Mark 9:34

34 But they kept quiet because on the way they had argued about who was the greatest.

Mark 9:34 in Other Translations

KJV
34 But they held their peace: for by the way they had disputed among themselves, who should be the greatest.
ESV
34 But they kept silent, for on the way they had argued with one another about who was the greatest.
NLT
34 But they didn’t answer, because they had been arguing about which of them was the greatest.
MSG
34 The silence was deafening - they had been arguing with one another over who among them was greatest.
CSB
34 But they were silent, because on the way they had been arguing with one another about who was the greatest.

Mark 9:34 In-Context

32 But they did not understand what he meant and were afraid to ask him about it.
33 They came to Capernaum. When he was in the house, he asked them, “What were you arguing about on the road?”
34 But they kept quiet because on the way they had argued about who was the greatest.
35 Sitting down, Jesus called the Twelve and said, “Anyone who wants to be first must be the very last, and the servant of all.”
36 He took a little child whom he placed among them. Taking the child in his arms, he said to them,

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