Matthew 9:1-8

Jesus Heals a Paralytic

1And getting into a boat he crossed over and came to a  his own city. 2 b  And behold, some people brought to him a paralytic, lying on a bed. And when Jesus c  saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, d  “Take heart, my son; e  your sins are forgiven.” 3And behold, some of the scribes said to themselves f  This man is blaspheming.” 4But Jesus g  knowing
Some manuscripts perceiving
their thoughts, said, Why do you think evil in your hearts?
5For which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven,’ or to say, ‘Rise and walk’? 6But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins—he then said to the paralyticRise, pick up your bed and go home.” 7And he rose and went home. 8When the crowds saw it, i  they were afraid, and j  they glorified God, who had k  given such authority to men.

Luke 5:17-26

Jesus Heals a Paralytic

17On one of those days, as he was teaching, Pharisees and l  teachers of the law were sitting there, who had come from every village of Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem. And m  the power of the Lord was with him to heal.
Some manuscripts was present to heal them
18 o  And behold, some men were bringing p  on a bed a man who was paralyzed, and they were seeking to bring him in and lay him before Jesus, 19but finding no way to bring him in, because of the crowd, they went up on q  the roof and let him down with his bed r  through the tiles into the midst before Jesus. 20And s  when he saw their faith, he said, Man t  your sins are forgiven you.” 21And the scribes and the Pharisees began to question, saying, “Who is this who speaks u  blasphemies? v  Who can forgive sins but God alone?” 22When Jesus w  perceived their thoughts, he answered them, Why do you question in your hearts? 23Which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven you,’ or to say, ‘Rise and walk’? 24But that you may know that x  the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins—he said to the man who was paralyzed“I say to you, rise, pick up your bed and go home.” 25And immediately he rose up before them and picked up what he had been lying on and went home y  glorifying God. 26And amazement seized them all, and they z  glorified God and were filled aa  with awe, saying, “We have seen extraordinary things today.”

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