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Luke 4:14-30

NIV 14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. NIV 14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. NIV 15 He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. NIV 15 He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. NIV 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. And he stood up to read. NIV 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. And he stood up to read. NIV 17 The scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is written: NIV 17 The scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is written: NIV 18 "The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to release the oppressed, NIV 18 "The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to release the oppressed, NIV 19 to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor." NIV 19 to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor." NIV 20 Then he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant and sat down. The eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fastened on him, NIV 20 Then he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant and sat down. The eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fastened on him, NIV 21 and he began by saying to them, "Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing." NIV 21 and he began by saying to them, "Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing." NIV 22 All spoke well of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his lips. "Isn't this Joseph's son?" they asked. NIV 22 All spoke well of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his lips. "Isn't this Joseph's son?" they asked. NIV 23 Jesus said to them, "Surely you will quote this proverb to me: 'Physician, heal yourself ! Do here in your hometown what we have heard that you did in Capernaum.' " NIV 23 Jesus said to them, "Surely you will quote this proverb to me: 'Physician, heal yourself ! Do here in your hometown what we have heard that you did in Capernaum.' " NIV 24 "I tell you the truth," he continued, "no prophet is accepted in his hometown. NIV 24 "I tell you the truth," he continued, "no prophet is accepted in his hometown. NIV 25 I assure you that there were many widows in Israel in Elijah's time, when the sky was shut for three and a half years and there was a severe famine throughout the land. NIV 25 I assure you that there were many widows in Israel in Elijah's time, when the sky was shut for three and a half years and there was a severe famine throughout the land. NIV 26 Yet Elijah was not sent to any of them, but to a widow in Zarephath in the region of Sidon. NIV 26 Yet Elijah was not sent to any of them, but to a widow in Zarephath in the region of Sidon. NIV 27 And there were many in Israel with leprosy in the time of Elisha the prophet, yet not one of them was cleansed--only Naaman the Syrian." NIV 27 And there were many in Israel with leprosy in the time of Elisha the prophet, yet not one of them was cleansed--only Naaman the Syrian." NIV 28 All the people in the synagogue were furious when they heard this. NIV 28 All the people in the synagogue were furious when they heard this. NIV 29 They got up, drove him out of the town, and took him to the brow of the hill on which the town was built, in order to throw him down the cliff. NIV 29 They got up, drove him out of the town, and took him to the brow of the hill on which the town was built, in order to throw him down the cliff. NIV 30 But he walked right through the crowd and went on his way. NIV 30 But he walked right through the crowd and went on his way.