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Matthew 14

WBT 1 At that time Herod the Tetrarch heard of the fame of Jesus, NIV 1 At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the reports about Jesus, WBT 2 And said to his servants, This is John the Baptist; he hath risen from the dead; and therefore mighty works do show forth themselves in him. NIV 2 and he said to his attendants, "This is John the Baptist; he has risen from the dead! That is why miraculous powers are at work in him." WBT 3 For Herod had laid hold on John, and bound him, and put [him] in prison for the sake of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife. NIV 3 Now Herod had arrested John and bound him and put him in prison because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, WBT 4 For John had said to him, It is not lawful for thee to have her. NIV 4 for John had been saying to him: "It is not lawful for you to have her." WBT 5 And when he would have put him to death, he feared the multitude, because they counted him as a prophet. NIV 5 Herod wanted to kill John, but he was afraid of the people, because they considered him a prophet. WBT 6 But when Herod's birth-day was kept, the daughter of Herodias danced before them, and pleased Herod. NIV 6 On Herod's birthday the daughter of Herodias danced for them and pleased Herod so much WBT 7 Upon which he promised with an oath to give her whatever she would ask. NIV 7 that he promised with an oath to give her whatever she asked. WBT 8 And she, being before instructed by her mother, said, Give me here the head of John the Baptist in a dish. NIV 8 Prompted by her mother, she said, "Give me here on a platter the head of John the Baptist." WBT 9 And the king was sorry: nevertheless for the sake of the oath, and of them who sat with him at table, he commanded [it] to be given [her]. NIV 9 The king was distressed, but because of his oaths and his dinner guests, he ordered that her request be granted WBT 10 And he sent, and beheaded John in the prison. NIV 10 and had John beheaded in the prison. WBT 11 And his head was brought in a dish, and given to the damsel: and she brought [it] to her mother. NIV 11 His head was brought in on a platter and given to the girl, who carried it to her mother. WBT 12 And his disciples came, and took up the body, and buried it, and went and told Jesus. NIV 12 John's disciples came and took his body and buried it. Then they went and told Jesus. WBT 13 When Jesus heard [of it], he departed thence in a boat, into a desert place apart: and when the people had heard [of it], they followed him on foot out of the cities. NIV 13 When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed him on foot from the towns. WBT 14 And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion towards them, and he healed their sick. NIV 14 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them and healed their sick. WBT 15 And when it was evening, his disciples came to him, saying, This is a desert place, and the time is now past; send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages, and buy themselves victuals. NIV 15 As evening approached, the disciples came to him and said, "This is a remote place, and it's already getting late. Send the crowds away, so they can go to the villages and buy themselves some food." WBT 16 But Jesus said to them, They need not depart; give ye them to eat. NIV 16 Jesus replied, "They do not need to go away. You give them something to eat." WBT 17 And they say to him, We have here but five loaves, and two fishes. NIV 17 "We have here only five loaves of bread and two fish," they answered. WBT 18 He said, Bring them hither to me. NIV 18 "Bring them here to me," he said. WBT 19 And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the grass, and took the five loaves, and the two fishes, and looking up to heaven, he blessed, and broke, and gave the loaves to [his] disciples, and the disciples to the multitude. NIV 19 And he directed the people to sit down on the grass. 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 the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the people. WBT 20 And they all ate, and were satisfied: and they took up of the fragments that remained twelve baskets full. NIV 20 They all ate and were satisfied, and the disciples picked up twelve basketfuls of broken pieces that were left over. WBT 21 And they that had eaten were about five thousand men, besides women and children. NIV 21 The number of those who ate was about five thousand men, besides women and children. WBT 22 And immediately Jesus constrained his disciples to get into a boat, and to go before him to the other side, while he sent the multitudes away. NIV 22 Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. WBT 23 And when he had sent the multitudes away, he ascended a mountain apart to pray: and when the evening was come, he was there alone. NIV 23 After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone, WBT 24 But the boat was now in the midst of the sea, tossed with waves: for the wind was contrary. NIV 24 but the boat was already a considerable distance from land, buffeted by the waves because the wind was against it. WBT 25 And in the fourth watch of the night Jesus went to them, walking on the sea. NIV 25 During the fourth watch of the night Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake. WBT 26 And when the disciples saw him walking on the sea, they were troubled, saying, It is a spirit; and they cried out for fear. NIV 26 When the disciples saw him walking on the lake, they were terrified. "It's a ghost," they said, and cried out in fear. WBT 27 But immediately Jesus spoke to them, saying, Be of good cheer; it is I; be not afraid. NIV 27 But Jesus immediately said to them: "Take courage! It is I. Don't be afraid." WBT 28 And Peter answered him and said, Lord, if it is thou, bid me come to thee on the water. NIV 28 "Lord, if it's you," Peter replied, "tell me to come to you on the water." WBT 29 And he said, Come. And when Peter had come down out of the boat, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus. NIV 29 "Come," he said. Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus. WBT 30 But when he saw the wind boisterous, he was afraid; and beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me. NIV 30 But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, "Lord, save me!" WBT 31 And immediately Jesus stretched forth [his] hand, and caught him, and said to him, O thou of little faith, Why didst thou doubt? NIV 31 Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught him. "You of little faith," he said, "why did you doubt?" WBT 32 And when they had come into the boat, the wind ceased. NIV 32 And when they climbed into the boat, the wind died down. WBT 33 Then they that were in the boat came and worshiped him, saying, In truth thou art the son of God. NIV 33 Then those who were in the boat worshiped him, saying, "Truly you are the Son of God." WBT 34 And when they had gone over, they came into the land of Gennesaret. NIV 34 When they had crossed over, they landed at Gennesaret. WBT 35 And when the men of that place had knowledge of him, they sent out into all the surrounding country, and brought to him all that were diseased; NIV 35 And when the men of that place recognized Jesus, they sent word to all the surrounding country. People brought all their sick to him WBT 36 And besought him that they might only touch the hem of his garment: and as many as touched were restored to health. NIV 36 and begged him to let the sick just touch the edge of his cloak, and all who touched him were healed.