John 9 Devotional Commentary

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John 9:4

Christ only had a small window of opportunity in His earthly walk, to work the works of the Father Who sent Him. Christ had come into the world to be the light of the world and to be the One Whose death, burial, and Resurrection would reconcile the world back to Himself so that all who believe in Him could be presented faultless and blameless before Him.

Christ had come into the world to

John 9:5

God is Light, and He is the Creator of light. He the Sustainer of light and Giver of light. He is the Light shining in the darkness, and He is the light of life. Only the incarnate God can authoritatively proclaim, "I am the Light of the world." Only He is able to lift the one that is dead in trespasses and sins out of deep darkness that has permeated man's soul. Only He can transfer the one that is dead in sin and engulfed in darkness into the read more...

John 9:25

What a wonderful testimony we have from this man that was blind: one thing I know, once I was blind but now I see. This man offers a clear undeniable witness to the truth. His impaired vision had been restored and he was able to clearly see the trap into which the Pharisees were about to fall..

These proud leaders of the Jews were seeking to discredit the Lord Jesus. They questioned the man about his healing testimony, read more...