come into the town, but was in that place where Martha met Him. The Jews then which were with her in the house, and comforted her, when they saw Mary, that she rose up hastily and went out, followed her, saying, She goeth unto the grave to weep there. Then when Mary was come where Jesus was, and saw Him, she fell down at His feet, saying unto Him, Lord, if Thou hadst been here, my brother had not died. When Jesus therefore saw her weeping, and the Jews also weeping which came …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Seventh Miracle in John's Gospel --The Raising of Lazarus
The Delays of Love
As Jesus and the disciples continued on their way to Jerusalem, they came to a certain village where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home.
Jesus had stayed outside the village, at the place where Martha met him.
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