35And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.
35 Verse 35. Jesus went about all the cities and villages] Of
Galilee. See on Mt 4:23, 24. A real minister of Jesus Christ,
after his example, is neither detained in one place by a
comfortable provision made by some, nor discouraged from pursuing
his work by the calumny and persecution of others. It is proper
to remark, that, wherever Christ comes, the proofs of his presence
evidently appear: he works none but salutary and beneficial
miracles, because his ministry is a ministry of salvation.
Among the people.] εντωλαω. This clause is omitted by about
fifty MSS., several of them of the first antiquity and authority;
by the Complutensian, and by Bengel; by both the Syriac, both the
Arabic, both the Persic; the Ethiopic, Gothic, Saxon, and all the
Itala, except four. Griesbach has left it out of the text.