So 1 the king 2 said to him, ‘And you are to be over five cities.’
Now when Jesus heard this he went away from there privately in a boat to an isolated place. But when the crowd heard about it, 1 they followed him on foot from the towns. 2
But many saw them leaving and recognized them, and they hurried on foot 1 from all the towns 2 and arrived there ahead of them. 3
And the king 1 said to him, ‘Well done, good slave! Because you have been faithful 2 in a very small matter, you will have authority 3 over ten cities.’
A crowd of people from the towns around Jerusalem 1 also came together, bringing the sick and those troubled by unclean spirits. 2 They 3 were all 4 being healed.
While 1 Jesus 2 was in one of the towns, 3 a man came 4 to him who was covered with 5 leprosy. 6 When 7 he saw Jesus, he bowed down with his face to the ground 8 and begged him, 9 “Lord, if