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29 After leaving the synagogue, Jesus, James, and John went home with Simon and Andrew.
As soon as they left the synagogue, they entered the house of Simon and Andrew, with James and John.
30 Simon's mother-in-law was in bed, sick with a fever, and they told Jesus about her at once.
Now Simon's mother-in-law was in bed with a fever, and they told him about her at once.
31 He went to her, took her by the hand, and raised her up. The fever left her, and she served them.
He came and took her by the hand and lifted her up. Then the fever left her, and she began to serve them.
32 That evening, at sunset, people brought to Jesus those who were sick or demon-possessed.
That evening, at sundown, they brought to him all who were sick or possessed with demons.
33 The whole town gathered near the door.
And the whole city was gathered around the door.
34 He healed many who were sick with all kinds of diseases, and he threw out many demons. But he didn't let the demons speak, because they recognized him.
And he cured many who were sick with various diseases, and cast out many demons; and he would not permit the demons to speak, because they knew him.
35 Early in the morning, well before sunrise, Jesus rose and went to a deserted place where he could be alone in prayer.
In the morning, while it was still very dark, he got up and went out to a deserted place, and there he prayed.
36 Simon and those with him tracked him down.
And Simon and his companions hunted for him.
37 When they found him, they told him, "Everyone's looking for you!"
When they found him, they said to him, "Everyone is searching for you."
38 He replied, "Let's head in the other direction, to the nearby villages, so that I can preach there too. That's why I've come."
He answered, "Let us go on to the neighboring towns, so that I may proclaim the message there also; for that is what I came out to do."
39 He traveled throughout Galilee, preaching in their synagogues and throwing out demons.
And he went throughout Galilee, proclaiming the message in their synagogues and casting out demons.
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