Mark 1:20
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Immediately He called them; and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, and went away to follow Him.

King James Bible
And straightway he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him.

Darby Bible Translation
and straightway he called them; and leaving their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, they went away after him.

World English Bible
Immediately he called them, and they left their father, Zebedee, in the boat with the hired servants, and went after him.

Young's Literal Translation
and immediately he called them, and, having left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired servants, they went away after him.

Mark 1:20 Parallel
Commentary

Mark 1:20 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Strong Forerunner and the Stronger Son
'The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God; 2. As it is written in the prophets, Behold, I send My messenger before Thy face, which shall prepare Thy way before Thee. 3. The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make His paths straight. 4. John did baptize in the wilderness, and preach the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins. 5. And there went out unto him all the land of Judaea, and they of Jerusalem, and were all baptized of him in
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

A Parable in a Miracle
'And there came a leper to Him, beseeching Him, and kneeling down to Him, and saying unto Him, If Thou wilt, Thou canst make me clean. 41. And Jesus, moved with compassion, put forth His hand, and touched him, and saith unto him, I will; he thou clean. 42. And as soon as He had spoken, immediately the leprosy departed from him, and he was cleansed.'--Mark i. 40-42. Christ's miracles are called wonders--that is, deeds which, by their exceptional character, arrest attention and excite surprise. Further,
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

"The Kingdom of God is at Hand"
The Messiah's coming had been first announced in Judea. In the temple at Jerusalem the birth of the forerunner had been foretold to Zacharias as he ministered before the altar. On the hills of Bethlehem the angels had proclaimed the birth of Jesus. To Jerusalem the magi had come in search of Him. In the temple Simeon and Anna had testified to His divinity. "Jerusalem, and all Judea" had listened to the preaching of John the Baptist; and the deputation from the Sanhedrin, with the multitude, had heard
Ellen Gould White—The Desire of Ages

The Call by the Sea
Day was breaking over the Sea of Galilee. The disciples, weary with a night of fruitless toil, were still in their fishing boats on the lake. Jesus had come to spend a quiet hour by the waterside. In the early morning He hoped for a little season of rest from the multitude that followed Him day after day. But soon the people began to gather about Him. Their numbers rapidly increased, so that He was pressed upon all sides. Meanwhile the disciples had come to land. In order to escape the pressure of
Ellen Gould White—The Desire of Ages

Cross References
Matthew 4:21
Going on from there He saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, in the boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets; and He called them.

Mark 1:19
Going on a little farther, He saw James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, who were also in the boat mending the nets.

Mark 1:21
They went into Capernaum; and immediately on the Sabbath He entered the synagogue and began to teach.

Luke 5:11
When they had brought their boats to land, they left everything and followed Him.

Jump to Previous
Boat Delay Follow Followed Hired Immediately Leaving Servants Ship Straightway Zabdi Zebedee Zeb'edee
Jump to Next
Boat Delay Follow Followed Hired Immediately Leaving Servants Ship Straightway Zabdi Zebedee Zeb'edee
Links
Mark 1:20 NIV
Mark 1:20 NLT
Mark 1:20 ESV
Mark 1:20 NASB
Mark 1:20 KJV

Mark 1:20 Bible Apps
Mark 1:20 Biblia Paralela
Mark 1:20 Chinese Bible
Mark 1:20 French Bible
Mark 1:20 German Bible

Mark 1:20 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Mark 1:19
Top of Page
Top of Page