And (A)a man with [a]leprosy came to Him and [b](B)bowed down before Him, and said, “Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean.” [c]Jesus reached out with His hand and touched him, saying, “I am willing; be cleansed.” And immediately his (C)leprosy was cleansed. And Jesus *said to him, (D)See that you tell no one; but (E)go, (F)show yourself to the priest and present the [d]offering that Moses commanded, as a testimony to them.”

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  1. Matthew 8:2 I.e., leprosy or a serious, unspecified skin disease, and so throughout the ch; see Lev 13
  2. Matthew 8:2 Or worshiped Him
  3. Matthew 8:3 Lit And He
  4. Matthew 8:4 Lit gift