Mark 4:41

“And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they feared exceedingly, and saide one to another, What maner of man is this, that euen the winde and the sea obey him?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They became very much afraid and said to one another, "Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey Him?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And their fear was great, and they said one to another, Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea do his orders?
- Basic English Bible

And they feared [with] great fear, and said one to another, Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?
- Darby Bible

And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?
- Webster's Bible

Then they were filled with terror, and began to say to one another, "Who is this, then? For even wind and sea obey Him."
- Weymouth Bible

They were greatly afraid, and said to one another, "Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?"
- World English Bible

and they feared a great fear, and said one to another, `Who, then, is this, that even the wind and the sea do obey him?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Mark 4:41


Mr 4:41 They feared exceedingly. The disciples in the boat. Such an astounding display of power, the control of the storm in which are as helpless as infants, filled them with awe. What manner of being could he be whom storm, wind, and sea obeyed? They had not yet learned that the word which the sea obeyed was the word in obedience to which the world itself was made.

Discussion for Mark 4

  • BSP
    Verses 18 and 19: The anxieties of life and wanting material things can cause one's love for God and for God's Word to be choked out and die.
  • Cody
    There is not a storm big enough god can not handle in a blink of an eye
  • BSP
    Verse 24 reminds me of the principle that you get out of something how much you put into something.
  • Steve morrow
    MARK 4:14 THE SOWER SOWETH THE WORD 4:15 AND THESE ARE THEY BY THE WAYSIDE WHERE THE WORD IS SOWN BUT WHEN THEY HAVE HEARD satan COMETH IMMEDIATELY AND TAKETH AWAY THE WORD THAT WAS SOWN IN THEIR HEARTS 4:16 AND THESE ARE THEY LIKEWISE WHICH ARE SOWN ON STONY GROUND WHO WHEN THEY HAVE HEARD THE WORD IMMEDIATELY RECEIVE IT WITH GLADNESS
  • Steve morrow
    MARK 4:17 AND HAVE NO ROOT IN THEMSELVES AND SO ENDURE BUT FOR A TIME AFTERWARD WHEN AFFLICTION OR PERSECUTION ARISETH FOR THE WORDS SAKE IMMEDIATELY THEY ARE OFFENDED 4:18 AND THESE ARE THEY WHICH ARE SOWN AMONG THORNS SUCH AS HEAR THE WORD
  • Steve morrow
    MARK 4:19 AND THE CARES OF THIS WORLD AND THE DECEITFULNESS OF RICHES AND THE LUSTS OF OTHER THINGS ENTERING IN CHOKE THE WORD AND IT BECOMETH UNFRUITFUL 4:20 AND THESE ARE THEY WHICH ARE SOWN ON GOOD GROUND SUCH AS HEAR THE WORD AND RECEIVE IT AND BRING FORTH FRUIT SOME THIRTYFOLD SOME SIXTY AND SOME AN HUNDRED

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