Mark 6 ©
Christ is slighted by his own countrymen: he sendeth out the twelve with power over unclean spirits. The opinions of Herod and others concerning him. John the Baptist imprisoned and beheaded by Herod at the instigation of Herodias. The apostles return from their mission. The miracle of five thousand fed with five loaves and two fishes. Christ walketh on the sea to his disciples; he landeth at Gennesaret, and healeth the sick who touched only the hem of his garment.
And bwhen the sabbath day was come, he began to teach in the synagogue: and many hearing him were astonished, saying, From whence hath this man these things? and what wisdom is this which is given unto him, that even such mighty works are wrought by his hands?
But be kshod with sandals; and not put on two coats.
mAnd whosoever shall not receive you, nor hear you, when ye depart thence, shake off the dust under your feet for a testimony against them. n*Verily I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for Sodom 1and Gomorrha in the day of judgment, than for that city.
And brought his head in a *charger, and gave it to the *damsel: and the damsel gave it to her mother.
nAnd Jesus, when he came out, saw much people, and was moved with compassion toward them, because they were as sheep not having a shepherd: and ohe began to teach them many things.
Send them away, that they may go into the country round about, and into the villages, and buy themselves bread: for they have nothing to eat.
He saith unto them, How many loaves have ye? go and see. And when they knew, they say, Five, and two fishes.
And they sat down in ranks, by hundreds, and by fifties.
And when he had taken the five loaves and the two fishes, the looked up to heaven, and blessed, and brake the loaves, and gave them to his disciples to set before them; and the two fishes divided he among them all.
And they took up twelve baskets full of the fragments, and of the fishes.
And they that did eat of the loaves were about five thousand men.
hAnd when they had passed over, they came into the land of Gennesaret, and drew to the shore.
And when they were come out of the ship, straightway they knew him,
And whithersoever he entered, into villages, or cities, or country, they laid the sick in the streets, and besought him that they might jtouch if it were but the kborder of his garment: and as many as touched 6him were made whole.