22 And immediately they left the boat and their father and[a] followed him.

Teaching, Preaching, and Healing throughout Galilee

23 And he went around through all of Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom and healing every disease and every sickness among the people. 24 And a report about him went out throughout[b] Syria, and they brought to him all those who were sick[c] with various diseases and afflicted by torments, demon-possessed[d] and epileptics and paralytics, and he healed them.

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  1. Matthew 4:22 Here “and” is supplied because the previous participle (“left”) has been translated as a finite verb
  2. Matthew 4:24 Literally “in the whole of”
  3. Matthew 4:24 Literally “having badly”
  4. Matthew 4:24 Some manuscripts have “and demon-possessed”

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