Mark 4:35-41

Jesus Calms the Storm

35 That day when evening came, he said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side.”
36 Leaving the crowd behind, they took him along, just as he was, in the boat. There were also other boats with him.
37 A furious squall came up, and the waves broke over the boat, so that it was nearly swamped.
38 Jesus was in the stern, sleeping on a cushion. The disciples woke him and said to him, “Teacher, don’t you care if we drown?”
39 He got up, rebuked the wind and said to the waves, “Quiet! Be still!” Then the wind died down and it was completely calm.
40 He said to his disciples, “Why are you so afraid? Do you still have no faith?”
41 They were terrified and asked each other, “Who is this? Even the wind and the waves obey him!”

Mark 4:35 in Other Translations

KJV
35 And the same day, when the even was come, he saith unto them,Let us pass over unto the other side.
ESV
35 On that day, when evening had come, he said to them, "Let us go across to the other side."
NLT
35 As evening came, Jesus said to his disciples, “Let’s cross to the other side of the lake.”
MSG
35 Late that day he said to them, "Let's go across to the other side."
CSB
35 On that day, when evening had come, He told them, "Let's cross over to the other side [of the lake]."

Mark 4:35-41 In-Context

33 With many similar parables Jesus spoke the word to them, as much as they could understand.
34 He did not say anything to them without using a parable. But when he was alone with his own disciples, he explained everything.
35 That day when evening came, he said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side.”
36 Leaving the crowd behind, they took him along, just as he was, in the boat. There were also other boats with him.
37 A furious squall came up, and the waves broke over the boat, so that it was nearly swamped.
38 Jesus was in the stern, sleeping on a cushion. The disciples woke him and said to him, “Teacher, don’t you care if we drown?”
39 He got up, rebuked the wind and said to the waves, “Quiet! Be still!” Then the wind died down and it was completely calm.
40 He said to his disciples, “Why are you so afraid? Do you still have no faith?”
41 They were terrified and asked each other, “Who is this? Even the wind and the waves obey him!”

Cross References 2

  • 1. ver 1; Mark 3:9; Mark 5:2,21; Mark 6:32,45
  • 2. Matthew 14:31; Mark 16:14
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