Lucas 4:23 Jesus said to them, “Surely you will quote this proverb to me: `Physician, heal yourself! Do here in your home town what we have heard that you did in Capernaum.’“
Lucas 4:24 “I tell you the truth,” he continued, “no prophet is accepted in his home town.
Lucas 4:25 I assure you that there were many widows in Israel in Elijah’s time, when the sky was shut for three and a half years and there was a severe famine throughout the land.
Lucas 4:26 Yet Elijah was not sent to any of them, but to a widow in Zarephath in the region of Sidon.
Lucas 4:27 And there were many in Israel with leprosy [The Greek word was used for various diseases affecting the skin — not necessarily leprosy.] in the time of Elisha the prophet, yet not one of them was cleansed — only Naaman the Syrian.”