a shorter form of "paralysis." Many persons thus afflicted were cured by our Lord ( Matthew 4:24 ; 8:5-13 ; 9:2-7 ; Mark 2:3-11 ; Luke 7:2-10 ; John 5:5-7 ) and the apostles ( Acts 8:7 ; Acts 9:33 Acts 9:34 ).
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Palsy". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".