John 18:15 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary


1) "And Simon Peter followed Jesus," (ekolouthei de to lesou Simon Petros) "Then Simon Peter followed Jesus," a thing he had done for more than three years now, Mat 4:18-22; Joh 1:41-42.

2) "And so did another disciple:" (kai allos mathetes) "And another disciple," or the other disciple, believed to be John, the writer of this Gospel, Joh 19:26-27; Joh 21:20; Joh 21:24.

3) "That disciple was known unto the high priest," (ho de mathetes ekeinos hen gnostos to archierei) "Then the disciple , that one who was known to high priest," as the disciple that Jesus loved, Joh 21:20; Joh 21:24. It is believed to have been the apostle John, who seems to have owned a home and had considerable influence in Jerusalem, Act 4:13; Joh 19:27.

4) "And went in with Jesus." (kai suneiselthen to lesou) "And he entered with Jesus," this one who knew also Malchus, the relative servant of the high priest Caiaphas, Joh 18:10; Joh 18:26.

5) "Into the palace of the high priest." (eis ten aulen tou archiereos) "Into the court of the high priest," where the night-time arraignment was held, as described as follows:

Consult other comments:

John 18:15 - The Greek Testament

John 18:15 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

John 18:15 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 18:15 - Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament

John 18:15 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

John 18:15 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 18:15 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

John 18:15 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

John 18:15 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 18:15 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

John 18:15 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 18:15 - The Expositor’s Greek Testament by Robertson

John 18:15 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 18:15 - McGarvey and Pendleton Commentaries (New Testament)

John 18:15 - Geneva Bible Notes

John 18:15 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 18:15 - Gnomon of the New Testament

John 18:15 - Godet Commentary (Luke, John, Romans and 1 Corinthians)

John 18:15 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 18:15 - Commentaries on the New Testament and Prophets

John 18:15 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

John 18:15 - The Popular Commentary on the Bible by Kretzmann

John 18:15 - Lightfoot Commentary Gospels

John 18:15 - Expositions Of Holy Scripture by Alexander MacLaren

John 18:15 - Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer's New Testament Commentary

John 18:15 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

John 18:15 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

John 18:15 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 18:15 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 18:15 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 18:15 - Spurgeon's Verse Expositions of the Bible

John 18:15 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 18:15 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 18:15 - You Can Understand the Bible: Study Guide Commentary Series by Bob Utley

John 18:15 - Vincent's Word Studies in the New Testament

John 18:15 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 18:15 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary