Luke 5:1



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now it happened that while the crowd was pressing around Him and listening to the word of God, He was standing by the lake of Gennesaret;

King James Version

And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret,

International Standard Version

One day, as the crowd was pressing in on him to listen to God's word, Jesus was standing by the lake of Gennesaret.

A Conservative Version

Now it came to pass, while the multitude pressed upon him to hear the word of God, and having stood still, he was beside the lake of Gennesaret.

American Standard Version

Now it came to pass, while the multitude pressed upon him and heard the word of God, that he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret;

Amplified

Now it occurred that while the people pressed upon Jesus to hear the message of God, He was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret (Sea of Galilee).

An Understandable Version

Now it happened while Jesus was standing on the shore of Lake Genneseret [i.e., Lake Galilee] that the crowd was pushing closer to Him to hear God's message.

Anderson New Testament

And it came to pass while the multitude was pressing on him to hear the word of God, and he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret,

Bible in Basic English

Now it came about that while the people came pushing to be near him, and to have knowledge of the word of God, he was by a wide stretch of water named Gennesaret;

Common New Testament

Now as the people pressed around him to hear the word of God, he was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret.

Daniel Mace New Testament

One day, as the people press'd after him to hear his divine preaching, he came near the lake of Gennesereth,

Darby Translation

And it came to pass, as the crowd pressed on him to hear the word of God, that he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret:

Godbey New Testament

And it came to pass, while the multitude is pressing on Him to hear the word of God, and He was standing by the lake of Gennesaret;

Goodspeed New Testament

Once as the crowd was pressing about him to hear God's message, he happened to be standing by the Lake of Gennesaret,

Holman Bible

As the crowd was pressing in on Jesus to hear God's word, He was standing by Lake Gennesaret.

John Wesley New Testament

And as the multitude pressed on him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesareth,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret

Julia Smith Translation

And it was the crowd pressing close upon him to hear the word of God, and he was standing near the lake of Gennesaret,

King James 2000

And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret,

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now it happened that while the crowd was pressing around him and hearing the word of God, he was standing beside the lake of Gennesaret,

Modern King James verseion

And it happened that the crowd pressed on Him to hear the Word of God, He stood by the lake of Gennesaret.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

It came to pass as the people pressed upon him, to hear the word of God, that he stood by the lake of Gennesaret:

Moffatt New Testament

Now as the crowd were pressing on him to listen to the word of God, he saw, as he stood beside the lake of Gennesaret,

Montgomery New Testament

On one occasion when he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret, the crowd pressed upon him to listen to the word of God.

NET Bible

Now Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, and the crowd was pressing around him to hear the word of God.

New Heart English Bible

Now it happened, while the crowd pressed on him and heard the word of God, that he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret.

New simplified Bible

Jesus stood by the Lake of Gennesaret as the crowds pressed in upon him in order to hear the word of God.

Noyes New Testament

And it came to pass, as the multitude was pressing upon him and hearing the word of God, that he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret,

Sawyer New Testament

And as the multitude pressed upon him to hear the word of God, and he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret,

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass, while the multitude was pressing upon him, and was hearing the word of God, that, he, was standing near the lake of Gennesaret;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

AND it came to pass, as the multitude were thronging upon him, in order to hear the word of God, that he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Once, when the people were pressing round Jesus as the listened to God's Message, he happened to be standing by the shore of the Lake of Gennesaret, and saw two boats close to the shore.

Webster

And it came to pass, that as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret.

Weymouth New Testament

On one occasion the crowd was pressing on Him and listening to God's Message, while He was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret.

Williams New Testament

Once as the crowd was pressing against Him to hear the message of God, He found Himself standing on the shore of Lake Gennesaret.

World English Bible

Now it happened, while the multitude pressed on him and heard the word of God, that he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret.

Worrell New Testament

Now it came to pass, as the multitude was pressing upon Him, and hearing the word of God, that He was standing by the lake Gennesaret;

Worsley New Testament

And when the people were pressing on Him to hear the word of God, as He stood by the lake of Gennesareth, seeing two vessels at the edge of the lake,

Youngs Literal Translation

And it came to pass, in the multitude pressing on him to hear the word of God, that he was standing beside the lake of Gennesaret,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

it came to pass
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be , come to pass , be made , be done , come , become , God forbid , arise , have , be fulfilled , be married to , be preferred , not tr , , vr done
Usage: 531

that, as
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

the people
ὄχλος 
Ochlos 
Usage: 172

ἐπίκειμαι 
Epikeimai 
press upon , be instant , lie , be laid thereon , lie on , be laid upon , be imposed on
Usage: 7


him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

to hear
ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

the word
λόγος 
Logos 
word , saying , account , speech , Word , thing , not tr ,
Usage: 256

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

he

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

ἵστημι 
histemi 
stand , set , establish , stand still , stand by , , vr stand
Usage: 129

by
παρά 
Para 
of , with , from , by ... side , at , than ,
Usage: 145

the lake
λίμνη 
Limne 
Usage: 8

Context Readings

Jesus Calls His First Disciples

1 Now it happened that while the crowd was pressing around Him and listening to the word of God, He was standing by the lake of Gennesaret; 2 and He saw two boats lying at the edge of the lake; but the fishermen had gotten out of them and were washing their nets.


Cross References

Numbers 34:11

and the border shall go down from Shepham to Riblah on the east side of Ain; and the border shall go down and reach to the slope on the east side of the Sea of Chinnereth.

Joshua 12:3

and the Arabah as far as the Sea of Chinneroth toward the east, and as far as the sea of the Arabah, even the Salt Sea, eastward toward Beth-jeshimoth, and on the south, at the foot of the slopes of Pisgah;

Matthew 4:18-22

Now as Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon who was called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.

Matthew 14:34

When they had crossed over, they came to land at Gennesaret.

Mark 1:16-20

As He was going along by the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and Andrew, the brother of Simon, casting a net in the sea; for they were fishermen.

Deuteronomy 3:17

the Arabah also, with the Jordan as a border, from Chinnereth even as far as the sea of the Arabah, the Salt Sea, at the foot of the slopes of Pisgah on the east.

Matthew 11:12

"From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and violent men take it by force.

Mark 3:9

And He told His disciples that a boat should stand ready for Him because of the crowd, so that they would not crowd Him;

Mark 5:24

And He went off with him; and a large crowd was following Him and pressing in on Him.

Mark 6:53

When they had crossed over they came to land at Gennesaret, and moored to the shore.

Luke 8:45

And Jesus said, "Who is the one who touched Me?" And while they were all denying it, Peter said, "Master, the people are crowding and pressing in on You."

Luke 12:1

Under these circumstances, after so many thousands of people had gathered together that they were stepping on one another, He began saying to His disciples first of all, "Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.



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