And it came to pass, that as he was come near to Jericho, a certain blind man sat by the way side begging:
Treasury of Scripture
Matthew 20:29,30 And as they departed from Jericho, a great multitude followed him...
Mark 10:46,47 And they came to Jericho: and as he went out of Jericho with his disciples and a great number of people, blind Bartimaeus...
Luke 16:20,21 And there was a certain beggar named Lazarus, which was laid at his gate, full of sores...
1 Samuel 2:8 He raises up the poor out of the dust, and lifts up the beggar from the dunghill, to set them among princes...
John 9:8 The neighbors therefore, and they which before had seen him that he was blind, said, Is not this he that sat and begged?
Acts 3:2 And a certain man lame from his mother's womb was carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple which is called Beautiful...
ContextJesus Heals a Blind Beggar
35And it came to pass, that as he was come near to Jericho, a certain blind man sat by the way side begging: 36And hearing the multitude pass by, he asked what it meant. 37And they told him, that Jesus of Nazareth passes by. 38And he cried, saying, Jesus, you son of David, have mercy on me. 39And they which went before rebuked him, that he should hold his peace: but he cried so much the more, You son of David, have mercy on me. 40And Jesus stood, and commanded him to be brought to him: and when he was come near, he asked him, 41Saying, What will you that I shall do to you? And he said, Lord, that I may receive my sight. 42And Jesus said to him, Receive your sight: your faith has saved you. 43And immediately he received his sight, and followed him, glorifying God: and all the people, when they saw it, gave praise to God.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And it came to pass, as he drew nigh unto Jericho, a certain blind man sat by the way side begging:
Now it came to pass, when he drew nigh to Jericho, that a certain blind man sat by the way side, begging.
Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass when he came into the neighbourhood of Jericho, a certain blind man sat by the wayside begging.
King James Bible
And it came to pass, that as he was come nigh unto Jericho, a certain blind man sat by the way side begging:
Young's Literal Translation
And it came to pass, in his coming nigh to Jericho, a certain blind man was sitting beside the way begging,