But it was done, when Jesus came nigh to Jericho, a blind man sat beside the way, and begged [some blind man sat beside the way begging].
And when he heard the people passing [And when he heard the company of people passing], he asked, what this was.
And they said to him, that Jesus of Nazareth passed.
And he cried, and said [saying], Jesus, the son of David, have mercy on me.
And they that went before blamed him, that he should be still; but he cried much the more [soothly he cried much more], Thou son of David, have mercy on me.
And Jesus stood, and commanded him to be brought forth to him. And when he came nigh, he asked him, and said [saying],
What wilt thou that I shall do to thee? And he said, Lord, that I see.
And Jesus said to him, Behold; thy faith hath made thee safe.
And at once he saw, and followed him, and magnified God [And anon he saw, and followed him, magnifying God]. And all the people, as it saw [that it saw], gave praising to God.