Luke 17:11-21 NIV

Ten Healed of Leprosy

11 Now on his way to Jerusalem,1 Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee.2

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12 As he was going into a village, ten men who had leprosya3 met him. They stood at a distance4

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    • a 17:12 - The Greek word was used for various diseases affecting the skin--not necessarily leprosy.
      13 and called out in a loud voice, "Jesus, Master,5 have pity on us!"

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      14 When he saw them, he said, "Go, show yourselves to the priests."6 And as they went, they were cleansed.

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      15 One of them, when he saw he was healed, came back, praising God7 in a loud voice.

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      16 He threw himself at Jesus' feet and thanked him--and he was a Samaritan.8

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      17 Jesus asked, "Were not all ten cleansed? Where are the other nine?
      18 Was no one found to return and give praise to God except this foreigner?"
      19 Then he said to him, "Rise and go; your faith has made you well."9

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      The Coming of the Kingdom of God

      17:26,27pp -- Mt 24:37-39

      20 Once, having been asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come,10 Jesus replied, "The kingdom of God does not come with your careful observation,

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      21 nor will people say, 'Here it is,' or 'There it is,'11 because the kingdom of God is withinb you."

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