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It must have been very difficult for the Jews to BELIEVE!
"You are his disciple, but we are disciples of Moses. We know that God has spoken to Moses. But as for this man, we don't know where he comes from." I and the Father are one." Therefore Jews took up stones again to stone him.



By: Donna Katzmar
Category: The Pharisees Investigate the Healing
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Jesus often healed sick persons on the Sabbath.



By: Takao Ogawa
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Why did Jesus insist on healing on the Sabbath when the Pharisees taught this was sin?
The Sabbath to Jesus` understanding was/is a day for doing good deeds.



By: Bol Joseph Agau
Category: The Pharisees Investigate the Healing
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Why did Jesus insist on healing on the Sabbath when the Pharisees taught this was sin?
The Sabbath to Jesus` understanding was/is a day for doing good.



By: Bol Joseph Agau
Category: The Pharisees Investigate the Healing
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Why did Jesus insist on healing on the Sabbath when the Pharisees taught this was sin?
In my opinion, whether Sabbath or not, Jesus being compassionate, will heal anyone. This time on Sabbath so, Jesus said that that Sabbeth is for the people and not the people for Sabbath day.



By: Kathleen Terado
Category: The Pharisees Investigate the Healing
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Why did Jesus insist on healing on the Sabbath when the Pharisees taught this was sin?
It`s like Jesus said in John 7:23 and 24; Now if a child can be circumcised on the Sabbath so that the law of Moses may not be broken, why are you angry with me for healing the whole man on the Sabbath? Stop judging by mere appearances and make a right judgment. The Pharisees were more concerned with way it looked according to their law than the rightness of the action. Jesus showing them that they were being hypocrites.



By: Patty
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The Pharisees Investigate the Healing

They brought him who had been blind to the Pharisees. It was a Sabbath when Jesus made the mud and opened his eyes. Again therefore the Pharisees also asked him how he received his sight. He said to them, "He put mud on my eyes, I washed, and I see."
Some therefore of the Pharisees said, "This man is not from God, because he doesn't keep the Sabbath." Others said, "How can a man who is a sinner do such signs?" There was division among them. Therefore they asked the blind man again, "What do you say about him, because he opened your eyes?"
He said, "He is a prophet."
The Jews therefore did not believe concerning him, that he had been blind, and had received his sight, until they called the parents of him who had received his sight, and asked them, "Is this your son, who you say was born blind? How then does he now see?"
His parents answered them, "We know that this is our son, and that he was born blind; but how he now sees, we don't know; or who opened his eyes, we don't know. He is of age. Ask him. He will speak for himself." His parents said these things because they feared the Jews; for the Jews had already agreed that if any man would confess him as Christ, he would be put out of the synagogue. Therefore his parents said, "He is of age. Ask him."
So they called the man who was blind a second time, and said to him, "Give glory to God. We know that this man is a sinner."
He therefore answered, "I don't know if he is a sinner. One thing I do know: that though I was blind, now I see."
They said to him again, "What did he do to you? How did he open your eyes?"
He answered them, "I told you already, and you didn't listen. Why do you want to hear it again? You don't also want to become his disciples, do you?"
They insulted him and said, "You are his disciple, but we are disciples of Moses. We know that God has spoken to Moses. But as for this man, we don't know where he comes from."
The man answered them, "How amazing! You don't know where he comes from, yet he opened my eyes. We know that God doesn't listen to sinners, but if anyone is a worshipper of God, and does his will, he listens to him. Since the world began it has never been heard of that anyone opened the eyes of someone born blind. If this man were not from God, he could do nothing."
They answered him, "You were altogether born in sins, and do you teach us?" They threw him out.

John 9:13-34
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