Mark 4:15



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"These are the ones who are beside the road where the word is sown; and when they hear, immediately Satan comes and takes away the word which has been sown in them.

King James Version

And these are they by the way side, where the word is sown; but when they have heard, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word that was sown in their hearts.

International Standard Version

Some people are like the seeds along the path, where the word is sown. When they hear it, Satan immediately comes and takes away the word that was sown in them.

A Conservative Version

And these are those by the path where the word is sown. And whenever they may hear, straightaway Satan comes, and takes away the word that has been sown in their hearts.

American Standard Version

And these are they by the way side, where the word is sown; and when they have heard, straightway cometh Satan, and taketh away the word which hath been sown in them.

Amplified

The ones along the path are those who have the Word sown [in their hearts], but when they hear, Satan comes at once and [by force] takes away the message which is sown in them.

An Understandable Version

Some of the seed that fell along the roadside represents where 'the word' was sown [i.e., preached]. When these people have heard, immediately Satan comes and takes away 'the word' which had been sown in them.

Anderson New Testament

These are they that received seed by the wayside, where the word is sown; and when they hear, Satan immediately comes and takes away the word that was sown in their hearts.

Bible in Basic English

And these are they by the wayside, where the word is planted; and when they have given ear, the Evil One comes straight away and takes away the word which has been planted in them.

Common New Testament

And these are the ones along the path where the word is sown. When they hear, Satan comes immediately and takes away the word that was sown in them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

they who receiv'd seed by the wayside, are those in whom the word is sown, who no sooner have heard it, but satan comes and takes away the word that was sown in their hearts.

Darby Translation

and these are they by the wayside where the word is sown, and when they hear, immediately Satan comes and takes away the word that was sown in them.

Godbey New Testament

And those who are by the way-side, where the word is sown; and when they hear it, immediately Satan comes, and takes away the word which was sown in their hearts.

Goodspeed New Testament

The ones by the path are those into whose hearts the message falls, and as soon as they hear it Satan comes and carries off the message that has been sown in their hearts.

Holman Bible

These are the ones along the path where the word is sown: when they hear, immediately Satan comes and takes away the word sown in them.

John Wesley New Testament

but when they have heard, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word sown in their hearts.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And these are those by the way side, in whom the word is sown, but when they have heard, Satan comes and takes away the word that was sown in their hearts.

Julia Smith Translation

And these are they by the way, where the word is sown; and when they hear, quickly comes Satan, and takes away the word sown in their hearts.

King James 2000

And these are they by the wayside, where the word is sown; but when they have heard, Satan comes immediately, and takes away the word that was sown in their hearts.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And these are the ones beside the path where the word is sown, and whenever they hear [it], immediately Satan comes and takes away the word that was sown in them.

Modern King James verseion

And these are those by the wayside, where the Word is sown. And when they hear, Satan comes immediately and takes away the Word that was sown in their hearts.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they that are by the wayside, where the word is sown, are they to whom as soon as they have heard it, cometh immediately Satan and taketh away the word that was sown in their hearts.

Moffatt New Testament

As for those 'on the road,' when the seed is sown there ??as soon as they hear it, Satan at once comes and carries off the word sown within them.

Montgomery New Testament

As soon as they hear it, Satan immediately comes and snatches away the Word which has been sown in them.

NET Bible

These are the ones on the path where the word is sown: Whenever they hear, immediately Satan comes and snatches the word that was sown in them.

New Heart English Bible

The ones by the road are the ones where the word is sown; and when they have heard, immediately Satan comes, and takes away the word which has been sown in them.

New simplified Bible

These are they by the wayside where the word is sown. When they have heard; Satan comes and takes away the word that has been sown in them.

Noyes New Testament

And these are they by the wayside, those where the word is sown, and when they have heard, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word that was sown in them.

Sawyer New Testament

And these are those where the word is sown by the way; and when they hear, Satan comes immediately and takes away the word which was sown upon them.

The Emphasized Bible

And these are they beside the pathway where the word is sown, - and, as soon as they hear, straightway, cometh Satan, and snatcheth away the word which hath been sown into them;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now these are they by the road side; where the word is sown; and when they have heard, immediately Satan cometh, and taketh away the word sown on their hearts:

Twentieth Century New Testament

The People meant by the seed that falls along the path are these--where the Message is sown, but, as soon as they have heard it, Satan immediately comes and carries away the Message that has been sown in them.

Webster

And these are they by the way-side, where the word is sown; but when they have heard, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word that was sown in their hearts.

Weymouth New Testament

Those who receive the seed by the way-side are those in whom the Message is sown, but, when they have heard it, Satan comes at once and carries away the Message sown in them.

Williams New Testament

The ones along the path are those who have the message sown in their hearts, but as soon as it is sown there, Satan comes and carries off the message that has been sown in their hearts.

World English Bible

The ones by the road are the ones where the word is sown; and when they have heard, immediately Satan comes, and takes away the word which has been sown in them.

Worrell New Testament

And these are those by the wayside, where the word is sown; and, when they hear, straightway Satan comes, and catches away the word which has been sown in them.

Worsley New Testament

where the word is sown; but when they have heard it, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word that was sown in their hearts.

Youngs Literal Translation

and these are they by the way where the word is sown: and whenever they may hear, immediately cometh the Adversary, and he taketh away the word that hath been sown in their hearts.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this , these , he , the same , this man , she , they ,
Usage: 258

εἰσί 
Eisi 
are , be , were , have , not tr ,
Usage: 97

by
παρά 
Para 
of , with , from , by ... side , at , than ,
Usage: 145

the way side
ὁδός 
Hodos 
Usage: 75

ὅπου 
Hopou 
Usage: 42

the word
λόγος 
Logos 
λόγος 
Logos 
word , saying , account , speech , Word , thing , not tr ,
word , saying , account , speech , Word , thing , not tr ,
Usage: 256
Usage: 256

is sown
σπείρω 
Speiro 
Usage: 15

but

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

ὅταν 
Hotan 
when , as soon as , as long as , that , whensoever , while , till
Usage: 49

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

Σατανᾶς 
Satanas 
Usage: 16

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come , go , , vr come
Usage: 424

εὐθέως 
Eutheos 
Usage: 61

and

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

αἴρω 
Airo 
take up , take away , take , away with , lift up , bear ,
Usage: 52

σπείρω 
Speiro 
Usage: 15

in
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128


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

References

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Sower Interpreted

14 "The sower sows the word. 15 "These are the ones who are beside the road where the word is sown; and when they hear, immediately Satan comes and takes away the word which has been sown in them. 16 "In a similar way these are the ones on whom seed was sown on the rocky places, who, when they hear the word, immediately receive it with joy;


Cross References

1 Peter 5:8

Be of sober spirit, be on the alert Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.

Revelation 20:2-3

And he laid hold of the dragon, the serpent of old, who is the devil and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years;

Revelation 20:7

When the thousand years are completed, Satan will be released from his prison,

Revelation 20:10

And the devil who deceived them was thrown into the lake of fire and brimstone, where the beast and the false prophet are also; and they will be tormented day and night forever and ever.

Genesis 19:14

Lot went out and spoke to his sons-in-law, who were to marry his daughters, and said, "Up, get out of this place, for the LORD will destroy the city " But he appeared to his sons-in-law to be jesting.

Job 1:6-12

Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came among them.

Isaiah 53:1

Who has believed our message? And to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed?

Zechariah 3:1

Then he showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of the LORD, and Satan standing at his right hand to accuse him.

Matthew 4:10

Then Jesus said to him, "Go, Satan! For it is written, 'YOU SHALL WORSHIP THE LORD YOUR GOD, AND SERVE HIM ONLY.'"

Matthew 13:19

"When anyone hears the word of the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what has been sown in his heart. This is the one on whom seed was sown beside the road.

Matthew 22:5

"But they paid no attention and went their way, one to his own farm, another to his business,

Mark 4:4

as he was sowing, some seed fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate it up.

Luke 8:12

"Those beside the road are those who have heard; then the devil comes and takes away the word from their heart, so that they will not believe and be saved.

Luke 14:18-19

"But they all alike began to make excuses. The first one said to him, 'I have bought a piece of land and I need to go out and look at it; please consider me excused.'

Acts 5:3

But Peter said, "Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back some of the price of the land?

Acts 17:18-20

And also some of the Epicurean and Stoic philosophers were conversing with him. Some were saying, "What would this idle babbler wish to say?" Others, "He seems to be a proclaimer of strange deities,"--because he was preaching Jesus and the resurrection.

Acts 17:32

Now when they heard of the resurrection of the dead, some began to sneer, but others said, "We shall hear you again concerning this."

Acts 18:14-17

But when Paul was about to open his mouth, Gallio said to the Jews, "If it were a matter of wrong or of vicious crime, O Jews, it would be reasonable for me to put up with you;

Acts 25:19-20

but they simply had some points of disagreement with him about their own religion and about a dead man, Jesus, whom Paul asserted to be alive.

Acts 26:31-32

and when they had gone aside, they began talking to one another, saying, "This man is not doing anything worthy of death or imprisonment."

2 Corinthians 2:11

so that no advantage would be taken of us by Satan, for we are not ignorant of his schemes.

2 Corinthians 4:3-4

And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing,

2 Thessalonians 2:9

that is, the one whose coming is in accord with the activity of Satan, with all power and signs and false wonders,

Hebrews 2:1

For this reason we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away from it.

Hebrews 12:16

that there be no immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his own birthright for a single meal.

Revelation 12:9

And the great dragon was thrown down, the serpent of old who is called the devil and Satan, who deceives the whole world; he was thrown down to the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him.



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