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Mark 11:12-14 NIV

Jesus Curses a Fig Tree and Clears the Temple Courts

12 The next day as they were leaving Bethany, Jesus was hungry.

References for Mark 11:12

      13 Seeing in the distance a fig tree in leaf, he went to find out if it had any fruit. When he reached it, he found nothing but leaves, because it was not the season for figs.

      References for Mark 11:13

      14 Then he said to the tree, “May no one ever eat fruit from you again.” And his disciples heard him say it.

      Study tools for Mark 11:12-14

      • a 11:9 - A Hebrew expression meaning “Save!” which became an exclamation of praise; also in verse 10
      • b 11:9 - Psalm 118:25,26
      • c 11:17 - Isaiah 56:7
      • d 11:17 - Jer. 7:11
      • e 11:19 - Some early manuscripts "came, Jesus"
      • f 11:23 - Some early manuscripts "“If you have faith in God,” Jesus answered, " 23"“truly"
      • g 11:25 - Some manuscripts include here words similar to Matt. 6:15.