Jesus put together a whip out of strips of leather and chased them out of the Temple, stampeding the sheep and cattle, upending the tables of the loan sharks, spilling coins left and right. When they started running low on wine at the wedding banquet, Jesus' mother told him, "They're just about out of wine." "Now fill your pitchers and take them to the host," Jesus said, and they did. NIV 8 Jesus said to the servants, “Fill the jars with water”; so they filled them to the brim. Scripture: 1 John 2:18–27. 16  He told the dove merchants, "Get your things out of here! MSG 12 NIV 2 Jesus ordered the servants, "Fill the pots with water." Each held twenty to thirty gallons. "Now fill your pitchers and take them to the host," Jesus said, and they did. Jesus' mother was there. Jesus' mother was there. They asked, "What credentials can you present to justify this? 7  Jesus ordered the servants, "Fill the pots with water." Scripture: John 2:23–25. ", But the Jews were upset. Jesus and his disciples were guests also. After this he went down to Capernaum along with his mother, brothers, and disciples, and stayed several days. Nov 18, 2018. NIV 25 Jesus’ mother was there, THE WEDDING AT CANA "On the third day there was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. NIV 10 Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. NIV 14 4  Jesus said, "Is that any of our business, Mother - yours or mine? He was a leader in the early church, and he probably wrote his documents after most of the other New Testament books were already written. But you've saved the best till now!" After he was raised from the dead, his disciples recalled what he had said. 3 John 1:2 We're the best of friends, and I pray for good fortune in everything you do, and for your good health - that your everyday affairs prosper, as well as your soul! 21  But Jesus was talking about his body as the Temple. He knew them inside and out, knew how untrustworthy they were. Now while he was in Jerusalem at the Passover Festival, many people saw the signs he was performing and believed in his name. Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. Stop turning my Father’s house into a market!” And his disciples believed in him. NIV 23 However, since Christ afterwards did concern himself in it, it looks as if this was not his meaning. NIV 15 Now while he was in Jerusalem at the Passover Festival, many people saw the signs he was performing and believed in his name. On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. "Ye have an anointing from the Holy One." Jesus answered, "Tear down this Temple and in three days I'll put it back together." NIV 9 The loan sharks were also there in full strength. NIV 4 NIV 24 MSG 8 MSG 22 They were indignant: "It took forty-six years to build this Temple, and you're going to rebuild it in three days?" On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. Then he told them, “Now draw some out and take it to the master of the banquet.”They did so, But Jesus didn't entrust his life to them. This act in Cana of Galilee was the first sign Jesus gave, the first glimpse of his glory. Six stoneware water pots were there, used by the Jews for ritual washings. During the time he was in Jerusalem, those days of the Passover Feast, many people noticed the signs he was displaying and, seeing they pointed straight to God, entrusted their lives to him. He found the Temple teeming with people selling cattle and sheep and doves. They replied, “It has taken forty-six years to build this temple, and you are going to raise it in three days?” (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. of That's when his disciples remembered the Scripture, "Zeal for your house consumes me." Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. When the host tasted the water that had become wine (he didn't know what had just happened but the servants, of course, knew), he called out to the bridegroom, They then put two and two together and believed both what was written in Scripture and what Jesus had said. When the wine was gone, Jesus’ mother said to him, “They have no more wine.” And they filled them to the brim. There they stayed for a few days. MSG 16 All rights reserved. Jesus answered them, “Destroy this temple, and I will raise it again in three days.” When the Passover Feast, celebrated each spring by the Jews, was about to take place, Jesus traveled up to Jerusalem. MSG 13 Nearby stood six stone water jars, the kind used by the Jews for ceremonial washing, each holding from twenty to thirty gallons. During the time he was in Jerusalem, those days of the Passover Feast, many people noticed the signs he was displaying and, seeing they pointed straight to God, entrusted their lives to him. From Water to Wine 1-3Three days later there was a wedding in the village of Cana in Galilee. NIV 3 What Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory; and his disciples believed in him. NIV 3 11  This act in Cana of Galilee was the first sign Jesus gave, the first glimpse of his glory. He told the dove merchants, "Get your things out of here! MSG 6 Stop turning my Father's house into a shopping mall! NIV 13 1 John 2:26-28: Pulpit Commentary Homiletics. MSG 1 Three days later there was a wedding in the village of Cana in Galilee. 3  When they started running low on wine at the wedding banquet, Jesus' mother told him, "They're just about out of wine." He Knew What Was in Man. He did not realize where it had come from, though the servants who had drawn the water knew. The loan sharks were also there in full strength. NIV 18 All rights reserved. NIV 17 “Woman,why do you involve me?” Jesus replied. MSG 11 All rights reserved. and said, “Everyone brings out the choice wine first and then the cheaper wine after the guests have had too much to drink; but you have saved the best till now.” But if anyone does sin, we have a Priest-Friend in … NIV 10 “My hour has not yet come.” Later, after he was raised from the dead, his disciples remembered he had said this. Originally published by NavPress in English as THE MESSAGE: The Bible in Contemporary Language copyright 2002 by Eugene Peterson. He told the dove merchants, "Get your things out of here! Jesus said to the servants, “Fill the jars with water”; so they filled them to the brim. But Jesus would not entrust himself to them, for he knew all people.