43 And after he had given him a straight commandment, he sent him away forthwith,

44 [a]And said unto him, See thou say nothing to any man, but get thee hence, and show thyself to the (A)[b]Priest, and offer for thy cleansing those things which Moses commanded, for a testimonial unto them.

45 But when he was departed, (B)he began to tell many things, and to publish the matter: so that Jesus could no more openly enter into the city, but was without in desert places: and they came to him from every quarter.

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  1. Mark 1:44 He witnesseth that he was not moved with ambition, but with the only desire of his Father’s glory, and love toward poor sinners.
  2. Mark 1:44 All the posterity of Aaron might judge of a leper.

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