34So Jesus had compassion on them, and touched their eyes: and immediately their eyes received sight, and they followed him.
34 Verse 34. So Jesus had compassion on them] επλαγχνιαθεις, He
was moved with tender pity. The tender pity of Christ met the
earnest cry of the blind men, and their immediate cure was the
They followed him.] As a proof of the miracle that was wrought,
and of the gratitude which they felt to their benefactor. For
other particulars of this miraculous cure,
See Clarke on Mr 10:46, &c.
Reader, whosoever thou art, act in behalf of thy soul as these
blind men did in behalf of their sight, and thy salvation is sure.
Apply to the Son of David; lose not a moment; he is passing by,
and thou art passing into eternity, and probably wilt never have a
more favourable opportunity than the present. The Lord increase
thy earnestness and faith!