John 12:4 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

1) "Then saith one of his disciples," (legei de eis ton matheton autou) "Then one of his disciples said," in complaint against Jesus and Mary.

2) "Judas Iscariot, Simon's son," (loudas ho Iskariotes) "Judas, the one who was the son of Iscariot," the one who was to leave later that evening to go into Jerusalem and strike a deal to betray Jesus, Joh 13:29-30.

3) "Which should betray him," (ho mellon auton paradidontai) "The one who was about to betray him," led other of the disciples to "mouth" the same complaint, Mat 26:8; Luk 14:10-11. It was from this supper in Bethany, in the home of Simon the Leper, two days before the Passover that Judas went out, and to the chief priests, to close the bargain to betray Jesus, Joh 13:29-30.

Consult other comments:

John 12:4 - The Greek Testament

John 12:4 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

John 12:4 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 12:4 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 12:4 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:4 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:4 - The Expositor’s Greek Testament by Robertson

John 12:4 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 12:4 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 12:4 - Godet Commentary (Luke, John, Romans and 1 Corinthians)

John 12:4 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 12:4 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

John 12:4 - The Popular Commentary on the Bible by Kretzmann

John 12:4 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

John 12:4 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 12:4 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 12:4 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 12:4 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:4 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 12:4 - Vincent's Word Studies in the New Testament

John 12:4 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 12:4 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary