Parallel Bible results for Mark 11:27-33

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Mark 11:27-33

NIV 27 They arrived again in Jerusalem, and while Jesus was walking in the temple courts, the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the elders came to him. NIV 27 They arrived again in Jerusalem, and while Jesus was walking in the temple courts, the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the elders came to him. NIV 28 "By what authority are you doing these things?" they asked. "And who gave you authority to do this?" NIV 28 "By what authority are you doing these things?" they asked. "And who gave you authority to do this?" NIV 29 Jesus replied, "I will ask you one question. Answer me, and I will tell you by what authority I am doing these things. NIV 29 Jesus replied, "I will ask you one question. Answer me, and I will tell you by what authority I am doing these things. NIV 30 John's baptism--was it from heaven, or from men? Tell me!" NIV 30 John's baptism--was it from heaven, or from men? Tell me!" NIV 31 They discussed it among themselves and said, "If we say, 'From heaven,' he will ask, 'Then why didn't you believe him?' NIV 31 They discussed it among themselves and said, "If we say, 'From heaven,' he will ask, 'Then why didn't you believe him?' NIV 32 But if we say, 'From men' . . ." (They feared the people, for everyone held that John really was a prophet.) NIV 32 But if we say, 'From men' . . ." (They feared the people, for everyone held that John really was a prophet.) NIV 33 So they answered Jesus, "We don't know." Jesus said, "Neither will I tell you by what authority I am doing these things." NIV 33 So they answered Jesus, "We don't know." Jesus said, "Neither will I tell you by what authority I am doing these things."