Matthew 4:18 NIV

Jesus Calls His First Disciples

18 As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen.

References for Matthew 4:18

Study tools for Matthew 4:18

  • a 4:1 - The Greek for "tempted" can also mean "tested" .
  • b 4:4 - Deut. 8:3
  • c 4:6 - Psalm 91:11,12
  • d 4:7 - Deut. 6:16
  • e 4:10 - Deut. 6:13
  • f 4:16 - Isaiah 9:1,2
  • g 4:25 - That is, the Ten Cities