17And coming down with them, He stood on a level place.
And a crowd of His disciples, and a great multitude of people from all Judea and
Jerusalem, and the sea coast of Tyre and Sidon (who came to hear Him and to be
healed of their diseases) were there;
18also those tormented by unclean spirits; and they were
19And all the crowd sought to touch Him, for power went
out of Him and healed them all.
- People from all countries naturally followed and came to Jesus, for they knew
that Jesus / God had their best interest at heart, as He taught them and healed
- This passage also speaks about, those tormented by
unclean spirits; and they were healed. Linking the need for healing,
either physically or emotionally with being tormented by unclean spirits.
- FYI - The city of Tyre was a fortified city and Sidon was
an independent and prosperous city.