Luke 5:2

“And saw two ships standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And sawe two ships standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and He saw two boats lying at the edge of the lake; but the fishermen had gotten out of them and were washing their nets.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and he saw two boats standing by the lake: but the fishermen had gone out of them, and were washing their nets.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he saw two boats by the edge of the water, but the fishermen had gone out of them and were washing their nets.
- Basic English Bible

and he saw two ships standing by the lake, but the fishermen, having come down from them, were washing their nets.
- Darby Bible

And saw two boats standing by the lake: but the fishermen had gone out of them, and were washing their nets.
- Webster's Bible

He, however, saw two fishing-boats drawn up on the beach (for the men had gone away from them and were washing the nets),
- Weymouth Bible

He saw two boats standing by the lake, but the fishermen had gone out of them, and were washing their nets.
- World English Bible

and saiy two bootis stondynge bisidis the pool; and the fischeris weren go doun, and waischiden her nettis.
- Wycliffe Bible

and he saw two boats standing beside the lake, and the fishers, having gone away from them, were washing the nets,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 5:2


Lu 5:2 Saw two ships standing. Those of Peter and Andrew, and of James and John. See notes on Mt 4:18-22, for notes; also Mr 1:16-20.

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