Mark 2:18 CSB

A Question about Fasting

18 Now John's disciples and the Phariseesa were fasting. People came and asked Him, "Why do John's disciples and the Pharisees' disciples fast, but Your disciples do not fast?"

References for Mark 2:18

    • g 2:18 - Other mss read the disciples of John and of the Pharisees

      Study tools for Mark 2:18

      • 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