Matthew 17:14

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14 When they came to the crowd, a man approached Jesus and knelt before him.

Read Matthew 17:14 Using Other Translations

And when they were come to the multitude, there came to him a certain man, kneeling down to him, and saying,
And when they came to the crowd, a man came up to him and, kneeling before him,
At the foot of the mountain, a large crowd was waiting for them. A man came and knelt before Jesus and said,

What does Matthew 17:14 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Matthew 17:14

And when they were come to the multitude
Which was on the next day, as in ( Luke 9:37 ) when Christ and his three disciples, Peter, James, and John, came down from the mount to the other nine, with whom the multitude of the people were; during their stay on the mountain,

there came to him a certain man;
who was, as Mark says, "one of the multitude"; and as Luke, "a man of the company": who had applied to the nine disciples on the behalf of his son, but without success, and was waiting till Christ came from the mount; who when he saw him, made up to him, and

kneeling down to him
in the manner of a supplicant, doing him homage and worship; hereby showing his great esteem of him, and veneration for him,

and saying
the following words:

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