Mark 6:19

“Therefore Herodias had a quarrel against him, and would have killed him; but she could not:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therfore Herodias had a quarrel against him, & would haue killed him, but she could not.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

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.

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