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put me into the pool: but while I am coming, another steppeth down before me. Jesus saith unto him, Rise, take up thy bed, and walk. And immediately the man was made whole, and took up his bed, and walked.

Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Before Abraham was, I am. Then took they up stones to cast at him: but Jesus hid himself, and went out of the temple, (at Jerusalem) going through the midst of them, and so passed by. And as Jesus passed by, he saw a man which was blind from his birth. He spat on the ground, and made clay of the spittle, and he anointed the eyes of the blind man with the clay. And said unto him, Go, wash in the pool of Siloam, (which is, by interpretation, Sent.) He went his way, therefore, and washed, and came seeing.

There was in their synagogue (at Capernaum) a man with an unclean spirit; and he cried out. And Jesus rebuked him, saying, Hold thy peace, and come out of him. And when the unclean spirit had torn him, and cried with a loud voice, he came out of him. And they were all amazed.

Simon's wife's mother lay sick of a fever. And he came, and took her by the hand, and lifted her up; and immediately the fever left her, and she ministered unto them.

They brought unto him all that were diseased, and them that were possessed with devils. And he healed many that were sick of divers diseases, and cast out many devils.

Jesus went about all Galilee, healing all manner of sickness, and all manner of disease, among the people. And his fame went throughout all Syria and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and tor

ments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatick, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them.

There came a leper and worshipped him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean. And Jesus put forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will, be thou clean. And immediately his leprosy was cleansed.

When Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion, beseeching him, and saying, Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy, grievously tormented. And Jesus said unto the centurion, Go thy way; and as thou hast believed, so be it done unto thee. And his servant was healed in the self-same hour.

When he came nigh to the gate of the city (of Nain) behold there was a dead man carried out, the only son of his mother, and she was a widow and much people of the city was with her. And when the Lord saw her, he had compassion on her, and said unto her, Weep not. And he came, and touched the bier and they that bare him, stood still. And he said, Young man, I say unto thee, Arise. And he that was dead, sat up, and began to speak.

When he was entered into a ship, his disciples followed him. And, behold, there arose a great tempest in the sea, insomuch that the ship was covered with the waves: but he was asleep. And his disciples came to him, and awoke him, saying, Lord, save us: we perish. And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then be arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm.

When he was come out of the ship, immediately there met him out of the tombs, a man with no

unclean spirit, who had his dwelling among the tombs ; and no man could bind him, no, not with chains. He said unto him, Come out of the man, thou unclean spirit. And he asked him, What is thy name? And he answered, saying, My name is legion: for we are many. And the unclean spirits went out.

He entered into Capernaum. And they come unto him, bringing one sick of the palsy. He saith to the sick of the palsy, I say unto thee, Arise, and take up thy bed, and go thy way into thine house. And immediately he arose, took up the bed, and went forth before them all.

A certain woman, which had an issue of blood twelve years, and had suffered many things of many physicians, and had spent all that she had, and was nothing bettered, but rather grew worse: when she had heard of Jesus, came in the press behind, and touched his garment: for she said, If I may touch but his clothes, I shall be whole. And straightway the fountain of her blood was dried up; and she felt in her body that she was healed of that plague. And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole; go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.

There came from the ruler of the synagogue's house certain which said, Thy daughter is dead; why troublest thou the master any further ? As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the ruler of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe. And he took the damsel by the hand, and said unto her, Talitha-cumi; which is, being interpreted, Damsel,? (I say unto thee) arise. And straightway the damsel arose,

and walked.

Two blind men followed him, crying, and

saying, thou son of David, have mercy on us. Then touched he their eyes, saying, According to your faith be it unto you. And their eyes were opened.

They brought to him a dumb man possessed with a devil. And when the devil was cast out, the dumb spake; and the multitudes marvelled. As he entered into a certain village, there met him ten men that were lepers, which stood afar off and they lifted up their voices and said, Jesus, Master, have mercy on us. And, when he saw them, he said unto them, Go, shew yourselves unto the priests. And it came to pass,. that, as they went, they were cleansed.

Jesus, groaning in himself, cometh to the grave (of Lazarus). Jesus lifted up his eyes, and said, Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard me : and I knew that thou hearest me always: but because of the people which stand by, I said it, that they may believe that thou hast sent me. And when he thus had spoken, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth. And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with grave clothes and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose him, and let him go.

There was a man (in the synagogue) which had his hand withered. He saith to the man, Stretch forth thine hand. And he stretched it forth; and it was restored whole, like as the other.

Then was brought unto him one possessed with a devil, blind and dumb; and he healed him, insomuch that the blind and dumb both spake and saw. And all the people were amazed. Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude,

and was moved with compassion towards them, and he healed their sick. And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the grass, and took the five loaves and the two fishes, and looking up to heaven, he blessed, and brake, and gave the loaves to his disciples, and the disciples to the multitude. And they did all eat, and were filled and they took up of the fragments that remained, twelve baskets full. And they that had eaten, were about five thousand men, beside women and children.


The ship was in the midst of the sea, tossed with waves; for the wind was contrary. And in the fourth watch of the night, Jesus went unto them, walking on the sea. And when Peter was

come down out of the ship, he walked on the water to go to Jesus. But when he saw the wind boisterous, he was afraid; and, beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me. And immediately Jesus stretched forth his hand, and caught him, and said unto him, O thou of little faith! wherefore didst thou doubt? And when they were come into the ship; the wind ceased. Then they that were in the ship came and worshipped him, saying, Of a truth thou art the Son of God.

When the men of that place (Gennessaret) had knowledge of him, they sent out into all that country round about, and brought unto him all that were diseased: and besought him that they might only touch the hem of his garment and as many as touched were made perfectly whole.

A certain woman, whose young daughter had an unclean spirit, heard of him, and came and fell at his feet. And she besought him that he would cast forth the devil out of her daughter.

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