18 Curing the man with leprosy

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Jesus who heals without fear

Bible Passage: 

Matthew 8:1-3

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Jesus Cleanses a Leper

When Jesus had come down from the mountain, great crowds followed him; and there was a leper who came to him and knelt before him, saying, “Lord, if you choose, you can make me clean.” He stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, “I do choose. Be made clean!” Immediately his leprosy was cleansed.

Memory Verse: 

James 5:15

New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

15 The prayer of faith will save the sick, and the Lord will raise them up; and anyone who has committed sins will be forgiven.

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