Mark 8:35

For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For whosoeuer will saue his life shall lose it, but whosoeuer shall lose his life for my sake and the Gospels, the same shall saue it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel's will save it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For whosoever would save his life shall lose it; and whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's shall save it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Whoever has a desire to keep his life, will have it taken from him; and whoever gives up his life because of me and the good news, will keep it.
- Basic English Bible

For whosoever shall desire to save his life shall lose it, but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's shall save it.
- Darby Bible

For whoever will save his life, shall lose it; but whoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.
- Webster's Bible

For whoever is bent on securing his life will lose it, but he who loses his life for my sake, and for the sake of the Good News, will secure it.
- Weymouth Bible

For whoever wants to save his life will lose it; and whoever will lose his life for my sake and the sake of the Good News will save it.
- World English Bible

For he that wole make saaf his lijf, schal leese it; and he that leesith his lijf for me, and for the gospel, schal make it saaf.
- Wycliffe Bible

for whoever may will to save his life shall lose it; and whoever may lose his life for my sake and for the good news' sake, he shall save it;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 8:35


8:35 #Mt 16:25|; Lu 9:24; Lu 17:33; John 12:25.


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