1 Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.
1 After this, Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the Devil.
2 And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungred.
2 After fasting for 40 days and 40 nights, he finally became hungry.
3 And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made bread.
3 Then the tempter came. "Since you are the Son of God," he said, "tell these stones to become loaves of bread."
3 And the tempter came and said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread.”
4 But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.
4 But he answered, "It is written, "One must not live on bread alone, but on every word coming out of the mouth of God.'"
5 Then the devil taketh him up into the holy city, and setteth him on a pinnacle of the temple,
5 Then the Devil took him to the Holy City and had him stand on the highest point of the Temple.
6 and *said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down; for it is written,‘(H)He will command His angels concerning You’;and‘On their hands they will bear You up,So that You will not strike Your foot against a stone.’”
6 And saith unto him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down: for it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.
6 and said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down. For it is written:He will give His angels(G) orders concerning you,and they will support you with their handsso that you will not strikeyour foot against a stone.”(H)(c)
6 He told Jesus, "Since you are the Son of God, throw yourself down, because it is written, "God will put his angels in charge of you,' and, "With their hands they will hold you up, so that you will never hit your foot against a rock.'"
7 Jesus said unto him, It is written again, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.
7 Jesus responded to him, "It is also written, "You must not tempt the Lord your God.'"
8 Again, the devil taketh him up into an exceeding high mountain, and sheweth him all the kingdoms of the world, and the glory of them;
8 Again, the Devil took Him to a very high mountain and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor.
8 Once more the Devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world, along with their splendor.
8 Again, the devil took Him up on a very high mountain and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and the glory [splendor, magnificence, and excellence] of them;
9 And saith unto him, All these things will I give thee, if thou wilt fall down and worship me.
9 He told Jesus, "I will give you all these things if you will bow down and worship me!"
9 and he said to Him, “All these things I will give You, if You fall down and worship me.”
10 Then saith Jesus unto him, Get thee hence, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.
10 Then Jesus told him, "Go away, Satan! Because it is written, "You must worship the Lord your God and serve only him.'"
11 Then the devil leaveth him, and, behold, angels came and ministered unto him.
11 So the Devil left him, and angels came and began ministering to him.
11 Then the devil left Him; and angels came and ministered to Him [bringing Him food and serving Him].
12 Now when Jesus had heard that John was cast into prison, he departed into Galilee;
12 Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he went back to Galilee.
12 Now when Jesus heard that John [the Baptist] had been arrested and put in prison, He left for Galilee.
13 And leaving Nazareth, he came and dwelt in Capernaum, which is upon the sea coast, in the borders of Zabulon and Nephthalim:
13 He left Nazareth and settled in Capernaum by the sea, in the regions of Zebulun and Naphtali,
14 This was to fulfill what was spoken through Isaiah the prophet:
14 That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying,
14 This was to fulfill what was spoken through the prophet Isaiah:
14 in order to fulfill what was declared by the prophet Isaiah when he said,
14 This was to fulfill what was spoken by the prophet Isaiah:
15 The land of Zabulon, and the land of Nephthalim, by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles;
15 Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali,along the sea road, beyond the Jordan,Galilee of the Gentiles!
15 "O Land of Zebulun and Land of Naphtali, on the road to the sea, across the Jordan, Galilee of the unbelievers!
15 “The land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali,By the way of the sea, beyond the Jordan, Galilee [in the district] of the Gentiles—
16 The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.
16 The people living in darkness have seen a great light, and for those living in the land and shadow of death, a light has risen."
17 From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
17 From then on, Jesus began to announce, "Repent, because the kingdom from heaven is near!"
18 And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers.
18 While Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers Simon (also called Peter) and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the sea, because they were fishermen.
18 As Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, He noticed two brothers, Simon who was called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.
19 And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.
19 "Follow me," he told them, "and I will make you fishers of people!"
20 Immediately they left their nets and followed Him.
20 And they straightway left their nets, and followed him.
20 Immediately they left their nets and followed Him.
20 So at once they left their nets and followed him.
20 Immediately they left their nets and followed Him [becoming His disciples, believing and trusting in Him and following His example].
21 And going on from thence, he saw other two brethren, James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, in a ship with Zebedee their father, mending their nets; and he called them.
21 Going on from there, He saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets, and He called them.
21 Going on from there he saw two other brothers James, son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat with their father Zebedee repairing their nets. When he called them,
22 Immediately they left the boat and their father, and followed Him.
22 And they immediately left the ship and their father, and followed him.
22 Immediately they left the boat and their father and followed Him.
22 they immediately left the boat and their father and followed him.
22 Immediately they left the boat and their father, and followed Him [becoming His disciples, believing and trusting in Him and following His example].
23 Jesus was going (Y)throughout all Galilee, (Z)teaching in their synagogues and (AA)proclaiming the (k)gospel of the kingdom, and (AB)healing every kind of disease and every kind of sickness among the people.
23 And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people.
23 Then he went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every illness among the people.
23 And He went throughout all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and preaching the good news (gospel) of the kingdom, and healing every kind of disease and every kind of sickness among the people [demonstrating and revealing that He was indeed the promised Messiah].
24 The news about Him spread (AC)throughout all Syria; and they brought to Him all who were ill, those suffering with various diseases and pains, (AD)demoniacs, (l)(AE)epileptics, (AF)paralytics; and He healed them.
24 And his fame went throughout all Syria: and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and torments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatick, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them.
24 Then the news about Him spread throughout Syria.(U) So they brought to Him all those who were afflicted, those suffering from various diseases and intense pains, the demon-possessed, the epileptics, and the paralytics.(V) And He healed them.
24 His fame spread throughout Syria, and people brought to him everyone who was sick those afflicted with various diseases and pains, the demon-possessed, the epileptics, and the paralyzed and he healed them.
24 So the news about Him spread throughout all Syria; and they brought to Him all who were sick, those suffering with various diseases and pains, those under the power of demons, and epileptics, paralytics; and He healed them.
25 And there followed him great multitudes of people from Galilee, and from Decapolis, and from Jerusalem, and from Judaea, and from beyond Jordan.
25 Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea, and from across the Jordan followed him.
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