Luke 4:14-30 King James Version (KJV)
14 And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit into
Galilee: and there went out a fame of him through
all the region round about.
15 And he taught in their synagogues, being glorified
16 And he came to Nazareth, where he had been
brought up: and, as his custom was, he went into
the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up for
17 And there was delivered unto him the book of
the prophet Esaias. And when he had opened the
book, he found the place where it was written,
18 The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he
hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor;
he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to
preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering
of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are
19 To preach the acceptable year of the Lord.
20 And he closed the book, and he gave it again to
the minister, and sat down. And the eyes of all
them that were in the synagogue were fastened on
21 And he began to say unto them, This day is this
scripture fulfilled in your ears.
22 And all bare him witness, and wondered at the
gracious words which proceeded out of his mouth.
And they said, Is not this Joseph’s son?
23 And he said unto them, Ye will surely say unto
me this proverb, Physician, heal thyself: whatsoever
we have heard done in Capernaum, do also here
in thy country.
24 And he said, Verily I say unto you, No prophet is
accepted in his own country.
25 But I tell you of a truth, many widows were in
Israel in the days of Elias, when the heaven was
shut up three years and six months, when great
famine was throughout all the land;
26 But unto none of them was Elias sent, save unto
Sarepta, a city of Sidon, unto a woman that was a
27 And many lepers were in Israel in the time of
Eliseus the prophet; and none of them was
cleansed, saving Naaman the Syrian.
28 And all they in the synagogue, when they heard
these things, were filled with wrath,
29 And rose up, and thrust him out of the city, and
led him unto the brow of the hill whereon their city
was built, that they might cast him down headlong.
30 But he passing through the midst of them went