- Consider how different the people were who received healing, and how different our Lord’s methods with them were.
What does this teach us concerning:
(a) his power, and
(b) our work for him?
- What was so remarkable in the centurion’s faith as to elicit Christ’s great commendation?
Contrast John 4:48. Note how the statement of verses 11, 12 anticipates the revolutionary developments recorded in the Acts. See Acts13:45-48.
- Verses 18-22. Why did our Lord leave the crowds, and why did he check two would-be disciples?
Cf. Luke 14:25-27.