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Article: Faith of the Centurion

faith2In studying the words of Jesus I marveled as I read only 2 chapters.  For in these two chapters I believe we discover an important truth.  In Matt 8:13 “and Jesus said unto the centurion, Go thy way, and as thou has believed,so be it unto thee.”  He had not found such faith in all Israel as this centurion had shown.

Now look at Matthew 9:2, “and behold they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed.  And Jesus, seeing their faith said unto the sick of the palsy…”  These words first forgave his sins, and then healed him.  Why?  Because He saw their faith!  Now turn to Matt 9:22.  Here Jesus is talking to the woman Continue reading