Mark 14:34
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New International Version
"My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death," he said to them. "Stay here and keep watch."

New Living Translation
He told them, "My soul is crushed with grief to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch with me."

English Standard Version
And he said to them, “My soul is very sorrowful, even to death. Remain here and watch.”

Berean Study Bible
And He told them, "My soul is consumed with sorrow to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch."

Berean Literal Bible
And He says to them, "My soul is very sorrowful, even to death; remain here and watch."

New American Standard Bible
And He said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved to the point of death; remain here and keep watch."

King James Bible
And saith unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful unto death: tarry ye here, and watch.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then He said to them, "My soul is swallowed up in sorrow--to the point of death. Remain here and stay awake."

International Standard Version
So he told them, "I'm deeply grieved, even to the point of death. Wait here and stay awake."

NET Bible
He said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved, even to the point of death. Remain here and stay alert."

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he said to them, “My soul is saddened unto death. Stay here and watch”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He said to them, "My anguish is so great that I feel as if I'm dying. Wait here, and stay awake."

New American Standard 1977
And He said to them, “My soul is deeply grieved to the point of death; remain here and keep watch.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
and said unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful unto death; tarry ye here, and watch.

King James 2000 Bible
And said unto them, My soul is exceedingly sorrowful unto death: tarry you here, and watch.

American King James Version
And said to them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful to death: tarry you here, and watch.

American Standard Version
And he saith unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful even unto death: abide ye here, and watch.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he saith to them: My soul is sorrowful even unto death; stay you here, and watch.

Darby Bible Translation
And he says to them, My soul is full of grief even unto death; abide here and watch.

English Revised Version
And he saith unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful even unto death: abide ye here, and watch.

Webster's Bible Translation
And saith to them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful to death: tarry ye here, and watch.

Weymouth New Testament
and He said to them, "My heart is oppressed with anguish to the very point of death: wait here and keep awake."

World English Bible
He said to them, "My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even to death. Stay here, and watch."

Young's Literal Translation
and he saith to them, 'Exceeding sorrowful is my soul -- to death; remain here, and watch.'
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
14:32-42 Christ's sufferings began with the sorest of all, those in his soul. He began to be sorely amazed; words not used in St. Matthew, but very full of meaning. The terrors of God set themselves in array against him, and he allowed him to contemplate them. Never was sorrow like unto his at this time. Now he was made a curse for us; the curses of the law were laid upon him as our Surety. He now tasted death, in all the bitterness of it. This was that fear of which the apostle speaks, the natural fear of pain and death, at which human nature startles. Can we ever entertain favourable, or even slight thoughts of sin, when we see the painful sufferings which sin, though but reckoned to him, brought on the Lord Jesus? Shall that sit light upon our souls, which sat so heavy upon his? Was Christ in such agony for our sins, and shall we never be in agony about them? How should we look upon Him whom we have pierced, and mourn! It becomes us to be exceedingly sorrowful for sin, because He was so, and never to mock at it. Christ, as Man, pleaded, that, if it were possible, his sufferings might pass from him. As Mediator, he submitted to the will of God, saying, Nevertheless, not what I will, but what thou wilt; I bid it welcome. See how the sinful weakness of Christ's disciples returns, and overpowers them. What heavy clogs these bodies of ours are to our souls! But when we see trouble at the door, we should get ready for it. Alas, even believers often look at the Redeemer's sufferings in a drowsy manner, and instead of being ready to die with Christ, they are not even prepared to watch with him one hour.
Study Bible
Jesus Prays at Gethsemane
33He took with Him Peter, James, and John, and began to be deeply troubled and distressed. 34And He told them, “My soul is consumed with sorrow to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch.” 35Going a little farther, He fell to the ground and prayed that, if it were possible, the hour would pass from Him.…
Cross References
Matthew 26:38
Then He said to them, "My soul is consumed with sorrow to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch with Me."

John 12:27
Now My soul is troubled, and what shall I say? 'Father, save Me from this hour'? No, it is for this purpose that I have come to this hour.
Treasury of Scripture

And said to them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful to death: tarry you here, and watch.

My soul.

Isaiah 53:3,4,12 He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted …

Lamentations 1:12 Is it nothing to you, all you that pass by? behold, and see if there …

John 12:27 Now is my soul troubled; and what shall I say? Father, save me from …

and watch.

Mark 14:37,38 And he comes, and finds them sleeping, and said to Peter, Simon, …

Mark 13:35-37 Watch you therefore: for you know not when the master of the house …

Ephesians 6:18,19 Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit…

1 Peter 4:7 But the end of all things is at hand: be you therefore sober, and …

1 Peter 5:8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring …

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