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Bible Commentaries

Scofield's Reference Notes

John 21

Verse 3

I go

Contra. Numbers 9:17-23.

Verse 11

was not

Contra. Luke 5:6.

Verse 12

dine

Lit. break your fast.

Verse 15

dined Lit. breakfasted.

lovest (Greek - διάβολος , deeply love; used of divine love John 14:21, and of that love which the law demands Luke 10:27.

love (Greek - καταφιλέω , am fond of). It is a lesser degree of love than agapas.

Feed See, 1 Peter 5:2.

Verse 16

lovest (Greek - καταφιλέω , deeply love; used of divine love John 14:21 and of that love which the law demands Luke 10:27

love (Greek - καταφιλέω , am fond of). It is a lesser degree of love than agapas.

Feed tend; 1 Peter 5:1-3

Verse 17

lovest Our Lord here takes Peter's word, phileis.

love (Greek - καταφιλέω , am fond of). It is a lesser degree of love than agapas.

Feed John 21:15; John 10:9

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Bibliographical Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on John 21". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/srn/john-21.html. 1917.