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#tat. 3. Minist. 1.
lilee and heals the fick.
iv. Mat. 23
teaching in their (a) Synagogues,
and all manner of disease among the
all (b) Syria: and they brought unto
(a) Synagogue was a place where the Jews affembled on the Sabbath-day, to hear the Law and the Prophets read and explain'd.
(b) Syria a Country confining on Palestine on the north, and part of the east.
(C) Decapolis, a part of the Land of Canaan lying on both sides the River Jordan at its coming out of the Sea of Galilee.
Galilee, Minist. 2.
Jesus cleanseth the Leper. 2 Mat. viii.
ND it came to pass when he was 12. Luke v.
in a certain City, a behoid a man Mar. i. 40. full of Leprofie: who seeing Jefus, fell
on his face, and befought him, saying,
clean. * And Jefus moved with compas- 41. Mar. i. • Mat viii. fion, put forth his hand and touched 3. him, and faith unto him, I will, be thou 42. Miracle. Luke v. 13. clean. And as soon as he had spoken,
immediately the Leprofie departed from
see thou say nothing to any man: but
go thy way, shew thy self to the Priest,
more went there a fame abroad of him, "Mar.i.45.
great multitudes came together to hear, and to be healed by him of their in
firmities * insomuch that Jesus could no 45. Mar. i. Mar. 1.45. more openly enter into the city, *e and 16. Luk. v.
he withdrew himself into the Wilderness
Ætat. 31. SECT. XXXVIII.
Minift. z. Christ curetb a man fick of the Palfie. Mac. i. 9. ND (Jesus ] entred into a Ship,
and pafled over and came into his
own city. Mar. i. * And again he entred into Caperna
um after some days, and it was noised Luk. xvii. 5, that he was in the house. * And it
came to pass on a certain day, as he
And straightway many were gathered to-
about the door : and he preached the Mat. ix. 2. word unto them *a and behold they · Mar. ii. 2.
. brought to him a man fick of the Pal. Luk. v. 18. Mar. ii. 3. fie, lying on a bed * which was born of Luk. v.
18. four * and they fought means to bring
him in and to lay him before him. And Mar.ix. when they could not find by what way
2, 3, 4. 5,
6, 7, 8. they might bring him in, because of the Luk. v. 20, multitude, they went upon the house top, 21, 22, 23,
and let him down through the riling with 24, 25, 26. Mar. ii. his couch into the midst before Jesus. *
When Jesus saw their faith, he faid unto Miracle. the sick of the Palfie, Son, thy sins be
But there were certain Scribes fitting there and reafoning in their hearts.
Why doth this man thus Speak blafphe- Capernaum. #car, 31. mies? who can forgive Jins but God 7. Mar. ii. Minist. 2.
only? And immediately when Jesus 8.
hearts? Whether is it easier 9.
And immediately he arose, took up 12.
8. Mat. ix. * saying we never saw it on this fashion ; 12. Mar. ii.
. * and were filled with fear, saying we 26. Luke v. bave seen strange things to day.
The calling of Matthem.
Sea of Galilee.
ND [Jesus] went forth again by 13. Mar. ii
the sea fide, and all the multitude
resorted unto him, and he taught them. • Luk. v.27. * · And as Jesus passed forth from thence, 9. Mar. ir! a "Mac. ix. g.
* he saw Levi, * named Matthew, * the 14 Mar. ii.
6 Luk v.27. Son of Alpheus, sitting at the receipt of 9. Mar. ix.
custom, 14. Mar. ii.
Sea of Galilee. Custom, and faid unto him, follow me; Ætat: 31.
28. *c and he left all and followed him.
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Matthew makes a feast for Christ, who
eats with Publicans and Sinners.
ND Levi made [Fesus] a great a Mat. ix. 29. A
feast in his own house: and there 10.
was a great company of publicans * and Mar. ii.15. Mat. ix.
10. finners came and sat down with him b Luk. v. 15. and his disciples : * for there were ma- 29.
ny and they followed him. Luk. v. 30.
*c But the Scribes and Pharisees *[fee- « Mar. ix. Mar. ii. 16. ing] him eat with publicans and finners Luk. v.
30. murmured against his disciples saying, Mar. ii. 16. Mar. ii.
* * How is it that he eateth and drink- d Mat. ix
Jesus heard it, he faith unto them, They 13;
31. 32. sitian, but they that are sick. I came not
to call the righteous but finners to reMac. ix. 13. pentance. * But go ye and learn what
that meaneth I will have mercy and
not sacrifice. (Hosea vi. 6.] Mar. ii.
* And the Disciples of John, and of the Pharisees used to fast, and they • Mar. ix. come and say unto him, Why do the 14, 15.
disciples of John and of the Pharisees fast Luk. v. 33, Mat. ix. 14.2 * oft * and make prayers * but thy disci- 34, 35; Luk. v: 33.3 ples fast not? Mar. ii,
And Jesus, said unto them, Can the children of the Bridechamber fast, while the Bridegroom is with them? as long as they have the Bridegroom wih them