Mark 6:19

“Therfore Herodias had a quarrel against him, & would haue killed him, but she could not.”

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Other Translations

Therefore Herodias had a quarrel against him, and would have killed him; but she could not:
- King James Version

Herodias had a grudge against him and wanted to put him to death and could not {do so;}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Herodias set herself against him, and desired to kill him; and she could not;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Herodias was bitter against him, desiring to put him to death; but she was not able;
- Basic English Bible

But Herodias kept it [in her mind] against him, and wished to kill him, and could not:
- Darby Bible

Therefore Herodias had a quarrel against him, and would have killed him; but she could not:
- Webster's Bible

Therefore Herodias hated him and wished to take his life, but could not;
- Weymouth Bible

Herodias set herself against him, and desired to kill him, but she couldn't,
- World English Bible

And Erodias leide aspies to hym, and wolde sle hym, and myyte not.
- Wycliffe Bible

and Herodias was having a quarrel with him, and was willing to kill him, and was not able,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Mark 6:19

Mr 6:19 Would have killed him. The wicked woman sought his murder, but could not kill him because Herod refused to consent.

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
    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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