Mark 6:16

“But when Herod heard thereof, he said, It is Iohn, whome I beheaded, he is risen from the dead.”

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But when Herod heard [thereof], he said, It is John, whom I beheaded: he is risen from the dead.
- King James Version

But when Herod heard {of it,} he kept saying, "John, whom I beheaded, has risen!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But Herod, when he heard `thereof', said, John, whom I beheaded, he is risen.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But Herod, when he had news of it, said, John, whom I put to death, has come back from the dead.
- Basic English Bible

But Herod when he heard [it] said, John whom *I* beheaded, he it is; *he* is risen [from among the dead].
- Darby Bible

But when Herod heard of him, he said, It is John, whom I beheaded: he hath risen from the dead.
- Webster's Bible

But when Herod heard of Him, he said, "The John, whom I beheaded, has come back to life."
- Weymouth Bible

But Herod, when he heard this, said, "This is John, whom I beheaded. He has risen from the dead."
- World English Bible

And whanne this thing was herd, Eroude seide, This Joon, whom Y haue biheedide, is risun ayen fro deeth.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Herod having heard, said -- `He whom I did behead -- John -- this is he; he was raised out of the dead.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 6:16


6:16 But Herod hearing thereof - Of their various judgments concerning him, still said, It is John.


Discussion for Mark 6

  • Zann
    Mark 6:48, In the world, God, watches over us. and He knows when we are 'toiling in rowing'. He knows when the circumstances Wind are contrary to us. But God wants us to have faith. and God will walk to us.. but we must have faith and be mindful to not look elsewhere but only to God, with prayer..
  • Vanessa
    Christ not only fed the lost sheep but he fed their souls first, he used little, we need to remember waste not want not for how many suffer in hunger in all the nations. we have people waste on foolish items more worried about their looks then those in need. If God blessed you then he trusted you to use it for his purpose. Christ sent his apostle out with nothing imagine that today. God Bless
  • Obbie Beal
    50 For they all saw him, and were troubled. And immediately he talked with them, and saith unto them, Be of good cheer: it is I; be not afraid. (how quickly we will resort to 'fear' when faced with unexpected unknown explainable circumstances in /of life; we humans are so fragile mentality /spiritually as then also in 2019; BUT we are reminded by Jesus to BE OF GOOD CHEER at /in those moments.
  • Stan jett
    3
    Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, the brother of James, and Joses, and of Juda, and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended at him.
    I would like to have a footstool that he made. I'm sure he made great wood works. Er, He also made the world and all that is in it.
  • Obbie Beal
    34 And Jesus, when he came out, saw much people, and was moved with compassion toward them, because they were as sheep not having a shepherd. (2018, the world is the same as then; every ...
  • BSP
    Verse 34~Jesus had deep concern and compassion for the people. We can be sure that he still has that same concern and love for people today.

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