Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentLuke 5:27
- A publican named Levi (telwnen onomati Leuein).
- Mark 2:13 has also "The son of Alphaeus" while Matthew 9:9 calls him "Matthew." He had, of course, both names. All three use the same words (epi to telwnion) for the place of toll. See discussion of
- publican (telwnhv)
- on Matthew 9:9. All three Gospels give the command of Jesus,
- Follow me (akoloutei).