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,
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!