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The Healing of the Paralytic
Matthew 9.1-8

‘Authority’ has had a bad press, in much of the world, for a hundred years and more now. It goes together, in the popular mind, with nasty ideas like ‘repression’, ‘human rights abuses’, and such like. Think of ‘the authorities’, and what do you see? Policemen, perhaps. Judges, looking stern and solemn, and ready to send you to prison. Faceless civil servants and bureaucrats, making laws and regulations which seem designed to make life difficult for ordinary people like you...

Taken from Matthew for Everyone – by Tom Wright

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