New International Version (NIV)
and the people all tried to touch him, because power was coming from him and healing them all.
New Living Translation (NLT)
Everyone tried to touch him, because healing power went out from him, and he healed everyone.
New King James Version (NKJV)
And the whole multitude sought to touch Him, for power went out from Him and healed them all.
World English Bible (WEB)
All the multitude sought to touch him, for power came out of him and healed them all.
In this verse, Jesus is described as having a powerful presence that is able to bring about healing in those who come into contact with him. The verse suggests that Jesus has a special power or authority that enables him to heal people and restore them to health.
The verse is often interpreted as a reminder of the miraculous nature of Jesus’ ministry and the transformative power of his presence. It can also be seen as a message about the importance of seeking out Jesus and seeking his healing touch in times of need.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. All rights reserved.
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