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Mark 1:21

    Mark 1:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they went into Capernaum; and straightway on the sabbath day he entered into the synagogue, and taught.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they went into Capernaum; and straightway on the sabbath day he entered into the synagogue, and taught.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they go into Capernaum; and straightway on the sabbath day he entered into the synagogue and taught.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And they came to Capernaum; and on the Sabbath he went into the Synagogue and gave teaching.

    Webster's Revision

    And they go into Capernaum; and straightway on the sabbath day he entered into the synagogue and taught.

    World English Bible

    They went into Capernaum, and immediately on the Sabbath day he entered into the synagogue and taught.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they go into Capernaum; and straightway on the sabbath day he entered into the synagogue and taught.

    Definitions for Mark 1:21

    Sabbath - A rest; cessation from work.
    Straightway - Immediately.

    Clarke's Commentary on Mark 1:21

    Capernaum - See Matthew 4:13.

    He entered into the synagogue - Their synagogues - εν ταις συναγωγαις αυτων, according to the Syriac, which has the word in the plural.

    Barnes' Notes on Mark 1:21

    See also Luke 4:31-37.

    Mark 1:21

    And they went into Capernaum - For the situation of Capernaum see the notes at Matthew 4:13.

    Straightway - Immediately. On the following Sabbath.

    The synagogue - See the notes at Matthew 4:23.

    And taught - In the synagogue, the presiding elder, after reading the Scriptures, invited anyone who chose to address the people, Acts 13:15. Though our Saviour was not a "priest" of the Levitical order or an "officer" of the synagogue, yet we find him often availing himself of this privilege, and delivering his doctrines to the Jews.

    Wesley's Notes on Mark 1:21

    1:21 Lu 4:31.