Matthew 8:5
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New International Version
When Jesus had entered Capernaum, a centurion came to him, asking for help.

New Living Translation
When Jesus returned to Capernaum, a Roman officer came and pleaded with him,

English Standard Version
When he had entered Capernaum, a centurion came forward to him, appealing to him,

Berean Study Bible
When Jesus had entered Capernaum, a centurion came and pleaded with Him,

Berean Literal Bible
And He having entered into Capernaum, a centurion came to Him, imploring Him,

New American Standard Bible
And when Jesus entered Capernaum, a centurion came to Him, imploring Him,

King James Bible
And when Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion, beseeching him,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When He entered Capernaum, a centurion came to Him, pleading with Him, "

International Standard Version
When Jesus returned to Capernaum, a centurion came up to him and begged him repeatedly,

NET Bible
When he entered Capernaum, a centurion came to him asking for help:

New Heart English Bible
And when he came into Capernaum, a centurion came to him, asking him,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But when Yeshua entered Kapernahum, a certain Centurion approached him and he prayed to him.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
When Jesus went to Capernaum, a Roman army officer came to beg him for help.

New American Standard 1977
And when He had entered Capernaum, a centurion came to Him, entreating Him,

Jubilee Bible 2000
And when Jesus was entering into Capernaum, a centurion came unto him, beseeching him,

King James 2000 Bible
And when Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion, beseeching him,

American King James Version
And when Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came to him a centurion, beseeching him,

American Standard Version
And when he was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion, beseeching him,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when he had entered into Capharnaum, there came to him a centurion, beseeching him,

Darby Bible Translation
And when he had entered into Capernaum, a centurion came to him, beseeching him,

English Revised Version
And when he was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion, beseeching him,

Webster's Bible Translation
And when Jesus had entered into Capernaum, there came to him a centurion, beseeching him,

Weymouth New Testament
After His entry into Capernaum a Captain came to Him, and entreated Him.

World English Bible
When he came into Capernaum, a centurion came to him, asking him,

Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus having entered into Capernaum, there came to him a centurion calling upon him,
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
8:5-13 This centurion was a heathen, a Roman soldier. Though he was a soldier, yet he was a godly man. No man's calling or place will be an excuse for unbelief and sin. See how he states his servant's case. We should concern ourselves for the souls of our children and servants, who are spiritually sick, who feel not spiritual evils, who know not that which is spiritually good; and we should bring them to Christ by faith and prayers. Observe his self-abasement. Humble souls are made more humble by Christ's gracious dealings with them. Observe his great faith. The more diffident we are of ourselves, the stronger will be our confidence in Christ. Herein the centurion owns him to have Divine power, and a full command of all the creatures and powers of nature, as a master over his servants. Such servants we all should be to God; we must go and come, according to the directions of his word and the disposals of his providence. But when the Son of man comes he finds little faith, therefore he finds little fruit. An outward profession may cause us to be called children of the kingdom; but if we rest in that, and have nothing else to show, we shall be cast out. The servant got a cure of his disease, and the master got the approval of his faith. What was said to him, is said to all, Believe, and ye shall receive; only believe. See the power of Christ, and the power of faith. The healing of our souls is at once the effect and evidence of our interest in the blood of Christ.
Study Bible
The Faith of the Centurion
4Then Jesus instructed him, “See that you don’t tell anyone. But go, show yourself to the priest and offer the gift prescribed by Moses, as a testimony to them.” 5When Jesus had entered Capernaum, a centurion came and pleaded with Him, 6“Lord, my servant lies at home, paralyzed and in terrible agony.”…
Cross References
Luke 7:1
When Jesus had concluded His discourse in the hearing of the people, He went to Capernaum.

Luke 7:3
When the centurion heard about Jesus, he sent some Jewish elders to ask Him to come and heal his servant.

Acts 9:38
Since Lydda was near Joppa, the disciples heard that Peter was there and sent two men to urge him, "Come to us without delay."
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And when Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came to him a centurion, beseeching him,

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Luke 7:1 Now when he had ended all his sayings in the audience of the people, …

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