New American Standard Bible
When He had come back to Capernaum several days afterward, it was heard that He was at home.
King James Bible
And again he entered into Capernaum, after some days; and it was noised that he was in the house.
Darby Bible Translation
And he entered again into Capernaum after several days, and it was reported that he was at the house;
World English Bible
When he entered again into Capernaum after some days, it was heard that he was in the house.
Young's Literal Translation
And again he entered into Capernaum, after some days, and it was heard that he is in the house,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Into Capernaum - See the notes at Matthew 4:13.
After some days - The number of days is not known. Jesus probably remained long enough in the desert to heal the sick who were brought to him, and to give instructions to the multitudes who attended his preaching. Capernaum was not "the city" mentioned in Mark 1:45, and it is probable that there was no difficulty in his remaining there and preaching.
And it was noised ... - He entered the city, doubtless, privately; but his being there was soon known, and so great had his popularity become that multitudes pressed to hear him.
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and leaving Nazareth, He came and settled in Capernaum, which is by the sea, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali.
But he went out and began to proclaim it freely and to spread the news around, to such an extent that Jesus could no longer publicly enter a city, but stayed out in unpopulated areas; and they were coming to Him from everywhere.
And many were gathered together, so that there was no longer room, not even near the door; and He was speaking the word to them.
And He came home, and the crowd gathered again, to such an extent that they could not even eat a meal.
When he had left the crowd and entered the house, His disciples questioned Him about the parable.
When He came into the house, His disciples began questioning Him privately, "Why could we not drive it out?"
And He said to them, "No doubt you will quote this proverb to Me, 'Physician, heal yourself! Whatever we heard was done at Capernaum, do here in your hometown as well.'"
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