New Living Translation
So he got up from the table, took off his robe, wrapped a towel around his waist,
King James Bible
He riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towel, and girded himself.
Darby Bible Translation
rises from supper and lays aside his garments, and having taken a linen towel he girded himself:
World English Bible
arose from supper, and laid aside his outer garments. He took a towel, and wrapped a towel around his waist.
Young's Literal Translation
doth rise from the supper, and doth lay down his garments, and having taken a towel, he girded himself;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
13:4 Layeth aside his garments - That part of them which would have hindered him.
LibraryOctober 21 Evening
The servant is not greater than his lord; neither he that is sent greater than he that sent him. If ye know these things, happy are ye if ye do them.--JOHN 13:16,17. There was . . . a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest. And he said unto them, The kings of the Gentiles exercise lordship over them; and they that exercise authority upon them are called benefactors. But ye shall not be so: but he that is greatest among you, let him be as the younger; and he that is chief, …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
August 30. "Happy are Ye if Ye do Them" (John xiii. 17).
The Love of the Departing Christ
'Is it I?'
2 Kings 3:11
But King Jehoshaphat of Judah asked, "Is there no prophet of the LORD with us? If there is, we can ask the LORD what to do through him." One of King Joram's officers replied, "Elisha son of Shaphat is here. He used to be Elijah's personal assistant."
The servants who are ready and waiting for his return will be rewarded. I tell you the truth, he himself will seat them, put on an apron, and serve them as they sit and eat!
No, he says, 'Prepare my meal, put on your apron, and serve me while I eat. Then you can eat later.'
After washing their feet, he put on his robe again and sat down and asked, "Do you understand what I was doing?
1 John 3:11
This is the message you have heard from the beginning: We should love one another.
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