The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire BibleLuke 9:59
And he said unto another, follow me…
Matthew, one of his disciples, who had attended him some time, and
whom he now called to the ministerial work; (See Gill on 8:20).
The Ethiopic version reads, "another said to him, shall I not follow
thee?" but without any foundation: they are certainly the words of
Christ, directed to another person, at the same time he met with the
but he said, Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my father;
(See Gill on 8:21).