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

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Bible References


John 1:46
And Nathaniel said unto him, Can any thing good come out of Nazareth? Philip replied, Come and see.


Luke 7:21
(Now at that very time He cured many of their diseases and plagues, and of evil spirits, and gave sight to many that were blind.)
Luke 18:35
And as he was near to Jericho, a certain blind man sat by the way-side begging.
Matthew 9:28
And when He was come into the house, the blind men came to Him: and Jesus saith unto them, Do ye believe that I am able to do this? and they say unto Him, Yes Lord.
Matthew 21:14
And there came to Him in the temple both blind and lame, and He healed them:
John 9:30
The man answered, and said unto them, Why this is something strange, that ye know not whence He is, and yet He hath opened mine eyes.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of satan unto God; that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and an inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.

The lame

Matthew 15:30
And great multitudes came to Him, having with them those that were lame, blind, dumb, maimed, and many others; and laid them at the feet of Jesus, and He healed them.
Acts 3:2
And a certain man who had been lame from his birth was carried along; whom they laid every day at the gate of the temple, which is called Beautiful, to ask alms of those that were going into the temple:
Acts 8:7
for impure spirits crying with a loud voice came out of many that were possessed by them; and many paralytic and lame persons were cured.
Acts 14:8
And there was sitting at Lystra, a man disabled in his feet, who had never walked at all, being lame from his birth.

The lepers

Luke 5:12
And when He was in one of the cities of that country, behold a man full of leprosy: who seeing Jesus, fell prostrate to Him, and besought Him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst cleanse me.
Luke 17:12
and as He entered into a certain village, there met Him ten men that were lepers:


Luke 4:18
"The spirit of the Lord is upon me to the end, for which He hath anointed me: He hath sent me to publish good tidings to the poor, to heal the broken-hearted, to proclaim deliverance to the captives, and recovery of sight to the blind, to release them that are bruised,
James 2:5
Hear, my beloved brethren; hath not God chosen the poor of this world who are rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom, which He hath promised to them that love Him? but ye have slighted the poor.

General references

Matthew 8:23
And when He was entered into the ship, his disciples followed Him: