Mark 9:1

“And he said unto them, Verily I say unto you, That there be some of them that stand here, which shall not taste of death, till they have seen the kingdom of God come with power.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hee said vnto them, Uerely I say vnto you, that there be some of them that stand here, which shal not taste of death, till they haue seene the kingdome of God come with power.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Jesus was saying to them, "Truly I say to you, there are some of those who are standing here who will not taste death until they see the kingdom of God after it has come with power."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto them, Verily I say unto you, There are some here of them that stand `by', who shall in no wise taste of death, till they see the kingdom of God come with power.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to them, Truly I say to you, There are some here who will have no taste of death till they see the kingdom of God come with power.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to them, Verily I say unto you, There are some of those standing here that shall not taste death until they shall have seen the kingdom of God come in power.
- Darby Bible

And he said to them, Verily I say to you, that there are some of them that stand here who shall not taste death, till they have seen the kingdom of God come with power.
- Webster's Bible

He went on to say, "In solemn truth I tell you that some of those who are standing here will certainly not taste death till they have seen the Kingdom of God already come in power."
- Weymouth Bible

He said to them, "Most certainly I tell you, there are some standing here who will in no way taste death until they see the Kingdom of God come with power."
- World English Bible

And aftir sixe daies Jhesus took Petre, and James, and Joon, and ledde hem bi hem silf aloone in to an hiy hille; and he was transfigurid bifor hem.
- Wycliffe Bible

And he said to them, `Verily I say to you, That there are certain of those standing here, who may not taste of death till they see the reign of God having come in power.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 9:1


9:1 Till they see the kingdom of God coming with power - So it began to do at the day of pentecost, when three thousand were converted to God at once.


People's Bible Notes for Mark 9:1


Mr 9:1 The Transfiguration SUMMARY OF MARK 9: The Coming of the Kingdom. The Transfiguration. Moses and Elias. The Elias That Must Come. The Boy with the Dumb Spirit. The Condition of Receiving Christ's Help. The Disciples Taught of Christ's Sufferings. Who Shall Be Greatest?. The Narrowness of the Disciples Rebuked. A Cup of Cold Water in the Name of Christ. The Offending Hand or Eye. Till they have been seen the kingdom of God come with power. Compare Mt 16:28 Lu 9:27. Matthew says, "Till they have seen the Son of man coming in his kingdom"; Luke, "Till they have seen the kingdom of God". A comparison shows that the reference is to "the coming of the kingdom in power". Of the twelve, one at a time was dead; the others had not tasted of death.

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