John 12:7 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

1) "Then said Jesus," (eipen ho lesous) "Then Jesus said," to them, to Judas and those who railed against the woman, Mary.

2) ''Let her alone:” (aphes auton) "Leave or lay off haggling her , It's her property, neither yours nor ours. She is steward of it, to use of her own volition, Mat 26:10; Mar 14:15.

3) "Against the day of my burying hath she kept this." (hina eis ten hemeran tou entaphiasmou mou terese auto) "She has done this in order that she may observe my burial by it," as His burial was now drawing near, at hand, less than one week away, Mat 16:21-23; Mat 26:12; Mar 14:8; Joh 19:40.

Consult other comments:

John 12:7 - The Greek Testament

John 12:7 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

John 12:7 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 12:7 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

John 12:7 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

John 12:7 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 12:7 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:7 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:7 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 12:7 - Geneva Bible Notes

John 12:7 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 12:7 - Gnomon of the New Testament

John 12:7 - Godet Commentary (Luke, John, Romans and 1 Corinthians)

John 12:7 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 12:7 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

John 12:7 - Lightfoot Commentary Gospels

John 12:7 - Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer's New Testament Commentary

John 12:7 - Church Pulpit Commentary

John 12:7 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

John 12:7 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 12:7 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 12:7 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 12:7 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 12:7 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 12:7 - Vincent's Word Studies in the New Testament

John 12:7 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary