Luke 17:11-18

Jesus Cleanses Ten Lepers

11 j On the way to Jerusalem k he was passing along between Samaria and Galilee. 12 And as he entered a village, he was met by ten lepers, 1 l who stood at a distance 13 and lifted up their voices, saying, "Jesus, Master, have mercy on us." 14 When he saw them he said to them, "Go and m show yourselves to the priests." And as they went they were cleansed. 15 Then one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, n praising God with a loud voice; 16 and o he fell on his face at Jesus' feet, giving him thanks. Now he was p a Samaritan. 17 Then Jesus answered, "Were not q ten cleansed? Where are the nine? 18 Was no one found to return and r give praise to God except this s foreigner?"

  1. Cross References
    Luke 9:51
    When the days drew near for him to be taken up, he set his face to go to Jerusalem.
  2. Cross References
    John 4:3 - 4
    He left Judea and departed again for Galilee.
    Matthew 19:1
    Now when Jesus had finished these sayings, he went away from Galilee and entered the region of Judea beyond the Jordan.
  3. Cross References
    Leviticus 13:45 - 46
    "The leprous person who has the disease shall wear torn clothes and let the hair of his head hang loose, and he shall cover his upper lip and cry out, 'Unclean, unclean.'
  4. Cross References
    Luke 5:14
    And he charged him to tell no one, but "go and show yourself to the priest, and make an offering for your cleansing, as Moses commanded, for a proof to them.
    Leviticus 13:2 - 14:32
    When a person has on the skin of his body a swelling or an eruption or a spot, and it turns into a case of leprous disease on the skin of his body, then he shall be brought to Aaron the priest or to one of his sons the priests.
    Matthew 8:4
    And Jesus said to him, "See that you say nothing to anyone, but go, show yourself to the priest and offer the gift that Moses commanded, for a proof to them.
  5. Cross References
    Luke 13:13
    And he laid his hands on her, and immediately she was made straight, and she glorified God.
  6. Cross References
    Luke 5:12
    While he was in one of the cities, there came a man full of leprosy. And when he saw Jesus, he fell on his face and begged him, "Lord, if you will, you can make me clean.
    Numbers 16:22
    And they fell on their faces and said, "O God, the God of the spirits of all flesh, shall one man sin, and will you be angry with all the congregation?
    Matthew 26:39
    And going a little farther he fell on his face and prayed, saying, "My Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me; nevertheless, not as I will, but as you will.
  7. Cross References
    Matthew 10:5
    These twelve Jesus sent out, instructing them, "Go nowhere among the Gentiles and enter no town of the Samaritans.
  8. Cross References
    Luke 17:12
    And as he entered a village, he was met by ten lepers, who stood at a distance
  9. Cross References
    John 9:24
    So for the 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.
  10. Cross References
    Isaiah 66:5
    Hear the word of the Lord, you who tremble at his word: "Your brothers who hate you and cast you out for my name's sake have said, 'Let the Lord be glorified, that we may see your joy'; but it is they who shall be put to shame.
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