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 35    JESUS CLEANSES a LEPER 
     Matt 8     Mark 1  Luke 5
1 When he came down     12 While he was
  from the mountain,       in one of the cities,
  great crowds followed him;        
2 and behold, 40 And    <and behold>,
  a leper <approached>   a leper <comes> to him   there was a man
          full of leprosy;
      beseeching him,   and when he saw Jesus,
  [and] <prostrated> before him,   and kneeling   he fell on his face
  saying,   <saying> to him,   and besought him,
  "Lord, if you will,   "If you will,   "Lord, if you will,
  you can make me clean."   you can make me clean."   you can make me clean."
    41 Moved [with pity,]    
3 And he stretched out his hand   he stretched out his hand 13 And he stretched out his hand,
  and touched him,   and touched him,   and touched him,
  saying,   and <says> to him,   <having said>
  "I will; be clean."   "I will; be clean."   "I will; be clean."
  And immediately 42 And <at once>   And immediately
  his leprosy   the leprosy left him,   the leprosy left him.
  was cleansed.   and he was <cleansed>.    
    43 And he <admonished> him 14 And he charged him
      [and] sent him away at once,    
4 And Jesus said to him, 44 and said to him,    
  "See that you say nothing   "See that you say nothing    
  to any one;   to any one;   to tell no one
  but go,   but go,   but "go
  show yourself to the priest,   show yourself to the priest,   and show yourself to the priest,
  and offer the gift   and offer   and <offer>
      for your cleansing   for your cleansing,
  that Moses commanded,   what Moses commanded,   as Moses commanded,
  for a proof to the people."   for a proof to the people."   for a proof to the people."
    45 But 15 But so much the more
      he went out   the report went abroad
      and began to talk freely    
      about it,   concerning him;
      and to spread the news,   and great multitudes gathered
          to hear
          and to be healed
          of their infirmities.
      so that Jesus could 16 But he withdrew
      no longer    
      openly enter a town,    
      but was out    
      in the country;   to the wilderness
      and people came to him   and prayed.
      from every quarter.    

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 Teal  Two texts use same vocabulary.
 Black   Words unique to a particular text.
   No parallel element in this gospel.
<and> RSV wording altered to reflect Greek
[and] RSV word not in the Greek
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