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John 5:9

9 At once the man was cured; he picked up his mat and walked. The day on which this took place was a Sabbath,

Read John 5:9 Using Other Translations

And immediately the man was made whole, and took up his bed, and walked: and on the same day was the sabbath.
And at once the man was healed, and he took up his bed and walked. Now that day was the Sabbath.
Instantly, the man was healed! He rolled up his sleeping mat and began walking! But this miracle happened on the Sabbath,

What does John 5:9 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
John 5:9

And immediately the man was made whole
As soon as ever the words were spoken by Christ, such power went with them, as restored the man to perfect health; and he finding himself to be quite well, rose up directly:

and took up his bed and walked;
which may be expressive of a sinner's rising from the bed of sin, and taking up the cross, or carrying the body of sin and death with him; and walking by faith in Christ, as he has received him:

and on the same day was the sabbath;
which is remarked, for the sake of what follows.

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