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Mark 1

NIV 1 The beginning of the gospel about Jesus Christ, the Son of God. NIV 1 The beginning of the gospel about Jesus Christ, the Son of God. NIV 2 It is written in Isaiah the prophet: "I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way"-- NIV 2 It is written in Isaiah the prophet: "I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way"-- NIV 3 "a voice of one calling in the desert, 'Prepare the way for the Lord, make straight paths for him.' " NIV 3 "a voice of one calling in the desert, 'Prepare the way for the Lord, make straight paths for him.' " NIV 4 And so John came, baptizing in the desert region and preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. NIV 4 And so John came, baptizing in the desert region and preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. NIV 5 The whole Judean countryside and all the people of Jerusalem went out to him. Confessing their sins, they were baptized by him in the Jordan River. NIV 5 The whole Judean countryside and all the people of Jerusalem went out to him. Confessing their sins, they were baptized by him in the Jordan River. NIV 6 John wore clothing made of camel's hair, with a leather belt around his waist, and he ate locusts and wild honey. NIV 6 John wore clothing made of camel's hair, with a leather belt around his waist, and he ate locusts and wild honey. NIV 7 And this was his message: "After me will come one more powerful than I, the thongs of whose sandals I am not worthy to stoop down and untie. NIV 7 And this was his message: "After me will come one more powerful than I, the thongs of whose sandals I am not worthy to stoop down and untie. NIV 8 I baptize you with water, but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit." NIV 8 I baptize you with water, but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit." NIV 9 At that time Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. NIV 9 At that time Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. NIV 10 As Jesus was coming up out of the water, he saw heaven being torn open and the Spirit descending on him like a dove. NIV 10 As Jesus was coming up out of the water, he saw heaven being torn open and the Spirit descending on him like a dove. NIV 11 And a voice came from heaven: "You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased." NIV 11 And a voice came from heaven: "You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased." NIV 12 At once the Spirit sent him out into the desert, NIV 12 At once the Spirit sent him out into the desert, NIV 13 and he was in the desert forty days, being tempted by Satan. He was with the wild animals, and angels attended him. NIV 13 and he was in the desert forty days, being tempted by Satan. He was with the wild animals, and angels attended him. NIV 14 After John was put in prison, Jesus went into Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God. NIV 14 After John was put in prison, Jesus went into Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God. NIV 15 "The time has come," he said. "The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!" NIV 15 "The time has come," he said. "The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!" NIV 16 As Jesus walked beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. NIV 16 As Jesus walked beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. NIV 17 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." NIV 17 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." NIV 18 At once they left their nets and followed him. NIV 18 At once they left their nets and followed him. NIV 19 When he had gone a little farther, he saw James son of Zebedee and his brother John in a boat, preparing their nets. NIV 19 When he had gone a little farther, he saw James son of Zebedee and his brother John in a boat, preparing their nets. NIV 20 Without delay he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him. NIV 20 Without delay he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him. NIV 21 They went to Capernaum, and when the Sabbath came, Jesus went into the synagogue and began to teach. NIV 21 They went to Capernaum, and when the Sabbath came, Jesus went into the synagogue and began to teach. NIV 22 The people were amazed at his teaching, because he taught them as one who had authority, not as the teachers of the law. NIV 22 The people were amazed at his teaching, because he taught them as one who had authority, not as the teachers of the law. NIV 23 Just then a man in their synagogue who was possessed by an evil spirit cried out, NIV 23 Just then a man in their synagogue who was possessed by an evil spirit cried out, NIV 24 "What do you want with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are--the Holy One of God!" NIV 24 "What do you want with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are--the Holy One of God!" NIV 25 "Be quiet!" said Jesus sternly. "Come out of him!" NIV 25 "Be quiet!" said Jesus sternly. "Come out of him!" NIV 26 The evil spirit shook the man violently and came out of him with a shriek. NIV 26 The evil spirit shook the man violently and came out of him with a shriek. NIV 27 The people were all so amazed that they asked each other, "What is this? A new teaching--and with authority! He even gives orders to evil spirits and they obey him." NIV 27 The people were all so amazed that they asked each other, "What is this? A new teaching--and with authority! He even gives orders to evil spirits and they obey him." NIV 28 News about him spread quickly over the whole region of Galilee. NIV 28 News about him spread quickly over the whole region of Galilee. NIV 29 As soon as they left the synagogue, they went with James and John to the home of Simon and Andrew. NIV 29 As soon as they left the synagogue, they went with James and John to the home of Simon and Andrew. NIV 30 Simon's mother-in-law was in bed with a fever, and they told Jesus about her. NIV 30 Simon's mother-in-law was in bed with a fever, and they told Jesus about her. NIV 31 So he went to her, took her hand and helped her up. The fever left her and she began to wait on them. NIV 31 So he went to her, took her hand and helped her up. The fever left her and she began to wait on them. NIV 32 That evening after sunset the people brought to Jesus all the sick and demon-possessed. NIV 32 That evening after sunset the people brought to Jesus all the sick and demon-possessed. NIV 33 The whole town gathered at the door, NIV 33 The whole town gathered at the door, NIV 34 and Jesus healed many who had various diseases. He also drove out many demons, but he would not let the demons speak because they knew who he was. NIV 34 and Jesus healed many who had various diseases. He also drove out many demons, but he would not let the demons speak because they knew who he was. NIV 35 Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where he prayed. NIV 35 Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where he prayed. NIV 36 Simon and his companions went to look for him, NIV 36 Simon and his companions went to look for him, NIV 37 and when they found him, they exclaimed: "Everyone is looking for you!" NIV 37 and when they found him, they exclaimed: "Everyone is looking for you!" NIV 38 Jesus replied, "Let us go somewhere else--to the nearby villages--so I can preach there also. That is why I have come." NIV 38 Jesus replied, "Let us go somewhere else--to the nearby villages--so I can preach there also. That is why I have come." NIV 39 So he traveled throughout Galilee, preaching in their synagogues and driving out demons. NIV 39 So he traveled throughout Galilee, preaching in their synagogues and driving out demons. NIV 40 A man with leprosy came to him and begged him on his knees, "If you are willing, you can make me clean." NIV 40 A man with leprosy came to him and begged him on his knees, "If you are willing, you can make me clean." NIV 41 Filled with compassion, Jesus reached out his hand and touched the man. "I am willing," he said. "Be clean!" NIV 41 Filled with compassion, Jesus reached out his hand and touched the man. "I am willing," he said. "Be clean!" NIV 42 Immediately the leprosy left him and he was cured. NIV 42 Immediately the leprosy left him and he was cured. NIV 43 Jesus sent him away at once with a strong warning: NIV 43 Jesus sent him away at once with a strong warning: NIV 44 "See that you don't tell this to anyone. But go, show yourself to the priest and offer the sacrifices that Moses commanded for your cleansing, as a testimony to them." NIV 44 "See that you don't tell this to anyone. But go, show yourself to the priest and offer the sacrifices that Moses commanded for your cleansing, as a testimony to them." NIV 45 Instead he went out and began to talk freely, spreading the news. As a result, Jesus could no longer enter a town openly but stayed outside in lonely places. Yet the people still came to him from everywhere. NIV 45 Instead he went out and began to talk freely, spreading the news. As a result, Jesus could no longer enter a town openly but stayed outside in lonely places. Yet the people still came to him from everywhere.