Mark 14:51



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

A young man was following Him, wearing nothing but a linen sheet over his naked body; and they seized him.

King James Version

And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men laid hold on him:

International Standard Version

A certain young man, who was wearing nothing but a linen sheet, was following Jesus. When the men grabbed him,

A Conservative Version

And a certain one young man followed with him, having been wrapped naked in a linen cloth. And the young men seized him,

American Standard Version

And a certain young man followed with him, having a linen cloth cast about him, over his naked body : and they lay hold on him;

Amplified

And a young man was following Him, with nothing but a linen cloth ( sheet) thrown about [his] naked [body]; and they laid hold of him,

An Understandable Version

And a certain young man [Note: Some think this is a reference to Mark himself], who had a linen outer garment thrown over his scantily clad body, was following Jesus until they [i.e., the soldiers and officers] took hold of him. [Note: The wording here does not indicate total nakedness, but rather the wearing of underclothing only]

Anderson New Testament

And there followed him a certain young man, who had a linen garment around his naked body. And the young men laid hold of him;

Bible in Basic English

And a certain young man went after him, with only a linen cloth about his body; and they put their hands on him;

Common New Testament

And a young man followed him, with nothing but a linen cloth around his body. And they seized him,

Daniel Mace New Testament

But a certain youth, that was stript to his inmost vest, followed him, and was seized by the soldiers.

Darby Translation

And a certain young man followed him with a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men seize him;

Godbey New Testament

And one certain young man followed Him, invested with a linen cloth on his unclothed body: and they take hold of him.

Goodspeed New Testament

And a young man followed him with nothing but a linen cloth about his body; and they seized him,

Holman Bible

Now a certain young man, having a linen cloth wrapped around his naked body, was following Him. They caught hold of him,

John Wesley New Testament

and the young men laid hold on him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And there followed him a certain young man having a linen cloth cast about his naked body, and the young men laid hold on him,

Julia Smith Translation

And one certain young man followed him, having cast a garment of fine linen over his nakedness; and the young men seized him:

King James 2000

And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men laid hold on him:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And a certain young man was following him, clothed [only] in a linen cloth on [his] naked body. And they attempted to seize him,

Modern King James verseion

And one, a certain young man, followed Him, having thrown a linen cloth around his naked body. And the young men caught him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And there was a certain young man that followed him clothed in linen upon the bare, and the young men caught him,

Moffatt New Testament

one young man did follow him, with only a linen sheet thrown round his body, but when the [young] men seized him

Montgomery New Testament

One young man, however, began following him, with only a linen sheet thrown round his naked body.

NET Bible

A young man was following him, wearing only a linen cloth. They tried to arrest him,

New Heart English Bible

And a certain young man followed him, having a linen cloth thrown around himself, over his naked body. And they grabbed him,

New simplified Bible

A young man followed him. He was wearing a linen cloth over his naked body. They tried to grab him.

Noyes New Testament

And there followed him a certain young man having a linen cloth wrapped round his naked body; and they laid hold of him.

Sawyer New Testament

And one young man followed him with a linen cloth wrapped about his naked body. And the young men caught him;

The Emphasized Bible

And, a certain young man, was following with him, having cast about himself a fine Indian cloth, over his naked body, - and they are securing him;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And a certain youth followed him, having a linen cloth wrapped round his naked body; and the young men laid hold of him;

Twentieth Century New Testament

One young man did indeed follow him, wrapped only in a linen sheet. They tried to arrest him;

Webster

And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men laid hold on him.

Weymouth New Testament

One youth indeed did follow Him, wearing only a linen cloth round his bare body. Of him they laid hold,

Williams New Testament

And a young man was following Him, with only a linen sheet thrown about his body; and they seized him,

World English Bible

A certain young man followed him, having a linen cloth thrown around himself, over his naked body. The young men grabbed him,

Worrell New Testament

And a certain young man was following with Him, having a linen cloth thrown around his naked body; and they lay hold on him;

Worsley New Testament

who had only a linen cloth wrapt about him, and the young men laid hold on him;

Youngs Literal Translation

and a certain young man was following him, having put a linen cloth about his naked body, and the young men lay hold on him,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

ἀκολουθέω 
Akoloutheo 
Usage: 67


him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

νεανίσκος 
Neaniskos 
Usage: 9

περιβάλλω 
Periballo 
clothe , clothed with , array , array in , clothe in , cast about , put on
Usage: 15

σινδών 
sindon 
Usage: 6

περιβάλλω 
Periballo 
clothe , clothed with , array , array in , clothe in , cast about , put on
Usage: 15

ἐπί 
Epi 
on , in , upon , unto , to ,
Usage: 644

γυμνός 
Gumnos 
Usage: 9

body and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

the young men
νεανίσκος 
Neaniskos 
Usage: 9

κρατέω 
Krateo 
hold , take , lay hold on , hold fast , take by , lay hold upon , lay hand on ,
Usage: 33

Context Readings

A Young Man Flees

50 And they all left Him and fled. 51 A young man was following Him, wearing nothing but a linen sheet over his naked body; and they seized him. 52 But he pulled free of the linen sheet and escaped naked.





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