And behold, they brought to Him a paralytic, lying on a bed. And Jesus, seeing their faith, said to the paralytic, Child, be of good cheer. Your sins are forgiven you.
But turning and seeing her, Jesus said, Daughter, be comforted; your faith has saved you. And the woman was saved from that hour.
And His fame went throughout all Syria. And they brought to Him all those being badly ill suffering various diseases and torments, and those who had been possessed with demons, and those who had been moonstruck, and paralytics. And He healed them.
When Jesus heard, He marvelled and said to those who followed, Truly I say to you, I have not found such great faith, no, not in Israel.
This one heard Paul speaking; and Paul, looking intently at him, and seeing that he had faith to be healed,
A Psalm of David. A Contemplation. Blessed is the man whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.
Go, eat your bread with joy, and drink your wine with a merry heart; for God now is pleased with your works.
Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God.
I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, your transgressions, and, as a cloud, your sins; return to Me; for I have redeemed you.
but this shall be the covenant that I will cut with the house of Israel: After those days, says Jehovah, I will put My Law in their inward parts, and write it in their hearts; and I will be their God, and they shall be My people.
And evening coming on, they brought to Him many who had been possessed with demons. And He cast out the spirits with a word, and healed all who were sick
But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins, then He said to the paralytic, Arise, take up your bed and go to your house.
And at evening, when the sun set, they brought all those who were diseased to Him, and those who had been demon-possessed.
And again He entered into Capernaum after some days. And it was heard that He was in a house.
And He said to her, Daughter, your faith has made you well. Go in peace, and be whole from your plague.
And behold, men carrying, on a cot, a man who was paralyzed. And they sought to bring him in and to lay him before Him.
Therefore I say to you, Her sins, which are many, are forgiven, for she loved much. But to whom little is forgiven, he loves little.
I have spoken these things to you so that you might have peace in Me. In the world you shall have tribulation, but be of good cheer. I have overcome the world.
So as to carry out the sick into the streets and place them on cots and mattresses, so that at least the shadow of Peter passing by might overshadow some of them.
Therefore be it known to you, men, brothers, that through this One the forgiveness of sins is announced to you.
so that even handkerchiefs or aprons from his skin being brought onto the sick, the diseases were released, and the evil spirits went out of them.
Even as David also says of the blessedness of the man to whom God imputes righteousness without works,
And not only so, but we also rejoice in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom we have now received the reconciliation.
giving thanks to the Father, who has made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light.
But someone will say, You have faith, and I have works. Show me your faith without your works, and I will show you my faith from my works.