Parallel Verses

Twentieth Century New Testament

"Come and follow me," Jesus said, "and I will set you to fish for men."

New American Standard Bible

And Jesus said to them, “Follow Me, and I will make you become fishers of men.”

King James Version

And Jesus said unto them, Come ye after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men.

Holman Bible

“Follow Me,” Jesus told them, “and I will make you fish for people!”

International Standard Version

Jesus told them, "Follow me, and I'll make you fishers of people!"

A Conservative Version

And Jesus said to them, Come ye behind me, and I will make you to become fishermen of men.

American Standard Version

And Jesus said unto them, Come ye after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men.

Amplified

And Jesus said to them, Follow Me [as My disciples, accepting Me as your Master and Teacher and walking the same path of life that I walk], and I will make you fishers of men.”

An Understandable Version

And Jesus said to them, "Come, follow me and I will make you fishermen for people."

Anderson New Testament

And Jesus said to them: Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.

Bible in Basic English

And Jesus said to them, Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.

Common New Testament

And Jesus said to them, "Come follow me, and I will make you become fishers of men."

Daniel Mace New Testament

(for they were fishers) and Jesus said to them, follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.

Darby Translation

And Jesus said to them, Come after me, and I will make you become fishers of men;

Godbey New Testament

Jesus said to them, Come after me, and I will make you to be fishers of men.

Goodspeed New Testament

Jesus said to them, "Come, follow me, and I will make you fish for men."

John Wesley New Testament

casting a net into the sea (for they were fishers) And Jesus said to them, Come ye after me, and I will make you fishers of men.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jesus said to them, Come after me, and I will make you to become fishermen of men.

King James 2000

And Jesus said unto them, Come after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jesus said to them, "{Follow} me and I will make you become fishers of people."

Modern King James verseion

And Jesus said to them, Come after Me and I will make you fishers of men.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Jesus said unto them, "Follow me, and I will make you to be fishers of men."

Moffatt New Testament

so Jesus said to them, "Come, follow me and I will make you fish for men."

Montgomery New Testament

so Jesus said to them, "Come after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men."

NET Bible

Jesus said to them, "Follow me, and I will turn you into fishers of people."

New Heart English Bible

Jesus said to them, "Come after me, and I will make you into fishers for men."

Noyes New Testament

And Jesus said to them, Come after me, and I will cause you to become fishers of men.

Sawyer New Testament

And Jesus said to them, Come after me, and I will make you fishermen of men.

The Emphasized Bible

and Jesus said unto them - Come after me, and I will make you become fishers of men;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And Jesus said to them, Come after me, and I will appoint you to be fishers of men:

Webster

And Jesus said to them, Come ye after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men.

Weymouth New Testament

"Come and follow me," said Jesus, "and I will make you fishers for men."

Williams New Testament

So Jesus said to them, "Come, follow me, and I will make you fishermen for catching men."

World English Bible

Jesus said to them, "Come after me, and I will make you into fishers for men."

Worrell New Testament

And Jesus said to them, "Come after Me, and I will make you to become fishers of men."

Worsley New Testament

(for they were fishermen,) and Jesus said unto them, Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men:

Youngs Literal Translation

and Jesus said to them, 'Come ye after me, and I shall make you to become fishers of men;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824


Usage: 0

Come ye
δεῦτε 
Deute 
Usage: 3

ὄπίσω 
Opiso 
Usage: 20

me
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

I will make
ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

to become
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

ἁλιεύς 
Halieus 
Usage: 3

Devotionals

Devotionals about Mark 1:17

Images Mark 1:17

Context Readings

Jesus Calls His First Disciples

16 As Jesus was going along the shore of the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting a net in the Sea, for they were fishermen. 17  "Come and follow me," Jesus said, "and I will set you to fish for men." 18 They left their nets at once, and followed him.


Cross References

Matthew 4:19-20

"Come and follow me," Jesus said, "and I will set you to fish for men."

Luke 5:10

And so, too, were James and John, Zebediah's sons, who were Simon's partners. "Do not be afraid," Jesus said to Simon; "from to-day you shall catch men."

Acts 2:38-41

"Repent," answered Peter, "and be baptized every one of you in the Faith of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and then you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

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