| ||King James Bible||Young's Literal Translation|
||The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God;
||A beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, Son of God. |
||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,' -- |
||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,' -- |
||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, |
||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)|
||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, |
||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; |
||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)|
||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; |
||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; |
||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.' |
||And immediately the Spirit driveth him into the wilderness.
||And immediately doth the Spirit put him forth to the wilderness, |
||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. |
||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, |
||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)|
||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, |
||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;' |
||And straightway they forsook their nets, and followed him.
||and immediately, having left their nets, they followed him. |
||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, |
||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. |