Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Watch ye and pray; enter not into temptation. The spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is sick.

New American Standard Bible

"Keep watching and praying that you may not come into temptation; the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak."

King James Version

Watch ye and pray, lest ye enter into temptation. The spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is weak.

Holman Bible

Stay awake and pray so that you won’t enter into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.”

International Standard Version

All of you must stay awake and pray that you won't be tempted. The spirit is indeed willing, but the body is weak."

A Conservative Version

Watch ye and pray that ye may not enter into temptation. Truly, the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.

American Standard Version

Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Amplified

Keep awake and watch and pray [constantly], that you may not enter into temptation; the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

An Understandable Version

Be alert and pray, so that you do not give in to temptation. The spirit of a person is truly willing [i.e., to do a certain thing], but his physical nature is [often] too weak [to carry it out]."

Anderson New Testament

Watch, and pray, all of you, lest you enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Bible in Basic English

Keep watch with prayer, so that you may not be put to the test; the spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is feeble.

Common New Testament

Watch and pray that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak."

Daniel Mace New Testament

watch and pray, that you may not yield to temptation: the mind indeed is vigorous, but the body is weak.

Darby Translation

Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh weak.

Godbey New Testament

Watch and pray, that you may not enter into temptation: for the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Goodspeed New Testament

You must all watch, and pray that you may not be subjected to trial. One's spirit is eager, but human nature is weak."

John Wesley New Testament

Couldest thou not watch one hour? Watch and pray, lest ye enter into temptation; the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Julia Smith Translation

Watch ye and pray, that ye should not come into temptation. Truly the spirit well inclined, and the flesh weak.

King James 2000

Watch and pray, lest you enter into temptation. The spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is weak.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Stay awake and pray that you will not enter into temptation. The spirit [is] willing, but the flesh [is] weak!"

Modern King James verseion

Watch and pray, lest you enter into temptation. Truly the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Watch ye, and pray, lest ye enter into temptation: the spirit is ready, but the flesh is weak."

Moffatt New Testament

Watch and pray, all of you, so that you may not slip into temptation. The spirit is eager but the flesh is weak."

Montgomery New Testament

Keep watch, all of you, and pray that you may not come into temptation; the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.'

NET Bible

Stay awake and pray that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak."

New Heart English Bible

Watch and pray, that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak."

Noyes New Testament

Watch, and pray that ye enter not into temptation; the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Sawyer New Testament

Watch and pray that you enter not into trial; the spirit indeed is willing, but flesh is weak.

The Emphasized Bible

Be watching and praying, that ye enter not into temptation: the, spirit, indeed, is willing, but, the flesh, weak.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Watch ye and pray, that ye enter not into temptation; the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Watch and pray," he said to them all, "that you may not fall into temptation. True, the spirit is eager, but human nature is weak."

Webster

Watch ye and pray, lest ye enter into temptation. The spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is weak.

Weymouth New Testament

Be wakeful, all of you, and keep on praying, that you may not come into temptation: the spirit is right willing, but the body is frail."

Williams New Testament

You must all keep watching and praying that you may not be exposed to temptation. Man's spirit is willing but human nature is weak."

World English Bible

Watch and pray, that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak."

Worrell New Testament

Watch, and pray, that ye enter not into temptation. The spirit, indeed, is willing, but the flesh is weak."

Worsley New Testament

Watch, and pray, that ye enter not into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the body is weak.

Youngs Literal Translation

Watch ye and pray, that ye may not enter into temptation; the spirit indeed is forward, but the flesh weak.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Watch ye
γρηγορεύω 
Gregoreuo 
Usage: 6

and

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

προσεύχομαι 
Proseuchomai 
Usage: 61

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

ye enter
εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

πειρασμός 
Peirasmos 
Usage: 12

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

μέν 
men 
indeed, verily, truly, not tr,
Usage: 63

is ready
πρόθυμος 
Prothumos 
Usage: 1

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

the flesh
σάρξ 
Sarx 
Usage: 130

Devotionals

Devotionals about Mark 14:38

References

Fausets

Images Mark 14:38

Context Readings

The Prayer In Gethsemane

37 And he came and found them sleeping and said unto Peter: Simon, sleepest thou? Could thou not watch one hour? 38 Watch ye and pray; enter not into temptation. The spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is sick. 39 And again he went away and prayed and spoke the same words.


Cross References

Matthew 26:41

Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation; the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Matthew 24:42

Watch therefore, for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come.

Mark 14:34

and said unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful unto death; tarry ye here, and watch.

Luke 21:36

Watch ye therefore and pray always that ye may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass and to stand before the Son of man.

Luke 22:40

And when he was at the place, he said unto them, Pray that ye enter not into temptation.

Luke 22:46

and said unto them, Why sleep ye? rise and pray, lest ye enter into temptation.

Romans 7:18-25

And I know that in me (that is, in my flesh) dwells no good thing; for I have the desire, but I am not able to perform that which is good.

Revelation 3:2-3

Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain, that are ready to die; for I have not found thy works perfect before God.

Matthew 6:13

And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.

Matthew 25:13

Watch, therefore, for ye know neither the day nor the hour wherein the Son of man comes.

1 Corinthians 16:13

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong.

Galatians 5:17

For the flesh lusts against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; and these are contrary the one to the other, so that ye cannot do the things that ye would.

Philippians 2:12

Therefore, my beloved, as ye have always hearkened, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own saving health with fear and trembling.

1 Peter 5:8

Be temperate and vigilant because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour,

Revelation 3:10

Because thou hast kept the word of my patience, I also will keep thee from the hour of temptation, which shall come upon all the entire world, to try those that dwell upon the earth.

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