As He was going along the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and Andrew, the brother of Simon, casting a net in the sea; for they were fishermen.
And Jesus said to them, 'Follow Me, and I will have you become fishers of people.'
Immediately they left their nets and followed Him.
And going on a little farther, He saw James the son of Zebedee, and his brother John, who were also in the boat mending the nets.
Immediately He called them; and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men, and went away to follow Him.
They *went into Capernaum; and immediately on the Sabbath Jesus
entered the synagogue and began
And they were amazed at His teaching; for He was teaching them as one
having authority, and not as the scribes.
Just then there was a man in their synagogue with an unclean spirit; and he cried out,
saying, 'What business do you have with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have You come to destroy us? I know who You are: the Holy One of God!'
And Jesus rebuked him, saying, 'Be quiet, and come out of him!'
After throwing him into convulsions and crying out with a loud voice, the unclean spirit came out of him.
And they were all amazed, so they debated among themselves, saying, 'What is this? A new teaching with authority! He commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey Him.'
Immediately the news about Him spread everywhere into all the surrounding region of Galilee.