As Jesus approached Jericho,1 a blind man was sitting by the roadside begging.
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When he heard the crowd going by, he asked what was happening.
They told him, "Jesus of Nazareth is passing by."2
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He called out, "Jesus, Son of David,3 have mercy4 on me!"
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Those who led the way rebuked him and told him to be quiet, but he shouted all the more, "Son of David, have mercy on me!"5
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Jesus stopped and ordered the man to be brought to him. When he came near, Jesus asked him,
"What do you want me to do for you?" "Lord, I want to see," he replied.
Jesus said to him, "Receive your sight; your faith has healed you."6
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Immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus, praising God. When all the people saw it, they also praised God.7
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