BibleTools
verse

(e.g. john 8 32)
  or  

John 20:1  (King James Version)
version

A.F.V
A.S.V.
Amplified®
Darby
I.S.V.
K.J.V.
N.A.S.B.
NASB E-Prime
Young's


Compare all


Book Notes
   Barnes' Book Notes
   Jamieson, Fausset, and Brown Book Notes
   Robertson's Book Notes (NT)
Commentaries
   Adam Clarke
   Barnes' Notes
   Forerunner Commentary
   Jamieson, Fausset, and Brown
   John Wesley's Notes
   Matthew Henry
   People's Commentary (NT)
   Robertson's Word Pictures (NT)
   Scofield
Definitions
Interlinear
Library
Topical Studies
X-References
Commentaries:
Robertson's Word Pictures (NT)
<< John 19:42   John 20:2 >>


John 20:1

Now on the first day of the week (th de miai twn sabbatwn). Locative case of time when. Both Mark (Mark 16:2) and Luke (Luke 24:1) have this very idiom of the cardinal th miai, instead of the usual ordinal th prwth (first), an idiom common in the papyri and in the modern Greek (Robertson, Grammar, p. 671). In all three instances also we have the genitive plural twn sabbatwn for "the week" as in Acts 20:7. The singular sabbaton also occurs for "the week" as in Luke 18:12; Mark 16:9.

Cometh Mary Magdalene (Maria h Magdalhnh erxetai). Vivid historical present. Mary Magdalene is not to be confounded with Mary of Bethany.

While it was yet dark (skotiav eti oushv). Genitive absolute. For skotia see John 6:17; Matthew 10:27. Mark (Mark 16:2) says the sun was risen on their actual arrival. She started from the house while still dark.

Taken away (hrmenon). Perfect passive participle of airw, predicate accusative in apposition with ton liqon.




Other Robertson's Word Pictures (NT) entries containing John 20:1:

Matthew 28:5
Mark 16:2
Mark 16:5
Luke 24:1
Luke 24:2
John 8:2
John 20:19
Acts 1:14
Acts 20:7

 

<< John 19:42   John 20:2 >>

DISCLAIMER: Church of the Great God (CGG) provides these resources to aid the individual in studying the Bible. However, it is up to the individual to "prove all things, and hold fast to that which is good" (I Thessalonians 5:21). The content of these resources does not necessarily reflect the views of CGG. They are provided for information purposes only.




The Berean: Daily Verse and Comment

The Berean: Daily Verse and Comment

Sign up for the Berean: Daily Verse and Comment, and have Biblical truth delivered to your inbox. This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God. See what over 145,000 subscribers are already receiving each day.

Email Address:

   
Leave this field empty

We respect your privacy. Your email address will not be sold, distributed, rented, or in any way given out to a third party. We have nothing to sell. You may easily unsubscribe at any time.
©Copyright 1992-2020 Church of the Great God.   Contact C.G.G. if you have questions or comments.
Share this on FacebookEmailPrinter version
Close
E-mail This Page