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Mark 9:15

    Mark 9:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And straightway all the people, when they beheld him, were greatly amazed, and running to him saluted him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And straightway all the people, when they beheld him, were greatly amazed, and running to him saluted him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And straightway all the multitude, when they saw him, were greatly amazed, and running to him saluted him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And straight away all the people, when they saw him, were full of wonder, and running to him, gave him worship.

    Webster's Revision

    And straightway all the multitude, when they saw him, were greatly amazed, and running to him saluted him.

    World English Bible

    Immediately all the multitude, when they saw him, were greatly amazed, and running to him greeted him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And straightway all the multitude, when they saw him, were greatly amazed, and running to him saluted him.

    Definitions for Mark 9:15

    Straightway - Immediately.

    Clarke's Commentary on Mark 9:15

    Were greatly amazed - Probably, because he came so unexpectedly; but the cause of this amazement is not self-evident.

    Barnes' Notes on Mark 9:15

    Were greatly amazed - Were astonished and surprised at his sudden appearance among them.

    Saluted him - Received him with the customary marks of affection and respect. It is probable that this was not by any "formal" manner of salutation, but by the "rush" of the multitude, and by hailing him as the Messiah.

    Wesley's Notes on Mark 9:15

    9:15 All the multitude seeing him were greatly amazed - At his coming so suddenly, so seasonably, so unexpectedly: perhaps also at some unusual rays of majesty and glory, which yet remained on his countenance.