Thematic Bible

Mark 8:1 (show verse)

IN those days, again a very great multitude being [around him], and not having any thing to eat, calling his disciples, he said to them,

Mark 8:2 (show verse)

I have compassion on the multitude, because already they have continued with me three days, and have nothing to eat;

Mark 8:3 (show verse)

and if I send them fasting to their homes, they will faint by the way, for some of them are from afar.

Mark 8:4 (show verse)

And his disciples answered him, Whence will one be able to satisfy these with bread here in a wilderness?

Mark 8:5 (show verse)

And he asked them, How many loaves have you? And they said, Seven.

Mark 8:6 (show verse)

And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground; and taking the seven loaves, and giving thanks, he broke and gave them to his disciples to set before them, and they set them before the people.

Mark 8:7 (show verse)

And they had a few small fishes; and having blessed them, he commanded to present them also.

Mark 8:8 (show verse)

And they eat and were filled; and they took up of the fragments that remained over, seven store-baskets;

Mark 8:9 (show verse)

and they were about four thousand. And he dismissed them.

Mark 8:10 (show verse)

And entering immediately into the ship, with his disciples, he came into the parts of Dalmanutha.

Mark 8:11 (show verse)

And the Pharisees went out and questioned him, seeking of him a sign from heaven, to try him.

Mark 8:12 (show verse)

And groaning in his spirit, he said, Why does this generation seek a sign? I tell you truly, there shall no sign be given to this generation.

Mark 8:13 (show verse)

And leaving them, he entered again into the ship, and went away to the other side.

Mark 8:14 (show verse)

And they forgot to take bread, and had but one loaf with them in the ship.

Mark 8:15 (show verse)

And he charged them, saying, Observe and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees, and of the leaven of Herod.

Mark 8:16 (show verse)

And they reasoned with themselves, because they had no bread.

Mark 8:17 (show verse)

And Jesus knowing it, said to them, Why do you reason because you have no bread? Do you not yet perceive nor understand? Is your heart hardened?

Mark 8:18 (show verse)

Having eyes, do you not see? And having ears, do you not hear? And do you not remember?

Mark 8:19 (show verse)

When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many traveling baskets of fragments took you up? They said to him, Twelve.

Mark 8:20 (show verse)

And when I broke the seven loaves for the four thousand, how many store-baskets of fragments took you up? And they said, Seven.

Mark 8:21 (show verse)

And he said to them, Do you not yet understand?

Mark 8:22 (show verse)

And they came to Bethsaida; and they brought him a blind man, and besought him to touch him.

Mark 8:23 (show verse)

And taking the hand of the blind man, he brought him out of the village, and spitting on his eyes, and putting his hands on him, he asked him, Do you see any thing?

Mark 8:24 (show verse)

And looking up he said, I see men, as trees walking.

Mark 8:25 (show verse)

Then he put his hands on his eyes again, and he looked, and was restored, and saw all things clearly.

Mark 8:26 (show verse)

And he sent him to his house, saying, Go not into the village.

Mark 8:27 (show verse)

And Jesus went away, and his disciples, to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, saying to them, Who do men say that I am?

Mark 8:28 (show verse)

And they spoke to him, saying, John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and others still, One of the prophets.

Mark 8:29 (show verse)

And he asked them, And who say you that I am? Peter answered and said to him, You are the Christ.

Mark 8:30 (show verse)

And he charged them to tell no one of him.

Mark 8:31 (show verse)

And he began to teach them that the Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders, and the chief priests, and the scribes; and be killed, and after three days be raised again.

Mark 8:32 (show verse)

And he spoke this word plainly; and Peter taking hold of him, rebuked him.

Mark 8:33 (show verse)

But turning round, and looking on his disciples, he rebuked Peter, and said, Get behind me, Satan! for you regard not the things of God, but the things of men.

Mark 8:34 (show verse)

And calling the multitude, with his disciples, he said to them, Whoever wishes to follow after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross and follow me.

Mark 8:35 (show verse)

For whoever wishes to save his life, shall lose it; and whoever shall lose his life for my sake, and that of the good news, shall save it.

Mark 8:36 (show verse)

For what will it profit a man to gain the whole world and lose his life?

Mark 8:37 (show verse)

for what is the exchange for his life?

Mark 8:38 (show verse)

For whoever is ashamed of me and of my words, in this adulterous and sinful generation, of him will the Son of man also be ashamed, when he comes in the glory of his Father, with the holy angels.