King James Bible

 King James BibleYoung's Literal Translation
1:1  The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God; A beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, Son of God.
1:2  As it is written in the prophets, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, which shall prepare thy way before thee. As it hath been written in the prophets, `Lo, I send My messenger before thy face, who shall prepare thy way before thee,' --
1:3  The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight. `A voice of one calling in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, straight make ye his paths,' --
1:4  John did baptize in the wilderness, and preach the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins. John came baptizing in the wilderness, and proclaiming a baptism of reformation -- to remission of sins,
1:5  And there went out unto him all the land of Judaea, and they of Jerusalem, and were all baptized of him in the river of Jordan, confessing their sins. and there were going forth to him all the region of Judea, and they of Jerusalem, and they were all baptized by him in the river Jordan, confessing their sins.
 Jesus is Coming (Mark 1:6 - Mark 1:8)
1:6  And John was clothed with camel's hair, and with a girdle of a skin about his loins; and he did eat locusts and wild honey; And John was clothed with camel's hair, and a girdle of skin around his loins, and eating locusts and honey of the field,
1:7  And preached, saying, There cometh one mightier than I after me, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to stoop down and unloose. and he proclaimed, saying, `He doth come -- who is mightier than I -- after me, of whom I am not worthy -- having stooped down -- to loose the latchet of his sandals;
1:8  I indeed have baptized you with water: but he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost. I indeed did baptize you with water, but he shall baptize you with the Holy Spirit.'
 Jesus is Baptised by John (Mark 1:9 - Mark 1:11)
1:9  And it came to pass in those days, that Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and was baptized of John in Jordan. And it came to pass in those days, Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and was baptized by John at the Jordan;
1:10  And straightway coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens opened, and the Spirit like a dove descending upon him: and immediately coming up from the water, he saw the heavens dividing, and the Spirit as a dove coming down upon him;
1:11  And there came a voice from heaven, saying, Thou art my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. and a voice came out of the heavens, `Thou art My Son -- the Beloved, in whom I did delight.'
1:12  And immediately the Spirit driveth him into the wilderness. And immediately doth the Spirit put him forth to the wilderness,
1:13  And he was there in the wilderness forty days, tempted of Satan; and was with the wild beasts; and the angels ministered unto him. and he was there in the wilderness forty days, being tempted by the Adversary, and he was with the beasts, and the messengers were ministering to him.
1:14  Now after that John was put in prison, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of the kingdom of God, And after the delivering up of John, Jesus came to Galilee, proclaiming the good news of the reign of God,
1:15  And saying, The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand: repent ye, and believe the gospel. and saying -- `Fulfilled hath been the time, and the reign of God hath come nigh, reform ye, and believe in the good news.'
 The Call of Simon Andrew James and John (Mark 1:16 - Mark 1:20)
1:16  Now as he walked by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew his brother casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers. And, walking by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon, and Andrew his brother, casting a drag into the sea, for they were fishers,
1:17  And Jesus said unto them, Come ye after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men. and Jesus said to them, `Come ye after me, and I shall make you to become fishers of men;'
1:18  And straightway they forsook their nets, and followed him. and immediately, having left their nets, they followed him.
1:19  And when he had gone a little further thence, he saw James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, who also were in the ship mending their nets. And having gone on thence a little, he saw James of Zebedee, and John his brother, and they were in the boat refitting the nets,
1:20  And straightway he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him. and immediately he called them, and, having left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, they went away after him.

 

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