Tag: healing

The Man Born Blind

Christianity, Post-a-Day, Religion, Scripture, Spirituality, Theology
Sermon on the Man Born Blind Today’s Gospel Lesson brings to us the man born blind.  The scripture we heard tells us the story from the beginning-Jesus offering healing--to the end-dealing with the community after this extraordinary event.  In general, we are familiar with stories of Jesus healing people.  What really makes this story unique is what happens after the blind man is healed.  Let me refresh your memory… The “Jews” did not believe that the man had been born blind.  And please, don’t think it was all Jews, but really it was a few leaders. They called in his parents the parents said something to the effect of, “Y’all are nuts!  He was born blind and you can ask him yourself.” They called the man back and continued to argue and interrogate him finally ending with what can