Which is easier to forgive or to heal the paralytic?
Three Point Summary
1. We need to see ourselves in the paralytic. Every time we sin, we get paralyze to love others. It could also be the root cause of our physical illness.
2. In the case of this paralytic, it is his sin that has caused his physical illness. That is why Jesus needed to forgive his sins first.
3. Which is easier to forgive or to heal the paralytic? It is easier to pronounce forgiveness but because there is no evidence of that, Jesus needed to perform a healing miracle to prove that He has forgiven the paralytic.