During the course of His ministry, Jesus performed more than 40 miracles, including healing the sick, changing the natural elements of nature and even raising people from the dead.
Matthew 21:14 The blind and the lame came to him at the temple, and he healed them.
There are twenty-two stories of healing recorded in the synoptic gospels. Of these twenty-two, fifteen of these healing accounts tell stories of Jesus ‘ ministry to the 2 Page 12 marginalized.
According to the Gospel of John, 9:1–12, Jesus saw a man who had been blind since birth. Like the Lord God who formed Adam from the dust of the earth, Jesus makes clay and creates a new man . “Go,” he told him, “wash in the Pool of Siloam” (this word means “Sent”). So the man went and washed, and came home seeing.
The earliest version is in the Gospel of Mark (10:46–52) which tells of the cure of a blind beggar named Bartimaeus (literally “Son of Timaeus”). He is one of the few recipients of healing whose names evangelists let us know.
“Neither this man nor his parents sinned ,” said Jesus, “but this happened so that the work of God might be displayed in his life.
According to Mark’s account, when Jesus came to Bethsaida, a town in Galilee, he was asked to heal a blind man. Jesus took the man by the hand and led him out of the town, put some spittle on his eyes, and laid hands on him. Jesus repeated the procedure, resulting in clear and perfect eyesight.
In the Bible , St. Paul (Saul of Tarsus) was struck blind by a light from heaven. Three days later his vision was restored by a “laying on of hands.” The circumstances surrounding his blindness represent an important episode in the history of religion.
Gospel association In the Synoptic Gospels, Jesus is said to have approached the area near the city, but without entering the city itself. Jesus , while in this area, asked his closest disciples who they thought he was.
The three types of healings are cures where an ailment is cured, exorcisms where demons are cast away and the resurrection of the dead.
In summary, Jesus was an influential intercessor with God, the one and only healer . Jesus ‘ role was that of a folk healer who acted perfectly in accord with folk traditions of his Middle Eastern culture. The results of Jesus ‘ healing activities in each case were that he indeed did restore mean- ing to people’s lives.
The transformation of water into wine at the Marriage at Cana or Wedding at Cana is the first miracle attributed to Jesus in the Gospel of John.
“Be clean!” Instantly he was healed of his leprosy . Then Jesus said to him, “See that you don’t tell anyone. But go, show yourself to the priest and offer the gift Moses commanded, as a testimony to them.” In Mark and Luke instead he went out and began to talk freely, spreading the news.
‘ Jesus stopped, and said, “Call him.” Then they called the blind man , saying to him, “Take courage!
Lazarus of Bethany, also known as Saint Lazarus or Lazarus of the Four Days , venerated in the Eastern Orthodox Church as (Righteous) Lazarus the Four Days Dead after he rose again, is the subject of a prominent sign of Jesus in the Gospel of John, in which Jesus restores him to life four days after his death.