Mark 12:21-31 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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21 and the second took her, and died, leaving no children; and the third likewise; 21 The second one married the widow, but he also died, leaving no child. It was the same with the third.
22 and the seven left no children. Last of all the woman also died. 22 In fact, none of the seven left any children. Last of all, the woman died too.
23 In the resurrection whose wife will she be? For the seven had her as wife." 23 At the resurrection whose wife will she be, since the seven were married to her?"
24 Jesus said to them, "Is not this why you are wrong, that you know neither the scriptures nor the power of God? 24 Jesus replied, "Are you not in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God?
25 For when they rise from the dead, they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven. 25 When the dead rise, they will neither marry nor be given in marriage; they will be like the angels in heaven.
26 And as for the dead being raised, have you not read in the book of Moses, in the passage about the bush, how God said to him, 'I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob'? 26 Now about the dead rising--have you not read in the book of Moses, in the account of the bush, how God said to him, 'I am the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob'+t +u?
27 He is not God of the dead, but of the living; you are quite wrong." 27 He is not the God of the dead, but of the living. You are badly mistaken!"
28 And one of the scribes came up and heard them disputing with one another, and seeing that he answered them well, asked him, "Which commandment is the first of all?" 28 One of the teachers of the law came and heard them debating. Noticing that Jesus had given them a good answer, he asked him, "Of all the commandments, which is the most important?"
29 Jesus answered, "The first is, 'Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one; 29 "The most important one," answered Jesus, "is this: 'Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one.
30 and you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.' 30 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.'
31 The second is this, 'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no other commandment greater than these." 31 The second is this: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no commandment greater than these."