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MATT. Iv. 13-16.
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they went into Capernaum; and inheritance of the tribe of the children straightway on the sabbath day he en- of Naphtali according to their famitered into the synagogue, and taught, lies, the cities and their villages. Mark i. 21. And entered into a ship,
VER. 14. and went over the sea towards CaperAnd it was now dark, and
“Ινα πληρωθή το ρηθέν διά Ησαΐου του: Jesus was not come to them, John vi Trpopótov, abyovroco 17. When the people therefore saw
That a it might be fulfilled which was that Jesus was not there, neither his spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, disciples, they also took shipping, and a See parallels on ver. 22. chap. i. came to Capemaum, seeking for Jesus,
VER. 15. 94. These things said be in the synagogue, as he taught in Capenaum, θαλάσσης, πέραν του Ιορδάνου, Γαλιλαία
Γη Ζαβουλών και γή Νεφθαλείμ, οδον 59.
των εθνών. . And the third lot came up for the children of Zebulon according to their The land of Zubulon, and the land of families: and the border of their inhe- Nephthalim, by the way of the sea, beritance was unto Sarid: And their yond Jordan, a Galilee of the Gentiles ; border went up towards the sea, and a And they appointed Kedesh in Maralah, and reached to Dabbasheth, Galilee in mount Naphtali, and Sheand reached to the river that is before chem in mount Ephraim, and KirjathJokneam; And turned from Sarid arba, which is Hebron, in the mouneastward towards the sun-rising unto tain of Judah, Jos. xx. 7. And out of the border of Chisloth-tabor, and then the tribe of Naphtali, Kedesh in Galigoeth out to Daberath, and goeth up lee with her suburbs, to be a city of reto Japhia, And from thence passetħ fuge for the slayer; and Hammoth-dor on along on the east to Gittah-hepher, with her suburbs, and Kartan with her to Ittah-kazin, and goeth out to Rem- suburbs; three cities, xxi. 32. In the mon-methoar to Neah; and the bor- days of Pekah king of Israel came der compasseth it on the north-side to Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria, and Hannathon : and the outgoings there- took Ijon, and Abel-beth-maachah, of are in the valley of Jiphthah-el: and and Janoah, and Kedesh, and Hazor, Kattath, and Nahallal, and Shimron, and Gilead, and Galilee, all the land and Idalah, and Beth-lehem : twelve of Naphtali, and carried them captive cities with their villages. This is the to Assyria, 2 Kings xv. 29. inheritance of the children of Zebulon
VER. 16. according to their families, these cities
“Ο λαός, ο καθήμενος εν σκότει, είδε φώς with their villages, Josh. xix. 10-16.
dThe sixth lot came out to the chil: réya, xal tois xaonpuévoice ky zápą tar dren of Naphtali, even for the children
σκιά θανάτου, φώς ανέτειλεν αυτοίς. of Naphtali according to their fami
The people a which sat in darkness saw lies. And their coast was from He- great light: and to them which sat in leph, from Allon to Zaanannim, and the region band shadow of death, light is Adami, Nekeb, and Jabneel, unto La- sprung up. and the outgoings thereof were
a Nevertheless the dimness shall not at Jordan: And then the coast turn-be such as was in her yexation, when eth westward to Aznoth-tabor; and at the first he lightly afflicted the land goeth out from thence to Hukkok, of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and reacheth to Zebulon on the south- and afterward did more grievously afside, and reacheth to Asher on the flict her by the way of the sea, beyond west-side, and to Judah upon Jordan Jordan, in Galilee of the nations. The towards the sun-rising. And the fenced people that walked in darkness have cities are Ziddim, Zer, and Hammath, seen a great light: they that dwell in Rakkath, and Chinnereth, and Ada- the land of the shadow of death, upon mah, and Ramah, and Hazor, And them hath the light shined, Isa. ix. Kedesh, and Edrei, and En-hazor, And 2. Such as sit in darkness and in the Iron, and Migdal-el, Horem, and Beth- shadow of death, being bound in afflicanath, and Bethshemesh; nineteen tion and iron; Because they rebelled cities with their villages. This is the against the words of God, and con
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MATT. IV. 16.
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temned the counsel of the Most High. and hath translated us into the kingTherefore he brought down their heart dom of his dear Son, Col. i. 13. Ye with labour; they fell down, and are all the children of light, and the there was none to help. Then they children of the day; we are not of the cried unto the Lord in their trouble, night, nor of darkness, 1 Thess. v. and he saved them out of their dis- 5. But ye are a chosen generation, tresses. He brought them out of dark- a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a ness and the shadow of death, and peculiar people; that ye should shew brake their bands in sunder, Psal.cvii. forth the praises of him who hath call10--14. To open the blind eyes, to bring ed you out of darkness into his marout the prisoners from the prison, vellous light, 1 Pet. ii. 9. This then and them that sit in darkness out of is the message which we have heard the prison-house, Isa. xlii. 7. Who is of him, and declare unto you, That among you that feareth the LORD, that God is light, and in him is no darkobeyeth the voice of his servant, that, ness at all. If we say that we have walketh in darkness, and hath no light? fellowship with him, and walk in darklet him trust in the name of the LORD, ness, we lie, and do not the truth, 1 and stay upon his God, 1. 10. Arise, John i. 5, 6. Again, a new commandshine;for thy light is come, and the glo- ment I write unto you, which thing ry of the LORD is risen upon thee. For, is true in him and in you : because the behold, the darkness shall cover the darkness is past, and the true light now earth, and gross darkness the people : shineth. He that saith he is in the but the LORD shall arise upon thee, light, and hateth his brother, is in darkand his glory shall be seen upon thee. ness even until now, ii. 8, 9. And the And the Gentiles shall come to thy fifth angel poured out his vial upon the light, and kings to the brightness of thy seat of the beast; and bis kingdom rising, lx. 1—3. Rejoice not against was full of darkness, Rev. xvi. 10. me, o mine enemy: when I fall, I b Let darkness and the shadow of shall arise; when I sit in darkness, death stain it; let a cloud dwell upon the LORD shall be a light unto me, it; let the blackness of the day terMic. vii. 8. Through the tender mer- rify it, Job iii. 5. Before I go whence cy of our God; whereby the day- I shall not return, even to the land of spring from on high hath visited us, To darkness and the shadow of death. give light to them that sit in darkness A land of darkness, as darkness itself : and in the shadow of death, to guide and of the shadow of death, without our feet into the way of peace, Luke any order, and where the light is as i. 78, 79. A light to lighten the Gen- darkness, X. 21, 22. There is no darktiles, and the glory of thy people Is- ness, nor shadow of death, where the rael, ii. 32. And the light shineth in workers of iniquity may hide themdarkness; and the darkness compre- selves, xxxiv. 22. Have the gates of hended it not, John i. 5. And this is death been opened unto thee? or hast the condemnation, that light is come thou seen the doors of the shadow of into the world, and men loved dark- death? xxxviii. 17. Yea, though I walk ness rather than light, because their through the valley of the shadow of deeds were evil, iii. 19. Then spake death, I will fear no evil: for thou Jesus again unto them, saying, I am art with me; thy rod and thy staff they the light of the world; he that follow- comfort me, Psal. xxiii. 4. Though eth me shall not walk in darkness, but thou hast sore broken 'us in the place shall have the light of life, viii. 12. of dragons, and covered us with the Delivering thee from the people, and shadow of death, xliv. 19. Such as from the Gentiles, unto whom now I sit in darkness and in the shadow of send thee; to open their eyes, and to death, being bound in affliction and turn them from darkness to light, and iron, cvii. 10. He brought them out from the power of satan unto God, of darkness and the shadow of death, Acts xxvi. 17, 18. And art confident and brake their bands in sunder, that thou thyself art a guide of the 14. Neither said they, where is the blind, a light of them which are in LORD that brought us up out of the darkness, Rom. ii. 19. Who hath de- land of Egypt, that led us through the livered us from the power of darkness, I wilderness ; through a land of deserts,
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MATT. IV. 16-18.
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and of pits, through a land of drought, first findeth his own brother Simon, and of the shadow of death, through and saith unto him, We have found a land that no man passed through, the Messias, which is, being interand where no man dwelt, Jer. ii. 6. preted, The Christ, John i. 40, 41. Give glory to the LORD your God, be- One of his disciples, Andrew, Simon fore he cause darkness, and before Peter's brother, saith unto him, vi. 8. your feet stumble upon the dark moun- c Now Moses kept the flock of Je: tains, and, while ye look for light, he thro his father-in-law, the priest of turn it into the shadow of death, and Midian : and he led the flock to the make it gross darkness, xiii. 16. Seek backside of the desert, and came to him that maketh the seven stars and the mountain of God, even to Horeb, Orion, and turneth the shadow of Exod. iii. 1. Come now therefore, and death into the morning, and maketh I will send thee unto Pharaoh, that the day dark with night: that calleth thou mayest bring forth my people for the waters of the sea, and poureth the children of Israel out of Egypt, them out upon the face of the earth : 10. And there came an angel of The LORD is his name, Amos v. 8. the LORD, and sat under an oak which VER. 17.
was in Ophrah, that pertained unto Atò tóre nptato o 'Incoûç xmpúccer, Joash the Abi-ezrite: and his son Giraš déyer Metavoite: šprixe gàę Bar deon threshed wheat by the wineσιλεία των ουρανών.
press, to hide it from the Midianites.
And the angel of the LORD appeared From a that time Jesus began to preach, unto him, and said unto him, The and to say, 6 Repent: for the e kingdom LORD is with thee, thou mighty man of heaven is at hand.
of valour, Judg. vi. 11, 12. Šo he de• Now after that John was put in parted thence, and found Elisha the prison, Jesus came into Galilee, son of Shaphat, who was ploughing preaching the gospel of the kingdom with twelve yoke of oxen before him, of God, Mark i. 14.
and he with the twelfth : and Elijah b See parallels on clause 1. ver. 2. passed by him, and cast his mantle chap. üi.
upon him. And he left the oxen, and • See parallels on clause 2. ver. 2. ran after Elijah, and said, Let me, I
pray thee, kiss my father, and my VER. 18.
mother, and then I will follow thee. Περιπατών δε ο Ιησούς παρά την θάλασ- And he said unto him, Go back again:
And σαν της Γαλιλαίας, είδε δύο αδελφούς, Σί- for what have I done to thee? ματα τον λεγόμενον Πέτρον, και Ανδρέας | he returned back from him, and took Tdy idea pòv avtoũ, Bárdortas åpepißan- a yoke of oxen, and slew them, and
boiled their flesh with the instruments στρον εις την θάλασσαν» (ήσαν γάρ αλιείς).
of the And Jesus, a walking by the sea of, and they did eat.
unto the people,
Then he arose, Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon culled and went after Elijah, and ministered Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting unto him, 1 Kings xix. 19–21. He a net into the sea : € for they were fishers. chose David also his servant, and took
a Now as he walked by the sea of him from the sheep-folds : from folGalilee, he saw Simon and Andrew lowing the ewes great with young he his brother casting a net into the sea; brought him to feed Jacob his people, for they were fishers, Mark i. 16. and Israel his inheritance. So he
• Now the names of the twelve fed them according to the integrity of apostles are these; the first, Simon, his heart; and guided them by the who is called Peter, and Andrew his skilfulness of his hands, Ps. lxxviii. brother; James the son of Zebedee, 70–72. Then answered Amos, and and John his brother, Matt. x. 2. Si- said to Amaziah, I was no prophet. mon (whom he also named Peter), neither was I a prophet's son ; but I and Andrew his brother, James and was an herdsman, and a gatherer of John, Philip and Bartholomew; Luke sycamore fruit: And the LORD took vi. 14. One of the two which heard me as I followed the flock, and the John speak, and followed him, was LORD said unto me, Go, prophesy unAndrew, Simon Peter's brother. He to my people Israel, Amos vii. 14, 15. VOL. I.
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MATT. IV. 18-20.
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Simon Peter saith unto them, I go and he said unto him, Follow me, a fishing. They say unto him, we Luke v. 27. And he said unto analso go with thee. They went forth, other, Follow me. But he said, Lord, and entered into a ship immediately, suffer me first to go and bury my father, John xxi. 3. Now when Simon Peter ix. 59. The day following Jesus would heard that it was the Lord, he girt go forth into Galilee, and findeth his fisher's coat unto him, (for he was Philip, and saith unto him, Follow naked), and did cast himself into the me, John i. 43. If any man serve sea,7. And he entered into one of me, let him follow me; and where I the ships, which was Simon's, and am, there shall also my servant be: prayed him that he would thrust out if any man serve me, him will my a little from the land.-Now when Father bonour, xii. 26. Jesus saith he had left speaking, he said unto unto him, If I will that he tarry till I Simon, Launch out into the deep, and come, what is that to thee? follow let down your nets for a draught. And thou me, xxi. 22. Simon answering said unto him, b And Jesus said unto them, Come Master, we have toiled all the night, ye after me, and I will make you to and have taken nothing ; nevertheless become fishers of men. And straightat thy word I will let down the net, way they forsook their nets, and folLuke v. 3-5. But God hath chosen lowed him, Mark i. 17, 18. And so the foolish things of the world to con- was also James, and John, the sons of found the wise; and God hath chosen Zebedee, which were partners with Sithe weak things of the world to con
And Jesus said unto Simon, found the things which are mighty; Fear not; from henceforth thou shalt And base things of the world, and catch men. And when they had things which are despised, hath God brought their ships to land, they forsook chosen, yea, and things which are not, all, and followed him, Luke v. 10,11, to bring to nought things that are:
VER. 20. That no flesh should glory in his pre
Οι δε, ευθέως αφέντες τα δίκτυα, ήκολούsence, 1 Cor. i. 27-29.
θησαν αυτώ. . VER. 19.
And a they straightway left their nets, Και λέγει αυτούς: Δεύτε οπίσω μου, και | and followed him. ποιήσω υμάς αλιείς ανθρώπων. .
a He that loveth father or mother And he saith unto them, a Follow me, more than me is not worthy of me: and b I will make you fishers of men. and he that loveth son or daughter
a But Jesus said unto him, Follow more than me is not worthy of me. me; and let the dead bury their And he that taketh not his cross, and dead, Matt. viii. 22. And as Jesus followeth after me, is not worthy of passed forth from thence, he saw a me, Matt. x. 37, 38. Then answered man, named Matthew, sitting at the Peter and said unto him, Behold, we receipt of custom: and he saith unto have forsaken all, and followed thee; him, Follow me. And he arose, and what shall we have therefore ? xix. 27. followed him, ix. 9. Then said Jesus And he returned back from him, and unto his disciples, If any man will took a yoke of oxen, and slew them, come after me, let him deny himself, and boiled their flesh with the instruand take up his cross, and follow me, ments of the oxen, and gave unto xvi. 24. Jesus said unto him, If thou the people, and they did eat. Then wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou he arose, and went after Elijah, and bast, and give to the poor, and thou ministered unto him, 1 Kings xix. 21. shalt have treasure in heaven: and I made haste, and delayed not to keep come and follow me, xix. 21. And thy commandments, Ps. cxix. 60. as he passed by, he saw Levi the son And straightway they forsook their of Alphæus sitting at the receipt of nets, and followed him, Mark i. 18. custom, and said unto him, Follow me. And when they had brought their ships And he arose and followed him, Mark to land, they forsook all, and followed ii. 14. And after these things he went him, Luke v. 11. Then Peter began forth, and saw a publican, named to say unto him, Lo, we have left all, Levi, sitting at the receipt of custom : 1 and have followed thee. And Jesus
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answered and said, Verily I say unto | dom, xx. 20, 21. And he took with
There is no man that hath left him Peter and the two sons of Zebehouse, or brethren, or sisters, or father, dee, and began to be sorrowful and or mother, or wife, or children, or very heavy, xxvi. 37. And when he lands, for my sake, and the gospel's,But had gone a little farther thence, he he shall receive an hundred fold now saw James the son of Zebedee, and in this time, houses, and brethren, and John his brother, who also were in the sisters, and mothers, and children, and ship mending their nets, Mark i. 19. lands, with persecutions; and in the And James the son of Zebedee, and world to come eternal life, Mark x. 28 John the brother of James, and he -30. Then Peter said, Lo,we have left surnamed them Boanerges, which is, all, and followed thee. And he said unto The sons of thunder, iii. 17. And he them, Verily I say unto you, There is suffered no man to follow him, save no man that hath left house, or parents, Peter, and James, and John the broor brethren, or wife, or children, for ther of James, v. 37. And so was also the kingdom of God's sake, Who shall James, and John, the sons of Zebedee, not receive manifold more in this pre- which were partners with Simon. And sent time, and in the world to come Jesus said unto Simon, Fear not; from life everlasting, Luke xviii. 28–30. henceforth thou shalt catch men. And To reveal his Son in me, that I might when they had brought their ships to preach him among the heathen, im- land, they forsook all, and followed mediately I conferred not with flesh him, Luke v. 10, 11. There were toand blood, Gal. i. 16. But what things gether Simon Peter, and Thomas callwere gain to me, those Icounted loss for ed Didymus, and Nathanael of Cana Christ; Yea doubtless, and I count all in Galilee, and the sons of Zebedee, things but loss for the excellency of the and two other of his disciples, John knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord : | xxi. 2. And he killed James the brofor whom I have suffered the loss of all ther of John with the sword, Acts xii. 2. things, and do count them but dung,
VER. 22. that I may win Christ, Phil. iii.7,8.
Οι δε, ευθέως αφέντες το πλοίον και τον VER. 21.
πατέρα αυτών, ηκολούθησαν αυτώ. Και προβάς εκείθεν, είδεν άλλους δύο
And a they immediately left the ship αδελφούς, Ιάκωβον τον του Ζεβεδαίου, και η and their father, and followed him. Ιωάννην τον αδελφόν αυτού, εν τώ πλοίω μετά Ζεβεδαίου του πατρός αυτών, καταρ
a And straightway he called them : τίζοντας τα δίκτυα αυτών και εκάλεσεν | and they left their father Zebedee in αυτούς. .
the ship with the hired servants, and
went after him, Mark i. 20. And he And going on from thence, he saw
said unto another, Follow me. But s other two brethren, James the son of he said, Lord, suffer me first to go and Zebedee, and John his brother, in a ship bury my father. Jesus said unto him, with Zebedee their father, mending their Let the dead bury their dead; but go nets : and he called them.
thou and preach the kingdom of God, á Now the names of the twelve Luke ix. 59, 60. If any man come to apostles are these ; the first, Simon, me, and hate not his father, and mowho is called Peter, and Andrew his ther, and wife, and children, and brebrother; James the son of Zebedee, thren, and sisters, yea, and his own and John his brother, Matt. x. 2. And life also, he cannot be my disciple. So after six days Jesus taketh Peter, likewise, whosoever he be of you that James, and John his brother, and forsaketh not all that he hath, he cannot bringeth them up into an high moun- be my disciple, xiv. 26. 33. Wheretain apart, xvii, 1. Then came to him fore henceforth know we no man after the mother of Zebedee's children with the flesh : yea, though we have known her sons, worshipping him, and desiring Christ after the flesh, yet now hencea certain thing of him. And he said forth know we him no more, 2 Cor.v. 16. unto her, What wilt thou ? She saith unto him, Grant that these my two
VER. 23. sons may sit, the one on thy right hand, Και περιήγεν όλην την Γαλιλαίαν ο Ιηand the other on thy left, in thy king- σούς, διδάσκων έν ταϊς συναγωγαίς αυτών,