Matthew 4:19

“And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he saith vnto them, Follow mee: and I will make you fishers of men.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He *said to them, "Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he saith unto them, Come ye after me, and I will make you fishers of men.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to them, Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.
- Basic English Bible

and he says to them, Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.
- Darby Bible

And he saith to them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.
- Webster's Bible

And He said to them, "Come and follow me, and I will make you fishers of men."
- Weymouth Bible

He said to them, "Come after me, and I will make you fishers for men."
- World English Bible

And he seide to hem, Come ye aftir me, and Y shal make you to be maad fisscheris of men.
- Wycliffe Bible

and he saith to them, `Come ye after me, and I will make you fishers of men,'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 4:19


Mt 4:19 Follow me. Already disciples, they were now called to preparation for apostleship.

Discussion for Matthew 4:19

  • Mathew 4:19 means being obidient to God and if we 're obedient,our obedience leads other people be obedient.
  • Tim George for verse 19
    Thank the Lord, as we follow Jesus He teaches us how to be fishers of men. Jesus went about preaching repentance, and the good news of the kingdom of heaven. We must do the same for the people who sat in darkness have seen great light.
  • MockingBird for verse 19
    It goes without a doubt that as we go on to follow our Lord we are surely going to reel in souls to the Lord .God does not call me to clean them. He will do that. I 'm just to reel them in. I am to pray for them