The Life of St. John the Theologian – Chapter 6

The Life and Struggles of the
Holy Apostle and Evangelist
John the Theologian

CHAPTER 6

HEALING OF THE PARALYTIC

“Dioscorides then brought us back to his house and set a tale before us. When we ate and rejoiced over the salvation of the brethren, we went out again to teach the people. As we passed through a certain neighborhood, we came upon a man who had been completely paralyzed for twelve years. When the paralytic caught sight of John, he immediately cried: ‘Have mercy on me, O disciple of God!’ John then approached him and said: ‘In the name of Jesus Christ, receive thy health!’ At once the sick man rose up and gave thanks and glory to God.

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