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Mark 1:16

    Mark 1:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now as he walked by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew his brother casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now as he walked by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew his brother casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And passing along by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net in the sea; for they were fishers.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And going by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon, and Andrew, the brother of Simon, putting a net into the sea: for they were fishermen.

    Webster's Revision

    And passing along by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net in the sea; for they were fishers.

    World English Bible

    Passing along by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And passing along by the sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net in the sea: for they were fishers.

    Definitions for Mark 1:16

    Sea - Large basin.

    Clarke's Commentary on Mark 1:16

    As he walked by the sea, etc. - See on Matthew 4:18-22 (note).

    Andrew his brother - Instead of the common reading, αδελφον αυτου, his brother, the best MSS. and versions have αδελφου του Σιμωνος, the brother of Simon, which should be received into the text. The most eminent critics approve of this reading.

    Barnes' Notes on Mark 1:16

    See the notes at Matthew 4:18-22.

    Wesley's Notes on Mark 1:16

    1:16 Mt 4:18; Lu 5:1.