Matthew 11:1-6 NIV

Jesus and John the Baptist

1 After Jesus had finished instructing his twelve disciples, he went on from there to teach and preach in the towns of Galilee.a

References for Matthew 11:1

    • ‹ 11:1 - Greek "in their towns"
      2 When John, who was in prison, heard about the deeds of the Messiah, he sent his disciples

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      3 to ask him, “Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?”

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      4 Jesus replied, “Go back and report to John what you hear and see:
      5 The blind receive sight, the lame walk, those who have leprosybare cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the good news is proclaimed to the poor.

      References for Matthew 11:5

        • Œ 11:5 - The Greek word traditionally translated "leprosy" was used for various diseases affecting the skin.
          6 Blessed is anyone who does not stumble on account of me.”

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