Jamieson, Fausset, and Brown
And he took the blind man by the hand, and led him out of the town—Of the deaf and dumb man it is merely said that "He took him aside" (Mark 7:33); but this blind man He led by the hand out of the town, doing it Himself rather than employing another—great humility, exclaims BENGEL—that He might gain his confidence and raise his expectation.
and when be had spit on his eyes—the organ affected—See on Mark 7:33.
and put his hands upon him, he asked him if he saw aught.
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