Jesus went out again beside the sea. The whole crowd kept coming to him, and he kept teaching them.
But when the man left, he began to proclaim it freely. He spread the news so widely that Jesus could no longer enter a town openly, but had to stay out in deserted places. Still, people kept coming to him from everywhere.
Wisdom cries out in the street; she raises her voice in the public squares.
As Jesus went on from there, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the tax collector's desk and told him, "Follow me." So he got up and followed him.
Such a large crowd gathered that there wasn't room for them, even in front of the door. Jesus was speaking his message to them
So Jesus withdrew with his disciples to the sea. A large crowd from Galilee, Judea,
Then he went home. Such a large crowd gathered again that Jesus and his disciples couldn't even eat.
Then Jesus began to teach again beside the sea. Such a large crowd gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while the entire crowd remained beside the sea on the shore.