Mark 1:35-39 NIV

Jesus Prays in a Solitary Place

1:35-38pp -- Lk 4:42,43

35 Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where he prayed.1

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36 Simon and his companions went to look for him,
37 and when they found him, they exclaimed: "Everyone is looking for you!"
38 Jesus replied, "Let us go somewhere else--to the nearby villages--so I can preach there also. That is why I have come."2

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39 So he traveled throughout Galilee, preaching in their synagogues3 and driving out demons.4

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