Mark 1:14-20 NIV

Jesus Announces the Good News

14 After John was put in prison, Jesus went into Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God.

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15 “The time has come,” he said. “The kingdom of God has come near. Repent and believe the good news!”

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Jesus Calls His First Disciples

16 As Jesus walked beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen.

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      17 “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.”
      18 At once they left their nets and followed him.

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      19 When he had gone a little farther, he saw James son of Zebedee and his brother John in a boat, preparing their nets.
      20 Without delay he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him.