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Mark 2:4

Context
NETBible

When they were not able to bring him in because of the crowd, they removed the roof 1  above Jesus. 2  Then, 3  after tearing it out, they lowered the stretcher the paralytic was lying on.

XREF

De 22:8; Lu 5:19

NET © Notes

sn A house in 1st century Palestine would have had a flat roof with stairs or a ladder going up. This access was often from the outside of the house.

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

tn Grk “And.” Here καί (kai) has been translated as “then” to indicate the implied sequence of events within the narrative.



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