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Christ heals the bloody issue. CHAP. VI. The daughter of Jairus roised. mountains a great herd of swine feeding. 31 And his disciples said unto him,

12 And all the devils besought him, Thou seest the multitude thronging thee, saying, Send us into the swine, that we and sayest thou, Who touched me? may enter into them.

32 And he looked round about to see 13 And forthwith Jesus gave them leave. her that had done this thing. And the unclean spirits went out, and en 33 But the woman, fearing and tremtered into the swine: and the herd ran bling, knowing what was done in her, violently down a steep place into the sea, came and fell down before him, and told (they were about two thousand) and were him all the truth. choked in the sea.

34 And he said unto her, Daughter, thy 14 And they that fed the swine fled, and faith hath made thee whole ; go in peace, told it in the city, and in the country. and be whole of thy plague. And they went out to see what it was that 35 While he yet spake, there came was done.

from the ruler of the synagogue's house 15 And they come to Jesus, and see him certain which said, Thy daughter is dead: that was possessed with the devil, and had why troublest thou the Masterany further? the legion, sitting, and clothed, and in his 36 As soon as Jesus heard the word that right mind : and they were afraid. was spoken,

he saith unto the ruler of the 16 And they that saw it told them how synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe. it befell to him that was possessed with the 37 And he suffered no man to follow devil, and also concerning the swine. him, save Peter, and James, and John the

17 And they began to pray him to de- brother of James. part out of their coasts.

38 And he cometh to the house of the ruler 18 And when he was come into the ship, of the synagogue, and seeth the tumult, he that had been possessed with the devil and them that wept and wailed greatly prayed him that he might be with him. 39 And when he was come in, he saith

19 Howbeit Jesus suffered him not, but unto them, Why make ye this ado, and saith unto him, Go home to thy friends, and weep? the damsel is not dead, but sleepeth. tell them how great things the Lord hath 40 And they laughed him to scorn. But, done for thee, and hath had compassion when he had put them all out, he taketh on thee.

the father and the mother of the damsel, 20. And he departed, and began to pub- and them that were with

him, and entereth lish in had done for him. And all men did marvel. 41 And he took the damsel by the hand,

21 And when Jesus was passed over and said unto her, Talitha-cumi: which is again by ship unto the other side, much being interpreted, Damsel, (I say unto people gathered unto him: and he was thee) arise. nigh unto the sea.

42 And straightway the damsel arose, 22 And behold, there cometh one of the and walked; for she was of the age of rulers of the synagogue, Jairus by name; twelve years. And they were astonished and when he saw him, he fell at his feet, with a great astonishment.

23 And besought him greatly, saying, 43 And he charged them straitly that My little daughter lieth at the point of no man should know it; and commanded death: I pray thce, come and lay thy that something should be given her to eat. hands on her, that she may be healed; and

CHAP. VI. she shall live. 24 And Jesus went with him; and much AND he went out from thence, and

came into his own country; and his people followed him, and thronged him. disciples follow him.

25 Ard a certain woman which had an 2 And when the sabbath-day was come, issue of blood twelve years,

he began to teach in the synagogue : and 26 And had suffered many thing's of many hearing him were astonished, saymany physicians, and had spent all that ing, From whence hath this man these she had, and was nothing bettered, but things? and what wisdom is this which is rather grew worse,

given unto him, that even such mighty 27 When she had heard of Jesus, came in works are wrought by his hands? the press behind, and touched his garment: 3 Is not this the carpenter, the son of

28. For she said, If I may touch but his Mary, the brother of James, and Joses, clothes, I shall be whole.

and of Juda, and Simon? and are not his 29 And straightway the fountain of her sisters here with us? And they were ofblood was dried up; and she felt in her fended at him. body that she was healed of that plague. 4 But Jesus said unto them, A prophet

30 And Jesus, immediately knowing in is not without honour, but in his own counhimself that virtue had gone out of himn, try, and among his own kin, and in his own turned him about in the press, and said, house. Who touched my clothes?

5 And he could there do no mighty

John the Baptist beheaded. S. MARK.

The five thousand fed. work, save that be laid his hands upon a thou shalt ask of me, I will give it thee, few sick folk, and healed them.

unto the half of my kingdom. 6 And he marvelled because of their un 24 And she went forth, and said unto belief. And he went round about the vil- her mother, What shall I ask? And she lages teaching

said, The head of John the Baptist. 7 | And he called unto him the twelve, 25 And she came in straightway with and began to send them forth by two and haste unto the king, and asked, saying, I two; and gave them power over unclean will that thou give me, by and by in a spirits;

charger, the head of John the Baptist. 8 And commanded them that they 26 And the king was exceeding sorry; should take nothing for their journey, yet for his oath's sake, and for their sakes save a staff only; no scrip, no bread, no which sat with him, he would not reject her. money in their purse :

27 And immediately the king sent an 9 Bụt be shod with sandals ; and not put executioner, and commanded his head to on two coats.

be brought: and he went and beheaded 10 And he said unto them, In what place him in the prison; soever ye enter into a house, there abide 28 And brought his head in a charger, till ye depart from that place.

and gave it to the damsel ; and the damsel 11 And whosoever shall not receive you, gave it to her mother. nor hear you, when yè depart thence, shake 29 And when his disciples heard of it, off the dust under your feet, for a testi- they came and took up his corpse, and mony, against them. Verily I say unto laid it in a tomb. you, It shall be more tolerable for Sodom 30 And the apostles gathered themselves and' Gomorrah in the day of judgment, together unto Jesus, and told him all things, than for that city.

both what they had done, and what they 12 And they went out, and preached had taught. that men should repent.

31 And he said unto them, Come ye 13 And they cast out many devils, and yourselves apart into a desert place, and anointed with oil many that were sick, rest a while : for there were many coming and healed them.

and going, and they had no leisure so 14 And king Herod heard of him, (for much as to eat. his name was spread abroad,) and he said, 32 And they departed into a desert That John the Baptist was risen from the place by ship privately. dead, and therefore mighty works do shew 33 And the people saw them departing, forth themselves in him.

and many knew him, and ran afoot thither 15 Others said, That it is Elias. And out of all cities, and outwent them, and others said, That it is a prophet, or as one came together unto him. of the prophets.

34 And Jesus, when he came out, saw 16 But when Herod heard thereof, he much people, and was moved with comsaid, It is John, whom I beheaded: he is passion toward them, because they were risen from the dead.

as sheep not having a shepherd : and he 17 For Herod himself had sent forth began to teach them many things. and laid hold upon John, and bound him 35 And when the day was now far spent, in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother his disciples came unto him, and said, This Philip's wife: for he had married her. is a desert place, and now the time is far

18 For John had said unto Herod, It is passed : pot lawful for thee to have thy brother's 36 Send them away, that they may go wife.

into the country round about, and into the 19 Therefore Herodias had a quarrel villages, and buy themselves bread: for against him, and would have killed him; they have nothing to eat. but she could not:

37 He answered and said unto them, 20 For Herod feared John, knowing that Give ye them to eat. And they say unto he was a just man and a holy, and ob-him, Shall we go and buy two hundred penserved him: and when he heard him, he nyworth of bread, and give them to eat? did many things, and heard him gladly. 1. 38 He saith unto them, How many

21 And when a convenient day was loaves have ye? go and see. And when come, that Herod on his birth-day made they knew, they say, Five, and two fishes. a supper to his lords, high captains, and 39 And he commanded them to make chief estates of Galilee;

all sit down by companies upon the green 22 And when the daughter of the said grass. Herodias came in, and danced, and pleased 10 And they sat down in ranks, by hunHerod, and them that sat with him, the dreds, and by fifties. king said unto the damsel, Askot' me what 41 And when he had taken the five soever thou wilt, and I will give it thee, loaves, and the two fishes, he looked up 23 And he share unto her, Whatsoever to beaven, and blessed, and brake the

Christ walketh on the sea.

CHAP. VII. Meat defiles not a man. loaves, and


them to his disciples to 5 Then the Pharisees and scribes asked set before them; and the two fishes di- him, Why walk not thy disciples accordvided he among them all.

ing to the tradition of the elders, but eat 42 And they did all eat, and were filled. bread with unwashen hands?

43 And they took up twelve baskets 6 He answered and said unto them, Well full of the fragments, and of the fishes. hath Esaias prophesied of you hypocrites,

44 And they that did eat of the loaves, as it is written, This people honoureth me were about five thousand men.

with their lips, but theirheart is far from me. 45 And straightway he constrained his 7 How beit, in vain do they worship me, disciples to get into the ship, and to go to teaching for doctrines the commandments the other side before unto Bethsaida, while of men. he sent away the people.

8 For laying aside the commandment 46 And when he had sent them away, of God, ye hold the tradition of men, as he departed into a mountain to pray. the washing of pots and cups: and many

47 And when even was come, the ship other such like things ye do. was in the midst of the sea, and he alone 9 And he said unto them, Full well ye on the land.

reject the commandment of God, that ye 48 And he saw them toiling in rowing; may keep your own tradition. for the wind was contrary unto them: and io For Moses said, Honour thy father about the fourth watch of the night he and thy mother: and, Whoso curseth facometh unto them, walking upon the sea, ther or mother, let him die the death : and would have passed by them.

11 But ye say, If a man shall say to his 49 But when they saw him walking father or mother, It is Corban, that is to upon the sea, they supposed it had been say, a gift, by whatsoever thou mightest a spirit, and cried out.

be pronted by me; he shall be free. 50 (For they all saw him, and were 12 And


suffer him no more to do troubled.) And immediately he talked aught for his father or his mother; with them, and saith unto them, Be of 13 Making the word of God of none efgood cheer: it is I; be not afraid. fect through your tradition, which ye have

51 And he went up unto them into the delivered: and many such like things doye. ship; and the wind ceased: and they were 14 TAnd when he had called all the peosore amazed in themselves beyond mea-\ple unto him, he said unto them, Hearken sure, and wondered.

unto me every one of you, and understand 52 For they considered not the miracle 15 There is nothing from without a man, of the loaves; for their heart was hardened. that entering into him, can defile him: but

53 And when they had passed over, the things which come out of him, those they came into the land of Gennesaret, are they that defile the man. and drew to the shore.

16 If any man have ears to hear, let 54 And when they were come out of the him hear. ship, straightway they knew him,

17 And when he was entered into the 55 And ran through that whole region house from the people, his disciples asked round about, and began to carry about in bim concerning the parable. beds those that were sick, where they 18 And he saith unto them, Are ye so heard he was.

without understanding also ? Do ye not 56 And whithersoever he entered, into perceive, that whatsoever thing from withvillages, or cities, or country, they laid out entereth into the man, it cannot defile the sick in the streets, and besought him him : that they might touch, if it were but the 19 Because it entereth not into his border of his garment: and as many as heart, but into the belly, and goeth out touched him, were made whole.

into the draught, purging all meats ? CHAP. VII.

20 And he said, That which cometh THEN came together unto him the out of the man, that defileth the man.

Pharisees, and certain of the scribes, 21 For from within, out of the heart of which came from Jerusalem.

men, proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, 2 And when they saw some of his disci- fornications, murders, ples eat bread with defiled (that is to say 22 Thefts, covetousness, wickedness, with unwashen) hands, they found fault. deceit, lasciviousness, an evil eye,blasphe

3 For the Pharisces, and all the Jews, my, pride, foolishness; except they wash their hands oft, eat not, 23 All these evil things from withholding the tradition of the elders. in, and defile the man.

4 And when they come from the market, 24 1 And from thence he arose, and except they wash, they eat not. And.many went into the borders of Tyre and Sidon, other things there be, which they have re- and entered into a house, and would have ceived to hold, as the washing of cups, and no man know it: but he could not be hid. pots, and brazen vessels, and tables. 25 For a certain woman, whose young


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The multitude miraculously fed. S. MARK. The blind mar restored to sight. daughter had an unclean spirit, heard of 7 And they had a few small fishes : and him, and came and fell at his feet: he blessed, and commanded to set them

26 (The woman was a Greek, a Syro- also before them. phenician by nation, and she besought 8 So they did eat, and were filled : and him that he would cast forth the devil out they took up of the broken meat that was of her daughter.

lest, seven baskets. 27 But Jesus said unto her, Let the chil 9 And they that had eaten were about dren first be filled : for it is not meet to four thousand: and he sent them away. take the children's bread, and to cast it 10 | And straightway he entered into a unto the dogs.

ship with his disciples, and came into the 28 And she answered and said unto him, parts of Dalmanutha. Yes, Lord: yet the dogs under the table 11 And the Pharisees came forth, and eat of the children's crumbs.

began to question with him, seeking of 29 And he said unto her, For this say- him a sign from heaven, tempting him. ing, go thy way; the devil'is gone out of 12 And he sighed deeply in his spirit, thy daughter.

and saith, Why doth this generation seek 30 And when she was come to her house, after a sign? Verily I say unto you, There she found the devil gone out, and her shall no sign be given to this generation., daughter laid upon the bed.

13 And he left them, and entering into 31 1 And again, departing from the the ship again, departed to the other side. coasts of Tyre and Sidon, he came unto 14 ? Now the disciples had forgotten to the sea of Galilee, through the midst of take bread, neither had they in the ship the coasts of Decapolis.

with them more than one loal. 32 And they bring unto him one that | 15 And he charged them, saying, Take was deaf, and had an impediment in his heed, beware of the leaven of the Pharispeech; and they beseech him to put his sees, and of the leaven of Herod. hand upon him.

16 And they reasoned among themselves, 33 And he took him aside from the mul- saying, It is because we have no bread. titude, and put his fingers into his ears, 17 And when Jesus knew it, he saith unto and he spit, and touched his tongue: them, Why reason ye, because ye have no

34 And looking up to heaven, he sigh-bread? perceive ye not yet, neither undered, and saith unto him, Ephphatha, that stand? have ye your heart yet hardened! is, Be opened.

18 Having eyes, see ye not? and having 35 And straightway his ears were open- ears, hear ye not? and do ye not remember! od, and the string of his tongue was loosed, 19 When I brake the five loaves among and he spake plain.

five thousand, how many baskets full of 36 And he charged them that they fragments took ye up? They say unto him, should tell no man: but the more he Twelve. charged them, so much the more a great 20 And when the seven among four thoudeal they published it;

sand, how many baskets full of fragments 37 And were beyond measure astonish- took ye up? And they said, Seven. ed, saying, He hath done all things well; 21 And he said unto them, How is it he maketh both the deaf to hear, and the that ye do not understand ? dumb to speak.

22 | And he cometh to Bethsaida; and CHAP. VIII.

they bring a blind man unto him, and beIN N those days the multitude being very sought him to touch him.

great, and having nothing to eat, Jesus 23 And he took the blind man by the called his disciples unto him, and saith un- hand, and led him out of the town, and to them,

when he had spit on his eyes, and put his 2 I have compassion on the multitude, hands upon him, he asked him if he saw because they have now been with me aught. three days, and have nothing to eat : 24 And he looked up, and said, I see

3 And if I send them away fasting to men as trees walking. their own houses, they will faint by the 25 After that, he put his hands again way: for divers of them came from afar. upon his eyes, and made him look up:

4 And his disciples answered him, From and he was restored, and saw every man whence can a man satisfy these men with clearly. bread here in the wilderness?

26 And he sent him away to his house, 5 And he asked them, How many loaves saying, Neither go into the town, nor tell have ye? And they said, Seven. it to any in the town.

6 And he commanded the people toʻsit 27 † And Jesus went out, and his disci. down on the ground: and he took the se- ples, into the towns of Cesarea Philippi : ven loaves, and gave thanks, and brake, and by the way he asked his disciples, say: and gave to his disciples to set before them; ing unto them, Who do men say that I am? and they did set them before the people. 28 And they answered, John the Bap

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Transfiguration of Christ. CHAP IX. The dumb spirit cast out. tist : but some say, Elias ; and others, cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son: One of the prophets.

hear him. 29 And he saith unto them, But who 8 And suddenly, when they had looked say ye that I am ? And Peter answereth round about, they saw no man any more, and saith unto him, Thou art the Christ. save Jesus only with themselves.

30 And he charged them that they 9 And as they came down from the should tell no man of him.

mountain, he charged them that they should 31 And he began to teach them, that tell no man what things they had seen, till the Son of man must suffer many things, the Son of man were risen from the dead. and be rejected of the elders, and of the 10 And they kept that saying with them. chief priests, and scribes, and be kill-selves, questioning one with another what ed, and after three days rise again. the rising from the dead should mean.

32 And he spake that saying openly. 11 | And they asked him, saying, Why And Peter took him, and began to rebuke say the scribes that Elias must first come? him.

12 And he answered and told them, 33 But when he had turned about, and Elias verily cometh first, and restoreth ali looked on his disciples, he rebuked Peter, things; and how it is written of the Son of saying, Get thee behind me, Satan: for man, that he must suffer many things, and thou savourest not the things that be of be set at nought. God, but the things that be of men. 13 But I say unto you, That Elias is in

34 | And when he had called the peo- deed come, and they have done unto him ple unto him with his disciples also, he whatsoever they listed, as it is written of said unto them, Whosoever will come af- him. ter me, let him deny himself, and take up 14 | And when he came to his disciples, his cross, and follow me.

he saw a great multitude about them, and 35 For whosoever will save his life, the scribes questioning with them. shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose 15 And straightway all the people, when his life for my sake and the gospel's, the they beheld him, were greatly amazed, same shall save it.

and running to him, saluted him. 36 For what shall it profit a man, if he 16 And he asked the scribes, What shall gain the whole world, and lose his question ye with them? own soul?

17 And one of the multitude answered 37 Or what shall a man give in exchange and said, Master, I have brought unto for his soul?

thee my son, which hath a dumb spirit'; 38 Whosoever therefore shall be asham 18 And wheresoever he taketh him, he ed of me, and of my words, in this adul- teareth him; and he foameth and gnashterous and sinful generation; of him also eth with his teeth, and pineth away; and shall the Son of man be ashamed, when heI spake to thy disciples that they should cometh in the glory of his Father with the cast him out, and they could not. holy angels.

19 He answereth him, and saith, O faithCHAP. IX.

less generation, how long shall I be with ND he said unto them, Verily I say you ? how long shall I suffer you ? Bring

unto you, That there be some of them him unto me. that stand here which shall not taste of 20 And they brought him unto him: death, till they have seen the kingdom of and when he saw him, straightway the God come with power.

spirit tare bim; and he fell on the ground, 2 And after six days, Jesus taketh with and wallowed, foaming, him Peter, and James, and John, and lead-. 21 And he asked his father, How long eth them up into a high mountain apart is it ago since this came unto him? And he by themselves; and he was transfigured said, Of a child. before them.

22 And oft-times it hath cast him into 3 And his raiment became shining, ex- the fire, and into the waters to destroy ceeding white as snow ; so as no fuller on him: but if thou canst do any thing, have earth can white then.

compassion on us, and help us. 4 And there appeared unto them Elias, 23 Jesus said unto him, If thou canst with Moses: and they were talking with believe, all things are possible to him that Jesus.

believeth. 5 And Peter answered and said to Je 24 And straightway the father of the sus, Master, it is good for us to be here : child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, and let us make three tabernacles; one for I believe ; help thou mine unbelief. thee, and one for Moses, and one for Elias. 25 When Jesus saw that the people

6 For he wist not what to say: for they came running together, he rebuked the were sore afraid.

foul spirit, saying unto him, Thou dumb 7 And there was a cloud that oversha- and deaf spirit, I charge thee, come out of dowed them; and a voice came out of the him, and enter no more into him.


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