Tag Archives: Miracles

The Glorified Human Body

Father Cassilly describes the resurrected, glorified human body: “As Christ’s body shone in the resurrection so will ours, for His rising is a type of ours. In heaven there will be no need of sun or moon, for the Lamb … Continue reading

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A Man Born Blind

St. John tells of the time when Jesus Christ healed a man who was born blind: “And as Jesus passed by, he saw a man which was blind from his birth” (Jn 9:1). St. Augustine offers this allegorical interpretation: “The … Continue reading

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Presumptive Certainty of Reaching Paradise

Father Frassinetti states that, although we cannot have infallible certainty that we are in a state of grace, we can have “a presumptive certainty, which is a sufficient assurance for us, and keeps us in peace and tranquillity.” “Is not … Continue reading

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How Christ Loves

“He [Christ] was not satisfied with healing those who came to Him the lame and the diseased and the blind at a distance. He chose to come in personal contact with the afflicted, making clay and spreading it on the … Continue reading

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The Raising of Lazarus

Father Girardey recounts a tenth narrative, The Raising of Lazarus (Jn 11:1-45): “There was a certain man sick, named Lazarus, of Bethania, of the town of Mary and Martha, her sister.” The sister sent word to Jesus, saying, “Lord, behold, … Continue reading

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The Healing of an Epileptic Boy

Father Girardey discusses a ninth narrative, The Healing of an Epileptic Boy (Mk 9:14-29; Lk 9:37-43), which took place after Jesus had come down from the mountain where He was transfigured: “And one of the multitude, answering, said: Master, I … Continue reading

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Jairus’ Daughter and a Woman’s Faith

Father Girardey relates an eighth narrative. This one concerns Jairus’ Daughter and a Woman’s Faith (Mt 9:18-25; Mk 5:22-43; Lk 8:41-56): “There cometh one of the rulers of the synagogue, named Jairus, and seeing Jesus, he falleth down at His … Continue reading

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