Matthew 4:12-17 LEB

Public Ministry in Galilee

12 Now [when he]a heard that John {had been arrested},b he withdrew into Galilee.

References for Matthew 4:12

    • š 4:12 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("heard") which is understood as temporal
    • › 4:12 - Literally "had been handed over"
      13 And leaving Nazareth, he went [and]c lived in Capernaum by the sea, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali,

      References for Matthew 4:13

        • œ 4:13 - *Here "[and]" is supplied because the previous participle ("went") has been translated as a finite verb
          14 in order that what was spoken by the prophet Isaiah would be fulfilled, who said,
          15 "Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, {toward the sea},d on the other side of the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentilese--

          References for Matthew 4:15

            •  4:15 - Literally "the way of the sea"
            • ž 4:15 - Or "nations"; the same Greek word can be translated "nations" or "Gentiles" depending on the context
              16 the people who sit in darkness have seen a great light, and the ones who sit in the land and shadow of death, a light has dawned on them."f

              References for Matthew 4:16

                • Ÿ 4:16 - A quotation from Isa 9:1
                  17 From that time [on], Jesus began to preach and to say, "Repent, because the kingdom of heaven is near."