Luke 5:12-16 ESV

Jesus Cleanses a Leper

12 While he was in one of the cities, 1there came a man full of leprosy.a And when he saw Jesus, he 2fell on his face and begged him, "Lord, 3if you will, you can make me clean."

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    • y 5:12 - Leprosy was a term for several skin diseases; see Leviticus 13
      13 And Jesusb stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, "I will; be clean." And immediately the leprosy left him.

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          14 And he charged him 4to tell no one, but "go and show 5yourself to the priest, and 6make an offering for your cleansing, as Moses commanded, 7for a proof to them."

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          15 8But now even more the report about him went abroad, and great crowds gathered to hear him and to be healed of their infirmities.

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          16 But 9he would withdraw to desolate places and 10pray.

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