Luke 7:1-6 DBY

1 And when he had completed all his words in the hearing of the people, he entered into Capernaum.
2 And a certain centurion's bondman who was dear to him was ill and about to die;
3 and having heard of Jesus, he sent to him elders of the Jews, begging him that he might come and save a his bondman.

References for Luke 7:3

    • © 7:3 - Or 'cure,' 'make perfectly well:' see Matt. 14.36.
      4 But they, being come to Jesus, besought him diligently, saying, He is worthy to whom thou shouldest grant this,
      5 for he loves our nation, and himself has built the synagogue for us.
      6 And Jesus went with them. But already, when he was not far from the house, the centurion sent to him friends, saying to him, Lord, do not trouble thyself, for I am not worthy that thou shouldest enter under my roof.