What is the message of Jesus healing the blind man?
Jesus opposed this judgmental attitude that assigned physical ailments to specific sins. Jesus said that neither the blind man nor his parents had sinned. The purpose of the blindness was that “the works of God should be revealed in him,” (John 9:3).
Who did Jesus heal with a word?
Jesus said to him, “I will go and heal him.” The centurion replied, “Lord, I do not deserve to have you come under my roof. But just say the word, and my servant will be healed. For I myself am a man under authority, with soldiers under me.
What does the Bible say about Capernaum?
Capernaum became his home and the Bible calls it Jesus’ “own city”. Matthew 4:13 tells us that Jesus left Nazareth and went to live in Capernaum after meeting temptation in the wilderness. Here he met James, John, Peter, Andrew all fishermen and Matthew a tax collector, five of his future disciples.
Why did God heal the blind man?
The prophet Elisha told Naaman the leper to wash seven times in the Jordan River and he would be healed (2 Kings 5:9-14). Naaman was furious because he wanted Elisha to call on the Lord, wave his hand over him, and cure him that way.
How many times did Jesus heal the blind in the New Testament?
Jesus’ ocular miracles are identified in three incidents. According to the New Testament, Jesus cured blind men in Jericho, Bethsaida and Siloam.
What were Jesus first two miracles?
The Miracles of Jesus
- The raising of the widow’s son.
- The feeding of the 5,000.
- The healing of a paralysed man.
- The stilling of the storm.
- The resurrection.