New Living Translation
At dawn Jesus was standing on the beach, but the disciples couldn't see who he was.
King James Bible
But when the morning was now come, Jesus stood on the shore: but the disciples knew not that it was Jesus.
Darby Bible Translation
And early morn already breaking, Jesus stood on the shore; the disciples however did not know that it was Jesus.
World English Bible
But when day had already come, Jesus stood on the beach, yet the disciples didn't know that it was Jesus.
Young's Literal Translation
And morning being now come, Jesus stood at the shore, yet indeed the disciples did not know that it is Jesus;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
21:4 They knew not that it was Jesus - Probably their eyes were holden.
Library'They Also Serve who Only Stand and Wait'
'Peter, seeing him, saith to Jesus, Lord, and what shall this man do! Jesus saith unto him, If I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to thee? Follow thou Me.'--John xxi. 21, 22. We have seen in a former sermon that the charge of the risen Christ to Peter, which immediately precedes these verses, allotted to him service and suffering. The closing words of that charge 'Follow Me!' had a deep significance, as uniting both parts of his task in the one supreme command of imitation of his Master. …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: St. John Chaps. XV to XXI
November the Thirteenth a Transformed Fisherman
Love and Service.
On the Same Words of the Gospel of John. xxi. 15, "Simon, Son of John, Lovest Thou Me More than These?" Etc.
But God kept them from recognizing him.
She turned to leave and saw someone standing there. It was Jesus, but she didn't recognize him.
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