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Bible Commentaries

Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

Mark 4

1:2 prophet, (c-8) Many read 'in the prophets.' My impression is that it was originally 'in the prophet' simply. way. (d-21) Malachi 3:1 .

Verse 8

4:8 increasing; (a-14) These words agree literally with 'fruit,' and must be applied by general allusion either to the plant, or directly to its figurative purport.

Verse 12

4:12 be, (b-20) Or 'perhaps.' see Matthew 13:29 ; Matthew 15:32 ; Matthew 25:9 ; Acts 5:39 ; 'perhaps' is, I suspect, the sense. see also Matthew 5:25 . forgiven. (c-29) See Isaiah 6:9-10 .

Verse 19

4:19 life, (d-5) Aion . see Note h, Matthew 13:22 .

Verse 21

4:21 bushel (e-17) See Matthew 5:15 .

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Darby, John. "Commentary on Mark 4". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". 1857-67.