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Mark 4 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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He began to teach again by the sea. And such a very large crowd gathered to Him that He got into a boat in the sea and sat down; and the whole crowd was by the sea on the land.

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And He was teaching them many things in parables, and was saying to them in His teaching,

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“Listen to this! Behold, the sower went out to sow;

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as he was sowing, some seed fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate it up.

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“Other seed fell on the rocky ground where it did not have much soil; and immediately it sprang up because it had no depth of soil.

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“And after the sun had risen, it was scorched; and because it had no root, it withered away.

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“Other seed fell among the thorns, and the thorns came up and choked it, and it yielded no crop.

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“Other seeds fell into the good soil, and as they grew up and increased, they yielded a crop and produced thirty, sixty, and a hundredfold.”

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And He was saying, “He who has ears to hear, fnlet him hear.”

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As soon as He was alone, fnHis followers, along with the twelve, began asking Him about the parables.

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And He was saying to them, “To you has been given the mystery of the kingdom of God, but those who are outside get everything in parables,

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so that WHILE SEEING, THEY MAY SEE AND NOT PERCEIVE, AND WHILE HEARING, THEY MAY HEAR AND NOT UNDERSTAND, OTHERWISE THEY MIGHT RETURN AND BE FORGIVEN.”

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And He *said to them, “Do you not understand this parable? How will you understand all the parables?

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“The sower sows the word.

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“These are the ones who are beside the road where the word is sown; and when they hear, immediately Satan comes and takes away the word which has been sown in them.

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“In a similar way these are the ones on whom seed was sown on the rocky places, who, when they hear the word, immediately receive it with joy;

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and they have no firm root in themselves, but are only temporary; then, when affliction or persecution arises because of the word, immediately they fnfall away.

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“And others are the ones on whom seed was sown among the thorns; these are the ones who have heard the word,

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but the worries of the fnworld, and the deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.

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“And those are the ones on whom seed was sown on the good soil; and they hear the word and accept it and bear fruit, thirty, sixty, and a hundredfold.”

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And He was saying to them, “A lamp is not brought to be put under a fnbasket, is it, or under a bed? Is it not brought to be put on the lampstand?

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“For nothing is hidden, except to be revealed; nor has anything been secret, but that it would come to light.

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“If anyone has ears to hear, let him hear.”

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And He was saying to them, “Take care what you listen to. fnBy your standard of measure it will be measured to you; and more will be given you besides.

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“For whoever has, to him more shall be given; and whoever does not have, even what he has shall be taken away from him.”

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And He was saying, “The kingdom of God is like a man who casts seed upon the soil;

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and he goes to bed at night and gets up by day, and the seed sprouts and grows—how, he himself does not know.

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“The soil produces crops by itself; first the blade, then the head, then the mature grain in the head.

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“But when the crop permits, he immediately fnputs in the sickle, because the harvest has come.”

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And He said, “How shall we fnpicture the kingdom of God, or by what parable shall we present it?

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It is like a mustard seed, which, when sown upon the soil, though it is smaller than all the seeds that are upon the soil,

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yet when it is sown, it grows up and becomes larger than all the garden plants and forms large branches; so that THE BIRDS OF THE fnAIR can NEST UNDER ITS SHADE.”

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With many such parables He was speaking the word to them, so far as they were able to hear it;

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and He did not speak to them without a parable; but He was explaining everything privately to His own disciples.

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On that day, when evening came, He *said to them, “Let us go over to the other side.”

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fnLeaving the crowd, they *took Him along with them in the boat, just as He was; and other boats were with Him.

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And there *arose a fierce gale of wind, and the waves were breaking over the boat so much that the boat was already filling up.

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Jesus Himself was in the stern, asleep on the cushion; and they *woke Him and *said to Him, “Teacher, do You not care that we are perishing?”

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And He got up and rebuked the wind and said to the sea, “Hush, be still.” And the wind died down and fnit became perfectly calm.

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And He said to them, “Why are you fnafraid? Do you still have no faith?”

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They became very much afraid and said to one another, “Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey Him?”
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NASB Footnotes

(4:9) Or, hear!; or listen!  
(4:10) Literally: those about Him  
(4:17) Literally: are caused to stumble  
(4:19) Or, age  
(4:21) Or, peck-measure  
(4:24) Literally: By what measure you measure  
(4:29) Literally: sends forth  
(4:30) Literally: compare  
(4:32) Or, sky  
(4:36) Or, Sending away  
(4:39) Literally: a great calm occurred  
(4:40) Or, cowardly  

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