Mark 4:10

“And when hee was alone, they that were about him, with the twelue, asked of him the parable.”

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Other Translations

And when he was alone, they that were about him with the twelve asked of him the parable.
- King James Version

As soon as He was alone, His followers, along with the twelve, {began} asking Him {about} the parables.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when he was alone, they that were about him with the twelve asked of him the parables.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when he was by himself, those who were round him with the twelve put questions to him about the purpose of the stories.
- Basic English Bible

And when he was alone, those about him with the twelve asked him [as to] the parables.
- Darby Bible

And when he was alone, they that were about him, with the twelve, asked of him the parable.
- Webster's Bible

When He was alone, the Twelve and the others who were about Him requested Him to explain His figurative language.
- Weymouth Bible

When he was alone, those who were around him with the twelve asked him about the parables.
- World English Bible

And whanne he was bi hym silf, tho twelue that weren with hym axiden hym to expowne the parable.
- Wycliffe Bible

And when he was alone, those about him, with the twelve, did ask him of the simile,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 4:10


4:10 When he was alone - That is, retired apart from the multitude.


Discussion for Mark 4

  • Mary Leonard
    We can learn so much from this chapter if people would just open up their eyes and ears. As Jesus said, "you have eyes, but cannot see." "you have ears, yet you cannot hear." We need to take His Words and apply them to our daily life and share with others to bring forth fruit to grow for the Kingdom of God.
  • Vanessa
    we live in a world where many thorns and thistles are rising trying to choke out the truth putting it away in a closet or covering it up, we are to be the light not blinded by darkness that think they are doing good by God but still in the grips of the fowler, it's not about the world and embracing sin but delivering the word, a house cant stand divided, you cant have it both ways God Bless
  • Obbie Beal

    18 And these are they which are sown among thorns; such as hear the word,19 And the cares of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the lusts of other things entering in, choke the word, and it becometh unfruitful. (education, more education, laziness, money, more money, careers, cars, cloths, anger, meanness, can easily be thorn(s) in our life if allowed; these will choke the word
  • Stan jett
    Whats the difference in the 'kingdom of God' and the 'kingtom of Heaven'?
  • Steve morrow
    MARK 4:24 and HE said unto them take heed what you hear with what measure you mete it shall be measured unto you and unto --- YOU THAT HEAR --- shall more be given --4:25-- for he that hath to him shall be given and he that hath not --- from him shall be taken even that --- WHICH HE HATH --- ACTS 5:20 GO STAND AND SPEAK IN THE TEMPLE TO THE PEOPLE ---ALL THE WORDS OF THIS LIFE ---
  • BSP
    Verse 9~Jesus did not just want people to hear his words, but he wanted people to act on them.

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