Acts 3:8

And he leaping up stood, and walked, and entered with them into the temple, walking, and leaping, and praising God.
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Erasmus of Rotterdam

AD 1536
And leaping and praising God: To conceal the kind deeds of God is a matter of ingratitude; to attribute them to human endeavor is impiety.

John Chrysostom

AD 407
Observe how restless he is, in the eagerness of his delight, at the same time shutting the mouths of the Jews. Also, that he leaped, was to prevent the suspicion of hypocrisy; for after all, this was beyond the possibility of deception. For if previously he was totally unable to walk, even when hunger pressed hard (and indeed he would not have chosen to share with his bearers the proceeds of his begging, if he had been able to manage for himself), this holds still more in the present case. And how should he have feigned in behalf of those who had given him no alms? But the man was grateful, even after his recovery. And thus on either side his faith is shown, both by his thankfulness, and by the recent event. And leaping and praising God: not admiring them, but God that wrought by them. The man was grateful. ...

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. - 2 Peter 1:20

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