Mark 8:22 Commentary - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments
§ 72. GRADUAL CURING OF THE BLIND MAN, Mar 8:22-26 .
This miracle is related by Mark alone.
22. A blind man It is clear from Mar 8:24 that he had not been born blind. Besought him to touch him There was evidently no doubt on their part that a touch from our Lord would do the deed.
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Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments
Daniel D. Whedon (1808-1885) was a prominent university professor, theologian, and author. He served as Professor of Ancient Languages at Wesleyan University in Connecticut; as Professor of Rhetoric at the University of Michigan; and as editor of the Methodist Quarterly Review from 1856 to1884. He authored numerous books including Commentary on the New Testament (New York: Carlton & Porter, 1860); Commentary on the Old Testament (New York: Nelson & Phillips, 1873); What is Arminianism? (Toronto: W. Briggs, 1879); and Essays, Reviews, and Discourses (New York: Phillips & Hunt, 1887).