The apostle John writing (God
speaking via scripture...The Word), this being a direct quote of Jesus that His work was
Wycliffe Bible of
King James Bible of 1611: "When
Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and
gave up the ghost."
NAS Bible of 1960:
"Therefore when Jesus had received the sour wine, He said, 'It is finished!' And He bowed His
head and gave up His spirit."
NIV Bible 1973-78: "When he had
received the drink, Jesus said, 'It is finished.' With that, he bowed his head and gave up
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(posted 21 January 2003)