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

 
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11 The Pharisees showed up and began to argue with Jesus. To test him, they asked for a sign from heaven. 11 The Pharisees came and began to question Jesus. To test him, they asked him for a sign from heaven.
12 With an impatient sigh, Jesus said, "Why does this generation look for a sign? I assure you that no sign will be given to it." 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 Leaving them, he got back in the boat and crossed to the other side of the lake. 13 Then he left them, got back into the boat and crossed to the other side.
14 Jesus' disciples had forgotten to bring any bread, so 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 He gave them strict orders: "Watch out and be on your guard for the yeast of the Pharisees as well as the yeast of Herod." 15 "Be careful," Jesus warned them. "Watch out for the yeast of the Pharisees and that of Herod."
16 The disciples discussed this among themselves, "He said this because we have no bread." 16 They discussed this with one another and said, "It is because we have no bread."
17 Jesus knew what they were discussing and said, "Why are you talking about the fact that you don't have any bread? Don't you grasp what has happened? Don't you understand? Are your hearts so resistant to what God is doing? 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 Don't you have eyes? Why can't you see? Don't you have ears? Why can't you hear? Don't you 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 five loaves of bread for those five thousand people, how many baskets full of leftovers did you gather?" They answered, "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 when I broke seven loaves of bread for those four thousand people, how many baskets full of leftovers did you gather?" They answered, "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 Jesus said to them, "And you still don't understand?" 21 He said to them, "Do you still not understand?"
22 Jesus and his disciples came to Bethsaida. Some people brought a blind man to Jesus and begged him to touch and heal him. 22 They came to Bethsaida, and some people brought a blind man and begged Jesus to touch him.
23 Taking the blind man's hand, Jesus led him out of the village. After spitting on his eyes and laying his hands on the man, he asked him, "Do 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 The man looked up and said, "I see people. They look like trees, only they are walking around." 24 He looked up and said, "I see people; they look like trees walking around."
25 Then Jesus placed his hands on the man's eyes again. He looked with his eyes wide open, his sight was restored, and he could see 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 Jesus sent him home, saying, "Don't go into the village!" 26 Jesus sent him home, saying, "Don't go into the village. "
27 Jesus and his disciples went into the villages near Caesarea Philippi. 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 They told him, "Some say John the Baptist, 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, "And what about you? Who do you say that I am?" Peter answered, "You are the Christ." 29 "But what about you?" he asked. "Who do you say I am?" Peter answered, "You are the Christ. "
30 Jesus ordered them not to tell anyone about him. 30 Jesus warned them not to tell anyone about him.