Mark 9:24

“And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And straightway the father of the child cried out and said with teares, Lord, I beleeue, helpe thou mine vnbeliefe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Immediately the boy's father cried out and said, "I do believe; help my unbelief."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Straightway the father of the child cried out, and said, I believe; help thou mine unbelief.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Straight away the father of the child gave a cry, saying, I have faith; make my feeble faith stronger.
- Basic English Bible

And immediately the father of the young child crying out said [with tears], I believe, help mine unbelief.
- Darby Bible

And immediately the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou my unbelief.
- Webster's Bible

Immediately the father cried out, "I do believe: strengthen my weak faith."
- Weymouth Bible

Immediately the father of the child cried out with tears, "I believe. Help my unbelief!"
- World English Bible

And whanne Jhesus hadde seyn the puple rennynge togidere, he manasside the vnclene spirit, and seide to hym, Thou deef and doumbe spirit, Y comaunde thee, go out fro hym, and entre no more in to hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

and immediately the father of the child, having cried out, with tears said, `I believe, sir; be helping mine unbelief.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 9:24


9:24 Help thou mine unbelief - Although my faith be so small, that it might rather be termed unbelief, yet help me.


People's Bible Notes for Mark 9:24


Mr 9:24 Lord, I believe; help thou my unbelief. The spark of faith has been kindled; if his faith is not strong, he prays the Lord to give him stronger faith. So should always pray the doubting Christian. If your faith is weak, cry for help.

Discussion for Mark 9:24

  • I believe it means GOD I believe but... my flesh is doubting. I think this is natural of mankind today to feel this atleast somepoint in there life. Just don't ever give up hope in the good lord. Amen.

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