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And he said unto another, Follow me. But he said, Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my father.

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Follow me

Matthew 4:19
And he said unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.
Matthew 9:9
And as Jesus passed forth from there, he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said unto him, Follow me. And he arose, and followed him.
Matthew 16:24
Then said Jesus unto his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.


1 Kings 19:20
And he left the oxen, and ran after Elijah, and said, Let me, I pray you, kiss my father and my mother, and then I will follow you. And he said unto him, Go back again: for what have I done to you?
Haggai 1:2
Thus speaks the LORD of hosts, saying, This people say, The time is not come, the time that the LORD'S house should be built.
Matthew 6:33
But seek you first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
Matthew 8:21
And another of his disciples said unto him, Lord, allow me first to go and bury my father.

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Ezekiel 44:25
And they shall come near no dead person to defile themselves: but for father, or for mother, or for son, or for daughter, for brother, or for sister that has had no husband, they may defile themselves.
Matthew 4:22
And they immediately left the ship and their father, and followed him.
Luke 5:28
And he left all, rose up, and followed him.