Only God had the authority to forgive sins--not even the Messiah was ever credited with such authority in Jewish thought.from Spirit & Gospel in Mark by M. Robert Mansfield.
Book Meme from James Tauber
- Grab the nearest book.
- Open it to page 56.
- Find the fifth sentence.
- Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.
- Don't dig for your favorite book, the cool book, or the intellectual one: pick the CLOSEST."