22 “The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eyes are healthy,[a] your whole body will be full of light.

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  1. Matthew 6:22 The Greek for healthy here implies generous.
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22 The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.

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23 But if your eyes are unhealthy,[a] your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness!

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  1. Matthew 6:23 The Greek for unhealthy here implies stingy.
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23 But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!

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