Mark 9:29

“And he said unto them, This kind can come forth by nothing, but by prayer and fasting.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Mark 9:29

And hee said vnto them, This kind can come forth by nothing, but by prayer, and fasting.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He said to them, "This kind cannot come out by anything but prayer."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto them, This kind can come out by nothing, save by prayer.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to them, Nothing will make this sort come out but prayer.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to them, This kind can go out by nothing but by prayer and fasting.
- Darby Bible

And he said to them, This kind can come forth by nothing, but by prayer and fasting.
- Webster's Bible

An evil spirit of this kind, He answered, "can only be driven out by prayer."
- Weymouth Bible

He said to them, "This kind can come out by nothing, except by prayer and fasting."
- World English Bible

And thei yeden fro thennus, and wente forth in to Galile; and thei wolden not, that ony man wiste.
- Wycliffe Bible

And he said to them, `This kind is able to come forth with nothing except with prayer and fasting.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Mark 9:29

Wesley's Notes for Mark 9:29


9:30 They passed through Galilee - Though not through the cities, but by them, in the most private ways. He was not willing that any should know it: for he taught his disciples - He wanted to be alone with them some time, in order to instruct them fully concerning his sufferings. The Son of man is delivered - It is as sure as if it were done already. #Mt 17:22|; Lu 9:44.


People's Bible Notes for Mark 9:29


Mr 9:29 Can come forth by nothing, but by prayer. "Fasting" is omitted in the Revised Version, but placed in the margin. The faith which will be effectual must be a faith exercised in prayer. The work of the Church is still to cast out devils, the unclean spirits of worldliness, selfishness, greed, infidelity, lust, intemperance, Sabbath-breaking. These still defy the ordinary efforts and faith of God's people. We have faith enough for ordinary duties, for some giving, for prayer-meetings, for building churches; but there is a work which ordinary faith cannot do. How shall we get that higher faith? By prayer and fasting. By such an earnestness that we forget the needs of the body.

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