Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Then Jesus answering said unto them, Go your way, and tell John what things ye have seen and heard; how that the blind see, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, to the poor the gospel is preached.

The lepers

General references

Bible References


John 1:46
And Nathanael said unto him - Out of Nazareth, can any good thing come? Philip saith unto him - Come, and see!


Luke 7:21
In that very hour, he cured many from diseases, and plagues, and wicked spirits; and, unto many blind, gave he the favour to see.
Luke 18:35
And it came to pass, as he was drawing near unto Jericho, a certain blind man, was sitting beside the road, begging.
Job 29:15
Eyes, became I to the, blind, and, feet to the lame, was, I!
Psalm 146:8
Yahweh, who opened the eyes of the blind, Yahweh, who raiseth the prostrate, Yahweh, who loveth the righteous;
Isaiah 29:18
Therefore, in that day, shall the deaf hear the words of a book, - And out of gloom and darkness, the eyes of the blind shall see;
Isaiah 32:3
And the eyes of them who are ready to see, shall not be closed, - And, the ears of them who are ready to hear, shall hearken;
Isaiah 35:5
Then, shall be opened the eyes of the blind, - And, the ears of the deaf, be unstopped:
Isaiah 42:6
I - Yahweh, have called thee in righteousness, And will firmly grasp thy hand, - And will keep thee And give thee - As the covenant of a people, As the light of nations:
Isaiah 61:1
The spirit of My Lord Yahweh, is upon me, - Because Yahweh Hath anointed me to tell good tidings to the oppressed, lath sent me to bind up the broken-hearted, To proclaim To captives, liberty, To them who are bound, the opening of the prison;
Jeremiah 31:8
Behold me bringing them in out of the land of the North, And I will gather them out of the remote parts of the earth, Among them, the blind and the lame The woman with child and she that giveth birth, together, - A great convocation, shall return hither:
Matthew 9:28
And, when he entered the house, the blind men came unto him, - and Jesus saith unto them, Believe ye, that I can, do this? They say unto him, Yea, Lord!
Matthew 21:14
And there came unto him blind and lame, in the temple, and he cured them.
John 9:30
The man answered, and said unto them - Why! Herein, is, the marvel: That, ye, know not whence he is, and yet he opened mine eyes.
Acts 26:18
To open their eyes; that they turn from darkness unto light, and the authority of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among them who have been made holy by the faith respecting me.

The lame

Matthew 15:30
And there came unto him large multitudes, having with themselves the lame, the maimed, the blind, the dumb, and many others, - and they cast them near his feet, and he cured them;
Acts 3:2
And, a certain man, who had been, lame from his mother's womb, was being carried, - whom they used to lay daily at the door of the temple - the door called Beautiful, that he might ask alms of them who were entering into the temple:
Acts 8:7
For, from many who had impure spirits, shouting with a loud voice, they were going out, and, many that were paralysed and lame, were cured.
Acts 14:8
And, a certain man in Lystra, impotent in his feet, was sitting, - lame from his mother's womb, who never had walked.

The lepers

Luke 5:12
And it came to pass, while he was in one of the cities, that lo! there was a man full of leprosy; and, seeing Jesus, he fell on his face, and entreated him, saying - Lord! if thou be willing, thou canst cleanse me.
Luke 17:12
And, as he was entering into a certain village, there met him ten leprous men, who stood still, afar off;


Luke 4:18
The Spirit of the Lord, is upon me, because he hath anointed me - to tell glad tidings unto the destitute; He hath sent me forth, - To proclaim, to captives, a release, and, to the blind, a recovering of sight, - to send away the crushed, with a release;
Zephaniah 3:12
So will I leave remaining in thy midst, a people oppressed and poor, - who will seek refuge in the name of Yahweh:
James 2:5
Hearken! my brethren beloved: - Hath not, God, chosen the destitute in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?

General references

Matthew 8:23
And, when he, entered, into a boat, his disciples followed him.