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Christ casteth out devils, MARK, and healeth the issue of blood. much that he would not send , Lord hath done for thee, and them away out of the country. hath had compassion on thee..
11 Now there was there, nigh 20 And he departed, and unto the mountains, a great herd began to publish in Decapolis of swine feeding.
how great things Jesus had done 12 And all the devils besought for him: and all men did marvel. him, saying, Send us into the | 21 | And when Jesus was swine, that we may enter into passed over again by ship unto them.
the other side, much people 13 And forthwith Jesus gave gathered unto him; and he them leave. And the unclean was nigh unto the sea. spirits went out, and entered 22 And, behold, there cometh into the swine: and the herd ran one of the rulers of the synaviolently down a steep place into gogue, Jairus by name; and the sea, (they were about two when he saw him, he fell at thousand,) and were choked in his feet, the sea.
23 And besought him greatly, 14 And they that fed the saying, My little daughter lieth swine fled, and told it in the at the point of death: I pray city, and in the country. And, thee, come and lay thy hands they went out to see what it on her, that she may be healed; was that was done.
and she shall live. 15 And they come to Jesus, 24 And Jesus went with him; and see him that was possessed and much people followed him with the devil, and had the and thronged him. legion, sitting, and clothed, and 25 And a certain woman,
in his right mind: and they which had an issue of blood · were afraid.
16 And they that saw it told them how it befel to him that things of many physicians, and was possessed with the devil, had spent all that she had, and and also concerning the swine. was nothing bettered, but rather
17 And they began to pray him | grew worse, to depart out of their coasts. 27 When she had heard of
18 And when he was come Jesus, came in the press behind, into the ship, he that had been and touched his garment: possessed with the devil prayed 28 For she said, If I may him that he might be with touch but his clothes, I shall him. :
be whole. . 19 Howbeit Jesus suffered | 29 And straightway the founhim not, but saith unto him, tain of her blood was dried up; Go home to thy friends, and and she felt in her body that she tell them how great things the / was healed of that plague.
ation, sitting, andd: and they twelve years; d suffered many
He restoreth to life
CHAP. VI. the daughter of Jairus. 30 And Jesus, immediately 40 And they laughed him to knowing in himself that virtue scorn. But when he had put had gone out of him, turned him them all out, he taketh the about in the press, and said, father and the mother of the Who touched my clothes dåmsel, and them that were
31 And his disciples said unto with him, and entereth in where him, Thou seest the multitude the damsel was lying. i thronging thee, and sayest thou, 41 And he took the damsel i Who touched me?
by the hand, and said unto her, 32 And he looked round Talitha cumi; which is, being about to see her that had done interpreted, Damsel, I say unto this thing.
thee, arise. 33 But the woman fearing and 42 And straightway the damtrembling, knowing what was sel arose and walked; for she done in her, came and fell down was of the age of twelve years. before him, and told him all the And they were astonished with truth.
a great astonishment. 34 And he said unto her, 43 And he charged them Daughter, thy faith hath made straitly that no man should thee whole; go in peace, and be know it; and commanded that whole of thy plague.
something should be given her 35 While he yet spake, there to eat. came from the ruler of the syn
| CHAP. VI. .agogue's house certain which The apostles sent to preach. said, Thy daughter is dead : AND he went out from Why troublest thou the Master A thence, and came into any further?
his own country; and his dis36 As soon as Jesus heard the ciples follow him. word that was spoken, he saith 2 And when the sabbath-day unto the ruler of the synagogue, was come, he began to teach in Be not afraid, only believe. the synagogue: and many hear
37 And he suffered no man ing him were astonished, saying, to follow him, save Peter, and from whence hath this man James, and John the brother of these things? and what wisdom James.
is this which is given unto him, 38 And he cometh to the house that even such mighty works are of the ruler of the synagogue, wrought by his hands? and seeth the tumult, and them 3 Is not this the carpenter, that wept and wailed greatly. the son of Mary, the brother of
39 And when he was come in, James, and Joses, and of Juda, he saith unto them, Why make and Simon? and are not his sisye this ado, and weep? the dam ters here with us? And they sel is not dead, but sleepeth. were offended at him.
The twelve sent forth. . MARK, Herod's opinion of Christ.
4 But Jesus said unto them, | many that were sick, and healed A prophet is not without ho- them. nour, but in his own country, 14 And king Herod heard and among his own kin, and in of him; (for his name was his own house.
spread abroad ;) and he said, 5 And he could there do no That John the Baptist was mighty work, save that he laid risen from the dead, and therehis hands upon a few sick folk, fore mighty works do shew and healed them.
forth themselves in him. 6 And he marvelled because | 15 Others said, That it is of their unbelief. And he went Elias. And others said, That round about the villages teach-it is a prophet, or as one of the ing.
prophets. 7 And he calleth unto him 16 But when Herod heard the twelve, and began to send thereof, he said, It is John, them forth by two and two; whom I beheaded : he is risen and gave them power over un from the dead. clean spirits ;
| 17 For Herod himself had 8 And commanded them that sent forth and laid hold upon they should take nothing for John, and bound him in prison their journey, save a staff only; for Herodias' sake, his brother no scrip, no bread, no money in Philip's wife: for he had martheir purse:
ried her. 9 But be shod with sandals; 18 For John had said unto and not put on two coats. Herod, It is not lawful for thee
10 And he said unto them, In to have thy brother's wife. what place soever ye enter into 19 Therefore Herodias had a an house, there abide till ye de- quarrel against him, and would part from that place.
have killed him; but she could 11 And whosoever shall not not. receive you, nor hear you, when 20 For Herod feared John, ye depart thence shake off the knowing that he was a just man dust under your feet for a testi- and an holy, and observed him; mony against them. Verily and when he heard him, he did I say unto you, It shall be more many things, and heard him tolerable for Sodom and Go gladly. morrha in the day of judgement, 21 And when a convenient than for that city.
day was come, that Herod on 12 And they went out, and his birth-day made a supper to preached that men should re his lords, high captaing and pent.
chief estates of Galilee; 13 And they cast out many 22 And when the daughter devils, and anointed with oil of the said Herodias came in,
John Baptist beheaded. CHAP. vi.
The multitude fed. and danced, and pleased Herod Come ye yourselves apart into and them that sat with him, a desert place, and rest a while: the king said unto the damsel, | for there were many coming Ask of me whatsoever thou wilt, and going, and they had no and I will give it thee.
leisure so much as to eat. 23 And he sware unto her, 32 And they departed into a Whatsoever thou shalt ask of desert place by ship privately. me, I will give it thee, unto the 33 And the people saw them half of my kingdom.
departing, and many knew him, 24 And she went forth, and, and ran afoot thither out of all said unto her mother, What cities, and outwent them, and shall I ask? And she said, The came together unto him. head of John the Baptist.
34 And Jesus, when he came 25 And she came in straight-out, saw much people, and was way with haste unto the king, moved with compassion toward and asked, saying, I will that them, because they were as thou give me by and by in a sheep not having a shepherd: charger the head of John the and he began to teach them Baptist.
many things. 26 And the king was exceed 35 And when the day was ing sorry; yet for his oath's now far spent, his disciples came sake, and for their sakes which unto him, and said, This is a
sat with him, he would not re- desert place, and now the time ei .ject her.
is far passed: 27 And immediately the king 36 Send them away, that sent an executioner, and com- they may go into the country manded his head to be brought: round about, and into the viland he went and beheaded him | lages, and buy themselves bread: in the prison,
for they have nothing to eat. 28 And brought his head in 37 He answered and said a charger, and gave it to the unto them, Give ye them to damsel : and the damsel gave it eat. And they say unto him, to her mother.
Shall we go and buy two hun29 And when his disciples dred penny-worth of bread, and heard of it, they came and took give them to eat? up his corpse, and laid it in a 38 He saith unto them, How tomb.
many loaves have ye? go and 30 And the apostles ga- see. And when they knew, thered themselves together unto they say, Five, and two fishes. Jesus, and told him all things, 39 And he commanded them both what they had done, and to make all sit down by compawhat they had taught.. nies upon the green grass, 31 And he said unto them, l 49 And they sat down in
Christ walketh on the sea. MARK,
He healeth the sick. I ranks, by hundreds, and by | ately he talked with them, and : fifties.
saith unto them, Be of good 41. And when he had taken cheer: it is I; be not afraid. the five loaves and the two 51 And he went up unto fishes, he looked up to heaven, them into the ship; and the and blessed, and brake the wind ceased : and they were loaves, and gave them to his sore amazed in themselves bedisciples to set before them; yond measure, and wondered. and the two fishes divided he 52 For they considered not among them all.
the miracle of the loaves: for · 42 And they did all eat, and their heart was hardened. were filled.
53 And when they had passed 43 And they took up twelve over, they came into the land of baskets full of the fragments, Genesareth, and drew to the and of the fishes.
shore. : 44 And they that did eat of | 54 And when they were the loaves were about five thou- come out of the ship, straightsand men.
way they knew him, 45 And straightway he 55 And ran through that constrained his disciples to get whole region round about, and into the ship, and to go to the began to carry about in beds other side before unto Bethsaida, those that were sick, where they while he sent away the people. heard he was.
46 And when he had sent 56 And whithersoever he enthem away, he departed into tered, into villages, or cities, or a mountain to pray.
country, they laid the sick in 47 And when even was the streets, and besought him come, the ship was in the that they might touch if it were midst of the sea, and he alone but the border of his garment : on the land.
and as many as touched him 48 And he saw them toiling were made whole. in rowing; for the wind was . CHAP. VII. contrary unto them: and about Meat defileth not. the fourth watch of the night THEN came together unto he cometh unto them, walking 1 him the Pharisees, and upon the sea, and would have certain of the scribes, which passed by them.
came from Jerusalem. 49 But when they saw him 2 And when they saw some walking upon the sea, they of his disciples eat bread with supposed it had been a spirit, defiled, that is to say, with unand cried out:
.. washen, hands, they found fault. 50 For they all saw him, and 3 For the Pharisees, and all were troubled. And immedi- the Jews, except they wash their
of his garm.
ing; for thehem toiling and as many