Mark 6:18

“For Iohn had said vnto Herod, It is not lawfull for thee to haue thy brothers wife.”

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Other Translations

For John had said unto Herod, It is not lawful for thee to have thy brother's wife.
- King James Version

For John had been saying to Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For John said unto Herod, It is not lawful for thee to have thy brother's wife.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For John said to Herod, It is wrong for you to have your brother's wife.
- Basic English Bible

For John said to Herod, It is not lawful for thee to have the wife of thy brother.
- Darby Bible

For John had said to Herod, It is not lawful for thee to have thy brother's wife.
- Webster's Bible

For John had repeatedly told Herod, "You have no right to be living with your brother's wife."
- Weymouth Bible

For John said to Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife."
- World English Bible

For Joon seide to Eroude, It is not leueful to thee, to haue the wijf of thi brothir.
- Wycliffe Bible

for John said to Herod -- `It is not lawful to thee to have the wife of thy brother;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

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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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