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Mark 2

TNIV 1 A few days later, when Jesus again entered Capernaum, the people heard that he had come home. NIV 1 A few days later, when Jesus again entered Capernaum, the people heard that he had come home. TNIV 2 They gathered in such large numbers that there was no room left, not even outside the door, and he preached the word to them. NIV 2 So many gathered that there was no room left, not even outside the door, and he preached the word to them. TNIV 3 Some men came, bringing to him a paralyzed man, carried by four of them. NIV 3 Some men came, bringing to him a paralytic, carried by four of them. TNIV 4 Since they could not get him to Jesus because of the crowd, they made an opening in the roof above Jesus by digging through it and then lowered the mat the man was lying on. NIV 4 Since they could not get him to Jesus because of the crowd, they made an opening in the roof above Jesus and, after digging through it, lowered the mat the paralyzed man was lying on. TNIV 5 When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralyzed man, "Son, your sins are forgiven." NIV 5 When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, "Son, your sins are forgiven." TNIV 6 Now some teachers of the law were sitting there, thinking to themselves, NIV 6 Now some teachers of the law were sitting there, thinking to themselves, TNIV 7 "Why does this fellow talk like that? He's blaspheming! Who can forgive sins but God alone?" NIV 7 "Why does this fellow talk like that? He's blaspheming! Who can forgive sins but God alone?" TNIV 8 Immediately Jesus knew in his spirit that this was what they were thinking in their hearts, and he said to them, "Why are you thinking these things? NIV 8 Immediately Jesus knew in his spirit that this was what they were thinking in their hearts, and he said to them, "Why are you thinking these things? TNIV 9 Which is easier: to say to this paralyzed man, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up, take your mat and walk'? NIV 9 Which is easier: to say to the paralytic, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up, take your mat and walk'? TNIV 10 But I want you to know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins." So he said to the man, NIV 10 But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins . . ." He said to the paralytic, TNIV 11 "I tell you, get up, take your mat and go home." NIV 11 "I tell you, get up, take your mat and go home." TNIV 12 He got up, took his mat and walked out in full view of them all. This amazed everyone and they praised God, saying, "We have never seen anything like this!" NIV 12 He got up, took his mat and walked out in full view of them all. This amazed everyone and they praised God, saying, "We have never seen anything like this!" TNIV 13 Once again Jesus went out beside the lake. A large crowd came to him, and he began to teach them. NIV 13 Once again Jesus went out beside the lake. A large crowd came to him, and he began to teach them. TNIV 14 As he walked along, he saw Levi son of Alphaeus sitting at the tax collector's booth. "Follow me," Jesus told him, and Levi got up and followed him. NIV 14 As he walked along, he saw Levi son of Alphaeus sitting at the tax collector's booth. "Follow me," Jesus told him, and Levi got up and followed him. TNIV 15 While Jesus was having dinner at Levi's house, many tax collectors and sinners were eating with him and his disciples, for there were many who followed him. NIV 15 While Jesus was having dinner at Levi's house, many tax collectors and "sinners" were eating with him and his disciples, for there were many who followed him. TNIV 16 When the teachers of the law who were Pharisees saw him eating with the sinners and tax collectors, they asked his disciples: "Why does he eat with tax collectors and sinners?" NIV 16 When the teachers of the law who were Pharisees saw him eating with the "sinners" and tax collectors, they asked his disciples: "Why does he eat with tax collectors and 'sinners'?" TNIV 17 On hearing this, Jesus said to them, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners." NIV 17 On hearing this, Jesus said to them, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners." TNIV 18 Now John's disciples and the Pharisees were fasting. Some people came and asked Jesus, "How is it that John's disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees are fasting, but yours are not?" NIV 18 Now John's disciples and the Pharisees were fasting. Some people came and asked Jesus, "How is it that John's disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees are fasting, but yours are not?" TNIV 19 Jesus answered, "How can the guests of the bridegroom fast while he is with them? They cannot, so long as they have him with them. NIV 19 Jesus answered, "How can the guests of the bridegroom fast while he is with them? They cannot, so long as they have him with them. TNIV 20 But the time will come when the bridegroom will be taken from them, and on that day they will fast. NIV 20 But the time will come when the bridegroom will be taken from them, and on that day they will fast. TNIV 21 "No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment. If they do, the new piece will pull away from the old, making the tear worse. NIV 21 "No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment. If he does, the new piece will pull away from the old, making the tear worse. TNIV 22 And people do not pour new wine into old wineskins. If they do, the wine will burst the skins, and both the wine and the wineskins will be ruined. No, they pour new wine into new wineskins." NIV 22 And no one pours new wine into old wineskins. If he does, the wine will burst the skins, and both the wine and the wineskins will be ruined. No, he pours new wine into new wineskins." TNIV 23 One Sabbath Jesus was going through the grainfields, and as his disciples walked along, they began to pick some heads of grain. NIV 23 One Sabbath Jesus was going through the grainfields, and as his disciples walked along, they began to pick some heads of grain. TNIV 24 The Pharisees said to him, "Look, why are they doing what is unlawful on the Sabbath?" NIV 24 The Pharisees said to him, "Look, why are they doing what is unlawful on the Sabbath?" TNIV 25 He answered, "Have you never read what David did when he and his companions were hungry and in need? NIV 25 He answered, "Have you never read what David did when he and his companions were hungry and in need? TNIV 26 In the days of Abiathar the high priest, he entered the house of God and ate the consecrated bread, which is lawful only for priests to eat. And he also gave some to his companions." NIV 26 In the days of Abiathar the high priest, he entered the house of God and ate the consecrated bread, which is lawful only for priests to eat. And he also gave some to his companions." TNIV 27 Then he said to them, "The Sabbath was made for people, not people for the Sabbath. NIV 27 Then he said to them, "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath. TNIV 28 So the Son of Man is Lord even of the Sabbath." NIV 28 So the Son of Man is Lord even of the Sabbath."