English Standard Version
One of the two who heard John speak and followed Jesus was Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother.
King James Bible
One of the two which heard John speak, and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's brother.
American Standard Version
One of the two that heard John'speak , and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's brother.
And Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter, was one of the two who had heard of John, and followed him.
English Revised Version
One of the two that heard John speak, and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's brother.
Webster's Bible Translation
One of the two who heard John speak, and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's brother.
Weymouth New Testament
Andrew, Simon Peter's brother, was one of the two who heard John's exclamation and followed Jesus.
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CommentaryVincent's Word Studies
One of the two
The other being John.
Simon Peter's brother
The mention of Simon Peter before he has appeared in the narrative indicates the importance which the Evangelist attaches to him. It seems to assume a knowledge of the evangelic narrative on the part of the readers. See a similar instance of anticipating what is subsequently explained, in the mention of Mary, John 11:2.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
While walking 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.
Passing alongside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen.
On one occasion, while the crowd was pressing in on him to hear the word of God, he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret,
and he saw two boats by the lake, but the fishermen had gone out of them and were washing their nets.
He said to them, "Come and you will see." So they came and saw where he was staying, and they stayed with him that day, for it was about the tenth hour.
Jesus also was invited to the wedding with his disciples.
So the disciples said to one another, "Has anyone brought him something to eat?"
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