37 He did not let anyone follow him except Peter, James and John the brother of James.

Read Mark 5:37 Using Other Translations

And he suffered no man to follow him, save Peter, and James, and John the brother of James.
And he allowed no one to follow him except Peter and James and John the brother of James.
Then Jesus stopped the crowd and wouldn’t let anyone go with him except Peter, James, and John (the brother of James).