Mark 8:27

Peter’s Confession

8:27 Then Jesus and his disciples went to the villages of Caesarea Philippi. On the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?”

Mark 14:1

The Plot Against Jesus

14:1 Two days before the Passover and the Feast of Unleavened Bread, the chief priests and the experts in the law were trying to find a way to arrest Jesus by stealth and kill him.


map Fpr location see Map1-C1; Map2-F4.

tn Grk “he asked his disciples, saying to them.” The phrase λέγων αὐτοῖς (legwn autois) is redundant in contemporary English and has not been translated.

tn Or “the chief priests and the scribes.” See the note on the phrase “experts in the law” in 1:22.

tn Grk “were seeking how.”

tn Grk “him”; the referent (Jesus) has been specified in the translation for clarity.