Luke 5:3-8 NIV

3 He got into one of the boats, the one belonging to Simon, and asked him to put out a little from shore. Then he sat down and taught the people from the boat.1

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4 When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, "Put out into deep water, and let downa the nets for a catch."2

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    • b 5:4 - The Greek verb is plural.
      5 Simon answered, "Master,3 we've worked hard all night and haven't caught anything.4 But because you say so, I will let down the nets."

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      6 When they had done so, they caught such a large number of fish that their nets began to break.5

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      7 So they signaled their partners in the other boat to come and help them, and they came and filled both boats so full that they began to sink.
      8 When Simon Peter saw this, he fell at Jesus' knees and said, "Go away from me, Lord; I am a sinful man!"6

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