and when he was sitting upon the mount of Olives over-against the temple, Peter, James, John, and Andrew said to him in private, tell us,
When they drew nigh to Jerusalem, and were come to Bepthphage, to the mount of Olives, Jesus dispatched two disciples,
his stile in publick was figurative, but he explain'd every thing to his disciples in private.
Then Jesus leaving the multitude, went into the house: and his disciples coming to him, said, explain to us the parable of the tares of the field.
After six days, Jesus took Peter, James, and John his brother, in private to the top of a high mountain.
And when he was upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came to him in private, and said, tell us when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of this age?
Now as he walked by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon, and Andrew his brother, casting their net into the sea:
and he suffered no man to follow him, except Peter, and James, and John the brother of James:
Six days after Jesus took Peter, James and John, and accompanied them up a high mountain in private; and was transfigured in their presence.
Then James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came to him, and said, we desire you would grant us what we request.
but he took with him Peter, James, and John. then he began to be in a great consternation and anguish of mind. and he said to them; my soul is exceeding sorrowful,
Andrew, Simon Peter's brother, was one of the two disciples, who had followed Jesus, after they had heard what John had said.