Matthew 9:1-6 CSB

The Son of Man Forgives and Heals

1 So He got into a boat, crossed over, and came to His own town.

References for Matthew 9:1

      2 Just then some mena brought to Him a paralytic lying on a stretcher. Seeing their faith, Jesus told the paralytic, "Have courage, son, your sins are forgiven."

      References for Matthew 9:2

        • a 9:2 - Lit then they
          3 At this, some of the scribes said among themselves, "He's blaspheming!"
          4 But perceiving their thoughts, Jesus said, "Why are you thinking evil things in your hearts? b

          References for Matthew 9:4

            • b 9:4 - Or minds
              5 For which is easier: to say, 'Your sins are forgiven,' or to say, 'Get up and walk'?
              6 But so you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins" -then He told the paralytic, "Get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home."