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And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he [Jesus WU] stood by the lake of Gennesaret, LK 5:1 And saw two ships [boats] standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets. LK 5:2 And he entered into one of the ships, which was Simon's, and prayed [asked] him that he would thrust out a little from the land. And he sat down, and taught the people out of the ship. LK 5:3

Now when he had left [finished] speaking, he said unto Simon, Launch out into the deep, and let down your nets for a draught [catch]. LK 5:4 And Simon answering said unto him, Master, we have toiled all the night, and have taken nothing: nevertheless at thy word I will let down the net. LK 5:5 And when they had this done, they inclosed a great multitude of fishes: and their net [began to WU] brake. LK 5:6 And they beckoned unto their partners, which were in the other ship [boat], that they should come and help them. And they came, and filled both the ships, so that they began to sink. LK 5:7

When Simon Peter saw it, he fell down at Jesus' knees, saying, Depart from me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord. LK 5:8 HELPS BELIEVE Humility REPENT BELIEVE Save For he was astonished, and all that were with him, at the draught [catch] of the fishes which they had taken: LK 5:9 And so was also James, and John, the sons of Zebedee, which were partners with Simon. And Jesus said unto Simon, Fear not; from henceforth [now on] thou shalt catch men. LK 5:10 CARRY GOSPEL

And when they had brought their ships [boats] to land, they forsook all [left everything], and followed him. LK 5:11

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