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Mark 6:29-39 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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29 When his disciples heard about it, they came and took his body, and laid it in a tomb. 29 On hearing of this, John's disciples came and took his body and laid it in a tomb.
30 The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. 30 The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught.
31 He said to them, "Come away to a deserted place all by yourselves and rest a while." For many were coming and going, and they had no leisure even to eat. 31 Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, "Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest."
32 And they went away in the boat to a deserted place by themselves. 32 So they went away by themselves in a boat to a solitary place.
33 Now many saw them going and recognized them, and they hurried there on foot from all the towns and arrived ahead of them. 33 But many who saw them leaving recognized them and ran on foot from all the towns and got there ahead of them.
34 As he went ashore, he saw a great crowd; and he had compassion for them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd; and he began to teach them many things. 34 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. So he began teaching them many things.
35 When it grew late, his disciples came to him and said, "This is a deserted place, and the hour is now very late; 35 By this time it was late in the day, so his disciples came to him. "This is a remote place," they said, "and it's already very late.
36 send them away so that they may go into the surrounding country and villages and buy something for themselves to eat." 36 Send the people away so they can go to the surrounding countryside and villages and buy themselves something to eat."
37 But he answered them, "You give them something to eat." They said to him, "Are we to go and buy two hundred denarii worth of bread, and give it to them to eat?" 37 But he answered, "You give them something to eat." They said to him, "That would take eight months of a man's wages ! Are we to go and spend that much on bread and give it to them to eat?"
38 And he said to them, "How many loaves have you? Go and see." When they had found out, they said, "Five, and two fish." 38 "How many loaves do you have?" he asked. "Go and see." When they found out, they said, "Five--and two fish."
39 Then he ordered them to get all the people to sit down in groups on the green grass. 39 Then Jesus directed them to have all the people sit down in groups on the green grass.