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WORLD LEPROSY DAY
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Sunday 25th January 2015 - 10:30am 

WORLD LEPROSY DAY 

Below you will find links to the 2 video's used this morning;-

Dipak's Story - http://www.leprosymission.org.uk/get-involved/world-leprosy-day-2015/dipaks-story.aspx

and

Every two minutes - http://www.leprosymission.org.uk/get-involved/world-leprosy-day-2015/every-two-minutes.aspx

 

Bible Passage

Mark 1:40–45 (Listen)

Jesus Cleanses a Leper

40 And a leper1 came to him, imploring him, and kneeling said to him, “If you will, you can make me clean.” 41 Moved with pity, he stretched out his hand and touched him and said to him, “I will; be clean.” 42 And immediately the leprosy left him, and he was made clean. 43 And Jesus2 sternly charged him and sent him away at once, 44 and said to him, “See that you say nothing to anyone, but go, show yourself to the priest and offer for your cleansing what Moses commanded, for a proof to them.” 45 But he went out and began to talk freely about it, and to spread the news, so that Jesus could no longer openly enter a town, but was out in desolate places, and people were coming to him from every quarter.

Footnotes

[1] 1:40 Leprosy was a term for several skin diseases; see Leviticus 13
[2] 1:43 Greek he; also verse 45

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