Acts 15:37

“And Barnabas determined to take with them John, whose surname was Mark.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Barnabas determined to take with them Iohn, whose surname was Marke.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Barnabas wanted to take John, called Mark, along with them also.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Barnabas was minded to take with them John also, who was called Mark.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Barnabas had a desire to take with them John, named Mark.
- Basic English Bible

And Barnabas proposed to take with [them] John also, called Mark;
- Darby Bible

And Barnabas determined to take with them John, whose surname was Mark.
- Webster's Bible

Barnabas, however, was bent on taking with them John, whose other name was Mark,
- Weymouth Bible

Barnabas planned to take John, who was called Mark, with them also.
- World English Bible

And Barnabas wolde take with hym Joon, that was named Marcus.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Barnabas counseled to take with [them] John called Mark,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 15:37


15:37 Barnabas counselled to take John - His kinsman.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 15:37


Ac 15:37,38 Barnabas determined to take with them John. He had abandoned them on the first tour (Ac 13:13), and his reasons did not satisfy Paul; hence he declined to take him.

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