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Mark 8:12 New King James Version (NKJV)

12 But He sighed deeply in His spirit, and said, “Why does this generation seek a sign? Assuredly, I say to you, no sign shall be given to this generation.”

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Mark 8:12 Amplified Bible (AMP)

12 He groaned and sighed deeply in His spirit and said, “Why does this generation demand a sign? I assure you and most solemnly say to you, [a]no sign will be given to this generation!”

Footnotes:

  1. Mark 8:12 Lit if a sign will be given. The statement takes the form of an oath, which is an emphatic way of forbidding something.
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Mark 8:12 Authorized (King James) Version (AKJV)

12 And he sighed deeply in his spirit, and saith, Why doth this generation seek after a sign? verily I say unto you, There shall no sign be given unto this generation.

Authorized (King James) Version (AKJV)

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Mark 8:12 1599 Geneva Bible (GNV)

12 Then he [a]sighed deeply in his spirit, and said, Why doth this generation seek a sign? Verily I say unto you, [b]a sign shall not be given unto this generation.

Footnotes:

  1. Mark 8:12 These sighs came even from the heart root, for the Lord was very much moved with these men’s so great infidelity.
  2. Mark 8:12 Word for word, If a sign be given: It is a cut kind of speech very common among the Hebrews: wherein some such words as these must be understood. Let me be taken for a liar, or some such like. And when they speak out the whole, they say, The Lord do thus and thus by me.
1599 Geneva Bible (GNV)

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Mark 8:12 Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

12 and having sighed deeply in his spirit, he saith, `Why doth this generation seek after a sign? Verily I say to you, no sign shall be given to this generation.'

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