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And saith unto him, See thou say nothing to any man: but go thy way, shew thyself to the priest, and offer for thy cleansing those things which Moses commanded, for a testimony unto them.
"This shall be the law of the leper in the day of his cleansing. He shall be brought to the priest,
saying, "The scribes and the Pharisees sat on Moses' seat.
He commanded him to tell no one, "But go your way, and show yourself to the priest, and offer for your cleansing according to what Moses commanded, for a testimony to them."
When he saw them, he said to them, "Go and show yourselves to the priests." It happened that as they went, they were cleansed.
For a testimony
For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that through patience and through encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
1 Corinthians 10:11
Now all these things happened to them by way of example, and they were written for our admonition, on whom the ends of the ages have come.
Take heed in the plague of leprosy, that you observe diligently, and do according to all that the priests the Levites shall teach you: as I commanded them, so you shall observe to do.
He commanded them that they should tell no one, but the more he commanded them, so much the more widely they proclaimed it.
So the commanding officer let the young man go, charging him, "Tell no one that you have revealed these things to me."