Mark 7:6
Parallel Verses
New International Version
He replied, "Isaiah was right when he prophesied about you hypocrites; as it is written: "'These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.

King James Bible
He answered and said unto them, Well hath Esaias prophesied of you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honoureth me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.

Darby Bible Translation
But he answering said to them, Well did Esaias prophesy concerning you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honour me with their lips, but their heart is far away from me.

World English Bible
He answered them, "Well did Isaiah prophesy of you hypocrites, as it is written, 'This people honors me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.

Young's Literal Translation
and he answering said to them -- 'Well did Isaiah prophesy concerning you, hypocrites, as it hath been written, This people with the lips doth honour Me, and their heart is far from Me;

Mark 7:6 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Honoreth me - Με τιμᾳ - but the Codex Bezae, and three copies of the Itala, have με αγαπᾳ, loveth me: - the Ethiopic has both readings.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Well.

Isaiah 29:13 Why the Lord said, For as much as this people draw near me with their mouth, and with their lips do honor me...

Matthew 15:7-9 You hypocrites, well did Esaias prophesy of you, saying...

Acts 28:25 And when they agreed not among themselves, they departed, after that Paul had spoken one word...

hypocrites.

Matthew 23:13-15 But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for you neither go in yourselves...

Luke 11:39-44 And the Lord said to him, Now do you Pharisees make clean the outside of the cup and the platter...

honoureth.

Ezekiel 33:31 And they come to you as the people comes, and they sit before you as my people, and they hear your words, but they will not do them...

Hosea 8:2,3 Israel shall cry to me, My God, we know you...

John 5:42 But I know you, that you have not the love of God in you.

John 8:41,42,54,55 You do the deeds of your father. Then said they to him, We be not born of fornication; we have one Father, even God...

John 15:24 If I had not done among them the works which none other man did, they had not had sin...

2 Timothy 3:5 Having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof: from such turn away.

Titus 1:16 They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and to every good work reprobate.

James 2:14-17 What does it profit, my brothers, though a man say he has faith, and have not works? can faith save him...

Library
The Pattern of Service
'He touched his tongue; and looking up to heaven, He sighed, and saith Ephphatha, that is, Be opened.'--Mark vii 33, 34. For what reason was there this unwonted slowness in Christ's healing works? For what reason was there this unusual emotion ere He spoke the word which cleansed? As to the former question, a partial answer may perhaps be that our Lord is here on half-heathen ground, where aids to faith were much needed, and His power had to be veiled that it might be beheld. Hence the miracle is
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Second Sermon for the Twelfth Sunday after Trinity
(From the Gospel for the day) This sermon tells us how a man who truly loves God, whose ears have been opened to receive the sevenfold gifts of the Holy Spirit, is neither lifted up in joy nor cast down in sorrow. Mark vii. 37.--"He hath done all things well: He maketh both the deaf to hear and the dumb to speak." WE read in the Gospel for this day, that as our blessed Lord was going from one place to another, they brought unto Him a man who was born deaf and dumb; as must needs be; for he who is
Susannah Winkworth—The History and Life of the Reverend Doctor John Tauler

Things which Defile
"And He called to Him the multitude again, and said unto them, Hear Me all of you, and understand: there is nothing from without the man, that going into him can defile him: but the things which proceed out of the man are those that defile the man. And when He was entered into the house from the multitude, His disciples asked of Him the parable. And He saith unto them, Are ye so without understanding also? Perceive ye not, that whatsoever from without goeth into the man, it cannot defile him; because
G. A. Chadwick—The Gospel of St. Mark

The Children and the Dogs
"And from thence He arose, and went away into the borders of Tyre and Sidon. And He entered into a house, and would have no man know it; and He could not be hid. But straightway a woman, whose little daughter had an unclean spirit, having heard of Him, came and fell down at His feet. Now the woman was a Greek, a Syrophoenician by race. And she besought Him that He would cast forth the devil out of her daughter. And He said unto her, Let the children first be filled: for it is not meet to take the
G. A. Chadwick—The Gospel of St. Mark

Cross References
Isaiah 29:13
The Lord says: "These people come near to me with their mouth and honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. Their worship of me is based on merely human rules they have been taught.

Matthew 15:8
"'These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.

Jump to Previous
Esaias False. Far Heart Hearts Honor Honoreth Honors Honour Honoureth Hypocrites Isaiah Lips Ones Prophesied Prophesy Right Rightly Written
Jump to Next
Esaias False. Far Heart Hearts Honor Honoreth Honors Honour Honoureth Hypocrites Isaiah Lips Ones Prophesied Prophesy Right Rightly Written
Links
Mark 7:6 NIV
Mark 7:6 NLT
Mark 7:6 ESV
Mark 7:6 NASB
Mark 7:6 KJV

Mark 7:6 Bible Apps
Mark 7:6 Biblia Paralela
Mark 7:6 Chinese Bible
Mark 7:6 French Bible
Mark 7:6 German Bible

Mark 7:6 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
Mark 7:5
Top of Page
Top of Page