Bible: Matt 8:1, 5, 16, 28; 9:32, 33; 17:14, 22, 24, 26; 18:24, 25
Cleansing a Leper
8:1 After he came down from the mountain, large crowds followed him.
Healing the Centurion’s Servant
8:5 When he entered Capernaum, 1 a centurion 2 came to him asking for help: 3 8:16 When it was evening, many demon-possessed people were brought to him. He drove out the spirits with a word, and healed all who were sick. 4
Healing the Gadarene Demoniacs
8:28 When he came to the other side, to the region of the Gadarenes, 5 two demon-possessed men coming from the tombs met him. They were extremely violent, so that no one was able to pass by that way.
God’s Covenant with Humankind through Noah
9:1 Then God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.