the LORD gives sight to the blind. The LORD lifts up those who are weighed down. The LORD loves the righteous.
"Then the eyes of the blind will be opened, and the ears of the deaf unblocked;
On that day the deaf will hear the words of a scroll, and out of gloom and darkness the eyes of the blind will see.
"Listen, you deaf people, and look up, you blind people, so you may see!
to open blind eyes and to bring out those who are bound from their cells, and those sitting in darkness from prison.
So he answered them, "Go and tell John what you have observed and heard: the blind see, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear again, the dead are raised, and the destitute hear the good news.
"The Spirit of the Lord is upon me; he has anointed me to tell the good news to the poor. He has sent me to announce release to the prisoners and recovery of sight to the blind, to set oppressed people free,
Then Jesus said, "I have come into this world to judge it, so that those who are blind may see and so that those who see may become blind."
Ever since creation it has never been heard that anyone healed the eyes of a man who was born blind.
Others were saying, "These are not the words of a man who is demon-possessed. A demon cannot open the eyes of the blind, can it?"
But some of them said, "Surely the one who opened the eyes of the blind man could have kept this man from dying, couldn't he?"
You will help them understand and turn them from darkness to light and from Satan's control to God, so that their sins will be forgiven and they will receive a share among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'