Click to Change

Return to Top

Return to Top

Printer Icon


Copy Options
Format by: Verse Paragraph
Red Letter
Audio Bibles
The Blue Letter Bible

Mark 5 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

toggle collapse
Choose a new font size and typeface
Audio Bibles

The Gerasene Demoniac

(Mat 8:28–9:1; Luk 8:26–39 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:1 - They came to the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gadara.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:2 - When he had come out of the boat, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:3 - who had his dwelling in the tombs. Nobody could bind him any more, not even with chains,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:4 - because he had been often bound with fetters and chains, and the chains had been torn apart by him, and the fetters broken in pieces. Nobody had the strength to tame him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:5 - Always, night and day, in the tombs and in the mountains, he was crying out, and cutting himself with stones.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:6 - When he saw Yeshua from afar, he ran and bowed down to him,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:7 - and crying out with a loud voice, he said, "What have I to do with you, Yeshua, you Son of Ha`Elyon God? I adjure you by God, don't torment me."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:8 - For he said to him, "Come out of the man, you unclean spirit!"
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:9 - He asked him, "What is your name?" He said to him, "My name is Legion, for we are many."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:10 - He begged him much that he would not send them away out of the country.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:11 - Now there was on the mountainside a great herd of pigs feeding.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:12 - All the demons begged him, saying, "Send us into the pigs, that we may enter into them."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:13 - At once Yeshua gave them permission. The unclean spirits came out and entered into the pigs. The herd of about two thousand rushed down the steep bank into the sea, and they were drowned in the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:14 - Those who fed them fled, and told it in the city and in the country. The people came to see what it was that had happened.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:15 - They came to Yeshua, and saw him who had been possessed by demons sitting, clothed, and in his right mind, even him who had the legion; and they were afraid.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:16 - Those who saw it declared to them how it happened to him who was possessed by demons, and about the pigs.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:17 - They began to beg him to depart from their region.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:18 - As he was entering into the boat, he who had been possessed by demons begged him that he might be with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:19 - He didn't allow him, but said to him, "Go to your house, to your friends, and tell them what great things the Lord has done for you, and how he had mercy on you."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:20 - He went his way, and began to proclaim in Decapolis how Yeshua had done great things for him, and everyone marveled.

Miracles and Healing

(Mat 9:18–26; Luk 8:40–56 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:21 - When Yeshua had crossed back over in the boat to the other side, a great multitude was gathered to him; and he was by the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:22 - Behold, one of the rulers of the synagogue, Ya'ir by name, came; and seeing him, he fell at his feet,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:23 - and begged him much, saying, "My little daughter is at the point of death. Please come and lay your hands on her, that she may be made healthy, and live."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:24 - He went with him, and a great multitude followed him, and they pressed upon him on all sides.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:25 - A certain woman, who had an issue of blood for twelve years,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:26 - and had suffered many things by many physicians, and had spent all that she had, and was no better, but rather grew worse,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:27 - having heard the things concerning Yeshua, came up behind him in the crowd, and touched his clothes.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:28 - For she said, "If I just touch his clothes, I will be made well."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:29 - Immediately the flow of her blood was dried up, and she felt in her body that she was healed of her affliction.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:30 - Immediately Yeshua, perceiving in himself that the power had gone out from him, turned around in the crowd, and asked, "Who touched my clothes?"
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:31 - His talmidim said to him, "You see the multitude pressing against you, and you say, 'Who touched me?'"
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:32 - He looked around to see her who had done this thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:33 - But the woman, fearing and trembling, knowing what had been done to her, came and fell down before him, and told him all the truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:34 - He said to her, "Daughter, your faith has made you well. Go in shalom, and be cured of your disease."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:35 - While he was still speaking, they came from the synagogue ruler's house saying, "Your daughter is dead. Why bother the Teacher any more?"
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:36 - But Yeshua, when he heard the message spoken, immediately said to the ruler of the synagogue, "Don't be afraid, only believe."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:37 - He allowed no one to follow him, except Rock, Ya`akov, and Yochanan the brother of Ya`akov.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:38 - He came to the synagogue ruler's house, and he saw an uproar, weeping, and great wailing.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:39 - When he had entered in, he said to them, "Why do you make an uproar and weep? The child is not dead, but is asleep."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:40 - They ridiculed him. But he, having put them all out, took the father of the child and her mother and those who were with him, and went in where the child was lying.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:41 - Taking the child by the hand, he said to her, "Talita, kumi;" which means, being interpreted, "Girl, I tell you, get up."
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:42 - Immediately the girl rose up, and walked, for she was twelve years old. They were amazed with great amazement.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:43 - He strictly ordered them that no one should know this, and commanded that something should be given to her to eat.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

New American Standard Bible
Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995
by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
All rights reserved.

BLB Searches
Search the Bible

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval

Daily Devotionals

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

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