They brought (proseperon). Imperfect, "were bringing," graphic picture made very vivid by the details in Mark 2:1-4 and Luke 5:17 . "Lying on a bed" (stretched on a couch), perfect passive participle, a little bed or couch (klinidion) in Luke 5:19 , "a pallet" (krabato) in Mark 2:4Mark 2:9Mark 2:11 . Thy sins are forgiven (apientai). Present passive indicative (aoristic present). Luke ( Luke 5:21 ) has apewntai, Doric and Ionic perfect passive indicative for the Attic apeintai, one of the dialectical forms appearing in the Koin.