Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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

And immediately He called out to them, and [ abandoning all mutual claims] they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and went off after Him [ to be His disciples, side with His party, and follow Him].

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.

Common New Testament

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And straightway he called them; and leaving their father Zebedee in the ship 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 Going on a little farther, he saw James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat repairing their nets. 20 He immediately called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him. 21 Then they went to Capernaum. As soon as it was the Sabbaths, Jesus went into the synagogue and began to teach.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 33:9

the one who told his mother and father, "I don't know them,' and who would neither acknowledge his brothers nor know his own children. For they kept your word and guarded your covenant.

1 Kings 19:20

He abandoned the oxen, ran off to follow Elijah, and asked him, "Please, let me kiss my mother and father good-bye, and then I'll come after you." "Go back again," Elijah replied. "What have I done to you?"

Matthew 4:21-22

Going on from there he saw two other brothers James, son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat with their father Zebedee repairing their nets. When he called them,

Matthew 8:21-22

Then another of his disciples told him, "Lord, first let me go and bury my father."

Matthew 10:37

"The one who loves his father or mother more than me isn't worthy of me, and the one who loves a son or daughter more than me isn't worthy of me.

Mark 10:29

Jesus said, "I tell all of you with certainty, there is no one who has left his home, brothers, sisters, mother, father, children, or fields because of me and the gospel

Luke 14:26

"If anyone comes to me and does not hate his father, mother, wife, children, brothers, and sisters, as well as his own life, he can't be my disciple.

2 Corinthians 5:16

So then, from now on we do not think of anyone from a human point of view. Even if we did think of the Messiah from a human point of view, we don't think of him that way anymore.

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