Mark 1:12

“And immediately the Spirit driveth him into the wilderness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And immediately the Spirit driueth him into the wildernesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Immediately the Spirit *impelled Him {to go} out into the wilderness.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And straightway the Spirit driveth him forth into the wilderness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And straight away the Spirit sent him out into the waste land.
- Basic English Bible

And immediately the Spirit drives him out into the wilderness.
- Darby Bible

And immediately the spirit driveth him into the wilderness.
- Webster's Bible

At once the Spirit impelled Him to go out into the Desert,
- Weymouth Bible

Immediately the Spirit drove him out into the wilderness.
- World English Bible

And anoon the Spirit puttide hym forth in to deseert.
- Wycliffe Bible

And immediately doth the Spirit put him forth to the wilderness,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 1:12

1:12 And immediately the Spirit thrusteth him out into the wilderness - So in all the children of God, extraordinary manifestations of his favour are wont to be followed by extraordinary temptations. #Mt 4:1|; Lu 4:1.

Discussion for Mark 1

  • My name is deacon Aaron Hawthorne
    Mark talks about John the Baptist the cousin of Jesus who was spoken by Isaiah the prophet about the one crying in the Wilderness making way for the coming of Jesus, John and Luke chapter 1 talks about the life of John the Baptist, about him eating locust, which was one of the insects that was allowed eat in Lev. Chapter 11 that speaks of the unclean foods and clean they could
  • Shirley m Smith
    First given honor to Lord and Saviour Jahshua. Cause its all about hlm any way.amen well my thougjts only true way to the father God of heaven is repent for no unclean shall dwell in heaven God is looking for a righteous nation not a disobedient nation like Isreal Romans 10:21but of Isreal he says;all day long I have stretched out my hands to a people unyielding and disobedience and self wi
  • Titilayo Agbomeji
    Jesus Christ perform a lot of miracles and there is a lot of controversy about. Who actually is Christ that all things obey him
  • Arthur chacon
    We must obey the smallest of requests of the lord, if we dont obey the small things how can he trust use us with larger requests. I also think by the leper disobeying, it alerted the kng sooner and shortened his ministry on earth. You know if jesus convinced the priests heads of the church of the power of god, and that he was the messiah, the people would follow jesus
  • Geraldine cole
    Yes Steve's to answer your question when the Lord Jesus tell u to do something u must do that now he told him to go show himself to the Priest and offer those hings which Moses had commanded for his cleaning for a testimony unto them that what he needed to do. O yes I am sure he wanted to run and tell everyone what God had done
  • Steve
    Was it wrong sinful for the man with leprosy to proclaim what Jesus had done when he was asked to say nothing? or would you want to tell every one about Jesus?

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