Parallel Verses

Common New Testament

And immediately he called them; and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, and followed him.

New American Standard Bible

Immediately He called them; and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, and went away to follow Him.

King James Version

And straightway he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him.

Holman Bible

Immediately He called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed Him.

International Standard Version

He immediately called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him.

A Conservative Version

And straightaway he called them. And having left their father Zebedee in the boat with the workmen, they went behind him.

American Standard Version

And straightway he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, and went after him.

Amplified

Immediately Jesus called to them; and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired workers, and went away to follow Him [becoming His disciples, believing and trusting in Him and following His example].

An Understandable Version

Immediately He called them [to become His followers] and they left their father, Zebedee, and went along with Him.

Anderson New Testament

And he immediately called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him.

Bible in Basic English

And he said, Come after me: and they went away from their father Zebedee, who was in the boat with the servants, and came after him.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the people he had hired, and went after him.

Darby Translation

and straightway he called them; and leaving their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, they went away after him.

Godbey New Testament

and immediately He called them. And having left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired hands, they departed after Him.

Goodspeed New Testament

He immediately called them. And they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and went off after him.

John Wesley New Testament

And he called them; and immediately leaving their father Zebedee in the vessel with the hired servants, they went after him.

Julia Smith Translation

And quickly he called them: and having left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hirelings; they went after him.

King James 2000

And immediately he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And immediately he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men [and] went away after him.

Modern King James verseion

And immediately He called them. And they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants and went after Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And anon he called them. And they left their father Zebedee in the ship with his hired servants, and went their way after him.

Moffatt New Testament

he called them at once, and they left their father Zebedaeus in the boat with the crew and went to follow him.

Montgomery New Testament

Straightway he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants and went after him.

NET Bible

Immediately he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him.

New Heart English Bible

And immediately he called them, and they left their father, Zebedee, in the boat with the hired servants, and went after him.

Noyes New Testament

and immediately he called them. And leaving their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men, they went after him.

Sawyer New Testament

and he immediately called them. And leaving their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired men, they went away after him.

The Emphasized Bible

and, straightway, he called them, - and, leaving their father Zebedee in the boat, with the hired men, they came away after him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And immediately he called them: and leaving their father Zebedee in the vessel with the hirelings, they went after him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Jesus at once called them, and they left their father Zebediah in the boat with the crew, and went after him.

Webster

And immediately he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, and went after him.

Weymouth New Testament

They therefore left their father Zabdi in the boat with the hired men, and went and followed Him.

Williams New Testament

He at once called them. They left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men, and went after Him.

World English Bible

Immediately he called them, and they left their father, Zebedee, in the boat with the hired servants, and went after him.

Worrell New Testament

And straightway He called them; and leaving their father Zebedee in the boat, with the hired servants, they went away after Him.

Worsley New Testament

and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the men he had hired, and went along with Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and immediately he called them, and, having left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, they went away after him.

Interlinear

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

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

εὐθέως 
Eutheos 
Usage: 61

he called
καλέω 
Kaleo 
call, bid, be so named, named ,
Usage: 106


Usage: 0

and

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

ἀφίημι 
Aphiemi 
Usage: 57


Usage: 0

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

Ζεβεδαῖος 
Zebedaios 
Usage: 12

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

the ship
πλοῖον 
Ploion 
Usage: 66

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

μισθωτός 
Misthotos 
Usage: 1

and went
ἀπέρχομαι 
Aperchomai 
go, depart, go, go away, come,
Usage: 97

ὄπίσω 
Opiso 
Usage: 20

Context Readings

Jesus Calls His First Disciples

19 When he had gone a little farther from there, he saw James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, who also were in the boat mending their nets. 20 And immediately he called them; and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, and followed him. 21 And they went into Capernaum, and immediately on the Sabbath he entered the synagogue and taught.


Cross References

Matthew 4:21-22

Going on from there, he saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, in the boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets. And he called them,

Matthew 8:21-22

Another of the disciples said to him, "Lord, let me first go and bury my father."

Matthew 10:37

He who loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me; and he who loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me;

Mark 10:29

Jesus said, "Truly, I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or lands, for my sake and for the gospel,

Luke 14:26

"If any one comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple.

2 Corinthians 5:16

From now on, therefore, we regard no one from a fleshly point of view; even though we once regarded Christ from a fleshly point of view, we regard him thus no longer.

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