New Living Translation
"What do you mean, 'If I can'?" Jesus asked. "Anything is possible if a person believes."
King James Bible
Jesus said unto him, If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jesus said to him, The 'if thou couldst' is if thou couldst believe: all things are possible to him that believes.
World English Bible
Jesus said to him, "If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes."
Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus said to him, 'If thou art able to believe! all things are possible to the one that is believing;'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:23 If thou canst believe - As if he had said, The thing does not turn on my power, but on thy faith. I can do all things: canst thou believe?
Library'Salt in Yourselves'
'Have salt in yourselves, and have peace one with another.'--Mark ix. 50. In the context 'salt' is employed to express the preserving, purifying, divine energy which is otherwise spoken of as 'fire.' The two emblems produce the same result. They both salt--that is, they cleanse and keep. And if in the one we recognise the quick energy of the Divine Spirit as the central idea, no less are we to see the same typified under a slightly different aspect in the other. The fire transforms into its own substance …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
'This is My Beloved Son: Hear Him'
"You don't have enough faith," Jesus told them. "I tell you the truth, if you had faith even as small as a mustard seed, you could say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it would move. Nothing would be impossible."
The spirit often throws him into the fire or into water, trying to kill him. Have mercy on us and help us, if you can."
The father instantly cried out, "I do believe, but help me overcome my unbelief!"
Jesus responded, "Didn't I tell you that you would see God's glory if you believe?"
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