“¶ And it came to passe, as he was alone praying, his disciples were with him: and he asked them, saying, Whom say the people that I am?”
1611 King James Version (KJV)
9:18 Apart - From the multitude. And he asked them - When he had done praying, during which they probably stayed at a distance. #Mt 14:13|; Mr 8:27.
Lu 9:18-21 He was alone praying. Only Luke informs us of this, his disciples being present, when he asked the question, Whom say the people that I am? See notes on Peter's confession of faith, Mt 16:13-20 Mr 8:27-30.