John 12:17 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

1 ) "The people therefore that was with him," (emarturei oun ho ochlos ho on met' autou) "Then the crowd of people who were with him, who witnessed," the recent miracle at Bethany, the disciples who had come with Him from Perea, the sisters of Lazarus --- Martha and Mary, and the many devout Jewish women who had wept with Martha and Mary for four days, and many others who stood by, Joh 11:30-42.

2) "When he called Lazarus out of the grave,'' (hote ton Lazaron ephonesen ek tou mnemeiou) "When he called Lazarus out of the tomb," with a loud voice, called him forth by name, personally, Joh 11:43-44.

3) "And raised him from the dead, bare record." (kai egeiren auton ek nekron) "And when he raised him out of and away from the dead," reported it, told it, scattered the report abroad, Joh 11:45-46; Joh 12:9-11; Luk 19:37. And Luke explains that they rejoiced and praised God "with a loud voice," for all the "mighty works that they had seen." They could not forebear, would not keep silent, Act 4:18,20; 5:28, 29.

Consult other comments:

John 12:17 - Abbott's Illustrated New Testament

John 12:17 - The Greek Testament

John 12:17 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 12:17 - Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament

John 12:17 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

John 12:17 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 12:17 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

John 12:17 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

John 12:17 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 12:17 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:17 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:17 - The Expositor’s Greek Testament by Robertson

John 12:17 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 12:17 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 12:17 - Gnomon of the New Testament

John 12:17 - Godet Commentary (Luke, John, Romans and 1 Corinthians)

John 12:17 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 12:17 - The Popular Commentary on the Bible by Kretzmann

John 12:17 - Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer's New Testament Commentary

John 12:17 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

John 12:17 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

John 12:17 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 12:17 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 12:17 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 12:17 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:17 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 12:17 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary