Mark 16:20
New International Version
Then the disciples went out and preached everywhere, and the Lord worked with them and confirmed his word by the signs that accompanied it.

New Living Translation
And the disciples went everywhere and preached, and the Lord worked through them, confirming what they said by many miraculous signs.

English Standard Version
And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them and confirmed the message by accompanying signs.]]

Berean Study Bible
And they went out and preached everywhere, and the Lord worked through them, confirming His word by the signs that accompanied it.

Berean Literal Bible
And having gone forth, they preached everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming the word by the accompanying signs.

King James Bible
And they went forth, and preached every where, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word with signs following. Amen.

New King James Version
And they went out and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming the word through the accompanying signs. Amen.

New American Standard Bible
And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them, and confirmed the word by the signs that followed.]] [[And they promptly reported all these instructions to Peter and his companions. And after that, Jesus Himself also sent out through them from east to west the sacred and imperishable proclamation of eternal salvation.]]

NASB 1995
And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them, and confirmed the word by the signs that followed. And they promptly reported all these instructions to Peter and his companions. And after that, Jesus Himself sent out through them from east to west the sacred and imperishable proclamation of eternal salvation.

NASB 1977
And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them, and confirmed the word by the signs that followed.][And they promptly reported all these instructions to Peter and his companions. And after that, Jesus Himself sent out through them from east to west the sacred and imperishable proclamation of eternal salvation.]

Amplified Bible
And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord was working with them and confirming the word by the signs that followed.]

Christian Standard Bible
And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them and confirmed the word by the accompanying signs.]

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And they went out and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming the word by the accompanying signs.

American Standard Version
And they went forth, and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word by the signs that followed. Amen.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But they went forth and they preached in every place, and our Lord was helping them and confirming their words with the signs that they were doing.

Contemporary English Version
Then the disciples left and preached everywhere. The Lord was with them, and the miracles they worked proved that their message was true.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But they going forth preached every where: the Lord working withal, and confirming the word with signs that followed.

English Revised Version
And they went forth, and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word by the signs that followed. Amen.

Good News Translation
The disciples went and preached everywhere, and the Lord worked with them and proved that their preaching was true by the miracles that were performed.] [

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The disciples spread [the Good News] everywhere. The Lord worked with them. He confirmed his word by the miraculous signs that accompanied it.

International Standard Version
Then his disciples went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord kept working with them and confirming the message by the signs that accompanied it.

Literal Standard Version
and they, having gone forth, preached everywhere, the LORD working with [them], and confirming the word, through the signs following. Amen.]]

NET Bible
They went out and proclaimed everywhere, while the Lord worked with them and confirmed the word through the accompanying signs.]]

New Heart English Bible
And they went out and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming the message by the signs that followed.

Weymouth New Testament
But they went out and made proclamation everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming their Message by the signs which accompanied it.

World English Bible
They went out, and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word by the signs that followed. Amen.

Young's Literal Translation
and they, having gone forth, did preach everywhere, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word, through the signs following. Amen.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Ascension
19After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, He was taken up into heaven and sat down at the right hand of God. 20And they went out and preached everywhere, and the Lord worked through them, confirming His word by the signs that accompanied it.

Cross References
Mark 16:19
After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, He was taken up into heaven and sat down at the right hand of God.

Luke 1:1
Many have undertaken to compose an account of the things that have been fulfilled among us,

Luke 1:2
just as they were handed down to us by the initial eyewitnesses and servants of the word.

1 Corinthians 3:9
For we are God's fellow workers; you are God's field, God's building.

Hebrews 2:3
how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? This salvation was first announced by the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard Him,


Treasury of Scripture

And they went forth, and preached every where, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word with signs following. Amen.

they went.

Acts 2:1-28:31
And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place…

the Lord.

Acts 4:30
By stretching forth thine hand to heal; and that signs and wonders may be done by the name of thy holy child Jesus.

Acts 5:12
And by the hands of the apostles were many signs and wonders wrought among the people; (and they were all with one accord in Solomon's porch.

Acts 8:4-6
Therefore they that were scattered abroad went every where preaching the word…









Verse 20. - And they went forth, and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word by the signs that followed. Amen. These words are alluded to in several passages by Justin Martyr (about A.D. ), and, for the reasons given above, could not have been written later than the time of miracles being wrought. They form a fitting introduction to the Acts of the Apostles. Cornelius a Lapide concludes his Commentary upon St. Mark with the following beautiful apostrophe of St. Augustine: - "O kingdom of everlasting blessedness, where youth never grows old, where beauty never fades, where love never waxes cold, where health never fails, where joy never decreases, where life never ends!"



Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
And
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

they
ἐκεῖνοι (ekeinoi)
Demonstrative Pronoun - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 1565: That, that one there, yonder. From ekei; that one (neuter) thing); often intensified by the article prefixed.

went out
ἐξελθόντες (exelthontes)
Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 1831: To go out, come out. From ek and erchomai; to issue.

[and] preached
ἐκήρυξαν (ekēryxan)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 2784: To proclaim, herald, preach. Of uncertain affinity; to herald, especially divine truth.

everywhere,
πανταχοῦ (pantachou)
Adverb
Strong's 3837: Everywhere, in all places. Genitive case of a presumed derivative of pas; universally.

[and] the
τοῦ (tou)
Article - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

Lord
Κυρίου (Kyriou)
Noun - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's 2962: Lord, master, sir; the Lord. From kuros; supreme in authority, i.e. controller; by implication, Master.

worked through [them],
συνεργοῦντος (synergountos)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's 4903: To cooperate with, work together. From sunergos; to be a fellow-worker, i.e. Co-operate.

confirming
βεβαιοῦντος (bebaiountos)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's 950: To confirm, ratify, secure, establish; pass: I guarantee. From bebaios; to stabilitate.

[His]
τὸν (ton)
Article - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

word
λόγον (logon)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3056: From lego; something said; by implication, a topic, also reasoning or motive; by extension, a computation; specially, the Divine Expression.

by
διὰ (dia)
Preposition
Strong's 1223: A primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through.

the
τῶν (tōn)
Article - Genitive Neuter Plural
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

signs
σημείων (sēmeiōn)
Noun - Genitive Neuter Plural
Strong's 4592: Neuter of a presumed derivative of the base of semaino; an indication, especially ceremonially or supernaturally.

that accompanied [it].
ἐπακολουθούντων (epakolouthountōn)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Genitive Neuter Plural
Strong's 1872: To follow close after, accompany, dog; I imitate, pursue, be studious of. From epi and akoloutheo; to accompany.


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