Mark: Chapter 05

The Gospel According to Mark. The 5th Chapter
Wycliffe (1382/95)
Tyndale (1526)
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King James (1611)
5:1 And they came over the sea into the country of Gadarenes. And they came over to the other side of the sea into the country of the gaderens. And they came over to the other side of the sea into the country of the Gadarens. And they came over unto the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gadarenes.
5:2 And after that he was gone out of the boat, anon a man in an unclean spirit ran out of the burials to him. And when he was come out of the ship, anon met him out of the graves a man possessed of an unclean spirit, And when he was come out of the ship, there met him incontinently out of the graves, a man which had an unclean spirit: And when he was come out of the ship, immediately there met him out of the tombs, a man with an unclean spirit,
5:3 That had an house in graves, and neither with chains now might any man bind him. which had his abiding among the graves. And no man could bind him with chains, Who had his abiding among the graves, and no man could bind him, no not with chains, Who had his dwelling among the tombs, and no man could bind him, no not with chains:
5:4 For oft he was bound in stocks and chains, and he had broken the chains, and had broken the stocks to small gobbets, and no man might daunt him. because that when he was often bound with fetters and chains, he plucked the chains asunder, and brake the fetters in pieces: Neither could any man tame him. Because that when he was often bound with fetters and chains, he plucked the chains asunder, and brake the fetters in pieces, neither could any man tame him. Because that he had been often bound with fetters and chains, and the chains had been plucked asunder by him, and the fetters broken in pieces: neither could any man tame him.
5:5 And ever, night and day, in burials and in hills, he was crying and beating himself with stones. And always both night and day he cried in the mountains and in the graves and beat himself with stones. And always both night & day he cried in the mountains, and in the graves, and struck himself with stones. And always night and day, he was in the mountains, and in the tombs, crying, and cutting himself with stones.
5:6 And he saw Jesus afar, and ran, and worshipped him. When he had spied Jesus afar off, he ran, and worshipped him, And when he saw Jesus afar off, he ran, and worshipped him, But when he saw Jesus afar off, he came and worshipped him,
5:7 And he cried with great voice, and said, What to me and to thee, thou Jesus, the Son of the highest God? I conjure thee by God, that thou torment me not. and cried with a loud voice and said: what have I to do, with thee Jesus the son of the most highest god? I require thee in the name of god, that thou torment me not. And cried with a loud voice, and said, What have I to do with thee, Jesus, the Son of the most high God? I charge thee by God, that thou torment me not. And cried with a loud voice, and said, What have I to do with thee, Jesus, thou Son of the most high God? I adjure thee by God, that thou torment me not.
5:8 And Jesus said to him, Thou unclean spirit, go out from the man. For he had said unto him, Come forth of the man thou foul spirit. (For he said unto him, Come out of the man, thou unclean spirit.) (For he said unto him, Come out of the man, thou unclean spirit.)
5:9 And Jesus asked him, What is thy name? And he saith to him, A legion is my name; for we be many. And he asked him: what is thy name? and he answered him, my name is Legion, for we are many. And he asked him, What is thy name? & he answered saying, My name is Legion: for we are many. And he asked him, What is thy name? And he answered, saying, My name is Legion: for we are many.
5:10 And he prayed him much, that he should not cast him out of the country. And he prayed him instantly, that he would not send them away out of that region. And he prayed him instantly, that he would not send them away out of the country. And he besought him much, that he would not send them away out of the country.
5:11 And there was there about the hill a great drove of hogs pasturing. There was there nigh unto the mountains a great herd of swine feeding, Now there was there in the mountains a great herd of swine, feeding. Now there was there nigh unto the mountains a great herd of swine, feeding.
5:12 And the spirits prayed him, saying, Send us into the swine, that we enter into them. and all the devils besought him saying: send us into the herd of swine, that we may enter into them. And all the devils besought him, saying, Send us into the swine, that we may enter into them. And all the devils besought him, saying, Send us into the swine, that we may enter into them.
5:13 And anon Jesus granted to them. And the unclean spirits went out, and entered into the swine, and with great rush, the drove was cast down into the sea, unto two thousand, and they were strangled in the sea. And anon Jesus gave them leave, And the unclean spirits went out and entered into the swine. And the herd startled and ran headlong into the sea. They were about two thousand swine, and they were drowned in the sea. And incontinently Jesus gave them leave. Then the unclean spirits went out & entered into the swine, and the herd ran headlong from the high bank into the sea, (& there were about two thousand swine) and they were drowned in the sea. And forthwith Jesus gave them leave. And the unclean spirits went out, and entered into the swine, and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the sea (they were about two thousand) and were choked in the sea.
5:14 Soothly they that fed them, fled, and told into the city, and into the fields; and they went out, to see what was done. And the swineherds fled, and told it in the city, and in the country. And they came out for to see, what had happened, And the swineherds fled and told it in the city, & in the country, & they came out to see what it was that was done. And they that fed the swine fled, and told it in the city, and in the country. And they went out to see what it was that was done.
5:15 And they came to Jesus, and they see him that was travailed of the fiend, sitting clothed, and of whole mind; and they dreaded. And they came out to Jesus, and they saw him that was vexed with the fiend and had the legion sit, both clothed and in his right mind and were afraid. And they came to Jesus, and saw him that had been possessed with the devil, and had the legion, sit both clothed, & in his right mind: & they were afraid. And they come to Jesus, and see him that was possessed with the devil, and had the legion, sitting, and clothed, and in his right mind: and they were afraid.
5:16 And they told to them, that saw, how it was done to him that had a fiend, and of the swine. And they that saw it told them, how it had happened unto him that was possessed with the devil, and also of the swine. And they that saw it, told them, what was done to him that was possessed with the devil, and concerning the swine. And they that saw it, told them how it befell to him that was possessed with the devil, and also concerning the swine.
5:17 And they began to pray him, that he should go away out of their coasts. And they began to pray him, that he would depart from their coasts. Then they began to pray him, that he would depart from their coasts. And they began to pray him to depart out of their coasts.
5:18 And when he went up into a boat, he that was travailed of the devil, began to pray him, that he should be with him. And when he was come into the ship, he that had the devil prayed him that he might be with him: And when he was come into the ship, he that had been possessed with the devil, prayed him that he might be with him. And when he was come into the ship, he that had been possessed with the devil prayed him that he might be with him.
5:19 But Jesus received him not, but saith to him, Go thou into thine house to thine, and tell to them, how great things the Lord hath done to thee, and had mercy of thee. Jesus would not suffer him but said unto him: go home into thine own house and to thy friends, and shew them what things the lord hath done unto thee, and how he had compassion on thee. Howbeit, Jesus would not suffer him, but said unto him, Go thy way home to thy friends, and shew them what great things the Lord hath done unto thee, and how he hath had compassion on thee. Howbeit Jesus suffered him not, but saith unto him, Go home to thy friends, and tell them how great things the Lord hath done for thee, and hath had compassion on thee.
5:20 And he went forth, and began to preach in Decapolis, how great things Jesus had done to him; and all men wondered. And he departed, and began to publish in the ten cities, what things Jesus had done unto him, and all men did marvel. So he departed, and began to publish in Decapolis, what great things Jesus had done unto him: and all men did marvel. And he departed, and began to publish in Decapolis, how great things Jesus had done for him: and all men did marvel.
5:21 And when Jesus had gone up into the boat again over the sea, much people came together to him, and was about the sea. And when Jesus was come over again in the ship unto the other side, much people gathered unto him, and he was nigh unto the sea. And when Jesus was come over again by ship unto the other side, a great multitude gathered to him, and he was near unto the sea. And when Jesus was passed over again by ship unto the other side, much people gathered unto him, and he was nigh unto the Sea.
5:22 And one of the princes of the synagogues, by name Jairus, came, and saw him, and he fell down at his feet, And behold, there came unto him one of the rulers of the synagogue, whose name was Jairus: and when he saw him, he fell down at his feet, And behold, there came one of the rulers of the Synagogue, whose name was Jairus: and when he saw him, he fell down at his feet, And behold, there cometh one of the Rulers of the Synagogue, Jairus by name, and when he saw him, he fell at his feet,
5:23 and prayed him much saying, For my daughter is in the last things; come thou, put thine hand on her, that she be safe, and live. and besought him greatly, saying: my daughter lieth at point of death, I would thou wouldst come and lay thy hand on her, that she might be safe and live. And besought him instantly, saying, My little daughter lieth at point of death: I pray thee that thou wouldest come & lay thine hands on her, that she may be healed, and live. And besought him greatly, saying, My little daughter lieth at the point of death, I pray thee come and lay thy hands on her, that she may be healed, and she shall live.
5:24 And Jesus went forth with him, and much company of people followed him, and oppressed him. And he went with him, and much people followed him, and thronged him. Then he went with him, and a great multitude followed him, and thronged him. And Jesus went with him, and much people followed him, and thronged him.
5:25 And a woman that was in the flux of blood twelve years, And there was a woman, which was diseased of an issue of blood twelve years, (And there was a certain woman, which was diseased with an issue of blood twelve years, And a certain woman which had an issue of blood twelve years,
5:26 and had suffered many things of full many leeches, and spended all her things, and nothing profited, but was rather the worse, and had suffered many things of many physicians, and had spent all that she had, and felt none amendment at all, But waxed worse and worse. And had suffered many things of many physicians, and had spent all that she had, and it availed her nothing, but she became much worse. And had suffered many things of many Physicians, and had spent all that she had, and was nothing bettered, but rather grew worse,
5:27 when she had heard of Jesus, she came in the company behind, and touched his cloth. When she had heard of Jesus: she came into the press behind him, and touched his garment. When she had heard of Jesus, she came in the press behind, and touched his garment. When she had heard of Jesus, came in the press behind, and touched his garment.
5:28 Soothly she said, For if I shall touch yea his cloth, I shall be safe. For she said: If I may but touch his clothing, I shall be whole. For she said, If I may but touch his clothes, I shall be whole, For she said, If I may touch but his clothes, I shall be whole.
5:29 And anon the well of her blood was dried up, and she feeled in the body that she was healed of the sickness. And straightway her fountain of blood was dried up, and she felt in her body, that she was healed of the plague. And straightway the course of her blood was dried up, & she felt in her body, that she was healed of that plague. And straightway the fountain of her blood was dried up: and she felt in her body that she was healed of that plague.
5:30 And anon Jesus knowing in himself the virtue that had gone out of him, he, turned to the company, saith, Who touched my clothes? And Jesus immediately felt in himself, the virtue that went out of him, and turned him round about in the press, and said: Who touched my clothes? And immediately when Jesus did know in himself the virtue that went out of him, he turned him round about in the press, and said, Who hath touched my clothes? And Jesus immediately knowing in himself that virtue had gone out of him, turned him about in the press, and said, Who touched my clothes?
5:31 And his disciples said to him, Thou seest the company pressing thee, and sayest thou, Who touched me? And his disciples said unto him: thou seest the people thrusting thee on every side, and yet sayest: who did touch me? And his disciples said unto him, Thou seest the multitude throng thee, & sayest thou, Who did touch me? And his disciples said unto him, Thou seest the multitude thronging thee, and sayest thou, Who touched me?
5:32 And Jesus looked about to see her that had done this thing. And he looked round about, for to see her that had done that thing. And he looked round about, to see her that had done that. And he looked round about to see her that had done this thing.
5:33 Forsooth the woman dreading and trembling, witting that it was done in her, came, and fell down before him, and said to him all the truth. The woman feared and trembled, for she knew what was done within her. And she came and fell down before him and told him the truth of every thing. And the woman feared and trembled: for she knew what was done in her, & she came and fell down before him, & told him the whole truth. But the woman fearing and trembling, knowing what was done in her, came and fell down before him, and told him all the truth.
5:34 And Jesus said to her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee safe; go in peace, and be thou whole of thy sickness. And he said unto her Daughter, thy faith hath saved thee, go in peace, and be whole of thy plague. And he said to her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole: go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.) And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole, go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.
5:35 Yet while he spake, messengers came to the prince of the synagogue, and saying, Thy daughter is dead; what travailest thou the master further? While he yet spake, there came from the ruler of the synagogue’s house, certain which said: thy daughter is dead: why diseasest thou the master any further? While he yet spake, there came from the same ruler of the Synagogue’s house certain which said, Thy daughter is dead: why diseasest thou the Master any further? While he yet spake, there came from the Ruler of the Synagogue’s house, certain which said, Thy daughter is dead, why troublest thou the Master any further?
5:36 But when the word was heard that was said, Jesus saith to the prince of the synagogue, Do not thou dread, only believe thou. As soon as Jesus heard that word spoken, he said unto the ruler of the synagogue: Be not afraid, only believe. As soon as Jesus heard that word spoken, he said unto the ruler of the Synagogue, Be not afraid: only believe. As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the Ruler of the Synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe.
5:37 And he received not any man to follow him, but Peter, and James, and John, the brother of James. And he suffered no man to follow him more than Peter, and James and Jhon James’ brother. And he suffered no man to follow him, save Peter and James, and John the brother of James. And he suffered no man to follow him, save Peter, & James, and John the brother of James.
5:38 And they came into the house of the prince of the synagogue. And he saw noise, and men weeping and wailing much. And he came unto the house of the ruler of the synagogue, and saw the wondering and them that wept and wailed greatly, So he came unto the house of the ruler of the Synagogue, and saw the tumult, & them that wept and wailed greatly. And he cometh to the house of the Ruler of the Synagogue, and seeth the tumult, and them that wept and wailed greatly.
5:39 And he gone in, saith to them, What be ye troubled, and weep? The damsel is not dead, but sleepeth. And he went in and said unto them: Why make ye this ado and weep? The maiden is not dead, but sleepeth. And he went in, & said unto them, Why make ye this trouble, and weep? the child is not dead, but sleepeth. And when he was come in, he saith unto them, Why make ye this ado, and weep? the damsel is not dead, but sleepeth.
5:40 And they scorned him. But when all were put out, he taketh the father and the mother of the damsel, and them that were with him, and they enter in, where the damsel lay. And they laughed him to scorn. Then he put them all out, and took the father and the mother of the maiden, and them that were with him, and entered in where the maiden lay, And they laughed him to scorn: but he put them all out, and took the father, and the mother of the child, and them that were with him, & entered in where the child lay, And they laughed him to scorn: but when he had put them all out, he taketh the father and the mother of the damsel, and them that were with him, and entereth in where the damsel was lying.
5:41 And he held the hand of the damsel, and said to her, Talitha, cumi, that is interpreted, Damsel, I say to thee, arise. And took the maiden by the hand, and said unto her: Tabitha, cumi: which is by interpretation: maiden I say unto thee, arise. And took the child by the hand, & said unto her, Talitha cumi, which is by interpretation, Maiden, I say unto thee, arise. And he took the damsel by the hand, and said unto her, Talitha cumi, which is, being interpreted, Damsel (I say unto thee) Arise.
5:42 And anon the damsel rose, and walked; and she was of twelve years. And they were abashed with a great astonishing. And straight the maiden arose, and went on her feet. For she was of the age of twelve years. And they were astonied at it out of measure. And straightway the maiden arose, and walked: for she was of the age of twelve years, and they were astonied out of measure. And straightway the damsel arose, and walked, for she was of the age of twelve years: and they were astonished with a great astonishment.
5:43 And he commanded to them greatly, that no man should know it. And he commanded to give to her for to eat. And he charged them straitly, that no man should know of it. And commanded to give her meat. And he charged them straitly that no man should know of it, and commanded to give her meat. And he charged them straitly, that no man should know it: and commanded that something should be given her to eat.
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