Attention!
Partner with StudyLight.org as God uses us to make a difference for those displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine.
Click to donate today!

Study Desk

General Bible Search

Passage Lookup: Mark 4:1-20

general search
        
Copy to Clipboard Copy All Verses
New American Standard Version
Options Options
Mark 4:1
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
(a)He began to teach again (b)by the sea. And such a very large crowd gathered to Him that (c)He got into a boat in the sea and sat down; and the whole crowd was by the sea on the land.
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:2
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
And He was teaching them many things in (d)parables, and was saying to them in His teaching,
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:3
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
"Listen to this! Behold, the sower went out to sow;
Mark 4:4
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
as he was sowing, some seed fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate it up.
Mark 4:5
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
Other seed fell on the rocky ground where it did not have much soil; and immediately it sprang up because it had no depth of soil.
Mark 4:6
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
And after the sun had risen, it was scorched; and because it had no root, it withered away.
Mark 4:7
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
Other seed fell among the thorns, and the thorns came up and choked it, and it yielded no crop.
Mark 4:8
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
Other seeds fell into the good soil, and as they grew up and increased, they yielded a crop and produced thirty, sixty, and a hundredfold."
Mark 4:9
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
And He was saying, "(e)He who has ears to hear, [a]let him hear."
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:10
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
As soon as He was alone, [b]His followers, along with the twelve, began asking Him about the parables.
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:11
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
And He was saying to them, "To you has been given the mystery of the kingdom of God, but (f)those who are outside get everything (g)in parables,
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:12
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
so that (h) while seeing, they may see and not perceive, and while hearing, they may hear and not understand, otherwise they might return and be forgiven ."
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:13
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
(i)And He *said to them, "Do you not understand this parable? How will you understand all the parables?
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:14
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
The sower sows the word.
Mark 4:15
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
These are the ones who are beside the road where the word is sown; and when they hear, immediately (j)Satan comes and takes away the word which has been sown in them.
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:16
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
In a similar way these are the ones on whom seed was sown on the rocky places, who, when they hear the word, immediately receive it with joy;
Mark 4:17
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
and they have no firm root in themselves, but are only temporary; then, when affliction or persecution arises because of the word, immediately they [c]fall away.
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:18
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
And others are the ones on whom seed was sown among the thorns; these are the ones who have heard the word,
Mark 4:19
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
but the worries of (k)the [d]world, and the (l)deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
Footnotes:  
Mark 4:20
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Interlinear Bible | Study Tools ]
And those are the ones on whom seed was sown on the good soil; and they hear the word and accept it and (m)bear fruit, thirty, sixty, and a hundredfold."
Footnotes:  
New American Standard
Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation