Matthew 4:18 NAS

The First Disciples

18 1Now as Jesus was walking by 2the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, 3Simon who was called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.

Study tools for Matthew 4:18

  • a 4:2 - Lit "later became;" or "afterward became"
  • b 4:7 - Lit "Again"
  • c 4:9 - Lit "prostrate Yourself"
  • d 4:10 - Or "fulfill religious duty to Him"
  • e 4:15 - Or "Toward the sea"
  • f 4:15 - Lit "nations", usually non-Jewish
  • g 4:17 - Or "proclaim"
  • h 4:19 - Lit "Come here after Me"
  • i 4:21 - Or "Jacob;" James is the Eng form of Jacob
  • j 4:21 - Gr "Joannes", Heb "Johanan"
  • k 4:23 - Or "good news"
  • l 4:24 - Lit "moonstruck"