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:

Holman Bible

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

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

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

ἀκολουθέω 
Akoloutheo 
Usage: 67

him

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

Verse Info

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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