Mark 7:37
New International Version
People were overwhelmed with amazement. "He has done everything well," they said. "He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak."

New Living Translation
They were completely amazed and said again and again, “Everything he does is wonderful. He even makes the deaf to hear and gives speech to those who cannot speak.”

English Standard Version
And they were astonished beyond measure, saying, “He has done all things well. He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak.”

Berean Study Bible
The people were utterly astonished and said, “He has done all things well! He makes even the deaf hear and the mute speak!”

Berean Literal Bible
And they were astonished above measure, saying, "He has done all things well. He makes both the deaf to hear and the mute to speak."

King James Bible
And were beyond measure astonished, saying, He hath done all things well: he maketh both the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.

New King James Version
And they were astonished beyond measure, saying, “He has done all things well. He makes both the deaf to hear and the mute to speak.”

New American Standard Bible
And they were utterly astonished, saying, “He has done all things well; He makes even those who are deaf hear, and those who are unable to talk, speak.”

NASB 1995
They were utterly astonished, saying, "He has done all things well; He makes even the deaf to hear and the mute to speak."

NASB 1977
And they were utterly astonished, saying, “He has done all things well; He makes even the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.”

Amplified Bible
They were thoroughly astounded and completely overwhelmed, saying, “He has done everything well! He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak!”

Christian Standard Bible
They were extremely astonished and said, “He has done everything well. He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They were extremely astonished and said, "He has done everything well! He even makes deaf people hear, and people unable to speak, talk!"

American Standard Version
And they were beyond measure astonished, saying, He hath done all things well; he maketh even the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they were greatly astonished, and they were saying, “He has done everything beautifully; he has made the deaf to hear and him who was mute to speak.”

Contemporary English Version
They were completely amazed and said, "Everything he does is good! He even heals people who cannot hear or talk."

Douay-Rheims Bible
And so much the more did they wonder, saying: He hath done all things well; he hath made both the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.

English Revised Version
And they were beyond measure astonished, saying, He hath done all things well: he maketh even the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.

Good News Translation
And all who heard were completely amazed. "How well he does everything!" they exclaimed. "He even causes the deaf to hear and the dumb to speak!"

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Jesus completely amazed the people. They said, "He has done everything well. He makes the deaf hear and the mute talk."

International Standard Version
Amazed beyond measure, they kept on saying, "He does everything well! He even makes deaf people hear and mute people talk!"

Literal Standard Version
and they were being astonished beyond measure, saying, “He has done all things well; He makes both the deaf to hear, and the mute to speak.”

NET Bible
People were completely astounded and said, "He has done everything well. He even makes the deaf hear and the mute speak."

New Heart English Bible
They were astonished beyond measure, saying, "He has done all things well. He makes even the deaf hear, and the mute speak."

Weymouth New Testament
The amazement was extreme. "He succeeds in everything he attempts," they exclaimed; "he even makes deaf men hear and dumb men speak!"

World English Bible
They were astonished beyond measure, saying, "He has done all things well. He makes even the deaf hear, and the mute speak!"

Young's Literal Translation
and they were being beyond measure astonished, saying, 'Well hath he done all things; both the deaf he doth make to hear, and the dumb to speak.'

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Deaf and Mute Man
36Jesus ordered them not to tell anyone. But the more He ordered them, the more widely they proclaimed it. 37 The people were utterly astonished and said, “He has done all things well! He makes even the deaf hear and the mute speak!”

Cross References
Isaiah 29:18
On that day the deaf will hear the words of the scroll, and out of the deep darkness the eyes of the blind will see.

Matthew 9:32
As they were leaving, a demon-possessed man who was mute was brought to Jesus.

Mark 7:36
Jesus ordered them not to tell anyone. But the more He ordered them, the more widely they proclaimed it.

Mark 8:1
In those days the crowd once again became very large, and they had nothing to eat. Jesus called the disciples to Him and said,


Treasury of Scripture

And were beyond measure astonished, saying, He has done all things well: he makes both the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.

were.

Mark 1:27
And they were all amazed, insomuch that they questioned among themselves, saying, What thing is this? what new doctrine is this? for with authority commandeth he even the unclean spirits, and they do obey him.

Mark 2:12
And immediately he arose, took up the bed, and went forth before them all; insomuch that they were all amazed, and glorified God, saying, We never saw it on this fashion.

Mark 4:41
And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?

He hath.

Genesis 1:31
And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.

Luke 23:41
And we indeed justly; for we receive the due reward of our deeds: but this man hath done nothing amiss.

he maketh.

Exodus 4:10,11
And Moses said unto the LORD, O my Lord, I am not eloquent, neither heretofore, nor since thou hast spoken unto thy servant: but I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue…









(37) And the dumb to speak.--We note the distinction between St. Mark's accurate description in Mark 7:32, and the less precise language of popular amazement.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
[The people] were utterly astonished
ἐξεπλήσσοντο (exeplēssonto)
Verb - Imperfect Indicative Middle or Passive - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 1605: To strike with panic or shock; I amaze, astonish. From ek and plesso; to strike with astonishment.

[and] said,
λέγοντες (legontes)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

“He has done
πεποίηκεν (pepoiēken)
Verb - Perfect Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 4160: (a) I make, manufacture, construct, (b) I do, act, cause. Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do.

all things
πάντα (panta)
Adjective - Accusative Neuter Plural
Strong's 3956: All, the whole, every kind of. Including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole.

well!
Καλῶς (Kalōs)
Adverb
Strong's 2573: Well, nobly, honorably, rightly. Adverb from kalos; well.

He makes
ποιεῖ (poiei)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 4160: (a) I make, manufacture, construct, (b) I do, act, cause. Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do.

even
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

the
τοὺς (tous)
Article - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

deaf
κωφοὺς (kōphous)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 2974: (lit: blunted) dumb, dull, deaf. From kopto; blunted, i.e. of hearing or speech.

to hear
ἀκούειν (akouein)
Verb - Present Infinitive Active
Strong's 191: To hear, listen, comprehend by hearing; pass: is heard, reported. A primary verb; to hear.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

the
τοὺς (tous)
Article - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

mute
ἀλάλους (alalous)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 216: Unable to speak or articulate; speechless. Mute.

to speak!”
λαλεῖν (lalein)
Verb - Present Infinitive Active
Strong's 2980: A prolonged form of an otherwise obsolete verb; to talk, i.e. Utter words.


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