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Acts 15:37

37 Barnabas wanted to take John, also called Mark, with them,

Read Acts 15:37 Using Other Translations

And Barnabas determined to take with them John, whose surname was Mark.
Now Barnabas wanted to take with them John called Mark.
Barnabas agreed and wanted to take along John Mark.

What does Acts 15:37 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Acts 15:37

And Barnabas determined
Or consulted, and contrived in his own mind, and purposed within himself; the Alexandrian copy, and two of Beza's, the Vulgate Latin, Syriac, and Ethiopic versions read, "he would", or was willing; he had a mind, a very great desire,

to take with them John, whose surname was Mark;
of whom see ( Acts 12:12 ) he being his sister's son, ( Colossians 4:10 ) him they brought with them to Antioch, when they returned from Jerusalem thither, where they had been sent by the church at Antioch, with money for the relief of the poor saints; see ( Acts 11:29 Acts 11:30 ) ( 12:25 ) and who seems to have come with them from Jerusalem again; for thither he went, when he parted from them at Pamphylia, ( Acts 13:13 ) .

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