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Mark 9

NRS 1 And he said to them, "Truly I tell you, there are some standing here who will not taste death until they see that the kingdom of God has come with power." NIV 1 And he said to them, "I tell you the truth, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God come with power." NRS 2 Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain apart, by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, NIV 2 After six days Jesus took Peter, James and John with him and led them up a high mountain, where they were all alone. There he was transfigured before them. NRS 3 and his clothes became dazzling white, such as no one on earth could bleach them. NIV 3 His clothes became dazzling white, whiter than anyone in the world could bleach them. NRS 4 And there appeared to them Elijah with Moses, who were talking with Jesus. NIV 4 And there appeared before them Elijah and Moses, who were talking with Jesus. NRS 5 Then Peter said to Jesus, "Rabbi, it is good for us to be here; let us make three dwellings, one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah." NIV 5 Peter said to Jesus, "Rabbi, it is good for us to be here. Let us put up three shelters--one for you, one for Moses and one for Elijah." NRS 6 He did not know what to say, for they were terrified. NIV 6 (He did not know what to say, they were so frightened.) NRS 7 Then a cloud overshadowed them, and from the cloud there came a voice, "This is my Son, the Beloved; listen to him!" NIV 7 Then a cloud appeared and enveloped them, and a voice came from the cloud: "This is my Son, whom I love. Listen to him!" NRS 8 Suddenly when they looked around, they saw no one with them any more, but only Jesus. NIV 8 Suddenly, when they looked around, they no longer saw anyone with them except Jesus. NRS 9 As they were coming down the mountain, he ordered them to tell no one about what they had seen, until after the Son of Man had risen from the dead. NIV 9 As they were coming down the mountain, Jesus gave them orders not to tell anyone what they had seen until the Son of Man had risen from the dead. NRS 10 So they kept the matter to themselves, questioning what this rising from the dead could mean. NIV 10 They kept the matter to themselves, discussing what "rising from the dead" meant. NRS 11 Then they asked him, "Why do the scribes say that Elijah must come first?" NIV 11 And they asked him, "Why do the teachers of the law say that Elijah must come first?" NRS 12 He said to them, "Elijah is indeed coming first to restore all things. How then is it written about the Son of Man, that he is to go through many sufferings and be treated with contempt? NIV 12 Jesus replied, "To be sure, Elijah does come first, and restores all things. Why then is it written that the Son of Man must suffer much and be rejected? NRS 13 But I tell you that Elijah has come, and they did to him whatever they pleased, as it is written about him." NIV 13 But I tell you, Elijah has come, and they have done to him everything they wished, just as it is written about him." NRS 14 When they came to the disciples, they saw a great crowd around them, and some scribes arguing with them. NIV 14 When they came to the other disciples, they saw a large crowd around them and the teachers of the law arguing with them. NRS 15 When the whole crowd saw him, they were immediately overcome with awe, and they ran forward to greet him. NIV 15 As soon as all the people saw Jesus, they were overwhelmed with wonder and ran to greet him. NRS 16 He asked them, "What are you arguing about with them?" NIV 16 "What are you arguing with them about?" he asked. NRS 17 Someone from the crowd answered him, "Teacher, I brought you my son; he has a spirit that makes him unable to speak; NIV 17 A man in the crowd answered, "Teacher, I brought you my son, who is possessed by a spirit that has robbed him of speech. NRS 18 and whenever it seizes him, it dashes him down; and he foams and grinds his teeth and becomes rigid; and I asked your disciples to cast it out, but they could not do so." NIV 18 Whenever it seizes him, it throws him to the ground. He foams at the mouth, gnashes his teeth and becomes rigid. I asked your disciples to drive out the spirit, but they could not." NRS 19 He answered them, "You faithless generation, how much longer must I be among you? How much longer must I put up with you? Bring him to me." NIV 19 "O unbelieving generation," Jesus replied, "how long shall I stay with you? How long shall I put up with you? Bring the boy to me." NRS 20 And they brought the boy to him. When the spirit saw him, immediately it convulsed the boy, and he fell on the ground and rolled about, foaming at the mouth. NIV 20 So they brought him. When the spirit saw Jesus, it immediately threw the boy into a convulsion. He fell to the ground and rolled around, foaming at the mouth. NRS 21 Jesus asked the father, "How long has this been happening to him?" And he said, "From childhood. NIV 21 Jesus asked the boy's father, "How long has he been like this?" "From childhood," he answered. NRS 22 It has often cast him into the fire and into the water, to destroy him; but if you are able to do anything, have pity on us and help us." NIV 22 "It has often thrown him into fire or water to kill him. But if you can do anything, take pity on us and help us." NRS 23 Jesus said to him, "If you are able!—All things can be done for the one who believes." NIV 23 " 'If you can'?" said Jesus. "Everything is possible for him who believes." NRS 24 Immediately the father of the child cried out, "I believe; help my unbelief!" NIV 24 Immediately the boy's father exclaimed, "I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief !" NRS 25 When Jesus saw that a crowd came running together, he rebuked the unclean spirit, saying to it, "You spirit that keeps this boy from speaking and hearing, I command you, come out of him, and never enter him again!" NIV 25 When Jesus saw that a crowd was running to the scene, he rebuked the evil spirit. "You deaf and mute spirit," he said, "I command you, come out of him and never enter him again." NRS 26 After crying out and convulsing him terribly, it came out, and the boy was like a corpse, so that most of them said, "He is dead." NIV 26 The spirit shrieked, convulsed him violently and came out. The boy looked so much like a corpse that many said, "He's dead." NRS 27 But Jesus took him by the hand and lifted him up, and he was able to stand. NIV 27 But Jesus took him by the hand and lifted him to his feet, and he stood up. NRS 28 When he had entered the house, his disciples asked him privately, "Why could we not cast it out?" NIV 28 After Jesus had gone indoors, his disciples asked him privately, "Why couldn't we drive it out?" NRS 29 He said to them, "This kind can come out only through prayer." NIV 29 He replied, "This kind can come out only by prayer. " NRS 30 They went on from there and passed through Galilee. He did not want anyone to know it; NIV 30 They left that place and passed through Galilee. Jesus did not want anyone to know where they were, NRS 31 for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, "The Son of Man is to be betrayed into human hands, and they will kill him, and three days after being killed, he will rise again." NIV 31 because he was teaching his disciples. He said to them, "The Son of Man is going to be betrayed into the hands of men. They will kill him, and after three days he will rise." NRS 32 But they did not understand what he was saying and were afraid to ask him. NIV 32 But they did not understand what he meant and were afraid to ask him about it. NRS 33 Then they came to Capernaum; and when he was in the house he asked them, "What were you arguing about on the way?" NIV 33 They came to Capernaum. When he was in the house, he asked them, "What were you arguing about on the road?" NRS 34 But they were silent, for on the way they had argued with one another who was the greatest. NIV 34 But they kept quiet because on the way they had argued about who was the greatest. NRS 35 He sat down, called the twelve, and said to them, "Whoever wants to be first must be last of all and servant of all." NIV 35 Sitting down, Jesus called the Twelve and said, "If anyone wants to be first, he must be the very last, and the servant of all." NRS 36 Then he took a little child and put it among them; and taking it in his arms, he said to them, NIV 36 He took a little child and had him stand among them. Taking him in his arms, he said to them, NRS 37 "Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes not me but the one who sent me." NIV 37 "Whoever welcomes one of these little children in my name welcomes me; and whoever welcomes me does not welcome me but the one who sent me." NRS 38 John said to him, "Teacher, we saw someone casting out demons in your name, and we tried to stop him, because he was not following us." NIV 38 "Teacher," said John, "we saw a man driving out demons in your name and we told him to stop, because he was not one of us." NRS 39 But Jesus said, "Do not stop him; for no one who does a deed of power in my name will be able soon afterward to speak evil of me. NIV 39 "Do not stop him," Jesus said. "No one who does a miracle in my name can in the next moment say anything bad about me, NRS 40 Whoever is not against us is for us. NIV 40 for whoever is not against us is for us. NRS 41 For truly I tell you, whoever gives you a cup of water to drink because you bear the name of Christ will by no means lose the reward. NIV 41 I tell you the truth, anyone who gives you a cup of water in my name because you belong to Christ will certainly not lose his reward. NRS 42 "If any of you put a stumbling block before one of these little ones who believe in me, it would be better for you if a great millstone were hung around your neck and you were thrown into the sea. NIV 42 "And if anyone causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him to be thrown into the sea with a large millstone tied around his neck. NRS 43 If your hand causes you to stumble, cut it off; it is better for you to enter life maimed than to have two hands and to go to hell, to the unquenchable fire. NIV 43 If your hand causes you to sin, cut it off. It is better for you to enter life maimed than with two hands to go into hell, where the fire never goes out. NRS 44 NRS 45 And if your foot causes you to stumble, cut it off; it is better for you to enter life lame than to have two feet and to be thrown into hell. , NIV 45 And if your foot causes you to sin, cut it off. It is better for you to enter life crippled than to have two feet and be thrown into hell. NRS 46 NRS 47 And if your eye causes you to stumble, tear it out; it is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye than to have two eyes and to be thrown into hell, NIV 47 And if your eye causes you to sin, pluck it out. It is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye than to have two eyes and be thrown into hell, NRS 48 where their worm never dies, and the fire is never quenched. NIV 48 where " 'their worm does not die, and the fire is not quenched.' NRS 49 "For everyone will be salted with fire. NIV 49 Everyone will be salted with fire. NRS 50 Salt is good; but if salt has lost its saltiness, how can you season it? Have salt in yourselves, and be at peace with one another." NIV 50 "Salt is good, but if it loses its saltiness, how can you make it salty again? Have salt in yourselves, and be at peace with each other."