Mark 1:13

“And he was there in the wilderness forty days, tempted of Satan; and was with the wild beasts; and the angels ministered unto him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he was there in the wildernesse fourtie daies tempted of Satan, and was with the wildbeasts, and the Angels ministred vnto him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He was in the wilderness forty days being tempted by Satan; and He was with the wild beasts, and the angels were ministering to Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he was in the wilderness forty days tempted of Satan; And he was with the wild beasts; And the angels ministered unto him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he was in the waste land for forty days, being tested by Satan; and he was with the beasts; and the angels took care of him.
- Basic English Bible

And he was in the wilderness forty days tempted by Satan, and was with the wild beasts; and the angels ministered to him.
- Darby Bible

And he was there in the wilderness forty days tempted by Satan: and was with the wild beasts, and the angels ministered to him.
- Webster's Bible

where He remained for forty days, tempted by Satan; and He was among the wild beasts, but the angels waited upon Him.
- Weymouth Bible

He was there in the wilderness forty days tempted by Satan. He was with the wild animals; and the angels were serving him.
- World English Bible

And he was in deseert fourti daies and fourti nyytis, and was temptid of Sathanas, and he was with beestis, and aungels mynystriden to hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

and he was there in the wilderness forty days, being tempted by the Adversary, and he was with the beasts, and the messengers were ministering to him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 1:13


1:13 And he was there forty days, tempted by Satan - Invisibly. After this followed the temptation by him in a visible shape, related by St. Matthew. And he was with the wild beasts - Though they had no power to hurt him. St. Mark not only gives us a compendium of St. Matthew's Gospel, but likewise several valuable particulars, which the other evangelists have omitted.


People's Bible Notes for Mark 1:13


Mr 1:13 Tempted of Satan. See notes on Mt 4:1-11.

Discussion for Mark 1

  • Stephen F. Zielski
    Verse 8 ! HEAR OH ZION ! YOUR REDEMTION DRAWETH NEIGH UNTO THEE ! PREPARE YE THE WAY OF THE LORD OF GLORY AMEN AND AMEN AND AMEN ! SHALOM ! SHALOM ! SHALOM ! ALL GLORY-HONOR-POWER-MIGHT-AND MAJESTY TO OUR GOD ALMIGHTY YAHWEH IN AND THROUGH HIS SON WHO LIVES AND ABIDES FOREVER AT HIS RIGHT HAND IN GLORY EVERLASTING CHRIST YESHUA JESUS THE KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS THE ALPHA
  • Lashion gagnon
    I think it has open my mind a bit closer to knowing who Jesus really is.
  • Jubilee
    Once we accept Jesus Christ as our the bible states that we are new creatures in Christ Jesus. To show the world that we have had this experience and have become new, Been reborn, we are baptized by being immersed in water as He gave example. This symbolizes that the old man has passed away and behold all things have become new.
  • Pamela carboon
    John came to the Jews to preach the baptism of water for the remission of sins but as John clearly states, Jesus is mightier than He and would come to baptize us with the Holy Spirit. Jesus after he fulfilled the law of baptism in water said repent and believe the gospel, He did not tell us to be baptized in water. water baptism was for the Jews back then.
  • Irene123
    to coupe 1942 ( my birth year) on Mark ch.1 -- Jesus baptism was for our example, to be baptized and by immersion - not 'pouring' or 'sprinkling', and to prove to those many, many people standing around that Jesus was the messiah, hence too the voice from heaven - which they all heard. No, Jesus had no sin.
  • John Lamendola
    Jesus was without sin therefore he had nothing to repent of. He was Baptized to fulfill scripture. Baptizm is a type of burial where sins are remitted.

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