Mark 7:19

Because it entereth not into his heart, but into the belly, and goeth out into the draught, purging all meats?

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Because it entreth not into his heart, but into the belly, and goeth out into the draught, purging all meats?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

because it does not go into his heart, but into his stomach, and is eliminated? ({Thus He} declared all foods clean.)"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

because it goeth not into his heart, but into his belly, and goeth out into the draught? `This he said', making all meats clean.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because it goes not into the heart but into the stomach, and goes out with the waste? He said this, making all food clean.
- Basic English Bible

because it does not enter into his heart but into his belly, and goes out into the draught, purging all meats?
- Darby Bible

Because it entereth not into his heart, but into the belly, and goeth out into the draught, purging all kinds of food.
- Webster's Bible

because it does not go into his heart, but into his stomach, and passes away ejected from him?" By these words Jesus pronounced all kinds of food clean.
- Weymouth Bible

because it doesn't go into his heart, but into his stomach, then into the latrine, thus purifying all foods?"
- World English Bible

for it hath not entrid in to his herte, but in to the wombe, and bynethe it goith out, purgynge alle metis.
- Wycliffe Bible

because it doth not enter into his heart, but into the belly, and into the drain it doth go out, purifying all the meats.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 7:19


7:19 Purging all meats - Probably the seat was usually placed over running water.


Discussion for Mark 7

  • Kenny
    What come out of a man Is what defines or defiles Him. This is why we need Jesus in our heart that he will rule our through and by the Holy Ghost, Amen.
  • Steve morrow
    MARK 7:7 HOWBEIT IN VAIN DO THEY WORSHIP ME TEACHING FOR DOCTRINES THE COMMANDMENTS OF MEN ****** MARK 7:9 AND --- HE --- SAID UNTO THEM FULL WELL YOU REJECT THE COMMANDMENT OF GOD THAT YOU MAY KEEP YOUR OWN TRADITION ****** LUKE 6:46 AND WHY CALL YOU ME LORD LORD AND DO NOT THE THINGS WHICH I SAY ****** PHILIPPIANS 2:21 FOR ALL SEEK THEIR OWN NOT THE THINGS WHICH ARE JESUS CHRISTS
  • Brianna to Irene123
    The Bible says that ALL scripture is inspired of God. (2 Timothy 3:16) To say that an emperor wrote Matthew 28:19,20 is saying that 2 Timothy 3:16 is a lie. We know that Jesus and his disciples practiced and taught evangelizing.Remember the words at 2 Peter 1:20,21. Interpretation comes from God.
  • Obbie Beal
    WOW! ... the commandments of men..... the commandment of God.... . WOW!
  • Irene123
    To BSP on 'traditions' - such as the very words of Matt. 28:19. I think you are aware of Acts 2:38. And you probably know that emperor Constantine in 325 a.d. instituted the words of Matt. 28:19 - under pressure of the catholic church. It's all in Wikipedia. And any other encycl. The words of Matt. were never used before 325 a.d. Jesus church of Acts was baptizing long before this; cont.....
  • Skyler
    I love God he is my hero

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