Mark 9:38-41 NIV

Whoever Is Not Against Us Is for Us

9:38-40pp -- Lk 9:49,50

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."1

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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,
40 for whoever is not against us is for us.2

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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.3

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