New International Version
When Jesus had called the Twelve together, he gave them power and authority to drive out all demons and to cure diseases,
King James Bible
Then he called his twelve disciples together, and gave them power and authority over all devils, and to cure diseases.
Darby Bible Translation
And having called together the twelve, he gave them power and authority over all demons, and to heal diseases,
World English Bible
He called the twelve together, and gave them power and authority over all demons, and to cure diseases.
Young's Literal Translation
And having called together his twelve disciples, he gave them power and authority over all the demons, and to cure sicknesses,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Power and authority - Δυναμιν και εξουσιαν. The words properly mean here, the power to work miracles; and that authority by which the whole demoniac system was to be subjected to them. The reader will please to observe:
1. That Luke mentions both demons and diseases; therefore he was either mistaken, or demons and diseases are not the same.
2. The treatment of these two was not the same: - the demons were to be cast out, the diseases to be healed. See Matthew 10:1.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibrarySelf-Denial Versus Self-Assertion.
"If any man will come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow Me.--LUKE ix. 23. We might naturally have thought that if there was one thing in the life of the LORD JESUS CHRIST which belonged to Him alone, it was His cross-bearing. To guard against so natural a mistake, the HOLY GHOST has taken care in gospel and in epistle to draw our special attention to the oneness of the believer with CHRIST in cross-bearing; and also to prevent misunderstanding as to the character …
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News about him spread all over Syria, and people brought to him all who were ill with various diseases, those suffering severe pain, the demon-possessed, those having seizures, and the paralyzed; and he healed them.
For I myself am a man under authority, with soldiers under me. I tell this one, 'Go,' and he goes; and that one, 'Come,' and he comes. I say to my servant, 'Do this,' and he does it."
Jesus called his twelve disciples to him and gave them authority to drive out impure spirits and to heal every disease and sickness.
These twelve Jesus sent out with the following instructions: "Do not go among the Gentiles or enter any town of the Samaritans.
Jesus went up on a mountainside and called to him those he wanted, and they came to him.
Calling the Twelve to him, he began to send them out two by two and gave them authority over impure spirits.
After this the Lord appointed seventy-two others and sent them two by two ahead of him to every town and place where he was about to go.
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