Mark 5:37

“And he suffered no man to follow him, save Peter, and James, and John the brother of James.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Mark 5:37

And he suffered no man to follow him, saue Peter, & Iames, and Iohn the brother of Iames.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He allowed no one to accompany Him, except Peter and James and John the brother of James.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he suffered no man to follow with him, save Peter, and James, and John the brother of James.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he did not let anyone come with him, but Peter and James and John, the brother of James.
- Basic English Bible

And he suffered no one to accompany him save Peter and James, and John the brother of James.
- Darby Bible

And he suffered no man to follow him, save Peter, and James, and John the brother of James.
- Webster's Bible

And He allowed no one to accompany Him except Peter and the brothers James and John.
- Weymouth Bible

He allowed no one to follow him, except Peter, James, and John the brother of James.
- World English Bible

And he took no man to sue hym, but Petir, and James, and Joon, the brother of James.
- Wycliffe Bible

And he did not suffer any one to follow with him, except Peter, and James, and John the brother of James;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Mark 5:37

Wesley's Notes for Mark 5:37


5:37 John, the brother of James - When St. Mark wrote, not long after our Lord's ascension, the memory of St. James, lately beheaded, was so fresh, that his name was more known than that of John himself.


People's Bible Notes for Mark 5:37


Mr 5:37 Permitted no man to follow him. Into the house of the ruler. The mourners were excluded and only the parents and three apostles, the same three that saw him transfigured, and in the agony of Gethsemane, were allowed to enter. Matthew omits this fact.

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