Luke 7:1-6 CEB

A servant is healed

1 After Jesus finished presenting all his words among the people, he entered Capernaum.

References for Luke 7:1

      2 A centurion had a servant who was very important to him, but the servant was ill and about to die.
      3 When the centurion heard about Jesus, he sent some Jewish elders to Jesus to ask him to come and heal his servant.
      4 When they came to Jesus, they earnestly pleaded with Jesus. "He deserves to have you do this for him," they said.
      5 "He loves our people and he built our synagogue for us."
      6 Jesus went with them. He had almost reached the house when the centurion sent friends to say to Jesus, "Lord, don't be bothered. I don't deserve to have you come under my roof.