Choose a new font size and typeface

Customize your font sizeIncrease your font sizeDecrease your font sizeReturn to default font size

Choose a Bible text color
Read the Bible in blackRead the Bible in dark blueRead the Bible in blue

Customize your text type
Arial font
Trebuchet MS font
Georgia font
Times New Roman font

Customize your Hebrew text type
SBL Hebrew font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Customize your Greek text type
Gentium font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Close font preferences
The Blue Letter Bible
Copy Cite Print
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format Copy link to clipboard

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format Copy link to clipboard
Chicago format Copy link to clipboard
Close
Version Selector Up Arrow

Share this page using one of these tools:

facebook twitter

googleplus pinterest

reddit tumblr linkedin


Or email this page to a friend:

BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search CSB
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
 [?]

Advanced Options

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

LexiConc
 [?]
 

Advanced Options

Exact Match
Beginning of the Word
Any Part of the Word
Theological FAQs
 [?]
 
Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search CSB
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  

Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Sort Canonically  Sort Canonically

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Let's Connect
x

Connect on Facebook Connect on Twitter Connect on Instagram Connect on Pinterest Connect on YouTube

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one’s mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Mark 6 :: Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

toggle collapse
Listen to the Bible
Rejection at Nazareth

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:1 -

He left there and came to his hometown, and his disciples followed him.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:2 -

When the Sabbath came, he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astonished. “Where did this man get these things? ” they said. “What is this wisdom that has been given to him, and how are these miracles performed by his hands?

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:3 -

“Isn’t this the carpenter, the son of Mary, and the brother of James, Joses, Judas, and Simon? And aren’t his sisters here with us? ” So they were offended by him.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:4 -

Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not without honor except in his hometown, among his relatives, and in his household.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:5 -

He was not able to do a miracle there, except that he laid his hands on a few sick people and healed them.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:6 -

And he was amazed at their unbelief. He was going around the villages teaching.

Commissioning the Twelve

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:7 -

He summoned the Twelve and began to send them out in pairs and gave them authority over unclean spirits.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:8 -

He instructed them to take nothing for the road except a staff ​— ​no bread, no traveling bag, no money in their belts,

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:9 -

but to wear sandals and not put on an extra shirt.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:10 -

He said to them, “Whenever you enter a house, stay there until you leave that place.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:11 -

“If any place does not welcome you or listen to you, when you leave there, shake the dust off your feet as a testimony against them.”[fn]

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:12 -

So they went out and preached that people should repent.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:13 -

They drove out many demons, anointed many sick people with oil and healed them.

John the Baptist Beheaded

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:14 -

King Herod heard about it, because Jesus’s name had become well known. Some[fn] said, “John the Baptist has been raised from the dead, and that’s why miraculous powers are at work in him.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:15 -

But others said, “He’s Elijah.” Still others said, “He’s a prophet, like one of the prophets from long ago.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:16 -

When Herod heard of it, he said, “John, the one I beheaded, has been raised! ”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:17 -

For Herod himself had given orders to arrest John and to chain him in prison on account of Herodias, his brother Philip’s wife, because he had married her.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:18 -

John had been telling Herod, “It is not lawful for you to have your brother’s wife.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:19 -

So Herodias held a grudge against him and wanted to kill him. But she could not,

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:20 -

because Herod feared John and protected him, knowing he was a righteous and holy man. When Herod heard him he would be very perplexed,[fn] and yet he liked to listen to him.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:21 -

An opportune time came on his birthday, when Herod gave a banquet for his nobles, military commanders, and the leading men of Galilee.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:22 -

When Herodias’s own daughter[fn] came in and danced, she pleased Herod and his guests. The king said to the girl, “Ask me whatever you want, and I’ll give it to you.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:23 -

He promised her with an oath: “Whatever you ask me I will give you, up to half my kingdom.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:24 -

She went out and said to her mother, “What should I ask for? ”

“John the Baptist’s head,” she said.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:25 -

At once she hurried to the king and said, “I want you to give me John the Baptist’s head on a platter immediately.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:26 -

Although the king was deeply distressed, because of his oaths and the guests[fn] he did not want to refuse her.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:27 -

The king immediately sent for an executioner and commanded him to bring John’s head. So he went and beheaded him in prison,

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:28 -

brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl. Then the girl gave it to her mother.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:29 -

When John’s disciples heard about it, they came and removed his corpse and placed it in a tomb.

Feeding of the Five Thousand

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:30 -

The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all that they had done and taught.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:31 -

He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a remote place and rest for a while.” For many people were coming and going, and they did not even have time to eat.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:32 -

So they went away in the boat by themselves to a remote place,

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:33 -

but many saw them leaving and recognized them, and they ran on foot from all the towns and arrived ahead of them.[fn]

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:34 -

When he went ashore, he saw a large crowd and had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. Then he began to teach them many things.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:35 -

When it grew late, his disciples approached him and said, “This place is deserted, and it is already late.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:36 -

“Send them away so that they can go into the surrounding countryside and villages to buy themselves something to eat.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:37 -

“You give them something to eat,” he responded.

They said to him, “Should we go and buy two hundred denarii[fn] worth of bread and give them something to eat? ”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:38 -

He asked them, “How many loaves do you have? Go and see.”

When they found out they said, “Five, and two fish.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:39 -

Then he instructed them to have all the people sit down in groups on the green grass.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:40 -

So they sat down in groups of hundreds and fifties.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:41 -

He took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up to heaven, he blessed and broke the loaves. He kept giving them to his disciples to set before the people. He also divided the two fish among them all.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:42 -

Everyone ate and was satisfied.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:43 -

They picked up twelve baskets full of pieces of bread and fish.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:44 -

Now those who had eaten the loaves were five thousand men.

Walking on the Water

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:45 -

Immediately he made his disciples get into the boat and go ahead of him to the other side, to Bethsaida, while he dismissed the crowd.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:46 -

After he said good-bye to them, he went away to the mountain to pray.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:47 -

Well into the night, the boat was in the middle of the sea, and he was alone on the land.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:48 -

He saw them straining at the oars,[fn] because the wind was against them. Very early in the morning[fn] he came toward them walking on the sea and wanted to pass by them.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:49 -

When they saw him walking on the sea, they thought it was a ghost and cried out,

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:50 -

because they all saw him and were terrified. Immediately he spoke with them and said, “Have courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:51 -

Then he got into the boat with them, and the wind ceased. They were completely astounded,

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:52 -

because they had not understood about the loaves. Instead, their hearts were hardened.

Miraculous Healings

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:53 -

When they had crossed over, they came to shore at Gennesaret and anchored there.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:54 -

As they got out of the boat, people immediately recognized him.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:55 -

They hurried throughout that region and began to carry the sick on mats to wherever they heard he was.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:56 -

Wherever he went, into villages, towns, or the country, they laid the sick in the marketplaces and begged him that they might touch just the end of his robe. And everyone who touched it was healed.

CSB Footnotes
Other mss add Truly I tell you, it will be more tolerable for Sodom or Gomorrah on judgment day than for that town.
Other mss read He
Other mss read When he heard him, he did many things
Other mss read When his daughter Herodias
Lit and those reclining at the table
Other mss add and gathered around him
A denarius = one day’s wage
Or them being battered as they rowed
Lit Around the fourth watch of the night = 3 to 6 a.m.

CSB

Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 2017
by Holman Bible Publishers.

Additional information is provided here.

CSB Front Matter also provided.

View Desktop Site

'View Desktop Site' currently only works on tablets and phones.

 
 
Home
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search CSB
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups:
'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

Your Bible Version is the CSB
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Version Selector Up Arrow
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format Copy link to clipboard

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format Copy link to clipboard
Chicago format Copy link to clipboard
Close
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Version Selector Up Arrow

Share this page using one of these tools:

facebooktwitter

googlepluspinterest

reddittumblrlinkedin


Or email this page to a friend:

Version Selector Up Arrow

Follow the Blue Letter Bible on:

facebooktwitter

pinterestgoogle+


Or subscribe to our Newsletter:

Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous BookPrevious ChapterQuick NavNext ChapterNext BookCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsFormat by Verse or ParagraphListen to the BibleRed Letter OnRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes Around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Select All Verses
Clear All Verses

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Loading...

Interlinear
Bibles
Cross-Refs
Commentaries
Dictionaries
Miscellaneous
Verse Tools Arrow
Login to your account

Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

 

Complete the form below to register  [?]

Error: That Email is already registered

Error: Please provide a valid Email

Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters

Error: Passwords do not match

Error: Please provide a valid first name

Error: That username is already taken

Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores

[ Cancel ]← Login to Your Account

Passwords should have at least 6 characters.
Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores.

Thank you for registering. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.

Error: That Email / Username is not registered

Enter Your Email or UsernameUsername or Email Address

 

← Return to Login

Close LoginCLOSE
Tap to Close