A Day for Healing by John C. Brunt

By John C. Brunt

Jesus stated to him, “Stand up, take your mat and walk”/(John 5:8, NRSV).

Jesus’ activities usually transgressed the rabbinical legislation of His day…but by no means so purposefully as while he played miracles of therapeutic at the Sabbath. The Gospels list 5 particular Sabbath acts of therapeutic played by way of Jesus. each used to be intentional. each had a objective. each exhibit whatever approximately who Jesus... each underscore the importance of salvation and therapeutic that He got here to bring.

A Day for therapeutic examines those miracles with the rationale of supporting Sabbath-keepers comprehend what Jesus was once attempting to educate us, and to illustrate what the Sabbath is─and what it's not. Jesus, through note and motion, demonstrates that salvation lies on the very middle of the Sabbath. it's not an afternoon for principles. Sabbath is an afternoon once we obtain God’s therapeutic. yet it’s greater than that. As we obtain therapeutic we're known as to hold at the paintings of Jesus through delivering the therapeutic leaves of the tree of lifestyles to a hurting, determined world.

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