Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Insomuch that the multitude wondered, when they saw the dumb to speak, the maimed to be whole, the lame to walk, and the blind to see: and they glorified the God of Israel.
After the demon was cast out, the mute man spoke; and the crowds were amazed, and were saying, “
Nothing like this has ever been seen in Israel.”
They were utterly astonished, saying, “He has done all things well; He makes even the deaf to hear and the mute to speak.”
“ If your hand or your foot causes you to stumble, cut it off and throw it from you; it is better for you to enter life crippled or lame, than to have two hands or two feet and be cast into the eternal fire.
If your hand causes you to stumble, cut it off; it is better for you to enter life crippled, than, having your two hands, to go into hell, into the unquenchable fire,
But when you give a reception, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind,
But when the crowds saw this, they were
awestruck, and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
Call upon Me in the day of trouble;
rescue you, and you will honor Me.”
And he got up and immediately picked up the pallet and went out in the sight of everyone, so that they were all amazed and
were glorifying God, saying, “ We have never seen anything like this.”
Fear gripped them all, and they began glorifying God, saying, “A great prophet has arisen among us!” and, “God has visited His people!”
Now one of them, when he saw that he had been healed, turned back,
glorifying God with a loud voice,
Immediately he regained his sight and began following Him,
glorifying God; and when all the people saw it, they gave praise to God.
So a second time they called the man who had been blind, and said to him, “
Give glory to God; we know that this man is a sinner.”
He said, “Your name shall no longer be Jacob, but Israel; for you have striven with God and with men and have prevailed.”
Then he erected there an altar and called it
The men were amazed, and said, “What kind of a man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey Him?”
large crowds followed Him, and He healed them there.
The people saw them going, and many recognized them and ran there together on foot from all the cities, and got there ahead of them.
A large crowd followed Him, because they saw the
signs which He was performing on those who were sick.