Mark 6:6-13 NIV

Jesus Sends Out the Twelve

6:7-11pp -- Mt 10:1,9-14; Lk 9:1,3-5

6 And he was amazed at their lack of faith. Then Jesus went around teaching from village to village.1

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7 Calling the Twelve to him,2 he sent them out two by two3 and gave them authority over evila spirits.4

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    • b 6:7 - Greek "unclean"
      8 These were his instructions: "Take nothing for the journey except a staff--no bread, no bag, no money in your belts.
      9 Wear sandals but not an extra tunic.
      10 Whenever you enter a house, stay there until you leave that town.
      11 And if any place will not welcome you or listen to you, shake the dust off your feet5 when you leave, as a testimony against them."

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      12 They went out and preached that people should repent.6

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      13 They drove out many demons and anointed many sick people with oil7 and healed them.

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