John 1:38-48 CSB

38 When Jesus turned and noticed them following Him, He asked them, "What are you looking for?" They said to Him, "Rabbi" (which means "Teacher"), "where are You staying?"
39 "Come and you'll see," He replied. So they went and saw where He was staying, and they stayed with Him that day. It was about 10 in the morning.a

References for John 1:39

    • € 1:39 - Lit about the tenth hour. Various methods of reckoning time were used in the ancient world. John probably used a different method from the other 3 Gospels. If John used the same method of time reckoning as the other 3 Gospels, the translation would be: It was about four in the afternoon.
      40 Andrew, Simon Peter's brother, was one of the two who heard John and followed Him.
      41 He first found his own brother Simon and told him, "We have found the Messiah!"b (which means "Anointed One"),

      References for John 1:41

        •  1:41 - In the NT, the word Messiah translates the Gk word Christos ("Anointed One"), except here and in Jn 4:25 where it translates Messias.
          42 and he brought [Simon] to Jesus. When Jesus saw him, He said, "You are Simon, son of John. c You will be called Cephas" (which means "Rock").

          References for John 1:42

            • ‚ 1:42 - Other mss read Simon, son of Jonah

              Philip and Nathanael

              43 The next day Hed decided to leave for Galilee. Jesus found Philip and told him, "Follow Me!"

              References for John 1:43

                • ƒ 1:43 - Or he, referring either to Peter (v. 42) or Andrew (vv. 40-41)
                  44 Now Philip was from Bethsaida, the hometown of Andrew and Peter.
                  45 Philip found Nathanaele and told him, "We have found the One Moses wrote about in the Law (and so did the prophets): Jesus the son of Joseph, from Nazareth!"

                  References for John 1:45

                    • „ 1:45 - Probably the Bartholomew of the other Gospels and Acts
                      46 "Can anything good come out of Nazareth?" Nathanael asked him. "Come and see," Philip answered.
                      47 Then Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward Him and said about him, "Here is a true Israelite; no deceit is in him."
                      48 "How do you know me?" Nathanael asked. "Before Philip called you, when you were under the fig tree, I saw you," Jesus answered.