Parallel Bible results for Matthew 4:12-22

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Matthew 4:12-22

NRS 12 Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. NIV 12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he returned to Galilee. NRS 13 He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun and Naphtali, NIV 13 Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum, which was by the lake in the area of Zebulun and Naphtali-- NRS 14 so that what had been spoken through the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled: NIV 14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah: NRS 15 "Land of Zebulun, land of Naphtali, on the road by the sea, across the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles— NIV 15 "Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, the way to the sea, along the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles-- NRS 16 the people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and for those who sat in the region and shadow of death light has dawned." NIV 16 the people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned." NRS 17 From that time Jesus began to proclaim, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near." NIV 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near." NRS 18 As he walked by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea—for they were fishermen. NIV 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. NRS 19 And he said to them, "Follow me, and I will make you fish for people." NIV 19 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." NRS 20 Immediately they left their nets and followed him. NIV 20 At once they left their nets and followed him. NRS 21 As he went from there, he saw two other brothers, James son of Zebedee and his brother John, in the boat with their father Zebedee, mending their nets, and he called them. NIV 21 Going on from there, he saw two other brothers, James son of Zebedee and his brother John. They were in a boat with their father Zebedee, preparing their nets. Jesus called them, NRS 22 Immediately they left the boat and their father, and followed him. NIV 22 and immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him.