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John 12:6

He said this, not because he cared about the poor, but because he was a thief, and nhaving charge of the moneybag he used to help himself to what was put into it.

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John 12:6 — The New International Version (NIV)

He did not say this because he cared about the poor but because he was a thief; as keeper of the money bag, he used to help himself to what was put into it.

John 12:6 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

This he said, not that he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and had the bag, and bare what was put therein.

John 12:6 — New Living Translation (NLT)

Not that he cared for the poor—he was a thief, and since he was in charge of the disciples’ money, he often stole some for himself.

John 12:6 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

This he said, not that he cared for the poor, but because he was a thief, and had the money box; and he used to take what was put in it.

John 12:6 — New Century Version (NCV)

But Judas did not really care about the poor; he said this because he was a thief. He was the one who kept the money box, and he often stole from it.

John 12:6 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

Now this he said, not because he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and having the bag took away what was put therein.

John 12:6 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

But he said this, not that he cared for the poor, but because he was a thief and had the bag, and carried what was put into it.

John 12:6 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

(Judas didn’t say this because he cared about the poor but because he was a thief. He was in charge of the moneybag and carried the contributions.)

John 12:6 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

He didn’t say this because he cared about the poor but because he was a thief. He was in charge of the money-bag and would steal part of what was put in it.

John 12:6 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

(He said this not because he cared about the poor, but because he was a thief; he kept the common purse and used to steal what was put into it.)

John 12:6 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

(Now he said this not because he was concerned about the poor, but because he was a thief, and having the money box, he used to steal what was put into it.)

John 12:6 — New International Reader’s Version (NIrV)

He didn’t say this because he cared about the poor. He said it because he was a thief. Judas was in charge of the money bag. He used to help himself to what was in it.

John 12:6 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

Now he said this, not because he was concerned about the poor, but because he was a thief, and as he had the money box, he used to pilfer what was put into it.