|“||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.||”|
Jesus used these words to show not only that he was fulfilling the prophecy of Isaiah 61, but also, he was actually prophesying that his adversaries would say these words even as he hung on the cross at his crucifixion. 
- ↑ Martin, Gary. "Physician, heal thyself". The Phrase Finder. http://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/281850.html. Retrieved 2008-12-05.
- ↑ E. D. Hirsch, Jr., Joseph F. Kett and James Trefil, ed (2002). "Physician, heal thyself". The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. ISBN 0-618-22647-8. OCLC 50166721. http://www.bartleby.com/59/1/physicianhea.html. Retrieved 2008-12-05.
3. Matthew 27:42 - He saved others; himself he cannot save. If he be the King of Israel, let him now come down from the cross, and we will believe him. Mark 15:31 - Likewise also the chief priests mocking said among themselves with the scribes, He saved others; himself he cannot save. Luke 23:35 - And the people stood beholding. And the rulers also with them derided [him], saying, He saved others; let him save himself, if he be Christ, the chosen of God.
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