New King James Version
New American Standard Bible
27 It is (A)He who comes after me, of whom I am not worthy even to untie the (B)strap of His sandal.” 28 These things took place in Bethany (C)beyond the Jordan, where John was baptizing people.Read full chapter
27 It is He [the preeminent One] who comes after me, the [a]strap of whose sandal I am not worthy to untie [even as His slave].” 28 These things occurred in Bethany across the Jordan [at the Jordan River crossing], where John was baptizing.Read full chapter
- John 1:27 During this era it was customary for a household servant to remove a guest’s sandals and wash the dust from his feet. John is saying that he is not worthy even to remove Christ’s sandal, let alone to touch His feet.
New International Version
27 He is the one who comes after me,(A) the straps of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.”(B)
28 This all happened at Bethany on the other side of the Jordan,(C) where John was baptizing.
King James Version
27 He it is, who coming after me is preferred before me, whose shoe's latchet I am not worthy to unloose.
28 These things were done in Bethabara beyond Jordan, where John was baptizing.Read full chapter
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