Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And he said to them, The sabbath was made on account of man, not man on account of the sabbath;

New American Standard Bible

Jesus said to them, The Sabbath was made for man, and not man for the Sabbath.

King James Version

And he said unto them, The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath:

Holman Bible

Then He told them, “The Sabbath was made for man and not man for the Sabbath.

International Standard Version

Then he told them, "The Sabbath was made for people, not people for the Sabbath.

A Conservative Version

And he said to them, The Sabbath came into being for sake of man, and not man for sake of the Sabbath.

American Standard Version

And he said unto them, The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath:

Amplified

Jesus said to them, “The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.

An Understandable Version

And Jesus said to them, "The Sabbath day was made for man's [benefit], and not man for the Sabbath [day's benefit].

Anderson New Testament

And he said to them: The sabbath was made for man, not man for the sabbath.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them, The Sabbath was made for man, and not man for the Sabbath;

Common New Testament

And he said to them, "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.

Daniel Mace New Testament

adding this observation, "the sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath."

Godbey New Testament

And He said to them, The Sabbath was made for the sake of man, and not man for the sake of the Sabbath.

Goodspeed New Testament

And he said to them, "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath,

John Wesley New Testament

And he said to them, The sabbath was made for man, not man for the sabbath.

Julia Smith Translation

And he said to them, The sabbath was for man, and not man for the sabbath:

King James 2000

And he said unto them, The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to them, "The Sabbath was established for people, and not people for the Sabbath.

Modern King James verseion

And He said to them, The sabbath came into being for man's sake, and not man for the sabbath's sake.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said to them, "The Sabbath day was made for man, and not man for the Sabbath day.

Moffatt New Testament

And he said to them, "The sabbath was made for man, not man for the sabbath:

Montgomery New Testament

"The Sabbath," he told them, "was made for man, and not man for the Sabbath;

NET Bible

Then he said to them, "The Sabbath was made for people, not people for the Sabbath.

New Heart English Bible

And he said to them, "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.

Noyes New Testament

And he said to them, The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath.

Sawyer New Testament

And he said to them, The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath;

The Emphasized Bible

And he was saying unto them - The Sabbath, for man, was made, and not, man, for, the Sabbath:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he said unto them, The sabbath was made for man, not man for the sabbath.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then Jesus added: "The Sabbath was made for man, and not man for the Sabbath;

Webster

And he said to them, The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath:

Weymouth New Testament

And Jesus said to them: "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath;

Williams New Testament

Then He said to them, "The Sabbath was made to serve man and not man to keep the Sabbath.

World English Bible

He said to them, "The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.

Worrell New Testament

And He said to them, "The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath;

Worsley New Testament

And He said moreover unto them, The sabbath was made for man, not man for the sabbath:

Youngs Literal Translation

And he said to them, 'The sabbath for man was made, not man for the sabbath,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

he said
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


Usage: 0

σάββατον 
Sabbaton 
Usage: 48

γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

for
διά 
Dia 
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527
Usage: 527

man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
man, not tr,
Usage: 316
Usage: 316

and not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

References

Images Mark 2:27

Prayers for Mark 2:27

Context Readings

Plucking Grain On The Sabbath

26 how he entered into the house of God, in the section of Abiathar the high priest, and ate the shew-bread, which it is not lawful unless for the priests to eat, and gave even to those that were with him? 27 And he said to them, The sabbath was made on account of man, not man on account of the sabbath; 28 so that the Son of man is lord of the sabbath also.


Cross References

Colossians 2:16

Let none therefore judge you in meat or in drink, or in matter of feast, or new moon, or sabbaths,

Exodus 23:12

Six days thou shalt do thy work, but on the seventh day thou shalt rest; that thine ox and thine ass may rest, and the son of thy handmaid, and the stranger may be refreshed.

Deuteronomy 5:14

but the seventh day is the sabbath of Jehovah thy God: thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, nor thy bondman, nor thy handmaid, nor thine ox, nor thine ass, nor any of thy cattle, nor thy sojourner that is within thy gates; that thy bondman and thy handmaid may rest as well as thou.

Isaiah 58:13

If thou turn back thy foot from the sabbath, from doing thy pleasure on my holy day, and call the sabbath a delight, the holy day of Jehovah, honourable; and thou honour him, not doing thine own ways, nor finding thine own pleasure, nor speaking idle words;

Nehemiah 9:13-14

And thou camest down on mount Sinai, and didst speak with them from the heavens, and gavest them right judgments and true laws, good statutes and commandments.

Ezekiel 20:12

And I also gave them my sabbaths, to be a sign between me and them, that they might know that I am Jehovah that hallow them.

Ezekiel 20:20

and hallow my sabbaths; and they shall be a sign between me and you, that ye may know that I am Jehovah your God.

Luke 6:9

Jesus therefore said to them, I will ask you if it is lawful on the sabbath to do good, or to do evil? to save life, or to destroy it?

John 7:23

If a man receives circumcision on sabbath, that the law of Moses may not be violated, are ye angry with me because I have made a man entirely sound on sabbath?

1 Corinthians 3:21-22

So that let no one boast in men; for all things are yours.

2 Corinthians 4:15

For all things are for your sakes, that the grace abounding through the many may cause thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God.

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