Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
his stile in publick was figurative, but he explain'd every thing to his disciples in private.
And the disciples came, and said to him, why do you speak to them in parables?
Then Jesus went to the mount of olives.