4 When He had finished speaking, He said to Simon, “Put out into the deep water and alet down your nets for a catch.”
6 When they had done this, athey enclosed a great quantity of fish, and their nets began to break;
8 But when Simon Peter saw that, he fell down at Jesus’ 1feet, saying, “Go away from me Lord, for I am a sinful man!”
11 When they had brought their boats to land, athey left everything and followed Him.
12 aWhile He was in one of the cities, behold, there was a man 1covered with leprosy; and when he saw Jesus, he fell on his face and implored Him, saying, “Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean.”
14 And He ordered him to tell no one, “But go and ashow yourself to the priest and make an offering for your cleansing, just as Moses commanded, as a testimony to them.”
15 But athe news about Him was spreading even farther, and large crowds were gathering to hear Him and to be healed of their sicknesses.
17 1One day He was teaching; and athere were some Pharisees and bteachers of the law sitting there, who had ccome from every village of Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem; and dthe power of the Lord was present for Him to perform healing.
22 But Jesus, 1aware of their reasonings, answered and said to them, “Why are you reasoning in your hearts?
24 “But, so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins,”—He said to the aparalytic—“I say to you, get up, and pick up your stretcher and go home.”
25 Immediately he got up before them, and picked up what he had been lying on, and went home aglorifying God.
28 And he aleft everything behind, and got up and began to follow Him.
31 And Jesus answered and said to them, “aIt is not those who are well who need a physician, but those who are sick.
34 And Jesus said to them, “You cannot make the 1attendants of the bridegroom fast while the bridegroom is with them, can you?
35 “aBut the days will come; and when the bridegroom is taken away from them, then they will fast in those days.”
36 And He was also telling them a parable: “No one tears a piece of cloth from a new garment and puts it on an old garment; otherwise he will both tear the new, and the piece from the new will not match the old.
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