Amazed or Perplexed?

Matthew 12:22-37

Do you rejoice in seeing good things happen to others? What is your reaction when you see people get healed in Jesus name?

This is the subject of this passage. Two groups of people in the crowd watching and saw Jesus miraculously cure a blind and dumb man! Most of the people were amazed (v.23) yet there was a small group of onlookers called Pharisees (v.24) those religious leaders set-out to trap Jesus. Were they cyncial because they were jealous? Did they want to be in the limelight and Jesus was aledgedly stealing it from them? Continue reading