Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat down, while the entire crowd stood on the shore.
So Jesus got into one of the boats (the one that belonged to Simon) and asked him to push out a little from the shore. Then he sat down and began to teach the crowds from the boat.
The scepter will not depart from Judah, nor a ruler's staff from between his feet, until the one comes, who owns them both, and to him will belong the allegiance of nations.
Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea, and from across the Jordan followed him.
Large crowds came to him, bringing with them the lame, the blind, the crippled, those unable to talk, and many others. They placed them at his feet, and he healed them.
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.
Now while a large crowd was gathering and people were coming to Jesus from every city, he said in a parable: