Matthew 8:1-6 ESV

Jesus Cleanses a Leper

1 When he came down from the mountain, 1great crowds followed him.

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2 2And behold, a lepera came to him and 3knelt before him, saying, "Lord, if you will, you can make me clean."

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    • | 8:2 - Leprosy was a term for several skin diseases; see Leviticus 13
      3 And Jesusb stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, "I will; be clean." And immediately his leprosy was cleansed.

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          4 And Jesus said to him, 4"See that you say nothing to anyone, but go, 5show yourself to the priest and 6offer the gift that Moses commanded, 7for a proof to them."

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          The Faith of a Centurion

          5 8When he entered Capernaum, a centurion came forward to him, appealing to him,

          References for Matthew 8:5

              6 "Lord, my servant is lying paralyzed at home, suffering terribly."