Jesus Healing the Leper by Jean-Marie Melchior Doze, 1864
In this lesson we will focus on some of the parables taught by Our Lord in the course of His three years of public life; additionally, we will focus on some of the miracles wrought by our Blessed Lord. And, likewise, we will comment on the Sermon on the Mount as well as the Bread of Life Discourse.
On the Miracles Wrought by Jesus Christ
On leaving the synagogue Jesus entered the house of Simon and Andrew with James and John. Simon’s mother-in-law lay sick with a fever. They immediately told him about her. He approached, grasped her hand, and helped her up. Then the fever left her and she waited on them. When it was evening, after sunset,they brought to him all who were ill or possessed by demons. The whole town was gathered at the door. He cured many who were sick with various diseases,and he drove out many demons, not permitting them to speak because they knew him. Rising very early before dawn, he left and went off to a deserted place, where he prayed. Simon and those who were with him pursued him and on finding him said, “Everyone is looking for you.” He told them, “Let us go on to the nearby villag>>...