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Matthew 14 YLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 At that time did Herod the tetrarch hear the fame of Jesus, 1 At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the reports about Jesus,
2 and said to his servants, `This is John the Baptist, he did rise from the dead, and because of this the mighty energies are working in him.' 2 and he said to his attendants, "This is John the Baptist; he has risen from the dead! That is why miraculous powers are at work in him."
3 For Herod having laid hold on John, did bind him, and did put him in prison, because of Herodias his brother Philip's wife, 3 Now Herod had arrested John and bound him and put him in prison because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife,
4 for John was saying to him, `It is not lawful to thee to have her,' 4 for John had been saying to him: "It is not lawful for you to have her."
5 and, willing to kill him, he feared the multitude, because as a prophet they were holding him. 5 Herod wanted to kill John, but he was afraid of the people, because they considered him a prophet.
6 But the birthday of Herod being kept, the daughter of Herodias danced in the midst, and did please Herod, 6 On Herod's birthday the daughter of Herodias danced for them and pleased Herod so much
7 whereupon with an oath he professed to give her whatever she might ask. 7 that he promised with an oath to give her whatever she asked.
8 And she having been instigated by her mother -- `Give me (says she) here upon a plate the head of John the Baptist; 8 Prompted by her mother, she said, "Give me here on a platter the head of John the Baptist."
9 and the king was grieved, but because of the oaths and of those reclining with him, he commanded [it] to be given; 9 The king was distressed, but because of his oaths and his dinner guests, he ordered that her request be granted
10 and having sent, he beheaded John in the prison, 10 and had John beheaded in the prison.
11 and his head was brought upon a plate, and was given to the damsel, and she brought [it] nigh to her mother. 11 His head was brought in on a platter and given to the girl, who carried it to her mother.
12 And his disciples having come, took up the body, and buried it, and having come, they told Jesus, 12 John's disciples came and took his body and buried it. Then they went and told Jesus.
13 and Jesus having heard, withdrew thence in a boat to a desolate place by himself, and the multitudes having heard did follow him on land from the cities. 13 When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed him on foot from the towns.
14 And Jesus having come forth, saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion upon them, and did heal their infirm; 14 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them and healed their sick.
15 and evening having come, his disciples came to him, saying, `The place is desolate, and the hour hath now past, let away the multitudes that, having gone to the villages, they may buy to themselves food.' 15 As evening approached, the disciples came to him and said, "This is a remote place, and it's already getting late. Send the crowds away, so they can go to the villages and buy themselves some food."
16 And Jesus said to them, `They have no need to go away -- give ye them to eat.' 16 Jesus replied, "They do not need to go away. You give them something to eat."
17 And they say to him, `We have not here except five loaves, and two fishes.' 17 "We have here only five loaves of bread and two fish," they answered.
18 And he said, `Bring ye them to me hither.' 18 "Bring them here to me," he said.
19 And having commanded the multitudes to recline upon the grass, and having taken the five loaves and the two fishes, having looked up to the heaven, he did bless, and having broken, he gave the loaves to the disciples, and the disciples to the multitudes, 19 And he directed the people to sit down on the grass. Taking the five loaves and the two fish and looking up to heaven, he gave thanks and broke the loaves. Then he gave them to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the people.
20 and they did all eat, and were filled, and they took up what was over of the broken pieces twelve hand-baskets full; 20 They all ate and were satisfied, and the disciples picked up twelve basketfuls of broken pieces that were left over.
21 and those eating were about five thousand men, apart from women and children. 21 The number of those who ate was about five thousand men, besides women and children.
22 And immediately Jesus constrained his disciples to go into the boat, and to go before him to the other side, till he might let away the multitudes; 22 Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd.
23 and having let away the multitudes, he went up to the mountain by himself to pray, and evening having come, he was there alone, 23 After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone,
24 and the boat was now in the midst of the sea, distressed by the waves, for the wind was contrary. 24 but the boat was already a considerable distance from land, buffeted by the waves because the wind was against it.
25 And in the fourth watch of the night Jesus went away to them, walking upon the sea, 25 During the fourth watch of the night Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.
26 and the disciples having seen him walking upon the sea, were troubled saying -- `It is an apparition,' and from the fear they cried out; 26 When the disciples saw him walking on the lake, they were terrified. "It's a ghost," they said, and cried out in fear.
27 and immediately Jesus spake to them, saying, `Be of good courage, I am [he], be not afraid.' 27 But Jesus immediately said to them: "Take courage! It is I. Don't be afraid."
28 And Peter answering him said, `Sir, if it is thou, bid me come to thee upon the waters;' 28 "Lord, if it's you," Peter replied, "tell me to come to you on the water."
29 and he said, `Come;' and having gone down from the boat, Peter walked upon the waters to come unto Jesus, 29 "Come," he said. Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus.
30 but seeing the wind vehement, he was afraid, and having begun to sink, he cried out, saying, `Sir, save me.' 30 But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, "Lord, save me!"
31 And immediately Jesus, having stretched forth the hand, laid hold of him, and saith to him, `Little faith! for what didst thou waver?' 31 Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught him. "You of little faith," he said, "why did you doubt?"
32 and they having gone to the boat the wind lulled, 32 And when they climbed into the boat, the wind died down.
33 and those in the boat having come, did bow to him, saying, `Truly -- God's Son art thou.' 33 Then those who were in the boat worshiped him, saying, "Truly you are the Son of God."
34 And having passed over, they came to the land of Gennesaret, 34 When they had crossed over, they landed at Gennesaret.
35 and having recognized him, the men of that place sent forth to all that region round about, and they brought to him all who were ill, 35 And when the men of that place recognized Jesus, they sent word to all the surrounding country. People brought all their sick to him
36 and were calling on him that they might only touch the fringe of his garment, and as many as did touch were saved. 36 and begged him to let the sick just touch the edge of his cloak, and all who touched him were healed.