Matthew 8:23

“And when he was entered into a ship, his disciples followed him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when he was entred into a ship, his Disciples followed him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When He got into the boat, His disciples followed Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when he was entered into a boat, his disciples followed him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when he had got into a boat, his disciples went after him.
- Basic English Bible

And he went on board ship and his disciples followed him;
- Darby Bible

And when he had entered into a boat, his disciples followed him.
- Webster's Bible

Then He went on board a fishing-boat, and His disciples followed Him.
- Weymouth Bible

When he got into a boat, his disciples followed him.
- World English Bible

And whanne he was goon vp in to a litil schip, his disciplis sueden hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

And when he entered into the boat his disciples did follow him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 8:23


8:23 #Mark 4:35|; Luke 8:22.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 8:23


Mt 8:23 When he had entered into a ship. Compare Mr 5:1-21 Lu 8:28-40. Boat is a better rendering. It was a small open row boat.

Discussion for Matthew 8

  • A disciple
    "...Jesus put forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will; be thou clean. And immediately his leprosy was cleansed." Simply a fact! there was no fanatic display of the person having to charge himself up "in the Holy Ghost," and nothing he had to perform at all! He simply asked the Lord Jesus to have mercy on him; AND HE DID! This is how prayers are answered, and how folks are saved and healed.
  • Wayne
    Rose Adams, the veil is still covering the Jews when the scriptures are read.
  • Wayne
    Carmen, confessing your sins to a priest is confessing to another sinner. Each person must go to Jesus Christ themselves for salvation. Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. No human can forgive your sins. We are saved by the precious blood of the Son of God.
  • La
    The hand of God is enough. We tend to as why because we are seeing the word of God with our physical eyes. God is all powerful infinite never ending. The disciples wrote the new treatment and in different point of--each man was chosen by Jesus himself. If you ask the Lord for something or a question he always confirms it. From somewhere you will get your answer again. It amazing when u realize
  • Wayne
    Peggy, in accordance with Irene, 1 James 1:5-6, states we are to ask wisdom of God, where we lack, and He will not refuse us nor make fun of our lack of understanding. I have done this at times I did not understand, and He gave me the answers. Not always right away, but we are to insist and persist. He Loves Us!
  • Wayne
    Carmen, 1 Timothy 2:5-6, states There is ONE MEDIATOR between God and men,The Man Christ Jesus, who gave himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time. Each sinner needs to confess their sins and sinfulness to Christ alone. He is our open door to the Heavenly Father.

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