New American Standard Bible
And many were gathered together, so that there was no longer room, not even near the door; and He was speaking the word to them.
King James Bible
And straightway many were gathered together, insomuch that there was no room to receive them, no, not so much as about the door: and he preached the word unto them.
Darby Bible Translation
and straightway many were gathered together, so that there was no longer any room, not even at the door; and he spoke the word to them.
World English Bible
Immediately many were gathered together, so that there was no more room, not even around the door; and he spoke the word to them.
Young's Literal Translation
and immediately many were gathered together, so that there was no more room, not even at the door, and he was speaking to them the word.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
So much as about the door - In the "court" or "yard" before the door. They could not get near enough to hear him.
Preached the word unto them - The word of God; the revelation or doctrine which he came to deliver, called "the Word," and "the Word of God," because it was spoken or revealed by God. Compare Acts 6:2-7.
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'And Jesus said unto them, Can the children of the bridechamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them?'--Mark ii. 19. This part of our Lord's answer to the question put by John's disciples as to the reason for the omission of the practice of fasting by His followers. The answer is very simple. It is--'My disciples do not fast because they are not sad.' And the principle which underlies the answer is a very important one. It is this: that all outward forms of religion, appointed by man, ought only …
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The Call of Matthew.
But he went out and began to proclaim it freely and to spread the news around, to such an extent that Jesus could no longer publicly enter a city, but stayed out in unpopulated areas; and they were coming to Him from everywhere.
When He had come back to Capernaum several days afterward, it was heard that He was at home.
And He went out again by the seashore; and all the people were coming to Him, and He was teaching them.
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