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Mark 3:12-22 NKJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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12 But He sternly warned them that they should not make Him known. 12 But he gave them strict orders not to tell who he was.
13 And He went up on the mountain and called to Him those He Himself wanted. And they came to Him. 13 Jesus went up on a mountainside and called to him those he wanted, and they came to him.
14 Then He appointed twelve, that they might be with Him and that He might send them out to preach, 14 He appointed twelve--designating them apostles--that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach
15 and to have power to heal sicknesses and to cast out demons: 15 and to have authority to drive out demons.
16 Simon, to whom He gave the name Peter; 16 These are the twelve he appointed: Simon (to whom he gave the name Peter);
17 James the son of Zebedee and John the brother of James, to whom He gave the name Boanerges, that is, "Sons of Thunder"; 17 James son of Zebedee and his brother John (to them he gave the name Boanerges, which means Sons of Thunder);
18 Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon the Cananite; 18 Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon the Zealot
19 and Judas Iscariot, who also betrayed Him. And they went into a house. 19 and Judas Iscariot, who betrayed him.
20 Then the multitude came together again, so that they could not so much as eat bread. 20 Then Jesus entered a house, and again a crowd gathered, so that he and his disciples were not even able to eat.
21 But when His own people heard about this, they went out to lay hold of Him, for they said, "He is out of His mind." 21 When his family heard about this, they went to take charge of him, for they said, "He is out of his mind."
22 And the scribes who came down from Jerusalem said, "He has Beelzebub," and, "By the ruler of the demons He casts out demons." 22 And the teachers of the law who came down from Jerusalem said, "He is possessed by Beelzebub ! By the prince of demons he is driving out demons."