Parallel Bible results for Mark 6

New Revised Standard

New International Version

Mark 6

NRS 1 He left that place and came to his hometown, and his disciples followed him. NIV 1 Jesus left there and went to his hometown, accompanied by his disciples. NRS 2 On the sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astounded. They said, "Where did this man get all this? What is this wisdom that has been given to him? What deeds of power are being done by his hands! NIV 2 When the Sabbath came, he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were amazed. "Where did this man get these things?" they asked. "What's this wisdom that has been given him, that he even does miracles! NRS 3 Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary and brother of James and Joses and Judas and Simon, and are not his sisters here with us?" And they took offense at him. NIV 3 Isn't this the carpenter? Isn't this Mary's son and the brother of James, Joseph, Judas and Simon? Aren't his sisters here with us?" And they took offense at him. NRS 4 Then Jesus said to them, "Prophets are not without honor, except in their hometown, and among their own kin, and in their own house." NIV 4 Jesus said to them, "Only in his hometown, among his relatives and in his own house is a prophet without honor." NRS 5 And he could do no deed of power there, except that he laid his hands on a few sick people and cured them. NIV 5 He could not do any miracles there, except lay his hands on a few sick people and heal them. NRS 6 And he was amazed at their unbelief. Then he went about among the villages teaching. NIV 6 And he was amazed at their lack of faith. Then Jesus went around teaching from village to village. NRS 7 He called the twelve and began to send them out two by two, and gave them authority over the unclean spirits. NIV 7 Calling the Twelve to him, he sent them out two by two and gave them authority over evil spirits. NRS 8 He ordered them to take nothing for their journey except a staff; no bread, no bag, no money in their belts; NIV 8 These were his instructions: "Take nothing for the journey except a staff--no bread, no bag, no money in your belts. NRS 9 but to wear sandals and not to put on two tunics. NIV 9 Wear sandals but not an extra tunic. NRS 10 He said to them, "Wherever you enter a house, stay there until you leave the place. NIV 10 Whenever you enter a house, stay there until you leave that town. NRS 11 If any place will not welcome you and they refuse to hear you, as you leave, shake off the dust that is on your feet as a testimony against them." NIV 11 And if any place will not welcome you or listen to you, shake the dust off your feet when you leave, as a testimony against them." NRS 12 So they went out and proclaimed that all should repent. NIV 12 They went out and preached that people should repent. NRS 13 They cast out many demons, and anointed with oil many who were sick and cured them. NIV 13 They drove out many demons and anointed many sick people with oil and healed them. NRS 14 King Herod heard of it, for Jesus' name had become known. Some were saying, "John the baptizer has been raised from the dead; and for this reason these powers are at work in him." NIV 14 King Herod heard about this, for Jesus' name had become well known. Some were saying, "John the Baptist has been raised from the dead, and that is why miraculous powers are at work in him." NRS 15 But others said, "It is Elijah." And others said, "It is a prophet, like one of the prophets of old." NIV 15 Others said, "He is Elijah." And still others claimed, "He is a prophet, like one of the prophets of long ago." NRS 16 But when Herod heard of it, he said, "John, whom I beheaded, has been raised." NIV 16 But when Herod heard this, he said, "John, the man I beheaded, has been raised from the dead!" NRS 17 For Herod himself had sent men who arrested John, bound him, and put him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, because Herod had married her. NIV 17 For Herod himself had given orders to have John arrested, and he had him bound and put in prison. He did this because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, whom he had married. NRS 18 For John had been telling Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife." NIV 18 For John had been saying to Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife." NRS 19 And Herodias had a grudge against him, and wanted to kill him. But she could not, NIV 19 So Herodias nursed a grudge against John and wanted to kill him. But she was not able to, NRS 20 for Herod feared John, knowing that he was a righteous and holy man, and he protected him. When he heard him, he was greatly perplexed; and yet he liked to listen to him. NIV 20 because Herod feared John and protected him, knowing him to be a righteous and holy man. When Herod heard John, he was greatly puzzled; yet he liked to listen to him. NRS 21 But an opportunity came when Herod on his birthday gave a banquet for his courtiers and officers and for the leaders of Galilee. NIV 21 Finally the opportune time came. On his birthday Herod gave a banquet for his high officials and military commanders and the leading men of Galilee. NRS 22 When his daughter Herodias came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his guests; and the king said to the girl, "Ask me for whatever you wish, and I will give it." NIV 22 When the daughter of Herodias came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his dinner guests. The king said to the girl, "Ask me for anything you want, and I'll give it to you." NRS 23 And he solemnly swore to her, "Whatever you ask me, I will give you, even half of my kingdom." NIV 23 And he promised her with an oath, "Whatever you ask I will give you, up to half my kingdom." NRS 24 She went out and said to her mother, "What should I ask for?" She replied, "The head of John the baptizer." NIV 24 She went out and said to her mother, "What shall I ask for?" "The head of John the Baptist," she answered. NRS 25 Immediately she rushed back to the king and requested, "I want you to give me at once the head of John the Baptist on a platter." NIV 25 At once the girl hurried in to the king with the request: "I want you to give me right now the head of John the Baptist on a platter." NRS 26 The king was deeply grieved; yet out of regard for his oaths and for the guests, he did not want to refuse her. NIV 26 The king was greatly distressed, but because of his oaths and his dinner guests, he did not want to refuse her. NRS 27 Immediately the king sent a soldier of the guard with orders to bring John's head. He went and beheaded him in the prison, NIV 27 So he immediately sent an executioner with orders to bring John's head. The man went, beheaded John in the prison, NRS 28 brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl. Then the girl gave it to her mother. NIV 28 and brought back his head on a platter. He presented it to the girl, and she gave it to her mother. NRS 29 When his disciples heard about it, they came and took his body, and laid it in a tomb. NIV 29 On hearing of this, John's disciples came and took his body and laid it in a tomb. NRS 30 The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. NIV 30 The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught. NRS 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. NIV 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." NRS 32 And they went away in the boat to a deserted place by themselves. NIV 32 So they went away by themselves in a boat to a solitary place. NRS 33 Now many saw them going and recognized them, and they hurried there on foot from all the towns and arrived ahead of them. NIV 33 But many who saw them leaving recognized them and ran on foot from all the towns and got there ahead of them. NRS 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. NIV 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. NRS 35 When it grew late, his disciples came to him and said, "This is a deserted place, and the hour is now very late; NIV 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. NRS 36 send them away so that they may go into the surrounding country and villages and buy something for themselves to eat." NIV 36 Send the people away so they can go to the surrounding countryside and villages and buy themselves something to eat." NRS 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?" NIV 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?" NRS 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." NIV 38 "How many loaves do you have?" he asked. "Go and see." When they found out, they said, "Five--and two fish." NRS 39 Then he ordered them to get all the people to sit down in groups on the green grass. NIV 39 Then Jesus directed them to have all the people sit down in groups on the green grass. NRS 40 So they sat down in groups of hundreds and of fifties. NIV 40 So they sat down in groups of hundreds and fifties. NRS 41 Taking the five loaves and the two fish, he looked up to heaven, and blessed and broke the loaves, and gave them to his disciples to set before the people; and he divided the two fish among them all. NIV 41 Taking the five loaves and the two fish and looking up to heaven, he gave thanks and broke the loaves. Then he gave them to his disciples to set before the people. He also divided the two fish among them all. NRS 42 And all ate and were filled; NIV 42 They all ate and were satisfied, NRS 43 and they took up twelve baskets full of broken pieces and of the fish. NIV 43 and the disciples picked up twelve basketfuls of broken pieces of bread and fish. NRS 44 Those who had eaten the loaves numbered five thousand men. NIV 44 The number of the men who had eaten was five thousand. NRS 45 Immediately he made his disciples get into the boat and go on ahead to the other side, to Bethsaida, while he dismissed the crowd. NIV 45 Immediately Jesus made his disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to Bethsaida, while he dismissed the crowd. NRS 46 After saying farewell to them, he went up on the mountain to pray. NIV 46 After leaving them, he went up on a mountainside to pray. NRS 47 When evening came, the boat was out on the sea, and he was alone on the land. NIV 47 When evening came, the boat was in the middle of the lake, and he was alone on land. NRS 48 When he saw that they were straining at the oars against an adverse wind, he came towards them early in the morning, walking on the sea. He intended to pass them by. NIV 48 He saw the disciples straining at the oars, because the wind was against them. About the fourth watch of the night he went out to them, walking on the lake. He was about to pass by them, NRS 49 But when they saw him walking on the sea, they thought it was a ghost and cried out; NIV 49 but when they saw him walking on the lake, they thought he was a ghost. They cried out, NRS 50 for they all saw him and were terrified. But immediately he spoke to them and said, "Take heart, it is I; do not be afraid." NIV 50 because they all saw him and were terrified. Immediately he spoke to them and said, "Take courage! It is I. Don't be afraid." NRS 51 Then he got into the boat with them and the wind ceased. And they were utterly astounded, NIV 51 Then he climbed into the boat with them, and the wind died down. They were completely amazed, NRS 52 for they did not understand about the loaves, but their hearts were hardened. NIV 52 for they had not understood about the loaves; their hearts were hardened. NRS 53 When they had crossed over, they came to land at Gennesaret and moored the boat. NIV 53 When they had crossed over, they landed at Gennesaret and anchored there. NRS 54 When they got out of the boat, people at once recognized him, NIV 54 As soon as they got out of the boat, people recognized Jesus. NRS 55 and rushed about that whole region and began to bring the sick on mats to wherever they heard he was. NIV 55 They ran throughout that whole region and carried the sick on mats to wherever they heard he was. NRS 56 And wherever he went, into villages or cities or farms, they laid the sick in the marketplaces, and begged him that they might touch even the fringe of his cloak; and all who touched it were healed. NIV 56 And wherever he went--into villages, towns or countryside--they placed the sick in the marketplaces. They begged him to let them touch even the edge of his cloak, and all who touched him were healed.