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Mark 2:17 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

17 And hearing this, Jesus *said to them, It is not those who are healthy who need a physician, but those who are sick; I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners.”

New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Mark 2:17 New International Version (NIV)

17 On hearing this, Jesus said to them, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners.”

New International Version (NIV)

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Mark 2:17 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

17 Jesus heard them and answered, “Healthy people don’t need a doctor, but sick people do. I didn’t come to invite good people to be my followers. I came to invite sinners.”

Mark 2:17 The Message (MSG)

17 Jesus, overhearing, shot back, “Who needs a doctor: the healthy or the sick? I’m here inviting the sin-sick, not the spiritually-fit.”

The Message (MSG)

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