Mark 1:2

“As it is written in the prophets, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, which shall prepare thy way before thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

As it is written in the Prophets, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, which shall prepare thy way before thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

As it is written in Isaiah the prophet: "BEHOLD, I SEND MY MESSENGER AHEAD OF YOU, WHO WILL PREPARE YOUR WAY;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Even as it is written in Isaiah the prophet, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, Who shall prepare thy way.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Even as it is said in the book of Isaiah the prophet, See, I send my servant before your face, who will make ready your way;
- Basic English Bible

as it is written in [Isaiah] the prophet, Behold, *I* send my messenger before thy face, who shall prepare thy way.
- Darby Bible

As it is written in the prophets, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, who shall prepare thy way before thee;
- Webster's Bible

As it is written in Isaiah the Prophet, "See, I am sending My messenger before Thee, Who will prepare Thy way";
- Weymouth Bible

As it is written in the prophets, "Behold, I send my messenger before your face, who will prepare your way before you.
- World English Bible

As it is writun in Ysaie, the prophete, Lo! Y sende myn aungel bifor thi face, that schal make thi weie redi bifor thee.
- Wycliffe Bible

As it hath been written in the prophets, `Lo, I send My messenger before thy face, who shall prepare thy way before thee,' --
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 1:2


1:2 #Mal 3:1|


People's Bible Notes for Mark 1:2


Mr 1:2,3 As it is written in the prophets. Isa 40:3 Mal 3:1. See notes on Mt 3:3 11:10.

Discussion for Mark 1

  • Irene123
    When Jesus called them to follow him - they knew who He was. And Jesus knew they knew. Jesus, being God manifest, knew everything omniscience . " ... we have found Him, of whom Moses in the Law and the Prophets did write ... " These12 knew their O.T.
  • Irene123
    I've seen on here a pastor that said John the Baptist baptized using the name of Jesus. John didn't use that or any name he baptized using only the words, "for the remission of sins". Jesus' name wasn't revealed for baptism until Acts 2:38.
  • Irene123
    To P. Carboon - water baptism: Jn.3:5 Acts 8:38-39 9:18 10:47-48 16:15, v. 33 9:18
  • Seven Trumpets
    "The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand: repent ye, and believe the gospel." All since that time, to Israel first, and also to the Gentiles, the "Kingdom of heaven IS AT HAND;" but the world has not obeyed the holy Announced Glad Tidings! While many are so concerned about whether all kinds of heathen being accepted and received, they have abandoned the sanctity of their Election.
  • Irene123
    To M. Balatiheng - Where do you see that John the Baptist at a later time ate people ate? The Bible has NOTHING to say about what he ate a ta later time. Be careful - Rev. 22:18-19.
  • Bruce
    Maipelo: He's poor. He wears what is easiest to come by. The food he ate was his choice. The honey made eating locusts a lot easier, something you could swallow! He ate and dressed the same all the way to death.
    He was filled with The Spirit before birth. The Holy Spirit Surely helped him with life choices. Put on Christ! Feed on the Word only! That's the message. Be like John. Don't change!

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