Mark 2:15 CSB

Dining with Sinners

15 While He was reclining at the table in Levi's house, many tax collectors and sinners were also guestsa with Jesus and His disciples, because there were many who were following Him.

References for Mark 2:15

    • d 2:15 - Lit reclining (at the table); at important meals the custom was to recline on a mat at a low table and lean on the left elbow.

      Study tools for Mark 2:15

      • a 2:4 - Other mss read able to get near
      • b 2:6 - Or there, reasoning in their hearts
      • c 2:8 - Or minds
      • d 2:15 - Lit reclining (at the table); at important meals the custom was to recline on a mat at a low table and lean on the left elbow.
      • e 2:16 - Other mss read scribes and Pharisees
      • f 2:16 - Other mss add and drink
      • g 2:18 - Other mss read the disciples of John and of the Pharisees
      • h 2:19 - Lit The sons of the bridal chamber
      • i 2:20 - Lit the days
      • j 2:22 - Other mss read the wine spills out and the skins will be ruined
      • k 2:26 - 1 Sm 21:1-6
      • l 2:27 - Or because of
      • m 2:27 - Or because of