The Paralytic: Hoping, Healing, and Heralding

The Paralytic: Hoping, Healing, and Heralding

On the third Sunday after Holy Pascha, we hear the story of Jesus healing the Paralytic at Bethsaida (John 5:1-15). This passage is taken from what Biblical scholars have designated as “The Book of Signs,” i.e. John 1:19 through John 12. It precedes “The Book of Glory,” which deals with...

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THIS is a Statement That We Need to Eradicate

THIS is a Statement That We Need to Eradicate

Listen Now. We will now be including the daily reading of Epistle and Gospel with The Prayer Team. The Sunday of the Paralytic After this there was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now there is in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate a pool, in Hebrew...

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Sunday of the Paralytic

Sunday of the Paralytic

Metropolitan Anthony Bloom †   In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost. We have heard today in the Gospel of a man who for thirty eight years had laid paralysed. The only thing that separated him from healing was the possibility to reach the waters,...

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