Mark 8:11-30 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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11 The Pharisees came and began to argue with him, asking him for a sign from heaven, to test him. 11 The Pharisees came and began to question Jesus. To test him, they asked him for a sign from heaven.
12 And he sighed deeply in his spirit and said, "Why does this generation ask for a sign? Truly I tell you, no sign will be given to this generation." 12 He sighed deeply and said, "Why does this generation ask for a miraculous sign? I tell you the truth, no sign will be given to it."
13 And he left them, and getting into the boat again, he went across to the other side. 13 Then he left them, got back into the boat and crossed to the other side.
14 Now the disciples had forgotten to bring any bread; and they had only one loaf with them in the boat. 14 The disciples had forgotten to bring bread, except for one loaf they had with them in the boat.
15 And he cautioned them, saying, "Watch out—beware of the yeast of the Pharisees and the yeast of Herod." 15 "Be careful," Jesus warned them. "Watch out for the yeast of the Pharisees and that of Herod."
16 They said to one another, "It is because we have no bread." 16 They discussed this with one another and said, "It is because we have no bread."
17 And becoming aware of it, Jesus said to them, "Why are you talking about having no bread? Do you still not perceive or understand? Are your hearts hardened? 17 Aware of their discussion, Jesus asked them: "Why are you talking about having no bread? Do you still not see or understand? Are your hearts hardened?
18 Do you have eyes, and fail to see? Do you have ears, and fail to hear? And do you not remember? 18 Do you have eyes but fail to see, and ears but fail to hear? And don't you remember?
19 When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces did you collect?" They said to him, "Twelve." 19 When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many basketfuls of pieces did you pick up?" "Twelve," they replied.
20 "And the seven for the four thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces did you collect?" And they said to him, "Seven." 20 "And when I broke the seven loaves for the four thousand, how many basketfuls of pieces did you pick up?" They answered, "Seven."
21 Then he said to them, "Do you not yet understand?" 21 He said to them, "Do you still not understand?"
22 They came to Bethsaida. Some people brought a blind man to him and begged him to touch him. 22 They came to Bethsaida, and some people brought a blind man and begged Jesus to touch him.
23 He took the blind man by the hand and led him out of the village; and when he had put saliva on his eyes and laid his hands on him, he asked him, "Can you see anything?" 23 He took the blind man by the hand and led him outside the village. When he had spit on the man's eyes and put his hands on him, Jesus asked, "Do you see anything?"
24 And the man looked up and said, "I can see people, but they look like trees, walking." 24 He looked up and said, "I see people; they look like trees walking around."
25 Then Jesus laid his hands on his eyes again; and he looked intently and his sight was restored, and he saw everything clearly. 25 Once more Jesus put his hands on the man's eyes. Then his eyes were opened, his sight was restored, and he saw everything clearly.
26 Then he sent him away to his home, saying, "Do not even go into the village." 26 Jesus sent him home, saying, "Don't go into the village. "
27 Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, "Who do people say that I am?" 27 Jesus and his disciples went on to the villages around Caesarea Philippi. On the way he asked them, "Who do people say I am?"
28 And they answered him, "John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets." 28 They replied, "Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets."
29 He asked them, "But who do you say that I am?" Peter answered him, "You are the Messiah." 29 "But what about you?" he asked. "Who do you say I am?" Peter answered, "You are the Christ. "
30 And he sternly ordered them not to tell anyone about him. 30 Jesus warned them not to tell anyone about him.