Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And Jesus answered him, The first commandment of all is, Hear, Israel: the Lord our God is one Lord;

New American Standard Bible

Jesus answered, "The foremost is, 'HEAR, O ISRAEL! THE LORD OUR GOD IS ONE LORD;

King James Version

And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord:

Holman Bible

“This is the most important,” Jesus answered:Listen, Israel! The Lordour God, the Lordis One.

International Standard Version

Jesus answered, "The most important is, "Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord,

A Conservative Version

And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, thou Israel, Lord our God is one Lord,

American Standard Version

Jesus answered, The first is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God, the Lord is one:

Amplified

Jesus answered, The first and principal one of all commands is: Hear, O Israel, The Lord our God is one Lord;

An Understandable Version

And Jesus answered, "The foremost one is this [Deut. 6:4-5], 'Hear this, you Israelites, the Lord our God is the only Lord,

Anderson New Testament

And Jesus answered him: The first commandment of all is, Hear, Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord.

Bible in Basic English

Jesus said in answer, The first is, Give ear, O Israel: The Lord our God is one Lord;

Common New Testament

Jesus answered, "The first is: 'Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jesus answer'd him, the first of all the commandments is thus deliver'd, "hear, o Israel, the lord our God is the only lord.

Godbey New Testament

And Jesus responded to him, The first commandment of all; Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God, is one Lord:

Goodspeed New Testament

Jesus answered, "The first one is, 'Hear, Israel! The Lord our God is one lord,

John Wesley New Testament

And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; the Lord our God is one Lord.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Jesus responded unto him, The principal of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel, The Lord our God, the Lord is one;

Julia Smith Translation

And Jesus answered him, That the first of all the commands, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord:

King James 2000

And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Jesus answered, "The most important is, 'Listen, Israel! The Lord our God, the Lord is one.

Modern King James verseion

And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, "Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Jesus answered him, "The first of all the commandments is, 'Hear, Israel, the Lord God is One Lord.

Moffatt New Testament

Jesus replied, "The chief one is: Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord,

Montgomery New Testament

Jesus replied. "The first is. 'Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord;

NET Bible

Jesus answered, "The most important is: 'Listen, Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one.

New Heart English Bible

Jesus answered, "The first is, 'Hear, Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one:

Noyes New Testament

Jesus answered, The first is, "Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord;

Sawyer New Testament

Jesus answered, First is, Hear Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord;

The Emphasized Bible

Jesus answered - The chief is: Hear! O Israel, - The Lord our God, is, one Lord;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then Jesus replied to him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear O Israel; the Lord thy God is one Lord:

Twentieth Century New Testament

"The first," answered Jesus, "is--'Hear, O Israel; the Lord our God is the one Lord;

Webster

And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord.

Weymouth New Testament

"The chief Commandment," replied Jesus, "is this: 'Hear, O Israel! The Lord our God is one Lord;

Williams New Testament

Jesus answered, "The first one is, 'Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord,

World English Bible

Jesus answered, "The greatest is, 'Hear, Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one:

Worrell New Testament

Jesus answered, "The first is, 'Hear, O Israel; the Lord is our God, the Lord is One;

Worsley New Testament

And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, "Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is the one Lord,

Youngs Literal Translation

and Jesus answered him -- 'The first of all the commands is, Hear, O Israel, the Lord is our God, the Lord is one;

Interlinear

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

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

him

Usage: 0

πρῶτος 
Protos 
Usage: 67

of all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἐντολή 
Entole 
Usage: 47

is, Hear
ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

O Israel
Ἰσραήλ 
Israel 
Usage: 57

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

one
εἷς 
heis 
one, a, other, some, not tr,
Usage: 188

Devotionals

Devotionals about Mark 12:29

References

Easton

Hastings

Images Mark 12:29

Prayers for Mark 12:29

Context Readings

The Greatest Commandment

28 And one of the scribes who had come up, and had heard them reasoning together, perceiving that he had answered them well, demanded of him, Which is the first commandment of all? 29 And Jesus answered him, The first commandment of all is, Hear, Israel: the Lord our God is one Lord; 30 and thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thine understanding, and with all thy strength. This is the first commandment.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 6:4

Hear, Israel: Jehovah our God is one Jehovah;

Luke 10:27

But he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thine understanding; and thy neighbour as thyself.

Deuteronomy 10:12

And now, Israel, what doth Jehovah thy God require of thee, but to fear Jehovah thy God, to walk in all his ways, and to love him, and to serve Jehovah thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul,

Deuteronomy 30:6

And Jehovah thy God will circumcise thy heart, and the heart of thy seed, to love Jehovah thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul, that thou mayest live.

Proverbs 23:26

My son, give me thy heart, and let thine eyes observe my ways.

Matthew 10:37

He who loves father or mother above me is not worthy of me; and he who loves son or daughter above me is not worthy of me.

Matthew 23:9

And call not any one your father upon the earth; for one is your Father, he who is in the heavens.

Mark 12:32-33

And the scribe said to him, Right, teacher; thou hast spoken according to the truth. For he is one, and there is none other besides him;

Romans 3:30

since indeed it is one God who shall justify the circumcision on the principle of faith, and uncircumcision by faith.

1 Corinthians 8:4

concerning then the eating of things sacrificed to idols, we know that an idol is nothing in the world, and that there is no other God save one.

Galatians 3:20

But a mediator is not of one, but God is one.

1 Timothy 1:5

But the end of what is enjoined is love out of a pure heart and a good conscience and unfeigned faith;

1 Timothy 2:5

For God is one, and the mediator of God and men one, the man Christ Jesus,

James 2:19

Thou believest that God is one. Thou doest well. The demons even believe, and tremble.

Jude 1:25

to the only God our Saviour, through Jesus Christ our Lord, be glory, majesty, might, and authority, from before the whole age, and now, and to all the ages. Amen.

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