Matthew 4:12-17 NAS

Jesus Begins His Ministry

12 Now when Jesus heard that 1John had been taken into custody, 2He withdrew into Galilee;

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13 and leaving Nazareth, He came and 3settled in Capernaum, which is by the sea, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali.

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14 This was to fulfill what was spoken through Isaiah the prophet:
15 "4THE LAND OF ZEBULUN AND THE LAND OF NAPHTALI, aBY THE WAY OF THE SEA, BEYOND THE JORDAN, GALILEE OF THE bGENTILES -

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    • “ 4:15 - Or "Toward the sea"
    • ” 4:15 - Lit "nations", usually non-Jewish
      16 "5THE PEOPLE WHO WERE SITTING IN DARKNESS SAW A GREAT LIGHT, AND THOSE WHO WERE SITTING IN THE LAND AND SHADOW OF DEATH, UPON THEM A LIGHT DAWNED."

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      17 6From that time Jesus began to cpreach and say, "7Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."

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